Ireland stunned two-time champion West Indies with a nine-wicket win on Friday to qualify for the Super 12 stage. The West Indies failed to make the second round of the men’s T20 World Cup for the first time since 2007.
Meanwhile, Zimbabwe beat Scotland by five wickets to become the second team from Group B to qualify for the Super 12 stage. Zimbabwe, which finished first in its group due to high Net Run Rate, has been placed in India’s Group while Ireland, by virtue of being second, is in Australia’s group.
T20 World Cup Points Table Group A
Here are the Group B standings after six matches.
GROUP B - POINTS TABLE
GROUP B - RESULTS
Zimbabwe beat Scotland by five wickets - October 21 - Bellerive Oval, Hobart
Ireland beat West Indies by nine wickets - October 21 - Bellerive Oval, Hobart
West Indies beat Zimbabwe by 31 runs - October 19 - Bellerive Oval, Hobart
Ireland beat Scotland by 6 wickets - October 19 - Bellerive Oval, Hobart
Zimbabwe beat Ireland by 31 runs - October 17 - Bellerive Oval, Hobart
Scotland beat West Indies by 42 runs - October 17 - Bellerive Oval, Hobart