COLOMBO, Sri Lanka (Tue, Oct. 02) - India wins their last Super 8 match against South Africa by just 1 run in a thriller today here at R. Premadasa Stadium, Colombo. Despite the victory India couldn't qualify for the knock-out stage as Pakistan were ahead in terms of net run rate (NRR).
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Pakistan confirm their berth in the semi-finals courtesy to brave fight by South Africa
Now Pakistan will meet Sri Lanka, who topped the Group 1 points table, in the semi-final on Thursday (October 04); while Australia will take on West Indies on Friday (October 05) before the winners of the respective semi-finals will face each other in the final of the tournament on Sunday (October 07).
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