T20 World Cup Points Table 2022
Last Updated: 4:22pm November 6, 2022.
Standings are updated with the completion of each game.
- M: The number of matches played.
- W: The number of matches won.
- L: The number of matches lost.
- T: The number of matches tied.
- N/R: The number of matches abandoned.
- PT: Number of points awarded.
- NRR: Net Run Rate
T20 World Cup Points Table
The 2022 T20 World Cup points table will feature 16 of the top teams in the world as they fight for the coveted trophy over a gruelling schedule for over a month. According to the format, eight low-ranked teams will play in the first round of the competition. The eight teams are in two groups of four teams each.
The aim of the teams in the first round would be to finish within the top 2 in the T20 World Cup points table in their particular groups in order to qualify for the next round, the Super 12s stage.
Eight teams in the first round include Sri Lanka, Netherlands, Namibia and UAE in Group A. Meanwhile, West Indies, Ireland, Zimbabwe and Scotland in Group B. As a result, The top two teams in the T20 World Cup standings at the end of the first round will move on to the next round, where they will join the top eight T20 playing nations.
Australia, England, New Zealand and Afghanistan along with the winners of Group A and runners-up of Group B are in Group 1 of the Super 12s. Similarly, Group B winners and Group A runners-up will join Pakistan, India, South Africa and Bangladesh in Group 2 of the Super 12s round.
Moreover, the top two teams in the T20 World Cup 2022 points table from each group at the end of the Super 12s stage will qualify for the semi-finals of the tournament. Group 1 winners will lock horns with Group 2 runners-up, while Group 2 winners will face Group 1 runners-up in the semi-finals of the mega-event. Consequently, the winners of both semi-finals will qualify for the final of the competition. The final is scheduled to be held at Melbourne Cricket Ground on 13 November.
T20 World Cup Groups
8 teams, divided into two groups are in the first round of the competition. The top two teams from each group will qualify for the next round.
|Group A||Group B|
|Sri Lanka||West Indies|
|Group 1||Group 2|
|New Zealand||South Africa|
|Winners Group A||Winners Group B|
|Runners-up Group B||Runners-up Group A|
Points Criteria for Group Matches:
The group stages (first round and Super 12s) of the T20 World Cup 2022 will be played according to the rules and regulations of the International Cricket Council (ICC).
The points system for the group stages of the tournament will be according to any ICC-authorized event. This means that the winner of the match will be awarded two points while zero points will be awarded for a loss. In case the match ends in no result, both teams will be awarded one point each. If the match ends in a tie, Super Over will be played in order to decide the winner.
In case of a Super Over, both teams will play one over each and the team with more runs will be awarded the win and subsequently two points. If the Super Over ends in a tie, continuous Super Overs will be played until there is a result.
The T20 World Cup rankings in the group stages will be determined according to the following criteria:
- At first, the team with most points at the end of the group stage will be guaranteed the first spot in the points table.
- If teams are equal on points at the top of the table, then the team with a higher net run rate will finish in the first position.
- In case of multiple teams finishing on equal points and net run rate, then the team with most wins will finish higher.
- In case the above-stated criteria is also equal, the team with fewer losses will finish higher.
- If teams are still inseparable, then the head-to-head result will determine the standings in the 2022 T20 World Cup points table.
All teams within a group will face each other once. Accordingly, the top two teams will qualify for the mega-event semi-finals.
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