Points table for matches completed by 15 Jun 2009
Points by match: Group A
|6 Jun 2009||India||2||Bangladesh||0||Table | Match|
|8 Jun 2009||Ireland||2||Bangladesh||0||Table | Match|
|10 Jun 2009||India||2||Ireland||0||Table | Match|
Points by match: Group B
|5 Jun 2009||Netherlands||2||England||0||Table | Match|
|7 Jun 2009||England||2||Pakistan||0||Table | Match|
|9 Jun 2009||Pakistan||2||Netherlands||0||Table | Match|
Points by match: Group C
|6 Jun 2009||West Indies||2||Australia||0||Table | Match|
|8 Jun 2009||Sri Lanka||2||Australia||0||Table | Match|
|10 Jun 2009||Sri Lanka||2||West Indies||0||Table | Match|
Points by match: Group D
|6 Jun 2009||New Zealand||2||Scotland||0||Table | Match|
|7 Jun 2009||South Africa||2||Scotland||0||Table | Match|
|9 Jun 2009||South Africa||2||New Zealand||0||Table | Match|
Points by match: Group E
|11 Jun 2009||South Africa||2||England||0||Table | Match|
|12 Jun 2009||West Indies||2||India||0||Table | Match|
|13 Jun 2009||South Africa||2||West Indies||0||Table | Match|
|14 Jun 2009||England||2||India||0||Table | Match|
|15 Jun 2009||West Indies||2||England||0||Table | Match|
Points by match: Group F
|11 Jun 2009||New Zealand||2||Ireland||0||Table | Match|
|12 Jun 2009||Sri Lanka||2||Pakistan||0||Table | Match|
|13 Jun 2009||Pakistan||2||New Zealand||0||Table | Match|
|14 Jun 2009||Sri Lanka||2||Ireland||0||Table | Match|
|15 Jun 2009||Pakistan||2||Ireland||0||Table | Match|
The following points system will apply:
Tie or no result 1
In the event of a tied match in the Group stage or Super Eight Series the teams shall compete in a one over per side eliminator to determine the winner. If weather conditions prevent the one over eliminator from being completed, the result will be a tie and the points allocated accordingly.
In the event of teams finishing on equal points in its Group, the right to play in the Super Eight Series will be decided in the following order of priority:
Super Eight Series
In the event of teams finishing on equal points at the end of the Super Eight Series, the right to play in the semi-final will be decided in the following order of priority:
If a semi-final is tied, the teams shall compete in a one over per side eliminator to determine which team progresses to the Final. Refer attached Appendix 7. If following a tie, weather conditions prevent the one over eliminator from being completed, or if the match is a no result, then the team which progresses to the Final shall be determined as follows:
In the event of a tied Final, the teams shall compete in a one over per side eliminator to determine which team is the winner. Refer attached Appendix 7. If weather conditions prevent the one over eliminator from being completed, the teams shall be declared joint winners. In the event of a no result, provided weather conditions permit, the teams shall compete in a one over per side eliminator to determine which team is the winner. If weather conditions do not permit, the teams shall be declared joint winners.
Net Run Rate
A team‟s net run rate is calculated by deducting from the average runs per over scored by that team throughout the relevant portion of the competition, the average runs per over scored against that team throughout the relevant portion of the competition.
In the event of a team being all out in less than its full quota of overs, the calculation of the net run rate of both teams shall be based on the full quota of overs to which the batting team would have been entitled and not on the number of overs in which the team was dismissed.
Only those matches where results are achieved will count for the purpose of net run rate calculations. Where a match is abandoned, but a result is achieved under Duckworth/Lewis, for net run rate purposes Team 1 will be accredited with Team 2‟s Par Score on abandonment off the same number of overs faced by Team 2. Where a match is concluded but with Duckworth/Lewis having been applied at an earlier point in the match, Team 1 will be accredited with 1 run less than the final Target Score for Team 2 off the total number of overs allocated to Team 2 to reach the target.
In circumstances where a match (and the points for such match) is awarded to a team as a result of the other team‟s refusal to play, either by the match referee in accordance with Law 21.3 (a)(ii) as read with playing condition 21.3 or in accordance with the provisions of the relevant event agreements signed by the participating teams, the net run rate of the defaulting team shall be affected in that the full 20 overs of the defaulting team‟s innings in such forfeited match shall be taken into account in calculating the average runs per over of the defaulting team over the course of the relevant portion of the competition. For the avoidance of doubt the runs scored and overs bowled in such forfeited match will not be taken into account when calculating the net run rate of the team to whom the match was awarded.
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