India vs Namibia, T20 World Cup 2021: The 42nd match of the T20 World Cup is to be played between India and Namibia at 7.30 pm on Monday. But after the victory over New Zealand’s Afghanistan team, Virat Kohli-led Team India’s practice session was also cancel in the evening before this match.
With New Zealand’s win over Afghanistan, they are out of the semi-finals
India’s journey in the T20 World Cup 2021 will end with the last match of Group 2 against Namibia (India vs Namibia). Team India, led by Virat Kohli, was out of the semi-final race with the victory of New Zealand vs Afghanistan over Afghanistan. In fact, in this tournament, India had to face a big defeat at the hands of Pakistan and New Zealand in the first two matches.
Although after this, the team also improved the run rate by registering victories over Afghanistan and Scotland, but its semi-final journey remained for the New Zealand-Afghanistan match. Because the Kiwi team was second in Group 2.
India’s journey hinged on Afghanistan’s victory
In such a situation, if Afghanistan had defeated him, then Afghanistan and New Zealand would have been equal to 6-6 points and then by winning over Namibia, India’s points would also be equal to both the teams. In such a situation, the Indian team would have reached the semi-finals due to the highest net run rate, but the Kiwi team broke the dream of the Indian fans along with Afghanistan.
Team India did not practice before the match against Namibia
New Zealand scored the winning run against Afghanistan at 6.30 pm Indian time. This also left Indian fans disappointed. Because due to this India was out of the race for the semi-finals.
Afghanistan defeat Team India out
Such was the dismay in the Indian camp due to the defeat of Afghanistan. That the evening of the day before the match against Namibia, the optional practice session was also cancel. According to media reports, a message about the cancellation of the optional practice session came in the official media WhatsApp group of the Indian Cricket Board.