Pakistan face Bangladesh in their last gathering match of ICC World Cup at Lord's on Friday which could well end up being their last match of the competition. Regardless of whether Pakistan beat Bangladesh, who are as of now out of the competition, it won't promise them a spot in the World Cup semi-finals. They have to draw off a marvelous triumph and make a couple of inconceivable records to topple New Zealand from the fourth spot.
The main four toward the finish of the 10-group round-robin stage advance to the knockouts. Right now Australia, India, England are affirmed their recognize the semi-finals, leaving Pakistan with just one spot to battle for. A triumph against Bangladesh would draw them level on 11 with fourth-put New Zealand.
On the off chance that different sides are level on focuses toward the finish of the gathering stage, the group with more successes experiences. Be that as it may, a Pakistan achievement would mean both they and New Zealand had won five of their nine pool matches.
The following sudden death round is net run-rate and New Zealand have a tremendous favorable position at +0.175 contrasted and Pakistan's - 0.792, which is to a limited extent an outcome of Pakistan's overwhelming thrashing by the West Indies in their opening match, when they were skittled out for only 105.
Pakistan currently need to outperform the record winning edge by keeps running in a one-day universal of 290 in the event that they are to surpass New Zealand.
Be that as it may, if Bangladesh won the hurl and batted first, the 1992 heroes' thin any expectations of a semi-last spot would vanish even before a ball was bowled.
That is on the grounds that net run-rate must be supported by so much if a group is pursuing an objective, and for Pakistan's situation it would not be sufficient for them to top New Zealand.
Here is the thing that Pakistan, whose most astounding aggregate at the World Cup so far is the 348-8 they made in a stun prevail upon England, need to do:
In the event that Pakistan score 350, they should win by 311 runs.
In the event that Pakistan score 400, they should win by 316 runs.
On the off chance that Pakistan score 450, they should win by 321 runs.