The second match of the day is being played in the Group 2 of the Super Eights between India and South Africa at R Premadasa Stadium, Colombo Tuesday, 2 October.
For both India and Pakistan there matches today are important. If India concede 160 and lose by more than three runs, their NRR will slip below that of South Africa. If India and Pakistan both win their matches, the margins of those results will decide which team goes through.
As for the South Africans, they will be praying hard for Pakistan to lose against Australia - for if they win, it will mean curtains for South Africa. But if Pakistan lose, South Africa will have a fair chance to sasil on since both Pakistan and India have a poor NRR.
But can South Africa win over India in the first place? That is a hard question to answer. We shall see if the South Africans can make a genuine effort to win or ...
The opposing squads are as under:
MS Dhoni*†, G Gambhir, R Ashwin, L Balaji, PP Chawla, AB Dinda, Harbhajan Singh, Z Khan, V Kohli, IK Pathan, SK Raina, V Sehwag, RG Sharma, MK Tiwary, Yuvraj Singh
AB de Villiers*†, HM Amla, F Behardien, J Botha, JP Duminy, F du Plessis, JH Kallis, RE Levi, JA Morkel, M Morkel, JL Ontong, WD Parnell, RJ Peterson, DW Steyn, LL Tsotsobe
The match is scheduled for Tuesday, 2 October 2012 at 14:00 GMT at R Premadasa Stadium, Colombo.
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