T20 World Cup 2022 Upsets
T20 World Cup 2022 Shocking Group Stage Rewind: Shocking Performances
T20 World 2022 Cup Shocking Performances: The T20 World Cup Super 12 Group stages have just ended and the interesting thing is we have witnessed many thrilling and shocking results which had an impact on the qualification for the Semi-finals. From groups, one and two India, England, Pakistan, and New Zealand have qualified for the semi-finals of the T20 World Cup.
The Semi-finals will be held on the 9th & 10th of November in Sydney and Adelaide. The Group stages were exciting like every other ICC tournament and this time we saw wonderful things in this edition of the T20 World Cup.
Rain Factor in the T20 World Cup 2022 Shocks
This World Cup has been overshadowed by rain, which forced the cancellation of some vital matches midway through or even without a ball being bowled. Rain was also biggest upset as many matches got suspended and reduced to less overs due to rain. However, there were a lot of entertaining results. Including hat-tricks, surprises, nail-biting games, and incredible catches in this edition of the T20 World Cup.
Let’s dive into the Top Four Shocking Performances in the Group Stages of T20 World Cup 2022
4. New Zealand Beat Australia
For their first victory in any format on Australian soil since 2011, New Zealand defeated Australia by 89 runs.
In the opening match of the T20 World Cup this year. The Kiwis attacked Australia with an extra degree of aggression. Scoring 200 runs for the price of just three wickets before expertly holding on to the lead. The home team’s tournament hopes were severely dented when they were able to limit the chase to just 111 yards and put an end to the Super 12 stage’s first upset.
3. Ireland Beat England
Even if the game’s conclusion at the MCG was overshadowed by rain, Ireland will believe they earned the victory. The Irish were back at it eleven years after Kevin O’Brien famously led them to win against their neighbors in a hot run-chase in Bengaluru.
The major upset of the T20 World Cup occurred when England lost to Ireland via the DLS method after failing to gain much momentum in their pursuit of Ireland’s 157-run total. With yet another victory against England, Ireland keeps up their dominance. From this point forward, we can’t state that this is disturbing.
2. Zimbabwe Beat Pakistan
If you missed out on seeing this match then were the unluckiest cricket fan ever as for those who were unable to watch this two-team battle. From ball one, this match was fascinating and never had a dull moment.
Infuriating Pakistan, a former T20 champion, Zimbabwe stunned the cricketing globe. The semi-final bracket for group 2 became much more intriguing as Zimbabwe effectively eliminating Pakistan was the major upset. However, Pakistan qualified for the Semi-final on the last day by beating Bangladesh.
1. Netherlands Beat South Africa
Zimbabwe’s stunning victory over Pakistan in a low-scoring battle in T20 WC 2022 was one of the major upsets. This is likely the biggest shock in the ICC Men’s T20 World Cup’s history due to the severity of the upset in such a crucial match. That’s not to minimize the quality of the
The Netherlands, which has proven to be a strong white-ball team recently and throughout the competition. But given South Africa’s history in the tournament. This defeat ranks among the most discouraging World Cup exits for the country.
T20 World Cup 2022 Shocks, Australia
These are some of the Major Upsets that took place in the Super 12 Group stages of the T20 World Cup. These matches have certainly impacted the qualification cases for the big teams in this edition of the world cup.