2017 ICC Champions Trophy: 1st Semi-Final Match Prediction
It was decided yesterday, on June 12 which 4 teams will be playing in the semi-finals of the 2017 Icc Champions Trophy. It was quite thrilling to watch team Pakistan playing against Sri Lanka in order to make its position in the semi-finals. Things did not go in the favor of team Sri Lanka, and eventually team Pakistan won the match by 3 wickets securing its position in the next round. With the conclusion of the match, it became clear that team India will be playing against team Bangladesh in the second semi-final, while team Pakistan will have to face the host team England in the first semi-final. The match will be played on June 14, Wednesday at 09:30 AM as per GMT at Sophia Gardens, Cardiff in Wales. It will be quite interesting to see if team Pakistan beats the undisputed team of the series in the semi-finals. Who will win? 2017 ICC Champions Trophy: 1st Semi-Final Match Prediction
Looking Back at the Performances in the Series So Far
Team England has come very strong in the series. The team has not lost any of its matches as of now. In the very first match, the English team crushed Bangladesh by 8 wickets. Following the same streak, team England marked victory in the second match defeating team New Zealand by 87 runs. The team won its third match by 40 runs (DLS Method) defeating team Australia.
The power-packed team finished in the first place on the points table with 6 points and the total net run-rate of +0.866. On the other hand, Pakistan did not have a very good start in the series as the team faced quite a huge defeat of 124 runs by team India. However, the team made a comeback and won rest of the two matches defeating South Africa by 19 runs (DLS Method) in its second match and Sri Lanka by 3 wickets in its third match. The team is placed at the second spot on the points table with 4 points and a net run-rate of -0.680.
Match Prediction: Who will win?
Having a look at the performances, it seems that team England has very high chances of winning the match but team Pakistan holds great potential to turn the tables. The way Pakistani team has made a comeback in the series hints towards its victory in the match.
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