Originally Posted by GingerFurball
If they finish 2nd in the group, then it's because New Zealand and South Africa will have done worse than them, so yes, they will deserve it.
India can qualify by hoping Australia beat West Indies and by beating Sri Lanka.
My thoughts exactly.
This whole deserving argument makes no sense.
For as long as there is limited overs cricket - of ten, twenty or fifty overs - there will remain the Sri Lankan spinners' mid-innings choke