Lowest-ranked Test teams will have to fight it out with Netherlands, Ireland or UAE for Test status.
Pietersen can be relied upon to light up cricket grounds and television screens around the country in his inimitable style.
Another factor that has given Kohli the status of a match winner is how he has paced his innings.
As Yuvraj Singh trudged off the field, one got the feeling that it was a wicket the Indians badly wanted.
Sri Lanka kept things tight in the first six overs and managed to take the wicket of Ajinkya Rahane.
Unbeaten Dhoni and Co will hold edge in title clash vs SL , who have struggled in major finals.
On non-match days, players can be seen fielding cameras and playstation joysticks.
Stand-in skipper Lasith Malinga believes that Sri Lanka has bowlers who can dismiss Virat Kohli.
Mahendra Singh Dhoni said that the Lankan dressing room will miss Sanga and Mahela’s experience and expertise.
Dhoni offered a defensive shot off Hendricks’ last ball to allow Kohli to score winning runs in the next over.
The Windies top-order floundered, as none of the big hitters could contribute significantly to the run-chase.
R Ashwin is riding high on his impeccable form that has steered India into the T20 World Cup finals.
Virat Kohli’s scintillating knock of 72 runs that came off just 44 balls led India to the T20 WC finals.
Top-order failure and rain washed away Windies’ hopes of becoming first team to retain the World T20 title.
Proteas have been taking extra precaution to deal with spin threat ahead, so much so that even Steyn was affected.