During the group stage and Super Eight, points were awarded to the teams as follows:In case of a tie (i.e. both teams score exactly the same number of runs at the end of their respective innings), a bowl-out decided the winner. This was applicable in all stages of the tournament. The bowl-out was used to determine the result of only 1 game in this tournament - the Group D game between India and Pakistan on 14 September .
Within each group (both group stage & Super Eight stage), teams were ranked against each other based on the following criteria: