By Amlan Chakraborty | March 16, 2015
Sri Lanka will play South Africa in the first quarter-final. © Reuters
South Africa will take on Sri Lanka in the first quarter-final of the ongoing cricket World Cup in Sydney on Wednesday. A reserve day has been scheduled for each of the seven knock-out matches.
If a quarter-final or a semi-final match is tied, abandoned or if it is a no-result, the team that finished higher in the pool stage shall progress.
Schedule of knockout stage matches:
March 18: South Africa v Sri Lanka, Sydney Cricket Ground
March 19: India v Bangladesh, Melbourne Cricket Ground
March 20: Australia v Pakistan, Adelaide Oval
March 21: New Zealand v West Indies, Wellington Regional Stadium
March 24: Eden Park, Auckland
March 26: Sydney Cricket Ground
Final: March 29: Melbourne Cricket Ground