ICC World Twenty20, 19th Match, Group 2: Australia v South Africa at Colombo (RPS), Sep 30, 2012
ICC World Twenty20 - 19th match, Group 2
Australia won by 8 wickets (with 14 balls remaining)
Played at R Premadasa Stadium, Colombo (neutral venue)
30 September 2012 - day/night match (20-over match)
3.2

Morkel to Hussey, no run, drops that short on middle and off, rocks back and knocks that one down into the off side

3.3

Morkel to Hussey, 1 wide, down the leg side this time and he appeals in vain, Hussey tried to glance that down but made no contact, the umpire calls it a wide

3.3

Morkel to Hussey, 1 run, on leg and middle, off the mark with a knock in front of mid-off, quick single, fuller than usual from Morkel

3.5

Morkel to Hussey, 1 run, fullish again but on leg stump and Hussey has no trouble just dropping it in front of mid-on and stealing another single

Australia 14/1   MEK Hussey 2* (3b)
4.3

Kallis to Hussey, 1 run, slower one from Kallis, lands on a length outside off and it's pushed straight to extra cover where there's a fumble that allows them another single

Australia 22/1   MEK Hussey 3* (4b)
5.4

Morkel to Hussey, 1 run, straying on leg and Hussey was looking to clip it into the leg side, gets a leg-bye in front of square leg

Australia 33/1   MEK Hussey 4* (5b)
6.2

Botha to Hussey, no run, tossed up on the off stump and that's been driven straight to extra cover

6.3

Botha to Hussey, 3 runs, flighted outside off and that's driven sweetly, through extra cover and wide of long-off for three runs, Parnell runs across and slides

Australia 42/1   MEK Hussey 7* (7b)
7.4

Peterson to Hussey, 1 run, Hussey's doing it well, drives it down to long-on for a single, eight in eight for him now

Australia 54/1   MEK Hussey 8* (8b)
8.1

Botha to Hussey, 2 runs, Hussey charges out, tossed up from Botha, comes down the track and slices that over extra cover for a couple in the deep

8.2

Botha to Hussey, no run, shortish on middle, gets on the back foot and punches it but can't get it past midwicket

8.3

Botha to Hussey, no run, flat on the off and it's pushed straight to extra cover, quicker through the air from round the wicket

8.4

Botha to Hussey, 1 run, shortish on the off, eased through to deep cover for one more

Australia 63/1   MEK Hussey 11* (12b)
9.2

Parnell to Hussey, 1 run, Hussey pulls and just manages to clear mid-on, came onto him a touch too quickly, lands safe and it's another single

9.5

Parnell to Hussey, no run, a bit of a leading edge of sorts from Hussey as he tried to turn that into the leg side, ends up popping into the off side

9.6

Parnell to Hussey, 2 runs, Hussey again survives a mistimed hit, short on the off and he goes for the pull, doesn't get the distance he desires, lands safe, between the converging long-on and deep midwicket, two more

Australia 76/1   MEK Hussey 14* (15b)
10.3

Peterson to Hussey, no run, Hussey plays the reverse-sweep and connects well but straight to Amla at point

10.4

Peterson to Hussey, 1 run, floating it on leg stump and that's clipped towards deep square leg for a single

10.6

Peterson to Hussey, no run, flat on the off, keeps a little low, punched towards extra cover

Australia 81/1   MEK Hussey 15* (18b)
11.2

Parnell to Hussey, no run, yorker length outside off, manages to dig that out towards the bowler

11.3

Parnell to Hussey, FOUR, Hussey connects well, finally, picked the length early and dispatched it into that gap between long-on and deep midwicket

11.4

Parnell to Hussey, SIX, this has been sent over deep square leg and it hits a policeman standing there after rebounding from the scoreboard, on the pads and that's picked up beautifully

11.5

Parnell to Hussey, 1 run, shortish on the off, punches that towards deep cover for a single

Australia 93/1   MEK Hussey 26* (22b 1x4 1x6)
12.2

Duminy to Hussey, 1 run, tossed up on the off, that's been driven down to long-on for a single

12.4

Duminy to Hussey, no run, flat on middle and off, gets forward and it's defended back to the bowler

12.5

Duminy to Hussey, no run, flighted, slowed it up, Hussey came down the track to chip it into the leg side, struck on the pads and it rolls into the off side

12.6

Duminy to Hussey, 1 run, flatter and it's struck flat towards extra cover, a single as the fielder fails to stop it clean

Australia 98/1   MEK Hussey 28* (26b 1x4 1x6)
13.1

Peterson to Hussey, 1 run, flighted on the leg stump from round the wicket to the left-hander, was looking to sweep it square but ended up playing it finer, just the single

Australia 99/1   MEK Hussey 29* (27b 1x4 1x6)
14.1

Steyn to Hussey, FOUR, Hussey attacks first up, short of a good length and he shapes up for a cut and he manages to get it past point and to the ropes, slashed hard at that one

14.2

Steyn to Hussey, 1 bye, slower one bowled full outside off and AB fumbles after Hussey leaves it alone

Australia 114/2   MEK Hussey 33* (29b 2x4 1x6)
15.1

Botha to Hussey, 1 run, not quite to the pitch as he came down the track but managed to just nudge it into the off side for a single

15.4

Botha to Hussey, 1 run, tossed up on the off stump, reverse-sweeps that towards short third for a quick single

Australia 121/2   MEK Hussey 35* (31b 2x4 1x6)
16.1

Peterson to Hussey, 1 run, reaches forward and then decides to sweep it square for a single

16.3

Peterson to Hussey, no run, missed stumping, kept really low, Hussey came down the track to pull it over midwicket and most would have missed it, almost went along the ground and AB couldn't collect after Hussey gave the charge

16.4

Peterson to Hussey, SIX, there was a bit more air on this time and Hussey connected well, tossed up and he came forward to swing that high over wide long-on for a six

16.5

Peterson to Hussey, 1 run, pushed past extra cover for a single

Australia 134/2   MEK Hussey 43* (35b 2x4 2x6)
17.1

Botha to Hussey, 1 run, fires it flat on middle from round the wicket, turns it wide of square leg for a single

17.3

Botha to Hussey, 1 run, shortish on the off, gets back and works it through midwicket for a single

Australia 141/2   MEK Hussey 45* (37b 2x4 2x6)
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