Sri Lanka v New Zealand 2009

Winner - West Indies

West Indies celebrate their victory in style after beating Sri Lanka in the World Twenty20 final in Colombo
West Indies celebrate their victory in style after beating Sri Lanka in the World Twenty20 final in Colombo © AFP
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Specials

    In Gayle's slipstream

Wright Thompson gets swept up in the foaming excitement of the World Twenty20

    An un-West Indian triumph

Switch Hit: Darren Sammy leads West Indies to a World T20 win based on team ethic. Does this finally spell a change in fortunes for cricket in the Caribbean?

    Good times, but mind the road ahead

Garth Wattley: West Indies have a world title after eight years, but they need to look for consistency on the field and stability off it

    How do you stop Gayle and Co?

Ian Chappell: You wouldn't want to be in Mahela Jayawardene's shoes during the World Twenty20 final

    Cricket gives Sri Lankans a sporting chance

Sambit Bal: The war is over, the economy is booming - now Sri Lanka wants and needs a major cricket title

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Points Table

Group 1

Teams Mat Won Lost Tied N/R Pts Net RR
Sri Lanka 3 3 0 0 0 6 +0.998
West Indies 3 2 1 0 0 4 -0.375
England 3 1 2 0 0 2 -0.397
New Zealand 3 0 3 0 0 0 -0.169

Group 2

Teams Mat Won Lost Tied N/R Pts Net RR
Australia 3 2 1 0 0 4 +0.464
Pakistan 3 2 1 0 0 4 +0.273
India 3 2 1 0 0 4 -0.274
South Africa 3 0 3 0 0 0 -0.421

Group A

Teams Mat Won Lost Tied N/R Pts Net RR
India 2 2 0 0 0 4 +2.825
England 2 1 1 0 0 2 +0.650
Afghanistan 2 0 2 0 0 0 -3.475

Group B

Teams Mat Won Lost Tied N/R Pts Net RR
Australia 2 2 0 0 0 4 +2.184
West Indies 2 0 1 0 1 1 -1.855
Ireland 2 0 1 0 1 1 -2.092

Group C

Teams Mat Won Lost Tied N/R Pts Net RR
South Africa 2 2 0 0 0 4 +3.598
Sri Lanka 2 1 1 0 0 2 +1.852
Zimbabwe 2 0 2 0 0 0 -3.624

Group D

Teams Mat Won Lost Tied N/R Pts Net RR
Pakistan 2 2 0 0 0 4 +0.706
New Zealand 2 1 1 0 0 2 +1.150
Bangladesh 2 0 2 0 0 0 -1.868

Boundary Meter

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West Indies will party hard after their World Twenty20 triumph, and Darren Sammy knows it

West Indies captain Darren Sammy with the World Twenty20 trophy
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West Indies at a team photograph session after winning the World Twenty20
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West Indies pose for a team photograph after winning the World Twenty20
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Chris Gayle holds the ICC World Twenty20 trophy
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Chris Gayle smiles on his way to collecting the winners' medal
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Denesh Ramdin holds the World Twenty20 trophy
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Squads

Mohammad Hafeez (c) Abdul Razzaq
Asad Shafiq Imran Nazir
Kamran Akmal (wk) Mohammad Sami
Nasir Jamshed Raza Hasan
Saeed Ajmal Shahid Afridi
Shoaib Malik Sohail Tanvir
Umar Akmal Umar Gul
Yasir Arafat
Tournament Results
Sri Lanka v West Indies at Colombo (RPS) - Oct 7, 2012
West Indies won by 36 runs
Australia v West Indies at Colombo (RPS) - Oct 5, 2012
West Indies won by 74 runs
Sri Lanka v Pakistan at Colombo (RPS) - Oct 4, 2012
Sri Lanka won by 16 runs
India v South Africa at Colombo (RPS) - Oct 2, 2012
India won by 1 run
Australia v Pakistan at Colombo (RPS) - Oct 2, 2012
Pakistan won by 32 runs
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