ICC World Twenty20 - Final

Sri Lanka v West Indies

West Indies won by 36 runs

West Indies innings | Sri Lanka innings
Partnerships - West Indies innings
Wkt Runs Overs RR Player Player Start End
1st 0 0.5 0.00 J Charles (0) CH Gayle (0) - 1/0 (0.5)
2nd 14 5.0 2.80 CH Gayle (3) MN Samuels (9) 1/0 (0.5) 2/14 (5.5)
3rd 59 8.1 7.22 DJ Bravo (19) MN Samuels (38) 2/14 (5.5) 3/73 (13.6)
4th 14 1.2 10.50 KA Pollard (2) MN Samuels (12) 3/73 (13.6) 4/87 (15.2)
5th 0 0.1 0.00 AD Russell (0) MN Samuels (0) 4/87 (15.2) 5/87 (15.3)
6th 21 1.4 12.60 MN Samuels (19) DJG Sammy (2) 5/87 (15.3) 6/108 (17.1)
7th 29* 2.5 10.23 DJG Sammy (24) D Ramdin (4) 6/108 (17.1) 6/137 (20.0)
Highest partnerships in the match
Inns Wkt Runs Overs RR Player Player Start End
1 3rd 59 8.1 7.22 DJ Bravo (19) MN Samuels (38) 2/14 (5.5) 3/73 (13.6)
2 2nd 42 8.2 5.04 KC Sangakkara (22) DPMD Jayawardene (20) 1/6 (1.1) 2/48 (9.3)
1 7th 29* 2.5 10.23 DJG Sammy (24) D Ramdin (4) 6/108 (17.1) 6/137 (20.0)
2 8th 27 2.0 13.50 KMDN Kulasekara (24) SL Malinga (2) 7/69 (14.3) 8/96 (16.3)
1 6th 21 1.4 12.60 MN Samuels (19) DJG Sammy (2) 5/87 (15.3) 6/108 (17.1)
1 4th 14 1.2 10.50 KA Pollard (2) MN Samuels (12) 3/73 (13.6) 4/87 (15.2)
1 2nd 14 5.0 2.80 CH Gayle (3) MN Samuels (9) 1/0 (0.5) 2/14 (5.5)
2 4th 9 1.3 6.00 DPMD Jayawardene (6) BMAJ Mendis (3) 3/51 (10.4) 4/60 (12.1)
2 1st 6 1.1 5.14 TM Dilshan (0) DPMD Jayawardene (5) - 1/6 (1.1)
2 7th 5 1.2 3.75 HDRL Thirimanne (3) KMDN Kulasekara (2) 6/64 (13.1) 7/69 (14.3)
2 9th 4 1.2 3.00 BAW Mendis (1) SL Malinga (2) 8/96 (16.3) 9/100 (17.5)
2 6th 3 0.4 4.50 NLTC Perera (2) HDRL Thirimanne (1) 5/61 (12.3) 6/64 (13.1)
2 3rd 3 1.1 2.57 AD Mathews (1) DPMD Jayawardene (2) 2/48 (9.3) 3/51 (10.4)
2 10th 1 0.5 1.20 SL Malinga (1) A Dananjaya (0) 9/100 (17.5) 10/101 (18.4)
2 5th 1 0.2 3.00 BMAJ Mendis (0) NLTC Perera (1) 4/60 (12.1) 5/61 (12.3)
1 5th 0 0.1 0.00 AD Russell (0) MN Samuels (0) 4/87 (15.2) 5/87 (15.3)
1 1st 0 0.5 0.00 J Charles (0) CH Gayle (0) - 1/0 (0.5)
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
More results »

Match Coverage

Ian Chappell - How do you stop Gayle and Co?
Report - Samuels, Sammy give WI first world title since 1979
Features - A game that proved Twenty20 matters
Stats Analysis - Samuels' best, Malinga's worst
News - 'Wanted to attack their best bowler' - Samuels
News - 'We're going to live this moment forever' - Sammy
Features - Silence and celebration at the Premadasa
Match Analysis - A triumph for Sammy
Match Analysis - A bizarre and joyous night of cricket
News - 'This is for the Caribbean people' - Sammy
News - Relief for Samuels after 'a lot of tough times'
Match Analysis - Another final, another heartbreak for Sri Lanka
Fan Following - Shall we tell the president?
Awards - The six that rang out across the world
Video Interviews - West Indies celebrate in style
Video Interviews - Exclusive: 'Samuels destroying Malinga changed the game'
Video Highlights - World T20 2012: West Indies beat Sri Lanka by 36 runs
Video Press Conference - Jayawardene bemoans poor batting
Video Press Conference - Samuels delighted at the historic moment
Audio Match Analysis - 'Dilshan dismissal was key'
Audio Match Analysis - 'World T20 showed how important WI is to world cricket'
Video Press Conference - 'This is for the Caribbean people' - Sammy
Video World Twenty20 Daily - World T20 Daily: West Indies rule the world
Video Match Analysis - Determined West Indies triumph
Video The Chuck Fleetwood-Smiths - Two Chucks: Samuels writes his own script
Gallery - West Indies thump Sri Lanka to take T20 title
Gallery - Sri Lanka: route to the final
Gallery - West Indies: route to the final

Photos

Oct 7, 2012

Darren Sammy takes good care of the World Twenty20 trophy, Sri Lanka v West Indies, final, World Twenty20, Colombo, October 7, 2012

Darren Sammy takes good care of the World Twenty20 trophy

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Oct 7, 2012

West Indies on fire: Darren Sammy led them to a first world title since 1979, Sri Lanka v West Indies, final, World Twenty20, Colombo, October 7, 2012

West Indies on fire: Darren Sammy led them to a first world title since 1979

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