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687dThe Report by Daniel Brettig

Gayle, Pollard help West Indies crush Australia

So lopsided was West Indies' obliteration of Australia in the second semi-final of the World Twenty20, the victors had near enough to 13 overs to bask in their looming progress to the final against Sri Lanka

687dDavid Hopps in Colombo

'Gangnam' Gayle liberates West Indies

His desire to contribute to his team's success has rarely been stronger. The team itself is threatening to turn the Gangnam Style dance into a story of Caribbean resurgence

687dAndrew Fernando in Colombo

West Indies muscle defies tricky pitch

Chris Gayle led a West Indies onslaught that floored Australia and set up a total beyond the West Indies' wildest imagination

687dESPNcricinfo staff

David Hussey in contention for semi-final

David Hussey could be in line for a recall for Australia's semi-final against West Indies as the selectors consider the value of experience at the business end of the tournament

687dMadhusudhan Ramakrishnan

West Indies' six blitz

Stats highlights from the second semi-final between West Indies and Australia in Colombo

687dJarrod Kimber

Bailey's fatal blunder

The Australia captain was probably the only one who thought giving Xavier Doherty the last over against Chris Gayle and Kieron Pollard wasn't a mistake

687dDavid Hopps in Colombo

Sammy taps into Olympic spirit

There are signs of a fragile recovery in West Indies cricket and a place in the World Twenty20 final - the prospect of silverware - would give long-suffering fans something to cling to

687dMadhusudhan Ramakrishnan

In-form Australia the favourites

Australia's all-round consistency clearly gives them an advantage over West Indies who have blown hot and cold in their matches against top teams

687dSambit Bal in Colombo

The perfect storm

If there is a template of how to build a Twenty20 innings then West Indies produced it against Australia, but there is still one more match to go

Preview

Australia 2nd innings Partnerships

WktRunsPlayers
1st2SR WatsonDA Warner
2nd20MEK HusseySR Watson
3rd7SR WatsonCL White
4th13CL WhiteGJ Bailey
5th0DJ HusseyGJ Bailey
6th1GJ BaileyMS Wade
7th68GJ BaileyPJ Cummins
8th0MA StarcPJ Cummins
9th10GB HoggMA Starc
10th10XJ DohertyMA Starc

ICC Men's T20 World Cup

Group 1
TeamMWLPTNRR
SL33060.998
WI3214-0.375
ENG3122-0.397
NZ3030-0.169
Group 2
TeamMWLPTNRR
AUS32140.464
PAK32140.273
INDIA3214-0.274
SA3030-0.421
Group A
TeamMWLPTNRR
INDIA22042.825
ENG21120.65
AFG2020-3.475
Group B
TeamMWLPTNRR
AUS22042.184
WI2011-1.855
IRE2011-2.092
Group C
TeamMWLPTNRR
SA22043.598
SL21121.852
ZIM2020-3.624
Group D
TeamMWLPTNRR
PAK22040.706
NZ21121.15
BDESH2020-1.868