Result
2nd Match, Colombo (RPS), Sep 19 2012, Group B (D/N), ICC World Twenty20
123/7
(15.1/20 ov, target 124)
125/3
Australia won by 7 wickets (with 29 balls remaining)
Player Of The Match
Australia
Ireland Innings (20 overs maximum)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
WTS Porterfield (c)c Starc b Watson012000.00
PR Stirling c Watson b Starc712171058.33
EC Joyce c Warner b Maxwell1618253088.88
NJ O'Brien  b Watson2024472083.33
GC Wilson lbw b Hogg55810100.00
KJ O'Brien c †Wade b Watson35293150120.68
AR Cusack not out15142410107.14
DT Johnston  b Starc77810100.00
NG Jones not out14101201140.00
Extras(lb 3, w 1)4
TOTAL(20 Ov, RR: 6.15)123/7
Fall of wickets: 1-0 (William Porterfield, 0.1 ov), 2-15 (Paul Stirling, 3.3 ov), 3-25 (Ed Joyce, 5.5 ov), 4-33 (Gary Wilson, 7.2 ov), 5-85 (Niall O'Brien, 14.3 ov), 6-86 (Kevin O'Brien, 14.6 ov), 7-101 (Trent Johnston, 17.1 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
SR Watson402636.50122110
MA Starc402025.00112000
PJ Cummins402907.25115000
GJ Maxwell201216.0062000
DT Christian201105.5061000
GB Hogg402215.50122000
Australia Innings (target: 124 runs from 20 overs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
DA Warner c KJ O'Brien b Dockrell26233340113.04
SR Watson run out (Johnston)51304553170.00
MEK Hussey lbw b KJ O'Brien1011160090.90
CL White not out22192130115.78
GJ Bailey (c)not out68171075.00
Extras(lb 4, w 6)10
TOTAL(15.1 Ov, RR: 8.24)125/3
Fall of wickets: 1-60 (David Warner, 7.1 ov), 2-91 (Shane Watson, 10.1 ov), 3-95 (Michael Hussey, 10.6 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
WB Rankin402807.00123050
DT Johnston2021010.5053100
AR Cusack201005.0061010
GH Dockrell3.103119.7853100
PR Stirling1013013.0011100
KJ O'Brien301816.0092000
MATCH DETAILS
R.Premadasa Stadium, Khettarama, Colombo
TossIreland , elected to bat first
SeriesICC World Twenty20 2012
Player Of The Match
Shane Watson
Match numberT20I no. 264
Season2012/13
Hours of play (local time)15.30 start, First Session 15.30-16.50, Interval 16.50-17.10, Second Session 17.10-18.30
Match days19 September 2012 - day/night match (20-over match)
Umpires
Aleem Dar
Kumar Dharmasena
TV Umpire
Asad Rauf
Reserve Umpire
Simon Taufel
Match Referee
Ranjan Madugalle
PointsAustralia 2, Ireland 0
MATCH NOTES
Ireland innings
  • Powerplay: Overs 0.1 - 6.0 (Mandatory - 29 runs, 3 wickets)
  • Ireland: 50 runs in 10.5 overs (65 balls), Extras 1
  • 5th Wicket: 50 runs in 41 balls (NJ O'Brien 16, KJ O'Brien 35, Ex 1)
  • Ireland: 100 runs in 16.5 overs (101 balls), Extras 2
  • Innings Break: Ireland - 123/7 in 20.0 overs (AR Cusack 15, NG Jones 14)
Australia innings
  • Powerplay: Overs 0.1 - 6.0 (Mandatory - 53 runs, 0 wicket)
  • Australia: 50 runs in 5.5 overs (35 balls), Extras 7
  • 1st Wicket: 50 runs in 35 balls (DA Warner 17, SR Watson 26, Ex 7)
  • SR Watson: 50 off 28 balls (5 x 4, 3 x 6)
  • Australia: 100 runs in 11.5 overs (71 balls), Extras 8