Result
19th Match, Colombo (RPS), Sep 30 2012, Group 2 (D/N), ICC World Twenty20
146/5
(17.4/20 ov, target 147)
147/2
Australia won by 8 wickets (with 14 balls remaining)
Player Of The Match
Australia
South Africa Innings (20 overs maximum)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
RE Levi  b Doherty032000.00
HM Amla c †Wade b Watson17152611113.33
JH Kallis c †Wade b Doherty6771085.71
JP Duminy st †Wade b Doherty30253640120.00
AB de Villiers (c) †c Bailey b Watson2124360087.50
F Behardien not out31274521114.81
RJ Peterson not out32192960168.42
Extras(b 1, w 8)9
TOTAL(20 Ov, RR: 7.3)146/5
Fall of wickets: 1-0 (Richard Levi, 0.3 ov), 2-8 (Jacques Kallis, 2.1 ov), 3-33 (Hashim Amla, 5.5 ov), 4-64 (Jean-Paul Duminy, 10.1 ov), 5-86 (AB de Villiers, 14.1 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
XJ Doherty402035.00120110
MA Starc403007.50115010
PJ Cummins403308.2583120
SR Watson402927.2563010
GB Hogg302608.6643010
GJ Maxwell10707.0000000
Australia Innings (target: 147 runs from 20 overs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
DA Warner  b Morkel59150055.55
SR Watson c Parnell b Peterson70476282148.93
MEK Hussey not out45376522121.62
CL White not out21131831161.53
Extras(b 1, w 5)6
TOTAL(17.4 Ov, RR: 8.32)147/2
Fall of wickets: 1-10 (David Warner, 3.1 ov), 2-109 (Shane Watson, 13.5 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
DW Steyn301505.00102010
M Morkel302317.6663010
JH Kallis10808.0021010
J Botha3.403108.4572120
RJ Peterson4041110.2574200
WD Parnell2024012.0021200
JP Duminy10404.0020000
MATCH DETAILS
R.Premadasa Stadium, Khettarama, Colombo
TossAustralia , elected to field first
SeriesICC World Twenty20 2012
Player Of The Match
Shane Watson
Match numberT20I no. 281
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 days30 September 2012 - day/night match (20-over match)
Umpires
Kumar Dharmasena
Ian Gould
TV Umpire
Richard Kettleborough
Reserve Umpire
Rod Tucker
Match Referee
Jeff Crowe
PointsAustralia 2, South Africa 0
MATCH NOTES
South Africa innings
  • Powerplay: Overs 0.1 - 6.0 (Mandatory - 34 runs, 3 wickets)
  • South Africa: 50 runs in 8.1 overs (49 balls), Extras 2
  • South Africa: 100 runs in 15.5 overs (95 balls), Extras 6
  • 6th Wicket: 50 runs in 30 balls (F Behardien 22, RJ Peterson 24, Ex 4)
  • Innings Break: South Africa - 146/5 in 20.0 overs (F Behardien 31, RJ Peterson 32)
Australia innings
  • Powerplay: Overs 0.1 - 6.0 (Mandatory - 38 runs, 1 wicket)
  • Australia: 50 runs in 7.2 overs (44 balls), Extras 4
  • 2nd Wicket: 50 runs in 28 balls (SR Watson 39, MEK Hussey 8, Ex 3)
  • SR Watson: 50 off 35 balls (6 x 4, 2 x 6)
  • Australia: 100 runs in 13.2 overs (80 balls), Extras 5