result
19th Match, Group 2 (D/N), Colombo (RPS), Sep 30 2012, ICC World Twenty20
(17.4/20 ov)147/2
Australia won by 8 wickets (with 14 balls remaining)
Player Of The Match
70 (47) & 2/29
shane-watson
South Africa INNINGS (20 overs maximum)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Richard Levi  b Doherty032000.00
Hashim Amla c †Wade b Watson17152611113.33
Jacques Kallis c †Wade b Doherty6771085.71
Jean-Paul Duminy st †Wade b Doherty30253640120.00
AB de Villiers (c)†c Bailey b Watson2124360087.50
Farhaan Behardien not out 31274521114.81
Robin Peterson not out 32192960168.42
Extras(b 1, w 8)9
TOTAL(20 Ov, RR: 7.30)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
Xavier Doherty402035.00120110
Mitchell Starc403007.50115010
Pat Cummins403308.2583120
Shane Watson402927.2563010
Brad Hogg302608.6643010
Glenn Maxwell10707.0000000
Australia INNINGS (target: 147 runs from 20 overs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
David Warner  b Morkel59150055.55
Shane Watson c Parnell b Peterson70476282148.93
Michael Hussey not out 45376522121.62
Cameron White not out 21131831161.53
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
Dale Steyn301505.00102010
Morne Morkel302317.6663010
Jacques Kallis10808.0021010
Johan Botha3.403108.4572120
Robin Peterson4041110.2574200
Wayne Parnell2024012.0021200
Jean-Paul Duminy10404.0020000
MATCH DETAILS
R Premadasa Stadium, Colombo
TossAustralia, elected to field first
SeriesICC World Twenty20
Season2012/13
Player Of The Match
Shane Watson
Shane Watson
Match numberT20I no. 281
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 - daynight (20-over match)
Umpires
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Ian Gould
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Kumar Dharmasena
TV Umpire
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Richard Kettleborough
Reserve Umpire
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Rod Tucker
Match Referee
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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
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