Davids, Bowlers leads South Africa won the T20 Series against New Zealand


South Africa opening batsman Henry Davids's 68 off 51 balls and fine bowling display guide to beat New Zealand in the series decider T20 Match at Port Elizabeth on Wednesday.

South Africa  won the toss and elected to bat first. Hosts lost Skipper Faf du Plessis wicket very early with 1 and followed by Quinton de Kock out for just 2 runs. and then David and Justin Ontong rebuild the innings.Justin made 48 from 30 balls. Then David Miller's 28 and Farhaan Behardien quickfire 22 guide hosts to post 179 for 6 in 20 overs.

In the chasing, Rob Nicole went early for 5. Martin Guptil (24) and captain McCullum (25) try to reach the target but cannot make it for long time. then kiwi wickets are falling in regular intervals. Ryan McLaren and Aaron Phangiso claimed identical 3 for 25 runs. New Zealand finally ended 149 for 9 in 20 overs. Henry Davids named for the Man of the award.

South Africa bowlers stun New Zealand in the 1st T20 at Durban


1st T20, South Africa Vs New Zealand
Kingsmead, Durban South Africa
21st December 2012

Umpires : Johanes Cloete (South Africa)
              Shaun George (South Afirca)
Third Umpire: Adrian Hodstock (RSA)
Referee: Andy Pycroft (Zimbabwe)

New Zealand won the toss and elected to bat first

Scorecard:

New Zealand 86/10 (18.2 overs)

Colin Munro 23
Doug Bracewell 21
Jimmy Neesham 10

Rory Kleinveldt 3-18
Dale Steyn 2-13
Chris Morris 2-19
Robin Peterson 2-8

South Africa 87 runs from 20 overs

South Africa 87/2 (12.1 overs)


Faf du Plessis 38* (6 fours)
Quinton de Kock 28* (5 fours)
Henry Davids 20 (3 fours and 1 six)

Ronnie Hira 1-15

South Africa won by 8 wickets

Man of the Match - Rory Kleinveldt

South Africa lost to India by 1 run


2012 ICC World Twenty20 in Sri Lanka

24th Match,India Vs South Africa,Super Eights,
R Premadasa Stadium, Colombo, Sri Lanka.

India beat South Africa by 1 run in the Final Super Eights Match. India need to restrict South Africa in 121 runs or fewer but South Africa pass that mark. South Africa and India are knocked out from the tournament. Sri Lanka,West Indies, Australia and Pakistan are qualified for the Semi finals.

scorecard:

South Africa won the toss and elected to field first

India 152 for 6 in 20 overs

Suresh Raina 45
Rohit Sharma 25
MS Dhoni 23*

Robin Peterson 2-25
Morne Morkel 2-28

Target 153 from 20 overs

South Africa 151 all out in 19.5 overs

Faf du Plessis 65
JP Duminy 16

Zaheer Khan 3-22
Yuvraj Singh 2-23

India won by 1 run

Man of the Match - Yuvraj Singh

Australia beat South Africa by eight wickets in Super Eights

2012 ICC World Twenty20 in Sri Lanka

Shane Watson 70 of 47 balls and Doherty take 3 for 20 guide Australia to beat South Africa by eight wickets in ICC World Twenty20 Super Eight match at colombo on Sunday.

Scorecard:

Australia won the toss and elected to field first

South Africa 146 for 5 in 20 overs

Robin Peterson 32*
Farhaan Behardien 31*
JP Duminy 30

Xavier Doherty 3-20
Shane Watso 2-29

Target 147 from 20 overs.
Australia 147 for 2 in 17.2 overs

Shane Watson 70 (8 fours and 2 sixes)
MichaelHussey 45 (2 fours and 2 sixes)
Cameron White 21 (3 fours and 1 six)

Johan Botha 2-31

Australia won by 8 wickets

Man of the Match - Shane Watson