ICC World Twenty20 Group B 8th match
venue: R Premadasa Stadium, Colombo
Date: 22 September 2012 (20-over match)
Australia beat West Indies by 17 runs (D/L method) in the 8th T20I match of ICC World Twenty20 played at R Premadasa Stadium, Colombo. West Indies won the toss and decided to bat first they scored 191 for 8 (Gayle 54, Samuels 50, Starc 3-35). Australia made 100 for 1 (Watson 41*) to win the match by 17 runs (D/L method). SR Watson (Australia) hit unbeaten 41 off 24 balls with 2 fours and 3 sixes declared man ofthe match.
Toss: West Indies chose to bat
Points Australia: 2, West Indies 0
Player of the match: SR Watson (Australia)