Today Play Sri Lanka vs New Zealand Twenty20 at Pallekele

The Only One Twenty20 play Sri Lanka vs New Zealand at Pallekele October 30, 2012 and the Match scheduled to begin at 19:00 local time and 13:30 GMT

The Spinner Ajantha Mendis has been left out of the Sri Lanka squad for the Twenty20 for the newly appointed Twenty20 captain Angelo Mathews has medium pace bowler Nuwan Kulasekara as his deputy in the Twenty20 and Malinga absence and the left-arm spinner Rangana Herath has been omitted from the Twenty20 side and offspinner Sachithra Senanayake comes in.

Sri Lanka Twenty20 Squad:

1 Tillakaratne Dilshan, 2 Dilshan Munaweera, 3 Kumar Sangakkara (wk), 4 Angelo Mathews (capt), 5 Jeevan Mendis, 6 Lahiru Thirimanne/Dinesh Chandimal, 7 Thisara Perera, 8 Nuwan Kulasekara, 9 Shaminda Eranga, 10 Sachithra Senanayake, 11 Akila Dananjaya

A new zealand side fast bowlier Ronnie Hira and Adam Milne have been included in the ODI squad having previously being selected in T20 sides and we have been impressed by the development of both players and they offer the side something a bit different to has been a demanding period for the Black Caps especially for the players who compete in all three forms.

New Zealand Twenty20 Squad:

1 Rob Nicol, 2 Tom Latham, 3 Brendon McCullum, 4 Ross Taylor, 5 James Franklin, 6 Andrew Ellis, 7 Jacob Oram, 8 Nathan McCullum, 9 Ronnie Hira, 10 Tim Southee, 11 Kyle Mills/ Adam Milne

Sydney Sixers 2012 Champions League Twenty20 Champions

The sydney sixers skipper has attributed their championship win to their 'outstanding' preparations right throughout the tournament and the sydney beat against Lions team by 10 wickets in the final to clinch the cash rich 2012 Champions League Twenty20 tournament in Johannesburg on Sunday and the preparation for this game was outstanding to we have been building for the win for two weeks to we were nervous before the semifinals but we played very good cricket as a team.

The sydney sixes won the toss chose to field first and lion team start gulam bodi smashed the off-spinner for a six off the third ball of the match and the Bodi, de Kock and McKenzie had all thrown their wickets away to careless and reckless batting and the O'Keefe then dismissed the Lions captain, Alviro Petersen in the 4th over score a miserable 10/4 all rounder performances for the Jean Symes was fighting 51 runs off 46 deliveries and Lions 121 all out for 20 overs.

And the Sydney Sixers innings target for 122 runs from 20 overs and the Dirk nannes and Sohail bowled well early on and the breathtaking unbeaten 124 run opening partnership between Michael Lumb 82 runs off 42 deliveries and skipper Haddin played a good supportive role as captain with a fine 37 off 33 balls and the Sixers kept a clean slate in the tournament winning six out of six and were the deserved champions and Michael Lumb is the man of the match and Mitchell Starc has Man of the Series award.

Delhi Daredevils vs Titans Match abandoned with a toss

The final league match Delhi Daredevils vs Titans, Champions League Twenty20 for Played at SuperSport Park, Centurion Match abandoned without a ball being bowled for titans won toss chose to field and heavy rain after the toss titans will take on Sydney Sixers at home venue, Centurion, on Friday.

A teams both are already qualified for the semi-final were two points apart and the result of the match could have had an impact on the final standings on the keeping the relatively low stakes in mind on daredevils had rested captain mahela jayawardene to give David Warner on the squad and the titans had also made two changes to give Paul Harris and wicketkeeper Mangaliso Mosehle a game too much rain to get the game underway.

Michael Beer Excellent Spell First Victory CLT20

Champions League Twenty20 Match perth scorchers captain marcus north won the toss and elected to field and the scorchers team have made three changes to eleven to the Marsh brothers Shaun and Mitchell were rested along with Nathan Rimmington start a innings for herschelle gibbs was dismissed for 6 as Bates and the Scorchers had moved to 30 for 1 after the powerplay for the Mills returned in the 15th to complete his spell and a fantastic spell conceding just 14 off his 4 overs and the middle order batsman collingwood was run-out for 38 off 27 deliveries in the final over of the innings and bates picked four wickets for this match and the Scorchers ended with 140 for 7 off their 20 overs.

The Auckland Aces got off to a slow start lou vincent fell to Duffield for 2 runs He and Coulter-Nile were keeping a tight and good bowling side for auckland 28 in the powerplay mahmood and guptill put on a good 49 run-stand off just 32 deliveries before the great collapse  Guptill, Kitchen, Mahmood and Grandhomme out in consecutive overs as Aces to 75 for 5 after 12.3 overs and the michael Beer picked up his third wicket when he cleaned up Hopkins to reduce the Aces to 90 for 6 and he had completed an excellent spell giving away just 13 runs off his 4 overs, picking up three crucial wickets and finaly Aces could only manage 124 for 8 off their 20 overs and Perth Scorchers won by 16 runs.

2012 Champions League Twenty20 Schedule

Date Match Details Time (IST) Place
Oct 13 - SatTitans v Perth Scorchers, Group A17:00Centurion
Oct 13 - SatKolkata v Delhi, Group A21:00Centurion
Oct 14 - SunChennai v Sydney Sixers, Group B17:00Johannesburg
Oct 14 - SunLions v Mumbai, Group B21:00Johannesburg
Oct 15 - MonAuckland v Kolkata, Group A21:00Cape Town
Oct 16 - TueSydney Sixers v Yorkshire, Group B17:00Cape Town
Oct 16 - TueChennai v Lions, Group B21:00Cape Town
Oct 17 - WedAuckland v Titans, Group A17:00Durban
Oct 17 - WedKolkata v Perth Scorchers, Group A21:00Durban
Oct 18 - ThuLions v Sydney Sixers, Group B17:00Cape Town
Oct 18 - ThuMumbai v Yorkshire, Group B21:00Cape Town
Oct 19 - FriAuckland v Delhi, Group A21:00Durban
Oct 20 - SatLions v Yorkshire, Group B17:00Johannesburg
Oct 20 - SatChennai v Mumbai, Group B21:00Johannesburg
Oct 21 - SunPerth Scorchers v Delhi, Group A17:00Cape Town
Oct 21 - SunKolkata v Titans, Group A21:00Cape Town
Oct 22 - MonChennai v Yorkshire, Group B17:00Durban
Oct 22 - MonSydney Sixers v Mumbai, Group B21:00Durban
Oct 23 - TueAuckland v Perth Scorchers, Group A17:00Centurion
Oct 23 - TueDelhi v Titans, Group A21:00Centurion
Oct 25 - ThuTBC v TBC, 1st Semi-final21:00Durban
Oct 26 - FriTBC v TBC, 2nd Semi-final21:00Centurion
Oct 28 - SunTBC v TBC, Final21:00Johannesburg

Kyle Mills Outstanding Bowling against Sialkot Stallions

The 2012 Champions League Twenty20 Qualifying Second match for Auckland vs Sialkot Stallions for the New zealand face bowlier Kyle Mills starred with a ball bowling an outstanding spell Mills gave away just 6 runs off his 4 overs and he also picking up 2 wickets to help restrict the Stallions to 130/9 and the Anaru Kitchen hit important knocks as the Auckland Aces thrashed the Sialkot Stallions to win by 6 wickets and Martin Guptill played 40 runs off 32 balls while Kitchen 33 runs off 21 balls and he finished off in style to help the Aces win with 17 balls to spare and give them a big chance of going through to the next stage and winning runs to help NZ win in 17 balls remaining and Anaru Kitchen finished the match with a six.

The Sialkot Stallions toss win to bat first the Sialkot Stallions poor start lost of first wicket very quickly Shakeel Ansar in the second over of the innings and next over by sending back the dangerous Imran Nazir and Azhar Mahmood first over for 18 run for the all round batsmen Shaoib Malik smashed 2 sixes in the 13th over but, the last 2 overs saw 3 wickets falling while just scoring 11 runs as Stallions put on a sub-par 130/9.

Man of the match Kyle Mills

Adil Rashid and David Miller are Guided Yorkshire Easy Chase

 The first game yorkshire were presented with a homely welcome to the opening game of the Champions League T20 qualifier against Uva, the Sri Lankan champions and both

the teams were making to CLT20 debuts and yorkshire won the toss and elected to field and uva Next got off to a good start Munaweera and Rajapaksa next Chanderpaul will come for 27 runs off 23 deliveries reducing Uva to 100 for 4 after 14 overs and uva captain Kandamby  end of the innings and remained unbeaten on 29 off 22 deliveries to take Uva to a respectable 150 for 7 after 20 overs.

The target for 151 runs from 20 overs Yorkshire innings start for Phil Jaques and Andrew Gale to a fear start before Senanayake got rid of the latter for 13 and yorkshire needed 30 off the last 3 overs and the all-round performance rashid smacked Umar Gul for 2 consecutive boundaries off the first 2 deliveries of the 18th over and the england 18 were needed of the final 2 overs for the munaweera for 4,6,4 off consecutive balls to seal the match for Yorkshire won by 5 wickets with 3 balls remaining for Adil Rashid 36 run off 30 deliveries for his solid all-round performance and he made his best Twenty20 score as he guided Yorkshire chase and david miller struck four fours and a six in his match-winning innings.

Man of the match award Adil Rashid

Marlon Samuels Big Score and West Indies Won Icc Twenty20 World Cup in Sri Lanka

The West Indies captain Darren Sammy dedicated his side for the World Twenty20 triumph to the fans back home and said the win is a step in the "right direction" and a start for many more good things to a first title win of an ICC event in six years by defeating Sri Lanka by 36 runs at Colombo and the west indies player marlon samuels came up with a brilliant counter-attacking 78 which was the main reason for West Indies triumph.

The west indies middle order batsman Marlon Samuels turned up with more than just his best form in Sunday Icc Twenty20 World Cup final against Sri Lanka and he was particularly harsh on Sri Lankan pace bowler Lasith Malinga over hitting him for five sixes, including three in the same over Well and i was facing him one time in Mumbai when he got me out bowled and I was very upset was my time today and they have been questions raised about the unity of the squad in the past, and the board and the players have had numerous disputes to the Sammy hoped this victory could be the start of something new for West Indies cricket for the moment here, he said

The Ajantha Mendis good bowling figures final match for 4 for 12 in the final meant nothing to the result for the West Indies batting for first powerplay 14 for 2 after Powerplays and 32 for 2 after 10 overs, the fourth-worst and fifth-worst scores at these points in the history of icc Twenty20 internationals.

West Indies 137/6 for 20 overs
Sri Lanka 101-all out for 18.4 Overs

West Indies won by 36 runs

Marlon Samuels is the man of the match for his brilliant 78 off 56 deliveries

Shane Watson is the man of the series

2012 Champions League Twenty20 Qualifiers Schedule

Date Match Details Time (IST) Place
Oct 09 - TueYorkshire v Uva Next17:00Johannesburg
Oct 09 - TueAuckland v Sialkot Stallions21:00Johannesburg
Oct 10 - WedAuckland v Hampshire17:00Centurion
Oct 10 - WedTrinidad and Tobago v Yorkshire21:00Centurion
Oct 11 - ThuTrinidad and Tobago v Uva Next17:00Johannesburg
Oct 11 - ThuSialkot Stallions v Hampshire21:00Johannesburg

Chris Gayle and Kieron Pollard Big Score and WI Massive Win to Enter Twenty20 Final

The ICC World Twenty20 second semi final for Australia vs West Indies Played at R Premadasa Stadium, Colombo on neutral venue and West Indies won the toss choose to bat first Hard-hitting opener chris gayle scored an unbeaten 75 for 41 balls and marlon samuels fell for a bright 26 off 20 balls and the pollard starred with both bat and ball slamming a brutal 15 ball 38 runs and taking 2 wickets to help West Indies total for 204 for 5 wickets their best ever score and Gayle smashed six sixes.

The australia opener david warner and shane watson until a few days ago the prohibitive favourite to be the Player of the Tournament were both winkled out by the flat leg spin of Samuel Badree and Michael Hussey 18 runs and cameron White glanced Rampaul into the gloves of Denesh Ramdin, and David Hussey two deliveries short ball and Narine had Mathew Wade out for 1 in the next over and Bailey had played a brilliant knock he had every reason to be proud of his 29 ball 63 runs and Australia fell for 131 all out in reply and final West Indies won by 74 runs and chris gayle is the man of the match.

The Australian skipper George Bailey said for icc twenty20 final match If Sri Lanka can get Gayle out for under 20, they will win and if they do not the West Indies will prove too strong and the two best teams got into the final.