Australia take on West Indies in the second Semi Final at Colombo on Friday. The Aussies made it to the Semi Finals despite losing to Pakistan in their last Super Eights match at the R Premadasa Stadium by a huge margin.
Sri Lanka defeated Pakistan by 16 runs in a low scoring Semi Final at the Premadasa Stadium to enter into the Finals of the ICC World T20 2012! It is the second time that Sri Lanka have made it to the World T20 Final.
The two Asian sides that have made it to the semi-finals, and will clash in the first of the two semis on Thursday, thoroughly deservetheir respective spots. Pakistan, who were under extreme pressure following the disappointing loss to India, bounced back brilliantly against Australia.
South Africa, one of the top teams in the world had a bad run in the ICC World T20 2012. The Proteas under the leadership of AB de Villiers lost all their three Super Eights matches despite having a potent bowling attack consisting of the likes of Dale Steyn and Morne Morkel.