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In recent years, Australia have always been favourites whenever they have clashed with West Indies, irrespective of the format of the game.

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.

Sri Lanka raised a controversy of sorts in their last Super Eights game against England when Kumar Sangakkara turned out for the toss alongside Stuart Broad.

Pakistan and Sri Lanka have played against each other quite often in the recent times. So the players from either side know each other’s strengths and weakness pretty well.

Live cricket scores streaming of the ICC Twenty20 2012 1st Semi- Final Match match between Sri Lanka Vs Pakistan On Thursday at Colombo.

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.

Pakistan had made it to the Semi Finals of the ICC World T20 2012 following a crushing win over Australia and then with India failing to match them in the net run rate.

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.