Sri Lanka Qualifies For Finals Of World T20 2014 by Defeating West Indies On 1st Semifinal on 3rd April 2014
Sri Lanka vs West Indies: Twenty20 World Cup 1st Semifinal on 3rd April 2014
1st Semifinal of Twenty20 World Cup 2014 (Sri Lanka vs West Indies): 1st semifinal of international twenty twenty world cup 2014 is held between Sri Lanka and West Indies (SL vs WI) on 3rd April 2014.This is a knock out match. Sri Lanka won the match by 27 runs (D/L Method) and qualify for the Final match of Twenty20 World Cup 2014.
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West Indies vs Sri Lanka (WI vs SL): Sri Lanka won the toss and choose to bat first and set up the score as 160 runs 6 wickets in 20 overs at 8.00 runs per over. Game was interrupted by the rain. So the target set for West Indies (WI) is 108 runs in 13.5 overs. West Indies only able to make 80 runs 4 wickets in 13.5 overs. Thus Sri Lanka won the match by 27 runs (D/L method). By winning the match, Sri Lanka is eligible for the finals of t20 world cup 2014. Angelo Mathews (Sri Lanka) is declared as the player of the match.
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Full Match Scorecard Details: West Indies vs Sri Lanka (WI vs SL) – 1st Semifinals of World T20 2014
Sri Lanka (SL): 160/5 (20 Overs)
Target: 108 runs in 13.5 overs (D/L Method)
West Indies (WI): 80/4 (13.5 Overs)
Result: Sri Lanka won the match by 27 runs.
Player Of The Match: Angelo Mathews (Sri Lanka)