Watch Australia v SouthAfrica T20 World Cup 2012 Highlights
Played at: R Premadasa Stadium, Colombo.
Played on : September 30, 2012.
Toss : Australia, who chose to field.
Result : Australia won by 8 wickets (with 14 balls remaining).
Australia took a big stride towards qualifying for the semi-finals after registering a convincing eight wicket win over traditional rivals, South Africa. Chasing a victory target of 147, Australia coasted home thanks to a belligerent knock of 70 by Shane Watson. The burly right hander continued his impressive showing in the tournament with yet another Man of the Match performance. Australia now top the table with 4 points with South Africa consigned to the exit queue having lost both their matches so far.