The Final match between Sri Lanka vs West Indies is a part of ICC World T20 2012 which is being held in Sri Lanka from October 07, 2012. Sri Lanka will take on West Indies in the final of Twenty20 World Cup 2012. For Sri Lanka this is the best chance to win the cup in front of the home audience. They’ve waited a long to win the cup.
For West Indies, Chris Gayle holds the key. He’s one player who can take the match away from any rival. West Indies too have waited a long to reach the finals of ICC competition and this is there opportunity to make the most out of it.
Match Time: Sunday, October 07, 19:00 local | 13:30 GMT
Sri Lanka: 1 Tillakaratne Dilshan, 2 Mahela Jayawardene (capt.), 3 Kumar Sangakkara (wk), 4 Lahiru Thirimanne, 5 Jeevan Mendis, 6 Angelo Mathews, 7 Thisara Perera, 8 Nuwan Kulasekara, 9 Lasith Malinga, 10 Ajantha Mendis, 11 Rangana Herath/Akila Dananjaya.
West Indies: 1 Chris Gayle, 2 Johnson Charles, 3 Marlon Samuels, 4 Dwayne Bravo, 5 Kieron Pollard, 6 Darren Sammy (capt.), 7 Andre Russell, 8 Denesh Ramdin (wk), 9 Sunil Narine, 10 Ravi Rampaul, 11 Samuel Badree.
Pitch Report: R.Premadasa Stadium has supported the spinners so far. Toss will be very important today. It looks both the teams will be willing to bowl first and restrict the other team to a low total through spin magic.
Weather Report: Weather forecast is that there is little chance of rain interfering with the match. Skies will be mostly cloudy but chances are that there’ll be no rain in Colombo.