Wednesday, March 18, 2015

S.A Qualifies for the Semi Final of ICC World Cup 2015

SA qualifies for the ICC World Cup 2015's semi final which will be played at Sydney on Wednesday.SA beat Sri Lank by 9 wickets and 192 balls remaining.SL captain Anglew Mathew won the toss and decided to bat first.South African bowlers bowled superbly and restricted SL to score 133 all out in 37.2 overs.Kamar SAngakara restricted a bit and scored 45 runs in 96 balls.The other batsman who scored above 30 was Thirimanne,he scored 41 runs in 48 balls with 5 fours.SL batting line badly destroyed by SA bowlers. After restricting SL to 133 runs,SA batsmen started their batting in their glorious style and chased down the target just in 18 overs on the loss of one wicket of Hashim Amla who scored 16 runs.
The most remarkable thing to be noted of this first Quarter final was JP Duminy's hot trick.JP Duminy took a hat-trick with the wickets of Mathews, Kulasekara and Kaushal.

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