Match No – 2nd Match, Group B – Australia vs Ireland
Day and Date – Wed Sep 19, 2012
Match Time – 10:00 GMT | 15:30 local ( 3.30 pm)
Venue – R Premadasa Stadium, Colombo
Today in the second match of ICC T20 World Cup 2012, Australia will take on Ireland at the R Premadasa Stadium, Colombo. Australia who are considered favorites for today’s match can not afford to take Ireland lightly as Ireland is capable to stun any team in world.
Australia will be relying more on their batting as Michael Hussey, David Hussey and David Warner can change the direction of the match with their individual performances.
Ireland on the other hand will be hoping that Kevin O’Brien repeats his 2011 performance and thus they could create a upset in today’s match.
Squad for T20 World Cup 2012
Australia Squad for T20 World Cup 2012: George Bailey (c), Shane Watson (vc), Cameron White, Dan Christian, David Hussey, Pat Cummins, David Warner, Xavier Doherty, Glenn Maxwell, Ben Hilfenhaus, Brad Hogg, Michael Hussey, Clint McKay, Mitchell Starc, Matthew Wade.
Ireland Squad for T20 World Cup 2012: William Porterfield (captain), Alex Cusack, George Dockrell, Max Sorensen, Trent Johnston, Boyd Rankin, Nigel Jones, Ed Joyce, Andrew White, Tim Murtagh, Kevin O’Brien, Niall O’Brien, Paul Stirling, Stuart Thompson and Gary Wilson.
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