Zimbabwe maintained their dominance in the Zimbabwe Twenty20 Triangular Series with their all-round performance by embarrassing the supreme team South Africa.
South Africa dispirited Bangladesh as Hashim Amla played a gem of an innings supported by the devastating bowling attack in the 2nd match of the T20, Tri Series.
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Mumbai Indians crushed the previous consecutive champion Chennai Super Kings, by 8 wickets in the Indian Premier League 2012 opener.
India suffered a blow due to weather after losing the only T20 by 11 runs vs. South Africa as per the D/L Method when India was cruising well at 71-0 in 7.5 overs.
New Zealand failed to gain victory in a nail biting 4rd T20 match against South Africa.