Twenty20 Cup 2003

Winner - Surrey

2003

Crash, bang and Pandora's box is opened

The day the game of cricket was changed forever

No. 46

The birth of Twenty20

The game's newest format emerged as a marketing gimmick but the cricket went on to out-glamour everything around it

Quarter-final stage introduced for Twenty20 2004

The England & Wales Cricket Board has resisted the temptation to cook its golden goose, and has announced that the Twenty20 Cup will remain largely unchanged for next season's competition

Points Table

Midlands/West/Wales Division

Teams Mat Won Lost Tied N/R Pts Net RR
Gloucs 5 5 0 0 0 10 +2.187
Warwickshire 5 4 1 0 0 8 +1.072
Northants 5 2 3 0 0 4 -0.245
Worcs 5 2 3 0 0 4 -0.459
Glamorgan 5 1 4 0 0 2 -1.098
Somerset 5 1 4 0 0 2 -1.411

North Division

Teams Mat Won Lost Tied N/R Pts Net RR
Leics 5 5 0 0 0 10 +0.860
Derbyshire 5 3 2 0 0 6 +0.604
Yorkshire 5 3 2 0 0 6 +0.457
Lancashire 5 2 3 0 0 4 -0.125
Notts 5 1 4 0 0 2 -0.882
Durham 5 1 4 0 0 2 -1.020

South Division

Teams Mat Won Lost Tied N/R Pts Net RR
Surrey 5 5 0 0 0 10 +1.068
Sussex 5 3 2 0 0 6 +0.617
Kent 5 2 3 0 0 4 +0.250
Middlesex 5 2 3 0 0 4 +0.196
Essex 5 2 3 0 0 4 -0.811
Hampshire 5 1 4 0 0 2 -1.321
Adam Hollioake lifts the inaugural Twenty20 Cup
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Surrey players look on from the boundary
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Tournament Results
Surrey v Warwickshire at Nottingham - Jul 19, 2003
Surrey won by 9 wickets (with 55 balls remaining)
Gloucs v Surrey at Nottingham - Jul 19, 2003
Surrey won by 5 runs
Leics v Warwickshire at Nottingham - Jul 19, 2003
Warwickshire won by 7 wickets (with 4 balls remaining)
Essex v Middlesex at Chelmsford - Jun 24, 2003
Essex won by 2 runs
Sussex v Kent at Hove - Jun 24, 2003
Sussex won by 5 wickets (with 25 balls remaining)
Gloucs v Glamorgan at Bristol - Jun 24, 2003
Gloucs won by 53 runs
Hampshire v Surrey at Southampton - Jun 24, 2003
Surrey won by 19 runs
Lancashire v Durham at Manchester - Jun 24, 2003
Lancashire won by 4 runs
Leics v Derbyshire at Leicester - Jun 24, 2003
Leics won by 1 run
Northants v Warwickshire at Northampton - Jun 24, 2003
Warwickshire won by 54 runs
Worcs v Somerset at Worcester - Jun 24, 2003
Worcs won by 37 runs
Yorkshire v Notts at Leeds - Jun 24, 2003
Yorkshire won by 18 runs
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