Overs 1-50  | Overs 51-100

Hello and welcome to ESPNCricinfo's live coverage of the English domestic season. MCC take on last season's champions Lancashire in the lung opener here in Abu Dhabi.

Lovely day here in Abu Dhabi, bit hazy temperatures around 25c. Excellent conditions for a game of cricket.

0.1

Chapple to Rees, no run, forward defence, Chappel right on the money from ball one.

0.2

Chapple to Rees, no run, letting that go past through to the keeper.

0.3

Chapple to Rees, 3 runs, full this time, nicely driven down the ground.

0.4

Chapple to Peters, 1 run, clipped away to fine leg.

0.5

Chapple to Rees, no run, shout for lbw, height could be the problem, umpire not interested.

0.6

Chapple to Rees, no run, shaping away delivery, leaves that alone.

End of over 1 (4 runs) Marylebone Cricket Club 4/0
GP Rees    3* (5b)      G Chapple    1-0-4-0
SD Peters    1* (1b)     

1.1

Mahmood to Peters, no run, outside edge, falling short of 2nd slip.

1.2

Mahmood to Peters, no run, good carry through to the keeper.

1.3

Mahmood to Peters, no run, outside off, batsman deciding to let that go.

1.4

Mahmood to Peters, FOUR, on the pads from Mahmood, flicked it beautifully using his wrists.

1.5

Mahmood to Peters, no run, nicely behind that one, plays it back to the bowler.

1.6

Mahmood to Peters, no run, driven to mid on.

End of over 2 (4 runs) Marylebone Cricket Club 8/0
SD Peters    5* (7b 1x4)      SI Mahmood    1-0-4-0
GP Rees    3* (5b)      G Chapple    1-0-4-0

2.1

Chapple to Rees, no run, huge shout for lbw, wanted to clip that one down to fine leg, bowler not excited.

2.2

Chapple to Rees, no run

2.3

Chapple to Rees, no run, lovely delivery, getting the ball to talk here Chapple.

2.4

Chapple to Rees, no run, on the front foot this time.

2.5

Chapple to Rees, no run, varying the length nicely here, keeping the batsman guessing.

2.6

Chapple to Rees, OUT, what a delivery, pitched middle off shaping away, takes the outside edge into the keepers gloves.

GP Rees c †Cross b Chapple 3 (11m 11b 0x4 0x6) SR: 27.27

End of over 3 (wicket maiden) Marylebone Cricket Club 8/1
     G Chapple    2-1-4-1
SD Peters    5* (7b 1x4)      SI Mahmood    1-0-4-0

3.1

Mahmood to Peters, no run, driven to mid on.

3.2

Mahmood to Peters, no run, drives it back to the bowler.

3.3

Mahmood to Peters, no run

3.4

Mahmood to Peters, no run

3.5

Mahmood to Peters, 2 no balls

3.5

Mahmood to Peters, no run

3.6

Mahmood to Peters, no run

End of over 4 (2 runs) Marylebone Cricket Club 10/1
SD Peters    5* (14b 1x4)      SI Mahmood    2-0-6-0
MR Ramprakash    0* (0b)      G Chapple    2-1-4-1

4.1

Chapple to Ramprakash, no run, leaves that alone.

4.2

Chapple to Ramprakash, FOUR, outside edge, slip fielder gets a hand to it, races away to third man boundary.

4.3

Chapple to Ramprakash, no run

4.4

Chapple to Ramprakash, no run, driven back to the bowler.

4.5

Chapple to Ramprakash, no run

4.6

Chapple to Ramprakash, no run, pushed back to the bowler.

End of over 5 (4 runs) Marylebone Cricket Club 14/1
MR Ramprakash    4* (6b 1x4)      G Chapple    3-1-8-1
SD Peters    5* (14b 1x4)      SI Mahmood    2-0-6-0

5.1

Mahmood to Peters, 2 runs, played on the backfoot through leg side.

5.2

Mahmood to Peters, 2 no balls

5.2

Mahmood to Peters, no run

5.3

Mahmood to Peters, no run

5.4

Mahmood to Peters, no run, driven to the square leg fielder.

5.5

Mahmood to Peters, no run

5.6

Mahmood to Peters, no run, good areas from Mahmood, not giving any room to the batsman.

End of over 6 (4 runs) Marylebone Cricket Club 18/1
SD Peters    7* (21b 1x4)      SI Mahmood    3-0-10-0
MR Ramprakash    4* (6b 1x4)      G Chapple    3-1-8-1

6.1

Chapple to Ramprakash, no run

6.2

Chapple to Ramprakash, no run, gets on the front foot this time.

6.3

Chapple to Ramprakash, no run

6.4

Chapple to Ramprakash, 1 run, gentle push, quick single to mid off.

6.5

Chapple to Peters, no run

6.6

Chapple to Peters, no run, this is good bowling from the experienced bloke, bowling on the stumps, making the batsman play.

End of over 7 (1 run) Marylebone Cricket Club 19/1
SD Peters    7* (23b 1x4)      G Chapple    4-1-9-1
MR Ramprakash    5* (10b 1x4)      SI Mahmood    3-0-10-0

7.1

Mahmood to Ramprakash, no run, loud appeal for lbw, NOT OUT says the umpire, bowler cant believe it.

7.2

Mahmood to Ramprakash, no run

7.3

Mahmood to Ramprakash, no run, pushes to the cover fielder.

7.4

Mahmood to Ramprakash, no run

7.5

Mahmood to Ramprakash, no run, pitches outside off, comes back in sharply.

7.6

Mahmood to Ramprakash, no run, inviting the batsman to drive.

End of over 8 (maiden) Marylebone Cricket Club 19/1
MR Ramprakash    5* (16b 1x4)      SI Mahmood    4-1-10-0
SD Peters    7* (23b 1x4)      G Chapple    4-1-9-1

8.1

Chapple to Peters, no run

8.2

Chapple to Peters, FOUR, cracking drive through the offside, sweetly timed shot.

8.3

Chapple to Peters, 2 wides

8.3

Chapple to Peters, no run, good delivery, just past the outside edge, squares him up.

8.4

Chapple to Peters, no run

8.5

Chapple to Peters, no run

8.6

Chapple to Peters, 2 runs, past the square leg fielder.

End of over 9 (8 runs) Marylebone Cricket Club 27/1
SD Peters    13* (29b 2x4)      G Chapple    5-1-17-1
MR Ramprakash    5* (16b 1x4)      SI Mahmood    4-1-10-0

9.1

Mahmood to Ramprakash, no run, played on the front foot.

9.2

Mahmood to Ramprakash, no run

9.3

Mahmood to Ramprakash, no run

9.4

Mahmood to Ramprakash, no run, driven to mid on.

9.5

Mahmood to Ramprakash, no run, pushes to mid off this time.

9.6

Mahmood to Ramprakash, no run

End of over 10 (maiden) Marylebone Cricket Club 27/1
MR Ramprakash    5* (22b 1x4)      SI Mahmood    5-2-10-0
SD Peters    13* (29b 2x4)      G Chapple    5-1-17-1

10.1

Procter to Peters, no run

10.2

Procter to Peters, no run, unorthodox bowling action.

10.3

Procter to Peters, no run, short and wide, cuts it straight to the fielder.

10.4

Procter to Peters, no run

10.5

Procter to Peters, no run, drives it to the cover fielder.

10.6

Procter to Peters, no run

End of over 11 (maiden) Marylebone Cricket Club 27/1
SD Peters    13* (35b 2x4)      LA Procter    1-1-0-0
MR Ramprakash    5* (22b 1x4)      SI Mahmood    5-2-10-0

11.1

Kerrigan to Ramprakash, no run, low full toss, powerfully struck, good stop at covers.

11.2

Kerrigan to Ramprakash, 2 runs, outside edge, just wide of the slip fielder.

11.3

Kerrigan to Ramprakash, OUT

MR Ramprakash b Kerrigan 7 (38m 25b 1x4 0x6) SR: 28.00

11.4

Kerrigan to Marshall, no run, lbw shout, turned down by the umpire.

11.5

Kerrigan to Marshall, no run

11.6

Kerrigan to Marshall, no run, played on the front foot, good first over by Kerrigan.

End of over 12 (2 runs) Marylebone Cricket Club 29/2
HJH Marshall    0* (3b)      SC Kerrigan    1-0-2-1
SD Peters    13* (35b 2x4)      LA Procter    1-1-0-0

12.1

Procter to Peters, no run, full pitched delivery, driven to mid on.

12.2

Procter to Peters, no run, oosh beats the outside edge.

12.3

Procter to Peters, no run

12.4

Procter to Peters, no run, driven to the cover fielder.

12.5

Procter to Peters, no run, good again from Procter, batsman struggling against him.

12.6

Procter to Peters, no run

End of over 13 (maiden) Marylebone Cricket Club 29/2
SD Peters    13* (41b 2x4)      LA Procter    2-2-0-0
HJH Marshall    0* (3b)      SC Kerrigan    1-0-2-1

13.1

Kerrigan to Marshall, FOUR, great use of the feet, litle shimmy down the pitch and lofts it over the bowlers head.

13.2

Kerrigan to Marshall, no run

13.3

Kerrigan to Marshall, no run, hit straight back to the bowler.

13.4

Kerrigan to Marshall, no run

13.5

Kerrigan to Marshall, no run

13.6

Kerrigan to Marshall, FOUR, down the track again, smashes it past the mid on fielder, good batting by Marshall.

End of over 14 (8 runs) Marylebone Cricket Club 37/2
HJH Marshall    8* (9b 2x4)      SC Kerrigan    2-0-10-1
SD Peters    13* (41b 2x4)      LA Procter    2-2-0-0

14.1

Procter to Peters, FOUR, full delivery, dealt with it nicely, driven on the up.

14.2

Procter to Peters, no run

14.3

Procter to Peters, FOUR, oustide edge wide of gully, nothing the bowler could have done there.

14.4

Procter to Peters, no run

14.5

Procter to Peters, no run, outside off stump, lets that go to the keeper.

14.6

Procter to Peters, FOUR, short and wide, slapped it through the offside.

Match State: Drinks

End of over 15 (12 runs) Marylebone Cricket Club 49/2
SD Peters    25* (47b 5x4)      LA Procter    3-2-12-0
HJH Marshall    8* (9b 2x4)      SC Kerrigan    2-0-10-1

15.1

Kerrigan to Marshall, 1 run, cut away, got protection in the deep.

15.2

Kerrigan to Peters, no run

15.3

Kerrigan to Peters, no run, played on the front foot.

15.4

Kerrigan to Peters, no run

15.5

Kerrigan to Peters, 1 run, short and cut away.

15.6

Kerrigan to Marshall, no run

End of over 16 (2 runs) Marylebone Cricket Club 51/2
HJH Marshall    9* (11b 2x4)      SC Kerrigan    3-0-12-1
SD Peters    26* (51b 5x4)      LA Procter    3-2-12-0

16.1

Procter to Peters, FOUR, opening the face to third man.

16.2

Procter to Peters, no run

16.3

Procter to Peters, no run, drives it to mid off.

16.4

Procter to Peters, no run

16.5

Procter to Peters, 2 runs, through legside.

16.6

Procter to Peters, 2 no balls

16.6

Procter to Peters, no run

End of over 17 (8 runs) Marylebone Cricket Club 59/2
SD Peters    32* (58b 6x4)      LA Procter    4-2-20-0
HJH Marshall    9* (11b 2x4)      SC Kerrigan    3-0-12-1

17.1

Kerrigan to Marshall, no run, opens the face to point.

17.2

Kerrigan to Marshall, 2 runs, clips it to fine leg.

17.3

Kerrigan to Marshall, no run

17.4

Kerrigan to Marshall, 1 run, full toss, sweeps it but finds a fielder.

17.5

Kerrigan to Peters, no run

17.6

Kerrigan to Marshall, no run

End of over 18 (3 runs) Marylebone Cricket Club 62/2
HJH Marshall    12* (16b 2x4)      SC Kerrigan    4-0-15-1
SD Peters    32* (59b 6x4)      LA Procter    4-2-20-0

18.1

Smith to Marshall, no run

18.2

Smith to Marshall, no run, played with soft hands.

18.3

Smith to Marshall, no run, nicely behind that one, pushes it back to the bowler.

18.4

Smith to Marshall, FOUR, short and pulled away in style, cracking shot.

18.5

Smith to Marshall, no run

18.6

Smith to Marshall, 1 run, driven through the offside.

End of over 19 (5 runs) Marylebone Cricket Club 67/2
HJH Marshall    17* (22b 3x4)      TC Smith    1-0-5-0
SD Peters    32* (59b 6x4)      SC Kerrigan    4-0-15-1

19.1

Kerrigan to Marshall, no run, forward defence.

19.2

Kerrigan to Marshall, 1 run, cut away

19.3

Kerrigan to Peters, no run

19.4

Kerrigan to Peters, OUT, invited him to drive, outside edge to the gully fielder.

SD Peters c Smith b Kerrigan 32 (82m 63b 6x4 0x6) SR: 50.79

19.5

Kerrigan to Ali, FOUR, smashes it over mid on.

19.6

Kerrigan to Marshall, no run

End of over 20 (5 runs) Marylebone Cricket Club 72/3
HJH Marshall    18* (25b 3x4)      SC Kerrigan    5-0-20-2
MM Ali    4* (1b 1x4)      TC Smith    1-0-5-0

20.1

Smith to Marshall, 2 no balls

20.1

Smith to Marshall, no run

20.2

Smith to Marshall, OUT, lovely delivery, comes back in uproots the middle stump out of the ground.

HJH Marshall b Smith 18 (35m 26b 3x4 0x6) SR: 69.23

20.3

Smith to Blackwell, no run

20.4

Smith to Blackwell, no run, driven to mid on.

20.5

Smith to Blackwell, no run, played with soft hands.

20.6

Smith to Blackwell, FOUR, backfoot punch through the offside.

End of over 21 (6 runs) Marylebone Cricket Club 78/4
ID Blackwell    4* (4b 1x4)      TC Smith    2-0-11-1
MM Ali    4* (1b 1x4)      SC Kerrigan    5-0-20-2

21.1

Kerrigan to Ali, no run, nicely flighted delivery, played on the front foot.

21.2

Kerrigan to Ali, 1 run, to fine leg.

21.3

Kerrigan to Blackwell, no run

21.4

Kerrigan to Blackwell, no run

21.5

Kerrigan to Blackwell, no run, missed oppurtunity there, fielder at short leg not able to sight the ball go over his head.

21.6

Kerrigan to Blackwell, no run

End of over 22 (1 run) Marylebone Cricket Club 79/4
ID Blackwell    4* (8b 1x4)      SC Kerrigan    6-0-21-2
MM Ali    5* (3b 1x4)      TC Smith    2-0-11-1

22.1

Smith to Ali, no run, flicked to midwicket.

22.2

Smith to Ali, FOUR, excellent stroke, just using his wrists to guide the ball to square leg boundary.

22.3

Smith to Ali, no run

22.4

Smith to Ali, no run, leaves that alone.

22.5

Smith to Ali, no run, bowler does well to get a hand to that, was hit firmly.

22.6

Smith to Ali, no run

End of over 23 (4 runs) Marylebone Cricket Club 83/4
MM Ali    9* (9b 2x4)      TC Smith    3-0-15-1
ID Blackwell    4* (8b 1x4)      SC Kerrigan    6-0-21-2

23.1

Kerrigan to Blackwell, no run, driven to cover.

23.2

Kerrigan to Blackwell, no run

23.3

Kerrigan to Blackwell, 1 run, using his feet, drives it down to long on.

23.4

Kerrigan to Ali, no run

23.5

Kerrigan to Ali, no run, pushed to the midwicket fielder.

23.6

Kerrigan to Ali, no run

End of over 24 (1 run) Marylebone Cricket Club 84/4
MM Ali    9* (12b 2x4)      SC Kerrigan    7-0-22-2
ID Blackwell    5* (11b 1x4)      TC Smith    3-0-15-1

24.1

Smith to Blackwell, 1 run, nicely driven through midwicket.

24.2

Smith to Ali, no run, shout for lbw, too high suggests the umpire.

24.3

Smith to Ali, no run, away swinging delivery, good shape, batsman playing inside the line.

24.4

Smith to Ali, no run

24.5

Smith to Ali, no run

24.6

Smith to Ali, no run, play and a miss.

End of over 25 (1 run) Marylebone Cricket Club 85/4
MM Ali    9* (17b 2x4)      TC Smith    4-0-16-1
ID Blackwell    6* (12b 1x4)      SC Kerrigan    7-0-22-2

25.1

Kerrigan to Blackwell, no run

25.2

Kerrigan to Blackwell, no run, plays back to the bowler.

25.3

Kerrigan to Blackwell, 1 run, swept away behind square.

25.4

Kerrigan to Ali, no run

25.5

Kerrigan to Ali, 1 run, driven to long on.

25.6

Kerrigan to Blackwell, 1 run, inside edge, just misses the leg stump.

End of over 26 (3 runs) Marylebone Cricket Club 88/4
ID Blackwell    8* (16b 1x4)      SC Kerrigan    8-0-25-2
MM Ali    10* (19b 2x4)      TC Smith    4-0-16-1

26.1

Smith to Blackwell, FOUR, great placement, both the fielders in the deep not able to cut that off.

26.2

Smith to Blackwell, no run, decides not to play that.

26.3

Smith to Blackwell, no run, driven to the cover fielder.

26.4

Smith to Blackwell, no run

26.5

Smith to Blackwell, no run, driven to mid off.

26.6

Smith to Blackwell, no run

End of over 27 (4 runs) Marylebone Cricket Club 92/4
ID Blackwell    12* (22b 2x4)      TC Smith    5-0-20-1
MM Ali    10* (19b 2x4)      SC Kerrigan    8-0-25-2

27.1

Kerrigan to Ali, no run

27.2

Kerrigan to Ali, 1 run, driven on the backfoot.

27.3

Kerrigan to Blackwell, no run

27.4

Kerrigan to Blackwell, FOUR, swept infront of square, powerfull strike.

27.5

Kerrigan to Blackwell, no run

27.6

Kerrigan to Blackwell, no run

End of over 28 (5 runs) Marylebone Cricket Club 97/4
ID Blackwell    16* (26b 3x4)      SC Kerrigan    9-0-30-2
MM Ali    11* (21b 2x4)      TC Smith    5-0-20-1

28.1

Keedy to Ali, no run, another slow left arm introduced.

28.2

Keedy to Ali, 1 run, pushes to long on.

28.3

Keedy to Blackwell, no run

28.4

Keedy to Blackwell, FOUR, charging down the track, biffs it past long on.

28.5

Keedy to Blackwell, FOUR, paddle sweep this time.

28.6

Keedy to Blackwell, no run

End of over 29 (9 runs) Marylebone Cricket Club 106/4
ID Blackwell    24* (30b 5x4)      G Keedy    1-0-9-0
MM Ali    12* (23b 2x4)      SC Kerrigan    9-0-30-2

29.1

Kerrigan to Ali, 1 run, clips it to fine leg.

29.2

Kerrigan to Blackwell, no run, driven to midwicket.

29.3

Kerrigan to Blackwell, 1 run

29.4

Kerrigan to Ali, no run

29.5

Kerrigan to Ali, 1 run, using his feet and pushing it to long on.

29.6

Kerrigan to Blackwell, no run

End of over 30 (3 runs) Marylebone Cricket Club 109/4
ID Blackwell    25* (33b 5x4)      SC Kerrigan    10-0-33-2
MM Ali    14* (26b 2x4)      G Keedy    1-0-9-0

30.1

Keedy to Ali, no run, ball turning in sharply.

30.2

Keedy to Ali, no run, on the front foot.

30.3

Keedy to Ali, no run

30.4

Keedy to Ali, 1 run, swept away.

30.5

Keedy to Blackwell, 1 run, to long on.

30.6

Keedy to Ali, 1 run

Match State: Lunch - Day 1

End of over 31 (3 runs) Marylebone Cricket Club 112/4
MM Ali    16* (31b 2x4)      G Keedy    2-0-12-0
ID Blackwell    26* (34b 5x4)      SC Kerrigan    10-0-33-2

31.1

Mahmood to Ali, 1 run

31.2

Mahmood to Blackwell, no run

31.3

Mahmood to Blackwell, no run, backfoot punch to the cover fielder.

31.4

Mahmood to Blackwell, no run

31.5

Mahmood to Blackwell, no run

31.6

Mahmood to Blackwell, no run, well directed short ball.

End of over 32 (1 run) Marylebone Cricket Club 113/4
ID Blackwell    26* (39b 5x4)      SI Mahmood    6-2-11-0
MM Ali    17* (32b 2x4)      G Keedy    2-0-12-0

32.1

Keedy to Ali, no run

32.2

Keedy to Ali, no run

32.3

Keedy to Ali, no run, driven to midwicket.

32.4

Keedy to Ali, no run

32.5

Keedy to Ali, 1 run, backfoot punch to long on.

32.6

Keedy to Blackwell, no run, drilled back to the bowler.

End of over 33 (1 run) Marylebone Cricket Club 114/4
ID Blackwell    26* (40b 5x4)      G Keedy    3-0-13-0
MM Ali    18* (37b 2x4)      SI Mahmood    6-2-11-0

33.1

Mahmood to Ali, no run

33.2

Mahmood to Ali, no run, serious pace from Mahmood.

33.3

Mahmood to Ali, no run, leaves that alone.

33.4

Mahmood to Ali, no run

33.5

Mahmood to Ali, no run, showing the full face of the bat.

33.6

Mahmood to Ali, 2 no balls

33.6

Mahmood to Ali, 1 run, to midwicket.

End of over 34 (3 runs) Marylebone Cricket Club 117/4
MM Ali    19* (44b 2x4)      SI Mahmood    7-2-14-0
ID Blackwell    26* (40b 5x4)      G Keedy    3-0-13-0

34.1

Keedy to Ali, 1 run, driven to long on.

34.2

Keedy to Blackwell, no run

34.3

Keedy to Blackwell, 2 runs, cuts it behind point.

34.4

Keedy to Blackwell, 1 run

34.5

Keedy to Ali, 1 run, easy single to long on.

34.6

Keedy to Blackwell, FOUR, charging down the pitch, swings hard, ball races away to midwicket boundary.

End of over 35 (9 runs) Marylebone Cricket Club 126/4
ID Blackwell    33* (44b 6x4)      G Keedy    4-0-22-0
MM Ali    21* (46b 2x4)      SI Mahmood    7-2-14-0

35.1

Mahmood to Ali, 2 no balls

35.1

Mahmood to Ali, no run, played on the front foot.

35.2

Mahmood to Ali, no run, driven to mid off.

35.3

Mahmood to Ali, no run, top delivery, batsman sniffing the ball there, absolute snotter.

35.4

Mahmood to Ali, no run

35.5

Mahmood to Ali, no run, short again, leg sidish this time.

35.6

Mahmood to Ali, no run, beats the outside edge.

End of over 36 (2 runs) Marylebone Cricket Club 128/4
MM Ali    21* (53b 2x4)      SI Mahmood    8-2-16-0
ID Blackwell    33* (44b 6x4)      G Keedy    4-0-22-0

36.1

Keedy to Blackwell, no run

36.2

Keedy to Blackwell, 1 run

36.3

Keedy to Ali, FOUR, uses his feet and lofts it over the inner ring.

36.4

Keedy to Ali, no run

36.5

Keedy to Ali, 1 run, to long on.

36.6

Keedy to Blackwell, no run, pushes back to the bowler.

End of over 37 (6 runs) Marylebone Cricket Club 134/4
ID Blackwell    34* (47b 6x4)      G Keedy    5-0-28-0
MM Ali    26* (56b 3x4)      SI Mahmood    8-2-16-0

37.1

Mahmood to Ali, no run, stands tall, keeps the ball down to the ground.

37.2

Mahmood to Ali, 1 run, flikced to deep square leg.

37.3

Mahmood to Blackwell, no run

37.4

Mahmood to Blackwell, no run, hits the thigh pad, that would have hurt.

37.5

Mahmood to Blackwell, no run, firmly struck but straight to the mid off fielder.

37.6

Mahmood to Blackwell, no run

End of over 38 (1 run) Marylebone Cricket Club 135/4
ID Blackwell    34* (51b 6x4)      SI Mahmood    9-2-17-0
MM Ali    27* (58b 3x4)      G Keedy    5-0-28-0

38.1

Keedy to Ali, no run

38.2

Keedy to Ali, no run

38.3

Keedy to Ali, 1 run

38.4

Keedy to Blackwell, no run

38.5

Keedy to Blackwell, 1 run, cut away.

38.6

Keedy to Ali, no run, driven to short midwicket.

End of over 39 (2 runs) Marylebone Cricket Club 137/4
MM Ali    28* (62b 3x4)      G Keedy    6-0-30-0
ID Blackwell    35* (53b 6x4)      SI Mahmood    9-2-17-0

39.1

Mahmood to Blackwell, FOUR, short and wide, was begging to be punished.

39.2

Mahmood to Blackwell, no run

39.3

Mahmood to Blackwell, no run, driven back to the bowler.

39.4

Mahmood to Blackwell, 1 run

39.5

Mahmood to Ali, no run

39.6

Mahmood to Ali, 1 run, clipped to fine leg.

End of over 40 (6 runs) Marylebone Cricket Club 143/4
MM Ali    29* (64b 3x4)      SI Mahmood    10-2-23-0
ID Blackwell    40* (57b 7x4)      G Keedy    6-0-30-0

40.1

Keedy to Ali, no run

40.2

Keedy to Ali, no run

40.3

Keedy to Ali, no run

40.4

Keedy to Ali, no run

40.5

Keedy to Ali, no run

40.6

Keedy to Ali, no run

End of over 41 (maiden) Marylebone Cricket Club 143/4
MM Ali    29* (70b 3x4)      G Keedy    7-1-30-0
ID Blackwell    40* (57b 7x4)      SI Mahmood    10-2-23-0

41.1

Kerrigan to Blackwell, no run

41.2

Kerrigan to Blackwell, no run

41.3

Kerrigan to Blackwell, FOUR, reverse sweep, great improvisation.

41.4

Kerrigan to Blackwell, no run

41.5

Kerrigan to Blackwell, no run

41.6

Kerrigan to Blackwell, no run

End of over 42 (4 runs) Marylebone Cricket Club 147/4
ID Blackwell    44* (63b 8x4)      SC Kerrigan    11-0-37-2
MM Ali    29* (70b 3x4)      G Keedy    7-1-30-0

42.1

Keedy to Ali, no run, well fielded off his own bowling, was a definite single there.

42.2

Keedy to Ali, no run

42.3

Keedy to Ali, no run, excellent stop at short midwicket, throwing themselves in the middle.

42.4

Keedy to Ali, 1 run, cut away.

42.5

Keedy to Blackwell, no run

42.6

Keedy to Blackwell, no run

End of over 43 (1 run) Marylebone Cricket Club 148/4
ID Blackwell    44* (65b 8x4)      G Keedy    8-1-31-0
MM Ali    30* (74b 3x4)      SC Kerrigan    11-0-37-2

43.1

Kerrigan to Ali, no run

43.2

Kerrigan to Ali, no run

43.3

Kerrigan to Ali, no run

43.4

Kerrigan to Ali, no run

43.5

Kerrigan to Ali, no run

43.6

Kerrigan to Ali, no run

End of over 44 (maiden) Marylebone Cricket Club 148/4
MM Ali    30* (80b 3x4)      SC Kerrigan    12-1-37-2
ID Blackwell    44* (65b 8x4)      G Keedy    8-1-31-0

44.1

Keedy to Blackwell, 1 run, to deep midwicket.

44.2

Keedy to Ali, 1 run

44.3

Keedy to Blackwell, no run

44.4

Keedy to Blackwell, FOUR, slog sweep

44.5

Keedy to Blackwell, 1 run, brings up the half century.

44.6

Keedy to Ali, no run

End of over 45 (7 runs) Marylebone Cricket Club 155/4
MM Ali    31* (82b 3x4)      G Keedy    9-1-38-0
ID Blackwell    50* (69b 9x4)      SC Kerrigan    12-1-37-2

45.1

Kerrigan to Blackwell, no run

45.2

Kerrigan to Blackwell, no run

45.3

Kerrigan to Blackwell, FOUR, swept again, Blackwell not afraid to play his shots.

45.4

Kerrigan to Blackwell, no run

45.5

Kerrigan to Blackwell, FOUR

45.6

Kerrigan to Blackwell, no run

End of over 46 (8 runs) Marylebone Cricket Club 163/4
ID Blackwell    58* (75b 11x4)      SC Kerrigan    13-1-45-2
MM Ali    31* (82b 3x4)      G Keedy    9-1-38-0

46.1

Chapple to Ali, no run

46.2

Chapple to Ali, no run

46.3

Chapple to Ali, no run

46.4

Chapple to Ali, 1 run, pulled it.

46.5

Chapple to Blackwell, no run

46.6

Chapple to Blackwell, 1 run, to point.

End of over 47 (2 runs) Marylebone Cricket Club 165/4
ID Blackwell    59* (77b 11x4)      G Chapple    6-1-19-1
MM Ali    32* (86b 3x4)      SC Kerrigan    13-1-45-2

47.1

Smith to Blackwell, no run

47.2

Smith to Blackwell, 1 run, clipped to fine leg.

47.3

Smith to Ali, no run

47.4

Smith to Ali, no run

47.5

Smith to Ali, no run

47.6

Smith to Ali, 1 run

End of over 48 (2 runs) Marylebone Cricket Club 167/4
MM Ali    33* (90b 3x4)      TC Smith    6-0-22-1
ID Blackwell    60* (79b 11x4)      G Chapple    6-1-19-1

48.1

Chapple to Ali, no run

48.2

Chapple to Ali, no run, goes past the outside edge.

48.3

Chapple to Ali, OUT, Ali shoulder arms to that one, ball coming back in, not the best of decisions really.

MM Ali b Chapple 33 (100m 96b 3x4 0x6) SR: 34.37

Match State: Drinks

48.4

Chapple to O'Brien, no run

48.5

Chapple to O'Brien, no run

48.6

Chapple to O'Brien, no run

End of over 49 (wicket maiden) Marylebone Cricket Club 167/5
NJ O'Brien    0* (3b)      G Chapple    7-2-19-2
ID Blackwell    60* (79b 11x4)      TC Smith    6-0-22-1

49.1

Smith to Blackwell, FOUR, width on offer, cut away past point.

49.2

Smith to Blackwell, 1 run, quick single to mid on, would have been curtains had that hit the stumps.

49.3

Smith to O'Brien, no run

49.4

Smith to O'Brien, no run

49.5

Smith to O'Brien, no run

49.6

Smith to O'Brien, no run

End of over 50 (5 runs) Marylebone Cricket Club 172/5
NJ O'Brien    0* (7b)      TC Smith    7-0-27-1
ID Blackwell    65* (81b 12x4)      G Chapple    7-2-19-2
Overs 1-50  | Overs 51-100
Series Results
M.C.C. v Lancashire at Abu Dhabi - Mar 27-29, 2012
Lancashire won by 6 wickets
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Mar 29, 2012

Paul Horton plays a shot on the off side, MCC v Lancashire, Champion County Match, Abu Dhabi, 3rd day, March 29, 2012

Paul Horton plays a shot on the off side, MCC v Lancashire

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Mar 28, 2012

Steven Croft is bowled by Lewis Gregory for 4, MCC v Lancashire, Abu Dhabi, Day 2, March 28, 2012

Steven Croft is bowled by Lewis Gregory for 4

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