Twenty20 Cup, 1st Semi Final: Essex v Leicestershire at Nottingham, Aug 12, 2006
Twenty20 Cup - 1st semi final
Leicestershire won by 23 runs
12 August 2006 (20-over match)
  Leicestershire innings (20 overs maximum) R M B 4s 6s SR
View dismissal HD Ackerman run out (Middlebrook) 64 65 49 6 1 130.61
17.6 Bopara to Nixon, low full toss outside off stump, sliced away straight to point fielder, they go for a single but Middlebrook fires in the throw, TV umpire gives the decision 147/2
View dismissal DL Maddy c Irani b Napier 21 26 22 2 0 95.45
6.5 first wicket down, the big wicket of Maddy, it was pitched up and Maddy drives it in the air straight to Irani at mid on. 42/1
View dismissal J Allenby c Phillips b Napier 16 11 11 1 1 145.45
10.2 Two down! good length ball around the off stump, Allenby goes for the big shot but doesnt get it right at the middle, ball goes in the air, Phillips runs back from mid-off and takes a stunning catch 70/2
PA Nixon not out 57 36 33 6 1 172.72
View dismissal JN Snape* lbw b Bichel 10 6 5 2 0 200.00
19.6 full length ball on the off stump, Snape looks to sweep but was too close to hit, misses and gets wrapped on the pads 173/4
Extras (lb 3, w 2) 5
  Total (4 wickets; 20 overs) 173 (8.65 runs per over)
  Bowling O M R W Econ  
  D Gough 4 0 31 0 7.75 (1w)
View wicket AJ Bichel 4 0 28 1 7.00
19.6 to Snape, full length ball on the off stump, Snape looks to sweep but was too close to hit, misses and gets wrapped on the pads 173/4
View wickets GR Napier 4 0 24 2 6.00
6.5 to Maddy, first wicket down, the big wicket of Maddy, it was pitched up and Maddy drives it in the air straight to Irani at mid on. 42/1
10.2 to Allenby, Two down! good length ball around the off stump, Allenby goes for the big shot but doesnt get it right at the middle, ball goes in the air, Phillips runs back from mid-off and takes a stunning catch 70/2
  RS Bopara 4 0 38 0 9.50 (1w)
  TJ Phillips 2 0 24 0 12.00
  JD Middlebrook 2 0 25 0 12.50
  Essex innings (target: 174 runs from 20 overs) R M B 4s 6s SR
View dismissal ML Pettini hit wicket b Snape 57 46 32 9 0 178.12
10.5 fraction short outside off stump, Pettini goes back and looks to cut but ends up hitting his own wicket, big blow for Essex 82/3
View dismissal RC Irani* c †Nixon b Broad 0 11 7 0 0 0.00
2.5 looking to force it through the off side, gets the edge through to the keeper 16/1
View dismissal AN Cook run out (Maddy) 9 19 16 1 0 56.25
6.6 from Broad, taps it to the off side, Cook takes off for a quick single, Maddy runs in from cover and scores a direct hit at the non-striker's end. 48/1
View dismissal D Gough c Allenby b Henderson 10 17 13 1 0 76.92
11.2 length ball on the off stump, Gough tries to hit away onside but gets the leading edge and ball goes in the air to short thirdman fielder, simple catch taken 82/4
View dismissal RS Bopara c Allenby b Snape 5 11 8 0 0 62.50
14.4 short ball on the off stump, Bopara goes back and pulls it hard but hits in the air straight to Allenby at deep midwicket 105/5
View dismissal RN ten Doeschate c Maddy b Snape 19 10 14 2 0 135.71
14.6 length ball on the off stump, batsman lofts it high in the air wide of the long-on, Maddy runs across and takes a good catch 108/6
View dismissal JS Foster c Ackerman b Allenby 14 9 10 2 0 140.00
17.1 full toss outside off stump, Foster hits it straight to Ackerman at cover 127/8
View dismissal JD Middlebrook c Allenby b Snape 1 5 3 0 0 33.33
16.3 swung away high and straight to the deep midwicket fielder 122/7
AJ Bichel not out 12 12 8 1 0 150.00
View dismissal GR Napier c Mansoor Amjad b Griffith 7 4 6 1 0 116.66
18.4 full toss on the stumps, batsman tries to loft but mistimes, catch taken at midwicket 141/9
TJ Phillips not out 5 4 4 0 0 125.00
Extras (lb 2, w 7, nb 2) 11
  Total (9 wickets; 20 overs) 150 (7.50 runs per over)
  Bowling O M R W Econ  
View wicket SCJ Broad 4 0 23 1 5.75 (3w)
2.5 to Irani, looking to force it through the off side, gets the edge through to the keeper 16/1
View wicket AR Griffith 4 0 31 1 7.75 (1nb, 1w)
18.4 to Napier, full toss on the stumps, batsman tries to loft but mistimes, catch taken at midwicket 141/9
  DD Masters 2 0 20 0 10.00
  DL Maddy 1 0 11 0 11.00
View wickets JN Snape 4 0 22 4 5.50 (1w)
10.5 to Pettini, fraction short outside off stump, Pettini goes back and looks to cut but ends up hitting his own wicket, big blow for Essex 82/3
14.4 to Bopara, short ball on the off stump, Bopara goes back and pulls it hard but hits in the air straight to Allenby at deep midwicket 105/5
14.6 to ten Doeschate, length ball on the off stump, batsman lofts it high in the air wide of the long-on, Maddy runs across and takes a good catch 108/6
16.3 to Middlebrook, swung away high and straight to the deep midwicket fielder 122/7
View wicket CW Henderson 3 0 25 1 8.33 (1w)
11.2 to Gough, length ball on the off stump, Gough tries to hit away onside but gets the leading edge and ball goes in the air to short thirdman fielder, simple catch taken 82/4
View wicket J Allenby 2 0 16 1 8.00
17.1 to Foster, full toss outside off stump, Foster hits it straight to Ackerman at cover 127/8

Match details


Toss - Leicestershire, who chose to bat
Series - Leicestershire advanced
Player of the match - PA Nixon (Leicestershire)
Umpires - PJ Hartley and G Sharp
TV umpire - B Dudleston

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    • Reserve umpire: AA Jones
 
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