NatWest t20 Blast 2014

Winner - Warwickshire

Lancashire v Birmingham, NatWest T20 Blast final, Edgbaston

Woakes denies Flintoff as Birmingham win Blast

Chris Woakes kept his nerve bowling to Andrew Flintoff and denied Lancashire the 14 runs they needed off the final over as Birmingham won their maiden T20 title

Lancashire v Birmingham, NatWest T20 final, Edgbaston

Flintoff almost relives the glory

Freddie Flintoff will always be a cricketing hero. As close as he came to conjuring up the NatWest Blast title for Lancashire, he was just a hero no longer in his time

Hampshire v Lancashire, 2nd NatWest T20 SF, Edgbaston

Lancashire dominate meeting of T20 experts

No counties have better records in T20 since its inception in 2003 than Hampshire and Lancashire. But it was Lancashire who dominated this semi-final to set up a clash with Birmingham in the final.

Points Table

North Division

Teams Mat Won Lost Tied N/R Pts Net RR
Lancashire 14 10 2 0 2 22 +0.846
Notts 14 9 3 0 2 20 +0.642
Worcs 14 8 4 0 2 18 +0.480
Warwickshire 14 7 5 0 2 16 +0.235
Yorkshire 14 6 5 0 3 15 +0.588
Durham 14 5 7 0 2 12 +0.106
Northants 14 4 7 0 3 11 -0.899
Leics 14 4 9 0 1 9 -0.552
Derbyshire 14 1 12 0 1 3 -1.406

South Division

Teams Mat Won Lost Tied N/R Pts Net RR
Essex 14 10 4 0 0 20 +0.401
Surrey 14 9 5 0 0 18 +0.426
Hampshire 14 9 5 0 0 18 +0.136
Glamorgan 14 6 5 1 2 15 +0.145
Somerset 14 6 7 0 1 13 -0.107
Kent 14 6 7 1 0 13 -0.229
Sussex 14 6 8 0 0 12 -0.022
Gloucs 14 5 7 0 2 10 -0.362
Middlesex 14 2 11 0 1 5 -0.457

Boundary Meter

Pop go the champagne corks: Birmingham toast their victory
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Varun Chopra kisses the NatWest Blast trophy
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Birmingham celebrate winning the domestic T20 for the first time
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Andrew Flintoff kept the game alive with consecutive sixes
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Chris Woakes helped close out the victory
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Oliver Hannon-Dalby picked up three wickets in a crucial spell
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Squads

Jim Allenby (c) William Bragg
Chris Cooke Dean Cosker
Murray Goodwin Michael Hogan
David Lloyd Jacques Rudolph
Andrew Salter Graham Wagg
Mark Wallace (wk) Stewart Walters
Ben Wright
Tournament Results
Warwickshire v Lancashire at Birmingham - Aug 23, 2014
Warwickshire won by 4 runs
Hampshire v Lancashire at Birmingham - Aug 23, 2014
Lancashire won by 41 runs (D/L method)
Surrey v Warwickshire at Birmingham - Aug 23, 2014
Warwickshire won by 16 runs
Notts v Hampshire at Nottingham - Aug 3, 2014
Hampshire won by 5 wickets (with 6 balls remaining)
Essex v Warwickshire at Chelmsford - Aug 2, 2014
Warwickshire won by 19 runs
Surrey v Worcs at The Oval - Aug 2, 2014
Surrey won by 3 wickets (with 21 balls remaining)
Lancashire v Glamorgan at Manchester - Aug 1-2, 2014
Lancashire won by 1 run
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