NatWest t20 Blast 2014

NatWest T20 Blast

Captaincy helps Vince stand tall

When you take over the captaincy of a side with an outstanding T20 pedigree it can come with significant pressure, but James Vince has taken to the role with aplomb in a season where his England credentials have risen

NatWest T20 Blast

From beach to Blast for Pietersen

To seek to exist as a T20 specialist is the most precarious of occupations. Cricket is not like the movies where Harrison Ford can still get the girl even though he is in his 70s

Lancashire 3/1 for NatWest Blast title

Lancashire set the pace in the qualifying stage of the NatWest T20 Blast and they enter Finals Day at Edgbaston with a 3/1 chance of finally lifting the title.

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

Billy Godleman drives through the off side
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James Vince led his side to a fifth consecutive Finals Day
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James Vince made his T20 best 93 not out
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Boyd Rankin took two wickets in an over
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Rikki Clarke helped add the power for Warwickshire
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Tom Smith took the catch to give Jordan Clark three wickets in an over
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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 Fixtures Tournament Results
1st Semi-Final: Surrey v Warwickshire at Birmingham
Aug 23, 2014 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
2nd Semi-Final: Hampshire v Lancashire at Birmingham
Aug 23, 2014 (14:30 local | 13:30 GMT | 09:30 EDT | 08:30 CDT | 06:30 PDT)
Final: TBA v TBA at Birmingham
Aug 23, 2014 (18:45 local | 17:45 GMT | 13:45 EDT | 12:45 CDT | 10:45 PDT)
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