Result
Specsavers County Championship Division One at Lord's, Sep 20-23 2016
270 & 359/6d
(35.2 ov, target 240)
390 & 178
Middlesex won by 61 runs
1:40
6m
• George Dobell at Lord's

Roland-Jones hat-trick gives Middlesex Championship title

In the most dramatic scenes imaginable, Middlesex secured their first County Championship title since 1993 when Toby Roland-Jones claimed a hat-trick, in a six-wicket haul, to bowl out Yorkshire out for 178 with 4.4 overs of the season remaining

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Scorecard summary
Middlesex270(108.3 overs)1st Innings
Nick Gubbins125 (274)
Jack Brooks6/65(23.3)
Tim Bresnan3/48(23)
Yorkshire390(116.3 overs)1st Innings
Tim Bresnan142 (293)
Azeem Rafiq65 (97)
Middlesex359/6d(93.5 overs)2nd Innings
Dawid Malan116 (246)
Nick Gubbins93 (200)
Yorkshire178(35.2 overs)2nd Innings
35.2
w
Roland-Jones to Sidebottom, OUT
RJ Sidebottom b Roland-Jones 0 (3m 1b 0x4 0x6) SR: 0.00
35.1
w
Roland-Jones to Hodd, OUT
AJ Hodd b Roland-Jones 17 (27m 19b 1x4 0x6) SR: 89.47
end of over 354 runs • 1 wicket
Yorks: 178/8CRR: 5.08 
Andy Hodd17 (18)
Steven Finn10-0-60-2
Toby Roland-Jones11.5-0-54-4
34.6
w
Finn to Patterson, OUT
SA Patterson b Finn 2 (6m 4b 0x4 0x6) SR: 50.00
34.5
Finn to Patterson, no run
34.4
1
Finn to Hodd, 1 run
34.3
1
Finn to Patterson, 1 run
34.2
1
Finn to Hodd, 1 run
34.1
1
Finn to Patterson, 1 run
end of over 342 runs • 1 wicket
Yorks: 174/7CRR: 5.11 
Andy Hodd15 (16)
Toby Roland-Jones11.5-0-54-4
Steven Finn9-0-56-1
33.6
w
Roland-Jones to Azeem Rafiq, OUT
Azeem Rafiq c †Simpson b Roland-Jones 4 (12m 5b 0x4 0x6) SR: 80.00
33.5
1
Roland-Jones to Hodd, 1 run
33.4
Roland-Jones to Hodd, no run
33.3
Roland-Jones to Hodd, no run
33.2
Roland-Jones to Hodd, no run
33.1
1
Roland-Jones to Azeem Rafiq, 1 run
end of over 3312 runs
Yorks: 172/6CRR: 5.21 
Andy Hodd14 (12)
Azeem Rafiq3 (2)
Steven Finn9-0-56-1
Toby Roland-Jones10.5-0-52-3
32.6
4
Finn to Hodd, FOUR runs
32.5
2
Finn to Hodd, 2 runs
32.4
2
Finn to Hodd, 2 runs
32.3
1
Finn to Azeem Rafiq, 1 run
Match details
Lord's, London
TossToss uncontested, Yorkshire elected to first
SeriesSpecsavers County Championship Division One 2016
Series resultMiddlesex won the 2016 Specsavers County Championship Division One
Season2016
Hours of play (local time)10.30am start, Lunch 12.30-13.10, Tea 15.10-15.30, Close 17.30
Match days20,21,22,23 September 2016 (4-day match)
Umpires
Tim Robinson
Rob Bailey
TV Umpire
Neil Bainton
PointsMiddlesex 17, Yorkshire 7