Result
County Championship Division One at Lord's, May 11-13 2005
390 & 342/6d
(42.4 ov, target 501)
232 & 160
Middlesex won by 340 runs
Middlesex 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
AJ Strauss c Lewis b Kirby2733455081.81
BL Hutton (c)c Chandana b Kirby14721182019.44
ET Smith c †Adshead b Lewis1315132086.66
OA Shah lbw b Chandana6310112311062.37
EC Joyce c Hancock b Gidman7511013814168.18
SB Styris c Taylor b Gidman1630363053.33
PN Weekes  b Kirby6911216510061.60
BJM Scott c †Adshead b Lewis5896989060.41
CT Peploe c Hancock b Lewis821242038.09
MM Betts not out12111830109.09
A Richardson lbw b Lewis410111040.00
Extras(b 7, lb 5, nb 18, w 1)31
TOTAL(100.2 Ov, RR: 3.88)390
Fall of wickets: 1-45 (Sir Andrew Strauss), 2-60 (Ed Smith), 3-104 (Ben Hutton), 4-167 (Owais Shah), 5-210 (Scott Styris), 6-238 (Ed Joyce), 7-357 (Ben Scott), 8-373 (Chris Peploe), 9-373 (Paul Weekes), 10-390 (Alan Richardson)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
J Lewis24.268243.3605
SP Kirby1938434.4204
APR Gidman2018924.4510
JMM Averis1324903.7600
UDU Chandana2467413.0800
Gloucestershire 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
WPC Weston c †Scott b Richardson2461615039.34
CM Spearman c Strauss b Richardson699114410075.82
Kadeer Ali c †Scott b Richardson01-000.00
CG Taylor (c)c Strauss b Betts1723223073.91
THC Hancock lbw b Styris915132060.00
APR Gidman c Hutton b Richardson1954650035.18
SJ Adshead  b Betts2760794045.00
UDU Chandana c Styris b Betts1242392028.57
JMM Averis c Shah b Richardson2134455061.76
J Lewis c †Scott b Betts02-000.00
SP Kirby not out1518252183.33
Extras(b 4, lb 2, nb 12, w 1)19
TOTAL(65.5 Ov, RR: 3.52)232
Fall of wickets: 1-59 (Phil Weston), 2-59 (Kadeer Ali), 3-84 (Chris Taylor), 4-105 (Tim Hancock), 5-147 (Craig Spearman), 6-156 (Alex Gidman), 7-187 (Upul Chandana), 8-200 (Steve Adshead), 9-200 (Jon Lewis), 10-232 (James Averis)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
A Richardson19.583251.6101
MM Betts1508645.7304
PN Weekes10808.0000
CT Peploe1754902.8810
SB Styris1325113.9201
Middlesex 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
AJ Strauss c Ali b Averis1044522022.72
BL Hutton (c) b Kirby19671012028.35
ET Smith c †Adshead b Chandana3563745155.55
OA Shah not out1112432859045.67
EC Joyce c †Adshead b Averis931291669272.09
SB Styris c Hancock b Lewis3641533087.80
PN Weekes c & b Gidman1530020.00
BJM Scott not out1319290068.42
Extras(b 2, lb 9, nb 10, w 3)24
TOTAL(101 Ov, RR: 3.38)342/6d
Fall of wickets: 1-19 (Sir Andrew Strauss), 2-65 (Ben Hutton), 3-73 (Ed Smith), 4-226 (Ed Joyce), 5-305 (Scott Styris), 6-306 (Paul Weekes)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
J Lewis2364812.0801
SP Kirby17.545813.2503
JMM Averis1726623.8801
UDU Chandana32510413.2530
APR Gidman11.105514.9200
Gloucestershire 2nd Innings (target: 501 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
CM Spearman  b Betts2022224090.90
WPC Weston c †Scott b Richardson917272052.94
Kadeer Ali  b Betts1214223085.71
CG Taylor (c)c Weekes b Styris4666836169.69
THC Hancock c †Scott b Peploe2156673037.50
APR Gidman c Strauss b Betts531511016.12
SJ Adshead  b Peploe01-000.00
UDU Chandana lbw b Richardson1723243073.91
JMM Averis  b Betts01010000.00
J Lewis c Hutton b Richardson19121740158.33
SP Kirby not out44910100.00
Extras(lb 7)7
TOTAL(42.4 Ov, RR: 3.75)160
Fall of wickets: 1-29 (Craig Spearman), 2-33 (Phil Weston), 3-57 (Kadeer Ali), 4-113 (Chris Taylor), 5-113 (Tim Hancock), 6-113 (Steve Adshead), 7-132 (Upul Chandana), 8-137 (James Averis), 9-152 (Alex Gidman), 10-160 (Jon Lewis)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
A Richardson14.424232.8600
MM Betts1105845.2700
CT Peploe1043523.5000
SB Styris711812.5700
MATCH DETAILS
Lord's, London
TossMiddlesex , elected to bat first
SeriesCounty Championship Division One 2005
Season2005
Match days11,12,13 May 2005 (4-day match)
Umpires
Mark Benson
Jeff Evans
PointsMiddlesex 21, Gloucestershire 4
CLOSE OF PLAY
Wed, 11 May - day 1 - Gloucestershire 1st innings 0/0 (WPC Weston 0*, CM Spearman 0*, 1 ov)
Thu, 12 May - day 2 - Middlesex 2nd innings 93/3 (OA Shah 10*, EC Joyce 13*, 39 ov)
Fri, 13 May - day 3 - Gloucestershire 2nd innings 160 (42.4 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
Day 3
  • OA Shah 100 in 274 mins off 233 balls, 8x4