Result
South Group (N), Lord's, Aug 16 2018, Vitality Blast
210/3
(19.2/20 ov, target 211)
211/4
Essex won by 6 wickets (with 4 balls remaining)
Player Of The Match
1y
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Lawrence finds form to keep Middlesex rock bottom

Dan Lawrence and Varun Chopra totalled more half-centuries than Essex had managed all season as a hapless Middlesex attack again failed to defend a big total

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Scorecard summary
Middlesex210/3(20 overs)
Essex211/4(19.2 overs)
Dan Lawrence86 (46)
Varun Chopra51 (34)
James Harris1/34(3.2)
19.2
1
Harris to Ashar Zaidi, 1 run
19.2
1w
Harris to Ashar Zaidi, 1 wide
19.1
4
Harris to Ashar Zaidi, FOUR runs
end of over 1916 runs
Essex: 205/4CRR: 10.78 • RRR: 6.00 • Need 6 from 6b
Ashar Zaidi15 (6)
Ravi Bopara31 (15)
James Fuller4-0-53-1
Steven Finn4-0-36-2
18.6
1
Fuller to Ashar Zaidi, 1 run
18.5
4
Fuller to Ashar Zaidi, FOUR runs
18.4
1
Fuller to Bopara, 1 run
18.3
1
Fuller to Ashar Zaidi, 1 run
18.2
4
Fuller to Ashar Zaidi, FOUR runs
18.2
1w
Fuller to Ashar Zaidi, 1 wide
18.1
4
Fuller to Ashar Zaidi, FOUR runs
end of over 1811 runs • 1 wicket
Essex: 189/4CRR: 10.5 • RRR: 11.00 • Need 22 from 12b
Ravi Bopara30 (14)
Ashar Zaidi1 (1)
Steven Finn4-0-36-2
James Fuller3-0-37-1
17.6
4
Finn to Bopara, FOUR runs
17.5
1
Finn to Ashar Zaidi, 1 run
17.4
w
Finn to Lawrence, OUT
DW Lawrence b Finn 86 (60m 46b 7x4 4x6) SR: 186.95
17.3
2
Finn to Lawrence, 2 runs
17.2
4
Finn to Lawrence, FOUR runs
17.1
Finn to Lawrence, no run
end of over 1716 runs
Essex: 178/3CRR: 10.47 • RRR: 11.00 • Need 33 from 18b
Ravi Bopara26 (13)
Dan Lawrence80 (42)
James Fuller3-0-37-1
James Harris3-0-28-1
16.6
4
Fuller to Bopara, FOUR runs
16.5
2
Fuller to Bopara, 2 runs
Match details
Lord's, London
TossEssex , elected to field first
SeriesVitality Blast 2018
Player Of The Match
Dan Lawrence
Season2018
Match days16 August 2018 - night match (20-over match)
Umpires
Tim Robinson
Ben Debenham
PointsEssex 2, Middlesex 0