2nd Quarter-Final, Chelmsford, Jul 7 2008, Twenty20 Cup
(18/18 ov, target 175)
Essex won by 59 runs (D/L method)
Player Of The Match
• The Bulletin by Will Luke

Brilliant Napier outclasses Northants

Graham Napier turned in another stellar performance, with bat and ball, as Essex romped past Northamptonshire at Chelmsford

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Scorecard summary
Essex192/9(20 overs)
Ravi Bopara47 (26)
Nicky Boje2/29(4)
Northamptonshire115/7(18 overs)

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Match details
County Ground, Chelmsford
TossEssex , elected to bat first
SeriesTwenty20 Cup 2008
Player Of The Match
Graham Napier
Series resultEssex advanced
Hours of play (local time)20.00 start, First Session 20.00-21.15 Interval 21.15-21.30, Second Session 21.30-22.45
Match days7 July 2008 (20-over match)
Richard Kettleborough
Nigel Llong
TV Umpire
Neil Bainton