Result
South Division, Lord's, May 17 2014, NatWest t20 Blast
128
(20 ov, target 129)
115/6
Sussex won by 13 runs
Player Of The Match
1y
• George Dobell

Middlesex endure two defeats in one day

Quite what Middlesex envisaged when they agreed to open their NatWest T20 Blast campaign with back-to-back games at Lord's, it surely was not two defeats in five hours

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Scorecard summary
Sussex128(19.4 overs)
Middlesex115/6(20 overs)
end of over 208 runs
Middx: 114/6CRR: 5.7 
John Simpson14 (14)
Ollie Rayner9 (9)
Chris Jordan4-0-25-1
Yasir Arafat4-1-17-1
19.6
1
Jordan to Simpson, 1 run
19.5
2
Jordan to Simpson, 2 runs
19.4
2
Jordan to Simpson, 2 runs
19.3
1
Jordan to Rayner, 1 run
19.2
Jordan to Rayner, no run
19.1
2lb
Jordan to Rayner, 2 leg byes
end of over 1910 runs
Middx: 107/6CRR: 5.63 • RRR: 22.00
Ollie Rayner8 (6)
John Simpson9 (11)
Yasir Arafat4-1-17-1
Chris Jordan3-0-19-1
18.6
1
Yasir Arafat to Rayner, 1 run
18.5
4
Yasir Arafat to Rayner, FOUR runs
18.4
1
Yasir Arafat to Simpson, 1 run
18.3
2
Yasir Arafat to Simpson, 2 runs
18.2
1
Yasir Arafat to Rayner, 1 run
18.1
1
Yasir Arafat to Simpson, 1 run
end of over 184 runs
Middx: 97/6CRR: 5.38 • RRR: 16.00
Ollie Rayner2 (3)
John Simpson5 (8)
Chris Jordan3-0-19-1
Yasir Arafat3-1-7-1
17.6
Jordan to Rayner, no run
17.5
1
Jordan to Simpson, 1 run
17.4
Jordan to Simpson, no run
17.3
Jordan to Simpson, no run
17.2
1
Jordan to Rayner, 1 run
17.2
1w
Jordan to Rayner, 1 wide
Match details
Lord's, London
TossMiddlesex , elected to field first
SeriesNatWest t20 Blast 2014
Player Of The Match
Steffan Piolet
Season2014
Hours of play (local time)16.00 start, First Session 16.00-17.20, Interval 17.20-17.40, Second Session 17.40-19.00
Match days17 May 2014 (20-over match)
Umpires
Richard Illingworth
Jeremy Lloyds
TV Umpire
Richard Kettleborough
PointsSussex 2, Middlesex 0