Result
South Group, Bristol, May 15 2015, NatWest t20 Blast
175/3
(19/20 ov, target 176)
179/3
Gloucs won by 7 wickets (with 6 balls remaining)
Player Of The Match
Gloucestershire
1y
• ECB/PA

Cockbain's best out-does Compton's

Captain Ian Cockbain hit his best T20 score of 91 to guide Gloucestershire to a seven-wicket victory over Middlesex in the opening NatWest Blast game at Bristol.

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Scorecard summary
Middlesex175/3(20 overs)
Gloucestershire179/3(19 overs)
end of over 1915 runs
Glouc: 173/3CRR: 9.1 • RRR: 3.00 • Need 3 from 6b
Ian Cockbain91 (49)
Geraint Jones18 (18)
James Harris4-0-42-1
Harry Podmore3-0-32-0
18.6
6
Harris to Cockbain, SIX runs
18.5
4
Harris to Cockbain, FOUR runs
18.4
4
Harris to Cockbain, FOUR runs
18.3
Harris to Cockbain, no run
18.2
1
Harris to Jones, 1 run
18.1
Harris to Jones, no run
end of over 1811 runs
Glouc: 164/3CRR: 9.11 • RRR: 6.00 • Need 12 from 12b
Ian Cockbain77 (45)
Geraint Jones17 (16)
Harry Podmore3-0-32-0
Steven Finn4-0-29-2
17.6
2
Podmore to Cockbain, 2 runs
17.5
Podmore to Cockbain, no run
17.4
1
Podmore to Jones, 1 run
17.3
1lb
Podmore to Cockbain, 1 leg bye
17.2
6
Podmore to Cockbain, SIX runs
17.1
1
Podmore to Jones, 1 run
end of over 174 runs
Glouc: 153/3CRR: 9 • RRR: 7.66 • Need 23 from 18b
Geraint Jones15 (14)
Ian Cockbain69 (41)
Steven Finn4-0-29-2
Ravi Patel4-0-34-0
16.6
1
Finn to Jones, 1 run
16.5
1
Finn to Cockbain, 1 run
16.4
1
Finn to Jones, 1 run
16.3
Finn to Jones, no run
16.2
Finn to Jones, no run
16.1
1
Finn to Cockbain, 1 run
Match details
County Ground, Bristol
TossGloucestershire , elected to field first
SeriesNatWest t20 Blast 2015
Player Of The Match
Ian Cockbain
Season2015
Hours of play (local time)17.30 start, First Session 17.30-18.45, Interval 18.45-19.00, Second Session 19.00-20.15
Match days15 May 2015 (20-over match)
Twenty20 debut
Matt Taylor
Umpires
Nigel Cowley
Jeremy Lloyds
PointsGloucestershire 2, Middlesex 0