Result
South Group (N), Canterbury, May 15 2015, NatWest t20 Blast
185/9
(20 ov, target 186)
178/6
Kent won by 7 runs
Player Of The Match
2y
• ECB/PA

Edgy Kent win gets season underway

Kent pace duo Mitch Claydon and David Griffiths held their nerve at the death to clinch Kent's edgy seven-run win over Sussex Sharks in the NatWest T20 Blast South Group and bring their first win of the season

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Scorecard summary
Kent185/9(20 overs)
Sussex178/6(20 overs)
end of over 2010 runs
Sssx: 178/6CRR: 8.9 
Ollie Robinson2 (2)
Craig Cachopa26 (22)
David Griffiths4-0-41-0
Mitchell Claydon4-0-29-2
19.6
1
Griffiths to Robinson, 1 run
19.5
1
Griffiths to Cachopa, 1 run
19.4
2
Griffiths to Cachopa, 2 runs
19.3
4
Griffiths to Cachopa, FOUR runs
19.2
1
Griffiths to Robinson, 1 run
19.1
1
Griffiths to Cachopa, 1 run
end of over 194 runs • 2 wicket
Sssx: 168/6CRR: 8.84 • RRR: 18.00
Craig Cachopa18 (18)
Ollie Robinson0 (0)
Mitchell Claydon4-0-29-2
David Griffiths3-0-31-0
18.6
1
Claydon to Cachopa, 1 run
18.5
w
Claydon to Beer, OUT
WAT Beer c Cowdrey b Claydon 0 (1m 1b 0x4 0x6) SR: 0.00
18.4
w
Claydon to Brown, OUT
BC Brown c †Billings b Claydon 1 (2m 2b 0x4 0x6) SR: 50.00
18.3
1
Claydon to Cachopa, 1 run
18.2
1
Claydon to Brown, 1 run
18.1
1
Claydon to Cachopa, 1 run
end of over 1810 runs • 1 wicket
Sssx: 164/4CRR: 9.11 • RRR: 11.00
Craig Cachopa15 (15)
David Griffiths3-0-31-0
Matt Coles4-0-41-2
17.6
w
Griffiths to Machan, 1 run, OUT
MW Machan run out (Coles) 3 (17m 3b 0x4 0x6) SR: 100.00
17.5
1
Griffiths to Cachopa, 1 run
17.4
1
Griffiths to Machan, 1 run
17.3
1
Griffiths to Cachopa, 1 run
17.2
Griffiths to Cachopa, no run
17.1
1
Griffiths to Machan, 1 run
Match details
St Lawrence Ground, Canterbury
TossKent , elected to bat first
SeriesNatWest t20 Blast 2015
Player Of The Match
Ollie Robinson
Season2015
Hours of play (local time)19.00 start, First Session 19.00-20.15, Interval 20.15-20.30, Second Session 20.30-21.45
Match days15 May 2015 - night match (20-over match)
Umpires
Neil Bainton
Nigel Llong
PointsKent 2, Sussex 0