Result
South Group, Beckenham, Jun 5 2015, NatWest t20 Blast
156/6
(17.2/20 ov, target 157)
157/1
Gloucs won by 9 wickets (with 16 balls remaining)
Player Of The Match
Gloucestershire
1y
• ECB/PA

Howell, Klinger end Kent surge

Gloucestershire's limited overs skipper Michael Klinger hit an unbeaten 69 to secure an emphatic nine-wicket win over NatWest T20 Blast south group leaders Kent. The simple chase was set-up after Benny Howell's miserly spell of 3 for 18.

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Scorecard summary
Kent156/6(20 overs)
Gloucestershire157/1(17.2 overs)
17.2
4
Claydon to Cockbain, FOUR runs
17.1
1
Claydon to Klinger, 1 run
end of over 178 runs
Glouc: 152/1CRR: 8.94 • RRR: 1.66 • Need 5 from 18b
Michael Klinger68 (50)
Ian Cockbain50 (37)
Adam Riley4-0-30-0
Fabian Cowdrey3-0-22-0
16.6
1
Riley to Klinger, 1 run
16.5
Riley to Klinger, no run
16.4
4
Riley to Klinger, FOUR runs
16.3
1
Riley to Cockbain, 1 run
16.2
1
Riley to Klinger, 1 run
16.1
1
Riley to Cockbain, 1 run
end of over 1610 runs
Glouc: 144/1CRR: 9 • RRR: 3.25 • Need 13 from 24b
Ian Cockbain48 (35)
Michael Klinger62 (46)
Fabian Cowdrey3-0-22-0
Matt Coles3-0-22-0
15.6
1
Cowdrey to Cockbain, 1 run
15.5
1
Cowdrey to Klinger, 1 run
15.4
1
Cowdrey to Cockbain, 1 run
15.3
2
Cowdrey to Cockbain, 2 runs
15.2
4
Cowdrey to Cockbain, FOUR runs
15.1
1
Cowdrey to Klinger, 1 run
end of over 156 runs
Glouc: 134/1CRR: 8.93 • RRR: 4.60 • Need 23 from 30b
Michael Klinger60 (44)
Ian Cockbain40 (31)
Matt Coles3-0-22-0
Adam Riley3-0-22-0
14.6
1
Coles to Klinger, 1 run
14.5
2
Coles to Klinger, 2 runs
14.4
Coles to Klinger, no run
14.3
2
Coles to Klinger, 2 runs
Match details
The Kent County Cricket Ground, Beckenham
TossKent , elected to bat first
SeriesNatWest t20 Blast 2015
Player Of The Match
Benny Howell
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 days5 June 2015 (20-over match)
Umpires
Martin Bodenham
Ben Debenham
PointsGloucestershire 2, Kent 0