Result
North Group (N), Nottingham, Jun 5 2015, NatWest t20 Blast
148/7
(18.5/20 ov, target 149)
152/4
Leics won by 6 wickets (with 7 balls remaining)
Player Of The Match
Leicestershire
1y
• ECB/PA

Akmal snaps Leicestershire's barren run at Trent Bridge

Umar Akmal showed his experience to guide Leicestershire to a six-wicket victory at Trent Bridge. The Pakistan international, on his Foxes' debut, made an unbeaten 76 as the match ended in slightly controversial circumstances.

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Scorecard summary
Nottinghamshire148/7(20 overs)
Alex Hales54 (42)
Jigar Naik1/23(4)
Leicestershire152/4(18.5 overs)
18.5
6
Fletcher to Umar Akmal, SIX runs
18.4
Fletcher to Umar Akmal, no run
18.3
6
Fletcher to Umar Akmal, SIX runs
18.2
2
Fletcher to Umar Akmal, 2 runs
18.1
6
Fletcher to Umar Akmal, SIX runs
end of over 188 runs
Leics: 126/4CRR: 7 • RRR: 11.50 • Need 23 from 12b
Matthew Boyce21 (28)
Umar Akmal56 (44)
Stuart Broad4-0-20-1
Harry Gurney3-0-21-0
17.6
Broad to Boyce, no run
17.5
1
Broad to Umar Akmal, 1 run
17.4
4
Broad to Umar Akmal, FOUR runs
17.3
1
Broad to Boyce, 1 run
17.2
1
Broad to Umar Akmal, 1 run
17.1
1
Broad to Boyce, 1 run
end of over 176 runs
Leics: 118/4CRR: 6.94 • RRR: 10.33 • Need 31 from 18b
Matthew Boyce19 (25)
Umar Akmal50 (41)
Harry Gurney3-0-21-0
Daren Sammy4-0-26-0
16.6
1
Gurney to Boyce, 1 run
16.5
1
Gurney to Umar Akmal, 1 run
16.4
1
Gurney to Boyce, 1 run
16.3
3
Gurney to Umar Akmal, 3 runs
16.2
Gurney to Umar Akmal, no run
16.1
Gurney to Umar Akmal, no run
end of over 165 runs
Leics: 112/4CRR: 7 • RRR: 9.25 • Need 37 from 24b
Umar Akmal46 (37)
Matthew Boyce17 (23)
Daren Sammy4-0-26-0
Jake Ball4-0-42-3
15.6
1
Sammy to Umar Akmal, 1 run
Match details
Trent Bridge, Nottingham
TossLeicestershire , elected to field first
SeriesNatWest t20 Blast 2015
Player Of The Match
Umar Akmal
Season2015
Hours of play (local time)18.30 start, First Session 18.30-19.45, Interval 19.45-20.00, Second Session 20.00-21.30
Match days5 June 2015 - night match (20-over match)
Umpires
Peter Hartley
Paul Baldwin
PointsLeicestershire 2, Nottinghamshire 0