Result
South Group (N), Chelmsford, Jul 17 2015, NatWest t20 Blast
150/5
(18.4/20 ov, target 151)
151/6
Essex won by 4 wickets (with 8 balls remaining)
Player Of The Match
3y
• Freddie Wilde

Scott bears the brunt of Chelmsford's scorn

George Scott had been part of Middlesex 2nd XI's cup-winning side 24 hours earlier. It was a different feeling when he started dropping catches in front of a boisterous Chelmsford crowd

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Scorecard summary
Middlesex150/5(20 overs)
Nick Gubbins46 (34)
Eoin Morgan29 (25)
Shaun Tait2/19(4)
Essex151/6(18.4 overs)
18.4
1
Sandhu to Napier, 1 run
18.3
Sandhu to Napier, no run
18.2
w
Sandhu to Dawson, OUT
LA Dawson b Sandhu 5 (8m 6b 0x4 0x6) SR: 83.33
18.1
Sandhu to Dawson, no run
end of over 185 runs • 1 wicket
Essex: 150/5CRR: 8.33 • RRR: 0.50 • Need 1 from 12b
Liam Dawson5 (4)
Dawid Malan2-0-11-1
Harry Podmore3-0-28-2
17.6
w
Malan to Westley, OUT
T Westley c Dexter b Malan 45 (58m 39b 6x4 0x6) SR: 115.38
17.5
Malan to Westley, no run
17.4
1
Malan to Dawson, 1 run
17.3
1
Malan to Westley, 1 run
17.2
1
Malan to Dawson, 1 run
17.1
2
Malan to Dawson, 2 runs
end of over 178 runs • 1 wicket
Essex: 145/4CRR: 8.52 • RRR: 2.00 • Need 6 from 18b
Tom Westley44 (36)
Liam Dawson1 (1)
Harry Podmore3-0-28-2
Dawid Malan1-0-6-0
16.6
2lb
Podmore to Westley, 2 leg byes
16.5
Podmore to Westley, no run
16.4
4
Podmore to Westley, FOUR runs
16.3
1
Podmore to Dawson, 1 run
16.2
1lb
Podmore to Westley, 1 leg bye
16.1
w
Podmore to ten Doeschate, OUT
RN ten Doeschate c Morgan b Podmore 15 (22m 18b 1x4 0x6) SR: 83.33
end of over 166 runs
Essex: 137/3CRR: 8.56 • RRR: 3.50 • Need 14 from 24b
Ryan ten Doeschate15 (17)
Tom Westley40 (32)
Dawid Malan1-0-6-0
Gurjit Sandhu3-0-18-0
15.6
1
Malan to ten Doeschate, 1 run
15.5
Malan to ten Doeschate, no run
Match details
County Ground, Chelmsford
TossMiddlesex , elected to bat first
SeriesNatWest t20 Blast 2015
Player Of The Match
Jesse Ryder
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 days17 July 2015 - night match (20-over match)
Umpires
Neil Bainton
Steve O'Shaughnessy
TV Umpire
Ben Debenham
PointsEssex 2, Middlesex 0