Result
3rd Quarter-Final, Worcester, Aug 14 2015, NatWest t20 Blast
196/4
(8.1/8.1 ov, target 76)
58/2
Hampshire won by 17 runs (D/L method)
Player Of The Match
Hampshire
1y
• Freddie Wilde

Lack of floodlights costs Worcs after dazzling Vince ton

The NatWest T20 Blast quarter-final between Worcestershire and Hampshire ended in farcical circumstances as bad light at New Road - a ground with no floodlights - forced an early end to proceedings

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Scorecard summary
Hampshire196/4(20 overs)
Worcestershire58/2(8.1 overs)

7:34 pm: Wood walking off with the physio so do the others as its been halted by the poor light. D/L par score after 8.1 overs is 75 runs, Worcestershire is quite behind of it

8:15 pm:: Okay then, match been called off and Hampshire advances as they clinches it by 17 runs (D/L method). James Vince named man of the match for his superlative century. That's all for tonight, do join us tomorrow for the last quarter-final, until then stay safe, cheers!

8.1
1
Yasir Arafat to Whiteley, 1 run
dropped, he's bleeding, back of a length around the middle and leg, bottom hand pull to the left of deep square leg, Wood ran across and tries to catch with both hands infront of the nose, slips through and into the nose, it hurts.
end of over 814 runs
Worcs: 57/2CRR: 7.12 • RRR: 114.00
Daryl Mitchell20 (21)
Ross Whiteley15 (6)
Liam Dawson1-0-14-0
Yasir Arafat1-0-4-0
7.6
Dawson to Mitchell, no run
punches that off the back foot towards the shortish cover
7.5
Dawson to Mitchell, no run
on a length angling down the leg, took it on the pad as he tries to work into the on side
7.4
1
Dawson to Whiteley, 1 run
fullish around the off stump, driven towards the sweeper for a single
7.3
6
Dawson to Whiteley, SIX runs
once again tosses it up across the off, sits up nicely for Whiteley, prods forward and lofted to the right of long-on
7.2
6
Dawson to Whiteley, SIX runs
tossed up delivery outside off, leans onto it and lofted straight towards the sight screen
7.1
1
Dawson to Mitchell, 1 run
fraction short and outside off, slashes it away through cover point
end of over 74 runs
Worcs: 43/2CRR: 6.14 • RRR: 28.28
Daryl Mitchell19 (18)
Ross Whiteley2 (3)
Yasir Arafat1-0-4-0
Fidel Edwards3-0-17-0
6.6
1
Yasir Arafat to Mitchell, 1 run
Arafat drags it short as the batsman walks down the track, gets it away safely towards the long leg
6.5
1
Yasir Arafat to Whiteley, 1 run
back of a length, moving across with the angle, gets behind and punches it through cover region
6.4
1
Yasir Arafat to Mitchell, 1 run
short and angling down the leg, swivels and works it away to wide of deep fine leg
6.3
Yasir Arafat to Mitchell, no run
on a length and angling down the leg from middle, clips the pad and rolls to off side
6.2
1
Yasir Arafat to Whiteley, 1 run
keeps the same length around off, pushes it to wide of mid-off and this gets a run
6.1
Yasir Arafat to Whiteley, no run
slowish and on a length around off, pushes it to the left of mid-off
end of over 65 runs • 1 wicket
Worcs: 39/2CRR: 6.5 • RRR: 17.07
Daryl Mitchell17 (15)
Ross Whiteley0 (0)
Fidel Edwards3-0-17-0
Chris Wood2-0-10-1
5.6
Edwards to Mitchell, no run
short and outside off, slashes that off the back foot to backward of point
5.5
w
Edwards to Kohler-Cadmore, OUT
gone! Brilliantly done. Slowish length delivery around the off stump, drops it infront of the short cover with soft hands, Kohler-Cadmore calls for a quick single, Wood runs forward and gets rid of it quickly as he fires a direct throw to the bowler's end. Kohler-Cadmore was well outside the crease
T Kohler-Cadmore run out (Wood) 9 (13m 12b 2x4 0x6) SR: 75.00
5.4
Edwards to Kohler-Cadmore, no run
bangs this short and outside off, batsman ducks and one for the over
5.3
4
Edwards to Kohler-Cadmore, FOUR runs
on a length, drifting on the pads, clips that nicely to the wide right of midwicket which races away to the fence
5.2
Edwards to Kohler-Cadmore, no run
on a length and outside off which straightens, goes through hanging bat of Kohler-Cadmore
Match details
County Ground, New Road, Worcester
TossWorcestershire , elected to field first
SeriesNatWest t20 Blast 2015
Player Of The Match
James Vince
Series resultHampshire advanced
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 days14 August 2015 (20-over match)
Twenty20 debut
Joe Clarke
Umpires
Tim Robinson
Rob Bailey
TV Umpire
Paul Baldwin