Result
South Group (N), Lord's, Jul 27 2017, NatWest t20 Blast
203/6
(16.2/20 ov, target 204)
131
Middlesex won by 72 runs
Player Of The Match
Middlesex Innings (20 overs maximum)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
NRT Gubbins c Chopra b Dixon15110020.00
BB McCullum (c)c Harmer b Bopara63283865225.00
JA Simpson st †Foster b Lawrence51365152141.66
EJG Morgan  b Lawrence39303322130.00
GFB Scott c †Foster b Lawrence023000.00
RF Higgins  b Dixon13121701108.33
JEC Franklin not out1671311228.57
TG Southee not out61501600.00
Extras(b 4, lb 4, nb 2, w 4)14
TOTAL(20 Ov, RR: 10.15)203/6
Fall of wickets: 1-18 (Nick Gubbins, 2.1 ov), 2-91 (Brendon McCullum, 8.3 ov), 3-160 (John Simpson, 15.3 ov), 4-160 (George Scott, 15.5 ov), 5-171 (Eoin Morgan, 17.5 ov), 6-183 (Ryan Higgins, 19.2 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Mohammad Amir403107.7513--10
PI Walter2029014.503--00
MW Dixon3049216.335--21
RS Bopara3030110.004--00
SR Harmer302608.663--00
DW Lawrence402135.2512--00
Ashar Zaidi10909.003--00
Essex Innings (target: 204 runs from 20 overs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
AJA Wheater c Morgan b Southee043000.00
V Chopra c Morgan b Helm951501180.00
DW Lawrence c Morgan b Finn29162132181.25
RS Bopara run out (†Simpson)1081701125.00
RN ten Doeschate (c)c Morgan b Finn812120066.66
Ashar Zaidi c Higgins b Scott2490050.00
JS Foster c Gubbins b Helm50252852200.00
PI Walter c Scott b Helm15152101100.00
SR Harmer not out5680083.33
Mohammad Amir c McCullum b Helm011000.00
MW Dixon  b Helm1250050.00
Extras(w 2)2
TOTAL(16.2 Ov, RR: 8.02)131
Fall of wickets: 1-1 (Adam Wheater, 0.4 ov), 2-31 (Varun Chopra, 3.2 ov), 3-47 (Dan Lawrence, 4.6 ov), 4-57 (Ravi Bopara, 6.6 ov), 5-60 (Ryan ten Doeschate, 7.5 ov), 6-62 (Ashar Zaidi, 8.3 ov), 7-125 (Paul Walter, 14.3 ov), 8-125 (James Foster, 14.5 ov), 9-125 (Mohammad Amir, 14.6 ov), 10-131 (Matt Dixon, 16.2 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
TG Southee301615.339--10
ST Finn4040210.008--00
TG Helm3.201153.3012--10
NA Sowter4042010.505--00
GFB Scott2022111.002--00
MATCH DETAILS
Lord's, London
TossEssex , elected to field first
SeriesNatWest t20 Blast 2017
Player Of The Match
Brendon McCullum
Season2017
Hours of play (local time)18.15 start, First Session 18.15-19.30, Interval 19.30-19.45, Second Session 19.45-21.00
Match days27 July 2017 - night match (20-over match)
Umpires
Tim Robinson
Russell Warren
PointsMiddlesex 2, Essex 0