Result
South Division, Lord's, Jul 6 2007, Twenty20 Cup
126/9
(19.5/20 ov, target 127)
128/7
Essex won by 3 wickets (with 1 ball remaining)
Player Of The Match
Middlesex
Middlesex Innings (20 overs maximum)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
AJ Strauss c Hollioake b Bichel02-000.00
ET Smith (c)c Bopara b Bichel1112202091.66
EJG Morgan c Hollioake b Palladino4541080.00
JWM Dalrymple c Bichel b Napier1113210084.61
EC Joyce c †Foster b Palladino022000.00
NRD Compton c ten Doeschate b Bopara1719222089.47
BJM Scott  b Napier511130045.45
T Henderson c ten Doeschate b Bopara1118161061.11
TJ Murtagh not out40242961166.66
CB Keegan c Chopra b Bichel22131011169.23
M Kartik not out11400100.00
Extras(lb 2, w 2)4
TOTAL(20 Ov, RR: 6.3)126/9
Fall of wickets: 1-0 (Sir Andrew Strauss), 2-5 (Eoin Morgan), 3-25 (Ed Smith), 4-25 (Ed Joyce), 5-31 (Jamie Dalrymple), 6-48 (Ben Scott), 7-50 (Nick Compton), 8-78 (Tyron Henderson), 9-107 (Chad Keegan)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
AJ Bichel403438.50---10
AP Palladino402626.50---00
GR Napier401423.50---00
RS Bopara402225.50---00
Danish Kaneria402807.00---10
Essex Innings (target: 127 runs from 20 overs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
ML Pettini (c)c †Scott b Henderson1012171083.33
GW Flower st †Scott b Kartik2129293072.41
RS Bopara not out46375622124.32
AJ Hollioake st †Scott b Kartik1440025.00
JS Foster c Keegan b Kartik91171081.81
RN ten Doeschate  b Kartik26181811144.44
AJ Bichel st †Scott b Kartik2310066.66
GR Napier lbw b Murtagh2450050.00
V Chopra not out52210250.00
Extras(lb 2, nb 2, w 2)6
TOTAL(19.5 Ov, RR: 6.45)128/7
Fall of wickets: 1-20 (Mark Pettini), 2-36 (Grant Flower), 3-41 (Adam Hollioake), 4-53 (James Foster), 5-107 (Ryan ten Doeschate), 6-109 (Andy Bichel), 7-116 (Graham Napier)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
TJ Murtagh3.502917.56---00
CB Keegan412105.25---00
T Henderson401914.75---20
M Kartik401353.25---00
JWM Dalrymple4044011.00---01
MATCH DETAILS
Lord's, London
TossMiddlesex , elected to bat first
SeriesTwenty20 Cup 2007
Player Of The Match
Murali Kartik
Season2007
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 days6 July 2007 (20-over match)
Umpires
Richard Illingworth
Pasty Harris
PointsEssex 2, Middlesex 0