South Division (N), Hove, Jun 17 2008, Twenty20 Cup
(17/20 ov, target 145)
Essex won by 7 wickets (with 18 balls remaining)
Player Of The Match
Sussex Innings (20 overs maximum)
CD Nash lbw b Napier1310033.33
MW Goodwin  b Danish Kaneria47446541106.81
DR Smith c †Foster b Chambers28202031140.00
CJ Adams (c)lbw b Danish Kaneria2650033.33
MJ Prior c Middlebrook b Masters35312930112.90
MH Yardy c Gallian b Masters01-000.00
CD Hopkinson c Danish Kaneria b ten Doeschate441100100.00
RJ Hamilton-Brown  b Napier139420144.44
RSC Martin-Jenkins not out2340066.66
WAT Beer run out00-00-
RJ Kirtley run out00-00-
Extras(lb 7, nb 2, w 3)12
TOTAL(20 Ov, RR: 7.2)144
Fall of wickets: 1-2 (Chris Nash), 2-46 (Dwayne Smith), 3-54 (Chris Adams), 4-123 (Matt Prior), 5-123 (Michael Yardy), 6-126 (Murray Goodwin), 7-139 (Rory Hamilton-Brown), 8-143 (Carl Hopkinson), 9-144 (Will Beer), 10-144 (James Kirtley)
GR Napier402526.25---00
DD Masters403228.00---00
MA Chambers10616.00---01
Danish Kaneria401824.50---10
RN ten Doeschate302618.66---00
JD Middlebrook201306.50---00
NJ Dexter201708.50---20
Essex Innings (target: 145 runs from 20 overs)
V Chopra run out1824321075.00
JER Gallian c Hopkinson b Kirtley1230050.00
GR Napier c Martin-Jenkins b Smith37181843205.55
GW Flower not out39334020118.18
JS Foster (c) †not out41253130164.00
Extras(lb 2, w 8)10
TOTAL(17 Ov, RR: 8.58)146/3
Fall of wickets: 1-2 (Jason Gallian), 2-49 (Graham Napier), 3-69 (Varun Chopra)
RSC Martin-Jenkins402506.25---40
RJ Kirtley3033111.00---10
DR Smith3036112.00---20
MH Yardy302408.00---00
WAT Beer402606.50---10
County Ground, Hove
TossSussex , elected to bat first
SeriesTwenty20 Cup 2008
Player Of The Match
James Foster
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 June 2008 - night match (20-over match)
Twenty20 debut
Will Beer
Nigel Cowley
Pasty Harris
PointsEssex 2, Sussex 0