Result
South Division (N), Chelmsford, Jun 3 2009, Twenty20 Cup
126/7
(18.2/20 ov, target 127)
130/2
Sussex won by 8 wickets (with 10 balls remaining)
Player Of The Match
Essex Innings (20 overs maximum)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
ML Pettini (c)c Beer b Smith1819351194.73
AN Cook  b Keegan18111221163.63
Danish Kaneria c Goodwin b Smith98720112.50
MJ Walker c Yardy b Smith084000.00
GW Flower run out1926241073.07
V Chopra c Hamilton-Brown b Yardy26262810100.00
JD Middlebrook c Goodwin b Kirtley1112150191.66
MA Hardinges not out149620155.55
AJA Wheater not out32300150.00
Extras(lb 4, nb 2, w 2)8
TOTAL(20 Ov, RR: 6.3)126/7
Fall of wickets: 1-30 (Sir Alastair Cook), 2-46 (Danish Kaneria), 3-47 (Matt Walker), 4-54 (Mark Pettini), 5-83 (Grant Flower), 6-108 (Varun Chopra), 7-116 (James Middlebrook)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
RSC Martin-Jenkins412706.75---01
CB Keegan201316.50---00
DR Smith401934.75---10
WAT Beer402205.50---00
MH Yardy402516.25---00
RJ Kirtley201618.00---10
Sussex Innings (target: 127 runs from 20 overs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
RJ Hamilton-Brown  b Hardinges28223031127.27
MW Goodwin not out64546062118.51
DR Smith c †Wheater b Hardinges108701125.00
MH Yardy (c)not out1926201073.07
Extras(lb 7, w 2)9
TOTAL(18.2 Ov, RR: 7.09)130/2
Fall of wickets: 1-74 (Rory Hamilton-Brown), 2-90 (Dwayne Smith)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
CJC Wright2.2024010.28---10
DD Masters402606.50---00
Danish Kaneria403107.75---10
JD Middlebrook20904.50---00
MA Hardinges201226.00---00
GW Flower402105.25---00
MATCH DETAILS
County Ground, Chelmsford
TossEssex , elected to bat first
SeriesTwenty20 Cup 2009
Player Of The Match
Varun Chopra
Season2009
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 days3 June 2009 - night match (20-over match)
Umpires
Peter Hartley
Richard Illingworth
PointsSussex 2, Essex 0