South Division, Chelmsford, Jul 14 2013, Friends Life t20
(19.2/20 ov, target 172)
Essex won by 6 wickets (with 4 balls remaining)
Player Of The Match
Sussex Innings (20 overs maximum)
DR Smith c Rutherford b Tait16101321160.00
MW Machan lbw b Phillips57304481190.00
RJ Hamilton-Brown c Bopara b Topley43426750102.38
SB Styris c Topley b Tait3580060.00
CD Nash (c)lbw b Tait011000.00
JS Gatting c Topley b Tait3770042.85
MH Yardy c Smith b Napier18151430120.00
CJ Jordan not out881510100.00
BC Brown run out (Napier)21100200.00
WAT Beer run out (Napier)014000.00
Extras(lb 3, w 6, pen 12)21
TOTAL(20 Ov, RR: 8.55)171/9
Did not bat: CJ Liddle 
Fall of wickets: 1-39 (Dwayne Smith, 2.6 ov), 2-101 (Matt Machan, 10.3 ov), 3-109 (Scott Styris, 12.2 ov), 4-109 (Chris Nash, 12.3 ov), 5-117 (Joe Gatting, 14.1 ov), 6-149 (Michael Yardy, 17.6 ov), 7-164 (Rory Hamilton-Brown, 18.5 ov), 8-166 (Ben Brown, 19.2 ov), 9-171 (Will Beer, 19.6 ov)
SW Tait402646.50---40
GR Napier403518.75---20
RJW Topley403117.75---00
TS Mills1011011.00---00
TJ Phillips302518.33---00
RN ten Doeschate402807.00---00
Essex Innings (target: 172 runs from 20 overs)
HD Rutherford c Liddle b Jordan4841050.00
GM Smith c †Brown b Jordan16102130160.00
OA Shah c Smith b Yardy40364842111.11
RS Bopara c Jordan b Smith35212232166.66
RN ten Doeschate not out42263322161.53
JS Foster (c) †not out27152231180.00
Extras(lb 2, w 6)8
TOTAL(19.2 Ov, RR: 8.89)172/4
Fall of wickets: 1-5 (Hamish Rutherford, 1.3 ov), 2-35 (Greg Smith, 5.6 ov), 3-91 (Ravi Bopara, 11.4 ov), 4-115 (Owais Shah, 14.2 ov)
MH Yardy412315.75---00
CJ Jordan3.202828.40---10
SB Styris2022011.00---00
CJ Liddle4041010.25---00
WAT Beer302608.66---00
CD Nash1011011.00---00
DR Smith201919.50---10
County Ground, Chelmsford
TossEssex , elected to field first
SeriesFriends Life t20 2013
Player Of The Match
Shaun Tait
Hours of play (local time)14.30 start, First Session 14.30-15.50, Interval 15.50-16.10, Second Session 16.10-17.30
Match days14 July 2013 (20-over match)
George Sharp
Neil Bainton
PointsEssex 2, Sussex 0