Result
South Group (N), Cardiff, May 22 2015, NatWest t20 Blast
144/8
(17.4/20 ov, target 145)
145/5
Essex won by 5 wickets (with 14 balls remaining)
Player Of The Match
Glamorgan Innings (20 overs maximum)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
JA Rudolph (c) b Tait30293840103.44
MA Wallace  b Napier56111083.33
CA Ingram c Topley b Bopara24202331120.00
WD Bragg c ten Doeschate b Bopara66810100.00
CB Cooke c ten Doeschate b Topley31304121103.33
CAJ Meschede run out (Masters)00200-
AG Salter  b Tait1450025.00
GG Wagg c ten Doeschate b Tait14111420127.27
RAJ Smith not out16161720100.00
DA Cosker not out11200100.00
Extras(lb 5, nb 6, w 5)16
TOTAL(20 Ov, RR: 7.2)144/8
Did not bat: MG Hogan 
Fall of wickets: 1-18 (Mark Wallace, 2.6 ov), 2-64 (Colin Ingram, 8.3 ov), 3-71 (Jacques Rudolph, 9.3 ov), 4-74 (William Bragg, 10.1 ov), 5-76 (Craig Meschede, 10.4 ov), 6-83 (Andrew Salter, 11.6 ov), 7-105 (Graham Wagg, 15.2 ov), 8-141 (Chris Cooke, 19.2 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
RJW Topley4044111.008--10
DD Masters402005.0015--10
GR Napier402215.5010--10
SW Tait402837.008--12
RS Bopara402526.2512--11
Essex Innings (target: 145 runs from 20 overs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
ML Pettini  b Hogan1430025.00
JD Ryder c Salter b Meschede20101340200.00
RS Bopara not out81536555152.83
KS Velani st †Wallace b Cosker29211940138.09
RN ten Doeschate (c)c †Wallace b Hogan912141075.00
JS Foster c Smith b Wagg35150060.00
GR Napier not out014000.00
Extras(lb 2)2
TOTAL(17.4 Ov, RR: 8.2)145/5
Fall of wickets: 1-2 (Mark Pettini, 0.5 ov), 2-24 (Jesse Ryder, 3.3 ov), 3-76 (Kishen Velani, 9.1 ov), 4-106 (Ryan ten Doeschate, 13.5 ov), 5-131 (James Foster, 16.5 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
MG Hogan401924.7513--00
GG Wagg302819.334--00
CAJ Meschede2021110.504--00
RAJ Smith1.4024014.403--00
DA Cosker403218.006--00
JA Rudolph301906.336--00
MATCH DETAILS
Sophia Gardens, Cardiff
TossEssex , elected to field first
SeriesNatWest t20 Blast 2015
Player Of The Match
Ravi Bopara
Season2015
Hours of play (local time)18.30 start, First Session 18.30-19.45, Interval 19.45-20.00, Second Session 20.00-21.30
Match days22 May 2015 - night match (20-over match)
Umpires
Graham Lloyd
Jeremy Lloyds
PointsEssex 2, Glamorgan 0