Result
South Group (N), Chelmsford, May 29 2015, NatWest t20 Blast
(20 ov, target 177)
177/7
Somerset won by 3 wickets (with 0 balls remaining)
Player Of The Match
Somerset
Essex Innings (20 overs maximum)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
JD Ryder lbw b Allenby54283781192.85
T Westley  b Thomas68568270121.42
RS Bopara  b Allenby4660066.66
KS Velani lbw b Allenby032000.00
RN ten Doeschate (c)c Trego b Waller1411910127.27
JS Foster c Gregory b Sohail Tanvir1691501177.77
GR Napier c Waller b Thomas83201266.66
GM Smith  b Sohail Tanvir1240050.00
DD Masters c Hildreth b Thomas1340033.33
SW Tait not out00300-
RJW Topley c Gayle b Thomas011000.00
Extras(lb 1, nb 5, w 4)10
TOTAL(20 Ov, RR: 8.8)176
Fall of wickets: 1-90 (Jesse Ryder, 8.1 ov), 2-102 (Ravi Bopara, 10.1 ov), 3-102 (Kishen Velani, 10.4 ov), 4-121 (Ryan ten Doeschate, 13.4 ov), 5-157 (James Foster, 16.6 ov), 6-165 (Graham Napier, 17.3 ov), 7-169 (Greg Smith, 18.2 ov), 8-176 (David Masters, 19.3 ov), 9-176 (Tom Westley, 19.5 ov), 10-176 (Reece Topley, 19.6 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Sohail Tanvir403829.508--21
L Gregory2023011.504--00
J Overton3033011.006--11
AC Thomas403749.258--00
MTC Waller403418.502--10
J Allenby301033.3310--00
Somerset Innings (target: 177 runs from 20 overs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
CH Gayle c Bopara b Topley92597586155.93
ME Trescothick c Masters b Napier20131930153.84
PD Trego lbw b Tait711150063.63
JC Hildreth  b Napier18131311138.46
J Allenby c Smith b Tait19142311135.71
TLW Cooper run out (Bopara)62501300.00
L Gregory not out34130075.00
Sohail Tanvir c Topley b Bopara1240050.00
MTC Waller not out32700150.00
Extras(lb 1, w 7)8
TOTAL(20 Ov, RR: 8.85)177/7
Fall of wickets: 1-26 (Marcus Trescothick, 4.5 ov), 2-49 (Peter Trego, 8.5 ov), 3-92 (James Hildreth, 12.4 ov), 4-159 (Jim Allenby, 17.4 ov), 5-164 (Chris Gayle, 18.2 ov), 6-170 (Tom Cooper, 18.4 ov), 7-172 (Sohail Tanvir, 19.1 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
RJW Topley4046111.5010--10
DD Masters302107.005--00
GR Napier403328.2510--10
T Westley2024012.002--10
SW Tait402927.2510--20
RS Bopara302317.663--10
MATCH DETAILS
County Ground, Chelmsford
TossSomerset , elected to field first
SeriesNatWest t20 Blast 2015
Player Of The Match
Chris Gayle
Season2015
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 days29 May 2015 - night match (20-over match)
Umpires
Mark Benson
Steve O'Shaughnessy
PointsSomerset 2, Essex 0