Result
South Group (N), Hove, Jun 12 2015, NatWest t20 Blast
140/9
(16.4/20 ov, target 141)
144/3
Essex won by 7 wickets (with 20 balls remaining)
Player Of The Match
Sussex Innings (20 overs maximum)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
CD Nash c Napier b Topley22202540110.00
LJ Wright (c)c †Foster b Tait20131840153.84
DPMD Jayawardene run out (Topley)53416451129.26
Craig Cachopa  b Bopara910120190.00
MW Machan c ten Doeschate b Napier1010901100.00
BC Brown c Bopara b Tait77810100.00
WAT Beer c Ryder b Topley4890050.00
MH Yardy c Ryder b Tait55910100.00
OE Robinson  b Bopara4560080.00
TS Mills not out11100100.00
Extras(lb 4, w 1)5
TOTAL(20 Ov, RR: 7.0)140/9
Did not bat: CJ Liddle 
Fall of wickets: 1-41 (Luke Wright, 4.5 ov), 2-52 (Chris Nash, 6.2 ov), 3-77 (Craig Cachopa, 9.4 ov), 4-92 (Matt Machan, 12.2 ov), 5-105 (Ben Brown, 14.2 ov), 6-117 (Will Beer, 16.3 ov), 7-131 (Michael Yardy, 18.2 ov), 8-138 (Ollie Robinson, 19.4 ov), 9-140 (Mahela Jayawardene, 19.6 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
RJW Topley402927.2513--00
DD Masters402105.2510--00
GR Napier403819.5010--10
SW Tait402937.2510--00
RS Bopara401924.755--00
Essex Innings (target: 141 runs from 20 overs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
ML Pettini c Cachopa b Liddle48365861133.33
JD Ryder  b Mills147702200.00
T Westley c Wright b Yardy47424752111.90
RS Bopara not out1011141090.90
NLJ Browne not out124830300.00
Extras(b 3, lb 3, w 7)13
TOTAL(16.4 Ov, RR: 8.64)144/3
Fall of wickets: 1-20 (Jesse Ryder, 1.4 ov), 2-119 (Tom Westley, 13.4 ov), 3-127 (Mark Pettini, 14.5 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
OE Robinson201608.005--00
TS Mills402416.0017--60
CJ Liddle3.403519.548--00
MH Yardy403318.258--10
WAT Beer3030010.005--00
MATCH DETAILS
County Ground, Hove
TossEssex , elected to field first
SeriesNatWest t20 Blast 2015
Player Of The Match
Tom Westley
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 days12 June 2015 - night match (20-over match)
Umpires
Martin Bodenham
Nigel Cowley
PointsEssex 2, Sussex 0