Result
LV= County Championship Division Two at Bristol, May 18-21 2015
193 & 282
(64.4 ov, target 241)
235 & 243/2
Kent won by 8 wickets
1y
• Press Association

Denly first ton for three years as Kent coast home

Joe Denly's first century for three years helped Kent coast home against Gloucestershire at Bristol. In conjunction with Sam Northeast the pair saw their side to a target of 241 with eight wickets in hand.

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Scorecard summary
Gloucestershire193(64.4 overs)1st Innings
Kent235(84 overs)1st Innings
Matt Coles66 (83)
Calum Haggett54 (155)
Liam Norwell4/44(24)
David Payne3/41(18)
Gloucestershire282(86.1 overs)2nd Innings
Ivan Thomas4/53(19.1)
Kent243/2(64.4 overs)2nd Innings
Joe Denly*117 (197)
Craig Miles1/49(14)
Liam Norwell1/57(14)
64.4
4
Taylor to Denly, FOUR runs
64.3
1
Taylor to Northeast, 1 run
64.2
4
Taylor to Northeast, FOUR runs
64.1
Taylor to Northeast, no run
end of over 642 runs
Kent: 234/2CRR: 3.65 
Joe Denly113 (196)
Sam Northeast83 (143)
Chris Dent5-0-17-0
Matt Taylor10-2-42-0
63.6
Dent to Denly, no run
63.5
1
Dent to Northeast, 1 run
63.4
Dent to Northeast, no run
63.3
1
Dent to Denly, 1 run
63.2
Dent to Denly, no run
63.1
Dent to Denly, no run
end of over 635 runs
Kent: 232/2CRR: 3.68 
Joe Denly112 (192)
Sam Northeast82 (141)
Matt Taylor10-2-42-0
Kieran Noema-Barnett10-3-29-0
62.6
1
Taylor to Denly, 1 run
62.5
4
Taylor to Denly, FOUR runs
62.4
Taylor to Denly, no run
62.3
Taylor to Denly, no run
62.2
Taylor to Denly, no run
62.1
Taylor to Denly, no run
end of over 626 runs
Kent: 227/2CRR: 3.66 
Sam Northeast82 (141)
Joe Denly107 (186)
Kieran Noema-Barnett10-3-29-0
Matt Taylor9-2-37-0
61.6
4
Noema-Barnett to Northeast, FOUR runs
61.5
1
Noema-Barnett to Denly, 1 run
Match details
County Ground, Bristol
TossKent , elected to field first
SeriesLV= County Championship Division Two 2015
Season2015
Hours of play (local time)11am start, Lunch 13.00-13.40, Tea 15.40-16.00, Close 18.00
Match days18,19,20,21 May 2015 (4-day match)
Umpires
Richard Kettleborough
Russell Evans
PointsKent 20, Gloucestershire 3