result
London, May 11 - 15 2005, County Championship Division One
390 & 342/6d
(42.4 ov, target 501)232 & 160
Middlesex won by 340 runs
Middlesex 1st INNINGS
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Andrew Strauss c Lewis b Kirby2733455081.82
Ben Hutton (c)c Chandana b Kirby14721182019.44
Ed Smith c †Adshead b Lewis1315132086.67
Owais Shah lbw b Chandana6310112311062.38
Ed Joyce c Hancock b Gidman7511013814168.18
Scott Styris c Taylor b Gidman1630363053.33
Paul Weekes  b Kirby6911216510061.61
Ben Scott c †Adshead b Lewis5896989060.42
Chris Peploe c Hancock b Lewis821242038.10
Melvyn Betts not out 12111830109.09
Alan Richardson lbw b Lewis410111040.00
Extras(b 7, lb 5, nb 18, w 1)31
TOTAL(100.2 Ov, RR: 3.88)390
Fall of wickets: 1-45 (Andrew Strauss), 2-60 (Ed Smith), 3-104 (Ben Hutton), 4-167 (Owais Shah), 5-210 (Scott Styris), 6-238 (Ed Joyce), 7-357 (Ben Scott), 8-373 (Chris Peploe), 9-373 (Paul Weekes), 10-390 (Alan Richardson)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Jon Lewis24.268243.37---05
Steve Kirby1938434.42---04
Alex Gidman2018924.45---10
James Averis1324903.77---00
Upul Chandana2467413.08---00
Gloucestershire 1st INNINGS
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Phil Weston c †Scott b Richardson2461615039.34
Craig Spearman c Strauss b Richardson699114410075.82
Kadeer Ali c †Scott b Richardson01-000.00
Chris Taylor (c)c Strauss b Betts1723223073.91
Tim Hancock lbw b Styris915132060.00
Alex Gidman c Hutton b Richardson1954650035.19
Steve Adshead  b Betts2760794045.00
Upul Chandana c Styris b Betts1242392028.57
James Averis c Shah b Richardson2134455061.76
Jon Lewis c †Scott b Betts02-000.00
Steve Kirby not out 1518252183.33
Extras(b 4, lb 2, nb 12, w 1)19
TOTAL(65.5 Ov, RR: 3.52)232
Fall of wickets: 1-59 (Phil Weston), 2-59 (Kadeer Ali), 3-84 (Chris Taylor), 4-105 (Tim Hancock), 5-147 (Craig Spearman), 6-156 (Alex Gidman), 7-187 (Upul Chandana), 8-200 (Steve Adshead), 9-200 (Jon Lewis), 10-232 (James Averis)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Alan Richardson19.583251.61---01
Melvyn Betts1508645.73---04
Paul Weekes10808.00---00
Chris Peploe1754902.88---10
Scott Styris1325113.92---01
Middlesex 2nd INNINGS
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Andrew Strauss c Ali b Averis1044522022.73
Ben Hutton (c) b Kirby19671012028.36
Ed Smith c †Adshead b Chandana3563745155.56
Owais Shah not out 1112432859045.68
Ed Joyce c †Adshead b Averis931291669272.09
Scott Styris c Hancock b Lewis3641533087.80
Paul Weekes c & b Gidman1530020.00
Ben Scott not out 1319290068.42
Extras(b 2, lb 9, nb 10, w 3)24
TOTAL(101 Ov, RR: 3.38)342/6d
Fall of wickets: 1-19 (Andrew Strauss), 2-65 (Ben Hutton), 3-73 (Ed Smith), 4-226 (Ed Joyce), 5-305 (Scott Styris), 6-306 (Paul Weekes)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Jon Lewis2364812.09---01
Steve Kirby17.545813.25---03
James Averis1726623.88---01
Upul Chandana32510413.25---30
Alex Gidman11.105514.93---00
Gloucestershire 2nd INNINGS (target: 501 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Craig Spearman  b Betts2022224090.91
Phil Weston c †Scott b Richardson917272052.94
Kadeer Ali  b Betts1214223085.71
Chris Taylor (c)c Weekes b Styris4666836169.70
Tim Hancock c †Scott b Peploe2156673037.50
Alex Gidman c Strauss b Betts531511016.13
Steve Adshead  b Peploe01-000.00
Upul Chandana lbw b Richardson1723243073.91
James Averis  b Betts01010000.00
Jon Lewis c Hutton b Richardson19121740158.33
Steve Kirby not out 44910100.00
Extras(lb 7)7
TOTAL(42.4 Ov, RR: 3.75)160
Fall of wickets: 1-29 (Craig Spearman), 2-33 (Phil Weston), 3-57 (Kadeer Ali), 4-113 (Chris Taylor), 5-113 (Tim Hancock), 6-113 (Steve Adshead), 7-132 (Upul Chandana), 8-137 (James Averis), 9-152 (Alex Gidman), 10-160 (Jon Lewis)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Alan Richardson14.424232.86---00
Melvyn Betts1105845.27---00
Chris Peploe1043523.50---00
Scott Styris711812.57---00
MATCH DETAILS
Lord's, London
TossMiddlesex, elected to bat first
SeriesCounty Championship Division One
Season2005
Match days - day match (4-day match)
Umpires
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Jeff Evans
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Mark Benson
PointsMiddlesex 21, Gloucestershire 4
CLOSE OF PLAY
Wed, 11 May - day 1 -Gloucs 1st innings 0 (Phil Weston 0*, Craig Spearman 0*, 1 ov)
Thu, 12 May - day 2 -Middlesex 2nd innings 93/3 (Owais Shah 10*, Ed Joyce 13*, 39 ov)
Fri, 13 May - day 3 -Gloucs 2nd innings 160/10 (42.4 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
Day 3
  • OA Shah 100 in 274 mins off 233 balls, 8x4