result
Lord's, Aug 22 - 25 2007, County Championship Division Two
305/7d & 121/2d
(50.3 ov, target 264)163 & 158/3
Match drawn
Middlesex 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Andrew Strauss c Hodnett b Stayt7512746311059.05
Nick Compton  b Kirby1123330047.82
Ed Smith (c)c Spearman b Stayt6913749410050.36
Ed Joyce c Marshall b Kirby3349655067.34
Jamie Dalrymple  b Kirby02-000.00
Ben Scott c †Adshead b Stayt0811000.00
Chaminda Vaas not out 44601055173.33
Tim Murtagh c Hardinges b Gidman1646532034.78
Murali Kartik not out 3536385097.22
Extras(b 4, lb 13, nb 4, w 1)22
TOTAL(81 Ov, RR: 3.76)305/7d
Fall of wickets: 1-18 (Nick Compton), 2-135 (Andrew Strauss), 3-197 (Ed Joyce), 4-197 (Jamie Dalrymple), 5-197 (Ed Smith), 6-198 (Ben Scott), 7-241 (Tim Murtagh)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Jon Lewis2588003.20---10
Steve Kirby1854632.55---00
Mark Hardinges1617804.87---02
Tom Stayt1645133.18---00
Alex Gidman402215.50---00
Chris Taylor201105.50---00
Gloucestershire 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Craig Spearman c Joyce b Evans1839602046.15
Kadeer Ali st †Scott b Kartik4270798060.00
Grant Hodnett st †Scott b Kartik1770014.28
Hamish Marshall c †Scott b Murtagh215220013.33
Alex Gidman c †Scott b Richardson619260031.57
Chris Taylor not out 6270988088.57
Mark Hardinges lbw b Vaas1329292044.82
Steve Adshead  b Vaas047000.00
Jon Lewis (c)c Evans b Kartik1122250050.00
Steve Kirby c †Scott b Kartik078000.00
Tom Stayt run out 00300-
Extras(b 1, lb 5, nb 2)8
TOTAL(46.5 Ov, RR: 3.48)163
Fall of wickets: 1-50 (Craig Spearman), 2-57 (Grant Hodnett), 3-64 (Kadeer Ali), 4-66 (Hamish Marshall), 5-82 (Alex Gidman), 6-115 (Mark Hardinges), 7-125 (Steve Adshead), 8-148 (Jon Lewis), 9-155 (Steve Kirby), 10-163 (Tom Stayt)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Chaminda Vaas1204824.00---01
Alan Richardson11.524213.54---00
Tim Murtagh621612.66---00
Danny Evans21512.50---00
Murali Kartik1344143.15---00
Jamie Dalrymple20502.50---00
Middlesex 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Andrew Strauss  b Hardinges3645633080.00
Nick Compton c Hardinges b Kirby1250050.00
Ed Smith (c)not out 56556880101.81
Jamie Dalrymple not out 27181711150.00
Extras(lb 1)1
TOTAL(20 Ov, RR: 6.05)121/2d
Fall of wickets: 1-2 (Nick Compton), 2-77 (Andrew Strauss)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Jon Lewis1014104.09---00
Steve Kirby705017.14---00
Mark Hardinges302919.66---00
Gloucestershire 2nd INNINGS (target: 264 runs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Kadeer Ali  b Richardson2466734036.36
Craig Spearman  b Richardson3238596084.21
Grant Hodnett  b Kartik2274764029.72
Hamish Marshall not out 5997996060.82
Alex Gidman not out 931340029.03
Extras(b 4, lb 2, nb 6)12
TOTAL(50.3 Ov, RR: 3.12)158/3
Fall of wickets: 1-59 (Craig Spearman), 2-62 (Kadeer Ali), 3-118 (Grant Hodnett)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Chaminda Vaas501002.00---00
Alan Richardson1353422.61---00
Tim Murtagh302608.66---00
Murali Kartik1966013.15---03
Danny Evans31602.00---00
Jamie Dalrymple7.311602.13---00
MATCH DETAILS
Lord's, London
TossGloucestershire, elected to field first
SeriesCounty Championship Division Two
Season2007
Hours of play (local time)11am start, Lunch 13.15-13.55, Tea (usually) 16.10-16.30, Close 18.30<br>Final day: Lunch 13.00-13.40, Tea 15.40-16.00, Close 18.00.
Match days22,23,24,25 August 2007 - day (4-day match)
FC debut
Danny Evans
Danny Evans
Tom Stayt
Tom Stayt
Umpires
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Graham Burgess
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John Steele
PointsMiddlesex 10, Gloucestershire 3.5
CLOSE OF PLAY
Wed, 22 Aug - day 1 - no play
Thu, 23 Aug - day 2 - Middlesex 1st innings 20/1 (Andrew Strauss 9*, Ed Smith 0*, 8.2 ov)
Fri, 24 Aug - day 3 - Gloucs 1st innings 97/5 (Chris Taylor 17*, Mark Hardinges 9*, 30 ov)
Sat, 25 Aug - day 4 - Gloucs 2nd innings 158/3 (50.3 ov) - end of match