Bristol, May 4 - 7 2011, County Championship Division Two
(30 ov, target 300)406 & 123/4
Match drawn

Gidman forces Middlesex to take draw

Ian Cockbain made a career-best 72 as Gloucestershire kept themselves in with a chance of stopping Division Two leaders Middlesex registering a fourth successive win

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Scorecard summary
Gloucestershire358/10(103.3 overs)1st INNINGS
Chris Taylor117 (147)
Will Gidman67 (152)
Middlesex406/10(104.4 overs)1st INNINGS
Chris Rogers87 (123)
Neil Dexter72 (120)
Jon Lewis5/65(23.4)
Liam Norwell3/102(25)
Gloucestershire347/10(96.2 overs)2nd INNINGS
Will Gidman93 (184)
Ian Cockbain72 (95)
Corey Collymore4/57(16.2)
Tim Murtagh3/62(23)
Middlesex123/4(30 overs)2nd INNINGS
Dan Housego45 (73)
Dawid Malan39 (48)
Jon Lewis3/35(11)
Match details
County Ground, Bristol
TossGloucestershire, elected to bat first
SeriesCounty Championship Division Two
Hours of play (local time)11am start, Lunch 13.00-13.40, Tea 15.40-16.00, Close 18.00
Match days4,5,6,7 May 2011 - day(4-day match)
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Mark Benson
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Nick Cook
PointsGloucestershire 10, Middlesex 11