result
Scarborough, Aug 28 - 31 2012, County Championship Division Two
215 & 159/0d
(81.2 ov, target 314)61/2d & 316/8
Yorkshire won by 2 wickets
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• Les Smith at Scarborough

McGrath's wise head serves Yorkshire well

Anthony McGrath used all the experience gained over a 17-year career as he guided Yorkshire through a perfectly time, but very tense, run chase

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Scorecard summary
Gloucestershire215/10(76.1 overs)1st INNINGS
Yorkshire61/2(17 overs)1st INNINGS
Joe Root*24 (54)
Andrew Gale*23 (20)
Gloucestershire159/0(10 overs)2nd INNINGS
Rob Nicol*75 (26)
Adam Lyth0/88(5)
Yorkshire316/8(81.2 overs)2nd INNINGS
Jack Taylor2/38(18)
Will Gidman2/70(22)
81.2
4
Norwell to McGrath, FOUR runs
81.1
W
Norwell to Azeem Rafiq, OUT
Azeem Rafiq c Fuller b Norwell 24 (35m 22b 2x4 0x6) SR: 109.09
end of over 8112 runs
YORKS: 312/7CRR: 3.85 
Azeem Rafiq24 (21)
Anthony McGrath72 (97)
James Fuller 10-0-63-1
Liam Norwell 15-0-59-1
80.6
3
Fuller to Azeem Rafiq, 3 runs
80.5
2
Fuller to Azeem Rafiq, 2 runs
80.4
1
Fuller to McGrath, 1 run
80.3
2
Fuller to McGrath, 2 runs
80.2
Fuller to McGrath, no run
80.1
4
Fuller to McGrath, FOUR runs
end of over 808 runs
YORKS: 300/7CRR: 3.75 
Azeem Rafiq19 (19)
Anthony McGrath65 (93)
Liam Norwell 15-0-59-1
Will Gidman 22-2-70-2
79.6
Norwell to Azeem Rafiq, no run
79.5
Norwell to Azeem Rafiq, no run
79.4
1
Norwell to McGrath, 1 run
79.3
2nb
Norwell to McGrath, (no ball)
79.3
1
Norwell to Azeem Rafiq, 1 run
79.2
4
Norwell to Azeem Rafiq, FOUR runs
79.1
Norwell to Azeem Rafiq, no run
end of over 799 runs
YORKS: 292/7CRR: 3.69 
Azeem Rafiq14 (14)
Anthony McGrath64 (91)
Will Gidman 22-2-70-2
Anthony Ireland 16-0-77-1
78.6
1
Gidman to Azeem Rafiq, 1 run
78.5
Gidman to Azeem Rafiq, no run
78.4
2
Gidman to Azeem Rafiq, 2 runs
78.3
4
Gidman to Azeem Rafiq, FOUR runs
78.2
1
Gidman to McGrath, 1 run
Match details
North Marine Road Ground, Scarborough
TossGloucestershire, elected to bat first
SeriesCounty Championship Division Two
Season2012
Hours of play (local time)11am start, Lunch 13.00-13.40, Tea 15.40-16.00, Close 18.00
Match days28,29,30,31 August 2012 - day (4-day match)
Umpires
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David Millns
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Steve O'Shaughnessy
PointsYorkshire 19, Gloucestershire 1