South Group, The Oval, Jul 9 2010, Friends Provident t20
(19.4/20 ov, target 172)174/6
Essex won by 4 wickets (with 2 balls remaining)
player of the match
Kent INNINGS (20 overs maximum)
Joe Denly run out (Styris)35354640100.00
James Hockley st †Foster b Styris18131530138.46
Martin van Jaarsveld (c)c Mickleburgh b Styris5680083.33
Geraint Jones run out (Walker)1117160064.70
Darren Stevens not out 50264280192.30
Alex Blake c Cook b Wright17132101130.76
Azhar Mahmood c †Foster b Bopara84620200.00
Matt Coles not out 1671021228.57
Extras(lb 1, nb 2, w 8)11
TOTAL(20 Ov, RR: 8.55)171/6
Fall of wickets: 1-27 (James Hockley, 3.6 ov), 2-41 (Martin van Jaarsveld, 5.4 ov), 3-69 (Geraint Jones, 10.6 ov), 4-73 (Joe Denly, 11.6 ov), 5-126 (Alex Blake, 16.3 ov), 6-143 (Azhar Mahmood, 17.4 ov)
Chris Wright403919.75---11
Scott Styris403528.75---30
David Masters403609.00---10
Tim Phillips402907.25---00
Ravi Bopara403117.75---10
Essex INNINGS (target: 172 runs from 20 overs)
Ravi Bopara  b Cook29212260138.09
Alastair Cook c Azhar Mahmood b Coles51364733141.66
Mark Pettini  b Azhar Mahmood51364342141.66
Matt Walker lbw b Cook1320033.33
Scott Styris  b Coles25132322192.30
Grant Flower not out 78130087.50
James Foster (c)† b Azhar Mahmood012000.00
Tim Phillips not out 41110400.00
Extras(nb 2, w 4)6
TOTAL(19.4 Ov, RR: 8.84)174/6
Fall of wickets: 1-53 (Ravi Bopara, 5.5 ov), 2-112 (Alastair Cook, 12.3 ov), 3-115 (Matt Walker, 13.3 ov), 4-146 (Mark Pettini, 17.1 ov), 5-166 (Scott Styris, 18.6 ov), 6-169 (James Foster, 19.3 ov)
Darren Stevens201608.00---00
Azhar Mahmood3.403128.45---10
Robbie Joseph2025012.50---01
Simon Cook402125.25---10
James Hockley201507.50---00
Malinga Bandara2030015.00---00
Matt Coles403629.00---20
Kennington Oval, London
TossKent, elected to bat first
SeriesFriends Provident t20
Player Of The Match
Alastair Cook
Alastair Cook
Hours of play (local time)17.30 start, First Session 17.30-18.45, Interval 18.45-19.00, Second Session 19.00-20.15
Match days9 July 2010 - day(20-over match)
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Nigel Cowley
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Tim Robinson
PointsEssex 2, Kent 0
  • Kent innings
  • DI Stevens 50 off 26 balls, 39 mins, 8x4, 0x6
  • Essex innings
  • AN Cook 50 off 34 balls, 46 mins, 3x4, 3x6
  • ML Pettini 50 off 34 balls, 42 mins, 4x4, 2x6