result
Final, London, Aug 16 2008, Friends Provident Trophy
214
(48.5/50 ov, target 215)218/5
Essex won by 5 wickets (with 7 balls remaining)
player of the match
Kent INNINGS (50 overs maximum)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Joe Denly  b Napier1119222057.89
Rob Key (c)c †Foster b Masters713181053.84
Martin van Jaarsveld c Cook b Wright58751254077.33
Justin Kemp  b Masters1631392051.61
Darren Stevens c †Foster b Wright064000.00
Geraint Jones lbw b Danish Kaneria1939323048.71
Azhar Mahmood c Flower b Danish Kaneria2870025.00
Ryan McLaren  b Bopara6371794088.73
Yasir Arafat  b Bopara2734382079.41
James Tredwell run out (Cook/ten Doeschate)001000.00
Robbie Joseph not out 2560040.00
Extras(lb 7, nb 2)9
TOTAL(50 Ov, RR: 4.28)214
Fall of wickets: 1-15 (Rob Key, 4.6 ov), 2-19 (Joe Denly, 5.5 ov), 3-58 (Justin Kemp, 16.1 ov), 4-59 (Darren Stevens, 17.2 ov), 5-94 (Geraint Jones, 26.4 ov), 6-100 (Azhar Mahmood, 28.5 ov), 7-138 (Martin van Jaarsveld, 36.4 ov), 8-204 (Yasir Arafat, 47.6 ov), 9-209 (James Tredwell, 48.2 ov), 10-214 (Ryan McLaren, 49.6 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
David Masters1023423.40---00
Graham Napier812312.87---00
Chris Wright803624.50---00
Ravi Bopara804625.75---01
Danish Kaneria1004224.20---00
Ryan ten Doeschate602604.33---00
Essex INNINGS (target: 215 runs from 50 overs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Mark Pettini (c)lbw b Azhar Mahmood1018301055.55
Jason Gallian  b Azhar Mahmood2845623062.22
Alastair Cook c Stevens b Joseph3351734064.70
Ravi Bopara lbw b Joseph720330035.00
Grant Flower not out 70971056072.16
James Foster c †Jones b Joseph1835561051.42
Ryan ten Doeschate not out 30293820103.44
Extras(lb 7, nb 4, w 11)22
TOTAL(48.5 Ov, RR: 4.46)218/5
Fall of wickets: 1-32 (Mark Pettini, 6.6 ov), 2-60 (Jason Gallian, 13.2 ov), 3-88 (Ravi Bopara, 21.2 ov), 4-93 (Alastair Cook, 23.1 ov), 5-161 (James Foster, 39.1 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Azhar Mahmood9.505325.38---32
Yasir Arafat914004.44---10
Robbie Joseph1014034.00---40
Ryan McLaren1003403.40---30
Darren Stevens803504.37---00
James Tredwell20904.50---00
MATCH DETAILS
Lord's, London
TossKent, elected to bat first
SeriesFriends Provident Trophy
Season2008
Player Of The Match
Grant Flower
Grant Flower
Series resultEssex won the 2008 Friends Provident Trophy
Hours of play (local time)10.45 start, First Session 10.45-14.15, Interval 14.15-15.00, Second Session 15.00-18.30.
Match days16 August 2008 - day(50-over match)
Umpires
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George Sharp
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Nigel Llong
TV Umpire
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Richard Kettleborough
MATCH NOTES
  • Kent innings
  • Power Play 2: Overs 10.1 - 15.0
  • Power Play 3: Overs 15.1 - 20.0
  • Essex innings
  • Power Play 2: Overs 10.1 - 15.0
  • Power Play 3: Overs 15.1 - 20.0