Quarter-Final, Beckenham, Jun 4 2008, Friends Provident Trophy
(45.5/50 ov, target 260)222
Kent won by 37 runs
player of the match
Kent INNINGS (50 overs maximum)
Joe Denly  b Thomas3657584063.15
Rob Key (c)c †Kieswetter b Phillips73881325182.95
Neil Dexter not out 1011131275389.38
Justin Kemp c Thomas b Phillips1522270168.18
Darren Stevens c Phillips b Blackwell2430050.00
Azhar Mahmood c Francis b Jones15111201136.36
Geraint Jones not out 115510220.00
Extras(lb 2, w 4)6
TOTAL(50 Ov, RR: 5.18)259/5
Fall of wickets: 1-68 (Joe Denly), 2-172 (Rob Key), 3-206 (Justin Kemp), 4-212 (Darren Stevens), 5-238 (Azhar Mahmood)
Charl Willoughby1012402.40---10
Ben Phillips1005525.50---00
Steffan Jones1007017.00---00
Alfonso Thomas1005915.90---00
Ian Blackwell1004914.90---10
Somerset INNINGS (target: 260 runs from 50 overs)
Marcus Trescothick c Tredwell b Yasir Arafat515130033.33
Craig Kieswetter c Denly b Stevens901191486375.63
Justin Langer (c)c †Jones b Tredwell3651703170.58
James Hildreth c Dexter b Cook1118200061.11
Ian Blackwell run out 1819232094.73
Zander de Bruyn lbw b McLaren99610100.00
John Francis c †Jones b Azhar Mahmood1922330086.36
Ben Phillips lbw b Yasir Arafat14131220107.69
Alfonso Thomas  b Yasir Arafat4680066.66
Steffan Jones run out 33400100.00
Charl Willoughby not out 01-000.00
Extras(lb 6, nb 2, w 5)13
TOTAL(45.5 Ov, RR: 4.84)222
Fall of wickets: 1-13 (Marcus Trescothick), 2-93 (Justin Langer), 3-127 (James Hildreth), 4-166 (Ian Blackwell), 5-178 (Zander de Bruyn), 6-182 (Craig Kieswetter), 7-204 (Ben Phillips), 8-218 (Alfonso Thomas), 9-222 (John Francis), 10-222 (Steffan Jones)
Azhar Mahmood7.512813.57---00
Yasir Arafat822332.87---00
Ryan McLaren904615.11---40
Simon Cook1005415.40---11
James Tredwell604016.66---00
Darren Stevens502515.00---00
Kent County Cricket Ground, Beckenham
TossKent, elected to bat first
SeriesFriends Provident Trophy
Player Of The Match
Neil Dexter
Neil Dexter
Series resultKent advanced
Hours of play (local time)12 noon start, First Session 12-15.30, Interval 15.30-16.15, Second Session 16.15-19.45.
Match days4,5 June 2008 - day (50-over match)
England Image
Neil Mallender
England Image
Richard Illingworth
  • Reserve day used
  • The match was orginally scheduled to played at Canterbury but was switched to Beckenham for Day 2 because of the conditions at Canterbury
  • RT Robinson was named as the TV Umpire for Day 1 but there was no TV coverage on Day 2
  • Kent innings
  • NJ Dexter 100 in 128 mins off 113 balls, 5x4, 3x6