South Group (N), Chelmsford, May 29 2015, NatWest t20 Blast
(20 ov)177/7
Somerset won by 3 wickets
Player Of The Match
92 (59)
Essex INNINGS (20 overs maximum)
Jesse Ryder lbw b Allenby54283781192.85
Tom Westley  b Thomas68568270121.42
Ravi Bopara  b Allenby4660066.66
Kishen Velani lbw b Allenby032000.00
Ryan ten Doeschate (c)c Trego b Waller1411910127.27
James Foster c Gregory b Sohail Tanvir1691501177.77
Graham Napier c Waller b Thomas83201266.66
Greg Smith  b Sohail Tanvir1240050.00
David Masters c Hildreth b Thomas1340033.33
Shaun Tait not out 00300-
Reece Topley c Gayle b Thomas011000.00
Extras(lb 1, nb 5, w 4)10
TOTAL(20 Ov, RR: 8.79)176
Fall of wickets: 1-90 (Jesse Ryder, 8.1 ov), 2-102 (Ravi Bopara, 10.1 ov), 3-102 (Kishen Velani, 10.4 ov), 4-121 (Ryan ten Doeschate, 13.4 ov), 5-157 (James Foster, 16.6 ov), 6-165 (Graham Napier, 17.3 ov), 7-169 (Greg Smith, 18.2 ov), 8-176 (David Masters, 19.3 ov), 9-176 (Tom Westley, 19.5 ov), 10-176 (Reece Topley, 19.6 ov)
Sohail Tanvir403829.5083121
Lewis Gregory2023011.5045000
Jamie Overton3033011.0064011
Alfonso Thomas403749.2582200
Max Waller403418.5022010
Jim Allenby301033.33100000
Somerset INNINGS (target: 177 runs from 20 overs)
Chris Gayle c Bopara b Topley92597586155.93
Marcus Trescothick c Masters b Napier20131930153.84
Peter Trego lbw b Tait711150063.63
James Hildreth  b Napier18131311138.46
Jim Allenby c Smith b Tait19142311135.71
Tom Cooper run out (Bopara)62501300.00
Lewis Gregory not out 34130075.00
Sohail Tanvir c Topley b Bopara1240050.00
Max Waller not out 32700150.00
Extras(lb 1, w 7)8
TOTAL(20 Ov, RR: 8.85)177/7
Fall of wickets: 1-26 (Marcus Trescothick, 4.5 ov), 2-49 (Peter Trego, 8.5 ov), 3-92 (James Hildreth, 12.4 ov), 4-159 (Jim Allenby, 17.4 ov), 5-164 (Chris Gayle, 18.2 ov), 6-170 (Tom Cooper, 18.4 ov), 7-172 (Sohail Tanvir, 19.1 ov)
Reece Topley4046111.50107210
David Masters302107.0052000
Graham Napier403328.25101310
Tom Westley2024012.0021210
Shaun Tait402927.25102120
Ravi Bopara302317.6630110
County Ground, Chelmsford
TossSomerset, elected to field first
SeriesNatWest t20 Blast
Player Of The Match
Chris Gayle
Chris Gayle
Hours of play (local time)19.00 start, First Session 19.00-20.15, Interval 20.15-20.30, Second Session 20.30-21.45
Match days29 May 2015 - night (20-over match)
England Image
Mark Benson
England Image
Steve O'Shaughnessy
PointsSomerset 2, Essex 0