3rd Quarter-Final, Worcester, Aug 14 2015, NatWest t20 Blast
(8.1/8.1 ov, target 76)58/2
Hampshire won by 17 runs (D/L method)
player of the match
James Vince
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• Freddie Wilde

Lack of floodlights costs Worcs after dazzling Vince ton

The NatWest T20 Blast quarter-final between Worcestershire and Hampshire ended in farcical circumstances as bad light at New Road - a ground with no floodlights - forced an early end to proceedings

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Scorecard summary
Hampshire196/4(20 overs)
Worcestershire58/2(8.1 overs)

7:34 pm: Wood walking off with the physio so do the others as its been halted by the poor light. D/L par score after 8.1 overs is 75 runs, Worcestershire is quite behind of it

8:15 pm:: Okay then, match been called off and Hampshire advances as they clinches it by 17 runs (D/L method). James Vince named man of the match for his superlative century. That's all for tonight, do join us tomorrow for the last quarter-final, until then stay safe, cheers!

Arafat to Whiteley, 1 run

dropped, he's bleeding, back of a length around the middle and leg, bottom hand pull to the left of deep square leg, Wood ran across and tries to catch with both hands infront of the nose, slips through and into the nose, it hurts.

end of over 814 runs
WORCS: 57/2CRR: 7.12 RRR: 11.67 • Need 140 from 72b
Daryl Mitchell20 (21)
Ross Whiteley15 (6)
Liam Dawson1-0-14-0
Yasir Arafat1-0-4-0
Dawson to Mitchell, no run

punches that off the back foot towards the shortish cover

Dawson to Mitchell, no run

on a length angling down the leg, took it on the pad as he tries to work into the on side

Dawson to Whiteley, 1 run

fullish around the off stump, driven towards the sweeper for a single

Dawson to Whiteley, SIX runs

once again tosses it up across the off, sits up nicely for Whiteley, prods forward and lofted to the right of long-on

Dawson to Whiteley, SIX runs

tossed up delivery outside off, leans onto it and lofted straight towards the sight screen

Dawson to Mitchell, 1 run

fraction short and outside off, slashes it away through cover point

end of over 74 runs
WORCS: 43/2CRR: 6.14 RRR: 11.85 • Need 154 from 78b
Daryl Mitchell19 (18)
Ross Whiteley2 (3)
Yasir Arafat1-0-4-0
Fidel Edwards3-0-17-0
Arafat to Mitchell, 1 run

Arafat drags it short as the batsman walks down the track, gets it away safely towards the long leg

Arafat to Whiteley, 1 run

back of a length, moving across with the angle, gets behind and punches it through cover region

Arafat to Mitchell, 1 run

short and angling down the leg, swivels and works it away to wide of deep fine leg

Arafat to Mitchell, no run

on a length and angling down the leg from middle, clips the pad and rolls to off side

Arafat to Whiteley, 1 run

keeps the same length around off, pushes it to wide of mid-off and this gets a run

Arafat to Whiteley, no run

slowish and on a length around off, pushes it to the left of mid-off

end of over 65 runs • 1 wicket
WORCS: 39/2CRR: 6.50 RRR: 11.29 • Need 158 from 84b
Daryl Mitchell17 (15)
Ross Whiteley0 (0)
Fidel Edwards3-0-17-0
Chris Wood2-0-10-1
Edwards to Mitchell, no run

short and outside off, slashes that off the back foot to backward of point

Edwards to T Kohler-Cadmore, OUT

gone! Brilliantly done. Slowish length delivery around the off stump, drops it infront of the short cover with soft hands, Kohler-Cadmore calls for a quick single, Wood runs forward and gets rid of it quickly as he fires a direct throw to the bowler's end. Kohler-Cadmore was well outside the crease

Tom Kohler-Cadmore run out (Wood) 9 (13m 12b 2x4 0x6) SR: 75
Edwards to T Kohler-Cadmore, no run

bangs this short and outside off, batsman ducks and one for the over

Edwards to T Kohler-Cadmore, FOUR runs

on a length, drifting on the pads, clips that nicely to the wide right of midwicket which races away to the fence

Edwards to T Kohler-Cadmore, no run

on a length and outside off which straightens, goes through hanging bat of Kohler-Cadmore

Edwards to Mitchell, 1 leg bye

length delivery follows the batsman down the leg, clips the pad and rolls towards the slip cordon

end of over 59 runs
WORCS: 34/1CRR: 6.80 RRR: 10.87 • Need 163 from 90b
Tom Kohler-Cadmore5 (8)
Daryl Mitchell17 (13)
Chris Wood2-0-10-1
Fidel Edwards2-0-13-0
Wood to T Kohler-Cadmore, no run

once again can't beat the man at mid-off, driven on the up

Match details
County Ground, New Road, Worcester
TossWorcestershire, elected to field first
SeriesNatWest t20 Blast
Player Of The Match
James Vince
James Vince
Series resultHampshire advanced
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 days14 August 2015 - day(20-over match)
T20 debut
Joe Clarke
Joe Clarke
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Rob Bailey
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Tim Robinson
TV Umpire
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Paul Baldwin