South Division (N), Chelmsford, Jun 3 2009, Twenty20 Cup
(18.2/20 ov, target 127)130/2
Sussex won by 8 wickets (with 10 balls remaining)
player of the match
Essex INNINGS (20 overs maximum)
Mark Pettini (c)c Beer b Smith1819351194.73
Alastair Cook  b Keegan18111221163.63
Danish Kaneria c Goodwin b Smith98720112.50
Matt Walker c Yardy b Smith084000.00
Grant Flower run out 1926241073.07
Varun Chopra c Hamilton-Brown b Yardy26262810100.00
James Middlebrook c Goodwin b Kirtley1112150191.66
Mark Hardinges not out 149620155.55
Adam Wheater not out 32300150.00
Extras(lb 4, nb 2, w 2)8
TOTAL(20 Ov, RR: 6.30)126/7
Fall of wickets: 1-30 (Alastair Cook), 2-46 (Danish Kaneria), 3-47 (Matt Walker), 4-54 (Mark Pettini), 5-83 (Grant Flower), 6-108 (Varun Chopra), 7-116 (James Middlebrook)
Robin Martin-Jenkins412706.75---01
Chad Keegan201316.50---00
Dwayne Smith401934.75---10
Will Beer402205.50---00
Michael Yardy402516.25---00
James Kirtley201618.00---10
Sussex INNINGS (target: 127 runs from 20 overs)
Rory Hamilton-Brown  b Hardinges28223031127.27
Murray Goodwin not out 64546062118.51
Dwayne Smith c †Wheater b Hardinges108701125.00
Michael Yardy (c)not out 1926201073.07
Extras(lb 7, w 2)9
TOTAL(18.2 Ov, RR: 7.09)130/2
Fall of wickets: 1-74 (Rory Hamilton-Brown), 2-90 (Dwayne Smith)
Chris Wright2.2024010.28---10
David Masters402606.50---00
Danish Kaneria403107.75---10
James Middlebrook20904.50---00
Mark Hardinges201226.00---00
Grant Flower402105.25---00
County Ground, Chelmsford
TossEssex, elected to bat first
SeriesTwenty20 Cup
Player Of The Match
Varun Chopra
Varun Chopra
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 days3 June 2009 - night (20-over match)
England Image
Peter Hartley
England Image
Richard Illingworth
PointsSussex 2, Essex 0