result
Central Group (N), Taunton, Sep 11 2020, Vitality Blast
(20 ov, target 169)165/8
Worcs won by 3 runs
player of the match
Ben Cox
Worcestershire
Article Thumbnail
4m
• ECB Reporters Network

Ben Cox gets Worcestershire off the mark in three-run win over Somerset

Pat Brown claims three wickets to restrict hosts in tight chase at Taunton

Match centre 
Scorecard summary
Worcestershire168/4(20 overs)
Ben Cox*56 (34)
Jake Libby48 (46)
Somerset165/8(20 overs)
Tom Abell60 (39)
Pat Brown3/39(4)
Ed Barnard2/21(3)
end of over 209 runs • 1 wicket
Somst: 165/8CRR: 8.25 
Ollie Sale1 (1)
Craig Overton17 (9)
Pat Brown4-0-39-3
Charlie Morris3-0-22-1
19.6
1
Brown to Sale, 1 run
19.5
W
Brown to Roelof, OUT
Roelof van der Merwe c †Cox b Brown 15 (19m 10b 2x4 0x6) SR: 150
19.4
1
Brown to Overton, 1 run
19.3
Brown to Overton, no run
19.2
6
Brown to Overton, SIX runs
19.1
1
Brown to Roelof, 1 run
end of over 1911 runs
Somst: 156/7CRR: 8.21 • RRR: 13.00 • Need 13 from 6b
Roelof van der Merwe14 (8)
Craig Overton10 (6)
Charlie Morris3-0-22-1
Pat Brown3-0-30-2
18.6
1
Morris to Roelof, 1 run
18.5
4
Morris to Roelof, FOUR runs
18.4
1
Morris to Overton, 1 run
18.3
Morris to Overton, no run
18.2
1
Morris to Roelof, 1 run
18.1
4
Morris to Roelof, FOUR runs
end of over 1811 runs • 1 wicket
Somst: 145/7CRR: 8.05 • RRR: 12.00 • Need 24 from 12b
Roelof van der Merwe4 (4)
Craig Overton9 (4)
Pat Brown3-0-30-2
Adam Finch3-0-22-1
17.6
1
Brown to Roelof, 1 run
17.5
1
Brown to Overton, 1 run
17.4
Brown to Overton, no run
17.3
4
Brown to Overton, FOUR runs
17.2
4
Brown to Overton, FOUR runs
17.2
1w
Brown to Overton, 1 wide
17.1
W
Brown to Abell, OUT
Tom Abell c Mitchell b Brown 60 (58m 39b 6x4 1x6) SR: 153.85
end of over 1712 runs
Somst: 134/6CRR: 7.88 • RRR: 11.67 • Need 35 from 18b
Tom Abell60 (38)
Roelof van der Merwe3 (3)
Adam Finch3-0-22-1
Ed Barnard3-0-21-2
16.6
1
Finch to Abell, 1 run
Match details
The Cooper Associates County Ground, Taunton
TossWorcestershire, elected to bat first
SeriesVitality Blast
Season2020
Player Of The Match
Ben Cox
Ben Cox
Match days11 September 2020 - night match (20-over match)
T20 debut
Will Smeed
Will Smeed
Umpires
England Image
Ian Blackwell
England Image
Jeremy Lloyds
Match Referee
England Image
Richard Ellison
PointsWorcestershire 2, Somerset 0