Fixture Type: SEt20
Venue: Ombersley CC
Fixture Date: Tuesday 18 June
Start Time: 10:30am
Results: Lost by 7 wickets/ Won by 10 runs
WORCESTERSHIRE 2nd XI v GLOUCESTERSHIRE 2nd XI - 2nd XI T20 REPORT
Worcestershire lost their first T20 match against Gloucestershire at Ombersley by 7 wickets.
Worcestershire were put into bat by the visitors and were all out for just 85 off 18.2 overs, with Brett D’Oliveira top-scoring for the home side with 24.
In reply the visitors reached their target of 86, with the loss of 3 wickets, off 11 overs with Chris Dent not out on 52 off just 26 balls, with 10 fours and 1 six. Only Charlie Morris (1-24 off 3 overs) and D’Oliveira (1-18 off 2 overs) were in the wickets column for Worcestershire.
WORCESTERSHIRE 2ND XI (85) LOST TO GLOUCESTERSHIRE 2ND XI (86-3) BY 7 WICKETS
Worcestershire Team: Steve Leach, Aneesh Kapil, Neil Pinner, Michael Johnson*+, Shaaiq Choudhry, Alex Hepburn, George Rhodes, Brett D’Oliveira, Richard Jones, David Lucas, Charlie Morris
Worcestershire fought back from their earlier defeat as they defeated Gloucestershire by 10 runs in their second match at Ombersley.
Worcestershire chose to bat first and in their 20 overs scored 140-4, with Alexei Kervezee making 51 off 38 balls, with 2 fours and 3 sixes, plus useful contributions from both Shaaiq Choudhry (33) and Aneesh Kapil (32*).
In reply Alex Gidman scored 60 off 46 balls, with 3 fours and 2 sixes, but thanks to both Richard Jones (3-23 off 4 overs) and Charlie Morris (3-28 off 4 overs) Worcestershire held their nerve as the visitors finished on 130-7 off their 20 overs.
WORCESTERSHIRE 2ND XI (140-4) BEAT GLOUCESTERSHIRE 2ND XI (130-7) BY 10 RUNS
Worcestershire Team: Steve Leach, Aneesh Kapil, Alexei Kervezee, Neil Pinner, Michael Johnson*+, Shaaiq Choudhry, Alex Hepburn, George Rhodes, Brett D’Oliveira, Richard Jones, Charlie Morris