Fixture Type: SET
Venue: Middlewich CC
Fixture Date: Tuesday 23 July
Start Time: 12:00pm
Results: Lost by 28 runs
Worcestershire lost their 2nd XI 40-Over Trophy match against Lancashire at Middlewich by 28 runs.
In a match reduced to 34 overs because of rain Lancashire were all out for 205 off 32.5 overs, with David Lucas being the top wicket-taker for Worcestershire, with 6-37 off 6.5 overs, with the other wickets taken by Alex Hepburn (2-30 off 7 overs), Matt Pardoe (1-26 off 4 overs) and Charlie Morris (1-33 off 6 overs).
In reply Worcestershire struggled early on as they were reduced to 51-4 but despite knocks of 34 by both Michael Johnson and Hepburn and an unbeaten 30 by Morris the visitors ended up 28 runs short as they finished on 177-9 off their 34 overs.
WORCESTERSHIRE 2ND XI (177-9) LOST TO LANCASHIRE 2ND XI (205) BY 28 RUNS
Worcestershire Team: Matt Pardoe, Tom Kohler-Cadmore, Tom Fell, Alex Phillips, Michael Johnson*+, Alex Hepburn, George Rhodes, David Lucas, Charlie Morris, Chris Russell, Graeme Cessford