Fixture Type: SEC
Venue: Barnt Green
Fixture Date: Tuesday 6 August – Thursday 8 August
Start Time: 11:00am
Results: Won by an innings and 121 runs
On an eventful first day at Barnt Green Yorkshire, after winning the toss and electing to bat, were bowled out for just 68 off 28.3 overs.
Charlie Morris took 3-14 off 7 overs as the visitors were reduced to 38-4 and then they collapsed from 63-4 to 68 all out as Shaaiq Choudhry took 5 wickets for just 2 runs in 3.3 overs.
In Worcestershire’s reply Alexei Kervezee scored 42 before his dismissal left the home side on 93-6, leading by 25 runs, but then a seventh wicket partnership of 115 between George Rhodes (76*) and Alex Hepburn (56) took Worcestershire past 200 and at the close of play the home side were on 242-9, a lead of 174 runs.
Worcestershire secured a thumping win over Yorkshire, before lunch on the second day at Barnt Green, by an innings and 121 runs.
Worcestershire were all out for 256 off 75.1 overs, with George Rhodes out for 81 off 164 balls, with 9 fours.
Then Yorkshire, trailing by 188 runs, were again in trouble as David Lucas (2-16 off 6 overs) and Charlie Morris (2-13 off 7 overs) reduced the visitors to 30-4 and they never recovered as the spin duo of Shaaiq Choudhry (2-20 off 15 overs) and Brett D’Oliveira (3-17 off 9.1 overs) wrapped up the innings to bowl out Yorkshire for just 67 off 41.1 overs.
WORCESTERSHIRE 2ND XI (256) BEAT YORKSHIRE 2ND XI (68 & 67) BY AN INNINGS AND 121 RUNS
Worcestershire Team: Tom Kohler-Cadmore, Michael Johnson*+, Alexei Kervezee, Ross Whiteley, Shaaiq Choudhry, Brett D’Oliveira, Alex Hepburn, George Rhodes, David Lucas, Charlie Morris, Jonathan Denning, Aadil Rashid