Worcestershire Rapids launch their defence of the Vitality Blast this evening when they take on 2017 champions Notts Outlaws at Trent Bridge.

Here are the records of previous T20 meetings between the two sides.

Worcestershire – Played: 13 Won: 4 Lost: 9 No Result: 0 Abandoned: 1

Last match played: Outlaws won by 5 wickets at New Road – 12th August 2018

Rapids 191-6 (BL D’Oliveira 64, SJ Mullaney 2-34) Outlaws 194-5 (MH Wessels 55, PR Brown 3-28)

Highest total – Rapids: 208-8 Trent Bridge 2017

Highest total – Outlaws: 195-5 Trent Bridge 2017

Lowest total – Rapids: 113-9 New Road 2010

Lowest total – Outlaws: 134 Trent Bridge 2018

Highest score – Rapids: 102* CJ Ferguson Trent Bridge 2018

Highest score – Outlaws: 80* MH Wessels Trent Bridge 2016

Best bowling – Rapids: 5-24 A Hepburn New Road 2017

Best bowling – Outlaws: 3-12 SJ Mullaney New Road 2010

75 or more runs for Rapids:

CJ Ferguson 102* Trent Bridge 2018

T Kohler-Cadmore 75 Trent Bridge 2015

75 or more runs for Outlaws:

MH Wessels 80* Trent Bridge 2016

3 or more wickets for Rapids:

A Hepburn 5-24 New Road 2017

WD Parnell 3-20 Trent Bridge 2018

PR Brown 3-21 Trent Bridge 2018

J Leach 3-27 Trent Bridge 2015

Saeed Ajmal 3-28 New Road 2011

PR Brown 3-28 New Road 2018

JD Shantry 3-31 Trent Bridge 2011

JW Hastings 3-31 Trent Bridge 2017

CJ Russell 3-32 Trent Bridge 2014

3 or more wickets for Outlaws:

SJ Mullaney 3-12 New Road 2010

SR Patel 3-17 New Road 2015

DT Christian 3-18 New Road 2017

DJ Pattinson 3-20 Trent Bridge 2011

HF Gurney 3-25 Trent Bridge 2015

LJ Fletcher 3-34 Trent Bridge 2011

JT Ball 3-34 Trent Bridge 2017

LJ Fletcher 3-35 New Road 2015

Best partnerships for Rapids:

1st 69 MM Ali JK Manuel New Road 2011

2nd 135 MM Ali CJ Ferguson Trent Bridge 2018

3rd 64* CJ Ferguson RA Whiteley Trent Bridge 2018

4th 52 BL D’Oliveira OB Cox New Road 2018

5th 64 MM Ali DKH Mitchell Trent Bridge 2010

6th 60 MJ Santner RA Whiteley Trent Bridge 2017

7th 31* WD Parnell EG Barnard New Road 2018

8th 24 RA Whiteley A Hepburn New Road 2017

9th 33 RA Whiteley JD Shantry New Road 2015

10th 26* GM Andrew JD Shantry New Road 2010

Best partnerships for Outlaws:

1st 92 MH Wessels AD Hales Trent Bridge 2017

2nd 91* MH Wessels GP Smith Trent Bridge 2016

3rd 57 SJ Mullaney BRM Taylor New Road 2015

4th 79 SR Patel DJ Hussey Trent Bridge 2010

5th 55 SR Patel JWA Taylor New Road 2015

6th 64 DT Christian AD Russell New Road 2016

7th 50 DT Christian WT Root New Road 2017

8th 11 WT Root IS Sodhi New Road 2017

9th 23 LJ Fletcher IS Sodhi Trent Bridge 2018

10th 12 DJ Pattinson LJ Fletcher New Road 2011

*Thanks to Worcestershire CCC analyst-first team scorer Phil Mellish for the above information.