Nottinghamshire will take on Essex in 1st Quarterfinal of NetWest T20 Blast 2016 at Trent Bridge, Nottingham on Monday (08 Aug).
Fixture: Nottinghamshire vs Essex, 1st Quarterfinal/ NOT vs ESS
Time/Date: 11:00 PM IST/ 05:30 PM GMT/ 06:30 PM LOCAL/ 08 Aug
Venue: Trent Bridge, Nottingham
All eyes on NatWest T20 Blast 2016 for the first quarterfinal on Monday night between Nottinghamshire and Essex at Trent Bridge, Nottingham. Nottinghamshire was table-topper of North Group while Essex managed fourth position in South Group.
Nottinghamshire are in good form as they lost only two games during group stage encounters and won eight matches. They comes into this fixture riding on eight wickets win over Leicestershire in last group stage encounter where they thumped their opposition by 8 wickets on the basis of D/L Method.
Michael Lumb (26-balls 69) and Daniel Christian (16-balls 54) were star players in the match as they chased down target of with eight wickets remaining. Both played sensational innings to pull games from jaws of Leicestershire and proved their dominance in North Group.
Essex managed to enter quarterfinal with seven wins and six loss while one game ended with no result. Last match between Essex and Glamorgan washed out due to rain and Essex didn’t got chance to bat. However, bowlers failed as Glamorgan piled up 184 runs on the board. Ravi Bopara, Matthew Quinn and Graham Napier gave runs more than ten runs per over.
So, bowlers need to deliver in quarterfinal if they want to see themselves in semifinal of NatWest T20 Blast Semifinal for fifth time.
Playing XI Nottinghamshire: Michael Lumb, Riki Wessels, Greg Smith, Daniel Christian (c), Samit Patel, Steven Mullaney, Chris Read (wk), Luke Wood, Jake Ball, Imran Tahir, Harry Gurney
Playing XI Essex: Nick Browne, Jesse Ryder, Tom Westley, Daniel Lawrence, Ravi Bopara (c), Ashar Zaidi, Ryan ten Doeschate, James Foster (wk), Graham Napier, David Masters, Paul Walter
Result: Nottinghamshire won by 39 runs
Where to watch Essex vs Nottinghamshire, 1st Quarterfinal on 08 Aug Live?
TV Channels: Sky Sports, Star Sports
Online Streaming: StarSports.com
Live Score: Cricbuzz.com and ESPNCricinfo.com
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