Middlesex Second XI v Essex Second XI
Second Eleven Trophy 2007 (B Zone)
VenueBrunton Memorial Ground, Radlett on 4th July 2007 (50-over match)
Balls per over6
TossMiddlesex Second XI won the toss and decided to bat
ResultMiddlesex Second XI won by 21 runs (Duckworth/Lewis method)
PointsMiddlesex Second XI 2; Essex Second XI 0
UmpiresMJD Bodenham, CG Pocock
ScorersAP Jones (Middlesex Second XI), P Parkinson (Essex Second XI)

Middlesex Second XI inningsRunsBallsMins4s6sS-Rate
BA Godlemanc Garraway b Palladino021--0.00
DJ Malanlbw b Palladino1716312-106.25
KS Toorc Chopra b Querl4065775-61.54
DM Housegonot out817599101108.00
+DC Nashrun out (Querl)61112--54.55
*CT Peploec Garraway b Querl302227-3136.36
RL Johnsonb Palladino677--85.71
CEW Silverwoodnot out122--50.00
A Richardsondid not bat      
D Evansdid not bat      
ST Finndid not bat      
Extras(6 lb, 4 nb, 5 w)15
Total(6 wickets, innings closed, 33 overs)196
Fall of wickets:
1-0 (Godleman), 2-29 (Malan), 3-97 (Toor), 4-113 (Nash), 5-174 (Peploe), 6-194 (Johnson)
Essex Second XI bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-BallsS-RateEcon
Palladino7   1273-114.003.86
Ahmed7   13301--4.71
Tudor6   0260---4.33
Garraway4   02702--6.75
Querl6   04722-18.007.83
Chopra3   0300-1-10.00

Essex Second XI inningsRunsBallsMins4s6sS-Rate
V Choprac Godleman b Silverwood2913--22.22
ML Pettininot out62631036398.41
AJ Tudorb Silverwood49101-44.44
T Westleynot out4571785-63.38
ZK Sharifdid not bat      
*SD Thomasdid not bat      
AP Palladinodid not bat      
+CG Prowtingdid not bat      
RG Querldid not bat      
JS Ahmeddid not bat      
TC Garrawaydid not bat      
Extras(2 lb, 9 w)11
Total(2 wickets, 25.1 overs)124
Fall of wickets:
1-4 (Chopra), 2-14 (Tudor)
Middlesex Second XI bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-BallsS-RateEcon
Richardson6   11404--2.33
Silverwood7   21221-21.001.71
Johnson5   15203--10.40
Finn3   0200---6.67

--> The match was reduced to 33 overs per side
--> When play was halted Essex Second XI needed to have scored 146 runs to win
--> DM Housego 50 in 58 balls, 67 minutes with 6 fours and 1 six
--> ML Pettini 50 in 59 balls, 95 minutes with 5 fours and 2 sixes

Due to ground and weather, the match was reduced to 37 overs; the Middlesex innings was interrupted twice and reduced to 33 overs.
The initial Essex target was 202 from 33 overs, then reduced to 186 from 30 overs after two rain breaks, then the par score was 145 on termination due to rain.