Hampshire and Essex Eagles tie in Vitality Blast thriller at Chelmsford

Hampshire and Essex Eagles tie in Vitality Blast thriller at Chelmsford
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Hampshire won the toss and decided to bat at The Cloudfm County Ground, Chelmsford this evening.

Hampshire 170 - 5 (Sam Northeast 73* (inc 4x6s & 5x4s), Colin Munro 38; Adam Zampa 2-30)

Essex Eagles 170- 8 (Dan Lawrence 49 ,Ravi Bopara 39; Chris Wood 3-27) 

Result – Match Tied

Sam Northeast 73*, Colin Munro 38 and Liam Dawson 32 starred with the bat to take Hampshire to 170-5 - Adam Zampa 2-30 was the pick of the Eagles bowlers.

In reply, Eagles had a spluttering start and were 84-4 after 10 overs. However, Dan Lawrence 49 and Ravi Bopara 39 took Essex Eagles to an amazing finish to the match where the Eagles managed to tie the match! Chris Wood 3-27 was the pick of the Hampshire bowlers.

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