Sussex Sharks beat Durham Jets by 5 wickets in Vitality Blast QF

Sussex Sharks beat Durham Jets by 5 wickets in Vitality Blast QF
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Durham Jets won the toss and decided to bat at the Emirates Riverside, Chester-le-Street , against Sussex Sharks this evening.

Durham Jets  140 - 7 ( Ben Stokes 34; Will Beer 2-17, Danny Briggs 2-19)

Sussex Sharks  144 – 5 (Laurie Evans 63*, Delray Rawlins 42; Mark Wood 2-25)

Result - Sussex Sharks won by 5 wickets

Durham Jets scored a disappointing 140-7 in their 20 overs, after being at one stage after being 50-1 off just 4 overs. Ben Stokes top scored with 34. Sharks spinners Will Beer 2-17 and Danny Briggs 2-19 were the pick of the bowlers.

In reply,  Sussex Sharks were always in control of the run chase and Laurie Evans 63*and Delray Rawlins 42 were the mainstay of the Sharks innings.

 

Durham Jets - Ben Stokes, Graham Clark, Tom Latham(c), Paul Collingwood, Will Smith, Ryan Davies, Stuart Poynter(wk), Mark Wood, Nathan Rimmington, Chris Rushworth, Ben Whitehead

Sussex Sharks - Philip Salt, Luke Wright(c), Laurie Evans, Delray Rawlins, David Wiese, Michael Burgess(wk), Jofra Archer, Chris Jordan, Will Beer, Danny Briggs, Tymal Mills

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