Essex Eagles v Derbyshire Falcons – Team News

Essex Eagles v Derbyshire Falcons – Vitality Blast semi-final

Essex won the toss and elected to bat

Essex Eagles: Tom Westley, Cameron Delport, Adam Wheater (WK), Dan Lawrence, Ryan ten Doeschate, Ravi Bopara, Paul Walter, Simon Harmer (Capt), Aron Nijjar, Aaron Beard, Jamie Porter

Derbyshire Falcons: Billy Godleman (Capt), Luis Reece, Wayne Madsen, Leus du Plooy, Fynn Hudson-Prentice, Alex Hughes, Anuj Dal, Daryn Smit (WK), Matthew Critchley, Logan van Beek, Ravi Rampaul

Umpires/Officials: Martin Saggers, David Millns, Robert Bailey, Alexander Wharf

First semi-final – Result

Worcestershire Rapids147/9 (20.0 overs) Whitley 36, Wessels 34 – Carter 3/32 – beat Notts Outlaws 146/5 20.0 overs) – Alex Hales 52, Ben Duckett 49* –  by 1 run 

Brian Jeeves

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