T20 Blast 2019: Worcestershire is the first team to enter into the final of the T20 Blast 2019 by 1 run win against the Worcestershire team in the high tension semi-finals at the last ball of the match. At the staring Nottinghamshire won the toss and choose to bowl first. The bowlers done well and restricted the Worcestershire team for only 147 runs in 20 overs then they started that with fifty of the opener Alex Hales and Ben Duckett 49 runs. At the end of the game a high drama has happen Nottinghamshire needs 7 runs but Wayne Parnell bowled last over well and give only 5 runs and takes their team into finals.
T20 Blast 2019 First Semi Finals: Nottinghamshire vs Worcestershire Highlights
Nottinghamshire won the toss and invited Worcestershire to bat first. Riki Wessels and Hamish Rutherford opens the Worcestershire innings on the other hand Luke Wood opened the attack with new ball. In the first over of Matthew Carter Nottinghamshire gets there first break through by dismissal of Hamish Rutherford wicket, who was in good form only for 5 runs. After that Moeen Ali joined with Riki Wessels and boost up the Worcestershire innings, they created a 30 run partnership in 15 balls, but Matthew Carter dismissed Moeen Ali (29 runs in 9 balls) who is looking dangerous and gives another wicket to Nottinghamshire. Wayne Parnell comes into the crease and added 36 runs for 3rd wicket along with Riki Wessels. After that dismissal the Nottinghamshire bowlers bowled well and removed settled batsman Riki Wessels (34), and other three wickets within 21 runs. At the ending the Ross Whiteley played well, with that the Worcestershire team makes a good total of 147 runs for 9 wickets in 20 Overs.
In Nottinghamshire bowling Matthew Carter took three wickets and play a major role in the collapse of Worcestershire batting lineup and Harry Gurney and Steven Mullaney share two wickets each, one wicket for Daniel Christian.
After restricting Worcestershire batting for 147 runs with their good bowling performance the Nottinghamshire team started their chase of 148 runs. The openers Chris Nash and Alex Hales starts the chase and gave a good start for Nottinghamshire by creating 51 run partnership for the first wicket within 34 balls. Ed Barnard breaks this dangerous partnership, dismissed Chris Nash (24) who is looking good. Ben Duckett comes as one down batsman joins with Alex Hales and takes the Nottinghamshire team towards winning. The opener Alex Hales completes his fifty, but Moeen Ali removed him, makes an end card to their 49 run partnership for 2nd wicket. Due to this wicket the Worcestershire gets a little hope to come back in the chase. The game is going in favour of Nottinghamshire but at the ending of the game a high drama has happened Patrick Brown dissmissed the Nottinghamshire captain Daniel Christian there after Nottinghamshire lost another two wickets within one run. In last over Nottinghamshire needs 7 runs to win the match but the Worcestershire bowler Wayne Parnell gives only 5 runs and makes a berth on T20 Blast finals.