1995 NatWest Trophy

The 1995 NatWest Trophy was the 15th NatWest Trophy. It was an English limited overs county cricket tournament which was held between 27 June and 2 September 1995.[1] The tournament was won by Warwickshire County Cricket Club who defeated Northamptonshire County Cricket Club by 4 wickets in the final at Lord's.

1995 NatWest Trophy
Administrator(s)Test and County Cricket Board
Cricket formatLimited overs cricket
(60 overs per innings)
Tournament format(s)Knockout
ChampionsWarwickshire (5th title)
Participants32
Matches played30
Most runs310 Alan Fordham (Northamptonshire)
Most wickets11 Anil Kumble (Northamptonshire)
11 Allan Donald (Warwickshire)
Official websiteCricketArchive tournament page
1994
1996

FormatEdit

The 18 first-class counties, were joined by eleven Minor Counties: Berkshire, Cambridgeshire, Cheshire, Cornwall, Cumberland, Devon, Dorset, Herefordshire, Norfolk, Staffordshire and Suffolk. The Ireland national cricket team and the Scotland national cricket team also participated. A place in the tournament reserved for a Minor County was given to the Netherlands national cricket team, who took part in the competition for the first time. Teams who won in the first round progressed to the second round. The winners in the second round then progressed to the quarter-final stage. Winners from the quarter-finals then progressed to the semi-finals from which the winners then went on to the final at Lord's which was held on 2 September 1995.

First roundEdit

27 June 1995
(scorecard)
Derbyshire
289/3 (60 overs)
v
Cambridgeshire
132 all out (49.2 overs)
Daryll Cullinan 119*
Dominic Ralfs 1/45 (12 overs)
Derbyshire won by 157 runs
The Avenue Sports Club Ground, March
Umpires: Chris Balderstone & John Hampshire
Player of the match: Daryll Cullinan (Derbyshire)

27 June 1995
(scorecard)
Essex
265/8 (60 overs)
v
Cheshire
201 all out (57.4 overs)
Paul Prichard 81
Tony Murphy 4/48 (12 overs)
Richard Hignett 55
Graham Gooch 5/8 (2.4 overs)
Essex won by 64 runs
Boughton Hall Cricket Club Ground, Cheshire
Umpires: John Holder & Vanburn Holder
Player of the match: Paul Prichard (Essex)

27 June 1995
(scorecard)
Middlesex
304/8 (60 overs)
v
Cornwall
200 all out (59.2 overs)
Paul Weekes 143*
Jonathan Kent 2/41 (12 overs)
Stephen Williams 48
John Emburey 3/18 (10.2 overs)
Middlesex won by 104 runs
Wheal Eliza, St Austell
Umpires: John Harris & Michael Johnson
Player of the match: Paul Weekes (Middlesex)

27 June 1995
(scorecard)
Durham
326/4 (60 overs)
v
Herefordshire
119 all out (45.4 overs)
Stewart Hutton 125 (156)
Kevin Jarvis 2/45 (11 overs)
Stuart Bevins 26 (48)
James Boiling 4/22 (9.4 overs)
Durham won by 207 runs
Riverside Ground, Chester-le-Street
Umpires: Tony Clarkson & Nigel Plews
Player of the match: Mike Roseberry (Durham)

27 June 1995
(scorecard)
Dorset
191/4 (60 overs)
v
Glamorgan
192/0 (40.5 overs)
Jon Hardy 90*
Tony Cottey 1/11 (4 overs)
Glamorgan won by 10 wickets
Sophia Gardens, Cardiff
Umpires: Derek Dennis & Bob White
Player of the match: Hugh Morris (Glamorgan)

27 June 1995
(scorecard)
Gloucestershire
301/5 (60 overs)
v
Suffolk
177 all out (58.4 overs)
Tony Wright 142
Darrell Carter 3/31 (12 overs)
Michael Peck 49
David Boden 6/26 (12 overs)
Gloucestershire won by 124 runs
The Royal & Sun Alliance County Ground, Bristol
Umpires: David Halfyard & Mervyn Kitchen
Player of the match: Tony Wright (Gloucestershire)

27 June 1995
(scorecard)
Norfolk
188 all out (59.2 overs)
v
Lancashire
190/2 (40.4 overs)
Steve Goldsmith 47
Mike Watkinson 3/41 (11 overs)
Jason Gallian 101*
Rodney Bunting 1/18 (6 overs)
Lancashire won by 8 wickets
Old Trafford, Manchester
Umpires: Pasty Harris & Barrie Leadbeater
Player of the match: Jason Gallian (Lancashire)

27 June 1995
(scorecard)
Hampshire
202/9 (60 overs)
v
Leicestershire
204/9 (60 overs)
Robin Smith 45
Adrian Pierson 3/36 (12 overs)
Phil Robinson 40
Cardigan Connor 4/41 (12 overs)
Leicestershire won by 1 wicket
Grace Road, Leicester
Umpires: Kevin Lyons & George Sharp
Player of the match: Adrian Pierson (Leicestershire)

27 June 1995
(scorecard)
Netherlands
267/9 (60 overs)
v
Northamptonshire
269/3 (56.5 overs)
Nolan Clarke 86
Anil Kumble 4/50 (12 overs)
Alan Fordham 99
Steven Lubbers 2/58 (12 overs)
Northamptonshire won by 7 wickets
County Ground, Northampton
Umpires: Jack Bond & Alan Whitehead
Player of the match: Nolan Clarke (Netherlands)

27 June 1995
(scorecard)
Scotland
171/9 (60 overs)
v
Nottinghamshire
172/2 (36.3 overs)
Alastair Storie 56
Andrew Pick 5/23 (11 overs)
Paul Pollard 83*
James Govan 1/24 (7 overs)
Nottinghamshire won by 8 wickets
Trent Bridge, Nottingham
Umpires: Ken Palmer & Peter Wight
Player of the match: Andrew Pick (Nottinghamshire)

27 June 1995
(scorecard)
Kent
349/8 (60 overs)
v
Staffordshire
258/6 (60 overs)
Neil Taylor 86
Peter Ridgway 2/62 (12 overs)
Laurie Potter 105*
Mark Ealham 2/17 (5 overs)
Kent won by 91 runs
Lichfield Road, Stone
Umpires: Paul Adams & Roy Palmer
Player of the match: Laurie Potter (Staffordshire)

27 June 1995
(scorecard)
Berkshire
148 all out (51.1 overs)
v
Surrey
151/1 (24.2 overs)
Robert Horner 32
Joey Benjamin 4/20 (12 overs)
Mark Butcher 79*
Philip Oxley 1/22 (5 overs)
Surrey won by 9 wickets
The Oval, London
Umpires: Ray Julian & Martin Reed
Player of the match: Joey Benjamin (Surrey)

27 June 1995
(scorecard)
Devon
267/4 (60 overs)
v
Sussex
271/3 (55.2 overs)
Nick Folland 104
Jason Lewry 3/63 (12 overs)
Neil Lenham 129*
Julian Wyatt 1/25 (4 overs)
Sussex won by 7 wickets
County Ground, Hove
Umpires: David Constant & Barry Dudleston
Player of the match: Neil Lenham (Sussex)

27 June 1995
(scorecard)
Warwickshire
357/3 (60 overs)
v
Somerset
339/9 (60 overs)
Nick Knight 151
Jason Kerr 2/74 (11 overs)
Richard Harden 104
Dermot Reeve 4/54 (12 overs)
Warwickshire won by 18 runs
Edgbaston, Birmingham
Umpires: Trevor Jesty & Peter Willey
Player of the match: Nick Knight (Warwickshire)

27 June 1995
(scorecard)
Worcestershire
257/8 (60 overs)
v
Cumberland
192/9 (60 overs)
Gavin Haynes 116*
David Makinson 2/44 (11 overs)
Paul Berry 81
Graeme Hick 2/15 (6 overs)
Worcestershire won by 65 runs
New Road, Worcester
Umpires: Allan Jones & Barrie Meyer
Player of the match: Gavin Haynes (Worcestershire)

27 June 1995
(scorecard)
Yorkshire
299/6 (60 overs)
v
Ireland
228/7 (60 overs)
Craig White 113
Mark Patterson 3/66 (12 overs)
Stephen Warke 82
Craig White 3/38 (12 overs)
Yorkshire won by 71 runs
Headingley, Leeds
Umpires: Dickie Bird & Terry Spencer
Player of the match: Simon Kellett (Yorkshire)

Second roundEdit

12 July 1995
(scorecard)
Gloucestershire
276/6 (60 overs)
v
Durham
117 all out (42 overs)
Tony Wright 84 (172)
Simon Brown 3/64 (12 overs)
Darren Blenkiron 29 (65)
Kevin Cooper 3/15 (8 overs)
Gloucestershire won by 159 runs
Riverside Ground, Chester-le-Street
Umpires: Kevin Lyons & George Sharp
Player of the match: Tony Wright (Gloucestershire)

12 July 1995
(scorecard)
Yorkshire
307/3 (60 overs)
v
Essex
210 all out (48.2 overs)
Simon Kellett 92
Peter Such 1/36 (12 overs)
Darren Robinson 55
Craig White 2/24 (8 overs)
Yorkshire won by 97 runs
County Ground, Chelmsford
Umpires: Graham Burgess & Ken Palmer
Player of the match: Michael Bevan (Yorkshire)

12 July 1995
(scorecard)
Worcestershire
271/6 (60 overs)
v
Lancashire
275/6 (59 overs)
Tim Curtis 106*
Wasim Akram 1/45 (12 overs)
Stephen Titchard 92
Phil Newport 2/53 (12 overs)
Lancashire won by 4 wickets
Old Trafford, Manchester
Umpires: John Harris & David Shepherd
Player of the match: Tim Curtis (Worcestershire)

12 July 1995
(scorecard)
Leicestershire
197/7 (60 overs)
v
Glamorgan
198/4 (54.2 overs)
Iain Sutcliffe 68
Adrian Dale 2/28 (9 overs)
David Hemp 78
Alan Mullally 2/27 (9 overs)
Glamorgan won by 6 wickets
Grace Road, Leicester
Umpires: David Constant & Roy Palmer
Player of the match: David Hemp (Glamorgan)

12 July 1995
(scorecard)
Northamptonshire
352/8 (60 overs)
v
Nottinghamshire
314/8 (60 overs)
Alan Fordham 132
Chris Cairns 2/41 (12 overs)
Paul Pollard 96
Rob Bailey 2/42 (10 overs)
Northamptonshire won by 38 runs
Trent Bridge, Nottingham
Umpires: Dickie Bird & Barrie Leadbeater
Player of the match: Rob Bailey (Nottinghamshire)

12 July 1995
(scorecard)
Middlesex
304/7 (60 overs)
v
Surrey
225 all out (55.5 overs)
Toby Radford 82
Adam Hollioake 4/53 (12 overs)
Darren Bicknell 77
Richard Johnson 3/41 (12 overs)
Middlesex won by 79 runs
The Oval, London
Umpires: Barrie Meyer & Peter Wight
Player of the match: John Emburey (Middlesex)

12 July 1995
(scorecard)
Sussex
222/8 (60 overs)
v
Derbyshire
225/2 (53.5 overs)
Jamie Hall 70
Dominic Cork 4/50 (11 overs)
Chris Adams 109*
Franklyn Stephenson 1/48 (10 overs)
Derbyshire won by 8 wickets
County Ground, Hove
Umpires: Vanburn Holder & Alan Whitehead
Player of the match: Chris Adams (Derbyshire)

12 July 1995
(scorecard)
Warwickshire
262/7 (60 overs)
v
Kent
252/9 (60 overs)
Roger Twose 93*
Martin McCague 2/42 (10 overs)
Trevor Ward 68
Dermot Reeve 3/41 (12 overs)
Warwickshire won by 10 runs
Edgbaston, Birmingham
Umpires: John Holder & Alan Whitehead
Player of the match: Roger Twose (Warwickshire)

Quarter-finalsEdit

1 August 1995
(scorecard)
Warwickshire
290/6 (60 overs)
v
Derbyshire
174 all out (46.5 overs)
Dougie Brown 58
Devon Malcolm 2/53 (12 overs)
Kim Barnett 53
Allan Donald 5/41 (10.5 overs)
Warwickshire won by 116 runs
County Ground, Derby
Umpires: Jack Bond & Graham Burgess
Player of the match: Tim Munton (Warwickshire)

1 August 1995
(scorecard)
Glamorgan
242/9 (60 overs)
v
Middlesex
176 all out (51.5 overs)
Steve James 56
Richard Johnson 3/33 (9 overs)
John Carr 62
Hamish Anthony 4/25 (9.5 overs)
Glamorgan won by 66 runs
Sophia Gardens, Cardiff
Umpires: Trevor Jesty & Ray Julian
Player of the match: Colin Metson (Glamorgan)

1 August 1995
(scorecard)
Northamptonshire
226 all out (58.2 overs)
v
Gloucestershire
202 all out (57.4 overs)
Rob Bailey 52
Javagal Srinath 4/38 (11.2 overs)
Andrew Symonds 48
Paul Taylor 4/34 (9.4 overs)
Northamptonshire won by 24 runs
The Royal & Sun Alliance County Ground, Bristol
Umpires: Allan Jones & Nigel Plews
Player of the match: Rob Bailey (Northamptonshire)

1 August 1995
(scorecard)
Lancashire
169 all out (53.3 overs)
v
Yorkshire
170/8 (59.3 overs)
Mike Watkinson 55
Mark Robinson 3/21 (10.3 overs)
Michael Bevan 60*
Ian Austin 3/32 (12 overs)
Yorkshire won by 2 wickets
Headingley, Leeds
Umpires: Barry Dudleston & David Shepherd
Player of the match: Michael Bevan (Yorkshire)

Semi-finalsEdit

15 August 1995
(scorecard)
Glamorgan
86 all out (47 overs)
v
Warwickshire
88/2 (24.1 overs)
David Hemp 28
Ashley Giles 3/14 (11 overs)
Neil Smith 32
Steve Barwick 2/15 (8.1 overs)
Warwickshire won by 8 wickets
Sophia Gardens, Cardiff
Umpires: Roy Palmer & Alan Whitehead
Player of the match: Tim Munton (Warwickshire)

15 August 1995
(scorecard)
Northamptonshire
286/5 (60 overs)
v
Yorkshire
199 all out (54.3 overs)
Rob Bailey 93*
Peter Hartley 1/37 (12 overs)
Richard Blakey 39
Anil Kumble 3/41 (11.3 overs)
Northamptonshire won by 87 runs
Headingley, Leeds
Umpires: Chris Balderstone & John Hampshire
Player of the match: Rob Bailey (Northamptonshire)

FinalEdit

2, 3 September 1995
(scorecard)
Northamptonshire
200 all out (59.5 overs)
v
Warwickshire
203/6 (58.5 overs)
Rob Bailey 44
Allan Donald 3/33 (12 overs)
Roger Twose 68
Paul Taylor 2/37 (11.5 overs)
Warwickshire won by 4 wickets
Lord's, London
Umpires: Dickie Bird & Mervyn Kitchen
Player of the match: Dermot Reeve (Warwickshire)
  • Match was scheduled for one day but extended to two.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "NatWest Trophy, 1995 - Fixtures". CricketArchive. Retrieved 7 June 2010.

External linksEdit