Derbyshire get a reminder of what they have been missing in four-day game
Shannon Gabriel demonstrated at Headingly the difference a fast bowler can make to a team and Derbyshire were given a glimpse of what might have been this season when Hardus Viljoen claimed his first five wicket haul for the county.
Captain pleased with Derbyshire Falcons’ brand of T20 cricket
Captain Gary Wilson has heaped praise on his Derbyshire Falcons team for their record-breaking NatWest T20 Blast campaign, and admitted it left the squad eager to go one step further and reach Finals Day in future years.
Shahid Afridi demolished Derbyshire’s dream of reaching the finals of the NatWest T20 Blast for the first time with a brutal display of power hitting as Hampshire cruised to a crushing 101 run victory in a one-sided quarter-final at Derby.
Wayne Madsen and Imran Tahir inspired Derbyshire to victory as the Falcons crushed the Worcestershire Rapids by 48 runs at Derby to secure a place in the NatWest T20 blast quarter-finals for only the second time.