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NatWest T20 Blast: Gloucestershire v Essex at Cheltenham Festival

Rob Iles Sports editor covering the Thornbury, Dursley and Yate areas

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    Gloucestershire win by six wickets
  • Chris Dent scores 55 not out off 23 balls, including five sixes.
  • Gloucestershire score 47-0 in their powerplay
  • Ravi Bopara, dropped on four, 19 and 47, scored 51 off 35 balls in Essex's 183-7
  • Essex scored 59-2 in their six-over powerplay
  • Gloucestershire have won the toss and will bowl first
  • Essex are top of the South Group and have already secured a home quarter-final
  • Gloucestershire cannot qualify from the group