One-Day Cup: Worcestershire chase 241 in 31.5 overs to beat Warwickshire

Joe Clarke
Royal London One-Day Cup, New Road
Warwickshire 304-5 (49/49 overs): Bell 104, R Clarke 84*; D’Oliveira 2-34
Worcestershire 241-7 (31.5/34 overs): J Clarke 56, Cox 49; Thornton 4-42
Worcestershire (2 pts) beat Warwickshire by three wickets (D/L)
Match scorecard

Worcestershire improved their hopes of a One-Day Cup group top-three finish as they won a classic New Road derby with Warwickshire by three wickets.

In a game initially reduced by rain to 49 overs, Bears captain Ian Bell made 104 out of his side’s 304-5, Rikki Clarke weighing in with an unbeaten 84.

But Joe Clarke (56) and Ben Cox (49) put the hosts on course for a revised target of 241 in 34 overs.

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