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The Twenty20 Cup, known since 2014 as the T20 Blast, is a professional Twenty20 cricket competition for English and Welsh first-class counties. The competition was established by the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) in 2003 as the first professional Twenty20 league in the world. It is the top-level Twenty20 competition in England and Wales.
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T20 Blast: Surrey, Lancashire & Gloucestershire through to Finals DaySurrey, Lancashire and Gloucestershire win their T20 Blast quarter-finals to confirm spots at Edgbaston on Saturday.
Northants, Leicestershire & Sussex into T20 Blast quarter-finalsNorthants, Leicestershire and Sussex secure the last three T20 Blast quarter-final places in the final round of group games.
Lancashire qualify in T20 Blast after Roses winLancashire Lightning qualify for the quarter-finals of the T20 Blast with a seven-run win over Yorkshire Vikings.
Yorkshire coach Andrew Gale waits on player's Covid-19 test after selection disruptionYorkshire coach Andrew Gale hopes to have his absent players back quickly after four missed Monday's T20 Blast game with Lancashire under Covid-19 guidelines.
Cambridge United League Two & Yorkshire T20 Blast fan pilot events cancelledSupporter pilot events planned for a League Two match at Cambridge and T20 Blast game at Yorkshire are both cancelled.
T20 Blast: Somerset beat Worcestershire and Kent beat SussexEngland's Zak Crawley makes 67 as Kent beat Sussex Sharks off the final ball, while Somerset beat Worcestershire the T20 Blast.
T20 Blast: Ian Cockbain shines as Gloucestershire thrash Birmingham BearsIan Cockbain bludgeons an unbeaten 84 as Gloucestershire beat Birmingham on a rain-affected night of T20 Blast action.
Steelbacks maintain fine start in T20 BlastNorthamptonshire beat Birmingham Bears to claim a third straight victory, while Somerset, Hampshire, Sussex and Kent all win in the T20 Blast.
T20 Blast: Joe Root makes 65 in Yorkshire defeat after England squad omissionJoe Root hits 65 after being left out of England's T20 squad but can not stop Yorkshire losing at Notts in the T20 Blast.
T20 Blast: England Test captain Joe Root makes 64 as Yorkshire thump DerbyshireJoe Root scores a fifty on his return for Yorkshire Vikings, while Surrey and Essex share another tie in the T20 Blast.
T20 Blast: Phil Salt races to 40 but Sussex v Surrey cut short by rainSussex's Phil Salt smashes 28 off one over, but Sussex's T20 Blast game against Surrey is cut short by rain as a no result.
T20 Blast 2020: No crowds and few overseas stars as tournament set to startThe delayed T20 Blast gets under way on Thursday with no crowds and few overseas stars, but plenty to look forward to.
Hundred & T20 Blast 'may be only domestic cricket' - StewartThe Hundred and the T20 Blast may be the only domestic competitions played this summer, says former England captain Alec Stewart.
David Willey: All-rounder to captain Yorkshire in T20 BlastFormer England international David Willey is appointed as Yorkshire's T20 Blast captain for the 2020 season.
Rashid Khan: Sussex sign leg-spinner for T20 Blast group stageSussex re-sign Afghanistan leg-spinner Rashid Khan for next season's T20 Blast group stages.
Nicholas Pooran: Yorkshire re-sign West Indies international for T20 BlastYorkshire re-sign West Indies wicketkeeper-batsman Nicholas Pooran for "the majority" of the group stages of next year's T20 Blast.
Essex beat Worcs in thriller to win T20 Blast for first timeEssex Eagles beat Worcestershire Rapids by four wickets to win the T20 Blast for the first time in their history.
T20 Blast: Essex Eagles win final thanks to Simon Harmer's last-ball fourSimon Harmer finds the boundary off the last ball of the match to spark wild celebrations as Essex Eagles win the T20 Blast title for the first time.
T20 Blast Finals Day: Essex Eagles beat Derbyshire Falcons to reach finalEssex will play Worcestershire in the T20 Blast final after beating Derbyshire in Saturday's second semi-final.
T20 Blast Finals Day: Worcestershire Rapids beat Notts Outlaws by one run in semiDefending champions Worcestershire Rapids defend 11 off the final two overs to beat Notts Outlaws by one run in a thrilling T20 Blast semi-final.
T20 Blast: Moeen Ali century sees holders Worcestershire beat SussexMoeen Ali hits an unbeaten 121 off 60 balls as holders Worcestershire beat Sussex by eight wickets to reach the T20 Blast Finals.
T20 Blast: Notts Outlaws beat Middlesex by 10 wickets in quarter-finalNotts Outlaws thrash Middlesex by 10 wickets to reach their third T20 Blast Finals Day in the past four seasons.
T20 Blast: Essex beat Lancashire by six wickets to reach semi-finalsEssex Eagles beat Lancashire Lightning by six wickets after Ravi Bopara hits four sixes off his last six balls in the quarter-final.
England captain Morgan stars for Middlesex in record T20 Blast chaseEoin Morgan stars as Middlesex pull off a record domestic T20 run-chase at Somerset to qualify for the T20 Blast quarter-finals.
T20 Blast: Somerset's Roelof van der Merwe runs out Middlesex's Mohammad HafeezRoeloef van der Merwe nutmegs himself to run out Middlesex's Mohammad Hafeez at the non-striker's end in the crucial T20 Blast game at Taunton.
T20 Blast: Aaron Finch century keeps Surrey alive with Somerset winAaron Finch smashes an unbeaten 102 as Surrey hammer Somerset at The Oval to keep alive their hopes of a T20 quarter-final.
Finch hits century to keep Surrey alive in T20 BlastAaron Finch smashes an unbeaten 102 as Surrey hammer Somerset at The Oval to keep alive their hopes of a T20 quarter-final.
T20 Blast: Derbyshire Falcons & Sussex Sharks into quarter-finalsDerbyshire beat north leaders Lancashire while Sussex beat Glamorgan to book quarter-final spots in T20 Blast.
T20 Blast: Lancashire Lightning and Notts Outlaws book places in quarter-finalsWins for Lancashire and Notts Outlaws see them book their places in the T20 Blast quarter-finals.
English cricket in 2020: County finals at Edgbaston and Trent Bridge get September datesThe One-Day Cup final at Trent Bridge and T20 Blast final at Edgbaston will both be held in September next year.
T20 Blast: All eight games abandoned as rain wrecks Friday scheduleNo play is possible in any of the eight T20 Blast games scheduled to take place on Friday because of rain.
T20 Blast: Sussex Sharks unbeaten run goes as Worcestershire and Leicestershire also winSussex Sharks lose their unbeaten run in this season's T20 Blast while Worcestershire and Leicestershire pick up crucial wins.
T20 Blast: Alex Davies guides Lancashire to win at NorthantsLancashire's Alex Davies scores an unbeaten 75 as they beat Northants to extend their lead at the top of the T20 Blast North Group.
Mohammad Hafeez: Pakistan all-rounder joins Middlesex for T20 Blast group gamesPakistan's veteran all-rounder Mohammad Hafeez joins Middlesex for the rest of their T20 Blast group games.
T20 Blast: First defeat for Lancashire while Middlesex march onLancashire fall to their first T20 Blast defeat despite a blistering 79 from Glenn Maxwell against Birmingham Bears.
T20 Blast: Tom Banton leads Somerset to win over KentTom Banton hits a century as Somerset beat Kent to boost their hopes of reaching the T20 Blast quarter-finals.
T20 Blast: Craig Overton's three wickets in an over help Somerset beat KentCraig Overton takes the vital wickets of Sam Billings, Mohammad Nabi and Alex Blake in one over to help Somerset to a 55-run win over Kent in the T20 Blast.
Pakistan's Babar hits brilliant ton for Somerset in T20 BlastPakistan's Babar Azam scores a superb unbeaten 55-ball century as Somerset thrash Hampshire in the T20 Blast.
T20 Blast: Eoin Morgan & Steven Finn star as Middlesex thrash SurreyEngland limited-overs captain Eoin Morgan stars for Middlesex with a swashbuckling 70 alongside Steven Finn who finished with figures of 5-16 as they thrashed Surrey by 64 runs in the T20 Blast at..
T20 Blast: Eoin Morgan & AB De Villiers lead Middlesex to win over SurreyEngland captain Eoin Morgan and AB De Villiers play starring roles as Middlesex beat Surrey in the T20 Blast at Lord's.
T20 Blast: Watch 'deadly' Ackermann take record 7-18 in 'remarkable' bowlingWatch Leicestershire skipper Colin Ackermann become the first bowler ever to take seven wickets in a T20 match, during their victory against Birmingham Bears.
T20 Blast: Leicestershire's Colin Ackermann takes 7-18 to claim record bowling figuresColin Ackermann sets a new T20 world record with bowling figures of 7-18 in Leicestershire's win against Birmingham Bears.
T20 Blast: Kent's five-game winning run ends at Sussex and Somerset stun SurreySussex end Kent's unbeaten start and Somerset's batsmen stun Surrey - what happened in Friday's T20 Blast?
Mohammad Nabi stars in T20 Blast as Kent beat SurreyAfghanistan's Mohammad Nabi hits 43 from 12 balls as Kent win a shortened T20 Blast game against Surrey by nine wickets.
T20 Blast: Martin Guptill, Alex Carey & Babar Azam all make runs on SundayNew Zealand's Martin Guptill leads Worcestershire to victory, while Alex Carey stars for Sussex on his T20 Blast debut.
England's Archer in another tie on T20 Blast return - but no super over this timeEngland's World Cup winner Jofra Archer returns to action as Sussex Sharks tie with Surrey in the T20 Blast.
Curran takes hat-trick as Glamorgan skittled for 44 - T20 Blast round-upEngland's Tom Curran takes a hat-trick for Surrey, while Lancashire beat Roses rivals Yorkshire in the T20 Blast.
World Cup winner Archer to play for Sussex in T20 Blast on FridayEngland fast bowler Jofra Archer will play for Sussex in Friday's T20 Blast match against Surrey.