Yorkshire 179 for 5 (Willey 70, Rankin 3-39) beat Birmingham 150 (Barker 3-35, Bresnan 3-21, Rafiq 3-37) by 29 runs
The Bears, replying to 179 for 5, crumbled to 58 for 6 in the eighth over amidst a number of miscued shots.
Captain Tim Bresnan struck twice in his first two overs and England limited overs all-rounder Willey once as the score fell to 31 for 3 in the fifth. Two more wickets fell in Adil Rashid’s first over, the seventh, including a run out.
Seventh-wicket pair Keith Barker and Aaron Thomason revived things and have the Bears a glimmer with a 64-run stand, but Azeem Rafiq removed them both in the 16th over on the way to 150 all out in 18…