Alex Hales inspires Notts' second FL t20 win over Durham

Friends Life t20, Trent Bridge

Nottinghamshire 210-3 beat Durham 169-7 by 41 runs

Match scorecard

Alex Hales smashed 88 off 51 balls as Nottinghamshire marched to a big 41-run FL t20 win over Durham at Trent Bridge.

Hales shared a second-wicket stand of 142 with Riki Wessels (53) as the Outlaws piled up 210-6.

Durham were never in the hunt, despite 56 from Ben Stokes off 32 balls.

The visitors eventually reached 169-7 as they slumped to a fourth defeat - their second in 13 days against unbeaten Notts - to leave themselves five points off north group top spot.