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Docherty has only ever come unstuck at European and world level, losing to Vicenzo Belcastro, Johnny Bredahl and nervily surrendering to Alfred Kotey.
Mansell (56), chiefly aided by Shropshire's James Ralph - fresh from his classy midweek NatWest Trophy knock against Somerset - set Kidder on their way, but it still rather nervily needed their ninth-wicket pair to see the visitors across the finishing line.
In Trainspotting, the movie which sealed McGregor's fate and fame, his crazed character Renton nervily sweats through several frenzied nights as he is weaned off heroin.
Oramo's reading was appropriately "big band", glowing yet nervily bursting with elan.