• BATSMEN
    R
    M
    B
    4s
    6s
    SR
    c & b Cork
    36
    133
    111
    5
    0
    32.43
    c †Pothas b Cork
    21
    93
    69
    1
    0
    30.43
    c †Pothas b Tomlinson
    39
    121
    93
    6
    0
    41.93
    c Carberry b Balcombe
    99
    324
    228
    13
    1
    43.42
    lbw b Tomlinson
    6
    7
    8
    0
    0
    75.00
    b Briggs
    14
    60
    68
    1
    0
    20.58
    c McKenzie b Briggs
    0
    1
    2
    0
    0
    0.00
    c McKenzie b Tomlinson
    15
    26
    25
    3
    0
    60.00
    c Vince b Balcombe
    35
    114
    88
    6
    0
    39.77
    b Ervine
    8
    13
    9
    1
    0
    88.88
    not out
    0
    3
    1
    0
    0
    0.00
    Extras
    11 (b 1, lb 6, nb 4)
    TOTAL
    284 all out (116.4 Overs, RR: 2.43)
    Fall of wickets: 1-48 (JC Mickleburgh, 23.5 ov), 2-65 (T Westley, 33.4 ov), 3-127 (RS Bopara, 56.1 ov), 4-133 (RN ten Doeschate, 58.5 ov), 5-166 (JS Foster, 77.2 ov), 6-166 (ML Pettini, 77.4 ov), 7-189 (DD Masters, 84.3 ov), 8-265 (GR Napier, 112.4 ov), 9-280 (Danish Kaneria, 115.5 ov), 10-284 (MJ Walker, 116.4 ov)
    BowlingOMRWEconWDNB
    DG Cork3086022.0001
    JA Tomlinson2846632.3500
    DJ Balcombe21.494722.1600
    SM Ervine2256212.8101
    DR Briggs1544222.8000

Close of Play

  • Fri, 4 Jun - day 1 - Hampshire 1st innings 298/7 (DG Cork 54*, DJ Balcombe 6*, 96 ov)
  • Sat, 5 Jun - day 2 - Essex 1st innings 209/7 (MJ Walker 60*, GR Napier 9*, 92 ov)
  • Sun, 6 Jun - day 3 - Hampshire 2nd innings 235/6 (N Pothas 28*, DG Cork 14*, 69 ov)
  • Mon, 7 Jun - day 4 - Essex 2nd innings 99/6 (51.2 ov) - end of match

Match Notes

Essex 4th innings Partnerships

WktRunsPlayers
1st3T WestleyJC Mickleburgh
2nd4RS BoparaJC Mickleburgh
3rd9MJ WalkerRS Bopara
4th0RS BoparaRN ten Doeschate
5th65JS FosterRS Bopara
6th18JS FosterML Pettini
7th0GR NapierML Pettini
  • Rain eases Essex to a draw

    Rain denied Hampshire the chance to beat relegation rivals Essex after Ravi Bopara had lifted his team out of a potential implosion

  • Patient Hampshire edge ahead

    Essex's Matt Walker was left one run short of his first century of the season as Hampshire took a slender advantage going into day four of the County Championship Division One match at The Rose Bowl

  • Walker resists as Essex struggle

    James Tomlinson took three wickets as Hampshire seized the upper hand in their County Championship Division One clash with Essex at the Rose Bowl

  • Cork and McKenzie steady Hampshire

    Former England allrounder Dominic Cork hit an unbeaten 54 as Hampshire had the better of the opening day with Essex at the Rose Bowl