Close of Play

  • Tue, 09 Sep - day 1 - no play
  • Wed, 10 Sep - day 2 - Essex 1st innings 18/0 (JER Gallian 14*, JK Maunders 4*, 14 ov)
  • Thu, 11 Sep - day 3 - Essex 1st innings 256/2 (RS Bopara 65*, ML Pettini 50*, 81 ov)
  • Fri, 12 Sep - day 4 - Essex 2nd innings 60/3 (16 ov) - end of match

Match Notes

County Championship Division Two News

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  • Kruger leaves Leicestershire

    Garnett Kruger won't be returning to Leicestershire next season after deciding to cut down on his workload. He will now concentrate on playing for the Lions in South Africa

  • Warwickshire sign off with style

    A round-up of the last day in the final round of matches in County Championship's second division

  • Leicestershire end on a high

    A round-up of the third day in the final round of matches in County Championship's second division

  • Top of the class

    The best performers from this year's county season

Essex 4th innings Partnerships

WktRunsPlayers
1st2JER GallianJK Maunders
2nd44JK MaundersRS Bopara
3rd14JK MaundersML Pettini
4th0JS FosterML Pettini