• BATSMEN
    R
    M
    B
    4s
    6s
    SR
    c Phillips b Ryder
    56
    101
    95
    7
    2
    58.94
    c ten Doeschate b Phillips
    18
    32
    21
    3
    0
    85.71
    c †Foster b Ryder
    19
    60
    43
    2
    0
    44.18
    b Ryder
    13
    13
    8
    1
    1
    162.50
    c †Foster b Panesar
    6
    45
    38
    1
    0
    15.78
    c Westley b Panesar
    8
    12
    12
    1
    0
    66.66
    c Phillips b Smith
    7
    37
    31
    1
    0
    22.58
    c Mahmood b Smith
    36
    34
    21
    3
    3
    171.42
    c Phillips b Smith
    0
    1
    3
    0
    0
    0.00
    lbw b Smith
    0
    7
    5
    0
    0
    0.00
    not out
    0
    8
    6
    0
    0
    0.00
    Extras
    8 (b 8)
    TOTAL
    171 all out (47.1 Overs, RR: 3.62)
    Fall of wickets: 1-39 (JHK Adams, 8.4 ov), 2-96 (WR Smith, 25.5 ov), 3-109 (MA Carberry, 27.3 ov), 4-110 (JM Vince, 29.1 ov), 5-119 (AJA Wheater, 32.3 ov), 6-130 (LA Dawson, 38.6 ov), 7-150 (SM Ervine, 43.2 ov), 8-150 (NJ Rimmington, 43.5 ov), 9-164 (DR Briggs, 45.4 ov), 10-171 (MT Coles, 47.1 ov)
    BowlingOMRWEconWDNB
    GR Napier201708.5000
    JD Ryder17103131.8200
    MS Panesar1125324.8100
    TJ Phillips401513.7500
    GM Smith12.114643.7800
    NLJ Browne10101.0000

Close of Play

  • Sun, 13 Jul - day 1 - no play
  • Mon, 14 Jul - day 2 - Essex 1st innings 70/1 (T Westley 35*, RS Bopara 24*, 27 ov)
  • Tue, 15 Jul - day 3 - Hampshire 2nd innings 83/1 (MA Carberry 48*, WR Smith 13*, 19 ov)
  • Wed, 16 Jul - day 4 - Essex 2nd innings 136/8 (32.3 ov) - end of match

Match Notes

  • Bopara sees outgrounds as spin solution

    Spin bowling in England might be perceived to be in decline but Ravi Bopara suggested that outgrounds could hold part of the answer as he countered the turn found by Danny Briggs and Liam Dawson

  • Essex miss a crucial chance

    An unproductive start to the season has left Essex playing catch-up with little margin for error and they missed a golden opportunity to put Hampshire under significant pressure at Colchester

  • Topley facing another back injury

    Reece Topley, the Essex left-arm pace bowler, faces another debilitating period on the sidelines after he suffered a recurrence of the lower back injury that beset his winter away with the England Performance Programme