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Lancashire v Essex, Old Trafford, 1st day

Responsible Napier rallies Essex

May 7, 2013: Graham Napier made an unbeaten century batting with the tail to lift Essex towards a respectable total against Lancashire

Myles Hodgson at Old Trafford

Essex v Hampshire, YB40 Group B, Chelmsford

Vince ton smashes Essex

May 3, 2013: A magnificent century from James Vince carried Hampshire to a crushing nine wicket victory over Essex in the opening Yorkshire Bank 40 match of the new season at Chelmsford

Essex v Hampshire, Chelmsford, 2nd day

Essex look to Cook for assistance

Apr 30, 2013: Graham Napier gave Essex a first-innings lead with a lower-order half-century to put his side on top at Chelmsford

David Hopps at Chelmsford

Northamptonshire v Essex, Wantage Road, 2nd day

Crook and Copeland flay ragged Essex

Apr 18, 2013: The exasperation induced by the wagging tail is something Northamptonshire's opponents might become familiar with this season

Tim Wigmore at Wantage Road

Northamptonshire v Essex, Wantage Road, 1st day

Crook demonstrates Northants' potential

Apr 17, 2013: Northamptonshire weren't touted as promotion contenders but few counties have started 2013 better. Rain denied them victory at Glamorgan last week and here the vaunted Essex batting line-up were dismissed for 183.

Tim Wigmore at Wantage Road

Essex v Yorkshire, Chelmsford, 1st day

Rafiq and Sidebottom show Yorkshire grit

Sep 11, 2012: Perhaps it was fitting that two Yorkshiremen from different backgrounds and different vintages combined to nudge their side ahead in the race to achieve promotion from Division Two

George Dobell at Chelmsford

Derbyshire v Essex, Derby, 1st day

Wily Masters helps even up contest

Aug 28, 2012: David Masters helped Essex fight back against promotion favourites Derbyshire after a four wicket haul by spinner David Wainwright had secured maximum bowling points for the Division Two leaders at Derby

Surrey v Essex, FLt20 South Group, The Oval

Essex implode to hand Surrey win

Jun 13, 2012: Surrey opened their Friends Life t20 campaign with a 17-run victory over Essex at The Oval

Lancashire v Essex, CB40 Group A, Old Trafford

Napier blast not enough for Essex

May 20, 2012: Lancashire survived a late onslaught from Graham Napier to secure a 28-run win over Essex at Old Trafford.

Essex v Gloucestershire, County Ground, 3rd day

Napier leads Essex to emphatic win

Apr 7, 2012: Graham Napier claimed 5 for 58 as Gloucestershire's second innings subsided quickly on the third morning

Essex v Surrey, Chelmsford, 4th day

Win boosts Surrey's promotion bid

Sep 10, 2011: Surrey gave their promotion hopes a large boost as they bowled Essex out for 239 to claim victory by 109 runs in their Division Two clash at Chelmsford

Essex v Surrey, Chelmsford, 1st day

Jordan spearheads Surrey recovery

Sep 7, 2011: A career-best 71 from Chris Jordan spearheaded a fighting recovery by Surrey as they totalled 315 all out on the opening day of their County Championship Division Two match against Essex at Chelmsford

Essex v Middlesex, Friends Life t20, Chelmsford

All-round Napier helps Essex to close win

Jul 2, 2011: Middlesex remained rooted to the foot of the Friends Life t20 South table after suffering an eight-run defeat against Essex in Chelmsford

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County news

Napier signs one-year Essex contract

Jun 24, 2011: Essex allrounder Graham Napier has signed a new one-year contract with Essex that will keep him at the club until the end of the 2012 season

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Essex v Middlesex, Chelmsford, 2nd day

Shah makes early impression but Essex stumble

May 25, 2011: Owais Shah failed by just four runs to mark his first-class debut for Essex with a century in the County Championship clash against Middlesex out at Chelmsford

Surrey v Essex, Whitgift School, 2nd day

Hamilton-Brown responds to Napier onslaught

May 19, 2011: The Surrey and Essex faithful came to Croydon to watch England star Kevin Pietersen bat, but left for home marvelling over Graham Napier's astonishing display of pyrotechnics

Mark Pennell at Whitgift School

Glamorgan v Essex, CB40, Cardiff

Rain wins after Napier hat-trick

May 6, 2011: Graham Napier celebrated a dramatic hat-trick but Essex Eagles' day-night Clydesdale Bank 40 clash against Glamorgan Dragons fell victim to the weather

Essex news

Stress fracture ends Napier's season

Jun 25, 2010: Graham Napier will miss the remainder of the 2010 domestic season after suffering a stress fracture to his back and Ryan ten Doeschate is out for six to eight weeks

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England news

Graham Napier out to prove selectors wrong

Mar 2, 2010: Graham Napier is determined to use the IPL as a chance to prove the England selectors were wrong for overlooking him for the preliminary World Twenty20 squad

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New Zealand Cricket one-day competition, 3rd round

Graham Napier bludgeons Northern Districts

Dec 23, 2009: A summary of the fourth round of matches in New Zealand's domestic one-day competition

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