Pro40 Division One at Colchester, Aug 23 2009
(40 ov, target 248)
Worcs won by 3 wickets (with 0 balls remaining)
Essex Innings (40 overs maximum)
RS Bopara c Ali b Shantry818250044.44
V Chopra st †Davies b Mitchell62831075074.69
JK Maunders c Smith b Fisher30303450100.00
MJ Walker c †Davies b Fisher2127192077.77
GW Flower c †Davies b Imran Arif43383430113.15
JS Foster (c) †not out52293552179.31
TJ Phillips not out21152230140.00
Extras(lb 5, w 5)10
TOTAL(40 Ov, RR: 6.17)247/5
Fall of wickets: 1-32 (Ravi Bopara, 7.1 ov), 2-74 (John Maunders, 15.5 ov), 3-111 (Matt Walker, 23.4 ov), 4-158 (Varun Chopra, 31.1 ov), 5-184 (Grant Flower, 34.4 ov)
GM Andrew705207.42---20
JD Shantry703414.85---10
Imran Arif705017.14---10
ID Fisher804525.62---10
GJ Batty803904.87---00
DKH Mitchell201517.50---00
MM Ali10707.00---00
Worcestershire Innings (target: 248 runs from 40 overs)
VS Solanki (c)c Bopara b Danish Kaneria62629581100.00
SM Davies st †Foster b Phillips615260101117.30
SC Moore c Phillips b Westfield812141066.66
MM Ali c Westfield b Bopara2631391183.87
BF Smith c & b Phillips1117140064.70
DKH Mitchell not out50384950131.57
GJ Batty c Wright b Phillips4980044.44
GM Andrew c Bopara b Danish Kaneria5871062.50
ID Fisher not out12112510109.09
Extras(b 2, lb 1, w 6)9
TOTAL(40 Ov, RR: 6.2)248/7
Fall of wickets: 1-103 (Steven Davies, 15.1 ov), 2-122 (Stephen Moore, 18.5 ov), 3-156 (Vikram Solanki, 23.5 ov), 4-175 (Ben Smith, 28.3 ov), 5-181 (Moeen Ali, 29.4 ov), 6-193 (Gareth Batty, 32.4 ov), 7-201 (Gareth Andrew, 34.4 ov)
DD Masters813103.87---00
CJC Wright706609.42---00
RS Bopara603515.83---20
Danish Kaneria804725.87---40
TJ Phillips804936.12---00
MS Westfield301715.66---00
Castle Park Cricket Ground, Colchester
TossEssex , elected to bat first
SeriesPro40 Division Two 2009
Hours of play (local time)13.45 start, First Session 13.45-16.25, Interval 16.25-16.45, Second Session 16.45-19.25
Match days23 August 2009 (40-over match)
List A debut
Jack Shantry
Martin Bodenham
Michael Gough
PointsWorcestershire 2, Essex 0
Essex innings
  • V Chopra 50 off 70 balls, 90 mins, 5x4, 0x6
  • JS Foster 50 off 28 balls, 34 mins, 5x4, 2x6
Worcestershire innings
  • SM Davies 50 off 42 balls, 48 mins, 8x4, 1x6
  • VS Solanki 50 off 52 balls, 82 mins, 6x4, 1x6
  • DKH Mitchell 50 off 38 balls, 45 mins, 5x4, 0x6