Result
John Player League at Manchester, May 30 1971
(38/38 ov)
216/4
(16.4/17 ov, target 97)
87
Essex won on faster scoring rate (revised target)
Essex Innings (38 overs maximum)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
BC Francis c Hughes b Wood107-----
B Taylor (c) †c & b Hughes45-----
G Barker  b Shuttleworth41-----
KWR Fletcher not out7-----
KD Boyce  b Lever4-----
S Turner not out6-----
Extras(b 3, lb 3)6
TOTAL(38 Ov, RR: 5.68)216/4
Fall of wickets: 1-85, 2-197, 3-198, 4-203
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
P Lever814115.12---00
K Shuttleworth712914.14---00
CH Lloyd705407.71---00
B Wood805016.25---00
DP Hughes803614.50---00
Lancashire Innings (target: 97 runs from 17 overs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
FM Engineer  b Boyce7-----
KL Snellgrove  b Boyce6-----
H Pilling  b Lever10-----
CH Lloyd c Hobbs b Boyce9-----
J Sullivan c Fletcher b Lever19-----
D Lloyd c East b Boyce6-----
JD Bond (c) b Boyce1-----
B Wood c †Taylor b Boyce2-----
DP Hughes not out10-----
P Lever  b Boyce2-----
K Shuttleworth c †Taylor b Boyce4-----
Extras(lb 11)11
TOTAL(16.4 Ov, RR: 5.22)87
Fall of wickets: 1-11, 2-20, 3-28, 4-52, 5-54, 6-58, 7-70, 8-72, 9-83, 10-87
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
KD Boyce7.402683.39---00
JK Lever803824.75---00
S Turner1012012.00---00
MATCH DETAILS
Old Trafford, Manchester
TossLancashire , elected to field first
SeriesJohn Player League 1971
Season1971
Match days30 May 1971 (40-over match)
Umpires
Arthur Jepson
Dusty Rhodes
PointsEssex 4, Lancashire 0