Result
John Player League at Westcliff-on-Sea, Jul 11 1971
(39/39 ov)
189/8
(39/39 ov, target 190)
178/7
Somerset won by 11 runs
Somerset Innings (39 overs maximum)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
RT Virgin lbw b Acfield14-----
MJ Kitchen c Turner b East41-----
DB Close  b East39-----
GI Burgess c Lever b East20-----
A Clarkson not out29-----
TW Cartwright c Barker b Boyce18-----
PJ Robinson c †Taylor b Boyce17-----
HR Moseley  b Boyce0-----
DJS Taylor  b Boyce0-----
Extras(b 2, lb 7, nb 2)11
TOTAL(39 Ov, RR: 4.84)189/8
Fall of wickets: 1-57, 2-67, 3-110, 4-122, 5-162, 6-189, 7-189, 8-189
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
KD Boyce803644.50---00
JK Lever703304.71---00
DL Acfield813514.37---00
S Turner812703.37---00
RE East804735.87---00
Essex Innings (target: 190 runs from 39 overs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
BC Francis c Clarkson b Jones1-----
B Taylor (c) † b Jones13-----
G Barker  b Jones67-----
KWR Fletcher  b Moseley0-----
KD Boyce  b Jones8-----
B Ward c Langford b Jones50-----
S Turner c Virgin b Jones5-----
BEA Edmeades not out17-----
RE East not out1-----
Extras(b 5, lb 11)16
TOTAL(39 Ov, RR: 4.56)178/7
Fall of wickets: 1-15, 2-16, 3-16, 4-27, 5-150, 6-160, 7-172
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
AA Jones803464.25---00
HR Moseley822813.50---00
BA Langford713805.42---00
TW Cartwright812603.25---00
GI Burgess803604.50---00
MATCH DETAILS
Chalkwell Park, Westcliff-on-Sea
TossEssex , elected to field first
SeriesJohn Player League 1971
Season1971
Match days11 July 1971 (40-over match)
Umpires
John Arnold
George Pope
PointsSomerset 4, Essex 0