Result
John Player League at Purfleet, Aug 22 1971
149/9
(16.5/40 ov, target 150)
46/4
Essex won on faster scoring rate (revised target)
Essex Innings (40 overs maximum)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
B Ward c Julien b Shepherd22-----
BC Francis c †Nicholls b Shepherd14-----
G Barker c Dye b Johnson17-----
BEA Edmeades c Julien b Johnson10-----
B Taylor (c) †c Ealham b Graham34-----
KD Boyce c Dye b Graham28-----
S Turner c Shepherd b Graham4-----
RNS Hobbs c †Nicholls b Julien0-----
RE East c Leary b Julien0-----
JK Lever not out8-----
DL Acfield not out2-----
Extras(b 6, lb 2, nb 1, w 1)10
TOTAL(40 Ov, RR: 3.72)149/9
Fall of wickets: 1-25, 2-47, 3-65, 4-72, 5-133, 6-135, 7-135, 8-135, 9-139
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
JN Graham731231.71---00
JCJ Dye401503.75---00
JN Shepherd821822.25---00
BD Julien832623.25---00
GW Johnson804425.50---00
RB Elms502404.80---00
Kent Innings (target: 150 runs from 40 overs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
MH Denness (c)lbw b Acfield9-----
D Nicholls c East b Boyce22-----
GW Johnson not out4-----
AGE Ealham c Edmeades b Acfield4-----
JN Shepherd  b Turner4-----
Extras(lb 1, nb 2)3
TOTAL(16.5 Ov, RR: 2.73)46/4
Fall of wickets: 1-28, 2-34, 3-42, 4-46
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
KD Boyce831812.25---00
JK Lever401203.00---00
DL Acfield42922.25---00
S Turner0.50414.80---00
MATCH DETAILS
Thames Board Mills Sports Ground, Purfleet
TossEssex , elected to bat first
SeriesJohn Player League 1971
Season1971
Match days22 August 1971 (40-over match)
Umpires
Arthur Fagg
Eddie Phillipson
PointsEssex 4, Kent 0