Result
Specsavers County Championship Division One at Chelmsford, Apr 7-10 2017
319 & 317/3d
(133.4 ov, target 478)
159 & 316/6
Match drawn
Match centre 
Scorecard summary
Lancashire319(84.1 overs)1st Innings
Dane Vilas74 (101)
Steven Croft48 (73)
Aaron Beard3/47(15)
Neil Wagner3/100(23.1)
Essex159(65.4 overs)1st Innings
Ravi Bopara46 (112)
Stephen Parry3/28(14.4)
Lancashire317/3d(94.3 overs)2nd Innings
Alex Davies*140 (265)
Dane Vilas92 (165)
Aaron Beard2/45(13)
Jamie Porter1/60(13.3)
Essex316/6(133.4 overs)2nd Innings
Dan Lawrence*141 (333)
Tom Westley61 (190)
Kyle Jarvis3/58(27)
Stephen Parry2/52(33.4)
end of over 1340 runs
Essex: 316/6CRR: 2.36 
Simon Harmer12 (36)
Dan Lawrence141 (333)
Stephen Parry33.4-11-52-2
Liam Livingstone12-2-29-0
133.4
Parry to Harmer, no run
133.3
Parry to Harmer, no run
133.2
Parry to Harmer, no run
133.1
Parry to Harmer, no run
end of over 1334 runs
Essex: 316/6CRR: 2.37 
Dan Lawrence141 (333)
Simon Harmer12 (32)
Liam Livingstone12-2-29-0
Kyle Jarvis27-7-58-3
132.6
Livingstone to Lawrence, no run
132.5
Livingstone to Lawrence, no run
132.4
Livingstone to Lawrence, no run
132.3
Livingstone to Lawrence, no run
132.2
3
Livingstone to Harmer, 3 runs
132.1
1
Livingstone to Lawrence, 1 run
end of over 1321 runs
Essex: 312/6CRR: 2.36 
Simon Harmer9 (31)
Dan Lawrence140 (328)
Kyle Jarvis27-7-58-3
Liam Livingstone11-2-25-0
131.6
Jarvis to Harmer, no run
131.5
Jarvis to Harmer, no run
131.4
Jarvis to Harmer, no run
131.3
Jarvis to Harmer, no run
131.2
1
Jarvis to Lawrence, 1 run
131.1
Jarvis to Lawrence, no run
end of over 1314 runs
Essex: 311/6CRR: 2.37 
Simon Harmer9 (27)
Dan Lawrence139 (326)
Liam Livingstone11-2-25-0
Kyle Jarvis26-7-57-3
130.6
Livingstone to Harmer, no run
130.5
Livingstone to Harmer, no run
Match details
County Ground, Chelmsford
TossLancashire , elected to bat first
SeriesSpecsavers County Championship Division One 2017
Season2017
Hours of play (local time)11am start, Lunch 13.00-13.40, Tea 15.40-16.00, Close 18.00
Match days07,08, 09, 10 April 2017 (4-day match)
Umpires
Martin Saggers
Nick Cook
PointsLancashire 11, Essex 8