Result
Specsavers County Championship Division One at Chelmsford, Sep 18-20 2018
(77.5 ov)
94 & 251
474/7d
Essex won by an innings and 129 runs
Worcestershire 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
DKH Mitchell (c)c †Wheater b Porter651510120.00
TC Fell  b Porter034000.00
OE Westbury run out (Porter)46141066.66
JM Clarke  b Porter2856894050.00
AG Milton  b Porter023000.00
OB Cox lbw b Porter1219261063.15
EG Barnard  b Porter012000.00
WD Parnell lbw b Cook20182940111.11
BJ Twohig not out1728463060.71
JC Tongue c Lawrence b Porter01317000.00
DY Pennington c Vijay b Harmer025000.00
Extras(b 5, lb 2)7
TOTAL(25.3 Ov, RR: 3.68)94
Fall of wickets: 1-1 (Tom Fell, 0.4 ov), 2-10 (Daryl Mitchell, 2.2 ov), 3-12 (Olly Westbury, 2.3 ov), 4-12 (Alex Milton, 2.5 ov), 5-32 (Ben Cox, 8.3 ov), 6-32 (Ed Barnard, 8.4 ov), 7-60 (Wayne Parnell, 14.5 ov), 8-83 (Joe Clarke, 20.4 ov), 9-93 (Josh Tongue, 24.5 ov), 10-94 (Dillon Pennington, 25.3 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
JA Porter1014174.1000
SJ Cook813013.7500
MT Coles401503.7500
SR Harmer3.32110.2800
Essex 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
NLJ Browne  b Parnell513141038.46
M Vijay  b Tongue8510714614179.43
T Westley c †Cox b Barnard551261735043.65
DW Lawrence lbw b Barnard1680016.66
RS Bopara not out13327232313148.89
RN ten Doeschate (c)c Clarke b Pennington1823364078.26
AJA Wheater  b Barnard66991198066.66
SR Harmer  b Twohig57921209061.95
MT Coles not out1091320111.11
Extras(b 30, lb 6, nb 6, w 2)44
TOTAL(124 Ov, RR: 3.82)474/7d
Fall of wickets: 1-9 (Nick Browne, 3.2 ov), 2-138 (Murali Vijay, 37.1 ov), 3-139 (Dan Lawrence, 38.3 ov), 4-170 (Tom Westley, 46.5 ov), 5-201 (Ryan ten Doeschate, 55.3 ov), 6-318 (Adam Wheater, 86.6 ov), 7-452 (Simon Harmer, 120.6 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
JC Tongue2429413.9112
WD Parnell2119514.5200
EG Barnard2486332.6200
DY Pennington2455712.3701
BJ Twohig23210714.6510
DKH Mitchell721602.2800
OE Westbury10606.0000
Worcestershire 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
DKH Mitchell (c)lbw b Porter01313000.00
TC Fell  b Porter1290050.00
OE Westbury lbw b Coles834521023.52
JM Clarke  b Porter7411714811063.24
AG Milton lbw b Harmer3862825061.29
JC Tongue c Lawrence b Cook1235543034.28
OB Cox  b Harmer924311037.50
EG Barnard c †Wheater b Porter2257634038.59
WD Parnell not out5094966253.19
BJ Twohig c ten Doeschate b Harmer1828352064.28
DY Pennington  b Harmer012000.00
Extras(b 18, lb 1)19
TOTAL(77.5 Ov, RR: 3.22)251
Fall of wickets: 1-1 (Tom Fell, 2.1 ov), 2-4 (Daryl Mitchell, 2.5 ov), 3-44 (Olly Westbury, 13.5 ov), 4-138 (Alex Milton, 35.2 ov), 5-140 (Joe Clarke, 40.3 ov), 6-161 (Ben Cox, 47.4 ov), 7-161 (Josh Tongue, 48.1 ov), 8-212 (Ed Barnard, 66.2 ov), 9-251 (Ben Twohig, 77.4 ov), 10-251 (Dillon Pennington, 77.5 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
JA Porter1855743.1600
SJ Cook1243813.1600
SR Harmer28.587642.6300
MT Coles1524713.1300
T Westley321204.0000
RS Bopara10202.0000
MATCH DETAILS
County Ground, Chelmsford
TossWorcestershire , elected to bat first
SeriesSpecsavers County Championship Division One 2018
Season2018
Hours of play (local time)10.30am start, Lunch 12.30-13.10, Tea 15.10-15.30, Close 17.30
Match days18,19,20 September 2018 (4-day match)
Umpires
Billy Taylor
Ian Gould
PointsEssex 24, Worcestershire 2
CLOSE OF PLAY
Tue, 18 Sep - day 1 - Essex 1st innings 252/5 (RS Bopara 36*, AJA Wheater 36*, 70 ov)
Wed, 19 Sep - day 2 - Worcestershire 2nd innings 140/4 (JM Clarke 74*, JC Tongue 0*, 40 ov)
Thu, 20 Sep - day 3 - Worcestershire 2nd innings 251 (77.5 ov) - end of match