Result
Specsavers County Championship Division One at Taunton, Sep 23-26 2019
203 & forfeit
(18 ov, target 63)
141 & 45/1
Match drawn
Somerset 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
M Vijay c †Wheater b SJ Cook66710100.00
SM Davies lbw b SJ Cook211190018.18
TB Abell (c)lbw b Harmer451321607034.09
JC Hildreth lbw b Harmer3253595060.37
T Banton lbw b Harmer022000.00
GA Bartlett c Bopara b Harmer524270020.83
L Gregory lbw b SJ Cook17131640130.76
DM Bess  b SJ Cook1041631024.39
C Overton lbw b Harmer033000.00
RE van der Merwe  b Nijjar60516534117.64
MJ Leach not out1136482030.55
Extras(b 8, lb 3, nb 4)15
TOTAL(61.4 Ov, RR: 3.29)203
Fall of wickets: 1-7 (Murali Vijay, 1.1 ov), 2-14 (Steven Davies, 3.6 ov), 3-61 (James Hildreth, 20.4 ov), 4-61 (Tom Banton, 20.6 ov), 5-75 (George Bartlett, 28.5 ov), 6-96 (Lewis Gregory, 33.1 ov), 7-126 (Tom Abell, 44.3 ov), 8-130 (Craig Overton, 44.6 ov), 9-144 (Dom Bess, 49.1 ov), 10-203 (Roelof van der Merwe, 61.4 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
JA Porter1104303.9002
SJ Cook1992641.3600
SR Harmer27510553.8800
ASS Nijjar4.401813.8500
Essex 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
NLJ Browne c Hildreth b Bess1871693025.35
AN Cook c Banton b Leach531481557035.81
T Westley c Gregory b van der Merwe361201336030.00
DW Lawrence c Overton b Leach023000.00
RS Bopara c Abell b van der Merwe12120004.76
RN ten Doeschate (c)c Abell b Leach420210020.00
AJA Wheater c †Davies b van der Merwe1218213066.66
SR Harmer c Vijay b van der Merwe043000.00
ASS Nijjar lbw b Leach2390066.66
SJ Cook  b Leach012000.00
JA Porter not out034000.00
Extras(b 12, lb 1, nb 2)15
TOTAL(68.2 Ov, RR: 2.06)141
Fall of wickets: 1-35 (Nick Browne, 21.6 ov), 2-102 (Sir Alastair Cook, 49.4 ov), 3-102 (Dan Lawrence, 49.6 ov), 4-111 (Ravi Bopara, 56.4 ov), 5-126 (Ryan ten Doeschate, 63.1 ov), 6-126 (Tom Westley, 64.2 ov), 7-126 (Simon Harmer, 64.6 ov), 8-137 (Aron Nijjar, 67.2 ov), 9-137 (Sam Cook, 67.3 ov), 10-141 (Adam Wheater, 68.2 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
L Gregory511402.8001
C Overton41701.7500
MJ Leach2593251.2800
DM Bess1753412.0000
RE van der Merwe17.274142.3600
Essex 2nd Innings (target: 63 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
NLJ Browne c Vijay b Bess1055501018.18
AN Cook not out3048594062.50
T Westley not out1580020.00
Extras(lb 4)4
TOTAL(18 Ov, RR: 2.5)45/1
Fall of wickets: 1-38 (Nick Browne, 16.2 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
MJ Leach721301.8500
DM Bess73811.1400
RE van der Merwe402005.0000
MATCH DETAILS
The Cooper Associates County Ground, Taunton
TossSomerset , elected to bat first
SeriesSpecsavers County Championship Division One 2019
Season2019
Hours of play (local time)10.30am start, Lunch 12.30-13.10, Tea 15.10-15.30, Close 17.30
Match days23,24,25,26 September 2019 (4-day match)
Umpires
Alex Wharf
Rob Bailey
TV Umpire
Neil Bainton