Result
Specsavers County Championship Division Two at Canterbury, Sep 20-23 2016
(67 ov)
441 & 288/5d
Match drawn
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Scorecard summary
Kent441(108.1 overs)1st Innings
Darren Stevens136 (161)
Joe Denly74 (138)
Matt Dixon5/124(28.1)
Essex292(82.4 overs)1st Innings
Kent288/5d(67 overs)2nd Innings
Sam Northeast*178 (177)
Will Gidman*63 (98)
Will Rhodes2/34(12)
end of over 67Maiden
Kent: 288/5CRR: 4.29 
Sam Northeast178 (177)
Will Gidman63 (98)
David Masters17-9-32-2
Nick Browne1-0-8-0
66.6
Masters to Northeast, no run
66.5
Masters to Northeast, no run
66.4
Masters to Northeast, no run
66.3
Masters to Northeast, no run
66.2
Masters to Northeast, no run
66.1
Masters to Northeast, no run
end of over 668 runs
Kent: 288/5CRR: 4.36 
Sam Northeast178 (171)
Will Gidman63 (98)
Nick Browne1-0-8-0
Kishen Velani2-0-36-0
65.6
1
Browne to Northeast, 1 run
65.5
1
Browne to Gidman, 1 run
65.4
Browne to Gidman, no run
65.3
1
Browne to Northeast, 1 run
65.2
4
Browne to Northeast, FOUR runs
65.1
1
Browne to Gidman, 1 run
end of over 6530 runs
Kent: 280/5CRR: 4.3 
Sam Northeast172 (168)
Will Gidman61 (95)
Kishen Velani2-0-36-0
Matt Dixon15-2-65-1
64.6
4
Velani to Northeast, FOUR runs
64.5
4
Velani to Northeast, FOUR runs
64.4
6
Velani to Northeast, SIX runs
64.3
6
Velani to Northeast, SIX runs
64.2
4
Velani to Northeast, FOUR runs
64.1
6
Velani to Northeast, SIX runs
Match details
St Lawrence Ground, Canterbury
TossToss uncontested, Essex elected to first
SeriesSpecsavers County Championship Division Two 2016
Series resultEssex won the 2016 Specsavers County Championship Division Two
Season2016
Hours of play (local time)10.30am start, Lunch 12.30-13.10, Tea 15.10-15.30, Close 17.30
Match days20,21,22,23 September 2016 (4-day match)
Umpires
Graham Lloyd
Russell Evans
PointsKent 13, Essex 10