Result
County Championship Division Two at Southend-on-Sea, Jul 27-29 2011
144 & 372
(14.4 ov, target 315)
202 & 34
Essex won by 280 runs
Essex 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
BA Godleman  b Naik1854692033.33
T Westley lbw b Buck1623331069.56
OA Shah c Jefferson b Henderson2439714061.53
RS Bopara (c)lbw b White371151343032.17
JC Mickleburgh c Cobb b Henderson431321012.90
RN ten Doeschate c †New b Henderson012000.00
AJA Wheater  b Malik1890012.50
DD Masters lbw b White1134342032.35
MA Chambers c Taylor b Henderson317240017.64
TR Craddock  b Buck2125273184.00
TS Mills not out01416000.00
Extras(b 1, lb 8)9
TOTAL(60.1 Ov, RR: 2.39)144
Fall of wickets: 1-28 (Tom Westley, 7.5 ov), 2-57 (Billy Godleman, 15.5 ov), 3-78 (Owais Shah, 25.2 ov), 4-90 (Jaik Mickleburgh, 35.3 ov), 5-91 (Ryan ten Doeschate, 35.6 ov), 6-92 (Adam Wheater, 38.4 ov), 7-112 (David Masters, 48.5 ov), 8-121 (Ravi Bopara, 52.3 ov), 9-127 (Maurice Chambers, 55.1 ov), 10-144 (Tom Craddock, 60.1 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
MN Malik1473012.1400
NL Buck8.131621.9500
JKH Naik612013.3300
WA White1462621.8500
CW Henderson1854342.3800
Leicestershire 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
WI Jefferson c †Wheater b Chambers3948528081.25
MAG Boyce c †Wheater b Mills30681005044.11
GP Smith c Mills b Chambers1580020.00
JWA Taylor (c)c Godleman b Masters1973982026.02
JJ Cobb c †Wheater b Bopara3077894038.96
WA White c †Wheater b ten Doeschate2834485082.35
TJ New  b Craddock1335470037.14
JKH Naik lbw b Craddock936441025.00
CW Henderson c Masters b Craddock1338381034.21
NL Buck c Mickleburgh b Craddock043000.00
MN Malik not out516150031.25
Extras(b 4, lb 2, nb 8, w 1)15
TOTAL(71.4 Ov, RR: 2.81)202
Fall of wickets: 1-54 (Will Jefferson, 14.3 ov), 2-60 (Greg Smith, 16.1 ov), 3-84 (Matthew Boyce, 24.2 ov), 4-114 (James Taylor, 40.6 ov), 5-148 (Josh Cobb, 47.2 ov), 6-164 (Wayne White, 52.6 ov), 7-174 (Tom New, 59.1 ov), 8-185 (Jigar Naik, 65.2 ov), 9-187 (Nathan Buck, 65.6 ov), 10-202 (Claude Henderson, 71.4 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
DD Masters1644512.8100
MA Chambers1344323.3001
TR Craddock20.455942.8510
TS Mills401313.2502
RS Bopara831612.0001
RN ten Doeschate611111.8300
T Westley40902.2500
Essex 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
T Westley  b Malik02029000.00
BA Godleman c Henderson b Malik771411797154.60
OA Shah st †New b Henderson1640513040.00
RS Bopara (c)c Jefferson b Henderson17837444018047.59
JC Mickleburgh  b Malik1036361027.77
RN ten Doeschate c Cobb b Malik14100025.00
AJA Wheater c White b Buck036000.00
DD Masters c Jefferson b White481131565042.47
MA Chambers lbw b Naik1045622022.22
TR Craddock not out858780013.79
TS Mills c Boyce b Henderson4591080.00
Extras(lb 17, nb 2, w 1)20
TOTAL(139.4 Ov, RR: 2.66)372
Fall of wickets: 1-3 (Tom Westley, 6.6 ov), 2-48 (Owais Shah, 19.1 ov), 3-152 (Billy Godleman, 46.5 ov), 4-168 (Jaik Mickleburgh, 56.6 ov), 5-176 (Ryan ten Doeschate, 58.5 ov), 6-185 (Adam Wheater, 59.6 ov), 7-296 (David Masters, 100.2 ov), 8-338 (Maurice Chambers, 118.3 ov), 9-364 (Ravi Bopara, 137.3 ov), 10-372 (Tymal Mills, 139.4 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
MN Malik28106242.2100
NL Buck1985713.0010
WA White1719115.3501
CW Henderson49.4178531.7100
JKH Naik2575912.3600
JJ Cobb10101.0000
Leicestershire 2nd Innings (target: 315 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
WI Jefferson  b Masters031000.00
MAG Boyce c ten Doeschate b Masters11631006.25
GP Smith lbw b Chambers416210025.00
JWA Taylor (c)lbw b Masters037000.00
JJ Cobb c Shah b Masters13132320100.00
WA White  b Masters011000.00
NL Buck lbw b Masters047000.00
TJ New  b Masters918241050.00
JKH Naik lbw b Masters011000.00
CW Henderson  b Bopara39100033.33
MN Malik not out044000.00
Extras(lb 4)4
TOTAL(14.4 Ov, RR: 2.31)34
Fall of wickets: 1-0 (Will Jefferson, 0.3 ov), 2-9 (Greg Smith, 5.4 ov), 3-9 (Matthew Boyce, 6.1 ov), 4-10 (James Taylor, 6.5 ov), 5-10 (Wayne White, 6.6 ov), 6-20 (Nathan Buck, 8.4 ov), 7-29 (Josh Cobb, 10.3 ov), 8-29 (Jigar Naik, 10.4 ov), 9-32 (Claude Henderson, 13.2 ov), 10-34 (Tom New, 14.4 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
DD Masters7.421081.3000
MA Chambers421413.5000
RS Bopara21613.0000
TR Craddock11000.0000
MATCH DETAILS
Garon Park, Southend-on-Sea
TossLeicestershire , elected to field first
SeriesCounty Championship Division Two 2011
Season2011
Hours of play (local time)11am start, Lunch 13.00-13.40, Tea 15.40-16.00, Close 18.30
Match days27,28,29 July 2011 (4-day match)
Umpires
Michael Gough
Peter Willey
PointsEssex 19, Leicestershire 4
CLOSE OF PLAY
Wed, 27 Jul - day 1 - Leicestershire 1st innings 100/3 (JWA Taylor 13*, JJ Cobb 8*, 35 ov)
Thu, 28 Jul - day 2 - Essex 2nd innings 168/4 (RS Bopara 55*, 57 ov)
Fri, 29 Jul - day 3 - Leicestershire 2nd innings 34 (14.4 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
Day 3
  • RS Bopara 100 off 195 balls, 249 mins, 11x4, 0x6
  • Lunch: 246/6 off 88 overs
  • RS Bopara 150 off 276 balls, 341 mins, 17x4, 0x6
  • Tea: 340/8 off 121 overs
Day 2
  • Lunch: 185/8 off 65.2 overs
  • Tea: 66/2 off 25 overs
  • BA Godleman 50 off 93 balls, 122 mins, 4x4, 1x6
  • RS Bopara 50 off 84 balls, 98 mins, 5x4, 0x6
  • Close of play: 168/4 off 57 overs
Day 1
  • Lunch: 82/3 off 30 overs
  • Close of play: 100/3 off 35 overs