Result
County Championship Division Two at Canterbury, Aug 8-10 2012
226 & 101
(18.3 ov, target 55)
273 & 55/3
Essex won by 7 wickets
Kent 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
SA Northeast c †Foster b Chambers3261802052.45
RWT Key (c)c & b Chambers59161055.55
AJ Blake  b Napier1948662039.58
BP Nash c Harbhajan Singh b Masters1141441026.82
MJ Powell c Harbhajan Singh b Chambers621281786048.43
DI Stevens  b Napier2041543048.78
GO Jones lbw b Masters529340017.24
Azhar Mahmood  b Napier49761345064.47
MT Coles c Masters b Harbhajan Singh416181025.00
AEN Riley c †Foster b Masters550480010.00
CE Shreck not out210190020.00
Extras(lb 8, nb 4)12
TOTAL(84.3 Ov, RR: 2.67)226
Fall of wickets: 1-12 (Rob Key, 3.4 ov), 2-58 (Sam Northeast, 18.6 ov), 3-58 (Alex Blake, 19.3 ov), 4-82 (Brendan Nash, 30.2 ov), 5-120 (Darren Stevens, 42.6 ov), 6-143 (Geraint Jones, 51.5 ov), 7-184 (Mike Powell, 63.3 ov), 8-193 (Matt Coles, 68.1 ov), 9-211 (Adam Riley, 80.1 ov), 10-226 (Azhar Mahmood, 84.3 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
DD Masters18.164432.4200
MA Chambers2456532.7002
GR Napier22.255532.4600
Harbhajan Singh1653812.3700
RN ten Doeschate401604.0000
Essex 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
T Westley c Key b Coles1054631018.51
JC Mickleburgh c †Jones b Shreck530360016.66
OA Shah lbw b Coles7890187.50
ML Pettini  b Shreck11521006.66
RN ten Doeschate c †Jones b Stevens3348795068.75
JS Foster (c) †c Key b Stevens762262845033.62
AJA Wheater lbw b Riley8210913112075.22
GR Napier c †Jones b Shreck4361904070.49
Harbhajan Singh not out511240045.45
DD Masters c Azhar Mahmood b Shreck012000.00
MA Chambers c Key b Shreck059000.00
Extras(b 5, lb 5, w 1)11
TOTAL(94.4 Ov, RR: 2.88)273
Fall of wickets: 1-15 (Jaik Mickleburgh, 10.5 ov), 2-22 (Owais Shah, 13.1 ov), 3-23 (Tom Westley, 17.3 ov), 4-23 (Mark Pettini, 18.2 ov), 5-76 (Ryan ten Doeschate, 36.6 ov), 6-202 (Adam Wheater, 70.2 ov), 7-253 (James Foster, 89.5 ov), 8-269 (Graham Napier, 92.4 ov), 9-269 (David Masters, 92.5 ov), 10-273 (Maurice Chambers, 94.4 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
CE Shreck25.495151.9800
MT Coles2587122.8410
Azhar Mahmood1334603.5300
DI Stevens2055122.5500
AEN Riley1124414.0000
Kent 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
SA Northeast lbw b Harbhajan Singh322300013.63
RWT Key (c)c †Foster b Napier412161033.33
AEN Riley  b Chambers11111009.09
AJ Blake c Chambers b Harbhajan Singh1853782033.96
BP Nash lbw b Chambers18130012.50
MJ Powell c †Foster b Chambers512160041.66
DI Stevens lbw b Napier2232383068.75
GO Jones c ten Doeschate b Harbhajan Singh1318291072.22
Azhar Mahmood c Mickleburgh b Napier012000.00
MT Coles c Harbhajan Singh b Chambers1747442036.17
CE Shreck not out48251050.00
Extras(b 4, lb 5, nb 4)13
TOTAL(37 Ov, RR: 2.72)101
Fall of wickets: 1-4 (Rob Key, 3.6 ov), 2-9 (Adam Riley, 6.6 ov), 3-9 (Sam Northeast, 7.3 ov), 4-12 (Brendan Nash, 10.5 ov), 5-26 (Mike Powell, 14.4 ov), 6-58 (Darren Stevens, 24.1 ov), 7-64 (Alex Blake, 25.6 ov), 8-65 (Azhar Mahmood, 26.2 ov), 9-83 (Geraint Jones, 31.1 ov), 10-101 (Matt Coles, 36.6 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
MA Chambers1353142.3802
GR Napier912632.8800
Harbhajan Singh1533532.3300
Essex 2nd Innings (target: 55 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
T Westley  b Azhar Mahmood1435432040.00
JC Mickleburgh lbw b Azhar Mahmood19140011.11
OA Shah c Blake b Shreck1332461040.62
ML Pettini not out1929323065.51
RN ten Doeschate not out861601133.33
Extras(null)0
TOTAL(18.3 Ov, RR: 2.97)55/3
Fall of wickets: 1-4 (Jaik Mickleburgh, 3.6 ov), 2-19 (Tom Westley, 11.2 ov), 3-35 (Owais Shah, 14.5 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
CE Shreck941912.1100
Azhar Mahmood822523.1200
DI Stevens10404.0000
AEN Riley0.307014.0000
MATCH DETAILS
St Lawrence Ground, Canterbury
TossKent , elected to bat first
SeriesCounty Championship Division Two 2012
Season2012
Hours of play (local time)11am start, Lunch 13.00-13.40, Tea 15.40-16.00, Close 18.00
Match days8,9,10 August 2012 (4-day match)
Umpires
Nigel Llong
Jeremy Lloyds
PointsEssex 21, Kent 4
CLOSE OF PLAY
Wed, 08 Aug - day 1 - Essex 1st innings 14/0 (T Westley 9*, JC Mickleburgh 5*, 9 ov)
Thu, 09 Aug - day 2 - Kent 2nd innings 9/3 (AJ Blake 0*, 7.3 ov)
Fri, 10 Aug - day 3 - Essex 2nd innings 55/3 (18.3 ov) - end of match