Result
County Championship Division Two at Chelmsford, Sep 11-14 2012
312 & 252/8d
(51.5 ov, target 388)
177 & 148
Yorkshire won by 239 runs
Yorkshire 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
A Lyth c †Foster b Napier67698011097.10
JE Root lbw b Napier035000.00
PA Jaques c Mills b Napier38841173045.23
AW Gale (c)c Mills b Westley1054791018.51
GS Ballance c Mickleburgh b Topley3067863044.77
A McGrath c †Foster b Topley1850571036.00
AJ Hodd run out (ten Doeschate)2268840032.35
Azeem Rafiq c †Foster b Napier531301751040.76
RJ Sidebottom c & b Craddock3764768057.81
SA Patterson  b Napier1734472050.00
MA Ashraf not out623280026.08
Extras(b 3, lb 6, nb 5)14
TOTAL(107.2 Ov, RR: 2.9)312
Fall of wickets: 1-4 (Joe Root, 1.3 ov), 2-86 (Adam Lyth, 18.6 ov), 3-113 (Phil Jaques, 30.3 ov), 4-134 (Andrew Gale, 39.3 ov), 5-165 (Gary Ballance, 52.6 ov), 6-166 (Anthony McGrath, 54.3 ov), 7-224 (Andy Hodd, 77.2 ov), 8-284 (Ryan Sidebottom, 95.5 ov), 9-299 (Azeem Rafiq, 99.5 ov), 10-312 (Steven Patterson, 107.2 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
RJW Topley2568523.4001
GR Napier27.236552.3700
TR Craddock1113713.3600
TS Mills1734402.5800
T Westley2265012.2700
RN ten Doeschate502204.4001
Essex 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
T Westley lbw b Azeem Rafiq1839572046.15
JC Mickleburgh  b Patterson415240026.66
OA Shah c Lyth b Azeem Rafiq631440019.35
ML Pettini lbw b Ashraf1450025.00
RN ten Doeschate c Ballance b Azeem Rafiq621141446254.38
JS Foster (c) †lbw b Patterson1662791025.80
AJA Wheater c Gale b Sidebottom1625343064.00
GR Napier c Lyth b Ashraf2025302080.00
TR Craddock c Lyth b Ashraf816311050.00
RJW Topley lbw b Ashraf011000.00
TS Mills not out2023240286.95
Extras(b 2, nb 4)6
TOTAL(58.5 Ov, RR: 3.0)177
Fall of wickets: 1-10 (Jaik Mickleburgh, 5.5 ov), 2-25 (Tom Westley, 13.1 ov), 3-26 (Mark Pettini, 14.1 ov), 4-34 (Owais Shah, 15.2 ov), 5-97 (James Foster, 36.4 ov), 6-119 (Adam Wheater, 44.3 ov), 7-147 (Ryan ten Doeschate, 51.4 ov), 8-148 (Graham Napier, 52.3 ov), 9-148 (Reece Topley, 52.4 ov), 10-177 (Tom Craddock, 58.5 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
RJ Sidebottom1323212.4600
SA Patterson1522921.9300
MA Ashraf11.533643.0402
Azeem Rafiq1546534.3300
A McGrath411303.2500
Yorkshire 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
A Lyth c Mickleburgh b Westley511081487047.22
JE Root c Pettini b Napier26130033.33
PA Jaques c Shah b Napier616181037.50
AW Gale (c)c Pettini b Napier51491035.71
GS Ballance c Craddock b Westley27851241031.76
A McGrath c Wheater b Napier681791748037.98
AJ Hodd c †Foster b Craddock11414007.14
Azeem Rafiq not out751351868055.55
SA Patterson  b Mills047000.00
RJ Sidebottom not out921351042.85
Extras(lb 7, w 1)8
TOTAL(97 Ov, RR: 2.59)252/8d
Did not bat: MA Ashraf 
Fall of wickets: 1-14 (Joe Root, 3.3 ov), 2-30 (Phil Jaques, 7.2 ov), 3-36 (Andrew Gale, 9.5 ov), 4-95 (Adam Lyth, 37.3 ov), 5-108 (Gary Ballance, 41.2 ov), 6-111 (Andy Hodd, 46.5 ov), 7-221 (Anthony McGrath, 88.3 ov), 8-222 (Steven Patterson, 89.3 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
RJW Topley1844102.2700
GR Napier2165442.5700
RN ten Doeschate611602.6600
TS Mills1505213.4610
T Westley1663722.3100
TR Craddock2164512.1400
Essex 2nd Innings (target: 388 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
T Westley c †Hodd b Patterson1831364058.06
JC Mickleburgh c Jaques b Azeem Rafiq215230013.33
OA Shah not out711381895151.44
TR Craddock c Jaques b Patterson515221033.33
ML Pettini c Ballance b Azeem Rafiq1745631037.77
RN ten Doeschate c Gale b Ashraf1220050.00
JS Foster (c) †c Jaques b Azeem Rafiq1041490024.39
AJA Wheater c †Hodd b Azeem Rafiq19162301118.75
GR Napier c Jaques b Azeem Rafiq032000.00
RJW Topley c Lyth b Patterson0411000.00
TS Mills  b Patterson011000.00
Extras(lb 5)5
TOTAL(51.5 Ov, RR: 2.85)148
Fall of wickets: 1-8 (Jaik Mickleburgh, 5.4 ov), 2-22 (Tom Westley, 8.5 ov), 3-34 (Tom Craddock, 14.1 ov), 4-74 (Mark Pettini, 28.5 ov), 5-75 (Ryan ten Doeschate, 29.1 ov), 6-109 (James Foster, 42.5 ov), 7-135 (Adam Wheater, 48.3 ov), 8-135 (Graham Napier, 48.6 ov), 9-148 (Reece Topley, 51.4 ov), 10-148 (Tymal Mills, 51.5 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
SA Patterson14.523442.2900
RJ Sidebottom831201.5000
Azeem Rafiq1735052.9400
MA Ashraf1123913.5400
JE Root10808.0000
MATCH DETAILS
County Ground, Chelmsford
TossYorkshire , elected to bat first
SeriesCounty Championship Division Two 2012
Season2012
Hours of play (local time)10.30am start, Lunch 12.30-13.10, Tea 15.10-15.30, Close 17.30
Match days11,12,13,14 September 2012 (4-day match)
Umpires
Martin Bodenham
Peter Willey
PointsYorkshire 22, Essex 3
CLOSE OF PLAY
Tue, 11 Sep - day 1 - Yorkshire 1st innings 284/8 (Azeem Rafiq 49*, 95.5 ov)
Wed, 12 Sep - day 2 - Yorkshire 2nd innings 44/3 (A Lyth 26*, GS Ballance 1*, 14 ov)
Thu, 13 Sep - day 3 - Essex 2nd innings 28/2 (OA Shah 4*, TR Craddock 4*, 11 ov)
Fri, 14 Sep - day 4 - Essex 2nd innings 148 (51.5 ov) - end of match