Result
3rd Round, Chelmsford, May 7 2003, Cheltenham & Gloucester Trophy
315/6
(49.3/50 ov, target 316)
273
Essex won by 42 runs
Player Of The Match
Essex Cricket Board
Essex Innings (50 overs maximum)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
DDJ Robinson c Palladino b Akhtar708212312085.36
WI Jefferson c Kennedy b Saad Janjua13214118816093.61
N Hussain  b Akhtar6831075.00
RC Irani (c)c Richards b Went3843533288.37
GR Napier run out16111211145.45
AP Grayson not out761900116.66
JS Foster c †Cook b Saad Janjua105620200.00
JM Dakin not out114311275.00
Extras(b 4, lb 11, w 10)25
TOTAL(50 Ov, RR: 6.3)315/6
Fall of wickets: 1-170 (Darren Robinson), 2-181 (Nasser Hussain), 3-267 (Ronnie Irani), 4-271 (Will Jefferson), 5-286 (Graham Napier), 6-301 (James Foster)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Saad Janjua1017827.80---70
AP Palladino1033403.40---10
JC Went1006416.40---00
Tauseef Ali816007.50---20
M Akhtar1014624.60---00
Adnan Akram201809.00---00
Essex Cricket Board Innings (target: 316 runs from 50 overs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Adnan Akram c †Foster b Napier61921187066.30
AN Cook c †Foster b Napier2743584062.79
M Akhtar c sub b Brant71629663114.51
Saad Janjua c Napier b Brant37181742205.55
AC Richards  b Irani816241050.00
GD James c †Foster b Dakin1220050.00
Arfan Akram not out1026390038.46
A Kennedy (c)c Grant b Irani23221311104.54
Tauseef Ali c Irani b Napier011000.00
AP Palladino  b Brant16151220106.66
JC Went run out1220050.00
Extras(lb 2, nb 4, w 12)18
TOTAL(49.3 Ov, RR: 5.51)273
Fall of wickets: 1-48 (Sir Alastair Cook), 2-136 (Adnan Akram), 3-193 (Saad Janjua), 4-218 (Mohammed Akhtar), 5-221 (Gareth James), 6-221 (Alexander Richards), 7-249 (Andrew Kennedy), 8-251 (Tauseef Ali), 9-271 (Tony Palladino), 10-273 (James Went)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
SA Brant915436.00---11
JM Dakin803414.25---20
RC Irani924224.66---20
GR Napier8.314735.52---11
AP Grayson1015405.40---10
JB Grant504008.00---10
MATCH DETAILS
County Ground, Chelmsford
TossEssex Cricket Board , elected to field first
SeriesCheltenham & Gloucester Trophy 2002
Player Of The Match
Mohammed Akhtar
Series resultEssex advanced
Season2003
Match days7 May 2003 (50-over match)
List A debut
Sir Alastair Cook
Mohammed Akhtar
James Went
Umpires
Nigel Cowley
Jeff Evans