252dECB/PA

Azharullah gives Northants the advantage

Azharullah captured three of the six wickets to fall as Essex ended a truncated opening day of the LV= County Championship Division Two match against Northamptonshire on 177 for 6 at Chelmsford

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Scorecard Summary

ESSEX 360(113.1 OVERS)
1ST INNINGS

NORTHAMPTONSHIRE 275(69.1 OVERS)
1ST INNINGS

ESSEX 216/5d(63 OVERS)
2ND INNINGS

NORTHAMPTONSHIRE 92/4(27 OVERS)
2ND INNINGS

END OF OVER:
27 | 6 Runs | Nthnt: 90/4

  • Adam Rossington4 (14b)
  • Ben Duckett34 (69b)
  • Tom Westley3-0-7-0
  • Aron Nijjar6-2-7-1
26.6
2b
Westley to Rossington, 2 byes,
26.5
0
Westley to Rossington, no run,
26.4
4
Westley to Rossington, FOUR runs,
26.3
0
Westley to Rossington, no run,
26.2
0
Westley to Rossington, no run,
26.1
0
Westley to Rossington, no run,
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    Azharullah captured three of the six wickets to fall as Essex ended a truncated opening day of the LV= County Championship Division Two match against Northamptonshire on 177 for 6 at Chelmsford

Northants 4th innings Partnerships

WktRunsPlayers
1st12D MurphyBM Duckett
2nd36AG WakelyBM Duckett
3rd34RI KeoghBM Duckett
4th3JJ CobbBM Duckett
5th7AM RossingtonBM Duckett