Result
LV= County Championship Division Two at Chelmsford, May 31 - Jun 3 2015
166 & 276
(44.3 ov, target 163)
280 & 163/4
Leics won by 6 wickets
Essex 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
NLJ Browne c Agathangelou b McKay2510040.00
JC Mickleburgh  b Raine1640642040.00
T Westley lbw b Raine2745535060.00
RS Bopara c †Hill b McKay419350021.05
JD Ryder c Eckersley b Raine38661155057.57
RN ten Doeschate c †Hill b Raine034000.00
JS Foster (c) †lbw b Raine315160020.00
GR Napier c Agathangelou b Shreck2942555069.04
MET Salisbury c Wells b Naik2459623040.67
ASS Nijjar not out958701015.51
JA Porter lbw b Naik718191038.88
Extras(lb 4, nb 2, w 1)7
TOTAL(61.3 Ov, RR: 2.69)166
Fall of wickets: 1-2 (Nick Browne, 0.5 ov), 2-45 (Tom Westley, 13.6 ov), 3-46 (Jaik Mickleburgh, 15.3 ov), 4-58 (Ravi Bopara, 20.6 ov), 5-59 (Ryan ten Doeschate, 21.5 ov), 6-67 (James Foster, 25.2 ov), 7-121 (Graham Napier, 37.5 ov), 8-125 (Jesse Ryder, 40.4 ov), 9-152 (Matt Salisbury, 55.4 ov), 10-166 (Jamie Porter, 61.3 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
CJ McKay1754222.4700
CE Shreck1023113.1000
BA Raine1844852.6601
TJ Wells813204.0010
JKH Naik8.36921.0500
Leicestershire 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
MAG Boyce c Ryder b Porter2156673037.50
AJ Robson c Browne b Ryder12023733315050.63
EJH Eckersley  b Ryder1843481041.86
MJ Cosgrove (c)lbw b Porter2440463060.00
AP Agathangelou c Ryder b Napier12632003.84
LJ Hill c Bopara b Napier2980022.22
BA Raine c Browne b Napier110190010.00
TJ Wells c Westley b Nijjar1423372060.86
CJ McKay  b Bopara4559626176.27
JKH Naik not out510141050.00
CE Shreck c †Foster b Porter025000.00
Extras(lb 17, nb 12)29
TOTAL(84.5 Ov, RR: 3.3)280
Fall of wickets: 1-58 (Matthew Boyce, 18.3 ov), 2-91 (Ned Eckersley, 29.6 ov), 3-130 (Mark Cosgrove, 42.3 ov), 4-156 (Andrea Agathangelou, 50.2 ov), 5-160 (Lewis Hill, 52.1 ov), 6-170 (Ben Raine, 56.4 ov), 7-200 (Tom Wells, 64.5 ov), 8-274 (Clint McKay, 81.3 ov), 9-279 (Angus Robson, 83.6 ov), 10-280 (Charlie Shreck, 84.5 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
JA Porter18.536933.6601
JD Ryder2274221.9001
GR Napier1946233.2600
MET Salisbury913604.0003
ASS Nijjar812713.3700
RN ten Doeschate501402.8001
RS Bopara301314.3300
Essex 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
NLJ Browne c Boyce b McKay22418008.33
JC Mickleburgh  b Raine79241077.77
T Westley lbw b Raine9723231712041.81
RS Bopara lbw b McKay19801023023.75
JD Ryder  b Shreck2022313090.90
RN ten Doeschate c Agathangelou b Shreck771011259076.23
JS Foster (c) †c Agathangelou b Shreck2261613036.06
GR Napier lbw b Raine39240033.33
MET Salisbury c †Hill b Shreck413180030.76
ASS Nijjar not out16140016.66
JA Porter c & b Shreck21090020.00
Extras(b 2, lb 17, nb 2, w 1)22
TOTAL(94.2 Ov, RR: 2.92)276
Fall of wickets: 1-12 (Nick Browne, 4.4 ov), 2-16 (Jaik Mickleburgh, 5.6 ov), 3-62 (Ravi Bopara, 32.5 ov), 4-92 (Jesse Ryder, 40.2 ov), 5-220 (Ryan ten Doeschate, 72.3 ov), 6-256 (Tom Westley, 85.6 ov), 7-266 (James Foster, 88.4 ov), 8-272 (Graham Napier, 91.2 ov), 9-272 (Matt Salisbury, 92.2 ov), 10-276 (Jamie Porter, 94.2 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
CJ McKay2195722.7100
BA Raine27115932.1800
CE Shreck26.267152.6901
TJ Wells913303.6610
JKH Naik1113703.3600
Leicestershire 2nd Innings (target: 163 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
AJ Robson c †Foster b Porter7112514410056.80
MAG Boyce c Browne b Ryder2461993039.34
EJH Eckersley  b Porter315140020.00
MJ Cosgrove (c) b Porter2380066.66
AP Agathangelou not out42415170102.43
LJ Hill not out1822302181.81
Extras(b 1, lb 2)3
TOTAL(44.3 Ov, RR: 3.66)163/4
Fall of wickets: 1-87 (Matthew Boyce, 26.2 ov), 2-96 (Ned Eckersley, 29.6 ov), 3-100 (Mark Cosgrove, 31.4 ov), 4-117 (Angus Robson, 37.1 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
JD Ryder2155612.6600
JA Porter1003833.8000
GR Napier1014104.1000
ASS Nijjar3.302507.1400
MATCH DETAILS
County Ground, Chelmsford
TossLeicestershire , elected to field first
SeriesLV= County Championship Division Two 2015
Season2015
Hours of play (local time)11am start, Lunch 13.00-13.40, Tea 15.40-16.00, Close 18.00
Match days31 May, 1,2 3 June 2015 (4-day match)
First-class debut
Aron Nijjar
Umpires
Stephen Gale
Nigel Llong
PointsLeicestershire 21, Essex 3
CLOSE OF PLAY
Sun, 31 May - day 1 - Leicestershire 1st innings 28/0 (MAG Boyce 15*, AJ Robson 8*, 7 ov)
Mon, 01 Jun - day 2 - Essex 2nd innings 43/2 (T Westley 18*, RS Bopara 7*, 16 ov)
Tue, 02 Jun - day 3 - Leicestershire 2nd innings 55/0 (AJ Robson 34*, MAG Boyce 20*, 15 ov)
Wed, 03 Jun - day 4 - Leicestershire 2nd innings 163/4 (44.3 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
Day 2
  • Leicestershire 1st innings
  • AJ Robson 100 off 190 balls in 165 minutes, 14x4