LV= County Championship Division Two at Leicester, Sep 14-17 2015
251/7d & 73/1d
(59.5 ov, target 307)
18/0d & 307/5
Essex won by 5 wickets
Leicestershire 1st Innings
EJH Eckersley c †Foster b Ryder1316152081.25
AJ Robson c Lawrence b Bopara50991279050.50
DJ Redfern c †Foster b Ryder01420000.00
MJ Cosgrove (c)c Westley b Ryder9416319317057.66
AM Ali not out531011438052.47
NJ O'Brien c †Foster b Ryder022000.00
WA White c †Foster b Ryder2580040.00
BA Raine c †Foster b Porter48101050.00
RML Taylor not out416181025.00
Extras(b 4, lb 6, nb 20, w 1)31
TOTAL(69 Ov, RR: 3.63)251/7d
Fall of wickets: 1-21 (Ned Eckersley, 3.6 ov), 2-27 (Dan Redfern, 9.1 ov), 3-121 (Angus Robson, 32.4 ov), 4-220 (Mark Cosgrove, 59.1 ov), 5-220 (Niall O'Brien, 59.3 ov), 6-226 (Wayne White, 61.4 ov), 7-235 (Ben Raine, 64.1 ov)
JA Porter1855913.2702
JD Ryder2558953.5604
JR Winslade402506.2503
GR Napier622003.3300
RS Bopara1644813.0011
Essex 1st Innings
DW Lawrence not out1418203077.77
NLJ Browne not out412201033.33
TOTAL(5 Ov, RR: 3.6, 20 Mts)18/0d
BA Raine301304.3300
CE Shreck21502.5000
Leicestershire 2nd Innings
EJH Eckersley c Ryder b Westley30252560120.00
AJ Robson not out2640491065.00
DJ Redfern not out1519231078.94
Extras(lb 2)2
TOTAL(14 Ov, RR: 5.21, 49 Mts)73/1d
Fall of wickets: 1-44 (Ned Eckersley, 6.1 ov)
JA Porter302809.3300
JR Winslade201407.0000
RS Bopara501803.6000
T Westley401112.7500
Essex 2nd Innings (target: 307 runs)
DW Lawrence c Robson b Raine2831435090.32
NLJ Browne not out15118425620182.06
T Westley c sub (LJ Hill) b White110230010.00
RS Bopara c †O'Brien b Raine69911198075.82
RN ten Doeschate c Robson b White28202741140.00
JD Ryder c †O'Brien b Taylor815240053.33
ML Pettini not out13101510130.00
Extras(lb 3, nb 4, w 2)9
TOTAL(59.5 Ov, RR: 5.13, 256 Mts)307/5
Fall of wickets: 1-36 (Dan Lawrence, 10.1 ov), 2-56 (Tom Westley, 15.2 ov), 3-213 (Ravi Bopara, 45.1 ov), 4-247 (Ryan ten Doeschate, 51.2 ov), 5-274 (Jesse Ryder, 56.4 ov)
BA Raine16.337324.4220
CE Shreck502304.6001
WA White13.206925.1701
RJ Sayer1106005.4500
RML Taylor1006116.1000
MJ Cosgrove401804.5000
Grace Road, Leicester
TossEssex , elected to field first
SeriesLV= County Championship Division Two 2015
Hours of play (local time)10.30am start, Lunch 12.30-13.10, Tea 15.10-15.30, Close 17.30
Match days14,15,16,17 September 2015 (4-day match)
Graham Lloyd
Steve Garratt
PointsEssex 18, Leicestershire 2
Mon, 14 Sep - day 1 - no play
Tue, 15 Sep - day 2 - no play
Wed, 16 Sep - day 3 - Leicestershire 1st innings 222/5 (AM Ali 33*, WA White 2*, 60.1 ov)
Thu, 17 Sep - day 4 - Essex 2nd innings 307/5 (59.5 ov) - end of match
Day 4
  • Essex 2nd innings
  • NLJ Browne 100 off 134 balls in 174 minutes, 15x4, 1x6
  • Ben Raine was briefly injured bowling 53.4. Wayne White finished the over. Raine then came back and bowled the 56th over.