result
Division 2, Chelmsford, Sep 5 - 7 2021, County Championship
Essex won by an innings and 3 runs
Gloucestershire 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Ben Charlesworth lbw b Porter1224292050.00
Miles Hammond lbw b Porter510180050.00
James Bracey c †Wheater b SJ Cook39160033.33
Chris Dent (c)c Harmer b Porter871420114.28
Tom Lace  b SJ Cook012000.00
Graeme van Buuren  b SJ Cook47121057.14
Ryan Higgins c Pepper b Harmer2560785041.66
Oliver Price c Browne b Porter311200027.27
Zafar Gohar c Rymell b Harmer1227461044.44
Tom Price not out 17100014.28
David Payne  b Harmer054000.00
Extras(lb 2, w 1)3
TOTAL(28 Ov, RR: 2.71)76
Fall of wickets: 1-13 (Miles Hammond, 4.2 ov), 2-20 (Ben Charlesworth, 6.4 ov), 3-28 (James Bracey, 7.3 ov), 4-28 (Tom Lace, 7.4 ov), 5-28 (Chris Dent, 8.5 ov), 6-32 (Graeme van Buuren, 9.5 ov), 7-47 (Oliver Price, 14.1 ov), 8-73 (Zafar Gohar, 25.2 ov), 9-76 (Ryan Higgins, 27.1 ov), 10-76 (David Payne, 27.6 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Jamie Porter1033243.20484000
Sam Cook1022732.70485000
Shane Snater521302.60262010
Simon Harmer31230.66160000
Essex 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Nick Browne c †Bracey b Payne710111070.00
Alastair Cook lbw b Higgins1528362053.57
Tom Westley (c)lbw b TJ Price23852005.26
Michael Pepper c †Bracey b Payne834412023.52
Paul Walter c Lace b Payne9624127015039.83
Josh Rymell c Hammond b Zafar Gohar1435612040.00
Adam Wheater c OJ Price b TJ Price34771215044.15
Simon Harmer c Lace b Higgins4569807065.21
Shane Snater c Hammond b Zafar Gohar1021310147.61
Sam Cook not out 2234533064.70
Jamie Porter c Payne b Zafar Gohar1730301156.66
Extras(lb 4, nb 2)6
TOTAL(102.4 Ov, RR: 2.68)276
Fall of wickets: 1-10 (Nick Browne, 2.5 ov), 2-22 (Alastair Cook, 9.1 ov), 3-28 (Tom Westley, 16.3 ov), 4-32 (Michael Pepper, 19.5 ov), 5-75 (Josh Rymell, 36.3 ov), 6-154 (Adam Wheater, 69.3 ov), 7-225 (Paul Walter, 87.4 ov), 8-227 (Simon Harmer, 88.5 ov), 9-244 (Shane Snater, 94.2 ov), 10-276 (Jamie Porter, 102.4 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
David Payne2247133.22989100
Ryan Higgins2376022.601138001
Tom Price2276222.8110810000
Zafar Gohar32.4117732.3516311100
Oliver Price31200.66160000
Gloucestershire 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Ben Charlesworth lbw b Harmer491241456039.51
Miles Hammond lbw b Snater1739522043.58
James Bracey c Harmer b SJ Cook501221477040.98
Chris Dent (c) b Harmer11691001015.94
Tom Price c Browne b Harmer11314007.69
Oliver Price run out (Rymell)110130010.00
Tom Lace c Harmer b SJ Cook057000.00
Graeme van Buuren lbw b SJ Cook046000.00
Ryan Higgins run out (Snater)3883954145.78
Zafar Gohar c AN Cook b Harmer2462784038.70
David Payne not out 01013000.00
Extras(lb 6)6
TOTAL(90.1 Ov, RR: 2.18)197
Fall of wickets: 1-35 (Miles Hammond, 12.6 ov), 2-93 (Ben Charlesworth, 39.6 ov), 3-123 (James Bracey, 54.4 ov), 4-124 (Tom Price, 57.5 ov), 5-132 (Oliver Price, 60.4 ov), 6-134 (Tom Lace, 62.3 ov), 7-134 (Graeme van Buuren, 64.1 ov), 8-134 (Chris Dent, 65.1 ov), 9-188 (Zafar Gohar, 87.2 ov), 10-197 (Ryan Higgins, 90.1 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Jamie Porter1643902.43753000
Sam Cook20.173131.531044000
Simon Harmer40127841.9520510100
Shane Snater1224013.33567000
Tom Westley20301.5090000
MATCH DETAILS
County Ground, Chelmsford
TossEssex, elected to field first
SeriesCounty Championship
Season2021
Match days5,6,7 September 2021 - day (4-day match)
Umpires
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Neil Bainton
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Tom Lungley
Match Referee
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Will Smith
PointsEssex 21, Gloucestershire 3
CLOSE OF PLAY
Sun, 05 Sep - day 1 - Essex 1st innings 150/5 (Paul Walter 71*, Adam Wheater 30*, 68 ov)
Mon, 06 Sep - day 2 - Gloucs 2nd innings 132/5 (Chris Dent 9*, 60.4 ov)
Tue, 07 Sep - day 3 - Gloucs 2nd innings 197 (90.1 ov) - end of match