result
Division 2, Chelmsford, Sep 21 - 22 2021, County Championship
(18.2 ov)81 & 45
Essex won by an innings and 44 runs
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Scorecard summary
Northamptonshire81/10(34.5 overs)1st INNINGS
Sam Cook5/21(12)
Jamie Porter4/31(11.5)
Essex170/10(43.2 overs)1st INNINGS
Adam Wheater34 (38)
Dan Lawrence33 (29)
Jack White4/40(14)
Tom Taylor4/67(13.2)
Northamptonshire45/10(18.2 overs)2nd INNINGS
Sam Cook5/20(8.2)
18.2
W
Cook to Procter, OUT

a flash outside off, snicked to the keeper. All over! Ten for Cook, and humiliation for Northants.

Luke Procter c †Wheater b SJ Cook 24 (78m 56b 2x4 0x6) SR: 42.85
18.1
4
Cook to Procter, FOUR runs

punched past mid-off. Cook's figures take another beating...

end of over 181 run • 1 wicket
NHNTS: 41/9CRR: 2.27 
Jack White0 (1)
Luke Procter20 (54)
Shane Snater 3-0-7-4
Sam Cook 8-4-16-4
17.6
Snater to White, no run
17.5
W
Snater to Taylor, OUT

a step to the pitch, a slap through the line, holed out to mid-off. Woeful

Tom Taylor c Lawrence b Snater 8 (11m 6b 2x4 0x6) SR: 133.33
17.4
Snater to Taylor, no run
17.3
1
Snater to Procter, 1 run
17.2
Snater to Procter, no run
17.1
Snater to Procter, no run
end of over 179 runs
NHNTS: 40/8CRR: 2.35 
Tom Taylor8 (4)
Luke Procter19 (51)
Sam Cook 8-4-16-4
Shane Snater 2-0-6-3
16.6
Cook to Taylor, no run
16.5
4
Cook to Taylor, FOUR runs

another front-foot flog down the ground. Bosh

16.4
Cook to Taylor, no run
16.3
4
Cook to Taylor, FOUR runs

blatted through long-off. Cook is going to be denied his ten-for at this rate...

16.2
1
Cook to Procter, 1 run
16.1
Cook to Procter, no run
end of over 165 runs • 2 wickets
NHNTS: 31/8CRR: 1.93 
Luke Procter18 (49)
Tom Taylor0 (0)
Shane Snater 2-0-6-3
Sam Cook 7-4-7-4
15.6
1
Snater to Procter, 1 run
15.5
W
Snater to Cobb, OUT

a first-ball wipe across the line, caught off a steepling top-edge at backward point!

Josh Cobb c Pepper b Snater 0 (3m 1b 0x4 0x6) SR: 0
15.4
W
Snater to Rossington, OUT

trims the bails on a good length. Another one gone!

Adam Rossington b Snater 4 (10m 6b 1x4 0x6) SR: 66.66
15.3
Snater to Rossington, no run
15.2
4
Snater to Rossington, FOUR runs
15.1
Snater to Rossington, no run
Match details
County Ground, Chelmsford
TossNorthamptonshire, elected to bat first
SeriesCounty Championship
Season2021
Match days21,22 September 2021 - day (4-day match)
Umpires
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Martin Saggers
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Neil Mallender
Match Referee
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Peter Such
PointsEssex 19, Northamptonshire 3