Chester-le-Street, Jun 9 - 11 2005, County Championship Division Two
(104.1 ov)(f/o) 106 & 380
Durham won by an innings and 19 runs
Match centre 
Scorecard summary
Durham505/10(140 overs)1st INNINGS
Gordon Muchall123 (180)
Andre Adams4/121(36)
Dale Steyn3/105(31)
Essex106/10(55 overs)1st INNINGS
Alastair Cook39 (103)
Andy Flower20 (74)
Mark Davies4/15(12)
Essex380/10(104.1 overs)2nd INNINGS
Andre Adams103 (78)
Dale Steyn82 (130)
Mark Davies5/86(24)
Match details
Riverside Ground, Chester-le-Street
TossDurham, elected to bat first
SeriesCounty Championship Division Two
Match daysday(4-day match)
FC debut
Mark Turner
Mark Turner
Mervyn Westfield
Mervyn Westfield
England Image
Jeff Evans
England Image
Neil Bainton
PointsDurham 22, Essex 3