result
Derby, Jun 20 - 22 2006, County Championship Division Two
312 & 162
(target 89)386 & 92/2
Essex won by 8 wickets
Derbyshire 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Michael Di Venuto c Middlebrook b Bopara4863848176.19
Steve Stubbings c †Foster b Tudor23851323027.05
Hassan Adnan lbw b Tudor2158671036.20
Travis Birt c Bopara b Bichel13019825617265.65
Ant Botha c Flower b Middlebrook2680033.33
Graeme Welch (c) b Tudor2340066.66
Mohamed Sheikh run out 371291312028.68
James Pipe c †Foster b Tudor02-000.00
Graham Wagg c Irani b Bopara518241027.77
Andy Gray lbw b Bichel1233472036.36
Steffan Jones not out 4541080.00
Extras(b 4, lb 8, nb 10, w 6)28
TOTAL(99.1 Ov, RR: 3.14)312
Fall of wickets: 1-65 (Michael Di Venuto), 2-100 (Steve Stubbings), 3-129 (Hassan Adnan), 4-134 (Ant Botha), 5-141 (Graeme Welch), 6-235 (Mohamed Sheikh), 7-235 (James Pipe), 8-266 (Graham Wagg), 9-307 (Andy Gray), 10-312 (Travis Birt)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Darren Gough1425704.07---02
Alex Tudor2267643.45---00
Ravi Bopara1033623.60---12
Andy Bichel17.155423.14---01
Tim Phillips802202.75---10
James Middlebrook2895511.96---00
Essex 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Varun Chopra c Di Venuto b Sheikh651611994040.37
Mark Pettini c †Pipe b Wagg30871272034.48
Ravi Bopara c Di Venuto b Welch501261615039.68
Andy Flower lbw b Jones8412917511065.11
Ronnie Irani (c)c †Pipe b Gray838370021.05
James Foster  b Wagg1945712042.22
James Middlebrook c Birt b Wagg3135456088.57
Andy Bichel c †Pipe b Jones3555836063.63
Tim Phillips c †Pipe b Welch1127332040.74
Alex Tudor c Botha b Jones26253440104.00
Darren Gough not out 1380033.33
Extras(b 3, lb 12, nb 10, w 1)26
TOTAL(121 Ov, RR: 3.19)386
Fall of wickets: 1-92 (Mark Pettini), 2-123 (Varun Chopra), 3-223 (Ravi Bopara), 4-252 (Ronnie Irani), 5-272 (Andy Flower), 6-298 (James Foster), 7-313 (James Middlebrook), 8-335 (Tim Phillips), 9-375 (Andy Bichel), 10-386 (Alex Tudor)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Steffan Jones22212035.45---00
Graham Wagg2647432.84---03
Graeme Welch2685822.23---11
Mohamed Sheikh2565012.00---01
Ant Botha1023203.20---00
Andy Gray1243713.08---00
Derbyshire 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Steve Stubbings c †Foster b Bichel481071598044.85
Michael Di Venuto c Flower b Bichel11113009.09
Hassan Adnan c Tudor b Gough316120018.75
Travis Birt  b Bichel315140020.00
Ant Botha lbw b Bichel28130025.00
Graeme Welch (c)lbw b Bichel215180013.33
Mohamed Sheikh c Middlebrook b Phillips461171436039.31
James Pipe lbw b Bichel01-000.00
Graham Wagg  b Middlebrook1370033.33
Andy Gray c †Foster b Gough2933406087.87
Steffan Jones not out 51191045.45
Extras(b 8, lb 10, nb 4)22
TOTAL(55.3 Ov, RR: 2.91)162
Fall of wickets: 1-4 (Michael Di Venuto), 2-7 (Hassan Adnan), 3-12 (Travis Birt), 4-14 (Ant Botha), 5-20 (Graeme Welch), 6-92 (Steve Stubbings), 7-92 (James Pipe), 8-97 (Graham Wagg), 9-152 (Andy Gray), 10-162 (Mohamed Sheikh)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Darren Gough1563322.20---01
Andy Bichel1753862.23---01
James Middlebrook1252311.91---00
Alex Tudor602704.50---00
Tim Phillips5.312314.18---00
Essex 2nd INNINGS (target: 89 runs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Varun Chopra lbw b Gray3965606060.00
Mark Pettini c Di Venuto b Botha40335341121.21
Ravi Bopara not out 67121085.71
Andy Flower not out 6951066.66
Extras(w 1)1
TOTAL(19 Ov, RR: 4.84)92/2
Fall of wickets: 1-78 (Mark Pettini), 2-82 (Varun Chopra)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Steffan Jones602404.00---10
Graham Wagg311705.66---00
Andy Gray602714.50---00
Ant Botha402416.00---00
MATCH DETAILS
County Ground, Derby
TossDerbyshire, elected to bat first
SeriesCounty Championship Division Two
Season2006
Match daysday (4-day match)
Umpires
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Pasty Harris
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Rob Bailey
PointsEssex 21, Derbyshire 6
CLOSE OF PLAY
Tue, 20 Jun - day 1 - Derbyshire 1st innings 295/8 (Travis Birt 121*, Andy Gray 8*, 96 ov)
Wed, 21 Jun - day 2 - Essex 1st innings 271/4 (Andy Flower 83*, James Foster 13*, 93 ov)
Thu, 22 Jun - day 3 - Essex 2nd innings 92/2 (19 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
Day 1
  • TR Birt 100 in 197 mins off 172 balls, 13x4 and 2x6