Chelmsford, Sep 19 - 21 2007, County Championship Division Two
(17.1 ov, target 53)365 & 53/0
(f/o) 171 & 246
Essex won by 10 wickets
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Somerset end on a winning high

A round-up from the third day of the final round of matches in the County Championship's Division Two

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Scorecard summary
Essex365/10(95.4 overs)1st INNINGS
Grant Flower157 (270)
James Foster96 (121)
Robbie Williams5/112(28.4)
Steven Finn4/61(22)
Middlesex171/10(45.5 overs)1st INNINGS
Ben Scott*61 (79)
Tony Palladino4/44(15.5)
Alex Tudor3/48(13)
Middlesex246/10(69.5 overs)2nd INNINGS
Eoin Morgan71 (113)
Ed Joyce38 (54)
Essex53/0(17.1 overs)2nd INNINGS
Match details
County Ground, Chelmsford
TossMiddlesex, elected to field first
SeriesCounty Championship Division Two
Hours of play (local time)10.30am start, Lunch 12.45-3.15, Tea (usually) 15.40-16.00, Close 18.00<br>Final day: Lunch 12.30-13.10, Tea 15.10-15.30, Close 17.30.
Match days19,20,21 September 2007 - day (4-day match)
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Graham Burgess
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Jeremy Lloyds
PointsEssex 19.5, Middlesex 3