result
Chelmsford, Jul 8 - 11 2007, County Championship Division Two
(26 ov)700/9d & 63/1
Match drawn
Essex 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Varun Chopra lbw b Swann3564965054.68
Mark Pettini (c)c †Read b Franks1157691019.29
Ravi Bopara c Sidebottom b Swann591191446149.57
Grant Flower c †Read b Ealham3461647055.73
James Foster c Shafayat b Swann20430240023367.54
Ryan ten Doeschate c Patel b Swann1722333077.27
James Middlebrook c Ealham b Franks1323202056.52
Andy Bichel lbw b Ferley14815218518397.36
Graham Napier c Ealham b Shafayat125101123118123.76
Alex Tudor not out 19172010111.76
Danish Kaneria not out 00-00-
Extras(lb 20, nb 14, w 1)35
TOTAL(151.5 Ov, RR: 4.61)700/9d
Fall of wickets: 1-42 (Mark Pettini), 2-60 (Varun Chopra), 3-129 (Grant Flower), 4-163 (Ravi Bopara), 5-199 (Ryan ten Doeschate), 6-224 (James Middlebrook), 7-478 (Andy Bichel), 8-673 (James Foster), 9-696 (Graham Napier)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Ryan Sidebottom30710103.36---00
Mark Ealham30811013.66---10
Paul Franks1919124.78---07
Graeme Swann38516644.36---00
Robert Ferley27315115.59---00
Samit Patel3030010.00---00
Bilal Shafayat3.502416.26---00
Mark Wagh10707.00---00
Nottinghamshire 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Jason Gallian  b Bichel2138363055.26
Bilal Shafayat c Chopra b Danish Kaneria2458871041.37
Mark Wagh  b Danish Kaneria10718022717159.44
Samit Patel c †Foster b Bopara11716520515270.90
David Hussey (c)c †Foster b Bichel3651677070.58
Chris Read c Middlebrook b ten Doeschate24032843123873.17
Mark Ealham lbw b Middlebrook541471803136.73
Paul Franks lbw b Danish Kaneria1119009.09
Graeme Swann c Middlebrook b Flower9712717313176.37
Robert Ferley not out 431031195041.74
Ryan Sidebottom c Napier b Tudor1075951013.33
Extras(b 16, lb 9, nb 14, w 2)41
TOTAL(212.5 Ov, RR: 3.71)791
Fall of wickets: 1-29 (Jason Gallian), 2-70 (Bilal Shafayat), 3-262 (Mark Wagh), 4-296 (Samit Patel), 5-343 (David Hussey), 6-498 (Mark Ealham), 7-501 (Paul Franks), 8-717 (Graeme Swann), 9-735 (Chris Read), 10-791 (Ryan Sidebottom)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Andy Bichel32512723.96---00
Alex Tudor16.518915.28---13
Ryan ten Doeschate2066513.25---11
Graham Napier2337203.13---00
James Middlebrook451114013.11---00
Danish Kaneria42515333.64---00
Ravi Bopara1746113.58---03
Grant Flower1445013.57---00
Varun Chopra30903.00---00
Essex 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Varun Chopra not out 2994681030.85
Mark Pettini (c)c Swann b Patel11210008.33
Ravi Bopara not out 3350564066.00
Extras0
TOTAL(26 Ov, RR: 2.42)63/1
Fall of wickets: 1-4 (Mark Pettini)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Graeme Swann10101.00---00
Samit Patel10.112912.85---00
Robert Ferley1222502.08---00
David Hussey0.50202.40---00
Chris Read20603.00---00
MATCH DETAILS
County Ground, Chelmsford
TossEssex, elected to bat first
SeriesCounty Championship Division Two
Season2007
Hours of play (local time)11am start, Lunch 13.15-13.55, Tea (usually) 16.10-16.30, Close 18.30<br>Final day: Lunch 13.00-13.40, Tea 15.40-16.00, Close 18.00.
Match days8,9,10,11 July 2007 - day (4-day match)
Umpires
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Barry Dudleston
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Jeff Evans
PointsEssex 10, Nottinghamshire 11
CLOSE OF PLAY
Sun, 08 Jul - day 1 - Essex 1st innings 404/6 (James Foster 116*, Andy Bichel 91*, 104 ov)
Mon, 09 Jul - day 2 - Notts 1st innings 191/2 (Mark Wagh 81*, Samit Patel 58*, 54 ov)
Tue, 10 Jul - day 3 - Notts 1st innings 579/7 (Chris Read 161*, Graeme Swann 37*, 157.5 ov)
Wed, 11 Jul - day 4 - Essex 2nd innings 63/1 (26 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
Day 1
  • Essex 1st innings
  • JS Foster 100 in 189 mins off 148 balls, 14x4, 1x6
Day 2
  • AJ Bichel 100 in 133 mins off 107 balls, 14x4, 1x6
  • Nottinghamshire 1st innings
  • JS Foster 200 in 395 mins off 298 balls, 23x4, 3x6
  • GR Napier 100 in 83 mins off 78 balls, 11x4, 6x6
Day 3
  • Essex 2nd innings
  • CMW Read 100 in 189 mins off 156 balls, 9x4, 4x6
Day 4
  • CMW Read 200 in 358 mins off 285 balls, 22x4, 5x6