result
Lord's, Jun 15 - 18 2007, County Championship Division Two
(113 ov)(f/o) 177 & 360/6d
Match drawn
Essex 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Varun Chopra lbw b Silverwood930360030.00
Mark Pettini (c)lbw b Silverwood420281020.00
Ravi Bopara c Godleman b Vaas2533565075.75
Grant Flower lbw b Vaas422350018.18
James Foster c Smith b Kartik720200035.00
Ryan ten Doeschate lbw b Vaas2037493054.05
James Middlebrook c Kartik b Vaas12727533910046.18
Andy Bichel c Vaas b Kartik1021381539373.91
Alex Tudor c Shah b Silverwood351051125033.33
Danish Kaneria c Smith b Kartik961320150.00
Martin Saggers not out 211110018.18
Extras(lb 14, nb 18)32
TOTAL(114.4 Ov, RR: 3.27)376
Fall of wickets: 1-9 (Mark Pettini), 2-16 (Varun Chopra), 3-46 (Grant Flower), 4-49 (Ravi Bopara), 5-55 (James Foster), 6-97 (Ryan ten Doeschate), 7-258 (Andy Bichel), 8-351 (Alex Tudor), 9-372 (Danish Kaneria), 10-376 (James Middlebrook)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Chris Silverwood2458133.37---00
Chaminda Vaas24.477943.20---01
Tim Murtagh3.211805.40---01
Murali Kartik41.4129332.23---07
Ed Joyce813003.75---00
Jamie Dalrymple1215404.50---00
Owais Shah10707.00---00
Middlesex 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Billy Godleman c †Foster b Tudor28813144034.56
Nick Compton c Flower b Saggers5202280025.00
Owais Shah c sub (GR Napier) b Tudor22821013026.82
Murali Kartik lbw b Saggers726381026.92
Ed Joyce c Middlebrook b Tudor088000.00
Ed Smith (c)c †Foster b ten Doeschate491031167047.57
Jamie Dalrymple c Bopara b Saggers11090010.00
Ben Scott not out 30791342037.97
Chaminda Vaas c Tudor b Saggers516151031.25
Tim Murtagh c †Foster b Saggers512170041.66
Chris Silverwood c ten Doeschate b Bichel033000.00
Extras(b 4, lb 10, nb 10, w 1)25
TOTAL(72.3 Ov, RR: 2.44)177
Fall of wickets: 1-21 (Nick Compton), 2-55 (Billy Godleman), 3-74 (Owais Shah), 4-76 (Ed Joyce), 5-80 (Murali Kartik), 6-84 (Jamie Dalrymple), 7-155 (Ed Smith), 8-164 (Chaminda Vaas), 9-173 (Tim Murtagh), 10-177 (Chris Silverwood)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Andy Bichel19.345212.66---10
Martin Saggers2483951.62---00
Ravi Bopara521002.00---02
Danish Kaneria1161601.45---00
Alex Tudor802933.62---03
Ryan ten Doeschate401614.00---00
James Middlebrook10101.00---00
Middlesex 2nd INNINGS (FOLLOWING ON)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Billy Godleman lbw b Danish Kaneria681451908046.89
Nick Compton lbw b Saggers1117322064.70
Owais Shah c †Foster b Danish Kaneria13124140312154.35
Ed Joyce c †Foster b Bichel2345484051.11
Ed Smith (c)c Chopra b Danish Kaneria30391314076.92
Jamie Dalrymple  b Saggers4868806070.58
Ben Scott not out 1169721015.94
Chaminda Vaas not out 1855531032.72
Extras(b 13, lb 4, nb 2, w 1)20
TOTAL(113 Ov, RR: 3.18)360/6d
Fall of wickets: 1-32 (Nick Compton), 2-155 (Billy Godleman), 3-203 (Ed Joyce), 4-248 (Ed Smith), 5-317 (Owais Shah), 6-337 (Jamie Dalrymple)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Andy Bichel2138313.95---00
Martin Saggers2558823.52---00
Alex Tudor1022302.29---11
Danish Kaneria3669732.69---00
Ryan ten Doeschate802503.12---00
James Middlebrook1132302.09---00
Grant Flower21402.00---00
MATCH DETAILS
Lord's, London
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 days15,16,17,18, June 2007 - day (4-day match)
Umpires
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George Sharp
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Rob Bailey
PointsEssex 11, Middlesex 7
CLOSE OF PLAY
Fri, 15 Jun - day 1 - Essex 1st innings 342/7 (James Middlebrook 108*, Alex Tudor 31*, 104 ov)
Sat, 16 Jun - day 2 - Middlesex 1st innings 74/3 (Murali Kartik 6*, 32.1 ov)
Sun, 17 Jun - day 3 - Middlesex 2nd innings 198/2 (Owais Shah 80*, Ed Joyce 23*, 62 ov)
Mon, 18 Jun - day 4 - Middlesex 2nd innings 360/6d (113 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
Day 1
  • Essex 1st innings
  • AJ Bichel 100 in 151 mins off 137 balls, 9x4, 3x6
  • JD Middlebrook 100 in 277 mins off 231 balls, 8x4
Day 4
  • Middlesex 2nd innings
  • OA Shah 100 in 217 mins off 200 balls, 8x4