result
Northampton, May 2 - 5 2007, County Championship Division Two
334 & 190
(29.3 ov, target 109)416 & 110/4
Northants won by 6 wickets
Essex 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Mark Pettini  b Brown6713418610050.00
Alastair Cook c †O'Brien b Panesar13620423720066.66
Varun Chopra lbw b Wigley38108904035.18
Ravi Bopara c Wessels b Crook2663675041.26
Ronnie Irani (c)not out 34621117054.83
James Foster c †O'Brien b Crook066000.00
Ryan ten Doeschate lbw b Crook031000.00
James Middlebrook  b Crook034000.00
Alex Tudor lbw b Klusener01821000.00
Andre Nel c Panesar b Klusener045000.00
Danish Kaneria c Panesar b Wigley2124293087.50
Extras(b 1, lb 4, w 7)12
TOTAL(104.5 Ov, RR: 3.18)334
Fall of wickets: 1-190 (Mark Pettini), 2-240 (Alastair Cook), 3-266 (Varun Chopra), 4-289 (Ravi Bopara), 5-289 (James Foster), 6-289 (Ryan ten Doeschate), 7-289 (James Middlebrook), 8-303 (Alex Tudor), 9-307 (Andre Nel), 10-334 (Danish Kaneria)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Johan van der Wath31602.00---00
David Wigley15.519125.74---20
Steven Crook1845643.11---10
Lance Klusener2595422.16---00
Monty Panesar1827214.00---00
Jason Brown2585012.00---00
Northamptonshire 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Stephen Peters c Irani b Tudor391282003030.46
Usman Afzaal lbw b Middlebrook661081496061.11
Riki Wessels c †Foster b Tudor01-000.00
David Sales (c)c Cook b Nel3566846053.03
Niall O'Brien lbw b Danish Kaneria316170018.75
Lance Klusener c †Foster b Nel828280028.57
Steven Crook lbw b Danish Kaneria53109977048.62
Johan van der Wath  b Nel9417122311154.97
Monty Panesar  b Danish Kaneria3389925037.07
David Wigley  b Danish Kaneria531071229049.53
Jason Brown not out 00-00-
Extras(b 8, lb 13, nb 10, w 1)32
TOTAL(136.2 Ov, RR: 3.05)416
Fall of wickets: 0-14, 1-14 (Riki Wessels), 2-72 (David Sales), 3-83 (Niall O'Brien), 4-96 (Lance Klusener), 5-113 (Stephen Peters), 6-217 (Usman Afzaal), 7-217 (Steven Crook), 8-306 (Monty Panesar), 9-416 (David Wigley), 10-416 (Johan van der Wath)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Andre Nel26.256232.35---11
Alex Tudor1855523.05---01
Ravi Bopara1917303.84---03
Ryan ten Doeschate813504.37---00
Danish Kaneria41910842.63---00
James Middlebrook2456212.58---00
Essex 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Mark Pettini c Wessels b Crook501441804134.72
Alastair Cook lbw b van der Wath37283770132.14
Varun Chopra lbw b Panesar933431027.27
Ravi Bopara c Peters b Brown1240530030.00
Ronnie Irani (c)lbw b Klusener1440025.00
James Foster lbw b Brown1746540136.95
Ryan ten Doeschate not out 3353794062.26
James Middlebrook  b Brown055000.00
Alex Tudor  b Brown054000.00
Danish Kaneria  b Crook1220361060.00
Andre Nel c †O'Brien b Crook1780014.28
Extras(lb 12, nb 2, w 4)18
TOTAL(64 Ov, RR: 2.96)190
Fall of wickets: 1-43 (Alastair Cook), 2-69 (Varun Chopra), 3-111 (Ravi Bopara), 4-112 (Ronnie Irani), 5-137 (Mark Pettini), 6-161 (James Foster), 7-163 (James Middlebrook), 8-167 (Alex Tudor), 9-186 (Danish Kaneria), 10-190 (Andre Nel)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Johan van der Wath1143212.90---10
David Wigley402706.75---00
Steven Crook1334033.07---30
Monty Panesar1342411.84---00
Lance Klusener1022912.90---01
Jason Brown1332642.00---00
Northamptonshire 2nd INNINGS (target: 109 runs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Stephen Peters c Irani b Bopara5870062.50
Usman Afzaal c sub b Danish Kaneria39395780100.00
Riki Wessels lbw b Nel02340000.00
David Sales (c)c Irani b Danish Kaneria3751625172.54
Niall O'Brien not out 1352652025.00
Lance Klusener not out 124830300.00
Extras(lb 2, w 2)4
TOTAL(29.3 Ov, RR: 3.72)110/4
Fall of wickets: 1-10 (Stephen Peters), 2-45 (Riki Wessels), 3-47 (Usman Afzaal), 4-93 (David Sales)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Andre Nel1272011.66---10
Ravi Bopara301515.00---10
Danish Kaneria1216125.08---00
Ryan ten Doeschate2.321204.80---00
MATCH DETAILS
County Ground, Northampton
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 days2,3,4,5 May 2007 - day (4-day match)
Umpires
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Allan Jones
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Trevor Jesty
PointsNorthamptonshire 22, Essex 5
CLOSE OF PLAY
Wed, 02 May - day 1 - Essex 1st innings 334
Thu, 03 May - day 2 - Northants 1st innings 309/8 (Johan van der Wath 43*, David Wigley 1*, 104 ov)
Fri, 04 May - day 3 - Essex 2nd innings 180/8 (Ryan ten Doeschate 25*, Danish Kaneria 11*, 60.2 ov)
Sat, 05 May - day 4 - Northants 2nd innings 110/4 (29.3 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
General
  • Essex 1st innings
  • AN Cook 100 in 161 mins off 140 balls, 18x4
  • Northamptonshire 1st innings
  • U Afzaal (1) retired hurt on 12* from 14/0 to 96/4