result
Lord's, Aug 11 - 14 2009, County Championship Division Two
356 & 229/7d
(target 241)345 & 241/5
Essex won by 5 wickets
Middlesex 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Sam Robson lbw b Palladino1102733689040.29
Nick Compton c Bopara b Napier1622391072.72
Owais Shah lbw b Napier816271050.00
Eoin Morgan (c)c †Foster b Napier440530010.00
Dawid Malan c Cook b Danish Kaneria7314216411051.40
Ben Scott lbw b Danish Kaneria031000.00
Gareth Berg lbw b ten Doeschate6612016411055.00
Murali Kartik c †Foster b ten Doeschate2231492070.96
Tim Murtagh lbw b Danish Kaneria2031335064.51
Steven Finn st †Foster b Danish Kaneria723211030.43
Alan Richardson not out 314160021.42
Extras(b 4, lb 17, nb 4, w 2)27
TOTAL(118.5 Ov, RR: 2.99)356
Fall of wickets: 1-26 (Nick Compton, 9.2 ov), 2-44 (Owais Shah, 15.6 ov), 3-64 (Eoin Morgan, 29.5 ov), 4-207 (Dawid Malan, 73.2 ov), 5-207 (Ben Scott, 73.5 ov), 6-262 (Sam Robson, 90.6 ov), 7-307 (Murali Kartik, 103.2 ov), 8-340 (Tim Murtagh, 112.2 ov), 9-340 (Gareth Berg, 113.2 ov), 10-356 (Steven Finn, 118.5 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
David Masters2796102.25---00
Tony Palladino1836413.55---00
Graham Napier2386332.73---10
Ryan ten Doeschate2265122.31---01
Danish Kaneria23.527443.10---00
Ravi Bopara522204.40---11
Essex 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
John Maunders c Morgan b Murtagh2335442065.71
Alastair Cook lbw b Murtagh4591080.00
Ravi Bopara c Kartik b Murtagh1790014.28
Matt Walker c Compton b Kartik15034041719044.11
Mark Pettini (c)lbw b Murtagh1640016.66
James Foster run out (Compton)721782389040.44
Ryan ten Doeschate lbw b Murtagh1837452048.64
Graham Napier lbw b Murtagh3540060.00
David Masters not out 35731003047.94
Tony Palladino c Malan b Kartik021000.00
Danish Kaneria st †Scott b Kartik75610140.00
Extras(b 10, lb 10, nb 10, w 1)31
TOTAL(114.4 Ov, RR: 3.00)345
Fall of wickets: 1-9 (Alastair Cook, 2.2 ov), 2-15 (Ravi Bopara, 4.4 ov), 3-30 (John Maunders, 10.2 ov), 4-32 (Mark Pettini, 12.1 ov), 5-195 (James Foster, 74.4 ov), 6-244 (Ryan ten Doeschate, 86.5 ov), 7-256 (Graham Napier, 88.1 ov), 8-333 (Matt Walker, 112.4 ov), 9-333 (Tony Palladino, 112.6 ov), 10-345 (Danish Kaneria, 114.4 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Tim Murtagh29118462.89---00
Steven Finn2466902.87---01
Alan Richardson1927103.73---00
Gareth Berg1644602.87---10
Murali Kartik26.4115532.06---04
Middlesex 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Sam Robson c Cook b Danish Kaneria1241472029.26
Nick Compton lbw b Danish Kaneria1346571028.26
Owais Shah lbw b Masters1040611025.00
Eoin Morgan (c)lbw b Danish Kaneria815132053.33
Steven Finn c Walker b Danish Kaneria947531019.14
Dawid Malan not out 8712716211068.50
Ben Scott lbw b Danish Kaneria4478966056.41
Gareth Berg st †Foster b Cook29264050111.53
Murali Kartik not out 52310250.00
Extras(b 2, lb 4, nb 6)12
TOTAL(69.5 Ov, RR: 3.27)229/7d
Fall of wickets: 1-22 (Sam Robson, 12.5 ov), 2-31 (Nick Compton, 14.4 ov), 3-43 (Eoin Morgan, 18.4 ov), 4-55 (Owais Shah, 29.1 ov), 5-59 (Steven Finn, 32.5 ov), 6-157 (Ben Scott, 58.4 ov), 7-205 (Gareth Berg, 68.6 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
David Masters1643912.43---00
Graham Napier1132602.36---00
Danish Kaneria2667652.92---00
Tony Palladino822803.50---00
Ryan ten Doeschate612103.50---00
Ravi Bopara10606.00---01
Alastair Cook10313.00---00
Mark Pettini0.5024028.80---02
Essex 2nd INNINGS (target: 241 runs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Mark Pettini (c)c †Scott b Murtagh3759782062.71
Alastair Cook  b Kartik66799110083.54
Ravi Bopara not out 5261865085.24
Matt Walker c Compton b Kartik1228260142.85
Ryan ten Doeschate  b Kartik40202922200.00
James Foster c Berg b Richardson107720142.85
Graham Napier not out 135311260.00
Extras(lb 7, nb 2, w 2)11
TOTAL(43 Ov, RR: 5.60)241/5
Fall of wickets: 1-100 (Mark Pettini, 21.2 ov), 2-108 (Alastair Cook, 24.5 ov), 3-136 (Matt Walker, 32.3 ov), 4-212 (Ryan ten Doeschate, 40.1 ov), 5-227 (James Foster, 41.6 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Tim Murtagh1407115.07---10
Steven Finn403107.75---00
Murali Kartik1848434.66---10
Alan Richardson704816.85---01
MATCH DETAILS
Lord's, London
TossEssex, elected to field first
SeriesCounty Championship Division Two
Season2009
Hours of play (local time)11am start, Lunch 13.00-13.40, Tea 15.40-16.00, Close 18.00
Match days11,12,13,14 August 2009 - day (4-day match)
Umpires
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Neil Bainton
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Peter Willey
PointsEssex 19, Middlesex 7
CLOSE OF PLAY
Tue, 11 Aug - day 1 - Middlesex 1st innings 280/6 (Gareth Berg 43*, Murali Kartik 5*, 96 ov)
Wed, 12 Aug - day 2 - Essex 1st innings 107/4 (Matt Walker 35*, James Foster 40*, 42 ov)
Thu, 13 Aug - day 3 - Middlesex 2nd innings 47/3 (Owais Shah 9*, Steven Finn 3*, 21 ov)
Fri, 14 Aug - day 4 - Essex 2nd innings 241/5 (43 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
General
  • Essex docked 1 point for a slow-over rate
Day 1
  • Lunch: 64/2 off 29 overs
  • SD Robson 50 off 121 balls, 161 mins, 6x4, 0x6
  • DJ Malan 50 off 109 balls, 121 mins, 8x4, 0x6
  • Tea: 171/3 off 64 overs
  • SD Robson 100 off 255 balls, 349 mins, 8x4, 0x6
  • Close of play: 280/6 off 96 overs
Day 2
  • GK Berg 50 off 92 balls, 118 mins, 9x4, 0x6
  • Lunch: 15/2 off 4.4 overs
  • Tea: 86/4 off 26 overs
  • Close of play: 107/4 off 42 overs
Day 3
  • JS Foster 50 off 115 balls, 161 mins, 6x4, 0x6
  • MJ Walker 50 off 166 balls, 221 mins, 8x4, 0x6
  • Lunch: 195/4 off 74 overs
  • MJ Walker 100 off 256 balls, 321 mins, 15x4, 0x6
  • Tea: 306/7 off 106 overs
  • MJ Walker 150 off 336 balls, 419 mins, 19x4, 0x6
  • Close of play: 47/3 off 21 overs
Day 4
  • DJ Malan 50 off 70 balls, 84 mins, 7x4, 0x6
  • Lunch: 131/5 off 52 overs
  • Tea: 55/0 off 10 overs
  • AN Cook 50 off 59 balls, 67 mins, 7x4, 0x6
  • RS Bopara 50 off 59 balls, 78 mins, 5x4, 0x6