Chelmsford, Aug 23 - 26 2011, County Championship Division Two
132 & 187/4
Match drawn

Rain forces draw at Chelmsford

Rain was the winner as Essex and Derbyshire had to settle for a draw in their County Championship match at Chelmsford

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Scorecard summary
Derbyshire132/10(43.4 overs)1st INNINGS
Wes Durston48 (103)
Greg Smith22 (28)
Essex207/10(57.3 overs)1st INNINGS
Derbyshire187/4(45.2 overs)2nd INNINGS
Match details
County Ground, Chelmsford
TossEssex, elected to field first
SeriesCounty Championship Division Two
Hours of play (local time)11am start, Lunch 13.00-13.40, Tea 15.40-16.00, Close 18.00
Match days23,24,25,26 August 2011 - day (4-day match)
FC debut
Matt Lineker
Matt Lineker
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George Sharp
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Nigel Cowley
PointsDerbyshire 6, Essex 7