result
Southend-on-Sea, Jul 27 - 29 2011, County Championship Division Two
144 & 372
(14.4 ov, target 315)202 & 34
Essex won by 280 runs
Essex 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Billy Godleman  b Naik1854692033.33
Tom Westley lbw b Buck1623331069.56
Owais Shah c Jefferson b Henderson2439714061.53
Ravi Bopara (c)lbw b White371151343032.17
Jaik Mickleburgh c Cobb b Henderson431321012.90
Ryan ten Doeschate c †New b Henderson012000.00
Adam Wheater  b Malik1890012.50
David Masters lbw b White1134342032.35
Maurice Chambers c Taylor b Henderson317240017.64
Tom Craddock  b Buck2125273184.00
Tymal Mills not out 01416000.00
Extras(b 1, lb 8)9
TOTAL(60.1 Ov, RR: 2.39)144
Fall of wickets: 1-28 (Tom Westley, 7.5 ov), 2-57 (Billy Godleman, 15.5 ov), 3-78 (Owais Shah, 25.2 ov), 4-90 (Jaik Mickleburgh, 35.3 ov), 5-91 (Ryan ten Doeschate, 35.6 ov), 6-92 (Adam Wheater, 38.4 ov), 7-112 (David Masters, 48.5 ov), 8-121 (Ravi Bopara, 52.3 ov), 9-127 (Maurice Chambers, 55.1 ov), 10-144 (Tom Craddock, 60.1 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Nadeem Malik1473012.14---00
Nathan Buck8.131621.95---00
Jigar Naik612013.33---00
Wayne White1462621.85---00
Claude Henderson1854342.38---00
Leicestershire 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Will Jefferson c †Wheater b Chambers3948528081.25
Matthew Boyce c †Wheater b Mills30681005044.11
Greg Smith c Mills b Chambers1580020.00
James Taylor (c)c Godleman b Masters1973982026.02
Josh Cobb c †Wheater b Bopara3077894038.96
Wayne White c †Wheater b ten Doeschate2834485082.35
Tom New  b Craddock1335470037.14
Jigar Naik lbw b Craddock936441025.00
Claude Henderson c Masters b Craddock1338381034.21
Nathan Buck c Mickleburgh b Craddock043000.00
Nadeem Malik not out 516150031.25
Extras(b 4, lb 2, nb 8, w 1)15
TOTAL(71.4 Ov, RR: 2.81)202
Fall of wickets: 1-54 (Will Jefferson, 14.3 ov), 2-60 (Greg Smith, 16.1 ov), 3-84 (Matthew Boyce, 24.2 ov), 4-114 (James Taylor, 40.6 ov), 5-148 (Josh Cobb, 47.2 ov), 6-164 (Wayne White, 52.6 ov), 7-174 (Tom New, 59.1 ov), 8-185 (Jigar Naik, 65.2 ov), 9-187 (Nathan Buck, 65.6 ov), 10-202 (Claude Henderson, 71.4 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
David Masters1644512.81---00
Maurice Chambers1344323.30---01
Tom Craddock20.455942.85---10
Tymal Mills401313.25---02
Ravi Bopara831612.00---01
Ryan ten Doeschate611111.83---00
Tom Westley40902.25---00
Essex 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Tom Westley  b Malik02029000.00
Billy Godleman c Henderson b Malik771411797154.60
Owais Shah st †New b Henderson1640513040.00
Ravi Bopara (c)c Jefferson b Henderson17837444018047.59
Jaik Mickleburgh  b Malik1036361027.77
Ryan ten Doeschate c Cobb b Malik14100025.00
Adam Wheater c White b Buck036000.00
David Masters c Jefferson b White481131565042.47
Maurice Chambers lbw b Naik1045622022.22
Tom Craddock not out 858780013.79
Tymal Mills c Boyce b Henderson4591080.00
Extras(lb 17, nb 2, w 1)20
TOTAL(139.4 Ov, RR: 2.66)372
Fall of wickets: 1-3 (Tom Westley, 6.6 ov), 2-48 (Owais Shah, 19.1 ov), 3-152 (Billy Godleman, 46.5 ov), 4-168 (Jaik Mickleburgh, 56.6 ov), 5-176 (Ryan ten Doeschate, 58.5 ov), 6-185 (Adam Wheater, 59.6 ov), 7-296 (David Masters, 100.2 ov), 8-338 (Maurice Chambers, 118.3 ov), 9-364 (Ravi Bopara, 137.3 ov), 10-372 (Tymal Mills, 139.4 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Nadeem Malik28106242.21---00
Nathan Buck1985713.00---10
Wayne White1719115.35---01
Claude Henderson49.4178531.71---00
Jigar Naik2575912.36---00
Josh Cobb10101.00---00
Leicestershire 2nd INNINGS (target: 315 runs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Will Jefferson  b Masters031000.00
Matthew Boyce c ten Doeschate b Masters11631006.25
Greg Smith lbw b Chambers416210025.00
James Taylor (c)lbw b Masters037000.00
Josh Cobb c Shah b Masters13132320100.00
Wayne White  b Masters011000.00
Nathan Buck lbw b Masters047000.00
Tom New  b Masters918241050.00
Jigar Naik lbw b Masters011000.00
Claude Henderson  b Bopara39100033.33
Nadeem Malik not out 044000.00
Extras(lb 4)4
TOTAL(14.4 Ov, RR: 2.31)34
Fall of wickets: 1-0 (Will Jefferson, 0.3 ov), 2-9 (Greg Smith, 5.4 ov), 3-9 (Matthew Boyce, 6.1 ov), 4-10 (James Taylor, 6.5 ov), 5-10 (Wayne White, 6.6 ov), 6-20 (Nathan Buck, 8.4 ov), 7-29 (Josh Cobb, 10.3 ov), 8-29 (Jigar Naik, 10.4 ov), 9-32 (Claude Henderson, 13.2 ov), 10-34 (Tom New, 14.4 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
David Masters7.421081.30---00
Maurice Chambers421413.50---00
Ravi Bopara21613.00---00
Tom Craddock11000.00---00
MATCH DETAILS
Garon Park, Southend-on-Sea
TossLeicestershire, elected to field first
SeriesCounty Championship Division Two
Season2011
Hours of play (local time)11am start, Lunch 13.00-13.40, Tea 15.40-16.00, Close 18.30
Match days27,28,29 July 2011 - day(4-day match)
Umpires
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Michael Gough
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Peter Willey
PointsEssex 19, Leicestershire 4
CLOSE OF PLAY
Wed, 27 Jul - day 1 -Leics 1st innings 100/3 (James Taylor 13*, Josh Cobb 8*, 35 ov)
Thu, 28 Jul - day 2 -Essex 2nd innings 168/4 (Ravi Bopara 55*, 57 ov)
Fri, 29 Jul - day 3 -Leics 2nd innings 34/10 (14.4 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
Day 1
  • Lunch: 82/3 off 30 overs
  • Close of play: 100/3 off 35 overs
Day 2
  • Lunch: 185/8 off 65.2 overs
  • Tea: 66/2 off 25 overs
  • BA Godleman 50 off 93 balls, 122 mins, 4x4, 1x6
  • RS Bopara 50 off 84 balls, 98 mins, 5x4, 0x6
  • Close of play: 168/4 off 57 overs
Day 3
  • RS Bopara 100 off 195 balls, 249 mins, 11x4, 0x6
  • Lunch: 246/6 off 88 overs
  • RS Bopara 150 off 276 balls, 341 mins, 17x4, 0x6
  • Tea: 340/8 off 121 overs