Essex 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Billy Godleman  b Brooks924320037.50
Alviro Petersen c Sales b Vaas619261031.57
Tom Westley lbw b Brooks048000.00
Ravi Bopara  b Brooks619261031.57
Adam Wheater lbw b Brooks01015000.00
Mark Pettini not out 1649631032.65
Greg Smith  b Willey511190045.45
James Foster (c)†not out 826341030.76
Extras(lb 4)4
TOTAL(27 Ov, RR: 2.00)54/6
Fall of wickets: 1-15 (Alviro Petersen, 6.3 ov), 2-15 (Billy Godleman, 7.4 ov), 3-16 (Tom Westley, 7.6 ov), 4-16 (Adam Wheater, 11.4 ov), 5-25 (Ravi Bopara, 13.3 ov), 6-40 (Greg Smith, 18.1 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Chaminda Vaas831211.50410000
Jack Brooks932242.44443000
David Willey511412.80231000
Lee Daggett54200.40290000
Northamptonshire Team
Stephen Peters -
Rob Newton -
Kyle Coetzer Top order batter
David Sales (c)-
Alex Wakely Middle order batter
David Willey Bowling allrounder
Niall O'Brien Wicketkeeper batter
James Middlebrook -
Chaminda Vaas Bowler
Jack Brooks Bowler
Lee Daggett -
MATCH DETAILS
County Ground, Chelmsford
TossNorthamptonshire, elected to field first
SeriesCounty Championship Division Two
Season2012
Hours of play (local time)11am start, Lunch 13.00-13.40, Tea 15.40-16.00, Close 18.00
Match days26,27,28,29 April 2012 - day(4-day match)
Umpires
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Nigel Cowley
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Stephen Gale
PointsEssex 3, Northamptonshire 5
CLOSE OF PLAY
Thu, 26 Apr - day 1
Fri, 27 Apr - day 2 -Essex 1st innings 54/6 (Mark Pettini 16*, James Foster 8*Mark Pettini 16*, James Foster 8*, 27 ov)
Sat, 28 Apr - day 3 -Essex 1st innings 54/6 (Mark Pettini 16*, James Foster 8*Mark Pettini 16*, James Foster 8*, 27 ov)
Sun, 29 Apr - day 4 -Essex 1st innings 54/6 (27 ov) - end of match