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Chelmsford, Apr 10 - 13 2013, County Championship Division Two
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Scorecard summary
Gloucestershire409/5(124 overs)1st INNINGS
Dan Housego150 (341)
Hamish Marshall149 (235)
Ravi Bopara2/56(16)
Essex353/6(102 overs)1st INNINGS
Tom Westley163 (284)
Ravi Bopara64 (115)
Benny Howell2/42(15)
James Fuller2/77(26)
end of over 1028 runs • 1 wicket
ESSEX: 353/6CRR: 3.46 
Greg Smith19 (27)
Graham Napier0 (0)
Benny Howell 15-6-42-2
Will Gidman 30-4-88-1
101.6
Howell to Smith, no run
101.5
Howell to Smith, no run
101.4
Howell to Smith, no run
101.3
4
Howell to Smith, FOUR runs
101.2
W
Howell to Foster, OUT
James Foster c Fuller b Howell 51 (127m 92b 6x4 0x6) SR: 55.43
101.1
4
Howell to Foster, FOUR runs
end of over 1017 runs
ESSEX: 345/5CRR: 3.41 
Greg Smith15 (23)
James Foster47 (90)
Will Gidman 30-4-88-1
Benny Howell 14-6-34-1
100.6
2
Gidman to Smith, 2 runs
100.5
2
Gidman to Smith, 2 runs
100.4
1
Gidman to Foster, 1 run
100.3
1
Gidman to Smith, 1 run
100.2
Gidman to Smith, no run
100.1
1
Gidman to Foster, 1 run
end of over 1005 runs
ESSEX: 338/5CRR: 3.38 
Greg Smith10 (19)
James Foster45 (88)
Benny Howell 14-6-34-1
Will Gidman 29-4-81-1
99.6
Howell to Smith, no run
99.5
Howell to Smith, no run
99.4
Howell to Smith, no run
99.3
4
Howell to Smith, FOUR runs
99.2
Howell to Smith, no run
99.1
1
Howell to Foster, 1 run
end of over 991 run
ESSEX: 333/5CRR: 3.36 
Greg Smith6 (14)
James Foster44 (87)
Will Gidman 29-4-81-1
David Payne 19-3-79-0
98.6
Gidman to Smith, no run
98.5
Gidman to Smith, no run
Match details
County Ground, Chelmsford
TossEssex, elected to field first
SeriesCounty Championship Division Two
Season2013
Hours of play (local time)11am start, Lunch 13.00-13.40, Tea 15.40-16.00, Close 18.00
Match days10,11,12,13 April 2013 - day (4-day match)
FC debut
Cameron Herring
Cameron Herring
Umpires
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Martin Saggers
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Richard Illingworth
PointsGloucestershire 9, Essex 8
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