result
Chelmsford, Jul 17 - 20 2013, County Championship Division Two
(43.3 ov)365 & 131
Essex won by an innings and 25 runs
Leicestershire 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Greg Smith c Masters b Craddock46831098055.42
Niall O'Brien  b Mills5154778094.44
Ned Eckersley  b Napier14727733917253.06
Joe Burns  b Mills830280026.66
Shiv Thakor c Shah b Craddock36781074046.15
Matthew Boyce (c)c †Foster b Napier541221558044.26
Josh Cobb c sub (RJW Topley) b Napier423280017.39
Anthony Ireland  b Napier022000.00
Ollie Freckingham c †Foster b Smith1550020.00
James Sykes not out 0912000.00
Alex Wyatt  b Napier047000.00
Extras(b 8, lb 8, w 2)18
TOTAL(114.3 Ov, RR: 3.18)365
Fall of wickets: 1-91 (Niall O'Brien, 18.1 ov), 2-102 (Greg Smith, 26.3 ov), 3-115 (Joe Burns, 34.3 ov), 4-212 (Shiv Thakor, 62.3 ov), 5-359 (Matthew Boyce, 106.1 ov), 6-362 (Ned Eckersley, 110.1 ov), 7-362 (Anthony Ireland, 110.3 ov), 8-363 (Ollie Freckingham, 111.3 ov), 9-365 (Josh Cobb, 112.5 ov), 10-365 (Alex Wyatt, 114.3 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
David Masters2556802.7212010000
Graham Napier20.337753.759012010
Ryan ten Doeschate502004.00192000
Tymal Mills2035822.90957010
Tom Craddock1917724.05829200
Greg Smith2584911.961265000
Essex 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Hamish Rutherford c Wyatt b Ireland2452693046.15
Jaik Mickleburgh  b Freckingham24343450828155.99
Greg Smith c Burns b Sykes816191050.00
Owais Shah c †O'Brien b Wyatt1526321157.69
Ryan ten Doeschate c Thakor b Freckingham2353532043.39
Ben Foakes c Freckingham b Sykes12019828415360.60
James Foster (c)†lbw b Wyatt18160012.50
Graham Napier c sub (MA Thornely) b Sykes4153714177.35
David Masters  b Sykes1135460031.42
Tymal Mills not out 79200077.77
Tom Craddock c Cobb b Freckingham20171731117.64
Extras(b 1, lb 7)8
TOTAL(150.1 Ov, RR: 3.46)521
Fall of wickets: 1-62 (Hamish Rutherford, 18.3 ov), 2-75 (Greg Smith, 23.4 ov), 3-98 (Owais Shah, 32.4 ov), 4-151 (Ryan ten Doeschate, 49.4 ov), 5-421 (Ben Foakes, 123.6 ov), 6-427 (James Foster, 126.5 ov), 7-460 (Jaik Mickleburgh, 134.1 ov), 8-492 (Graham Napier, 145.1 ov), 9-494 (David Masters, 145.5 ov), 10-521 (Tom Craddock, 150.1 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Alex Wyatt29610823.7212415000
Ollie Freckingham27.1116032.201286000
Anthony Ireland31410913.5113311200
James Sykes43617644.0917617500
Josh Cobb912402.66403000
Shiv Thakor1113603.27485000
Leicestershire 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Greg Smith c †Foster b Mills0107000.00
Niall O'Brien c †Foster b Smith1836513050.00
Ned Eckersley lbw b Smith1320322065.00
Joe Burns c Foakes b Mills2145553046.66
Shiv Thakor c Rutherford b Smith33638008.33
Josh Cobb lbw b Craddock11323007.69
Matthew Boyce (c)c †Foster b Napier1946581041.30
Anthony Ireland  b Smith13131620100.00
Ollie Freckingham c Masters b Napier24242750100.00
James Sykes not out 17150014.28
Alex Wyatt st †Foster b Smith1012101083.33
Extras(b 4, lb 2, nb 2)8
TOTAL(43.3 Ov, RR: 3.01)131
Fall of wickets: 1-1 (Greg Smith, 1.5 ov), 2-31 (Ned Eckersley, 9.1 ov), 3-32 (Niall O'Brien, 11.6 ov), 4-62 (Shiv Thakor, 23.4 ov), 5-62 (Joe Burns, 24.4 ov), 6-73 (Josh Cobb, 28.6 ov), 7-92 (Anthony Ireland, 33.3 ov), 8-120 (Matthew Boyce, 40.1 ov), 9-121 (Ollie Freckingham, 40.3 ov), 10-131 (Alex Wyatt, 43.3 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
David Masters521703.40243000
Tymal Mills922422.66433001
Greg Smith17.344252.40845000
Tom Craddock922913.22404000
Graham Napier301324.33132000
MATCH DETAILS
County Ground, Chelmsford
TossLeicestershire, elected to bat 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 days17,18,19,20 July 2013 - day(4-day match)
FC debut
James Sykes
James Sykes
Umpires
India Image
Chettithody Shamshuddin
England Image
David Millns
PointsEssex 21, Leicestershire 5
CLOSE OF PLAY
Wed, 17 Jul - day 1 -Leics 1st innings 328/4 (Ned Eckersley 133*, Matthew Boyce 37*, 96 ov)
Thu, 18 Jul - day 2 -Essex 1st innings 216/4 (Jaik Mickleburgh 121*, Ben Foakes 25*, 75 ov)
Fri, 19 Jul - day 3 -Leics 2nd innings 47/3 (Joe Burns 13*, Shiv Thakor 2*, 18 ov)
Sat, 20 Jul - day 4 -Leics 2nd innings 131/10 (43.3 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
Day 1
  • Leicestershire 1st innings
  • EJH Eckersley 100 off 199 balls in 232 mins, 12x4, 2x6
Day 2
  • Essex 1st innings
  • JC Mickleburgh 100 off 186 balls in 223 mins, 13x4
Day 3
  • BT Foakes 100 off 152 balls in 203 mins, 14x4, 3x6
  • JC Mickleburgh 200 off 359 balls in 411 mins, 26x4