result
Worcester, May 11 - 15 2018, Specsavers County Championship Division One
177 & 275
(60.1 ov, target 215)238 & 182
Essex won by 32 runs
2:11
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• Jon Culley at New Road

Peter Siddle crowns Essex spell with victory to leave Worcestershire winless

Worcestershire remain rooted to the bottom of Division One after failing to chase 215 as Peter Siddle and Simon Harmer shared all ten wickets

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Scorecard summary
Essex177/10(65.1 overs)1st INNINGS
Josh Tongue4/45(15)
Ed Barnard3/49(19)
Worcestershire238/10(72.4 overs)1st INNINGS
Joe Clarke105 (168)
Ravi Bopara3/30(6.4)
Simon Harmer2/29(13)
Essex275/10(82.5 overs)2nd INNINGS
Dan Lawrence71 (135)
Josh Tongue5/53(23.5)
Joe Leach3/72(20)
Worcestershire182/10(60.1 overs)2nd INNINGS
Travis Head62 (118)
Ed Barnard29 (55)
Simon Harmer5/43(21.1)
Peter Siddle5/37(18)
60.1
W
Harmer to Head, OUT
Travis Head c ten Doeschate b Harmer 62 (182m 118b 4x4 0x6) SR: 52.54
end of over 602 runs • 1 wicket
Worcs: 182/9CRR: 3.03 
Steve Magoffin1 (3)
Travis Head62 (117)
Peter Siddle18-1-37-5
Simon Harmer21-3-43-4
59.6
Siddle to Magoffin, no run
59.5
Siddle to Magoffin, no run
59.4
1
Siddle to Head, 1 run
59.3
1
Siddle to Magoffin, 1 run
59.2
W
Siddle to Tongue, OUT
Josh Tongue c Harmer b Siddle 3 (20m 20b 0x4 0x6) SR: 15
59.1
Siddle to Tongue, no run
end of over 591 run
Worcs: 180/8CRR: 3.05 
Josh Tongue3 (18)
Travis Head61 (116)
Simon Harmer21-3-43-4
Peter Siddle17-1-35-4
58.6
1
Harmer to Tongue, 1 run
58.5
Harmer to Tongue, no run
58.4
Harmer to Tongue, no run
58.3
Harmer to Tongue, no run
58.2
Harmer to Tongue, no run
58.1
Harmer to Tongue, no run
end of over 582 runs
Worcs: 179/8CRR: 3.08 
Josh Tongue2 (12)
Travis Head61 (116)
Peter Siddle17-1-35-4
Simon Harmer20-3-42-4
57.6
1
Siddle to Tongue, 1 run
57.5
Siddle to Tongue, no run
57.4
Siddle to Tongue, no run
57.3
Siddle to Tongue, no run
57.2
1
Siddle to Head, 1 run
57.1
Siddle to Head, no run
end of over 571 run
Worcs: 177/8CRR: 3.10 
Josh Tongue1 (8)
Travis Head60 (114)
Simon Harmer20-3-42-4
Peter Siddle16-1-33-4
56.6
Harmer to Tongue, no run
Match details
County Ground, New Road, Worcester
TossEssex, elected to bat first
SeriesSpecsavers County Championship Division One
Season2018
Hours of play (local time)11am start, Lunch 13.00-13.40, Tea 15.40-16.00, Close 18.00
Match days11,12,13 May 2018 - day match (4-day match)
Umpires
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Neil Mallender
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Nick Cook
PointsEssex 19, Worcestershire 4