result
Taunton, Sep 23 - 26 2019, Specsavers County Championship Division One
203 & forfeit
(18 ov, target 63)141 & 45/1
Match drawn
Somerset 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Murali Vijay c †Wheater b SJ Cook66710100.00
Steven Davies lbw b SJ Cook211190018.18
Tom Abell (c)lbw b Harmer451321607034.09
James Hildreth lbw b Harmer3253595060.37
Tom Banton lbw b Harmer022000.00
George Bartlett c Bopara b Harmer524270020.83
Lewis Gregory lbw b SJ Cook17131640130.76
Dom Bess  b SJ Cook1041631024.39
Craig Overton lbw b Harmer033000.00
Roelof van der Merwe  b Nijjar60516534117.64
Jack Leach not out 1136482030.55
Extras(b 8, lb 3, nb 4)15
TOTAL(61.4 Ov, RR: 3.29)203
Fall of wickets: 1-7 (Murali Vijay, 1.1 ov), 2-14 (Steven Davies, 3.6 ov), 3-61 (James Hildreth, 20.4 ov), 4-61 (Tom Banton, 20.6 ov), 5-75 (George Bartlett, 28.5 ov), 6-96 (Lewis Gregory, 33.1 ov), 7-126 (Tom Abell, 44.3 ov), 8-130 (Craig Overton, 44.6 ov), 9-144 (Dom Bess, 49.1 ov), 10-203 (Roelof van der Merwe, 61.4 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Jamie Porter1104303.90445002
Sam Cook1992641.361004000
Simon Harmer27510553.8811813300
Aron Nijjar4.401813.85191100
Essex 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Nick Browne c Hildreth b Bess1871693025.35
Alastair Cook c Banton b Leach531481557035.81
Tom Westley c Gregory b van der Merwe361201336030.00
Dan Lawrence c Overton b Leach023000.00
Ravi Bopara c Abell b van der Merwe12120004.76
Ryan ten Doeschate (c)c Abell b Leach420210020.00
Adam Wheater c †Davies b van der Merwe1218213066.66
Simon Harmer c Vijay b van der Merwe043000.00
Aron Nijjar lbw b Leach2390066.66
Sam Cook  b Leach012000.00
Jamie Porter not out 034000.00
Extras(b 12, lb 1, nb 2)15
TOTAL(68.2 Ov, RR: 2.06)141
Fall of wickets: 1-35 (Nick Browne, 21.6 ov), 2-102 (Alastair Cook, 49.4 ov), 3-102 (Dan Lawrence, 49.6 ov), 4-111 (Ravi Bopara, 56.4 ov), 5-126 (Ryan ten Doeschate, 63.1 ov), 6-126 (Tom Westley, 64.2 ov), 7-126 (Simon Harmer, 64.6 ov), 8-137 (Aron Nijjar, 67.2 ov), 9-137 (Sam Cook, 67.3 ov), 10-141 (Adam Wheater, 68.2 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Lewis Gregory511402.80252001
Craig Overton41701.75201000
Jack Leach2593251.281303000
Dom Bess1753412.00855000
Roelof van der Merwe17.274142.36898000
Essex 2nd INNINGS (target: 63 runs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Nick Browne c Vijay b Bess1055501018.18
Alastair Cook not out 3048594062.50
Tom Westley not out 1580020.00
Extras(lb 4)4
TOTAL(18 Ov, RR: 2.50)45/1
Fall of wickets: 1-38 (Nick Browne, 16.2 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Jack Leach721301.85362000
Dom Bess73811.14360000
Roelof van der Merwe402005.00163000
MATCH DETAILS
The Cooper Associates County Ground, Taunton
TossSomerset, elected to bat first
SeriesSpecsavers County Championship Division One
Season2019
Series resultEssex won the 2019 Specsavers County Championship Division One
Hours of play (local time)10.30am start, Lunch 12.30-13.10, Tea 15.10-15.30, Close 17.30
Match days23,24,25,26 September 2019 - day(4-day match)
Umpires
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Alex Wharf
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Rob Bailey
TV Umpire
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Neil Bainton
PointsSomerset 9, Essex 8
CLOSE OF PLAY
Mon, 23 Sep - day 1 -Somerset 1st innings 75/4 (Tom Abell 24*, George Bartlett 5*, 27.5 ov)
Tue, 24 Sep - day 2 -Essex 1st innings 25/0 (Nick Browne 16*, Alastair Cook 5*, 11 ov)
Wed, 25 Sep - day 3 -Essex 1st innings 25/0 (Nick Browne 16*, Alastair Cook 5*, 11 ov)
Thu, 26 Sep - day 4 -Essex 2nd innings 45/1 (18 ov) - end of match