5 Sep 2021 | LV= Insurance County Championship 2021
Essex
276 all out
Gloucestershire
76 all out
197 all out
Essex win by an innings and 3 runs

Gloucestershire 1st Innings

Batsman R M B 4s 6s SR
Ben Charlesworth lbw b Porter 12 29 24 2 0 50.0
Miles Hammond lbw b Porter 5 18 10 0 0 50.0
James Bracey c Wheater b Cook 3 16 9 0 0 33.3
Chris Dent c Harmer b Porter 8 14 7 2 0 114.3
Tom Lace b Cook 0 2 1 0 0 0.0
Graeme van Buuren b Cook 4 12 7 1 0 57.1
Ryan Higgins c Pepper b Harmer 25 78 60 5 0 41.7
Ollie Price c Browne b Porter 3 20 11 0 0 27.3
Zafar Gohar c Rymell b Harmer 12 46 27 1 0 44.4
Tom Price not out 1 10 7 0 0 14.3
David Payne b Harmer 0 4 5 0 0 0.0
Extras (2lb, 1w) 3
TOTAL (28) 76

Fall of wickets

4.2 (Hammond, 13), 6.4 (Charlesworth, 20), 7.3 (Bracey, 28), 7.4 (Lace, 28), 8.5 (Dent, 28), 9.5 (van Buuren, 32), 14.1 (Price, 47), 25.2 (Khan, 73), 27.1 (Higgins, 76), 27.6 (Payne, 76)
Bowling O M R W ER
Jamie Porter 10 3 32 4 3.2
Sam Cook 10 2 27 3 2.7
Shane Snater 5 2 13 0 2.6
Simon Harmer 3 1 2 3 0.7

Essex 1st Innings

Batsman R M B 4s 6s SR
Nick Browne c Bracey b Payne 7 11 10 1 0 70.0
Alastair Cook lbw b Higgins 15 36 28 2 0 53.6
Tom Westley lbw b Price 2 52 38 0 0 5.3
Michael Pepper c Bracey b Payne 8 41 34 2 0 23.5
Paul Walter c Lace b Payne 96 270 241 15 0 39.8
Josh Rymell c Hammond b Khan 14 61 35 2 0 40.0
Adam Wheater c Price b Price 34 121 77 5 0 44.2
Simon Harmer c Lace b Higgins 45 80 69 7 0 65.2
Shane Snater c Hammond b Khan 10 31 21 0 1 47.6
Sam Cook not out 22 53 34 3 0 64.7
Jamie Porter c Payne b Khan 17 30 30 1 1 56.7
Extras (4lb, 2nb) 6
TOTAL (102) 276

Fall of wickets

2.5 (Browne, 10), 9.1 (Cook, 22), 16.3 (Westley, 28), 19.5 (Pepper, 32), 36.3 (Rymell, 75), 69.3 (Wheater, 154), 87.4 (Walter, 225), 88.5 (Harmer, 227), 94.2 (Snater, 244), 102.4 (Porter, 276)
Bowling O M R W ER
David Payne 22 4 71 3 3.2
Ryan Higgins 23 7 60 2 2.6
Tom Price 22 7 62 2 2.8
Zafar Gohar 32 11 77 3 2.4
Ollie Price 3 1 2 0 0.7

Gloucestershire 2nd Innings

Batsman R M B 4s 6s SR
Ben Charlesworth lbw b Harmer 49 145 124 6 0 39.5
Miles Hammond lbw b Snater 17 52 39 2 0 43.6
James Bracey c Harmer b Cook 50 147 122 7 0 41.0
Chris Dent b Harmer 11 100 69 1 0 15.9
Tom Price c Browne b Harmer 1 14 13 0 0 7.7
Ollie Price run out 1 13 10 0 0 10.0
Tom Lace c Harmer b Cook 0 7 5 0 0 0.0
Graeme van Buuren lbw b Cook 0 6 4 0 0 0.0
Ryan Higgins run out 38 95 83 4 1 45.8
Zafar Gohar c Cook b Harmer 24 78 62 4 0 38.7
David Payne not out 0 13 10 0 0 0.0
Extras (6lb) 6
TOTAL (90) 197

Fall of wickets

12.6 (Hammond, 35), 39.6 (Charlesworth, 93), 54.4 (Bracey, 123), 57.5 (Price, 124), 60.4 (Price, 132), 62.3 (Lace, 134), 64.1 (van Buuren, 134), 65.1 (Dent, 134), 87.2 (Khan, 188), 90.1 (Higgins, 197)
Bowling O M R W ER
Jamie Porter 16 4 39 0 2.4
Sam Cook 20 7 31 3 1.6
Simon Harmer 40 12 78 4 2.0
Shane Snater 12 2 40 1 3.3
Tom Westley 2 0 3 0 1.5

Match Information

Home Team

Alastair Cook, Tom Westley, Adam Wheater, Nick Browne, Jamie Porter, Simon Harmer, Sam Cook, Paul Walter, Michael Pepper, Shane Snater, Josh Rymell

Away Team

David Payne, Chris Dent, Zafar Gohar, Miles Hammond, Ryan Higgins, Graeme van Buuren, James Bracey, Tom Lace, Ben Charlesworth, Tom Price, Ollie Price

Venue

The Essex County Ground

Officals

Neil Bainton, Tom Lungley

Toss

Essex won the toss and elected to bowl.