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SOM flag SOMWon toss. Elected to bat
203
Series badge ESS
141 & 45-1
ESS flag
Overs: 61.4 RR: 3.29 vs spin: 3.88
vs seam: 2.30
Overs: 68.2 RR: 2.50 vs spin: 2.28
vs seam: 2.33
Mon 23/09/19 Somerset v Essex, Specsavers County Championship, The Cooper Associates County Ground, Taunton
match drawn Match Drawn
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Somerset - 1st Inns 203 (61.4; RR: 3.29)

BATSMAN   R B 4 6 SR
M Vijay c Wheater b Cook 6 6 1 0 100.00
SM Davies lbw b Cook 2 11 0 0 18.18
TB Abell lbw b Harmer 45 132 7 0 34.09
JC Hildreth lbw b Harmer 32 53 5 0 60.38
T Banton lbw b Harmer 0 2 0 0 0.00
GA Bartlett c Bopara b Harmer 5 24 0 0 20.83
L Gregory lbw b Cook 17 13 4 0 130.77
DM Bess b Cook 10 41 1 0 24.39
C Overton lbw b Harmer 0 3 0 0 0.00
RE van der Merwe b Nijjar 60 51 3 4 117.65
MJ Leach not out 11 36 2 0 30.56
Extras (8b, 3lb, 0w, 4nb) 15  
TOTAL 203 all out (61.4 overs; RR: 3.29)

Fall of wickets

7-1 (M Vijay 1.1 ov), 14-2 (SM Davies 3.6 ov), 61-3 (JC Hildreth 20.4 ov), 61-4 (T Banton 20.6 ov), 75-5 (GA Bartlett 28.5 ov), 96-6 (L Gregory 33.1 ov), 126-7 (TB Abell 44.3 ov), 130-8 (C Overton 44.6 ov), 144-9 (DM Bess 49.1 ov), 203-10 (RE van der Merwe 61.4 ov)

BOWLERS O M R W Econ Wd NB
JA Porter 11.0 0 43 0 3.91 0 2
SJ Cook 19.0 9 26 4 1.37 0 0
SR Harmer 27.0 5 105 5 3.89 0 0
ASS Nijjar 4.4 0 18 1 4.50 0 0

Essex - 1st Inns 141 (68.2; RR: 2.06)

BATSMAN   R B 4 6 SR
NLJ Browne c Hildreth b Bess 18 71 3 0 25.35
AN Cook c Banton b Leach 53 148 7 0 35.81
T Westley c Gregory b van der Merwe 36 120 6 0 30.00
DW Lawrence c Overton b Leach 0 2 0 0 0.00
RS Bopara c Abell b van der Merwe 1 21 0 0 4.76
RN ten Doeschate c Abell b Leach 4 20 0 0 20.00
AJA Wheater c Davies b van der Merwe 12 18 3 0 66.67
SR Harmer c Vijay b van der Merwe 0 4 0 0 0.00
ASS Nijjar lbw b Leach 2 3 0 0 66.67
SJ Cook b Leach 0 1 0 0 0.00
JA Porter not out 0 3 0 0 0.00
Extras (12b, 1lb, 0w, 2nb) 15  
TOTAL 141 all out (68.2 overs; RR: 2.06)

Fall of wickets

35-1 (NLJ Browne 21.6 ov), 102-2 (AN Cook 49.4 ov), 102-3 (DW Lawrence 49.6 ov), 111-4 (RS Bopara 56.4 ov), 126-5 (RN ten Doeschate 63.1 ov), 126-6 (T Westley 64.2 ov), 126-7 (SR Harmer 64.6 ov), 137-8 (ASS Nijjar 67.2 ov), 137-9 (SJ Cook 67.3 ov), 141-10 (AJA Wheater 68.2 ov)

BOWLERS O M R W Econ Wd NB
L Gregory 5.0 1 14 0 2.80 0 1
C Overton 4.0 1 7 0 1.75 0 0
MJ Leach 25.0 9 32 5 1.28 0 0
DM Bess 17.0 5 34 1 2.00 0 0
RE van der Merwe 17.2 7 41 4 2.41 0 0

Match Info

Match

Somerset v Essex at Taunton, Specsavers County Championship

Date

Monday September 23, 2019

Toss

Somerset won the toss and elected to bat

Time

9:30am BST

Venue

The Cooper Associates County Ground, Taunton

Umpires

Somerset Team

Playing XI

M Vijay, SM Davies, TB Abell, JC Hildreth, T Banton, GA Bartlett, L Gregory, DM Bess, C Overton, RE van der Merwe, MJ Leach

Essex Team

Playing XI

NLJ Browne, AN Cook, T Westley, DW Lawrence, RS Bopara, RN ten Doeschate, AJA Wheater, SR Harmer, ASS Nijjar, JA Porter, SJ Cook