Northamptonshire v Essex
County Championship 1971
VenueCounty Ground, Northampton on 31st July, 2nd, 3rd August 1971 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossEssex won the toss and decided to bat
ResultMatch drawn
PointsNorthamptonshire 5 (Batting 2, Bowling 3); Essex 3 (Bowling 3)
UmpiresCG Pepper, TW Spencer
Close of play day 1Northamptonshire (1) 13/1 (Ackerman 2*, Breakwell 4*; 8 overs)
Close of play day 2Essex (2) 34/0 (Edmeades 12*, Francis 17*)

Essex first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
BEA Edmeadesc Steele b Sarfraz Nawaz12      
BC Francisrun out1      
GJ Savilleb Lee4      
KWR Fletcherc and b Steele33      
B Wardc and b Steele59      
KD Boycec Ackerman b Steele5      
*+B Taylorc Steele b Mushtaq Mohammad18      
RNS Hobbsc Watts b Lee16      
RE Eastb Mushtaq Mohammad0      
JK Levernot out9      
DL Acfieldb Lee0      
Extras(2 b, 3 lb, 3 nb)8
Total(all out, 98.5 overs)165
Fall of wickets:
1-6, 2-13, 3-21, 4-90, 5-96, 6-123, 7-140, 8-141, 9-159, 10-165 (98.5 ov)
Northamptonshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Sarfraz Nawaz25   11461--
Breakwell16   9200--
Crump5   2120--
Steele18   9323--
Mushtaq Mohammad12   5182--

Northamptonshire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
A Taitc Taylor b Lever7      
HM Ackermanc Boyce b Acfield6      
D Breakwellb Hobbs33      
DS Steeleb Edmeades34      
Mushtaq Mohammadlbw b Edmeades62      
G Cookc Saville b Hobbs0      
*PJ Wattsc Taylor b Lever57      
BS Crumpnot out67      
Sarfraz Nawaznot out39      
PG Leedid not bat      
+LA Johnsondid not bat      
Extras(6 b, 3 lb, 9 nb)18
Total(7 wickets, declared, 117 overs)323
Fall of wickets:
1-9, 2-22, 3-79, 4-97, 5-97, 6-194, 7-225
Essex bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Boyce17   3390--
Lever16   1512--
Acfield27   8731--
East24   7550--
Edmeades14   2232--
Hobbs19   5642--

Essex second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
BEA Edmeadesnot out12      
BC Francisnot out17      
GJ Savilledid not bat      
KWR Fletcherdid not bat      
B Warddid not bat      
KD Boycedid not bat      
*+B Taylordid not bat      
RNS Hobbsdid not bat      
RE Eastdid not bat      
JK Leverdid not bat      
DL Acfielddid not bat      
Extras(4 lb, 1 nb)5
Total(no wicket, 8 overs)34
Northamptonshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Lee3   0110--
Sarfraz Nawaz2   0100--
Steele1   010--
Mushtaq Mohammad2   170--

--> There was no play on the final day.





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