Essex v Gloucestershire
Schweppes County Championship 1983
VenueCastle Park Cricket Ground, Colchester on 20th, 22nd August 1983 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossGloucestershire won the toss and decided to bat
ResultEssex won by an innings and 37 runs
PointsEssex 24 (Batting 4, Bowling 4); Gloucestershire 2 (Bowling 2)
UmpiresWE Alley, CT Spencer
Close of play day 1Essex (1) 247/4 (McEwan 121*, Pont 18*)

Gloucestershire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
AW Stovoldc Hardie b Phillip2      
BC Broadc Gooch b Lever0      
P Bainbridgec Fletcher b Phillip11      
PW Romainesc Phillip b Lever12      
AJ Wrightc Fletcher b Phillip29      
AJ Hignellc Hardie b Phillip0      
JN Shepherdlbw b Turner1      
*DA Graveneyc East b Phillip8      
+RC Russellc East b Phillip4      
JH Childsb Lever5      
GE Sainsburynot out4      
Extras(5 lb, 1 nb)6
Total(all out, 39.3 overs)82
Fall of wickets:
1-3, 2-3, 3-22, 4-34, 5-34, 6-35, 7-52, 8-64, 9-73, 10-82 (39.3 ov)
Essex bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Phillip15   4196--
Turner10   3161--

Essex first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
GA Goochc Shepherd b Sainsbury7      
C Gladwinc Russell b Bainbridge35      
BR Hardiec Stovold b Graveney62      
KS McEwanb Bainbridge181      
*KWR Fletcherc Russell b Bainbridge1      
KR Pontnot out78      
N Phillipst Russell b Childs0      
S Turnernot out14      
+DE Eastdid not bat      
JK Leverdid not bat      
DL Acfielddid not bat      
Extras(1 b, 2 lb, 3 nb)6
Total(6 wickets, declared, 95.5 overs)384
Fall of wickets:
1-16, 2-67, 3-168, 4-169, 5-347, 6-348
Gloucestershire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Sainsbury18   4671--
Shepherd12   1840--
Childs19   0811--
Graveney20   8361--

Gloucestershire second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
AW Stovoldc Pont b Lever26      
BC Broadc East b Lever109      
P Bainbridgec Hardie b Acfield29      
PW Romainesc Hardie b Lever32      
AJ Wrightc Fletcher b Acfield22      
AJ Hignellc Hardie b Lever0      
JN Shepherdb Phillip14      
*DA Graveneyc Gladwin b Phillip1      
+RC Russellnot out15      
JH Childsc Lever b Phillip0      
GE Sainsburyc Gooch b Acfield6      
Extras(10 lb, 1 nb)11
Total(all out, 84.5 overs)265
Fall of wickets:
1-52, 2-125, 3-200, 4-211, 5-211, 6-233, 7-243, 8-244, 9-244, 10-265 (84.5 ov)
Essex bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Lever22   2904--
Phillip18   2683--
Turner10   3290--

--> The match was scheduled for three days but completed in two.
--> GA Gooch (1) passed 15500 runs in first-class matches when he reached 2
--> KWR Fletcher (1) passed 1000 runs in County Championship matches for the season when he reached 1
--> KR Pont (1) passed 6000 runs in first-class matches when he reached 46
--> BC Broad (2) passed 4500 runs in first-class matches when he reached 46





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