Essex v Somerset
Britannic Assurance County Championship 1984
VenueCounty Ground, Chelmsford on 11th, 13th, 14th August 1984 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossSomerset won the toss and decided to field
ResultEssex won by 85 runs
PointsEssex 22 (Batting 2, Bowling 4); Somerset 5 (Batting 1, Bowling 4)
UmpiresPJ Eele, DGL Evans
Close of play day 1Somerset (1) 94/4 (Popplewell 42*, Gard 1*)
Close of play day 2Essex (2) 264 all out

Essex first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
GA Goochc and b Crowe31      
C Gladwinb Dredge3      
*KWR Fletcherc Dredge b Davis15      
KS McEwanc Crowe b Dredge1      
BR Hardiec Gard b Dredge36      
DR Pringlec and b Davis0      
PJ Prichardc Palmer b Marks54      
+DE Eastc Ollis b Palmer23      
NA Fosterc Felton b Marks13      
JK Leverb Marks3      
DL Acfieldnot out1      
Extras(4 b, 12 lb, 4 nb)20
Total(all out, 72.5 overs)200
Fall of wickets:
1-6, 2-33, 3-49, 4-75, 5-80, 6-103, 7-140, 8-177, 9-189, 10-200 (72.5 ov)
Somerset bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Davis18   5432--
Dredge19   6493--
Crowe20   6401--
Palmer10   4331--

Somerset first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
NA Feltonc Gooch b Lever2      
RL Ollislbw b Pringle4      
NFM Popplewelllbw b Gooch42      
MD Crowec Hardie b Foster20      
BC Roseb Lever13      
+T Gardc and b Lever20      
*VJ Marksnot out36      
GV Palmerb Lever14      
MR Davisc East b Lever5      
CH Dredgerun out0      
SC Boothc Gooch b Foster0      
Extras(4 b, 14 lb, 6 nb)24
Total(all out, 69.1 overs)180
Fall of wickets:
1-4, 2-12, 3-48, 4-89, 5-99, 6-128, 7-166, 8-174, 9-179, 10-180 (69.1 ov)
Essex bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Lever31   14545--
Pringle16   4481--
Gooch4   251--

Essex second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
GA Goochb Palmer87      
C Gladwinc Crowe b Marks36      
PJ Prichardc Gard b Palmer21      
KS McEwanc Marks b Booth31      
*KWR Fletcherc Marks b Palmer2      
BR Hardiec Ollis b Booth14      
DR Pringlelbw b Dredge14      
+DE Eastc and b Booth12      
NA Fosterb Dredge11      
JK Levernot out11      
DL Acfieldc Popplewell b Booth4      
Extras(5 b, 6 lb, 5 nb, 5 w)21
Total(all out, 84.3 overs)264
Fall of wickets:
1-82, 2-135, 3-158, 4-162, 5-190, 6-208, 7-222, 8-238, 9-246, 10-264 (84.3 ov)
Somerset bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Davis10   1540--
Dredge18   0512--
Crowe2   0180--
Palmer18   5433--
Marks15   4271--

Somerset second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
NA Feltonc East b Foster1      
RL Ollisc McEwan b Lever8      
NFM Popplewelllbw b Lever4      
MD Crowec and b Gooch23      
BC Rosec McEwan b Pringle59      
*VJ Markslbw b Lever60      
GV Palmerc Gooch b Acfield15      
+T Gardc East b Lever6      
CH Dredgec Hardie b Lever9      
SC Boothnot out3      
MR Davisabsent hurt
Extras(3 lb, 4 nb, 4 w)11
Total(all out, 76.1 overs)199
Fall of wickets:
1-3, 2-12, 3-17, 4-96, 5-105, 6-151, 7-181, 8-188, 9-199 (76.1 ov)
Essex bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Foster19   7491--
Pringle17   7311--
Gooch10   1261--
Acfield10   3201--

--> BR Hardie (1) passed 11000 runs in County Championship matches when he reached 30
--> C Gladwin (2) passed 1000 runs in County Championship matches for the season when he reached 23
--> PJ Prichard (2) passed 500 runs in first-class matches when he reached 14
--> NFM Popplewell (2) passed 3000 runs in County Championship matches when he reached 3
--> DR Pringle reached 50 wickets in first-class matches for the season when taking his 1st wicket in the Somerset first innings
--> VJ Marks reached 350 wickets in County Championship matches when taking his 1st wicket in the Essex second innings
--> NA Foster reached 150 wickets in first-class matches when taking his 1st wicket in the Somerset second innings





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