Essex v Middlesex
Benson and Hedges Cup 1985 (Semi-Final)
VenueCounty Ground, Chelmsford on 19th, 20th June 1985 (55-over match)
Balls per over6
TossMiddlesex won the toss and decided to field
ResultEssex won by 62 runs
UmpiresMJ Kitchen, AGT Whitehead
Close of play day 1Essex 114/4 (Gooch 50*, Fletcher 4*; 33 overs)
Man of the MatchJE Emburey

Essex inningsRunsBallsMins4s6sDotsS-Rate
GA Goochb Emburey58      
BR Hardieb Williams14      
PJ Prichardc Emburey b Cowans31      
KS McEwanc Downton b Cowans3      
DR Pringleb Edmonds2      
*KWR Fletcherlbw b Emburey24      
AW Lilleylbw b Emburey11      
S Turnerc Butcher b Emburey7      
+DE Eastnot out12      
NA Fosternot out23      
JK Leverdid not bat      
Extras(5 lb, 11 nb, 1 w)17
Total(8 wickets, innings closed, 55 overs)202
Fall of wickets:
1-34, 2-87, 3-97, 4-108, 5-141, 6-151, 7-166, 8-167
Middlesex bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-BallsDots4s6sS-RateEcon
Daniel11   0560--   -5.09
Williams11   1391--   66.003.55
Cowans11   0352--   33.003.18
Edmonds11   0311--   66.002.82
Emburey11   2364--   16.503.27

Middlesex inningsRunsBallsMins4s6sDotsS-Rate
GD Barlowrun out7      
WN Slackb Turner60      
*MW Gattingc Lilley b Turner28      
CT Radleyb Pringle7      
RO Butcherlbw b Pringle11      
+PR Downtonc Hardie b Turner0      
JE Embureynot out8      
PH Edmondsrun out0      
NF Williamsrun out4      
NG Cowanslbw b Foster0      
WW Danielb Foster0      
Extras(2 lb, 3 nb, 10 w)15
Total(all out, 46 overs)140
Fall of wickets:
1-9, 2-63, 3-87, 4-113, 5-123, 6-132, 7-134, 8-140, 9-140, 10-140 (46 ov)
Essex bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-BallsDots4s6sS-RateEcon
Lever8   1210--   -2.62
Foster9   1312--   27.003.44
Pringle7   1252--   21.003.57
Turner11   3273--   22.002.45
Gooch11   2340--   -3.09

--> The match was scheduled for one day but extended to two.
--> JE Emburey reached 250 wickets in ListA matches when taking his 4th wicket in the Essex innings





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