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Essex County Cricket Club

Essex County Cricket Club
CountyEssex County Cricket Club
OnedayEssex Eagles
CoachEngland Paul Grayson
CaptainEngland James Foster
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GroundCounty Cricket Ground, Chelmsford
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Fcdebutyr1895
FcdebutvenueLeyton
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Essex County Cricket Club is one of the 18 major county clubs which make up the English and Welsh national cricket structure, representing the historic county of Essex. Its limited overs team is called the Essex Eagles, their team colours this season are blue.

The club plays most of its home games at the County Cricket Ground, Chelmsford. It also plays some games at Lower Castle Park in Colchester, and at Garons Park in Southend. The club has formerly used other venues throughout the county including Ilford, Leyton Cricket Ground, Romford, and Billericay.Essex C.C.C. is presently captained by James Foster, and has a very strong limited-overs team, which has won the National League in both 2005 and 2006, won the Friends Provident Trophy final in 2008, and reached the current Twenty20 Cup finals day.

Essex County Cricket Club Video

Watch highlights as Essex ae bowled out for their lowest first-class score of 20 as Lancashire beat them in LV= County Championship at Chelmsford. Already in...
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Essex Vs Lancashire 2013 - Essex All Out For 20 Runs Fall OF Wickets.
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Essex wicketkeeper James Foster dives to stump Worcestershire batsman Tom Fell in their LV= County Championship match. SUBSCRIBE for more! We'll Send you lot...
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Graham Napier took four wickets in four balls as Essex beat Surrey in the Yorkshire Bank 40 on Monday night.
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Kyle Hogg puts in a contender for drop of the season during Lancashire's match with Essex.
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Footage of the kick that got Monty Panesar a suspended two match ban, following a summer in which he was also fined by police for his behaviour.
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England Test captain Alastair Cook celebrated his new arrival with an unbeaten 139 as Essex took control of their LV= County Championship Division Two match ...
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Is this the catch of the season so far? Stewart Walters dives to scoop up Mark Pettini during Glamorgan's game against Essex.
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Yellow Advertiser---ESSEX County Cricket- have said contract negotiations with batsman Ravi Bopara are close to completion. The 25-year-old's future has been the centre of ... - Date : Fri, 15 Oct 2010 11:19:09 GMT+00:00
Phillips signs one year contract extension for Essex CC - Thurrock Gazette Tweet this news
Thurrock Gazette--COUNTY CRICKET: Tim Phillips is hoping to build on an encouraging season after signing a one-year contract extension with -Essex County Cricket Club-. ... - Date : Wed, 20 Oct 2010 16:33:17 GMT+00:00

Second XI honours :
Player Runs
Graham Gooch 30,701
Keith Fletcher 29,434
Peter Perrin 29,172
Jack O'Connor 27,722
Jack Russell 23,606
Gordon Barker 21,893
Trevor Bailey 21,460
Doug Insole 20,113

Second XI honours :
Player Wickets
Peter Smith 1,610
Stan Nichols 1,608
Trevor Bailey 1,593
John Lever 1,473
Walter Mead 1,472
Johnny Douglas 1,443
Ray Smith 1,317
Ken Preston 1,155
Ray East 1,010

Pro40 Division 2 :
No. Name Nationality Birth date Batting Style Bowling Style Notes
Batsmen
26 Alastair Cook GB 24 December 1984(age 29) Left-handed Right arm off break
3 Owais Shah GB 22 October 1978(age 36) Right-handed Right arm off break
34 Billy Godleman GB 11 February 1989(age 25) Left-handed Right arm leg break
32 Jaik Mickleburgh GB 30 March 1990(age 24) Right-handed Right arm medium-fast
24 Mark Pettini GB 07 August 1983(age 31) Right-handed Right arm medium pace
22 Matthew Walker GB 02 January 1974(age 40) Left-handed Right arm medium pace
All-rounders
25 Ravi Bopara GB 04 May 1985(age 29) Right-handed Right arm medium pace Vice-captain
17 Graham Napier GB 06 January 1980(age 34) Right-handed Right arm medium-fast
27 Ryan ten Doeschate NL 30 June 1980(age 34) Right-handed Right arm medium-fast
21 Tom Westley GB 13 March 1989(age 25) Right-handed Right arm off break
18 Chris Wright GB 14 July 1985(age 29) Right-handed Right arm medium-fast
56 Scott Styris NZ 10 July 1975(age 39) Right-handed Right arm medium pace Overseas player for Twenty20
35 Michael Comber GB 26 October 1989(age 25) Right-handed Right arm medium-fast
Wicket-keepers
7 James Foster GB 15 April 1980(age 34) Right-handed Right arm medium-fast Club captain, appointed June 2010
31 Adam Wheater GB 13 February 1990(age 24) Right-handed Slow left-arm orthodox
Bowlers
29 Maurice Chambers GB 14 September 1987(age 27) Right-handed Right arm fast
38 Tim Southee NZ 11 December 1988(age 25) Right-handed Right arm medium-fast Overseas player for T20 only
23 Tim Phillips GB 13 March 1981(age 33) Left-handed Slow left-arm orthodox
9 David Masters GB 22 April 1978(age 36) Right-handed Right arm medium pace
36 Max Osborne GB 21 November 1990(age 24) Right-handed Right arm medium-fast
20 Tom Craddock GB 13 July 1989(age 25) Right-handed Right arm Leg break On loan from Unicorns until the end of the 2011 season
6 Reece Topley GB 12 February 1994(age 20) Right-handed Left arm medium-fast
5 Tymal Mills GB 12 August 1992(age 22) Right-handed Left arm medium-fast

English and Welsh first-class cricket clubs

Derbyshire * Durham * Essex * Glamorgan * Gloucestershire * Hampshire * Kent * Lancashire * Leicestershire * Middlesex * Northamptonshire * Nottinghamshire * Somerset * Surrey * Sussex * Warwickshire * Worcestershire * Yorkshire
MCC * Cambridge University * Durham UCCE * Loughborough UCCE * Oxford University



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