Warwickshire v Essex
Britannic Assurance County Championship 1988
VenueEdgbaston, Birmingham on 21st, 23rd, 24th May 1988 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossWarwickshire won the toss and decided to field
ResultWarwickshire won by 5 wickets
PointsWarwickshire 21 (Batting 1, Bowling 4); Essex 5 (Batting 1, Bowling 4)
UmpiresJ Birkenshaw, B Dudleston
Close of play day 1Warwickshire (1) 118/7 (Reeve 19*, Merrick 8*)
Close of play day 2Essex (2) 247 all out

Essex first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
BR Hardiec Humpage b Parsons2      
JP Stephensonlbw b Munton32      
PJ Prichardc Humpage b Merrick29      
AR Borderretired hurt4      
AW Lilleyb Merrick0      
*KWR Fletcherc Humpage b Merrick7      
+DE Eastc and b Merrick15      
IL Pontc Moles b Smith29      
TD Topleyc Humpage b Smith16      
JK Leverc Humpage b Smith6      
JH Childsnot out2      
Extras(1 b, 12 lb, 11 nb)24
Total(all out, 57.3 overs)166
Fall of wickets:
1-7, 2-46, 3-76, 4-84, 5-94, 6-110, 7-145, 8-158, 9-166 (57.3 ov)
Warwickshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Merrick20   6394--
Parsons12   3481--
Munton16   2471--
Reeve4   2120--

Warwickshire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
AJ Molesc East b Lever30      
*TA Lloydc sub b Topley18      
Asif Dinc East b Lever2      
AI Kallicharranb Lever6      
+GW Humpagec Hardie b Topley22      
PA Smithc East b Pont0      
DA Reeveb Topley36      
GJ Parsonslbw b Topley4      
TA Merrickc Fletcher b Pont24      
TA Muntonc Fletcher b Pont0      
N Giffordnot out6      
Extras(6 lb, 5 nb, 1 w)12
Total(all out, 51.1 overs)160
Fall of wickets:
1-46, 2-54, 3-57, 4-70, 5-71, 6-92, 7-110, 8-147, 9-147, 10-160 (51.1 ov)
Essex bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Lever16   5323--
Pont17   1653--

Essex second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
JP Stephensonlbw b Merrick3      
+DE Eastc Asif Din b Merrick9      
PJ Prichardc Kallicharran b Parsons0      
AR Borderc Reeve b Merrick112      
BR Hardiec Humpage b Munton4      
AW Lilleylbw b Parsons22      
*KWR Fletcherc Humpage b Munton57      
IL Pontrun out16      
TD Topleyc Moles b Munton1      
JK Leverb Smith5      
JH Childsnot out0      
Extras(12 lb, 5 nb, 1 w)18
Total(all out, 75.1 overs)247
Fall of wickets:
1-11, 2-12, 3-12, 4-42, 5-77, 6-217, 7-227, 8-228, 9-247, 10-247 (75.1 ov)
Warwickshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Merrick26   7723--
Parsons11   4252--
Munton19   3623--
Reeve12   2310--

Warwickshire second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
AJ Molesc Hardie b Lever41      
*TA Lloydc East b Pont86      
Asif Dinc East b Pont33      
AI Kallicharranlbw b Topley24      
+GW Humpagec East b Pont14      
PA Smithnot out32      
DA Reevenot out2      
GJ Parsonsdid not bat      
TA Merrickdid not bat      
TA Muntondid not bat      
N Gifforddid not bat      
Extras(1 b, 9 lb, 8 nb, 4 w)22
Total(5 wickets, 67.1 overs)254
Fall of wickets:
1-106, 2-176, 3-178, 4-204, 5-232
Essex bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Lever15   4481--
Pont20   11043--
Childs10   3210--

--> KWR Fletcher (2) passed 37500 runs in first-class matches when he reached 47
--> TD Topley reached 100 wickets in County Championship matches when taking his 4th wicket in the Warwickshire first innings
--> IL Pont reached 50 wickets in County Championship matches when taking his 1st wicket in the Warwickshire second innings
--> AR Border retired hurt in the Essex first innings having scored 4 (team score 63/2)





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