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Essex v Lancashire Championship 2018

Essex v Lanashire

Essex v Lancashire, County Championship, County Ground, Chelmsford, Friday 20th – Monday 23rd April, 2018.

Devildogs Archive: Lancashire’s Divison One, County Championship fixtures


Essex v Lancashire

County Championship, Division One

County Ground, Chelmsford

Friday 20th – Monday 23rd April, 2018
Toss uncontested, Lancashire elected to field first

County Ground, Chelmsford Scorecard

County Ground

Essex won by 31 runs

Essex County Cricket Club Lancashire County Cricket Club


  1. Nick Browne
  2. Varun Chopra
  3. Tom Westley
  4. Dan Lawrence
  5. Ravi Bopara
  6. Ryan ten Doeschate (Captain)
  7. James Foster (Wk)
  8. Paul Walter
  9. Simon Harmer
  10. Peter Siddle
  11. Jamie Porter


  1. Keaton Jennings
  2. Haseeb Hameed
  3. Alex Davies (Wk)
  4. Liam Livingstone (Captain)
  5. Dane Vilas
  6. Shivnarine Chanderpaul
  7. Jordan Clark
  8. Tom Bailey
  9. Joe Mennie
  10. Matthew Parkinson
  11. Graham Onions
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** Championship Match Reports **

Essex v Lancashire Preview

Harmer looking to continue his fine form into the new season


Friday 20th April 2018

Porter and Harmer back in harness as Essex recover the poise of champions

Essex v Lancashire, Day One


Saturday 21st April 2018

Foster’s champion grit builds hefty lead

Essex take control after Day Two at Chelmsford


Sunday 22nd April 2018

Porter stars again to end Lancashire’s brave chase

Lancashire beaten by Essex with day to spare

Match Report Essex v Lancashire