Minor Counties v Essex
Benson and Hedges Cup 1983 (Group C)
VenueChalvey Road, Slough on 17th May 1983 (55-over match)
Balls per over6
TossMinor Counties won the toss and decided to bat
ResultEssex won by 9 wickets
PointsMinor Counties 0; Essex 2
UmpiresR Julian, KE Palmer
Man of the MatchKWR Fletcher

Minor Counties inningsRunsBallsMins4s6sS-Rate
A Kennedylbw b Pringle2     
SG Plumbrun out13     
D Baileyc DE East b Turner27     
RV Lewisc RE East b Turner1     
NA Riddellb Phillip10     
WM Osmanlbw b Pringle11     
S Greenswordlbw b Turner0     
NT O'Brienb Lever17     
*+FE Collyerc Fletcher b Lever28     
IL Pontnot out13     
D Surridgenot out0     
Extras(8 lb, 8 nb, 2 w)18
Total(9 wickets, innings closed, 55 overs)140
Fall of wickets:
1-9, 2-30, 3-34, 4-63, 5-63, 6-63, 7-82, 8-112, 9-139
Essex bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-BallsS-RateEcon
Lever10   3272--30.002.70
Pringle11   3262--33.002.36
Phillip10   4251--60.002.50
Turner11   2243--22.002.18
RE East7   360---0.86
Gooch6   2140---2.33

Essex inningsRunsBallsMins4s6sS-Rate
GA Goochb O'Brien38     
BR Hardienot out30     
*KWR Fletchernot out62     
KS McEwandid not bat      
KR Pontdid not bat      
N Phillipdid not bat      
DR Pringledid not bat      
S Turnerdid not bat      
+DE Eastdid not bat      
RE Eastdid not bat      
JK Leverdid not bat      
Extras(1 b, 9 lb, 1 w)11
Total(1 wicket, 41.1 overs)141
Fall of wickets:
1-55 (Gooch)
Minor Counties bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-BallsS-RateEcon
Pont8   1370---4.62
Surridge6   0240---4.00
O'Brien9   4181--54.002.00
Plumb11   3220---2.00
Greensword7   0280---4.00