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Harmer masterclass caps victory where Essex records fell

(Photo: Getty Images) By Martin Smith Simon Harmer had played just three County Championship matches before Essex extended his one-year..

July 3, 2017 with 0 Comments

Pringle column: So long Tonker! A leader you had to follow

By Derek Pringle In the Essex dressing rooms of yesteryear, famous for their characters, none was bigger or more boldly defined than Brian..

June 28, 2017 with 0 Comments

Essex team-mates mob Simon Harmer after taking 14-128, as Bopara shines with the bat

(Photo: TGSPhoto) By Martin Smith One of cricket’s unlikeliest statistics was laid to rest at Chelmsford: that stylish batsman Ravi..

June 26, 2017 with 0 Comments

Stoneman’s 197 not enough as Essex’s Harmer praises ‘unbelievable’ effort for win

(Photo: Getty Images) By Jeremy Blackmore Essex’s South African off-spinner Simon Harmer says an “unbelievable” team effort has..

June 19, 2017 with 0 Comments

Westley hoping to make experience pay

Chris Stocks speaks to Essex’s Tom Westley about life in the top flight and an England call-up For the past two summers Tom Westley has..

April 11, 2017 with 0 Comments

County Archives – Essex 1979

Champions who smiled their way to the title Paul Edwards continues his fascinating series on the county teams by looking at how perennial..

February 28, 2017 with 0 Comments

Derek Pringle column – Lose outgrounds and we start to lose touch

Essex’s decision not to play cricket at Colchester next season looks like the further erosion of a tradition that goes back to the 19th..

December 6, 2016 with 0 Comments

Essex secure deal for Pakistan bowler Mohammad Amir

Pakistan bowler Mohammad Amir will get a taste of county cricket after agreeing a deal to join Essex for the second half of the 2017..

November 8, 2016 with 0 Comments

Essex lead way but Duckett catches eye

The Cricket Paper’s experts offer their team of the season from Division Two Essex earned the only promotion spot available in Division..

October 5, 2016 with 1 Comment

Derek Pringle column – Work to be done for Essex to shake off yo-yo tag

The biggest challenge of promotion it seems, for those teams which manage it like my old county Essex, is adapting to their new environment..

October 4, 2016 with 0 Comments


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