Essex v West Indians
West Indies in British Isles 1995
VenueCounty Ground, Chelmsford on 19th, 20th, 21st August 1995 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossWest Indians won the toss and decided to bat
ResultMatch drawn
UmpiresB Dudleston, PB Wight
Close of play day 1Essex (1) 4/0 (Gooch 2*, Robinson 0*)
Close of play day 2West Indians (2) 106/0 (Chanderpaul 23*, Simmons 76*)

West Indians first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
SC Williamsc Rollins b Ilott25     
PV Simmonsb Irani112     
KLT Arthurtonc Rollins b Such49     
S Chanderpaullbw b Irani14     
*CL Hooperc Ilott b Such0     
+CO Brownec Rollins b Cousins30     
OD Gibsonc Robinson b Pearson49     
AC Cumminsb Cousins16     
CEL Ambrosenot out27     
VC Drakeslbw b Gooch11     
R Dhanrajlbw b Gooch22     
Extras(5 b, 6 lb)11
Total(all out, 89.4 overs)366
Fall of wickets:
1-48, 2-138, 3-179, 4-190, 5-209, 6-280, 7-294, 8-304, 9-334, 10-366 (89.4 ov)
Essex bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Ilott9   1561--
Cousins13   1632--
Irani18   1882--
Such24   6482--
Pearson21   2781--

Essex first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
GA Goochretired ill10920828013- 
DDJ Robinsonb Cummins6     
JJB Lewisb Ambrose37     
N Hussainb Dhanraj56     
*PJ Prichardnot out32     
RC Iranist Browne b Arthurton8     
+RJ Rollinsnot out5     
MC Ilottdid not bat      
PM Suchdid not bat      
RM Pearsondid not bat      
DM Cousinsdid not bat      
Extras(3 b, 7 lb, 36 nb, 1 w)47
Total(4 wickets, declared, 79 overs)300
Fall of wickets:
1-13, 2-113, 3-247, 4-277
West Indians bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Cummins10   1451--
Gibson5   1160--
Ambrose11   5241--
Drakes10   1520--
Dhanraj19   0891--
Simmons11   3350--
Chanderpaul1   010--
Hooper5   1150--
Arthurton7   1131--

West Indians second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
S Chanderpaulnot out103144 19- 
PV Simmonsnot out139153 18- 
SC Williamsdid not bat      
KLT Arthurtondid not bat      
*CL Hooperdid not bat      
+CO Brownedid not bat      
OD Gibsondid not bat      
AC Cumminsdid not bat      
CEL Ambrosedid not bat      
VC Drakesdid not bat      
R Dhanrajdid not bat      
Extras(6 b, 9 lb, 3 w)18
Total(no wicket, declared, 49.3 overs)260
Essex bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Ilott3   1210--
Cousins4   0300--
Such16   2760--
Gooch5   0220--
Robinson1   070--

Essex second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
GA Goochc Hooper b Dhanraj50     
DDJ Robinsonlbw b Drakes17     
JJB Lewisc Ambrose b Drakes13     
N Hussainnot out42     
*PJ Prichardb Dhanraj1     
RC Iranic Dhanraj b Chanderpaul22     
+RJ Rollinsc sub (JR Murray) b Chanderpaul28     
MC Ilottnot out2     
PM Suchdid not bat      
RM Pearsondid not bat      
DM Cousinsdid not bat      
Extras(4 b, 6 lb, 17 nb)27
Total(6 wickets, 54 overs)202
Fall of wickets:
1-73, 2-95, 3-109, 4-115, 5-152, 6-198
West Indians bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Cummins5   0260--
Gibson6   1300--
Drakes8   0302--
Dhanraj21   2642--
Simmons2   110--
Chanderpaul12   1412--

--> CEL Ambrose (1) passed 2500 runs in First-Class matches when he reached 26
--> GA Gooch retired ill in the Essex first innings having scored 109 (team score 250/3)