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4th July 2015
Australia wrapped up a 169-run victory over Essex in their final warm-up match ahead of the Investec Ashes at the Essex County Ground, where it had earlier been announced veteran paceman Ryan Harris was to retire through injury. News
3rd July 2015
Australia were in position to claim back-to-back wins to complete their preparations for the first Investec Ashes Test in Cardiff, although Essex made sure they made heavy weather of their work. News
1st July 2015
Australia all-rounder Mitchell Marsh staked his claim for an Ashes berth with an unbeaten 136 against Essex in their final warm-up match before the first Investec Test next week. News
26th June 2014
England players involved in the recent Investec Test series against Sri Lanka will be rested from all cricket ahead of the India series other than Moeen Ali and Chris Woakes. News
13th May 2014
Alastair Cook and Ravi Bopara will get an early look at the Sri Lankans ahead of the international summer after the pair were named in Essex’s team for Tuesday's 50-over day/night clash. News
3rd July 2013
Graeme Swann took five wickets and Graham Onions four as England thrashed Essex by 228 runs on the fourth and final day of the LV= Challenge at Chelmsford. News
2nd July 2013
Jonathan Trott is convinced England made the best of a "lose-lose" situation after their Investec Ashes warm-up opponents Essex lost two frontline bowlers to mid-match injuries. News
2nd July 2013
Alastair Cook and Jonathan Trott made substantial contributions with the bat as England built a commanding lead over Essex on day three of the LV= Challenge. News
1st July 2013
Tim Bresnan knew that Graeme Swann would be fine, soon after he was hit by on the forearm by a Tymal Mills ball. News
1st July 2013
Joe Root admirably filled in for Graeme Swann with his first senior four-for to peg Essex back on the second day of the LV= Challenge at Chelmsford. Tim Bresnan made 105 not out and Swann fell six short of a century.