1st September 2015
Muhammad Azhar Ullah captured three of the six wickets to fall as Essex ended a truncated opening day of their LV=County Championship Division Two match against Northamptonshire at Chelmsford on 177 for six.
1st September 2015
Newly-capped England paceman Reece Topley will move from Essex to Hampshire next season after agreeing a two-year contract with the south-coast club.
10th August 2015
Surrey moved a step nearer to clinching promotion with a three-wicket victory against Essex in their LV=County Championship Division Two match at Colchester.
9th August 2015
Tom Westley was closing in on his third first-class century of the summer as Essex built up a lead of 237 runs in their LV= County Championship Division Two clash with Surrey at Colchester.
8th August 2015
Monty Panesar marked his LV= County Championship return after more than four months out by taking three wickets for Essex but Rory Burns responded with an unbeaten century for Surrey, who made significant inroads into their opponents' total.
7th August 2015
Nick Browne continued his impressive form for Essex in their LV= County Championship Division Two match against Surrey at Colchester.
6th August 2015
Paul Grayson admits injuries are stretching his squad but is backing Essex to push promotion-chasing Surrey all the way in their LV= County Championship Division Two match which starts on Friday.
3rd August 2015
Two young cricketers, Tom Abell and Jamie Porter, have been chosen as wildcard picks and will join six other young stars on the shortlist for the 2015 LV= Breakthrough Player Award.
21st July 2015
A maiden LV= County Championship hundred from Sam Billings and an extraordinary third-afternoon collapse by Essex allowed Kent to land an innings-and-207-run win in Tunbridge Wells with more than a day to spare.