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ecb.co.uk News
13th April 2016
Essex opened their Specsavers County Championship campaign with an easy 10-wicket victory over Division Two rivals Gloucestershire at the Essex County Ground.
ecb.co.uk News
12th April 2016
Essex go into the final day just 59 runs short of victory in their Specsavers County Championship Division Two clash with Gloucestershire at the Essex County Ground.
ecb.co.uk News
11th April 2016
Alastair Cook scored his first Specsavers County Championship century since 2014 and shared in a record-breaking stand with Tom Westley before Gloucestershire hit back in their Division Two match at the Essex County Ground.
ecb.co.uk News
10th April 2016
Half-centuries from Gareth Roderick and Hamish Marshall led Gloucestershire’s display on day one of their Specsavers County Championship Division Two clash against Essex at sunny Chelmsford.
Andy Wilson
9th April 2016
The first round of Specsavers County Championship fixtures start on Sunday, with three matches in Division One and three in Division Two. Here, ecb.co.uk takes a look at the team news.
ecb.co.uk News
7th April 2016
An exciting weekend’s sport sees the thrills of the Grand National at Aintree on Saturday followed by the start of the Specsavers County Championship on Sunday. Here, ecb.co.uk looks at the runners and riders for the latter.
ecb.co.uk News
7th April 2016
What can the overseas players offer their teams in the Specsavers County Championship this season? Inside we look at who is representing which counties in 2016.
Andy Wilson
24th March 2016
In the lead up to the 2016 domestic season, ecb.co.uk is running a series of features with all 18 first-class counties. Essex's youngsters are hoping to learn from Alastair Cook when the England Test skipper features for the county early in the season.
ecb.co.uk News
11th March 2016
Essex have boosted their bowling options ahead of the new season after signing Australian paceman Matt Dixon on a two-year deal subject to ECB registration approval.
David Clark
27th February 2016
With the 2016 county season fast approaching, ecb.co.uk picks a player from each of the first-class counties who could make a name for themselves during the upcoming campaign.