14th September 2016
Cricket’s professional game in England and Wales agreed an approach for a new eight-team T20 competition, to be staged in addition to the existing NatWest T20 Blast.
23rd August 2016
Leaders Essex had a good day with the ball but lost England captain Alastair Cook before the close of the first day of their match against Leicestershire.
14th July 2016
Dan Lawrence hit his third first class century as Essex grabbed the initiative on the Day Two of their County Championship match with Gloucestershire.
13th July 2016
Matt Quinn returned career best figures of 7 for 61 as Essex bowled themselves into a position of promise on Day One against Gloucestershire.