Cook and Co give Essex the edge

Chris Tremlett & Jaik Mickleburgh

Chris Tremlett & Jaik Mickleburgh - The England paceman breaks through early on  

Alastair Cook

Alastair Cook - Cook responds with a half-century  

Surrey & Mark Pettini

Surrey & Mark Pettini - Pettini departs to Stuart Meaker  

Whitgift School

Whitgift School - The Croydon school hosts the LV= County Championship Division Two game  

Adam Wheater

Adam Wheater - Wheater goes aerial en route to 64  

Kevin Pietersen

Kevin Pietersen - Pietersen makes his first championship appearance this season  

Matt Walker

Matt Walker - Walker top-scores with 76  

Tom Maynard & Stuart Meaker

Tom Maynard & Stuart Meaker - Meaker traps James Foster in front for his second wicket  

Rory Hamilton-Brown

Rory Hamilton-Brown - The Surrey skipper reflects on opting to field as Essex close on 318 for six  

Chris Tremlett & Jaik Mickleburgh Alastair Cook Surrey & Mark Pettini Whitgift School Adam Wheater Kevin Pietersen Matt Walker Tom Maynard & Stuart Meaker Rory Hamilton-Brown