Ravi Bopara appeals for a wicket (pic: Gavin Ellis/TGSPHOTO)

Welsh side earn bragging rights on day three

Billy Gordon in bowling action for Hornchurch against Shenfield (pic: Gavin Ellis/TGSPHOTO)

All-rounder was in top form alongside Paul Walter and Tom Moore as Harrow Lodge Park club achieved another win

The ground which Ilford Catholic call home in Barkingside

Ilford Catholic’s Andrew Humphrey is writing a blog during the 2016 season

Ravi Bopara in action for Essex (pic: Nigel French/PA).

Bopara and Westley play key innings in Wales

The 2016 cricket season is underway (pic: Jonathan Brady/PA)

Third straight win puts Old Brentwoods top of pile

Shawn Findlay celebrates taking a wicket for Gidea Park & Romford (pic: Gavin Ellis/TGSPHOTO)

Hutton have reason to cheer as Mumba makes mark

Woodford Green v Upmister with Upminster batting

Harold Wood, Billericay dig in to deny rivals

Hornchurch players celebrate the wicket of Shenfield's Matt Salisbury (pic: Gavin Ellis/TGSPHOTO)

Shenfield beaten; Brentwood denied in draw

Jamie Porter in bowling action for Essex (pic: Gavin Ellis/TGSPHOTO)

Bowlers combine to dismiss hosts in Wales

Injury rules Browne out for Essex

Saturday, May 21, 2016
Nick Browne of Essex leaves the field having been dismissed for a career-best 255 against Derbyshire (pic: Gavin Ellis/TGSPHOTO)

Opening batsman misses trip to Glamorgan

New Essex deal for Nick Browne

Saturday, May 21, 2016
Nick Browne in batting action for Essex on his way to a career-best 255 against Derbyshire (pic: Gavin Ellis/TGSPHOTO)

Batsman extends stay until end of 2018

Ravi Bopara sets off for a run (pic: Gavin Ellis/TGSPHOTO)

Surrey celebrate in front of Sky TV cameras

Harold Wood's Richard Brabner (pic: Graham Hodges)

Skipper Brabner confident against success this weekend

Chris Cook in batting action for Ardleigh Green (pic: Gavin Ellis/TGSPHOTO)

Chris Cook has warned Ardleigh Green against complacency when they host Woodford Green in Essex League Division Three on Saturday.

Hornchurch's Roy Smith and Shenfield's Arshad Ali share a joke during last season's meeting between the two sides (pic: Gavin Ellis/TGSPHOTO)

Harrow Lodge Park club had two 15-year-old’s involved last weekend, but Chamikara Mudalige will return on Saturday

Alan Ison in batting action for Upminster (pic: Gavin Ellis/TGSPHOTO).

Last weekend has increased the confidence at the club after they secured two excellent results against Hadleigh

Rainham's first team celebrate promotion in 2015 (pic: Rainham CC)

Spring Farm Park outfit visit rivals South Weald this weekend looking to build on their win at home to Brookweald

Noak Hill's Romesh Geekiyanage loses his wicket against Havering (pic: Gavin Ellis/TGSPHOTO)

Two local rivals have had contrasting results this season, but both have difficult fixtures this weekend

Ilford skipper Shaz Hafeez (pic: Gavin Ellis/TGSPHOTO)

Valentines Park club keen to keep positive start to season going

Ravi Bopara sets off for a run (pic: Gavin Ellis/TGSPHOTO)

Pakistani fast bowler Wahab Riaz set for debut at the County Ground and excited to play at Chelmsford

Essex frustrated by rain

Thursday, May 19, 2016
Essex's Jamie Porter celebrates taking a wicket (pic: Gareth Fuller/PA)

Eagles unable to force a result, but stay top of standings

Roy Smith scored a century for Hornchurch against Colchester (pic: Gavin Ellis/TGSPHOTO)

After signing from Brentwood during the winter, Tom Moore has quickly settled in well with the Harrow Lodge Park club

Our Man in the Shed: Browne-y points

Wednesday, May 18, 2016
The South boys celebrate Nick Browne's impressive knock for Essex

South Woodford’s Harry Neicho is writing a blog during the 2016 season

Captain Alan Ison in action for Upminster in the field (pic: Gavin Ellis/TGSPHOTO).

Two strong team displays have enabled Ison’s men to build some momentum in various competitions

Bopara’s best boosts Essex

Tuesday, May 17, 2016
Ravi Bopara claimed his best county championship bowling figures for Essex against Derbyshire (pic: Gareth Fuller/PA)

All-rounder returns best championship figures against Derbyshire

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