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REACTION: Second again - Somerset miss out on first ever title


County Championship title decider: Updates from Somerset v Essex day four

By Paul Martin

Last updated:

    Match drawn - Essex champions, Somerset second
  • Essex need 63 to win after Somerset forfeit second innings
  • Somerset bowl Essex out for 141 (Essex lose six for 15)
  • Play resumes at noon after morning rain
  • Somerset must win to become champions
  • Essex begin on 25-0 (first innings) in reply to 203
  • Rain has so far ruined title decider