The weather badly hit the latest round of matches in cricket’s One Day Cup.
South Group leaders Glamorgan beat Kent by 3 wickets under the Duckworth/Lewis method at Canterbury.
Second-placed Essex tied their contest with Somerset at Chelmsford.
They had looked like losing, with four overs remaining Essex lost their 9th wicket and still required 38 runs.
But, James Foster finished was unbeaten with 75 off 50 balls, including eight fours and three sixes.
Somerset 179/8 (29 ov)