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Wakely: If day/night county games become the norm fairness in consistency is key

(Photo: Getty Images) By Matt Wright Whatever the future of pink-ball cricket is in this country, this has certainly been a week to..

July 3, 2017 with 0 Comments

‘We have a freakish bowling attack’, says Fletcher after rampant Notts win

(Photo: Getty Images) By Matt Davies Nottinghamshire tightened their grip on top spot in Division Two after thrashing Leicestershire. The..

June 26, 2017 with 0 Comments

Welch named as Leicestershire assistant coach

Graeme Welch will work alongside new Leicestershire head coach Pierre de Bruyn after the former Derbyshire elite performance director was..

September 6, 2016 with 0 Comments

Outgrounds – Leicestershire

When Gower rescued Taylor from a battering by snarling Sylvester Dan Whiting unearths some intriguing tales from Leicestershire’s forays..

August 16, 2016 with 0 Comments

Cosgrove to stay at Leicestershire until 2018

Leicestershire captain Mark Cosgrove will stay at the county until at least the end of the 2018 season after signing a two-year contract..

July 12, 2016 with 0 Comments

Niall O’Brien set to be out until end of July

Leicestershire could be without wicketkeeper Niall O’Brien until the end of July with the Irishman suffering a calf muscle tear...

June 13, 2016 with 0 Comments

ICP Young Gun – Michael Burgess

‘I was gutted to fall for 98 on county debut’ Scoring 98 against Sri Lanka on county debut is hardly the worst start to a..

June 7, 2016 with 0 Comments

Where are they now? Leicestershire – 2001 runners up Sunday League and C&G Trophy

By Neil Fissler Neil Burns admits that Leicestershire were disappointed not to have ended the 2001 season with at least one trophy in the..

June 7, 2016 with 0 Comments

Paul Nixon column – Batters beware: A team can fold any time

It’s been nice to see wickets falling in the County Championship now after batsmen dominated the opening few weeks, but there were..

May 30, 2016 with 0 Comments

Why Leicester fairytale can’t be repeated by cricket cousins

Tim Wigmore reveals how county cricket’s finances mean the underdog has had his day in the Championship Fans of the County Championship..

April 26, 2016 with 0 Comments


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