leicestershire foxes

17.07.2016… Warks v Leics…

Bears v Foxes

Edgbaston… Sunday July 17th…

Bears won by 28 runs

Ticket: £11 (Season Pass)

Back to winning ways for the Birmingham Bears, on a warm and sunny afternoon at Edgbaston…

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Outside Edgbaston…

Teams…

Birmingham Bears; Sam Hain, *Ian Bell, +Matthew Wade, Laurie Evans, Rikki Clarke, Keith Barker, Aaron Thomason, Ateeq Javid, Jeetan Patel, Josh Poysden, Oliver Hannon-Dalby

Leicestershire Foxes; *Mark Pettini, Mark Cosgrove, Cameron Delport, Lewis Hill, Farhaan Behardien, +Niall O’Brien, Tom Wells, Rob Taylor, Ben Raine, Clint McKay, Rob Sayer

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Leicestershire Bat…

Stats…

Birmingham Bears; Hain (79 – c Raine b Delport), *Bell (57 – c N.O’Brien b Taylor), +Wade (5 – lbw b McKay), Evans (9 – c Raine b Delport), Clarke (24 – n.o.), BArker (4 – n.o.)

Did Not Bat; Thomason, Javid, Patel, Poysden, Hannon-Dalby

Extras; 0nb 6w 0b 2lb – 8

186 for 4 (20 overs)

Bowling; McKay (4 / 16 / 1), Raine (4 / 35 / 0), Taylor (3 / 37 / 1), Sayer (2 / 32 / 0), Wells (2 / 21 / 0), Behardien (2 / 22 / 0), Delport (3 / 21 / 2)

FOW; 125 – 139 – 151 – 164

Leicestershire Foxes; *Pettini (21 – c Patel b Hannon-Dalby), Cosgrove (42 – c Evans b Patel), Delport (20 – c Patel b Javid), Hill (29 – st Wade b Patel), Behardien (18 – c Evans b Clarke), +N.O’Brien (9 – c Evans b Hannon-Dalby), Wells (2 – r.o. Clarke), Taylor (8 – c Barker b Clarke), Raine (2 – n.o.), McKay (0 – r.o. Hannon-Dalby), Sayer (1 – n.o.)

Did Not Bat; None

Extras; 2nb 1w 0b 3lb – 6

158 for 9 (20 overs)

Bowling; Clarke (4 / 17 / 2), Hannon-Dalby (4 / 38 / 2), Barker (4 / 30 / 0), Patel (4 / 30 / 2), Poysden (2  / 25 / 0), Javid (2 / 15 / 1)

FOW; 36 – 81 – 91 – 133 – 135 – 138 – 153 – 156 – 156

As usual, more pictures on flickr…

15.07.2016… Leics v Lancs…

Foxes v Lightning

Grace Road… Friday July 15th…

Foxes won by 9 runs

Ticket: £15

Over 400 runs scored in 40 overs, including a century by Lancashire’s Alviro Petersen. All to no avail though, Leicestershire winning by 9 runs…

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Lancashire Field, Under the Lights…

Teams…

Leicestershire Foxes; *Mark Pettini, Mark Cosgrove, Cameron Delport, +Lewis Hill, Farhaan Behardien, Michael Burgess, Ben Raine, Rob Taylor, Clint McKay, Rob Sayer, Richard Jones

Lancashire Lightning; Luis Reece, Alviro Petersen, Karl Brown, Liam Livingstone, *Steven Croft, Tom Smith, Jordan Clark, +Tom Moores, Stephen Parry, Nathan Buck, George Edwards

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Leicestershire Field, Lancashire Chase…

Stats…

Leicestershire Foxes; *Pettini (76 – lbw b Clark), Cosgrove (16 – c Clark b Buck), Delport (68 – c Reece b Edwards), +Hill (15 – n.o.), Behardien (13 – n.o.)

Extras; 2nb 5w 2b 10lb – 19

Did Not Bat; Burgess, Raine, Taylor, McKay, Sayer, Jones

207 for 3 (20 overs)

Bowling; Smith (4 / 23 / 0), Buck (4 / 31 / 1), Clark (4 / 45 / 1), Parry (3 / 31 / 0), Edwards (3 / 48 / 1), Croft (1 / 11 / 0), Reece (1 / 6 / 0)

FOW; 32 – 172 – 179

Lancashire Lightning; Reece (2 – b Jones), Petersen (103 – n.o.), Brown (18 – c Delport b Sayer), Livingstone (10 – c Hill b Jones), *Croft (36 – c Taylor b Sayer), Smith (9 – n.o.)

Extras; 6nb 7w 0b 7lb – 20

Did Not Bat; Clark, +Moores, Parry, Buck, Edwards

198 for 4 (20 overs)

Bowling; McKay (4 / 22 / 0), Jones (4 / 37 / 2), Raine (4 / 49 / 0), Taylor (4 / 40 / 0), Sayer (2 / 20 /2), Behardien (2 / 23 / 0)

FOW; 18 – 46 – 59 – 125

As usual, more pictures on flickr…

12.07.2016… Leics v Notts…

Foxes v Outlaws

Grace Road… Tuesday July 12th…

Match Abandoned

Ticket: £15

The joys of a UK summer. I stood in the rain, under the trees for an hour and a half and then went home…

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18:30… Not Looking Promising…

Back again on Friday for the Lancashire Lightning game, fingers crossed there’ll be see some cricket…

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19:55… The Inevitable…

More pictures of a damp cricket ground on flickr…

08.07.2016… Leics v Derbs…

Foxes v Falcons

Grace Road… Friday July 8th…

Foxes won by 9 wickets

Ticket: £15

A comfortable victory for Leicestershire on a warm, dry Friday evening…

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Leicestershire Bat…

Teams…

Leicestershire Foxes; *Mark Pettini, Mark Cosgrove, Cameron Delport, Kevin O’Brien, Farhaan Behardien, Neil Dexter, +Lewis Hill, Tom Wells, Ben Raine, Clint McKay, Rob Sayer

Derbyshire Falcons; Hamish Rutherford, *Wes Durston, Neil Broom, Chesney Hughes, Wayne Madsen, Jimmy Neesham, Shiv Thakor, Alex Hughes, Matthew Critchley, Tom Milnes, +Harvey Hosein

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Derbyshire Field…

Stats…

Leicestershire Foxes; *Pettini (71 – n.o.), Cosgrove (52 – c&b Durston), Delport (38 – n.o.)

Did Not Bat; O’Brien, Behardien, Dexter, +Hill, Wells, Raine, McKay, Sayer

Extras; 0nb 3w 0b 0lb – 3

164 for 1 (15.5 overs)

Bowling; Thakor (2 / 10 / 0), Neesham (2 / 29 / 0), Milnes (3 / 30 / 0), Hughes (4 / 42 / 0), Critchley (2.5 / 31 / 0), Durston (2 / 22 / 1)

FOW; 106

Derbyshire Falcons; Rutherford (13 – c Hill b Raine), *Durston (4 – c Hill b Raine), Broom (59 – b Behardien), Hughes (6 – lbw Raine), Madsen (14 – c Cosgrove b K.O’Brien), Neesham (45 – c Pettini b McKay), Thakor (3 – c Sayer b Behardien), Hughes (3- b McKay), Critchley (4 – r.o. McKay), Milnes (0 – b McKay), +Hosein (0 – n.o.)

Did Not Bat; None

Extras; 4nb 2w 0b 1lb – 7

158 all out (19.5 overs)

Bowling; Raine (4 / 43 /3), McKay (3.5 / 20 / 3), K.O’Brien (3 / 28 / 1), Dexter (4 / 22 / 0), Behardien (4 / 35 / 2), Sayer (1 / 9 / 0)

FOW; 13 – 28 – 42 – 96 – 114 – 121 – 134 – 154 – 158 – 158

As usual, more pictures on flickr…

26.06.2016… Nhants v Leics…

Steelbacks v Foxes

County Ground… Sunday June 26th…

Steelbacks won by 6 wickets

Ticket: £20 – Scorecard: 50p

A comfortable victory for Northamptonshire, and no rain. Well, at least not until the walk back to the station…

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Outside The County Ground: Forthcoming Fixtures…

Teams…

Northamptonshire Steelbacks; Richard Levi, +Adam Rossington, Josh Cobb, Ben Duckett, Stven Crook, *Alex Wakely, Rob Keogh, Graeme White, Richard Gleeson, Muhammad Azhar Ullah, Moin Ashraf
Leicestershire Foxes; 
*Mark Pettini, Mark Cosgrove, Cameron Delport, Kevin O’Brien, Paul Horton, +Lewis Hill, Tom Wells, Rob Taylor, Neil Dexter, Clint McKay, Jigar Naik

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Inside The County Ground: Leicestershire Bat…

Stats…

Northamptonshire Steelbacks; Levi (12 – c sub b McKay), +Rossington (50 – b Cosgrove), Cobb (57 – c Pettini b Delport), Duckett (20 – c K.O’Brien b Delport), Crook (1 – n.o.), *Wakely (4 – n.o.)

Did Not Bat; Keogh, White, Gleeson, Azhar Ullah, Ashraf

Extras; 0nb 7w 0b 1lb – 8

152 for 4 (17.5 overs)

Bowling; Taylor (3 / 35 / 0), McKay (4 / 21 / 1), K.O’Brien (2 / 21 / 0), Dexter (2 / 11 / 0), Naik (2 / 17 / 0), Delport (2.5 / 27 / 2), Cosgrove (2 / 19 / 1)

FOW; 13 – 102 -136 – 148

Leicestershire Foxes; *Pettini (56 – lbw White), Cosgrove (2 – b Gleeson), Delport (6 – b Gleeson), K.O’Brien (29 – c White b Cobb), Horton (29 – ret. hurt), +Hill (15 – hit wicket b Gleeson), Wells (1 – n.o.), Taylor (1 – n.o.)

Did Not Bat; Dexter, McKay, Naik

Extras; 2nb 4w 1b 3lb – 10

149 for 5  (20 overs)

Bowling; Ashraf (4 / 28 / 0), Gleeson (4 / 20 / 3), Azhar Ullah (2 / 26 / 0), Crook (3 / 32 / 0), White (4 / 24 / 1), Cobb (3 / 15 / 1)

FOW; 6 – 17 – 91 – 109 – 146

As usual, more pictures on flickr…