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22.04.2018… Leics v Sussex…

Leicestershire v Sussex

Grace Road… Sunday April 22nd

Sussex 438/8 dec & 11/0 / Leics 422/9 dec

Ticket: £12 – Scorecard: £1

A first visit to the cricket for 2018…

Having opened on 112/2, Leicestershire batted through most of the third day, finishing on 422/9 declared, Colin Ackermann top scoring with 186. Sussex finished the day on 11/0, from six overs…

On the final day, Sussex went on to make 238/4 in their second innings, the players and umpires shaking hands at 5pm, match drawn…

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Ishant Sharma Looks on as Leicestershire Bat After Lunch…

Leicestershire; Michael Carberry (*), Paul Horton, Colin Ackermann, Mark Cosgrove, Ateeq Javid, Neil Dexter, Lewis Hill (+), Ben Raine, Callum Parkinson, Gavin Griffiths, Mohammad Abbas

Sussex; Luke Wellsm Philip Salt, Stiaan van Zyl, Harry Finch, Luke Wright, Ben Brown (*)(+), Michael Burgess, Oliver Robinson, Ishant Sharma, David Wiese, Will Beer

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After Tea, 322/5, Lewis Hill on Strike…

Stats…

Leicestershire (2nd Innings); Carberry (32 – lbw Sharma), Horton (0 – lbw Sharma), Ackermann (186 – c Finch b Wells), Cosgrove (64 – c&b Wells), Javid (13 – lbw Wiese), Dexter (34 – c Brown b Wells), Hill (8 – lbw Wells), Raine (40 – c Brown b Sharma), Parkinson (4 – c Brown b Beer), Griffiths (5 – n.o.), Abbas (5 – n.o.)

Did Not Bat; None

Extras; 8nb 5w 12b 6lb – 31

422 for 9 (135 overs)

Bowling; Sharma (29 / 85 / 3), Robinson (27 / 72 / 0), Wiese (23 / 63 / 1), Beer (26 / 88 / 1), van Zyl (3 / 15 / 0), Wells (27 / 81 / 4)

FOW; 7 – 73 – 214 – 253 – 328 – 345 – 406 – 410 – 417

Sussex (2nd Innings); Wells (7 – n.o.), Salt (3 – n.o.)

To Bat; van Zyl, Finch Wright, Brown, Burgess, Robinson, Wiese, Sharma, Beer

Extras; 0nb 0w 0b 1lb – 1

11 for 0 (6 overs)

Bowling; Abbas (3 / 3 / 0), Raine (3 / 7 / 0)

FOW; n/a

As usual, more pictures on flickr…

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11.06.2017… Leics v Sussex…

Leicestershire v Sussex

Grace Road… Sunday June 11th

Leicetershire 340 & 175 / Sussex 284 & 100/2 

Ticket: £12

Sussex took control of the game on Day Three, limiting Leicestershire to 175 in their second innings leaving a target of 232 for victory…

Thet reached 100/2 by close of play, needing a further 132 runs for victory. A victory that was wrapped up on the final day with 5 wickets to spare…

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Jofra Archer: Took 6/70 as Leicesterhire Slumped to 175 All Out…

Leicestershire; Paul Horton, Harry Dearden, Colin Ackermann, Mark Cosgrove, Neil Eckersley, Mark Pettini, Tom Wells, Ben Raine, Zak Chappell, Clint McKay, Dieter Klein

Sussex; Chris Nash, Harry Finch, Luke Wells, Stiaan van Zyl, Luke Wright, Michael Burgess, Chris Jordan, David Wiese, Vernon Philander, Jofra Archer, Danny Briggs

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Bad Light Stops Play: Sussex Returned to Finish on 100/2…

Stats…

Leicestershire (2nd Innings); Horton (16 – c Burgess b Archer), Dearden (36 – c Burgess b Archer), Ackermann (3 – c Burgess b Jordan), Cosgrove (16 – lbw Briggs), Eckersley (1 – lbw Archer), Pettini (4 – b Archer), Wells (24 – c Archer b Briggs), Raine (9 – c Jordan b Briggs), Chappell (27 – n.o.), McKay (10 – c Finch b Archer), Klein (21 – b Archer)

Did Not Bat; None

Extras; 0nb 1w 0b 7lb – 8

175 all out (59.4 overs)

Bowling; Jordan (14 / 29 / 1), Archer (19.4 / 70 / 6), Wiese (6 / 29 / 0), Briggs (20 / 40 / 3)

FOW; 30 – 46 – 69 – 72 – 78 – 87 – 107 – 130 – 147 – 175

Sussex (2nd Innings); Finch (14 – b Raine), Nash (23 – c Eckersley b Raine), Wells (** – n.o.), Briggs (** – n.o.)

Did Not Bat; van Zyl, Wright, Burgess, Jordan, Wiese, Philander, Archer

Extras; nb w b lb –

100 for 2 (* overs)

Bowling; 

FOW; 25 – 79

As usual, more pictures on flickr…