County Game Postponed After Fatal Crash

The LV= County Championship Division Two match between Leicestershire and Derbyshire has been postponed for two days after Derbyshire player Tom Poynton was involved in a car crash in which his father died.
5 April 2014

County Championship Division Two - A Statistical Preview

Matt Carter takes a detailed statistical look ahead to the LV= County Championship, which gets underway this weekend, continuing with Division Two.
4 April 2014

Leicestershire Sign Deal With Kukri

Kukri and Leicestershire have signed a partnership deal which will see the Kukri become the official kit supplier to the Foxes until 2017.
4 April 2014

Redfern, Bollinger Agree County Deals

Dan Redfern has penned a two-year contract with Leicestershire, while Doug Bollinger will be Kent's overseas player for 2014.
24 February 2014

County Round-Up - 31st January 2014

A round-up of the day's county cricket news, including Leicestershire's capture of former Kent and Nottinghamshire bowler Charlie Shreck.
31 January 2014

County Cricket Round-Up - 23rd July 2013

There were much-needed wins for Derbyshire and Glamorgan in tonight's Friends Life t20 matches. Meanwhile, at Grace Road, Mitchell McClenaghan earnt Lancashire a crucial tie against Leicestershire.
23 July 2013

County Cricket Round-Up - 22nd July 2013

With the Friends Life t20 Group Stage now entering the final furlong, we preview tomorrow's matches.
22 July 2013

County Cricket Round-Up - 20th July 2013

Gloucestershire, Middlesex and Essex all completed victories in the remaining matches in round 13 of the LV= County Championship, while there was a much-needed win for Warwickshire in the day's Friends Life t20 fixture.
20 July 2013

County Cricket Round-Up - 19th July 2013

Yorkshire are the new leaders of the LV= County Championship after completing victory over Derbyshire, while Middlesex and Essex look well placed for wins going into the final days of their matches at Hove and Chelmsford.
19 July 2013

County Cricket Round-Up - 18th July 2013

There was a win for Warwickshire at Edgbaston as they kept their LV= County Championship title defence alive. Meanwhile rivals Yorkshire and Middlesex took complete control of their matches against Sussex and Derbyshire.
18 July 2013

County Cricket Round-Up - 17th July 2013

Draws now look inevitable at Old Trafford and Canterbury, but the match at Edgbaston is nicely set up going into the final day. Elsewhere, Gloucestershire, Leicestershire and Yorkshire all enjoyed outstanding days in the LV= County Championship.
17 July 2013

County Cricket Round-Up - 16th July 2013

There was more joy for the nation's batsmen as runs flowed on another sunny day around the country. Laurie Evans and Rob Key both reached three figures for their sides, while Sean Ervine, James Taylor, Daniel Bell-Drummond, Michael Lumb and Ateeq Javid all prospered.
16 July 2013

County Cricket Round-Up - 12th July 2013

There were wins for Durham, Leicestershire, Warwickshire, Glamorgan and Middlesex in the evening's Friends Life t20 matches. Meanwhile, at Cheltenham, Kent and Gloucestershire set up a last day run chase in their LV= County Championship Division Two match.
12 July 2013

County Cricket Round-Up - 9th July 2013

There were starring roles played by Varun Chopra, Chris Rushworth, Steven Mullaney and Simon Katich as the twelfth round of the LV= County Championship continued around the country.
9 July 2013

County Cricket Round-Up - 8th July 2013

The LV= County Championship made a return as the Friends Life t20 takes a break before its return in earnest at the weekend. There were good performances today from Mark Footitt, Michael Yardy, Varun Chopra and James Vince
9 July 2013

Leicestershire Support DMU's Ask Me About Campaign

Students at our cultural partners De Montfort University (DMU) recruited famous Leicestershire CCC faces to support a new mental health campaign. Matthew Boyce, who recently walked from John O'Groats to Lands End to raise money and awareness for mental health charity MIND, Niall O’Brien, Nathan Buck, Michael Thornely, Shiv Thakor, James Sykes and Club Ambassador Paul Nixon were among those backing the Ask Me About campaign.
21 February 2013

Boyce Receives £5,000 Cheque Following Epic Journey

Matthew Boyce was today presented with a £5,000 from Walkers Crisps and parent company PepsiCo for completing his epic journey from John O'Groats to Land's End in December. Matthew walked from one end of the UK to the other because he wanted to raise money and awareness for Mind and the PCA's Benevolent Fund.
30 January 2013

Paul Nixon Hangs Up His Wicket-Keeping Gloves

Leicestershire's former England wicket-keeper Paul Nixon has announced his retirement from cricket and will play for the Foxes for last time at Grace Road in the Friends Life t20 quarter-final against his former club Kent on 6th August. His decision to retire at the end of the season bring to an end a 24-year career, 21 of which he has spent with Leicestershire, wnning two County Championships and two Twenty20 Cups.
1 August 2011

Broad Appeal Collection Raises Nearly £1000

Chris Broad has thanked Leicestershire CCC for their collection for The Broad Appeal at the Friends Life t20 game against Nottinghamshire Outlaws last Friday. The total money raised was £945.19 and Chris, who was joined on the field by son Stuart and Leicestershire CEO Mike Siddall during the interval, sent a personal message of thanks.
16 June 2011

Leicestershire Foxes Support Broad Appeal

Leicestershire Foxes are delighted to be supporting The Broad Appeal throughout the Friends Life t20 game against Nottinghamshire Outlaws on Friday evening. The Appeal has been set up by Chris Broad, who lost wife Miche to motor neurone disease last year. Chris has joined forces with son Stuart and Gemma to raise money and increase understanding of MND through the establishment of The Broad Appeal.
10 June 2011