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Whitticase opts for Barbados for Leics pre-season

Leicestershire will join their Midlands rivals Nottinghamshire and Warwickshire in Barbados for a pre-season trip to the Caribbean island in March. Leicestershire will spend 11 days on the island ahead of the new domestic season where they will play a … Continue reading

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Leicestershire quartet sign contract extensions

Leicestershire have received a pre-season boost with four players who were due to be out-of-contract in September agreeing one-year extensions. Batsmen Josh Cobb, Will Jefferson and Greg Smith, plus seam bowler Alex Wyatt, have all agreed to stay at Grace … Continue reading

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Boyce and Cobb’s cricketing rarity: Andrew Hignell

One of the abiding memories of the 2011 season came in the Friends Life t20 final at Edgbaston when Matthew Boyce, Leicestershire’s substitute fielder, held four towering catches on the boundary’s edge in an arc between deep square-leg and deep mid-wicket, all off … Continue reading

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Cobb earns England call-up for Hong Kong Sixes

Leicestershire’s Josh Cobb has been included in England’s squad for the Hong Kong Sixes tournament later this month. Cobb has been rewarded for his consistent performances throughout Leicestershire’s Friends Life t20 campaign, including a four-wicket haul with his off spin … Continue reading

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