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Hand surgery to sideline Hoggard for up to a month

Leicestershire captain Matthew Hoggard has had an operation on a hand injury which he sustained throwing a rugby ball in training last week. Hoggard saw a specialist on Monday April 16 and had surgery straight away to pin his left … Continue reading

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Hoggard to see specialist about hand injury

Leicestershire captain Matthew Hoggard is to see a specialist to establish the seriousness of a hand injury he sustained in training last week. The former England swing bowler damaged his left hand attempting to catch a rugby ball but Leicestershire … Continue reading

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Hoggard backing for under-pressure Strauss

England’s under-pressure captain Andrew Strauss has found support from his former Test team-mate Matthew Hoggard. Strauss led England to Ashes success last year and took them to the top of the ICC World Test rankings but his future as England … Continue reading

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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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Hoggard told he needs keyhole surgery on shoulder

Leicestershire captain Matthew Hoggard is to undergo surgery on his left shoulder when he returns from a stint commentating on the India v England one-day international series. Hoggard, 34, sustained the injury in the recent Champions League qualifying tournament in … Continue reading

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Leicestershire looking to surprise a few teams: Hoggard

Leicestershire are enjoying their status as underdogs as they prepare for the Nokia Champions League T20 qualifiers in Hyderabad. Leicestershire won the Friends Life t20 three weeks ago despite being the least fancied of the four sides who reached finals … Continue reading

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Hoggard return is boost for Leicestershire

Leicestershire will be boosted by the return of captain Matthew Hoggard after six weeks out with a wrist injury for their trip to Colwyn Bay to face Glamorgan in the LV County Championship on Wednesday August 17. Hoggard sustained his … Continue reading

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Hoggard and Gurney fitness doubts for T20 quarter-final

Leicestershire’s Friends Life t20 quarter final against Kent will be played at Grace Road on Saturday August 6 (5pm). There were originally supposed to be two quarter-finals on the Saturday but the England and Wales Cricket Board has now agreed … Continue reading

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Injury could rule McDonald out of Derbyshire match

Inspirational all-rounder Andrew McDonald could miss Leicestershire’s Friends Life t20 Midlands derby against Derbyshire at Grace Road on Friday July 8. The former Australia Test player has been a key figure in guiding Leicestershire into the quarter-finals of the competition … Continue reading

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Costly punch sidelines Hoggard for a fortnight

Leicestershire captain Matthew Hoggard is likely to be out of action for between two and three weeks after he suffered tendon damage to his right wrist hitting a punchball. The former England swing bowler sustained the injury in training on … Continue reading

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