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Back injuries a worry for both Buck and Jefferson

Leicestershire will be without England Lions seamer Nathan Buck and opening batsman Will Jefferson for the County Championship opener against Glamorgan at Grace Road, starting on April 5. Both travelled to Barbados for Leicestershire’s pre-season tour last month with back … 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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Jefferson the first semi-final hero: T20 Finals Day: Paul Bolton

Friends Life t20 Finals Day, Edgbaston 1st semi-final:  Leicestershire (132-6)  beat  Lancashire (79-6)  in super over after scores were level Oh the fun and frolics of Twenty20 cricket. Leicestershire reached the final of the Friends Life t20 in dramatic  fashion, … Continue reading

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Misfortune, omission and dizzy heights

Some might say that the ability to tackle adversity is a prerequisite for players that sign for Derbyshire, but none will have fought as hard to succeed against the odds than recent overseas acquisition Martin Guptill. The New Zealander was … Continue reading

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Unbeaten Durham wait for injuries to subside

Durham are perceived to have made a moderate start to the season, yet despite suffering nine injuries they remain unbeaten. The perception stems from the fact that they have dropped as many bowling bonus points in three matches as in … Continue reading

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