Leicetsershire Beat Netherlands in Clydesdale Bank 40

Leicestershire recorded their first Clydesdale Bank 40 victory of the campaign over the Netherlands, thanks to a 33 runs victory.

Matthew Hoggard secured 3 wickets in the victory along with another 3 wickets from James Sykes and a perfectly paced innings from Michael Thornley.

Hoggard, who led the team to FL t20 success in 2011, will continue to skipper Leicestershire in the LV=CC and his contribution this afternoon was massively important to the team's success.