Leicestershire have endured a tough start to their match versus Essex at Chelmsford, with Essex posting 434 for 3 before reducing the visitors to 32 for 2.

It's another tough day in the LV=CC for Matthew Hoggard's Leicestershire, who currently sit 8th in the table.

Promotion-hopefuls Yorkshire will take on Leicestershire at Grace Road on Friday in the first LV=CC game since June 4th.

With bright sunshine predicted, cricket fans will be hoping for a good result from the Foxes following on from their impressive recent results in Clydesdale Bank 40.

Leicestershire Foxes secured an exceptional victory against Worcestershire in the Clydesdale Bank 40.

In a thrilling finale to the play, Leicestershire won by just four wickets on the last ball.

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.

Leicestershire Foxes are out of the FL t20 after suffering defeat to Durham Dynamos on Sunday. The Foxes have won only two of their eight games in the group stages. In sharp contrast, the hopes of the Dynamos of reaching the last eight are now all on the outcome of their home fixture with Lancashire on 8 July.