• BATSMEN
    R
    M
    B
    4s
    6s
    SR
    c Fell b Morris
    46
    116
    89
    9
    0
    51.68
    lbw b Morris
    8
    39
    29
    1
    0
    27.58
    b Leach
    3
    23
    17
    0
    0
    17.64
    c Kohler-Cadmore b Saeed Ajmal
    29
    88
    63
    5
    0
    46.03
    c & b Leach
    30
    93
    81
    4
    0
    37.03
    c Kohler-Cadmore b Morris
    57
    113
    79
    11
    0
    72.15
    c Mitchell b Leach
    6
    14
    14
    1
    0
    42.85
    c & b Saeed Ajmal
    2
    5
    7
    0
    0
    28.57
    b Saeed Ajmal
    5
    7
    7
    1
    0
    71.42
    not out
    29
    56
    42
    3
    1
    69.04
    c Leach b Choudhry
    18
    29
    25
    2
    1
    72.00
    Extras
    20 (b 10, lb 10)
    TOTAL
    253 all out (75.3 Overs, RR: 3.35)
    Fall of wickets: 1-44 (AJ Robson, 9.3 ov), 2-54 (EJH Eckersley, 15.2 ov), 3-75 (GP Smith, 29.1 ov), 4-113 (DJ Redfern, 38.3 ov), 5-167 (JJ Cobb, 53.2 ov), 6-179 (RML Taylor, 57.4 ov), 7-182 (JKH Naik, 58.6 ov), 8-188 (JS Sykes, 60.4 ov), 9-206 (NJ O'Brien, 67.6 ov), 10-253 (CE Shreck, 75.3 ov)
    BowlingOMRWEconWDNB
    JD Shantry6.012804.6600
    CAJ Morris19.075332.7800
    J Leach19.057133.7300
    Saeed Ajmal31.068132.6100
    SH Choudhry0.30010.0000

Close of Play

  • Sun, 13 Jul - day 1 - Worcestershire 1st innings 317/9 (SH Choudhry 40*, CAJ Morris 1*, 99 ov)
  • Mon, 14 Jul - day 2 - Worcestershire 2nd innings 48/2 (RK Oliver 35*, AN Kervezee 5*, 15 ov)
  • Tue, 15 Jul - day 3 - Leicestershire 2nd innings 56/2 (GP Smith 38*, DJ Redfern 1*, 21 ov)
  • Wed, 16 Jul - day 4 - Leicestershire 2nd innings 253 (75.3 ov) - end of match
  • Ajmal signs off with three in victory

    Division Two leaders Worcestershire gave Saeed Ajmal a winning send-off as they overpowered Leicestershire by 204 runs at New Road in a major step towards securing promotion.

  • Smith retraces steps to keep Leicester in touch

    Greg Smith successfully re-traced past footsteps as Leicestershire continued to make life difficult for Worcestershire despite Saeed Ajmal's four wickets for the Division Two leaders at New Road.

  • Kohler-Cadmore 99 but no ice cream

    Tom Kohler-Cadmore fell agonisingly short of his maiden Championship hundred as Worcestershire began to dominate bottom club Leicestershire

  • Buck keep league leaders in check

    Worcestershire captain Daryl Mitchell became the second player to reach 1,000 runs in the current County Championship season before Leicestershire's bowlers pegged the Division Two leaders back to 317 for 9.