Close of Play

  • Fri, 15 Aug - day 1 - Surrey 1st innings 403/8 (SM Davies 147*, SC Meaker 19*, 86.4 ov)
  • Sat, 16 Aug - day 2 - Leicestershire 1st innings 303/7 (NJ O'Brien 62*, NL Buck 4*, 72 ov)
  • Sun, 17 Aug - day 3 - Surrey 2nd innings 217/4 (SM Davies 25*, JJ Roy 5*, 60 ov)
  • Mon, 18 Aug - day 4 - Leicestershire 2nd innings 232/6 (56 ov) - end of match

Match Notes

  • Stubborn Leicestershire deny Surrey

    Rain and an unbeaten seventh-wicket stand of 85 runs between Rob Taylor and Jigar Naik put a dent in Surrey's promotion ambitions as Leicestershire held out for a draw in their encounter at Grace Road

  • Burns century puts Surrey in control

    Opener Rory Burns hit a century to boost Surrey's promotion push and their hopes of victory over Leicestershire Grace Road.

  • O'Brien, Taylor revive Leicestershire

    Stand-in captain Niall O'Brien led the way as Leicestershire staged a spirited fightback in a bid to avoid the follow-on against Surrey at Grace Road

  • Davies responds to Foakes signing

    Steven Davies scored his second Championship century of the season and Vikram Solanki hit 93 as promotion-seeking Surrey took control of their Division Two game against bottom-of-the-table Leicestershire