Result
Specsavers County Championship Division Two at Leicester, Sep 25-28 2017
128 & 270
(49.2 ov, target 197)
202 & 197/4
Northants won by 6 wickets
1y
• David Hopps at Grace Road

Cosgrove provides substance to stretch Northants

Mark Cosgrove held up Northamptonshire as their promotion hopes faded - not that it mattered to many in The Meet at Grace Road

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Scorecard summary
Leicestershire128(37.2 overs)1st Innings
Ben Raine57 (57)
Zak Chappell21 (46)
Ben Sanderson5/39(15.2)
Richard Gleeson5/49(14.1)
Northamptonshire202(59.1 overs)1st Innings
Luke Procter82 (148)
Rob Newton44 (93)
Leicestershire270(74.4 overs)2nd Innings
Mark Cosgrove80 (134)
Aadil Ali37 (77)
Simon Kerrigan4/62(17.4)
Northamptonshire197/4(49.2 overs)2nd Innings
Luke Procter94 (153)
Alex Wakely38 (66)
49.2
2
Parkinson to Keogh, 2 runs
49.1
Parkinson to Keogh, no run
end of over 492 runs
Nthnt: 195/4CRR: 3.97 
Josh Cobb8 (16)
Rob Keogh13 (20)
Ned Eckersley1-0-2-0
Ben Raine16-2-59-1
48.6
Eckersley to Cobb, no run
48.5
Eckersley to Cobb, no run
48.4
Eckersley to Cobb, no run
48.3
Eckersley to Cobb, no run
48.2
1
Eckersley to Keogh, 1 run
48.1
1
Eckersley to Cobb, 1 run
end of over 486 runs
Nthnt: 193/4CRR: 4.02 
Rob Keogh12 (19)
Josh Cobb7 (11)
Ben Raine16-2-59-1
Callum Parkinson10-0-47-1
47.6
4
Raine to Keogh, FOUR runs
47.5
Raine to Keogh, no run
47.4
Raine to Keogh, no run
47.3
1
Raine to Cobb, 1 run
47.2
Raine to Cobb, no run
47.1
1
Raine to Keogh, 1 run
end of over 472 runs
Nthnt: 187/4CRR: 3.97 
Josh Cobb6 (9)
Rob Keogh7 (15)
Callum Parkinson10-0-47-1
Ben Raine15-2-53-1
46.6
Parkinson to Cobb, no run
46.5
Parkinson to Cobb, no run
46.4
Parkinson to Cobb, no run
46.3
Parkinson to Cobb, no run
Match details
Grace Road, Leicester
TossToss uncontested, Northamptonshire elected to first
SeriesSpecsavers County Championship Division Two 2017
Season2017
Hours of play (local time)10.30am start, Lunch 12.30-13.10, Tea 15.10-15.30, Close 17.30
Match days25,26,27,28 September 2017 (4-day match)
Umpires
Nick Cook
Paul Baldwin
PointsNorthamptonshire 20, Leicestershire 3