Result
County Championship Division Two at Leicester, Sep 11-14 2012
234 & 296
(58.3 ov, target 236)
295 & 237/8
Leics won by 2 wickets
Gloucestershire 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
EJM Cowan  b Buck1928312067.85
BAC Howell  b White727460025.92
DM Housego  b Thakor2234522064.70
APR Gidman (c)lbw b Thakor1119282057.89
HJH Marshall c †Eckersley b Buck4766777071.21
IA Cockbain c Thakor b Henderson4859799081.35
WRS Gidman lbw b Naik2658822044.82
JN Batty lbw b Naik2395782024.21
JK Fuller c †Eckersley b Henderson28120025.00
JMR Taylor not out53610166.66
LC Norwell c Smith b Henderson011000.00
Extras(b 7, lb 10, nb 7)24
TOTAL(65.5 Ov, RR: 3.55)234
Fall of wickets: 1-31 (Ed Cowan, 7.5 ov), 2-35 (Benny Howell, 10.5 ov), 3-66 (Alex Gidman, 17.1 ov), 4-71 (Dan Housego, 19.3 ov), 5-167 (Hamish Marshall, 36.5 ov), 6-175 (Ian Cockbain, 39.3 ov), 7-225 (Will Gidman, 62.1 ov), 8-228 (Jonathan Batty, 64.3 ov), 9-234 (James Fuller, 65.4 ov), 10-234 (Liam Norwell, 65.5 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
MJ Hoggard1005005.0001
NL Buck1415523.9202
WA White832012.5000
SJ Thakor502424.8000
JKH Naik1303622.7600
CW Henderson15.563232.0200
Leicestershire 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
GP Smith c Housego b Taylor7714217013054.22
MA Thornely lbw b WRS Gidman028000.00
EJH Eckersley  b Norwell2538394065.78
MAG Boyce lbw b WRS Gidman1037380027.02
JJ Cobb  b Norwell1120282055.00
SJ Thakor c †Batty b Fuller7310615612068.86
WA White c Housego b Fuller2580882031.25
JKH Naik c Howell b Fuller613101046.15
CW Henderson c Howell b Fuller3451744166.66
NL Buck lbw b Norwell2547483053.19
MJ Hoggard (c)not out01320000.00
Extras(b 2, lb 5, nb 2)9
TOTAL(91.2 Ov, RR: 3.22)295
Fall of wickets: 1-9 (Michael Thornely, 2.1 ov), 2-50 (Ned Eckersley, 13.2 ov), 3-80 (Matthew Boyce, 23.5 ov), 4-109 (Josh Cobb, 30.6 ov), 5-155 (Greg Smith, 45.6 ov), 6-225 (Wayne White, 69.4 ov), 7-235 (Jigar Naik, 71.6 ov), 8-236 (Shiv Thakor, 73.1 ov), 9-273 (Nathan Buck, 86.1 ov), 10-295 (Claude Henderson, 91.2 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
WRS Gidman2017123.5500
JK Fuller18.235142.7801
JMR Taylor2948713.0000
LC Norwell1936233.2600
BAC Howell511703.4000
Gloucestershire 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
EJM Cowan c †Eckersley b White1638473042.10
BAC Howell  b Henderson3556796062.50
DM Housego c †Eckersley b Hoggard621371744045.25
APR Gidman (c)c †Eckersley b White2466690036.36
HJH Marshall c †Eckersley b White032000.00
IA Cockbain c †Eckersley b White011000.00
WRS Gidman st †Eckersley b Henderson72819913088.88
JMR Taylor c White b Hoggard76700116.66
JN Batty not out4068994158.82
JK Fuller lbw b Henderson1250050.00
LC Norwell  b Hoggard77270009.72
Extras(b 13, lb 14, nb 4, w 1)32
TOTAL(88 Ov, RR: 3.36)296
Fall of wickets: 1-39 (Ed Cowan, 11.6 ov), 2-79 (Benny Howell, 20.1 ov), 3-132 (Alex Gidman, 41.1 ov), 4-136 (Hamish Marshall, 41.4 ov), 5-136 (Ian Cockbain, 41.5 ov), 6-213 (Dan Housego, 59.4 ov), 7-221 (Jack Taylor, 61.1 ov), 8-252 (Will Gidman, 67.1 ov), 9-254 (James Fuller, 67.6 ov), 10-296 (Liam Norwell, 87.6 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
NL Buck1122702.4501
MJ Hoggard913033.3311
JKH Naik2549103.6400
CW Henderson2867232.5700
WA White1534943.2600
Leicestershire 2nd Innings (target: 236 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
GP Smith c Taylor b Norwell2635525074.28
MA Thornely  b Fuller3672816050.00
EJH Eckersley c †Batty b Fuller6310815411058.33
MAG Boyce lbw b Taylor923242039.13
JJ Cobb lbw b WRS Gidman655162111127.45
SJ Thakor lbw b Fuller519190026.31
JKH Naik lbw b WRS Gidman11114009.09
WA White not out1418293077.77
CW Henderson  b WRS Gidman067000.00
NL Buck not out69191066.66
Extras(b 6, lb 4, nb 2)12
TOTAL(58.3 Ov, RR: 4.05)237/8
Did not bat: MJ Hoggard (c) 
Fall of wickets: 1-45 (Greg Smith, 13.3 ov), 2-81 (Michael Thornely, 20.5 ov), 3-106 (Matthew Boyce, 27.3 ov), 4-205 (Josh Cobb, 44.1 ov), 5-216 (Shiv Thakor, 49.3 ov), 6-217 (Jigar Naik, 52.5 ov), 7-217 (Ned Eckersley, 53.1 ov), 8-218 (Claude Henderson, 54.3 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
WRS Gidman15.344232.7001
JK Fuller1727534.4100
LC Norwell1105414.9000
JMR Taylor1134514.0900
BAC Howell411102.7500
MATCH DETAILS
Grace Road, Leicester
TossGloucestershire , elected to bat first
SeriesCounty Championship Division Two 2012
Season2012
Hours of play (local time)10.30am start, Lunch 12.30-13.10, Tea 15.10-15.30, Close 17.30
Match days11,12,13,14 September 2012 (4-day match)
Umpires
George Sharp
Ismail Dawood
PointsLeicestershire 21, Gloucestershire 4
CLOSE OF PLAY
Tue, 11 Sep - day 1 - Leicestershire 1st innings 94/3 (GP Smith 47*, JJ Cobb 10*, 28 ov)
Wed, 12 Sep - day 2 - Leicestershire 1st innings 220/5 (SJ Thakor 68*, WA White 20*, 66.2 ov)
Thu, 13 Sep - day 3 - Gloucestershire 2nd innings 254/9 (JN Batty 16*, LC Norwell 0*, 69 ov)
Fri, 14 Sep - day 4 - Leicestershire 2nd innings 237/8 (58.3 ov) - end of match