Tuesday, May 11, 2010

Foxes fightback after Glos rampage

DAY 2 Close: Leicestershire 102 & 122-0 trail Gloucestershire 376 by 154 runs (PTS: Glos 7, Leics 3)
LIVE ball-by-ball commentary on www.gloscricketradio.co.uk

Gloucestershire ended day two very much in the driving seat for a third straight win, despite a rally from Paul Nixon and Matt Boyce after tea which saw the visitors comfortably to the close but still with a large arrears.

Another devastating spell with the ball propelled the home side to a commanding lead. Again, all of the bowlers contributed, pressure was maintained and a young Leicestershire batting line up didn't have the necessary determination to stop the deluge of wickets. All 10 fell for just 74 runs.

However, the replied with a very spirited performance in what could have been a disastrous spell after tea. With plenty of overs to survive before the close.

LIVE coverage continues tomorrow on www.gloscricketradio.co.uk

Official report: www.gloscricket.co.uk

No comments:

Post a Comment

Please click the above advertisment - it will generate revenue for Glos Cricket Radio.


CLICK HERE for the latest Gloucestershire Cricket updates.
The views expressed on this website are those of the author and not necessarily those of Gloucestershire County Cricket Club.