Leicestershire go second as Derbyshire are beaten

Friends Life t20, Derby
Leicestershire 161-5 beat Derbyshire 160-4 by five wickets
Match scorecard
County cricket

Leicestershire moved into second place in the FL t20 North Group with a five-wicket victory over Derbyshire.

The hosts made 160-4, New Zealander Martin Guptill, making 44 off 43 balls, while Chesney Hughes, Wayne Madsen, Ross Whitely and Garry Park passed 20.

In reply, Andrew McDonald made 62 from 45 balls and Abdul Razzaq a rapid 40 with two sixes and four fours.

Wayne White hit the winning runs against his former club as the visitors reached their target on 161-5.

England one-day prospect James Taylor played a major part with a vital unbeaten 15 off seven balls, including a remarkable scooped six off pace bowler Steffan Jones.

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