Northants cruise ahead over Leicestershire
|County Championship Division Two, Northampton|
|Close, day two: Northants 399, Leicestershire 187-6|
|Northants 6pts, Leics 3pts|
Northants hold a 212-run lead over Leicestershire after two days of the Division Two encounter.
Overnight centurion Simon Peters (148) could only add 11 as Northants, who began on 300-5, were dismissed for 399.
Wayne White (4-94) was the pick of the bowlers for the visitors.
Leicestershire opener Will Jones, playing in only his fifth first-class match, made 37 while Ramnaresh Sarwan was run out for 59 as the visitors closed on 187-6.