|LV County Championship Division Two, Grace Road|
|Close, day two: Gloucestershire 504-9 dec v Leicestershire 15-0|
|Glos 5pts, Leics 1pt|
Alex Gidman became Gloucestershire's second centurion in the match as the visitors posted a large total against Leicestershire at Grace Road.
Gidman (168) fell eight short of his career best as Gloucestershire declared their first innings on 504-9.
New Zealander Kane Williamson added 47 to his overnight score before falling to Matthew Hoggard (3-80) for 149, while Jigar Naik took 4-91.
Leicestershire closed day two on 15-0, trailing by 489 runs.