Leicestershire collapse as Northants win at Grace Road

LV County Championship Division Two, Grace Road
Northants 371-9 dec beat Leicestershire 168 & 48 by an innings and 155 runs
Northants 22pts, Leics 2pts
Match scorecard
Jack Brooks
Brooks made his Northants debut against the Australians in 2009

Leicestershire recorded their lowest total for 43 years as they lost by an innings and 155 runs to Northants.

Resuming on 27-2, the home side were skittled out for 48 with only Matthew Boyce reaching double figures.

Northants used just two bowlers as the hosts were dismissed inside 26 overs, Jack Brooks with career-best figures of 5-23, while David Lucas took 5-20.

Leicestershire's total is their lowest since being dismissed for 43 by the same opposition in 1968.external-link

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