Update - prospects of play against Northants SET

Leicestershire CCC's opening Second XI Trophy (SET) match of the 2018 season against Northamptonshire CCC at the Fischer County Ground was abandoned without a ball bowled. Both sides therefore took a point apiece from the game.

Leicestershire Second XI is next in SET action on Friday against Yorkshire Second XI at Stamford Bridge CC.


Update 4 - 11.45am

There is a large amount of standing water at the Fischer County Ground and it is still raining steadily. The match has been abandoned as a no result.


Update 3 - 10.30am

Umpires Chris Watts and Dan Pedley will conduct an inspection at 11.30am. It is still raining though.


Update 2 - 10am

It's still raining heavily and steadily here, the start of the match will be delayed.


Update 1 - 9.15am

Conditions are not great at the Fischer County Ground ahead of today's Second XI Trophy fixture against Northamptonshire CCC with heavy rain currently falling. There is a blustery wind but all of the covers are on at the moment. More information will be provided throughout the day.