Nottinghamshire v Leicestershire: Notts enjoy comfortable win

NatWest T20 Blast, Trent Bridge

Nottinghamshire Outlaws 121-9 (20 ovs) beat Leicestershire Foxes 90 (18.3 ovs)

Match scorecard

Nottinghamshire gave their hopes of progressing to the quarter-finals a boost with a comfortable 31-run win over already-eliminated Leicestershire.

Samit Patel top scored with 44 from 36 balls as Nottinghamshire managed 121-9, a rate of just over six runs per over.

In reply, Leicestershire fell quickly to 24-5 and eventually were all out for 90, with only a last-wicket partnership of 27 keeping the score respectable.

The result leaves Notts second in the North Group with two matches remaining.