Derbyshire v Leicestershire: Record low ensures home defeat

Anthony Ireland
Friends Life t20, North Group, Derby
Leicestershire 151-6 (20 overs) beat Derbyshire 72 all out (14.1 overs) by 79 runs
Match scorecard

Derbyshire were skittled for 72, their lowest Twenty20 score, as they suffered a 79-run defeat to Leicestershire.

Medium pacer Anthony Ireland tore through Derbyshire's top order, taking 4-11, only Shivnarine Chanderpaul (25) reaching double figures.

Earlier Greg Smith and Ned Eckersley both scored 42, Alex Hughes taking 3-32, as Leicestershire posted 151-6.

Derbyshire must now beat Durham on Sunday and hope other results go their way to qualify for the quarter-finals.

Leicestershire, who now have seven points from nine games, are already out.

Match scorecard

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