Gloucestershire v Leicestershire: Will Gidman takes 6-15

Will Gidman
LV CC Division Two, Bristol
Close, day one: Leicestershire 117, Gloucestershire 210-4
Gloucestershire 4 pts, Leicestershire 1 pt
Match scorecard

Will Gidman returned career-best figures of 6-15 as Gloucestershire bowled Leicestershire out for 117 on day one at Bristol.

Gidman and Benny Howell (3-19) tore through the visitors, Greg Smith's 54 proving the only score of note.

Openers Michael Klinger (86) and Chris Dent (77) then got the hosts' reply off to a flier, guiding them to 163-0.

But Dent's dismissal sparked a flurry of wickets and they reached 210-4 at the close, 93 runs ahead.

Match scorecard

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