Derbyshire kept in check by Leicestershire

LV County Championship Division Two, Grace Road
Close of play, day one: Derbyshire 238-5 v Leicestershire
Leics 1pt, Derbys 1pt
Match scorecard

Wayne Madsen and Dan Redfern made half centuries as Derbyshire made slow progress against Leicestershire on day one at Grace Road.

Madsen (58) received support from Usman Khawaja and Chesney Hughes (both 35) after Derbyshire won the toss.

But the visitors were put in trouble when Claude Henderson (3-69) helped reduce them to 174-5.

However, Redfern (58 not out) combined with Luke Sutton (21 not out) to take Derbyshire to 238-5 at the close.