Northamptonshire and Leicestershire have met 63 times in ‘List A’ cricket (i.e. limited-overs matches apart from T20) dating back to the second round of the Gillette Cup in 1964 – when Northamptonshire won by 10 wickets.
In all, of those 63 matches – Northants have won 31, Leicestershire 25, and 7 No Result. A further six fixtures have been abandoned without a ball bowled.
The last four years in the Royal London Cup – the weather has been the overall winner:
2017 – at Leicester. No Result
2016 – at Northampton. No Result
2015 – at Northampton. Northants won by 55 runs
2014 – at Leicester. Abandoned.
‘THE BIG MATCH’ – Northamptonshire met Leicestershire in the final of the NatWest Bank Trophy in 1992 at Lord’s, Northamptonshire – under Allan Lamb – winning by 8 wickets with opener Alan Fordham named man-of-the-match.