Leicestershire all-rounder Shiv Thakor will miss the first three months of the new season because of a broken finger.
Leicestershire sign ex-Derbyshire batsman Dan Redfern ahead of the new county season on a two-year contract.
Jigar Naik should replace Graeme Swann as England's spinner, according to Leicestershire director of cricket Phil Whitticase.
Leicestershire announce a £66,486 loss for 2013, but the figure is nearly £190,000 down on the previous year.
Leicestershire confirm Ramnaresh Sarwan as their overseas player next season and also sign seam bowler Charlie Shreck.
Leicestershire's Mike Siddall confirms the club have made significant financial losses for the second successive year.
Leicestershire chief executive Mike Siddall hopes changes for the new season will trigger a financial boost.
Durham will start the defence of their County Championship title with an away game against Northants on 13 April next year.
Leicestershire have held talks with Fidel Edwards but say a deal for the experienced West Indies paceman is "unlikely".
Leicestershire fast-bowler Ollie Freckingham signs a new two-year contract with the Division Two club.
Leicestershire all-rounder James Sykes is one of four players to agree new contracts at Grace Road.
Leicestershire further restructure their management set-up by appointing Ben Smith as first-team coach.
BBC commentators select and give the lowdown on county cricket's best XI of 2013
Matt Coles takes 5-75 as Hampshire beat Leicestershire by 180 runs in the final game of Matthew Hoggard's career.
Just nine deliveries are bowled before rain sets in on day three of the match between Leicestershire and Hampshire.
Centuries from James Vince and Liam Dawson help Hampshire dominate on day two against Leicestershire.
No play is possible on day one of Leicestershire against Hampshire at Grace Road because of rain.
Lancashire earn promotion back to Division One at the first attempt after a draw with Leicestershire.
Lancashire's quest for promotion looks set to be held up as rain leaves them frustrated on day three with Leicestershire.
Paul Horton's brilliant 150 puts Lancashire in control against Leicestershire on the second day at Old Trafford.