||CRICKET - <START:ORG> LEICESTERSHIRE <END> TAKE OVER AT TOP AFTER INNINGS VICTORY .
||<START:LOC> LONDON <END> 1996-08-30
||West Indian all-rounder <START:PER> Phil Simmons <END> took four for 38 on Friday as <START:ORG> Leicestershire <END> beat <START:ORG> Somerset <END> by an innings and 39 runs in two days to take over at the head of the county championship .
||Their stay on top
||After bowling <START:ORG> Somerset <END> out for 83 on the opening morning at <START:LOC> Grace Road <END>
||Trailing by 213
||<START:ORG> Essex <END>
||<START:PER> Hussain <END>
||By the close <START:ORG> Yorkshire <END> had turned that into a 37-run advantage but off-spinner <START:PER> Such <END> had scuttled their hopes