He joined Leicestershire for the remainder of the 2011 season, making his debut for the county against Surrey in the County Championship, and making an impressive 70.
In September 2012, Taylor was selected by Scotland to be part of a tour group to South Africa in October 2012. Although born in Northampton, Taylor qualifies to play for Scotland by having a Scottish parent. He made his international debut for Scotland in an ODI against Afghanistan in Sharjah in 2013.
as of 27 September 2013
|ODI||16||Scotland v Kenya||Aberdeen||2013||3-39||Scotland v Kenya||Aberdeen||2013|
|FC||101*||Loughborough MCCU v Leicestershire||Leicester||2011||5–91||Leicestershire v Kent||Leicester||2012|
|LA||48*||Leicestershire Foxes v Yorkshire Vikings||Scarborough||2013||3–39||Scotland v Kenya||Aberdeen||2013|
|T20||29||Leicestershire Foxes v Derbyshire Falcons||Derby||2012||4-11||Leicestershire Foxes v Lancashire Lightning||Leicester||2013|