PNE 1 Leicester City 1
City made it 1-0 after 24 minutes when an Alan Maybury right-foot right-wing cross was not cleared and the ball fell to David Connolly who hit a 25-yard right-foot shot into the top left-hand corner of the net.
Sedgwick had another chance after 28 minutes when his right-foot right-wing cross shot hit Jordan Stewart and went for right-wing corner.
Graham Alexander had a right-foot shot from 30 yards saved by Taylor and the ball had to be cleared.
On the hour Maybury was booked for foul on Matthew Hill, a £100,000 signing from Bristol City, on the edge of the box from the left-hand side.
A minute later Sedgwick had a right-foot shot saved by Taylor for a right-wing corner.
In the 63rd minute Stewart fouled Sedgwick on the edge of the box and Paul McKenna hit a 20-yard right-foot free-kick into the top left-hand corner of the net to make it 1-1.
Richard Cresswell and David Nugent almost snatched it late on for the Lilywhites, but the game ended all level.