The 2013 domestic cricket season is about to begin as Middlesex County Cricket Club start by playing a two-day pre-season friendly against Essex County Cricket Club at Chelmsford starting tomorrow, Thursday 21 March.
Middlesex CCC will choose a 12-man side to play against Essex CCC tomorrow from their 15 available players:
NEIL DEXTER (CAPTAIN) GARETH BERG JOSH DAVEY JAMES HARRIS TOM HELM ADAM LONDON RAVI PATEL OLLIE RAYNER SAM ROBSON TOBY ROLAND-JONES ADAM ROSSINGTON GURJIT SANDHU JOHN SIMPSON TOM SMITH OLLIE WILKIN
Of those players that are unavailable, Steven Finn & Eoin Morgan are on England duty, Tim Murtagh & Paul Stirling are on Ireland duty and Joe Denly & Dawid Malan left today to play for the MCC squad in their UAE tour. Chris Rogers & Corey Collymore will be re-joining the Middlesex squad for pre-season training in the next couple of weeks.
Live scoring for this match will be taking place and details will be available from the LIVE SCORES section of the website, and via FACEBOOK and TWITTER throughout the match.
If you are planning on attending the match on either Thursday or Friday please find further information below:
Gates will be open at 9:30am with play due to start at 10:30am
Lunch will be taken at 12:45pm–1:25pm
Play will resume for 2 hours 15 minutes after lunch
There will be a quick change of innings and play will resume for 2 more hours
As the season draws ever closer it's the perfect opportunity to become a member of Middlesex County Cricket Club. Membership of Middlesex CCC gives you free admission to all Middlesex home matches at Lord's Cricket Ground and all our other out-grounds, as well as access to the famous Lord's Pavilion and the Long Room, plus much much more. To find out more about becoming a member of Middlesex CCC and to make Lord's your home too CLICK HERE.
If you are already a Middlesex member and have not yet renewed your membership for the 2013 season CLICK HERE to renew online.