Durham Cricketers Practice In The Snow Before Start Of County Championship. Watch | Cricket Newsnewstolive - April 6, 2021 21 0 COMMENTS
Durham gamers practised for the upcoming County Championship amid heavy snowfall. “Less than 48 hours until the cricket season,” tweeted Durham Cricket together with a video the place the gamers are seen having a internet session within the snow. The County Championship is ready to start with its first spherical of video games on April eight with Northamptonshire taking up Kent, Essex enjoying Worcestershire, Sussex going through off towards Lancashire, Middlesex enjoying Somerset, Leicestershire going through Hampshire, Gloucestershire enjoying Surrey, Yorkshire enjoying Glamorgan, Warwickshire towards Derbyshire and Durham taking up Nottinghamshire in Nottingham.
— Durham Cricket (@DurhamCricket) April 6, 2021
Placed in Group 1, Durham have Derbyshire, Essex, Worcestershire, Birmingham and Nottingham to cope with.
Group 2 includes of Surrey, Somerset, Middlesex, Leicestershire, Hampshire, and Gloucestershire.
Group three has Northamptonshire, Lancashire, Kent, Sussex, Glamorgan and Yorkshire.
The subsequent rounds of the first-class championship might be performed on April 15, 22, and 29 adopted the remaining rounds of matches from May to September.
According to media experiences, India cricketer Hanuma Vihari has signed up with Warwickshire for the County Championship this season.
The right-handed batsman has left for the UK and can play for the county in at the least three matches this season.
“Yes, Vihari will be playing in the English county side for Warwickshire this season. He would play a few games. He is already in England now,” a BCCI official informed information company PTI on Tuesday.
“The contract is being chalked out. He will play a minimum of three games. We are trying to figure out if there is a chance to play a few more.”
(With PTI inputs)
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