Saturday, September 29th, 2018

Double T20 Treat Ends 2018 Season At Blackfinch New Road

cricket fans can enjoy a double t20 treat when the final action of the 2018 season at New Road takes place tomorrow.

first up is the re-arranged grays county cup final between himley and pershore which will get underway at 10am.

the match has been re-arranged for tomorrow after being originally rained off last weekend.

play is scheduled to end at 12.40pm followed by the presentation to the winning team.

then at 2pm worcestershire rapids vitality blast winning squad will participate in a match in aid of worcester warriors legend chris pennell’s testimonial year.

the action, between the chairman’s x1 and chris pennell’s x1 will get underway at 2pm and the general admission for both games is free.

worcester-born pennell, the son of former england and worcestershire paceman graham dilley, is a product of the warriors academy and burst onto the scene in 2007 when he made his premiership debut against bath rugby.

the full-back, now in his 12th season with warriors, made his 200th appearance for the club against harlequins in warriors’ final home game of the 2017/18 season.

he earned a call-up to the england squad ahead of the 2014 summer tour to new zealand and made his england debut coming off the bench against the all blacks at eden park.