Monday, June 30th, 2014

Seconds Face Away Double Header With Leicestershire

Seconds Face Away Double Header With Leicestershire

Worcestershire Seconds will return to competitive action this week with two away matches with Leicestershire.

They will do battle in a Second Eleven Trophy clash at Grace Road tomorrow (11am) start.

The two sides will then meet in a three day Second Eleven Championship match at Lutterworth beginning on Wednesday (11am).

Gareth Andrew will skipper the side and play purely as a batsman while he continues his rehabilitation from a back problem.

Opening batsman Matt Pardoe is included in the squad after being replaced by Richard Oliver in the Worcestershire side for the current LV = County Championship match with Glamorgan at New Road.

It is the start of a busy period for the Seconds who will also take on Lancashire, Yorkshire, MCC Young Cricketers and Durham in Trophy and Championship fixtures before the end of July.

Worcestershire: Pardoe, Clarke, Twohig, Choudhry, Andrew, MacVicar, Hepburn, Rhodes, Russell, Cessford, Whiles.