SpecSavers County Championship – Opening Day Squads

Specsavers County Championship: 56 Division One and 70 Division Two games will be played over the next seven months

The time is now as the English and Wales cricket now gears up for a season of wonderful and entertaining cricket. 18 teams compete across the three formats of the game – Specsavers County Championship, Royal London One Day Cup and Vitality T20 Blast. With ICC ODI World Cup in the mix and the Ashes to be played, the dynamics of the 18 teams and the season is going to be unpredictable as ever.

The season kicks off on 05th April 2019 with 12 of 18 teams competing in the Specsavers County Championship. The championship featuring 2 divisions with teams split into 8 and 10 team groups respectively. Surrey will be looking to defend the championship as two teams from Division Two would be promoted to Division One. All to play for.

Opening Day: 05th April till 08th April 2019

Specsavers County Championship – Division One

Hampshire vs. Essex at The Ageas Bowl, Southampton |

HampshireEssex
James VinceRyan ten Doeschate
Tom AlsopAaron Beard
Aiden MarkramRavi Bopara
Liam DawsonNick Browne
Gareth BergAlastair Cook
Keith BarkerSam Cook
Sam NortheastSimon Harmer
Oli SoamesDan Lawrence
Rilee RossouwAron Nijjar
Joe WeatherleyRishi Patel
James FullerJamie Porter
Fidel EdwardsMatt Quinn
Kyle AbbottTom Westley
Adam Wheater

Nottinghamshire vs. Yorkshire at Trent Bridge, Nottingham |

NottinghamshireYorkshire
Jake BallSteven Patterson
Stuart BroadGary Ballance
Joe ClarkeHarry Brook
Paul CoughlinBen Coad
Ben DuckettJack Leaning
Luke FletcherAdam Lyth
Jake LibbyDuanne Olivier
Tom MooresMathew Pillans
Steven MullaneyJosh Poysden
Chris NashJoe Root
Samit PatelJonathan Tattersall
Ben SlaterTom Kohler-Cadmore
Matthew Waite

Somerset vs. Kent at Cooper Associates County Ground, Taunton |

SomersetKent
Tom AbellHeino Kuhn
Azhar AliDaniel Bell-Drummond
Jack BrooksAlex Blake
Eddie ByromMitchell Claydon
Josh DaveyZak Crawley
Steve DaviesSean Dickson
Lewis GregoryFred Klaassen
Tim GroenewaldMatt Milnes
James HildrethHarry Podmore
Jack LeachMatt Renshaw
Craig OvertonAdam Riley
Marcus TrescothickOllie Robinson
Paul van MeekerenDarren Stevens

Specsavers County Championship – Division Two

Derbyshire vs. Durham at County Ground, Derby |

DerbyshireDurham
Billy GodlemanAlex Lees
Luis ReeceGareth Harte
Wayne MadsenWill Smith
Tom LaceMichael Richardson
Alex HughesJack Burnham
Harvey HoseinStuart Poynter
Matt CritchleyNed Eckersley
Anuj DalBen Raine
Logan van BeekJames Weighell
Tony PalladinoLiam Trevaskis
Ravi RampaulJosh Coughlin
Sam ConnersMatt Salisbury
Chris Rushworth

Northamptonshire vs. Middlesex at The County Ground, Northampton |

NorthamptonshireMiddlesex
Alex WakleyDawid Malan
Josh CobbStephen Eskinazi
Ben CurranNick Gubbins
Jason HolderSteven Finn
Rob KeoghJames Harris
Richard LeviTom Helm
Blessing MuzarabaniMax Holden
Rob NewtonEoin Morgan
Luke ProcterTim Murtagh
Adam RossingtonSam Robson
Ben SandersonToby Roland-Jones
Ricardo VasconcelosJohn Simpson
Nathan BuckNathan Sowter
Luke WoodPaul Stirling

Sussex vs. Leicestershire at The 1st Central County Ground, Hove |

SussexLeicestershire
Ben BrownPaul Horton
Abi SakandeColin Ackermann
Chris JordanMark Cosgrove
Danny BriggsWill Davis
David WieseHarry Dearden
Harry FinchGavin Griffiths
Luke WellsLewis Hill
Michael BurgessAteeq Javid
Mir HamzaArron Lilley
Ollie RobinsonBen Mike
Phil SaltTom Taylor
Stiaan van ZylChris Wright
Tom HainesHassan Azad

Image and Data Courtesy: England and Wales Cricket

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