Giles names twelve man squad for Surrey
Ashley Giles has named a twelve man squad for the Specsavers County Championship fixture against Surrey, starting tomorrow (Sunday 22nd May).
Lancashire go into the game after a disappointing defeat to Derbyshire Falcons in the NatWest T20 Blast, whilst Surrey won a tight game against Essex Eagles on Friday night.
Lancashire Squad - Steven Croft (captain), Tom Bailey, Karl Brown, Alex Davies (wicketkeeper), Haseeb Hameed, Kyle Jarvis, Simon Kerrigan, Liam Livingstone, Alviro Petersen, Luke Procter, Tom Smith, Neil Wagner.
Lancashire v Surrey stats:
- The last five times these sides have met, it has resulted in a draw.
- Lancashire have avoided defeat in seven of their last eight matches at home to Surrey (W3 D4).
- Lancashire are unbeaten in eight home matches, claiming four wins and four draws; those four wins have seen them win by an innings three times as well as an eight wicket victory.
- Sam Curran took career-best first-class innings figures when these sides met in September 2015 (5/67).
How to follow:
A report of the game will be available on the website shortly following the close of play.
There will be full ball-by-ball commentary for this fixture provided by BBC Lancashire - click here to view all county cricket commentaries.
There will also be highlights the following morning on our YouTube Channel.