Pre-Match Pack: Yorkshire (A)

Thursday 25th April 2024
Photography by: David Griffin

Derbyshire have named a 12-player squad for their Vitality County Championship fixture against Yorkshire, starting tomorrow at Headingley (11am). 

Mickey Arthur’s side are looking to build on an unbeaten start to the 2024 season, and Wayne Madsen will be key to that aim, having scored 147 runs at an average of 49 so far.

Sam Conners will miss the game at Leeds due to a groin issue, which is being managed by the Club’s Medical Team, and new overseas signing, Daryn Dupavillon, is due to be available from the Vitality County Championship game against Sussex next week, after he fulfils his domestic obligations with Dolphins in South Africa.

Derbyshire Squad:

46. David Lloyd (c)
04. Harry Came
10. Luis Reece
12. Aneurin Donald
13. Blair Tickner
15. Alex Thomson
18. Jack Morley
29. Brooke Guest (wk)
32. Zak Chappell
36. Pat Brown
65. Anuj Dal
77. Wayne Madsen

The Opposition

Yorkshire have endured a tough start to the season, but their star-studded lineup of international cricketers will present a stern test for anyone Division Two. 

Pakistan Test captain, and former Derbyshire batter, Shan Masood and Adam Lyth are both likely to be included in the top three, while England’s Harry Brook and Joe Root are both available for the fixture.

Matthew Fisher, Ben Coad and Matt Milnes remains one of the most potent seam attacks in county cricket, with Coad the joint-leading wicket-taker in Division Two with 13, alongside Derbyshire’s Alex Thomson.

Pre-Match Talk

Blair Tickner looks ahead to Derbyshire’s trip to Headingley and is looking forward to the challenge presented by the White Rose’s batting lineup.

How to follow

Derbyshire’s Vitality County Championship fixture against Yorkshire will be covered live on the Club website, through our improved Match Centre, delivered in partnership with Purpose Media.

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