Essex v Worcestershire
Essex take on Worcestershire in one-day friendly matches on Thursday and Friday at The Ford County Ground.
Play is scheduled to get underway at 11.00am with the provisional format as 50-overs-per-side games on each day.
You can follow both games on the Essex CCC website (www.essexcricket.org.uk) with regular updates in the ECCC Diary.
Both Graham Napier (elbow) and Darren Thomas (shoulder) began their playing return after injuries as batsmen during Wednesday’s game against Middlesex at Chelmsford.