Published: 19th April, 2014
Surrey have named a twelve man squad for their LV=County Championship match against Essex starting on Sunday at the Kia Oval.
Jade Dernbach comes into the squad for the first time this season having been rested for the opening game of the summer against Glamorgan under instruction from the ECB.
Surrey lost their opening match of the LV=County Championship campaign against Glamorgan by ten wickets. Essex arrive at the Kia Oval having beaten Derbyshire by 53 runs in their opening game of the season.
The Surrey squad to play Essex in the LV=County Championship at the Kia Oval on Sunday 20th April, Monday 21st April, Tuesday 22nd April and Wednesday 23rd April:Graeme Smith (Capt) Zafar Ansari Rory Burns Tom Curran Steven Davies Jade Dernbach Matthew Dunn Jason Roy Stuart Meaker Dominic Sibley Chris Tremlett Gary Wilson
Vikram Solanki is currently not with the Surrey squad due to family reasons which are of a private nature.
Each day’s play starts at 11am and gates will open at 10am.
Tickets are £12 for adults and £1 for under 16’s.
A match report of each day’s play will be available on kiaoval.com. Highlights of each day will be available the following morning on Surrey TV, the Surrey Cricket Vimeo page and the Surrey Cricket YouTube page.
There will be regular updates throughout the game on the Surrey Cricket Twitter feed.
Full ball by ball commentary on the whole of Surrey against Essex at the Kia Oval is available here courtesy of BBC London.
Rory Burns spoke to Surrey TV after the final training session ahead of the game. To hear his thoughts watch the video below