LIVE: Day one - Durham vs Somerset

DAY ONE: Durham vs Somerset

DAY ONE: Durham vs Somerset

First published in Somerset CCC Somerset County Gazette: Photograph of the Author by

A DEPLETED Somerset side are back in County Championship action at Durham today.

The team only have 11 available senior players for the match after a spate of injuries.

Jos Buttler (hand), Marcus Trescothick (ankle), Steve Kirby (quad), Adam Dibble (side), Gemaal Hussain and Jamie Overton (elbow) are all injured.

Other unavailabilities include Nick Compton (England Lions duties), Alfonso Thomas (Indian Premier League), Chris Jones (University) and Jack Leach (University).

It means Craig Overton, brother of Jamie, will make his first team debut.

The match is sue to start at 11am, weather permitting.

Team: A.Suppiah, A.Barrow, J.Hildreth (capt), C.Kieswetter (wkt), P.Trego, L.Gregory, C.Meschede, V.Philander, C.Overton, M.Waller, G.Dockrell.

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