Kent Spitfires squad announced ahead of televised CB40 match at Hove

Monday 22nd August 2011

Men’s First Team

KentSpitfires face Sussex Sharks in a televised CB40 match on Tuesday 23rd August. The match at Hovestarts 4.40pm, with live coverage available on Sky Sports.

Asannounced on the Kent Cricket website earlier today, Rob Key will miss this match due to an on-going wrist injury. Key is due to have a scan on Wednesday. Martin van Jaarsveld has handed vice-captaincy to Geraint Jones for the remainder of the season, and Joneswill captain the Spitfires in this match– click herefor the announcementmade earlier today.

The full squad to face Sussex SharksonTuesday will be:

Joe Denly

Daniel Bell-Drummond

Martin van Jaarsveld

Darren Stevens

Azhar Mahmood

Sam Northeast

Geraint Jones (captain)

Adam Ball

James Tredwell

Matt Coles

Adam Riley

Sam Billings

The Spitfires return to the St Lawrence Ground on Friday for a sell-out 50 over match against India. The Spitfires then face Derbyshire Falcons in a CB40 match at the St Lawrence Ground on Bank Holiday Monday, 29th August. This is the final opportunity to see the Spitfires at home this season. Tickets are still available for this CB40 match which starts at 1.45– click here to book.

Tickets are priced at £15 for adults (£20 Frank Woolley Stand) and £5.00 for children under 17. Pre-purchase, print at home tickets do not incur a booking fee. Tickets can also be purchased by phoning Kent Cricket on 01227 456 886 and selecting option 1, or from the Kent Cricket Shop at the St Lawrence Ground

Photo by Sarah Ansell