Giles names squad for Bears clash
Ashley Giles has named a fourteen man squad for Lancashire Lightning's NatWest T20 Blast clash against Birmingham Bears at Edgbaston on Sunday (2:30pm).
It is the first time Lancashire have played at Edgbaston since Steven Croft lifted the trophy for the first time in the Club's history last August.
The game will be played live on Sky Sports 2.
Lancashire Lightning Squad
Steven Croft (C), Karl Brown, Nathan Buck, Jos Buttler, Jordan Clark, George Edwards, Martin Guptill, Rob Jones, Arron Lilley, Liam Livingstone, Matthew Parkinson, Stephen Parry, Luke Procter, Neil Wagner.
Birmingham Bears v Lancashire Lightning
- Six of the eight previous encounters between these counties have been won by Lancashire Lightning (L2).
- Lancashire Lightning have only tasted defeat once in their last seven visits to Edgbaston (W5 T1).
- The Bears have won 11 of their last 14 at home (L3).
- Stephen Parry’s best ever figures away from Emirates Old Trafford came against Birmingham Bears at Edgbaston (4/23, June 2011).
How to follow:
A report of the game will be available on the website shortly following the close of play.
There will be full ball-by-ball commentary for this fixture provided by BBC Lancashire - click here to view all county cricket commentaries.
Highlights will be on our YouTube Channel on Monday morning.