Worcestershire will taken on Somerset at Taunton Vale tomorrow in two T20 games which form part of their build-up programme to the NatWest T20 Blast competition.

The county are taking the opportunity to give their first team squad the chance to feature in the two matches ahead of the opening T20 Blast clash with Birmingham Bears at Edgbaston on May 22.

Alex Gidman will skipper the side in the first match and Daryl Mitchell will lead the team in the second game.

Promising youngsters Joe Clarke, Ed Barnard and Alex Hepburn are being given the chance to impress.

Spinner Shaaiq Choudhry will also return in the second game after a month out of action with a side strain.

The Worcestershire sides are:

T20 Game 1:

Oliver

Cox

Gidman

Kervezee

Whiteley

D'Oliveira

Leach

Barnard

Hepburn

Morris

Russell

 

Game 2

Mitchell

Kohler-Cadmore

Clarke

Fell

Hepburn

Whiteley

Leach

D'Oliveira

Choudhry

Shantry

Whiles