Worcestershire CCC Academy return to action tomorrow (Friday) when they take on the South and South West Under-15s at Great Rissington Cricket Club.

The 50 over fixture, which gets underway at 11am, marks the start of a busy period of matches for the Academy.

Academy coach Elliot Wilson has named a 12 man squad and selects from:

Jack Haynes

Jujhar Johal

Mahaaz Ahmed

Zak Smith

Xavier Clarke

Ewan Wilcox

Musharraf Shazad

Jo Dunn

Ryan Wheldon

Matt Davis

Dillon Pennington

Aaron Tomson

Stourbridge can look forward to hosting seven days of Academy cricket via one three-day and two two-day matches.

Worcestershire CCC have stressed their desire to reignite links between themselves and the Black Country.

The Worcestershire CCC Academy fixtures for the remainder of the season are:

THUR 2ND JULY @ WORCESTER NOMADS VS WORCS GENTS

SUN 5TH JULY @ DUMBLETON CC VS GLOUCESTERSHIRE ACADEMY

MON 13TH JULY @ SHREWSBURY SCHOOL VS MIDLANDS U15

TUES 21ST – THURS 23RD JULY @ STOURBRIDGE CC VS LINCOLNSHIRE U25

SUN 26TH JULY @ RGS VS WARWICKSHIRE ACADEMY

SUN 2ND & MON 3RD AUG @ COLWALL CC VS HEREFRODSHIRE 2XI

SUN 9TH AUG @ TBC VS NORTH STAFFS SOUTH CHESHIRE U25

MON 10TH & TUES 11TH @ STOURBRIDGE CC VS NORTHAMPTONSHIRE U19

WED 12TH & THURS 13TH @ BANBURY CC VS OXFORD/SUSSEX EPP

WED 19TH – FRI 21ST @ WALMLEY CC VS WARWICKSIRE ACADEMY

MON 24TH & TUES 25TH @ STOURBRIDGE CC VS WCCC 2XI