First team ready to take on Somerset in Abu Dhabi


The Essex First Team landed in Abu Dhabi on Tuesday morning ready to begin two weeks of warm-weather training to prepare for the 2023 season.

Red and white-ball fixtures against Somerset have been scheduled, as well as intra-squad fixtures and a variety of intense training programmes.


Abu Dhabi:
Friday 10 March: 2 x T20 matches v Somerset
Sunday 12 March: Intra-squad T20 match
Wednesday 15 March: Intra-squad game (red-ball)
Friday 17 – Saturday 18 March: Two-day red-ball match v Somerset