County finalise their preparations for the season

Northamptonshire have arranged a number of pre-season friendlies as they prepare for life in the domestic game’s top flight.

By Alec Swann
Friday, 24th January 2014, 9:41 am
Northants four-day captain Stephen Peters
Northants four-day captain Stephen Peters

David Ripley’s men will face Nottinghamshire, Leicestershire and Yorkshire after returning from their trip to Barbados.

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Ahead of the season opener against Durham which gets under way on April 13, the County travel to Trent Bridge on March 27-28 before going to Grace Road on April 1.

The next day Leicestershire visit the County Ground and the following week Yorkshire come to town for a three-day encounter from April 8-10.