Derbyshire Squad and Fixtures in NatWest T20 Blast 2017
Question in detailDerbyshire NatWest T20 Fixtures and Squad
It wonders! Yes, it does seeing Derbyshire the side to finish bottom of the table in the first two seasons (2014 and 2015) on a continuous upsurge right at the beginning of the fresh season. A blasting start to their credit is what they were aimed at ahead of the NatWest T20 Blast 2017. They couldn't have written a better script than winning both their initial games. Two back-to-back wins respectively over Northamptonshire and Yorkshire holds them top of the table at present. Derbyshire squad in NatWest T20 Blast 2017 is now reveling in their good form, which they have shown in the first two matches.
The side seems to be reviving their fortunes rather ruing over the desperate runs they had in the last three seasons. Topping the point table at present with two wins in a row, Derbyshire has cleared their intention of coming way more competitive than how they had been earlier.
The first match of Derbyshire NatWest T20 fixtures saw them registering a clinical 3-wicket win over Northamptomshire. The opponent compiled a competitive total (179-6) on a track that was more a batting delight than bowlers' paradise. Derbyshire reached the finish-line losing just 3 wickets with 5 balls to spare. Next, in a game that turned out to be a cliff-hanger, Derbyshire beat Yorkshire by 3 runs. Derbyshire bowled right line and length to defend a moderate 166-run target. It was their second win of the tournament. It looks as if they would go the distance given the way Derbyshire is approaching the tournament.
Derbyshire squad in NatWest T20 Blast 2017 includes Billy Godleman, Hardus Viljoen, Tom Milnes, Gary Wilson, Luis Reece, Daryn Smit, Harvey Hosein, Alex Hughes, Matthew Critchley, Matt Henry, Rob Hemmings, Ben Slater, Tony Palladino, Ben Cotton, Will Davis, Wayne Madsen and Jeevan Mendis.
Derbyshire NatWest T20 fixtures is as follows:
Jul 07, Fri - Northamptonshire vs Derbyshire, Northampton
Jul 08, Sat - Derbyshire vs Yorkshire, Chesterfield
Jul 16, Sun - Lancashire vs Derbyshire, Manchester
Jul 19, Wed - Worcestershire vs Derbyshire, Worcester
Jul 21, Fri - Nottinghamshire vs Derbyshire, Nottingham
Jul 23, Sun - Warwickshire vs Derbyshire, Birmingham
Jul 25, Tue - Derbyshire vs Lancashire, Derby
Jul 28, Fri - Derbyshire vs Northamptonshire, Derby
Jul 30, Sun - Derbyshire vs Leicestershire, Derby
Aug 03, Thu - Yorkshire vs Derbyshire, Leeds
Aug 04, Fri - Derbyshire vs Nottinghamshire, Derby
Aug 15, Tue - Derbyshire vs Durham, Derby
Aug 17, Thu - Leicestershire vs Derbyshire, Leicester
Aug 18, Fri - Derbyshire vs Worcestershire, Derby.
Can Derbyshire make it count this year in NatWest T20 Blast 2017?