A YB40 test lies ahead for Krikken’s Falcons against Surrey

Derbyshire CC, 2013, team coach Karl Krikken
Derbyshire CC, 2013, team coach Karl Krikken

Derbyshire Falcons face Surrey in a Yorkshire Bank 40 fixture today (Wednesday) and the club has launched a special price half term ticket to maximise value for families.

Karl Krikken’s young Derbyshire outfit face a Surrey side likely to feature England internationals Steven Davies, Vikram Solanki, Gareth Batty, Jon Lewis, Chris Tremlett and Jade Dernbach with a 4.40pm start at the County Ground.

The match will be the Falcons’ fifth of the season in the one-day competition as the race for semi-final positions continues.

One adult and two juniors can attend for £15 while the price for two adults and two juniors is £20, if tickets are purchased in advance.

The Yorkshire Bank 40 fixture, sponsored by Bell & Co, will be screened live on Sky Sports with live images and replay action on the big screen at the ground

Family Fun activities will be on offer as well as the launch of a groundbreaking community partnership between Derbyshire County Cricket Club and Derbyshire Fire and Rescue Service with a fire engine, smoke house simulator and fire prevention team in attendance.