Durham are off the mark for 2013 as they earned two vital batting bonus points on the first day of the 2013 LV= Division County Championship season against Somerset.
Wednesday the 10th of April marks the start of the 2013 LV=County Championship season and fresh of the back of their 21st Birthday Celebrations, Durham CCC face Somerset here at the Emirates Durham ICG.
Stephen Harmison's benefit match will take place on Sunday 5 May when Durham take on Essex at Emirates Durham ICG in the first Yorkshire Bank 40 match of their 2013 campaign.
Keaton Jennings and Will Smith were the stars for Durham as the traditional season opener against Durham MCCU ended in a draw with both batsmen scoring their first hundreds of 2013.
Durham University students will be back at Emirates Durham ICG this Monday 8th April, to take on a Durham 2nd XI.
On a day when the sun broke through the cloud it started to resemble summer on day two of Durham's season opener against Durham MCCU.
Durham CCC closed the day on 426 for 9 after an entertaining open day at the Emirates Durham ICG.
Durham CCC celebrate their 21st Birthday as a First Class County this weekend, and with this the side will be taking on Durham MCCU in the traditional County Cricket season opener.
Due to the adverse weather conditions, Durham CCC's fixture on 27th march with Loughborough University has been called off.
Durham CC will be kicking off a momentous season for the Club with the 2013 Meet the Players event. Taking place on the 3rd of April at 6.30pm at the Emirates Durham ICG for members.