for a Day Winner in Practice Session
winner of Durham County Cricket Club's Pro for a Day competition
will get his first taste of being a professional cricketer when
he takes part in a training session ahead of his Durham debut on
Gibson, from Morpeth, won the chance to play for Durham against
Lashings World XI on Wednesday and will take part in a training
session with the second team tomorrow at 10.30am.
as a professional cricketer will prepare Alastair for what lies
ahead in Wednesday's game when he takes on some of the world's greatest
cricketers including Brian Lara, Shoaib Akthar and Sir Viv Richards.
can still be bought in advance for collection on the day. Adults
£10 (£12 on the day) and U18s £5. Call the Ticket
Hotline on 0191 387 1717. Play starts at 1.00pm.
Lashings World XI team: Brian Lara (West Indies), Stuart Williams
(West Indies), Sherwin Campbell (West Indies), Grant Flower (Zimbabwe),
Richie Richardson (West Indies), Jimmy Adams (West Indies), Chris
Harris (New Zealand), Viv Richards (West Indies), Junior Murray
(West Indies), Shoaib Akthar (Pakistan), Mohamed Akram (Pakistan),
Stuart Carlisle (Zimbabwe)