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PREVIEW: Derbyshire continue 50-over campaign away at Northants

#NORvDERAfter Sunday’s washout, Derbyshire travel to Northampton to face the Steelbacks in the Royal London One-Day Cup tomorrow (Monday 10 August); 2pm start. 

Graeme Welch's men will be looking to get their 50-over campaign back on track after two washouts and a defeat in their last three games. But, after starting the season with back-to-back wins, the Falcons sit fifth in Group A, a point off a top four place.  

Northants’ have won only one of their four games to date and sit eighth in the table. They will be looking to return to winning ways at home, but they are likely to be without all-rounder David Willey as he continues his duty for the England Lions side. 

Adam Rossington, who is on a month-long loan from Middlesex, leads the way in terms of runs scored, having hit two half-centuries in Northants' Royal London One-Day Cup campaign.

The Steelbacks can also call upon the explosive talent of South Africa international Richard Levi at the top of the order, along with young wicketkeeper-batsman Ben Duckett.

Mohammad Azharullah leads the bowling attack alongside all-rounder Steven Crook.

Northamptonshire line up in full is as follows:
To be announced. 

Graeme Welch has named an unchanged squad for the trip to Northampton from the squad that was scheduled to face Essex on Sunday, until the weather ended all hopes of play.

Ben Cotton has been included in the Derbyshire squad once again, as Tom Taylor continues to be unavailable due to an ankle injury.

Derbyshire captain Wayne Madsen is currently leading his side’s batting line-up, having scored 292 runs in three innings, including two centuries, while Mark Footitt leads the way with the ball with 10 wickets. 

Derbyshire line up in full is as follows:

Wes Durston (3)                                                             Billy Godleman (1)
Scott Elstone (10)                                                          Wayne Madsen (77)
Marcus North (8)                                                            Alex Hughes (18)
Gareth Cross (7)                                                             David Wainwright (21)
Tony Palladino (28)                                                         Mark Footitt (4)
Ben Cotton (36)                                                             Tom Knight (27)
Ben Slater (26)  

You can follow live updates on Twitter (@DerbyshireCCC) by using the #NORvDER hashtag, plus regular updates will be available on Facebook throughout the day. 

Supporters can also listen to live ball-by-ball commentary with BBC Radio Derby online or on BBC Live Event (TBC) on the Tune-in App for iPad, iPhone and Android. 

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