Head Coach John Sadler has announced four additional days of preseason fixtures before the LV= Insurance County Championship gets underway for 2022.

After returning from the squad’s preseason tour to South Africa, Northamptonshire will visit Grace Road for a two-day hit out with Leicestershire on the 23rd and 24th of March.

Cardiff UCCE visit The County Ground for a three-day university fixture beginning on the 28th of March followed by a two-day friendly against Durham starting March 31.

The County Ground will be open for spectators free of charge for the Cardiff UCCE fixture and both matches will be live streamed via the club website. Leicestershire have also confirmed gates will be open for both days, however a live stream will not be available.

Northamptonshire begin their LV= Insurance County Championship season at home to Gloucestershire on April 7th. Individual match tickets and Season Tickets for 2022 are now available to order online.