Somerset v Cardiff MCCU: Change of venue


The three-day match between Somerset and Cardiff MCCU that begins on Sunday April 17th will now be taking place at the Cooper Associates County Ground and NOT at Taunton Vale.

This is the second match venue change to be announced this week after it was revealed that the two-day match against Worcestershire, which was scheduled to begin on Monday March 28th at The Cooper Associates County Ground, has now been moved to Taunton Vale.

So, to summarise, the changes of venue are as follows:

Monday March 28th to Tuesday March 29th – Somerset v Worcestershire – Taunton Vale

Sunday April 17th to Tuesday April 19th – Somerset v Cardiff MCCU – The Cooper Associates County Ground

We can also confirm the start times of our first pre-season friendly which gets under way on Monday.

We take on local rivals Gloucestershire in a three-day friendly at Taunton Vale Sports Club with play getting underway at 12pm on day one. Days two and three will beginning at 11am.

Our full list of pre-season fixtures is as follows:

Date Home Away Venue Format
Mon Mar 21 Somerset Gloucestershire Taunton Vale 3 Day Friendly
Thu Mar 24 Somerset Gloucestershire Taunton Vale T20 Friendly x 2
Mon Mar 28 Somerset Worcestershire Taunton Vale 2 Day Friendly
Thu Mar 31 Glamorgan Somerset SSE SWALEC 3 Day Friendly
Mon Apr 4 Somerset Lancashire Taunton Vale 3 Day Friendly

Entry to all of our home pre-season friendlies is free of charge and Membership cards are not required.