Extra rain is forecast for the remainder of the week in ManchesterLV= County Championship Division One, Emirates Outdated Trafford (day one)Lancashire: But to batNottinghamshire: But to batNo play Tuesday, rainMatch scorecard
The opening day of the County Championship match between Lancashire and Nottinghamshire was deserted after heavy and extended rain at Outdated Trafford.
Umpires Ian Blackwell and Hassan Adnan had little choice however to name play off at 12:50 BST with the bottom saturated and swimming pools of water forming on the outfield.
Fifth-placed Lancashire and seventh-placed Nottinghamshire, who have been 29 factors forward of second-bottom Kent going into this spherical of fixtures, will hope for higher circumstances on Wednesday.
With no toss potential, the groups have but to be named however Lancashire, with Phil Salt, Luke Wooden and Tom Hartley referred to as into the England squad for the sequence in opposition to Eire, have wicketkeeper-batter Matty Hurst and top-order batter Harry Singh included of their first Championship squad with Jack Blatherwick and Jack Morley additionally returning.
Nottinghamshire have added off-spinner Matt Carter to their group from final week’s match in opposition to Kent rather than Liam Patterson-White.
Report equipped by ECB Reporters’ Community.