Cheshire take on Dorset in their first three day Championship game since 2019 at Oxton from Sunday 11 July.
This is their first game in the newly formed Western Division 1, having finsihed in the top half of the old ten team division which was restructed last year.
There are now four divisions - West 1 and 2 and East 1 and 2 offering promotion and relegation. the top Western and Eastern sides will play off in a final in September to determine the overall winning county.
The game gets underway at 11.00am each day with play running through to 7.00pm.
The Cheshire side will be led by Oulton park's Rob Sehmi and includes debuts for Didsbury's Tim Hughes and Toft's James Scott.
T. Hughes (Didsbury)
C. Rowe (Bollington)
C.T. Lowen (Didsbury)
R.T. Sehmi (captan/wk)
J. Scott (Toft)
N.D. Anderson (Didsbury)
W.J. Evans (Neston)
D. Wainwright (Castleford)
S. Normanton (Stockport Georgians)
M.G. Finan (Flowery Field)
B.J. Gibbon (Oulton Park)
12th man M. Jones (Oxton - day 2 & 3)