The order of play for the ECAD Deaf Indoor tournament has been announced.
Newcomers Yorkshire start with a Roses match against holders Lancashire with fellow newcomers and local boys Nottinghamshire playing perennial runners-up Surrey.
The ECAD Academy team starts in the second round of games against Nottinghamshire.
The third round match between Lancashire and Surrey, a repeat of last year's final, is sure to be a lively encounter.
The tournament takes place at the Willows Sports Centre in Derby on Sunday 26th February. Spectators are welcome.