Lightning win the toss and elect to bat
Lancashire Lightning skipper Greg Chappel has won the toss and decided to bat first against the Durham Dynamos as the Riverside Stadium in Chester-le-street.
Both teams will be looking to get their Friends Provident t20 campaigns off to a winning start and stay in touch with the Derbyshire Falcoms at the top of the North group.
Durham Dynamos team - P Mustard*†, ID Blackwell, LRPL Taylor, BA Stokes, JA Morkel, DM Benkenstein, GR Breese, LE Plunkett, BW Harmison, ME Claydon, SJ Harmison.
Lancashire Lightning team - PJ Horton, SC Moore, MJ Chilton, SJ Croft, GD Cross†, G Chapple*, TC Smith, SD Parry, SI Mahmood, SC Kerrigan.