English cricket's new eight-team, city-based Twenty20 tournament moves a step closer as the ECB reveals further details.
England pair Haseeb Hameed and Ben Duckett are named in the MCC team for March's Champion County game against Middlesex.
Former captain Chris Rogers will return to Somerset in a batting coach and player mentoring role for four months.
Somerset director of cricket Matt Maynard hints that West Indies batsman Chris Gayle may not return to Taunton in 2017.
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