SOME of the most famous names in world cricket descend on Wirral today.
The star players from past and present will line up in a Lashings World XI match at Birkenhead School in Oxton.
They will take on a School Invitation XI featuring Lancashire and Neston ace Simon Marshall.
The Lashings XI will be drawn from a squad that includes Richie Richardson (West Indies), Aravinda De Silva (Sri Lanka), Alvin Kallicharran (West Indies), Gordon Greenidge (West Indies) and Phil Defreitas (England), plus current stars such as Chris Cairns (New Zealand), Tatenda Taibu (Zimbabwe) and last year's Ashes-winning captain for England Ladies, Clare Connor.
For further information visit the web-site www.birkenheadschool.co.uk or call 0151 651 3056.