By Robert Haile
As the warm weather returns the 2022 cricket season is about to begin.
On Saturday April 23 the Premier Division marks the beginning of the Cumbria Cricket League with six games taking place.
The early start is at Workington where will be the visitors Whitehaven.
With new nets completed earlier in the month Cleator host Millom, there will also be a Cleator-Egremont derby later in the season.
In their return to the top division Egremont will face Wigton.
Champions Furness open their defence at home to Haverigg while last seasons second and third places face off as Cockermouth host Carlisle.
In the other opening game Keswick host Dalton.
Premier Division Fixtures
Workington v Whitehaven (11:00am start)
Cleator v Millom (1:00pm start)
Egremont v Wigton (1:00pm start)
Furness v Haverigg (1:00pm start)
Cockermouth v Carlisle (1:00pm start)
Keswick v Dalton (1:00pm start)
Premier Division Table