NCCA Knockout Trophy: Alex Mellor looks for Staffordshire to fulfil their potential

Staffordshire player-coach Alex Mellor.

Alex Mellor is excited by Staffordshire’s potential in the 50-over format… he now wants his players to showcase their skills.

Staffs commence their National Counties Cricket Association Knockout Trophy campaign on Sunday when they play host to Wales at Himley (11am).

Staffordshire have had a decent run in this part of the white-ball programme in recent times with trips to both the final and semi-finals in previous seasons.

And after an encouraging Twenty20 Cup schedule, which saw Staffordshire just miss out on qualifying from their group, player-coach Mellor can’t wait to get his teeth stuck into the latest block of action.

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