With less than two months left until the start of the 2012 campaign, Wes Durston believes everything is starting to fall into place as the Falcons prepare for their pre-season tour to Barbados.
The squad will fly out to the Caribbean in the middle of March where they will compete against fellow LV= County Championship Division Two sides Hampshire and Yorkshire as well as taking part in a Twenty20 tournament.
Martin Guptill hopes to face several of his Derbyshire team-mates in the international arena in the future.
The New Zealand international, who is returning for a second spell at the County Ground in 2012, is already looking forward to arriving in the UK and has tipped a trio of young Derbyshire players for higher honours.
Newly appointed Derbyshire committee member Kevin Dean has emphasised the importance of nurturing young players – both for the future of the Club and in the hope of unearthing a future international.
The 36-year-old spent his entire career with Derbyshire, making his first-class debut in 1996 and retiring in 2008.
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