WATCH: It's just not cricket! Snow at the Emirates delays Durham game

It's meant to be the cricket season, but Durham's players found themselves kicking their heels at the Emirates Riverside stadium today.

Tuesday, 26th April 2016, 12:12 pm
Updated Tuesday, 26th April 2016, 1:14 pm
Snow prevented play getting underway at the Durham v Middlesex county championship game.

Heavy snow flurries meant they were unable to begin their county championship clash with Middlesex.

Skipper Paul Collingwood Tweeted: "Lovely day for cricket!! Please ECB, can we not play our April matches in Dubai? #snow #April…

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Snow prevented play getting underway at the Durham v Middlesex county championship game.
With no play possible, the player amused themselves by taking pictures of the snow.
Snow prevented play getting underway at the Durham v Middlesex county championship game.
With no play possible, the player amused themselves by taking pictures of the snow.