Somerset bowler Steve Kirby says he is eagerly anticipating their forthcoming Champions League Twenty20 matches.
Kirby's side face qualifiers against Auckland Aces on Tuesday before taking on Kolkata Knight Raiders on Wednesday.
The 33-year-old told BBC Somerset: "I'm really looking forward to it, it's going to be a great tournament."
Kirby added: "The first game is going to be a big one.
"I know the lads will all pick themselves up because we have got a team of champions."