Marcus Trescothick: Somerset opener to have surgery on broken foot
Somerset opener Marcus Trescothick is to have surgery on Monday on the broken foot he suffered during their draw with Lancashire last week.
The 42-year-old former England batsman broke the fifth metatarsal on his right foot but continued batting to reach a 65th first-class century.
Neither Somerset nor Trescothick have put a timeframe on his recovery.
"I'll definitely still be hanging around the place and trying to help the other lads as much as I can," he said.
Somerset head coach Jason Kerr told the club website: "They will put a screw in to the break to make sure that it heals properly. After that a period of rehab will take place.
"It's frustrating because he played brilliantly against Lancashire. He's still a very high quality player but what his absence does do is open the door for someone else."