AN impressive field of 16 professionals from all over the country are due to take part in the first Somerset Open at the Wyvern Club, Mountfields Road this weekend.

World ranking points will be at stake.

Somerset’s top three players are on show – Wyvern’s number one and three time Somerset champion Luke Bishop, current county champion Jim Bamber and Jonathan Taubert.

The first round action gets under way on Saturday morning at 11.30am.

All spectators are welcome to see the highest quality squash ever held locally.

Match schedule: Saturday – 11.30am-2.30pm and 4pm-7pm. Sunday – semi-finals at 11.30am and the final at 6pm.