County champions Warwickshire signalled their intention to mount a strong defence of their title with a dominant batting display against the MCC.
Varun Chopra and Will Porterfield made centuries on day one in Abu Dhabi after the loss of Ian Westwood for a duck.
They shared a stand of 308, with Chopra hitting three sixes and 20 fours in his 163 before falling to Simon Kerrigan.
Chris Rushworth dismissed Porterfield for 162 shortly before the close, which Warwickshire reached on 370-3. Read more