2016 UPDATES


To 12 August.

DERBYSHIRE

Graeme Welch has resigned as Elite Performance Director.

John Sadler is appointed Head Coach until the end of the season.

W.L.Madsen stepped down as first-class captain, and was replaced by B.A.Godleman. H.D.Rutherford is vice-captain in all forms of the game.

MacDONELL, Charles Michael (Wellingborough S; Collingwood C, Durham U), b Basingstoke, Hants 23 Feb 1995. RHB, RFM. Durham MCCU 2015-16. Awaiting Derbyshire f-c debut. Northamptonshire 2nd XI 2014-15. MCC Univs 2015. Durham 2nd XI 2015. Derbyshire 2nd XI 2016. Buckinghamshire 2014-15. HS 91 v Glos (Bristol) 2016. BB -. LO HS 19 v Sri Lanka A (Derby) 2016.

MELLOR, Alexander James (Westwood C, Leek; Staffs U), b Stoke-on-Trent, Staffs 22 Jul 1991. LHB, WK. Debut (Derbyshire) 2016. Staffordshire 2014-15. Has played for seven different counties in 2nd XI championship. HS 44 v Essex (Derby) 2016. LO HS -. T20 HS 10*.

PARKINSON, Callum Francis (Bolton S), b Bolton, Lancs 24 Oct 1996. Twin brother of M.W.Parkinson (see LANCASHIRE). RHB, SLA. Debut (Derbyshire) 2016. Staffordshire 2015-16. HS 48* and BB 4-90 v Leics (Leicester) 2016.

WOOD, Thomas Anthony (Heanor Gate Science C), b Derby 11 May 1994. RHB, RM. Derbyshire 2nd XI debut 2014. Awaiting f-c debut. LO HS 44 v Sri Lanka A (Derby) 2016.

DURHAM

CARSE, Brydon Alexander (Pearson HS, Pt Elizabeth), b Port Elizabeth, South Africa 31 Jul 1995. Son of J.A.Carse (Rhodesia, W Province, E Province, Northants, Border, Griqualand W 1977-78 to 1992-93). RHB, RF. Debut (Durham) 2016. Durham 2nd XI debut 2015. T20 HS 1. T20 BB 1-11.

COUGHLIN, Josh (St Robert of Newminster Catholic CS, Washington), b Sunderland 29 Sep 1997. Younger brother of P.Coughlin (see DURHAM). LHB, RM. Debut (Durham) 2016. Durham 2nd XI debut 2015.

HICKEY, Adam James (Biddick S Sports C, Washington), b Darlington 1 Mar 1997. Son of D.J.Hickey (Cumberland 2010). LHB, OB. Debut (Durham) 2016. Durham 2nd XI debut 2014.

RANDHAWA, Gurman Singh (Newsome HS; Huddersfield New C), b Huddersfield, Yorks 25 Jan 1992. 5’10”. LHB, SLA. Yorkshire 2011. Yorkshire 2nd XI 2009-13. Durham 2nd XI debut 2015. England U19s 2010-11.Shropshire 2014-15.  HS 5 and BB 2-54 Y v Durham MCCU (Durham) 2011 – only 1st XI game.

G.S.Sandhu – see Middlesex departures.

ESSEX

NQCROSS, Matthew Henry (Robert Gordon C, Aberdeen; Loughborough U), b Aberdeen, Scotland 15 Oct 1992. RHB, WK. Loughborough MCCU 2013. Scotland 2013 to date. Essex debut 2016. Nottinghamshire 2nd XI 2011-14. Leicestershire 2nd XI 2015. LOI (Scot): 18 (2013-14 to 2015-16); HS 55 v Kenya (Christchurch) 2013-14. IT20 (Scot): 19 (2013 to 2015-16); HS 60 v Ireland (Bready) 2015. HS 30 Scot v Afghan (Stirling) 2015. LO HS 88 Scot v UAE (Queenstown) 2013-14. T20 HS 60.

WALTER, Paul Ian (Billericay S), b Basildon 28 May 1994. LHB, LM. Essex 2nd XI debut 2015. Awaiting f-c debut.

GLAMORGAN

CAREY, Lukas John (Pontarddulais CS; Gower SFC), b Carmarthen 17 Jul 1997. RHB, RFM. Debut (Glamorgan) 2016. Glamorgan 2nd XI debut 2014. Wales MC 2016.

CARLSON, Kiran Shah (Whitchurch HS), b Cardiff 16 May 1998. RHB, OB. Glamorgan 2nd XI debut 2015. Wales MC 2014. Awaiting f-c debut. LO HS 17 v Pakistan A (Newport) 2016.

HERRING, Cameron Lee (Tredegar CS; Cardiff Met U), b Abergavenny, Monmouthshire 15 July 1994. 5’6”. RHB, WK. Gloucestershire 2013-14; cap 2013. Cardiff MCCU 2016. Gloucestershire 2nd XI 2011-15. Glamorgan 2nd XI debut 2016. HS 114* Gs v Cardiff MCCU (Bristol) 2014. CC HS 43 Gs v Northants (Bristol) 2013. LO HS 6 v Pakistan A (Newport) 2016. T20 HS 23*.

MORGAN, Alan Owen (Ysgol Gyfun yr Strade, Llanelli; Cardiff U), b Swansea 14 Apr 1994. RHB, SLA. Cardiff MCCU 2014. Glamorgan debut 2016. MCC Univs 2013. Glamorgan 2nd XI debut 2014. Wales MC 2012 to date. HS 40 and BB 2-48 v Derbys (Colwyn Bay) 2016. LO HS 29 and LO BB 2-49 v Pakistan A (Newport) 2016.

SMITH, Thomas Frederick (Clifton C), b Bristol, Glos 21 May 1996. RHB, OB. Gloucestershire 2nd XI 2013-14. MCC YC 2015-16. Glamorgan 2nd XI debut 2015. Awaiting f-c debut. LO HS 6 v Pakistan A (Newport) 2016.

NQSTEYN, Dale Willem, b Phalaborwa, South Africa 27 Jun 1983. RHB, RF. Northerns 2003-04 to 2005-06. Titans 2004-05 to 2009-10. Essex 2005. Warwickshire 2007; cap 2007. IPL: RCB 2007-08 to 2009-10. DC 2011-12. SH 2013-15. GL 2016. Joins Glamorgan in 2016 for T20 only. Wisden 2012. Tests (SA): 82 (2004-05 to 2015-16); HS 76 v A (Melbourne) 2008-09; BB 7-51 v I (Nagpur) 2009-10. LOI (SA): 110 (+2 for Africa XI) (2005 to 2015-16); HS 35 v I (Jaipur) 2009-10; BB 6-39 v P (Port Elizabeth) 2013-14. IT20 (SA): 42 (2007-08 to 2015-16); HS 5 v E (Bridgetown) 2010 and 5 v Neth (Chittagong) 2013-14; BB 4-9 v WI (Port Elizabeth) 2007-08. F-c Tours (SA): E 2008, 2012; A 2008-09, 2012-13; WI 2010; NZ 2011-12; I 2007-08 (SA A), 2009-10, 2015-16; P 2007-08; SL 2005-06 (SA A), 2006, 2014; Z 2014; B 2007-08, 2015; UAE 2010-11 (v P), 2013-14 (v P). HS 82 Ex v Durham (Chester-le-St) 2005. 50 wkts (0+2); most – 69 (2005-06). BB 8-41 (14-110 match) Titans v Eagles (Bloemfontein) 2007-08. CC BB 5-49 Wa v Worcs (Worcester) 2007. LO HS 35 (see LOI). LO BB 6-39 (see LOI). T20 HS 27*. T20 BB 4-9.

S.W.Tait joins Glamorgan for T20 only – see Essex departures.

GLOUCESTERSHIRE

The official name of the county ground is now The Brightside Ground.

M.Klinger stepped down as first-class captain, and was replaced by G.H.Roderick.

Squad number additions: C.T.Bancroft No 43; C.J.Liddle No 23.

GRIESHABER, Patrick James (Sheldon S, Chippenham), b Bath, Somerset 24 Nov 1996. 5’9”. RHB, WK. Debut (Gloucestershire) 2014; cap 2014. Gloucestershire 2nd XI debut 2012, aged 15y 180d. HS 10 v Glamorgan (Bristol) 2014. LO HS 20 v Sussex (Cheltenham) 2016 (RLC). T20 HS 9.

P.Mustard – joins Gloucestershire on loan from Durham.

NQvan BUUREN, Graeme Lourens, b Pretoria, South Africa 22 Aug 1990. RHB, SLA. Northerns 2009-10 to date. Titans 2012-13 to 2014-15. Sussex 2nd XI 2015. Non-overseas player due to his wife’s UK passport. HS 235 Northerns v EP (Centurion) 2014-15. BB 4-12 Northerns v SW Districts (Oudtshoorn) 2012-13. LO HS 119* Northerns v EP (Pt Elizabeth, Grey HS) 2013-14.. LO BB 5-35 Northerns v SW Districts (Pretoria) 2011-12. T20 HS 64. T20 BB 5-8.

HAMPSHIRE

G.M.Andrew – see Worcestershire departures (joins Hampshire on a match-by-match basis).

NQBEST, Tino la Bertram, b Richmond Gap, St Michael, Barbados 26 Aug 1981. RHB, RF. Squad No 36. Barbados 2001-02 to date. Yorkshire 2010. Tests (WI): 25 (2002-03 to 2013-14); HS 95 v E (Birmingham) 2012; BB 6-40 v B (Khulna) 2012-13. LOI (WI): 12 (2003-04 to 2013-14); HS 24 v I (Dambulla) 2005; BB 4-35 v B (Kingstown) 2003-04 – on LOI debut. IT20 (WI): 6 (2012-13 to 2013-14); HS 17* v P (Kingstown) 2013; BB 3-18 v Z (North Sound) 2012-13. F-c Tours (WI): E 2002 (WI A), 2004, 2006 (WI A), 2012; A 2005-06; I 2013-14; NZ 2013-14; SL 2005; B 2012-13. HS 95 (see Tests). CC HS 15 Y v Somerset (Taunton) 2010. BB 7-33 (11-66 match) Barbados v Windward Is (Crab Hill) 2003-04. CC BB 4-86 Y v Durham (Leeds) 2010. LO HS 24 (see LOI). LO BB 5-24 Barbados v Guyana (Kingston) 2010-11. T20 HS 17*. T20 BB 4-19.

GOODWIN, Jake (Kingsdown S), b Swindon, Wilts 19 Jan 1998. RHB, RM. Hampshire 2nd XI debut 2015. Awaiting f-c debut. T20 HS 32.

G.T.Griffiths – joins on loan from Lancashire.

HAMZA ALI (City Ac, Bristol; Filton SFC), b Bristol, Glos 8 Aug 1995. RHB, RMF. Debut (Hampshire) 2016. Hampshire 2nd XI debut 2015. HS -. BB 2-47 v Cardiff MCCU (Southampton) 2016.

NQYOUNG, Craig Alexander (Strabane HS; NW IHE, Belfast), b Londonderry, N Ireland 4 Apr 1990. RHB, RM. Ireland 2013 to date. Joins Hampshire on short-term loan. Sussex 2nd XI 2010-13. LOI (Ire): 9 (2014-2015-16); HS 11* and BB 5-46 v Scotland (Malahide) 2014 (in separate matches). IT20 (Ire): 10 (2015 to 2015-16); HS 0*; BB 2-15 v PNG (Townsville) 2015-16. HS 7* Ire v Zimbabwe A (Harare) 2015-16. BB 4-51 Ire v UAE (Dublin) 2015. LO HS 26 Ire v Sri Lanka A (Belfast) 2014. LO BB 5-46 (see LOI). T20 HS 0*. T20 BB 2-15.

D.J.G.Sammy – see Nottinghamshire departures. Joins for T20 only.

KENT

W.R.S.Gidman – joins on loan from Nottinghamshire.

C.F.Jackson – see Sussex departures.

R.W.T.Key announced his retirement.

LANCASHIRE

M.J.Guptill – see Derbyshire departures. Squad No 31.

LEICESTERSHIRE

NQBEHARDIEN, Farhaan, b Johannesburg, South Africa 9 Oct 1983. RHB, RFM. W Province 2004-05. Titans 2006-07 to date. Northerns 2007-08 to 2008-09. IPL: KXIP 2016. Joins Leicestershire for T20 only in 2016. LOI (SA): 47 (2012-13 to 2016); HS 70 v NZ (Potchefstroom) 2015; BB 3-19 v SL (Pallekele) 2013. IT20 (SA): 25 (2011-12 to 2015-16); HS 36 v NZ (Centurion) 2015; BB 2-15 v SL (Delhi) 2015-16. F-c Tours (SA A): A 2014; Ire 2012 (v SL A). HS 150* Titans v Eagles (Benoni) 2008-09. BB 3-48 WP v E Province (Port Elizabeth) 2004-05 – on debut. LO HS 113* Titans v Lions (Centurion) 2013-14. LO BB 3-16 Northerns v KZN (Pretoria) 2008-09. T20 HS 72. T20 BB 2-15.

DELPORT, Cameron Scott, b Durban, South Africa 12 May 1989. LHB, RM. KwaZulu-Natal 2008-09 to date. Dolphins 2008-09 to 2011-12. Big Bash: ST 2014-15. Joins Leicestershire in 2016 for T20 only, qualifies as non-overseas player. HS 163 KZN v Northerns (Centurion) 2010-11. BB 2-25 Dolphins v Lions (Potchefstroom) 2008-09. LO HS 169* Dolphins v Knights (Bloemfontein) 2014-15. LO BB 4-42 Dolphins v Titans (Durban) 2011-12. T20 HS 103*. T20 BB 3-18.

R.A.Jones – joins on loan from Warwickshire.

NQKLEIN, Dieter (Hoerskool, Lichtenburg), b Lichtenburg, South Africa 31 Oct 1988. RHB, LMF. North West 2007-08 to date. Lions 2012-13 to 2013-14. Leicestershire debut 2016. HS 66 NW v Border (E London) 2014-15. BB 8-72 NW v Northerns (Potchefstroom) 2014-15. LO HS 17 NW v Northerns (Potchefstroom) 2014-15. LO BB 5-35 NW v Northerns (Pretoria) 2012-13. T20 HS 16. T20 BB 3-27.

NQROSSOUW, Rilee Roscoe, b Bloemfontein, South Africa, 9 Oct 1989. LHB, OB. Free State 2007-08 to 2012-13. Eagles 2008-09 to 2009-10. Knights 2010-11 to date. Joins Leicestershire in 2016 for T20 only. IPL: RCB 2014-15. LOI (SA): 29 (2014 to 2015-16); HS 132 v WI (Centurion) 2014-15; BB 1-17 v Z (Harare) 2014. IT20 (SA): 15 (2014-15 to 2015-16); HS 78 v A (Adelaide) 2014-15. F-c Tours (SA A): A 2014; SL 2010; B 2010. 1000 runs (0+1): 1261 (2009-10). HS 319 Eagles v Titans (Centurion) 2009-10, sharing in 3rd highest 2nd wkt partnership in all f-c cricket with D.Elgar. BB 1-1 Knights v Cobras (Cape Town) 2013-14. LO HS 137 SA A v India A (Darwin) 2014. LO BB 1-17 (see LOI). T20 HS 78.

W.A.White left Leicestershire by mutual consent in July.

MIDDLESEX

G.J.Bailey – see Sussex departures. Joined late June.

Andrew Balbirnie’s contract was ended by mutual agreement.

NORTHAMPTONSHIRE

ASHRAF, Moin Aqeeb (Dixons City Academy, Bradford), b Bradford, Yorks 5 Jan 1992. 6’4”. RHB, RMF. Yorkshire 2010-13. Leeds/Bradford MCCU 2016. HS 10 and BB 5-32 Y v Kent (Leeds) 2010. LO HS 3* Y v Kent (Leeds) 2012 (CB40). LO BB 3-38 Y v Glamorgan (Leeds) 2013 (Y40). T20 HS 4. T20 BB 4-18.

L.J.Evans – joins on loan from Warwickshire.

R.I.Newton has changed his squad number to No 10 from No 21.

M.S.Panesar has rejoined the county – see Essex departures.

NQPRASANNA, Seekkuge (Rewatha C), b Balapitiya, Sri Lanka 27 Jun 1985. 5’9”. RHB, LB. Squad No 41. Sri Lanka Army 2006-07 to date. Kandurata 2008-09 to 2009-10. Northamptonshire debut 2016. Tests (SL): 1 (2011); HS 5 and BB – v A (Pallekele) 2011. LOI (SL): 25 (2011 to 2015); HS 42 v P (Sharjah) 2013-14; BB 3-32 v A (Colombo, RPS) 2011. IT20 (SL): 6 (2013-14 to 2015-16); HS 21 and BB 2-45 v P (Dubai) 2013-14. F-c Tour (SL A): E 2011. HS 81 SL Army v Colts (Panagoda) 2012-13. 50 wkts (0+4); most – 71 (2008-09). BB 8-59 (12-95 match) SL Army v Bloomfield (Panagoda) 2008-09. LO HS 92* SL Army v Saracens (Colombo, RPS) 2007-08. LO BB 6-23 SL A v England Lions (Worcester) 2011. T20 HS 52. T20 BB 4-19.

S.P.Terry – see Hampshire departures.

NOTTINGHAMSHIRE

MOORES, Thomas James (Loughborough GS), b Brighton, Sussex 4 Sep 1996. Son of P.Moores (Worcestershire, Sussex & OFS 1983-98); nephew of S.Moores (Cheshire 1995). LHB, WK. Lancashire 2016 (on short-term loan). Nottinghamshire debut 2016. Nottinghamshire 2nd XI debut 2014. HS 41 v Yorks (Scarborough) 2016. LO HS 10 La v Leics (Leicester) 2016 (RLC). T20 HS 39*.

NQRUSSELL, Andre Dwayne, b Jamaica 29 Apr 1988. RHB, RF. Jamaica 2006-07 to 2013-14. IPL: DD 2012-13, KKR 2014-16. BB: MR 2014-15, ST 2015-16. Joins Nottinghamshire for T20 only in 2016. Tests (WI): 1 (2010-11); HS 2 and BB 1-73 v SL (Galle). LOI (WI): 51 (2010-11 to 2015-16); HS 92* v I (North Sound) 2011; BB 4-35 v I (Kingston) 2011. IT20 (WI): 41 (2011 to 2015-16); HS 43* v I (Mumbai) 2015-16; BB 2-10 v B (Dhaka) 2013-14. F-c Tours (WI): E 2010 (WI A); SL 2010-11. HS 128 WI A v Bangladesh A (North Sound) 2011-12. BB 5-36 WI A v Bangladesh A (Gros Islet) 2011-12. LO HS 132* (in 56 balls, inc 13 sixes) Sagicor HPC v Bangladesh A (Bridgetown) 2014. LO BB 6-28 Sagicor HPC v Bangladesh A (Lucas Street) 2014. T20 HS 77*. T20 BB 4-11.

SOMERSET

BESS, Dominic Mark (Blundell’s S), b Exeter, Devon 22 Jul 1997. Cousin of Z.G.G.Bess (Devon 2015 to date) and J.J.Bess (Devon 2007 to date). RHB, OB. Debut (Somerset) 2016. Somerset 2nd XI debut 2013. Devon 2015 to date.

GREEN, Benjamin George Frederick (Exeter S), b Exeter, Devon 28 Sep 1997. RHB, RFM. Somerset 2nd XI debut 2014. Devon 2014-15. England U19 2014-15 to 2015. Awaiting f-c debut. T20 HS 12*.

D.P.M.D.Jayawardena joins for T20 only – see Sussex departures.

ROUSE, Timothy David (Kingswood S, Bath; Cardiff U), b Sheffield, Yorks 9 Apr 1996. Younger brother of H.P.Rouse (Leeds/Bradford MCCU 2013-15). RHB, OB. Cardiff MCCU 2015-16. Somerset debut 2016. Somerset 2nd XI debut 2012. HS 22 CfU v Glos (Bristol) 2015. BB 1-3 CfU v Glamorgan (Cardiff) 2015.

SALE, Oliver Richard Trethowan (Sherborne S), b Newcastle-under-Lyme, Staffs 30 Sep 1995. RHB, RFM. Somerset 2nd XI debut 2014. Awaiting f-c debut. T20 HS 1.

NQVAN MEEKEREN, Paul Adriaan, b Amsterdam, Netherlands 15 Jan 1993. RHB, RMF. Netherlands 2013 to date. Somerset debut 2016. Glamorgan 2nd XI 2016. LOI (Neth); 2 (2013 to 2013-14); HS 15* and BB 1-54 v SA (Amstelveen) 2013. IT20 (Neth): 15 (2013 to 2015-16); HS 3 v Kenya (Windhoek) 2013; BB 4-11 v Ireland (Dharamsala) 2015-16. HS 34 and BB 3-44 Neth v PNG (Amstelveen) 2015. LO HS 15* (see LOI). LO BB 3-42 Neth v Kent (Deventer) 2013 (Y40). T20 HS 7*. T20 BB 4-11.

Yasir Arafat signed on loan from Hampshire for 2016.

Venue change: 17-19 April Somerset v Cardiff MCCU now at Taunton, not Taunton Vale

Fixture on 15 June at Taunton v Glamorgan is T20 not Royal London One-Day Cup.

SURREY

Squad Number additions: D.J.Bravo – Squad No 3; M.H.A.Footitt Squad No 6; C.McKerr Squad No 83; C.H.Morris Squad No 2; M.W.Pillans Squad No 33.

NQRAMPAUL, Ravi, b Preysal, Trinidad 15 Oct 1984. LHB, RFM. Trinidad & Tobago 2001-02 to date. Surrey debut 2016. IPL: 2013-14. Tests (WI): 18 (2009-10 to 2012-13); HS 40* v A (Adelaide) 2009-10; BB 4-48 v P (Providence) 2011. LOI (WI): 92 (2003-04 to 2015-16); HS 86* v I (Visakhapatnam) 2011-12; BB 5-49 v B (Khulna) 2012-13. IT20 (WI): 23 (2007 to 2015-16); HS 8 v Ire (Providence) 2010; BB 3-16 v A (Colombo, RPS) 2012-13. F-c Tours (WI): E 2007, 2012; A 2009-10; SA 2003-04 (WI A); I 2011-12; B 2011-12, 2012-13. HS 64* WI A v Sri Lanka A (Basseterre) 2006-07. BB 7-51 T&T v Barbados (Pointe-a-Pierre) 2006-07. LO HS 86* (see LOI). LO BB 5-49 (see LOI). T20 HS 23*. T20 BB 5-9.

SUSSEX

The official name of the county ground is now ‘The 1st Central County Ground’.

M.W.Goodwin appointed as Batting Coach.

J.E.Anyon retired due to injury problems.

D.R.Briggs Squad No 21.

George Garton Squad No 27.

P.D.Salt Squad No 28.

Ross Taylor Squad No 16.

NQARCHER, Jofra Chioke, b Bridgetown, Barbados 1 Apr 1995. RHB, RFM. Debut (Sussex) 2016. Sussex 2nd XI debut 2016.

DAVIS, Christian Arthur Linghorne (Bedford S; Leeds U), b Milton Keynes, Bucks 11 Oct 1992. 6’2”. RHB, LFM. Leeds/Bradford MCCU 2014-16. Sussex debut 2016. Northamptonshire 2nd XI 2010-13. MCC Univs 2014-16. Bedfordshire 2010-13. England U19 2010-11. HS 65 LBU v Sussex (Hove) 2016. Sx HS 12 v Glamorgan (Cardiff) 2016. LO HS 54 Nh v Kent (Northampton) 2012 (CB40). LO BB 1-25 v Kent (Hove) 2016 (RLC).

NQKULASEKARA, Kulasekara Mudiyanselage Dinesh Nuwan, b Nittambuwa, Sri Lanka 22 Jul 1982. RHB, RFM. Galle CC 2002-03 to 2003-04. Colts CC 2004-05 to 2013-14. Basnahira North 2007-08 to 2009-10. IPL: CSK 2011 to 2012. Joins Sussex in 2016 for T20 only. Tests (SL): 21 (2004-05 to 2014); HS 64 v E (Lord’s (2006); BB 4-21 v P (Colombo, PSS) 2009. LOI (SL): 173 (2003-04 to 2015-16); HS 73 v A (Brisbane) 2011-12; BB 5-22 v A (Brisbane) 2012-13. IT20 (SL): 50 (2008-09 to 2015-16); HS 31 v B (Chittagong) 2013-14; BB 4-32 v E (Chittagong) 2013-14. F-c Tours (SL): E 2004 (SL A), 2006, 2014; A 2012-13; WI 2006-07 (SL A); NZ 2004-05; I 2009-10; Z 2007-08 (SL A). HS 95 Galle v Nondescripts (Colombo, NCC) 2003-04. 50 wkts (0+1): 61 (2002-03). BB 7-27 Colts v Bloomfield (Colombo, BCC) 2007-08. LO HS 84 Colts v Bloomfield (Colombo, CCC) 2007-08. LO BB 5-22 (see LOI). T20 HS 31. T20 BB 4-12.

SAKANDE, Abidine (Ardingly C; St John’s C, Oxford), b Chester 22 Sep 1994. RHB, RFM. Oxford U 2014-15. Oxford MCCU 2015 to date. Sussex debut 2016. Sussex 2nd XI debut 2011. HS 33 OU v Cambridge U (Cambridge) 2015. BB 3-38 OU v Middx (Oxford) 2015.

NQWIESE, David (Witbank HS), b Roodepoort, South Africa 18 May 1985. RHB, RMF. Easterns 2005-06-2011-12. Titans 2009-10 to date. IPL: RCB 2015-16. Joins Sussex for T20 only. LOI (SA): 6 (2015 to 2015-16); HS 41* and BB 3-50 v E (Cape Town) 2015-16. IT20 (SA): 20 (2013 to 2015-16); HS 28 v WI (Nagpur) 2015-16; BB 5-23 v WI (Durban) 2014-15. F-c Tour (SA A): A 2014. HS 208 Easterns v GW (Benoni) 2008-09. BB 6-58 Titans v Knights (Centurion) 2014-15. LO HS 108 Easterns v FS (Bloemfontein) 2007-08. LO BB 5-25 Easterns v Boland (Benoni) 2010-11. T20 HS 71*. T20 BB 5-19.

WARWICKSHIRE

BANKS, Liam (Newcastle-under-Lyme S & SFC), b Newcastle-under-Lyme, Staffs 3 Jun 1999. RHB, OB. Warwickshire 2nd XI debut 2015. Awaiting 1st XI debut. Signed professional contract in June 2016.

LAMB, Matthew (North Bromsgrove HS; Bromsgrove S), b 19 July 1996. RHB, RFM. Warwickshire 2nd XI debut 2015. Awaiting 1st XI debut. Signed professional contract in June 2016.

PANAYI, George David (Shrewsbury S), b Enfield, Middx 23 Sep 1997. 6’3”. RHB, RFM. Warwickshire 2nd XI debut 2015. Awaiting 1st XI debut. Signed professional contract in June 2016.

L.Ronchi joins for T20 only – see Somerset departures.

NQWADE, Matthew Scott, b Hobart, Australia 26 Dec 1987. 5’7”. LHB, WK, occ RM. Victoria 2007-08 to date. IPL: DD 2011. BB: MS 2011-12 to 2013-14. MR 2014-15 to date. Tests (A): 12 (2012 to 2012-13); HS 106 v WI (Roseau) 2012. LOI (A): 65 (2011-12 to 2016); HS 75 v Afghanistan (Sharjah) 2012. IT20 (A): 25 (2011-12 to 2015-16); HS 72 v I (Sydney) 2011-12. F-c Tours: E 2013; WI 2012; I 2012-13, 2015 (Aus A). HS 152 Vic v Q (Brisbane) 2014-15. BB 1-23 Vic v Q (Brisbane) 2013-14. LO HS 130 Aus A v South Africa A (Chennai) 2015. T20 HS 80.

WORCESTERSHIRE

RHODES, George Harry (Chase HS & SFC, Malvern), b Birmingham 26 Oct 1993. Son of S.J.Rhodes (Yorkshire, Worcestershire & England 1981-2004) and grandson of W.E.Rhodes (Nottinghamshire 1961-64). RHB, OB. Debut (Worcestershire) 2016. Worcestershire 2nd XI debut 2012. LO HS -. LO BB 2-34 v Yorks (Leeds) 2016 (RLC).

SCRIMSHAW, George Louis Sheridan (John Taylor HS, Burton), b Burton-on-Trent, Staffs 10 Feb 1998. RHB, RMF. Worcestershire 2nd XI debut 2016. Awaiting 1st XI debut.

YORKSHIRE

AZEEM Muhammad RAFIQ (Holgate S Sports C; Barnsley C), b Karachi, Pakistan 27 Feb 1991. 5’11”. RHB, OB. Yorkshire debut 2009. Derbyshire (on loan) 2011. HS 100 v Worcs (Worcester) 2009. BB 5-50 v Essex (Chelmsford) 2012. LO HS 34* v Unicorns (Leeds) 2012 (CB40). LO BB 5-30 v Bangladesh A (Leeds) 2013. T20 HS 21*. T20 BB 3-15.

BROOK, Harry Cherrington (Sedbergh S), b Keighley 22 Feb 1999. RHB, RM. Debut (Yorkshire) 2016. Yorkshire 2nd XI debut 2015.

CALLIS, Elliot (Worksop C), b Doncaster 8 Nov 1994. 6’2”. RHB, LB. Debut (Yorkshire) 2016. Yorkshire 2nd XI debut 2013. Bedfordshire 2015. LO HS 10 v Sri Lanka A (Leeds) 2014.

READ, Jonathan (Lady Lumley’s S & SFC), Scarborough 2 Feb 1998. RHB, WK. Debut (Yorkshire) 2016. Yorkshire 2nd XI debut 2015.

ENGLAND WOMEN

ECCLESTONE, Sophie (Helsby HS), b Chester 6 May 1999. RHB, SLA. Cheshire 2013-14. Lancashire 2015 to date.

HARTLEY, Alexandra, b Blackburn, Lancs 26 Sep 1993. RHB, SLA. Lancashire 2008-12. Emeralds 2011-13. Rubies 2012. Middlesex 2013 to date.

WILSON, Frances Claire, b Farnham, Surrey 7 Nov 1991. RHB, OB. Somerset 2006-14. Diamonds 2011. Emeralds 2012. Rubies 2013. Middlesex 2015 to date. LOI: 2 (2010-11); HS 0. IT20: 5 (2010-11); HS 17 v SL (Colombo, NCC) 2010-11.


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