Northamptonshire sign Ollie Sale from Somerset

Northamptonshire have signed fast bowler Ollie Sale from Somerset. Sale, 26, has agreed a two-year contract. Northants announced earlier in the week that they had released seamers Nathan Buck and Brandon Glover, with Sale targeted as a player who can strengthen the squad in all three formats. A tall right-armer, Sale came through the Somerset … Read more

County Championship 2022 – Somerset sign Sajid Khan in bid to avoid relegation

Jack Leach, Somerset’s frontline spinner, will be unavailable for the next two games while on Test duty, and Andy Hurry, their director of cricket, said the club felt it was “important to recruit an international quality spinner for the County Championship run in”. Source link #County #Championship #Somerset #sign #Sajid #Khan #bid #avoid #relegation

County Championship – Warwickshire sign up Mohammed Siraj for remainder of 2022 season

Siraj will hope that his county stint will help him in his bid to rediscover his best red-ball form, after a drop-off in his returns during his last two Test tours. After taking just three wickets in two Tests in South Africa at the turn of the year, at an average of 51.00, Siraj had … Read more

ILT20 2023 – Rovman Powell, Fabian Allen, Sikandar Raza, Mujeeb Ur Rahman sign up for Dubai Capitals

Rovman Powell, Fabian Allen, Dasun Shanaka and Sikandar Raza are among the 14 overseas players signed by Dubai Capitals, the team owned by the GMR Group in the UAE’s International League T20. Dushmantha Chameera, Bhanuka Rajapaksa, Niroshan Dickwella, Hazratullah Zazai and Mujeeb Ur Rahman are the other big names, while Scotland’s George Munsey and Netherlands’ … Read more

BBL news – Melbourne Renegades sign Jon Wells in the BBL

Melbourne Renegades have pounced on BBL stalwart Jon Wells signing him to a two-year deal after he was let go by Adelaide Strikers earlier this year. Wells, 34, sits fourth on the BBL’s all-time leading runscorers list behind Chris Lynn, Aaron Finch and Glenn Maxwell. He has played 111 matches for Hobart Hurricanes and Strikers … Read more

Soccer-Brighton sign Estupinan from Villarreal

Brighton & Hove Albion have signed Ecuador defender Pervis Estupinan from Villarreal after the departure of left back Marc Cucurella to Chelsea, the Premier League club said on Tuesday. The 24-year-old Estupinan has signed a five-year deal, subject to international clearance. Brighton did not disclose the financial details of the deal. “We’re excited by … Read more

Bangladesh Premier League – In the clutter of T20 leagues, BPL has fallen behind in race to sign big names

The Bangladesh Premier League (BPL) is lagging behind in the race to sign overseas T20 stars for the January-February window. The BPL has a window from January 6 to February 15, the dates clashing with the UAE’s ILT20, South Africa’s yet-to-be-named T20 league and the Australian BBL. The BBL’s draft for overseas players is scheduled … Read more

Buttler, Miller, McCoy, Bosch sign up for Paarl Royals

In a continuing sign of T20 franchise owners gravitating towards players they already know and trust, Paarl Royals snapped up the South African duo of David Miller and uncapped allrounder Corbin Bosch, England’s new white-ball captain Jos Buttler and West Indies fast bowler Obed McCoy. All four have worked for these owners before – in … Read more

CSA T20 league – MI Cape Town sign Rashid Khan, Liam Livingstone, Sam Curran, Kagiso Rabada, Dewald Brevis

As per the league’s rules, each of the six franchises will get to pre-sign five players – three overseas, one South Africa international player and one uncapped South African player – prior to the auction, and MI Cape Town are the first team to announce their list of players. “I’m excited as we begin our … Read more

Eleven from England, including Morgan and Roy, among 30-plus marquee players to sign up

Eoin Morgan and Jason Roy are among 11 England players to have signed on for CSA’s new T20 league, joining – as ESPNcricinfo reported last week – Jos Buttler, Liam Livingstone and Moeen Ali. English representation is the largest among the direct overseas signings the league has made so far. With nine players, including Niroshan … Read more