On The Circuit


Porterfield extends contract
Porterfield extends contract

Will Porterfield, the Ireland left-hander, has signed a new two-year deal with Gloucestershire.

White to captain second XI
White to captain second XI

Craig White has signed a one-year contract to captain Yorkshire's 2nd XI next season

Ramprakash faces lengthy ban
Ramprakash faces lengthy ban

Mark Ramprakash faces the prospect of a lengthy ban when he appears in front of an ECB disciplinary committee at Lord

Ben Smith awarded benefit
Ben Smith awarded benefit

Worcestershire batsman Ben Smith has been awarded a benefit season in 2009

Morris not offered new contract
Morris not offered new contract

Richard Morris has not been offered a contract by Hampshire Cricket for the 2009 season.

Ten Lancashire players sign deals
Ten Lancashire players sign deals

Ten Lancashire players have agreed new deals with the club the day after they were relegated in the Pro40.

Lamb and Latouf released
Lamb and Latouf released

Greg Lamb, the offspinning allrounder, and batsman Kevin Latouf have been released by Hampshire.

Saxelby secures Gloucestershire deal
Saxelby secures Gloucestershire deal

Ian Saxelby, the 19-year-old quick bowler, has signed a three-year deal with Gloucestershire after impressing during a trial.

Logan 'disappointed' at release
Logan 'disappointed' at release

Richard Logan has said he is 'disappointed' at being released by Northamptonshire with immediate effect.

Essex sign Maunders
Essex sign Maunders

Essex have registered former Leicestershire batsman John Maunders for the remainder of the season.

Hinds extends Derbyshire stay
Hinds extends Derbyshire stay

Former West Indian batsman Wavell Hinds has signed a new contract with Derbyshire which keeps him at the county as a Kolpak player in 2009 with an option to extend it to 2010

Benefit and new contract for Strauss
Benefit and new contract for Strauss

Middlesex have awarded Andrew Strauss a benefit in 2009

David Ward retires from Minor Counties cricket
David Ward retires from Minor Counties cricket

David Ward , the former Surrey batsman, has hung up his boots for the final time

Nottinghamshire lend Worcestershire Harris
Nottinghamshire lend Worcestershire Harris

Andrew Harris, the Nottinghamshire seamer, has joined Worcestershire on loan for four weeks.

Ervine commits to Hampshire and England
Ervine commits to Hampshire and England

Ervine has signed a new two-year contract with Hampshire until end of the 2010 season

Lucas extends contract
Lucas extends contract

David Lucas, the left-arm seamer, has signed a two-year extension to his Northamptonshire contract, keeping him at the club until 2010.

Specialist fielding role for Smith
Specialist fielding role for Smith

Ben Smith has extended his contract with Worcestershire by two years, and has also taken on a role as specialist fielding coach.

Housego commits to Middlesex
Housego commits to Middlesex

Dan Housego, the 19-year-old Middlesex batsman, has signed a new two-year contract with the club.

Legspinner Lawson released
Legspinner Lawson released

Yorkshire have released legspinner Mark Lawson and he is free to search for a new county immediately.

Tudor back at The Oval
Tudor back at The Oval

Alex Tudor has returned to Surrey, his former county, on loan after being released by Essex earlier this season