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    County ins and outs

    Who is playing where in 2018?

    County ins and outs:


    Ins: Ravi Rampaul (Surrey), Mitchell Santner (Overseas), Duanne Olivier (Overseas).

    Outs: Tom Wood, Greg Cork, Tom Milnes (all released)


    Ins: Will Smith (Hampshire), Nathan Rimmington (Overseas), Aiden Markram (Overseas), Tom Latham (Overseas), Axar Patel (Overseas)

    Outs: Paul Coughlin (Nottinghamshire), Graham Onions, Keaton Jennings (both Lancashire)

    Other news: Paul Collingwood has signed a one-year contract extension


    Ins: Feroze Khush (Youth), Matt Coles (Kent), Peter Siddle (Overseas for the first five Championship matches), Neil Wagner (Overseas mid May to end of July), Adam Zampa (Overseas for Blast)

    Outs: Chris Silverwood (Head Coach has been appointed England fast bowling coach), Kishan Vilani (released)

    Winter news: Anthony McGrath has been confirmed as Head Coach, Dimi Mascarenhas has been confirmed as assistant coach.


    Ins: Matt Maynard has re-joined as batting consultant. Shaun Marsh has signed a two-year deal.

    Outs: Jaques Rudolph (Retired), Will Bragg (Retired)

    Other news: Colin Ingram has become limited-overs captain, with Michael Hogan continuing to lead the Specsavers County Championship side. 


    Ins: Ryan Higgins (Middlesex), Andrew Tye (Overseas for Blast), Daniel Worrell (Overseas)

    Outs: Patrick Grieshaber and Brandon Gilmour (released), Phil Mustard.


    Ins: Sam Northeast (Kent), Chris Sole (Youth), Hashim Amla (overseas), Dale Steyn (Overseas).

    Outs: Will Smith (Durham), Michael Carberry (Leicestershire)


    Ins: Ollie Robinson (Youth), Harry Podmore (Middlesex), Heino Kuhn (Overseas), Matt Henry (Derbyshire)

    Outs: Adam Ball, Hugh Bernard, Charlie Hartley (all released) Matt Coles (Essex), Sam Northeast (Hampshire).

    Sam Billings has been confirmed as Club Captain.


    Ins: Keaton Jennings and Graham Onions (both Durham), Josh Bohannon (Youth), Liam Hurt, James Faulkner (T20 Blast), Joe Mennie (Overseas)

    Outs: Kyle Jarvis (released), Luke Proctor (Northamptonshire)

    Contract news: Shivnarine Chanderpaul has signed a new one year contract for 2018

    Captaincy news: Liam Livingstone has been named the new Club Captain


    Ins: Michael Carberry (Hampshire), Ateeq Javid (Warwickshire), Tom Taylor (Derbyshire), Mohammad Abbas, Sohail Khan (Overseas), Mohamed Nabi (Overseas for Vitality Blast), Varun Aaron (Overseas cover for Abbas early season).

    Outs: Clint McKay (released), Will Fazakerley (retired)

    Coaching staff: Paul Nixon has replaced Pierre de Bruyn with John Sadler as his assistant. Graeme Welch has left to rejoin Warwickshire.


    Ins: Ashton Agar (Vitality Blast), Hilton Cartwright.

    Outs: Ryan Higgins (Gloucestershire), Harry Podmore.


    Ins: Brett Hutton Nottinghamshire), Luke Proctor (Lancashire), Doug Bracewell (Overseas), Rory Kleinveld (Overseas), Seekugge Prasanna (Overseas)

    Outs: David Murphy (retired), Azaharulah (released)

    Coaching staff: Former captain David Sales has become full-time batting coach after a part-time spell in the role.


    Ins: Paul Coughlin (Durham), Chris Nash (Sussex), Ish Sodhi (Blast)

    Outs: Brett Hutton (Northamptonshire), Chris Read (retired)

    News: Steven Mullaney has been appointed as Club Captain


    Ins: Finn Trenouth, Corey Anderson (Overseas for Blast)

    Outs: Jim Allenby, Ryan Davies, Michael Leask (all released)

    Coaching staff: Andy Hurry has returned as Director of Cricket following the departure of Matthew Maynard. Jason Kerr has become head coach.

    Other news: Marcus Trescothick has signed a one-year contract extention.


    Ins: Mitchell Marsh, Aaron Finch (T20 Blast), Will Jacks, Gus Atkinson (both youth, Morne Morkel (Kolpak)

    Outs: Ravi Rampaul (Derbyshire), Kumar Sangakkara (retired)


    Ins: Jason Gillespie has signed as coach, Rashid Khan (Overseas) has signed for the Blast, Ishant Sharma (Overseas) has signed for from 4 April to 4 June.

    Outs: Chris Nash (Nottinghamshire), Steve Magoffin (Worcestershire)

    Coaching Staff: Mark Davies has left his post as head coach


    Ins: Alex Thomson, Colin De Grandhomme (Blast)

    Outs: Ateeq Javid (Leicestershire), Mark Adair

    Coaching Staff: Graeme Welch has returned as bowling coach

    Captaincy: Jeetan Patel has been named as Captain in the Specsavers County Championship and Royal London One-Day Cup, Dom Sibley will be Vice Captain. Grant Elliott will continue as Birmingham Bears captain in the Blast


    Ins: Alex Milton (Youth), Steve Magoffin (Sussex), Martin Guptill (Vitality Blast), Callum Ferguson (Vitality Blast).



    Ins: Kane Williamson (Overseas), Cheteshwar Pujara (Overseas), Billy Stanlake (Overseas) for Blast.

    Outs: Ryan Sidebottom (retired), Will Rhodes (Warwickshire)

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