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County Cricket Ins and Outs: Signings and departures for 2024 season

Keep track of every signing made by each of the 18 counties ahead of the 2024 season.

(Last updated 18 May at 10:10 BST)

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2024 fixtures: County Championship | Vitality Blast | Metro Bank One-Day Cup

Derbyshire

2024 Overseas Players:
Mohammad Amir (Pakistan, Vitality Blast, 6 July onwards) Details
Daryn Dupavillon (South Africa, from May onwards) Details
Blair Tickner (New Zealand, County Championship and Vitality Blast, until 4 July) Details

In:
Pat Brown (Worcestershire) Details
Aneurin Donald (Hampshire) Details
David Lloyd (Glamorgan) Details
Jack Morley (Season-long loan from Lancashire) Details
Samit Patel (Nottinghamshire) Details
Ross Whiteley (Hampshire) Details

Out:
Leus du Plooy (Middlesex) Details
Billy Godleman (Released) Details
Archie Harrison (Released) Details
Suranga Lakmal (Released) Details
Mattie McKiernan (Released) Details
George Scrimshaw (Northamptonshire) Details
Mark Watt (Released) Details
Tom Wood (Released) Details

Durham

2024 Overseas Players:
David Bedingham (South Africa) Details
Scott Boland (Australia, County Championship and Vitality Blast, until end of July) Details
Ben Dwarshuis (Australia, Vitality Blast) Details
Peter Siddle (Australia, County Championship, 26 April to 3 July) Details
Ashton Turner (Australia, Vitality Blast) Details

In:
Colin Ackermann (Leicestershire) Details
Callum Parkinson (Leicestershire) Details

Out:
Harry Crawshaw (Released) Details
Luke Doneathy (Released) Details
Liam Trevaskis (Leicestershire) Details
Ross Whitfield (Released) Details

Essex

2024 Overseas Players:
Dean Elgar (South Africa) Details
Simon Harmer (South Africa) Details
Daniel Sams (Australia, Vitality Blast, until 21 June & knockouts if reached) Details

In:
Jordan Cox (Kent) Details
Harry Duke (Loan from Yorkshire, until 6 May) Details

Out:
Will Buttleman (Released) Details
Alastair Cook (Retired) Details
Eshun Kalley (Released) Details
Dan Lawrence (Surrey) Details
Aron Nijjar (Released) Details
Josh Rymell (Released) Details

Glamorgan

2024 Overseas Players:
Mir Hamza (Pakistan, County Championship, until 27 May) Details
Colin Ingram (South Africa) Details
Marnus Labuschagne (Australia) Details

In:
Mason Crane (Season-long loan from Hampshire) Details
Craig Miles (Loan from Warwickshire, until 22 April) Details
Brad Wheal (Short-term loan from Hampshire) Details

Out:
David Lloyd (Derbyshire) Details
Andrew Salter (Retired) Details
Callum Taylor (Released) Details

Gloucestershire

2024 Overseas Players:
Cameron Bancroft (Australia) Details
Zafar Gohar (Pakistan) Details
Beau Webster (Australia, 30 May to 18 July) Details

In:

Out:
Tom Lace (Retired) Details
Will Naish (Released) Details
Paul van Meekeren (Released) Details
Jared Warner (Released) Details
Ben Wells (Retired) Details

Hampshire

2024 Overseas Players:
Mohammad Abbas (Pakistan) Details
Kyle Abbott (South Africa) Details
Ben McDermott (Australia, Vitality Blast) Details
Michael Neser (Australia, 30 May to 3 July) Details

In:
Ali Orr (Sussex) Details

Out:
Jack Campbell (Released) Details
Mason Crane (Season-long loan to Glamorgan) Details
Scott Currie (Season-long loan to Leicestershire) Details
Aneurin Donald (Derbyshire) Details
Harry Petrie (Released) Details
Brad Wheal (Short-term loan to Glamorgan) Details
Ross Whiteley (Derbyshire) Details

Kent

2024 Overseas Players:
Wes Agar (Australia, until end of July) Details
Xavier Bartlett (Australia, Vitality Blast, until 21 June) Details
Charlie Stobo (Australia, 20 May to 16 September) Details
Beyers Swanepoel (South Africa, from 1 May) Details

In:
Michael Cohen (Free Agent) Details
George Garrett (Warwickshire) Details
Matt Parkinson (Lancashire) Details

Out:
Alex Blake (Released) Details
Jordan Cox (Essex) Details
James Logan (Released) Details

Lancashire

2024 Overseas Players:
Tom Bruce (New Zealand) Details
Chris Green (Australia, Vitality Blast) Details
Nathan Lyon (Australia, County Championship, until 3 July) Details

In:
Mitchell Stanley (Worcestershire) Details

Out:
Richard Gleeson (Released) Details
Rob Jones (Worcestershire) Details
Danny Lamb (Sussex) Details
Matt Parkinson (Kent) Details
Dane Vilas (Released) Details

Leicestershire

2024 Overseas Players:
Peter Handscomb (Australia) Details
Wiaan Mulder (South Africa) Details
Marcus Harris (Australia, County Championship, until 6 May) Details

In:
Ben Cox (Worcestershire) Details
Scott Currie (Season-long loan from Hampshire) Details
Ben Green (Loan from Somerset, 19 April to 6 May) Details
Ben Mike (Yorkshire) Details
Liam Trevaskis (Durham) Details

Out:
Colin Ackermann (Durham) Details
Ed Barnes (Released) Details
Will Davis (Released) Details
Michael Finan (Released) Details
Arron Lilley (Released) Details
Callum Parkinson (Durham) Details
Scott Steel (Released) Details
Nick Welch (Released) Details

Middlesex

2024 Overseas Players:

In:
Henry Brookes (Warwickshire) Details
Leus du Plooy (Derbyshire) Details

Out:
Daniel O'Driscoll (Released) Details
Toby Greatwood (Released) Details
Max Harris (Released) Details
Tim Murtagh (Retired) Details
John Simpson (Sussex) Details

Northamptonshire

2024 Overseas Players:
Matthew Breetzke (South Africa, Vitality Blast) Details
Siddarth Kaul (India, County Championship, 10 to 27 May) Details
Karun Nair (India, County Championship, until 1 September) Details
Sikandar Raza (Zimbabwe, Vitality Blast) Details
Prithvi Shaw (India, County Championship & Metro Bank One-Day Cup, June onwards) Details
Chris Tremain (Australia, County Championship, until end of April) Details

In:
George Bartlett (Somerset) Details
Ravi Bopara (Free Agent, Vitality Blast) Details
Liam Patterson-White (Short-term loan from Nottinghamshire) Details
George Scrimshaw (Derbyshire) Details

Out:
Hassan Azad (Released) Details
Gareth Berg (Retired) Details
Josh Cobb (Released) Details
Harry Gouldstone (Released) Details
Simon Kerrigan (Retired) Details
Ollie Sale (Retired) Details
Tom Taylor (Worcestershire) Details
Graeme White (Retired) Details

Nottinghamshire

2024 Overseas Players:
Fazalhaq Farooqi (Afghanistan, Vitality Blast, from 5 July) Details
Ben Lister (New Zealand, 31 May to 3 July) Details
Dane Paterson (South Africa) Details
Will Young (New Zealand, County Championship and Vitality Blast, 19 April to 19 July) Details

In:
Jack Haynes (Worcestershire) Details
Dillon Pennington (Worcestershire) Details
Josh Tongue (Worcestershire) Details

Out:
Jake Ball (Somerset) Details
Samit Patel (Derbyshire) Details
Liam Patterson-White (Short-term loan to Northamptonshire) Details

Somerset

2024 Overseas Players:
Migael Pretorius (South Africa, County Championship, until at least 27 May) Details
Matt Renshaw (Australia, 5 April to 27 May) Details

In:
Jake Ball (Nottinghamshire) Details 

Out:
George Bartlett (Northamptonshire) Details
Jack Brooks (Released) Details
Steve Davies (Retired) Details
Ben Green (Loan from Somerset, 19 April to 6 May) Details

Surrey

2024 Overseas Players:
Sean Abbott (Australia, County Championship & Vitality Blast, 10 May to 26 June) Details
Spencer Johnson (Australia, Vitality Blast, until 21 June) Details
Kemar Roach (West Indies, County Championship, until 27 May) Details

In:
Dan Lawrence (Essex) Details

Out:
Nick Kimber (Released) Details
Dan Moriarty (Yorkshire) Details
Nico Reifer (Released) Details

Sussex

2024 Overseas Players:
Daniel Hughes (Australia, County Championship and Vitality Blast, 31 May onwards) Details
Nathan McAndrew (Australia, June and July) Details
Cheteshwar Pujara (India, until 27 May) Details
Jayden Seales (West Indies, until 8 June) Details
Jaydev Unadkat (India, County Championship, 22 August onwards) Details

In:
Danny Lamb (Lancashire) Details
John Simpson (Middlesex) Details

Out:
Jamie Atkins (Retired) Details
Ravi Bopara (Released) Details
George Garton (Warwickshire) Details
Ali Orr (Hampshire) Details

Warwickshire

2024 Overseas Players:
Hassan Ali (Pakistan, until at least the end of July) Details
Aamir Jamal (Pakistan, until at least 19 July) Details
Michael Rae (New Zealand, short-term contract) Details

In:
George Garton (Sussex) Details
Richard Gleeson (Free Agent, Vitality Blast) Details

Out:
Ethan Brookes (Worcestershire) Details
Henry Brookes (Middlesex) Details
George Garrett (Kent) Details
Manraj Johal (Released) Details
Craig Miles (Loan to Glamorgan, until 22 April) Details

Worcestershire

2024 Overseas Players:
Jason Holder (West Indies, Vitality County Championship, until 13 May) Details
Usama Mir (Pakistan, Vitality Blast) Details
Nathan Smith (New Zealand) Details

In:
Ethan Brookes (Warwickshire) Details
Josh Cobb (Free Agent, Vitality Blast & Metro Bank One-Day Cup) Details
Rob Jones (Lancashire) Details
Yadvinder Singh (South Asian Cricket Academy) Details
Tom Taylor (Northamptonshire) Details

Out:
Pat Brown (Derbyshire) Details
Taylor Cornall (Released) Details
Ben Cox (Leicestershire) Details
Jack Haynes (Nottinghamshire) Details
Dillon Pennington (Nottinghamshire) Details
Mitchell Stanley (Lancashire) Details
Josh Tongue (Nottinghamshire) Details

Yorkshire

2024 Overseas Players:
Donovan Ferreira (South Africa, Vitality Blast) Details
Vishwa Fernando (Sri Lanka, County Championship, until 3 July) Details
Shan Masood (Pakistan) Details

In:
Dan Moriarty (Surrey) Details

Out:
Harry Duke (Loan to Essex, until 6 May) Details
Will Fraine (Released) Details
Ben Mike (Leicestershire) Details
Jack Shutt (Released) Details