MSN UK – Warwickshire seamer Chris Wright will move to Leicestershire at the end of the season on a two-year contract.

Summary

  • Warwickshire seamer Chris Wright will move to Leicestershire at the end of the season on a two-year contract.
  • Wright joined the Bears, initially on loan, towards the end of the 2011 campaign and played a starring role in their County Championship triumph the following year, taking 62 wickets at 24.06.
  • The 32-year-old, whose deal with the Foxes runs until at least the end of the 2020 season, said: “I would like to thank everybody involved at Warwickshire for making my time at the club so special.
  • The Bears’ sport director, Ashley Giles , said: “Chris has won all major trophies across all formats and he has been a great servant to Warwickshire and Birmingham Bears for seven years.
  • “Chris has been a consistent, high-class performer in county cricket and has played a key role in Warwickshire’s successes.


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