BBC – Somerset have signed Australia batsman Matt Renshaw as their overseas replacement for Cameron Bancroft.
- Somerset have signed Australia batsman Matt Renshaw as their overseas replacement for Cameron Bancroft.
- Bancroft was banned from cricket for nine months for his part in Australia’s ball-tampering scandal.
- Renshaw, 22, has scored 630 runs in 13 Test appearances with a top score of 184, while he has been capped once in Twenty20 cricket.
- “I’m delighted to have the opportunity to play alongside some very experienced players and the exciting young talent that is coming through at Taunton,” he told the club website.
- “I’ve heard a lot of good things about the club and I understand that I will be following in the footsteps of some outstanding Australian batsmen.”