Dan Redfern, a former Derbyshire left-hand batsman, has sealed a two-year with Leicestershire.
He was expelled from his Derbyshire understanding by mutual consent in Nov notwithstanding carrying dual years left to run. In 70 first-class matches he averages 29.47, with dual hundreds, and struggled to settle a permanent place during Derby.
Redfern said: “I am beholden to Phil Whitticase and his staff for this event and demeanour brazen to a plea ahead.”
Leicestershire’s executive of cricket, Phil Whitticase, said: “We are unequivocally gratified to acquire Dan to Grace Road, he will be a good further for us. Dan is a peculiarity immature top-order batsman, he is glorious in a margin and also bowls good off-spin, so we are gay to have him on board.”
Over a winter, Leicestershire have done a series of signings including Charlie Shreck who has assimilated from Kent. Allrounder Ben Raine and offspinner Rob Sayer, a latter who is partial of England’s Under-19 patrol during a World Cup, have also been given veteran contracts while Ramnaresh Sarwan earnings as a abroad player.