Logan signs on two-month deal

Wednesday 9th June 2021

Men’s First Team

Logan signs on two-month deal

Kent Cricket is pleased to announce the signing of left-arm spinner James Logan on a short term contract after he impressed as a trialist for the Club’s Second XI.

The 23-year-old had figures of 0-22, 1-16 and 2-42 in his four overs against strong Sussex, Middlesex and Surrey Second XI sides respectively over the past week. Logan, who has played first-class cricket for Yorkshire, dismissed Hashim Amla and Mark Stoneman against Surrey, and John Simpson against Middlesex.

He has been added to Kent Spitfires’ matchday squad for tonight’s Vitality Blast opener against Hampshire Hawks.

On joining Kent Cricket, Logan said: “I’m really excited to get the opportunity to join Kent and showcase my skills.

“I’ve noticed a real buzz about the place this week as we head into T20 season and I can’t wait to get the chance of being be a Spitfire.”

Kent’s Director of Cricket, Paul Downton, said: “James has shown his ability playing for our Second XI and has fully earnt his opportunity with us.

“After the announcement that Imran Qayyum has unfortunately had to retire from first-class cricket due to injury, James will be a useful addition to our squad.”