Coles Extends Loan Deal at Northants


Essex County Cricket Club can today confirm that Matt Coles’ loan deal at Northamptonshire has been extended until the end of the Vitality Blast group stages.

The 29-year-old will be available to play in today’s Vitality Blast fixture against Worcestershire Rapids at Blackfinch New Road and will be with the Steelbacks until their final group game, also against Worcestershire Rapids, on 30 August.

Coles has featured in six T20 matches for Northamptonshire Steelbacks during his loan stint with the side sitting in seventh place in the Vitality Blast North Group table.