Wednesday 26 May 2010 

Northamptonshire Sign Juan Theron

Northamptonshire Sign Juan Theron
Northamptonshire Sign Juan Theron
 

Northamptonshire have announced the signing of South Africa fast bowler Juan 'Rusty' Theron for the first five games of their Friends Provident t20 campaign.

Theron, who has gained a reputation as a death bowler, has played in 31 Twenty20 matches for the Warriors, the Kings XI Punjab and South Africa A.

“I am absolutely delighted to announce the signing of a world class talent such as Rusty, this will give us a great boost at the start of the Friends Provident t20," head coach David Capel commented.

“Rusty will be an excellent addition for our FP t20 campaign and will be a vital part of our death bowling attack."

Theron, 24, also holds a Cricket South Africa central contract and his arrival at Wantage Road is subject to appropriate visa clearance.

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