Neil Wagner is signed by Yorkshire for the first 10 County Championship games.

Neil Wagner has agreed to play in the first ten matches of the forthcoming County Championship . The left-arm seamer will play for Yorkshire in the first round of the County Championship against Leicestershire .

Yorkshire, United Kingdom, December 9 : Neil Wagner, a New Zealand medium pacer, was signed by the Yorkshire County Cricket Club for the first ten matches of the forthcoming season of the County Championship, which was announced on Thursday.In a statement issued by the Yorkshire County Cricket Club, the club is pleased to announce the signing of Neil Wagner, a New Zealand fast bowler.Wagners experience in Yorkshire will be a vital asset as the left-arm seamer, who is known for his aggressive bowling style, has agreed to play in the first ten County Championship games.Starting on Thursday, April 6, the 36-year-old will play for Yorkshire in the first round of the County Championship against Leicestershire, and to be playing for such a large club as Yorkshire CCC is a great honor, saidWagner.

I want to be a big part in bringing the team back into Division One, says Darren Gough, the Managing Director of Cricket for Yorkshire CCC.Neil's record in First-Class cricket is outstanding, and his impact on Test cricket for New Zealand has been incredible.We are blessed to have some great bowlers in our ranks and believe that with the addition of Neil, we will have the bowlers to bowl any team out.

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