Jordan Thompson reaps Yorkshire CCC reward

YORKSHIRE all-rounder Jordan Thompson has signed a new contract.

Jordan Thompson: New deal.

The 23-year-old has agreed a deal that will keep him at the club until the end of 2021.

Thompson was a regular in Yorkshire’s T20 side last summer and also made two appearances in the County Championship.

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“I’m hoping to play more first team games and cement my place,” he said.

“I’ve debuted in each format over the last few years, so I know what it’s all about now.

“It’s now about performing consistently for the first team.”

Martyn Moxon, Yorkshire’s director of cricket, commented: “Jordan showed huge potential when he played in both the County Championship games and T20s, so hopefully he will continue to progress and become a regular in all formats over the next couple of years.”