Australian spinner Adam Zampa has signed a contract with New South Wales for the upcoming season, returning to his former club after a seven-year stint with South Australia. The 28-year-old, who made his first-class debut with NSW in 2012, will be sharing the dressing room with top cricketers such as Nathon Lyon, Pat Cummins, Josh Hazlewood, Steve Smith, Mitchell Starc and David Warner. <p></p> <p></p>"The prospect of moving back home and being able to play for the state I started with and where I played my junior cricket means a lot to me," said Zampa, who has so far picked 33 T20I and 75 ODI wickets for Australia but is yet to play Test cricket. <p></p> <p></p>"I'm looking forward to testing myself in Shield cricket with a team of this calibre and I'm hoping to get the opportunity of playing with Nathan Lyon down the track." <p></p> <p></p>Zampa has played three Sheffield Shield matches and four One-Day List A fixtures for NSW before he moved to South Australia. He took 95 Sheffield Shield and 51 One-Day wickets for the Redbacks. <p></p> <p></p>"My partner Harriet and I will be able to spend a lot more time with both our families," he added. <p></p> <p></p>"The thing I'm looking forward to the most is playing with some guys that I was really close with when I was a rookie at NSW. The likes of Sean Abbott, Dan Hughes and Harry Conway. <p></p> <p></p>"I love pushing guys around me to get better and I think NSW cricket teams have always been a great environment for this." <p></p> <p></p>Welcoming Zampa back into the fold, NSW coach Phil Jacques said his experience with help the team. <p></p> <p></p>"I'm really excited to have Adam back home in NSW. Adam brings a wealth of experience and knowledge and he will be a great addition to our team. <p></p> <p></p>"He is a world class performer and I'm personally excited to be working with him and welcome him into our group."