Ryan Ten Doeschate plays for Netherlands © Getty Images
Ryan Ten Doeschate plays for Netherlands © Getty Images

 

Nov 4, 2014

Ryan ten Doeschate, hailed as one of the best cricketers ever produced by a non-test playing country signs a  two-year deal with Essex.

The 34-year old Dutchman has been serving the Chelmsford side since 2003 and guided the team into the quarter finals of the T20 Blast and Royal London One-Day Cup in 2014. He  had an average  of  88.75 and 52.50 T20 Blast and Royal London One-Day Cup respectively.

With the signing of the new contract, Ryan ten Doeschate will be with Essex till the end of 2016 season.

“Ryan has been a fantastic servant for Essex, and we are very pleased he has decided to extend his time here. He is still a key player for us in all formats, and his captaincy of the one-day team last season was excellent,” Essex head coach Paul Grayson told BBC Sport

Ryan ten Doeschate also plays for Kolkata Knight Riders in the Indian Premiere League(IPL).