Northants Cricket have signed Durham and Scotland batsman Kyle Coetzer on loan for the remainder of the season.
Kyle has been consistent with bat for Scotland in this season’s CB40 competition. He scored 122 in Scotland’s 12-run win against Northants in Edinburgh in the CB40 earlier this season.
He preceded that with 57 and 87 not out in Durham’s second XI match versus Northants at Milton Keynes in June.
Head Coach David Capel said, “I’m pleased that Kyle has decided to join us for the rest of the season.
“I see him as the kind of quality cricketer we want to add to our squad, and he will be able to join a team pushing for all important promotion in the LV= County Championship.”
Kyle Coetzer said, “I’m looking forward to this loan and the opportunities it may bring. I hope to help Northants push for promotion.”
Kyle has has scored over 2300 first class runs to date, including 5 hundreds and over 2000 runs in the one day game at an average of 34.