Published: 17:00, 09 June 2021
Kent have boosted their spinning options by signing James Logan on a two-month deal.
The 23-year-old left-arm spinner has impressed as a trialist in the club's 2nds team.
He claimed the wickets of Surrey's Hashim Amla and Mark Stoneman in a recent T20 friendly against Surrey 2nds.
Wakefield-born Logan, who played two first-class matches for Yorkshire in 2018 and 2019, has been added to Kent's squad for their T20 opener against Hampshire Hawks.
Logan said: “I’m really excited to get the opportunity to join Kent and showcase my skills.
“I’ve noticed a real buzz about the place this week as we head into T20 season and I can’t wait to get the chance of being be a Spitfire.”
Kent director of cricket Paul Downton said: “James has shown his ability playing for our Second XI and has fully earnt his opportunity with us.
“After the announcement that Imran Qayyum has unfortunately had to retire from first-class cricket due to injury, James will be a useful addition to our squad.”