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Sixers hand Curran three-year deal

12th February 2019, 15:38 by Bobbie Jackson

Surrey seam bowler Tom Curran has signed a three-year contract with Big Bash League outfit Sydney Sixers.

Curran joined the New South Wales outfit ahead of the 2018-19 campaign and has helped them through to the semi-finals.

The 23-year-old has contributed with bat and ball, taking 20 wickets in 14 appearances, scoring 185 runs in nine innings.

The Sixers have clearly been impressed by the Surrey man and have handed him a three-year contract.

Fellow England international Joe Denly said: “No one works harder on their game than Tom.

“I think he’s only going to get better, which is great for the Sydney Sixers and great for England”.

The England international is unavailable for their semi-final clash with Melbourne Renegades on February 15 after being selected for the one-day series against West Indies.

This article originated on sportinastorm.com

Bobbie Jackson is a reporter with an in-depth knowledge of football at all levels. A Blackpool supporter, Bobbie is also a keen rugby union, boxing, MMA and UFC follower.

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