Derbyshire: Wayne Madsen credits team for player award

Wayne Madsen

Derbyshire captain Wayne Madsen has said a huge collective team effort was behind him being named the club's player of the season.

Madsen scored 885 runs and played in all 16 County Championship matches as Derbyshire won the Division two title.

The 28-year-old told BBC Radio Derby: "It's been a tremendous year for me and my team-mates.

"I owe this to the players, the coaching staff and everyone at the club. It's been amazing."

Madsen added: "Everyone has put in the hard yards and we have pulled together really well as a team.

"It's been a fantastic season for everyone at the club and personally to finish in this way is amazing."