Leicestershire: Ned Eckersley and Charlie Shreck agree new deals

Ned Eckersley
Ned Eckersley has scored 10 centuries for Leicestershire

Leicestershire have announced that batsman Ned Eckersley and seamer Charlie Shreck have both agreed new contracts at Grace Road.

Vice-captain Eckersley, 26, has signed a new two-year deal while Shreck, 37, formerly of Nottinghamshire and Kent, has agreed a one-year extension.

"We are delighted," said Leicestershire chief executive Wasim Khan.

"Ned will add competition for places and Charlie brings a lot of quality and experience to our dressing room."

Eckersley has scored 4,026 first-class runs in his career at an average of 32.73, including 10 centuries.

Shreck claimed 57 first-class wickets at an average of 29.17 in the 2015 season.

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