Tim Bresnan: Warwickshire County CC Sign All-Rounder

Tim Bresnan has now moved to Warwickshire County CC in 2020.
LEEDS, ENGLAND - AUGUST 11: Tim Bresnan of Yorkshire Vikings celebrates the wicket of Wayne Madsen of Derbyshire Falcons during the Vitality Blast match between Yorkshire Vikings and Derbyshire Falcons at Emerald Headingley Stadium on August 11, 2019 in Leeds, England. (Photo by Jan Kruger/Getty Images)

Warwickshire County Cricket Club’s New All-Rounder

Former England all-rounder Tim Bresnan has joined Warwickshire County Cricket Club on a two-year deal. Bresnan, 35, left Yorkshire earlier this month, ending a 19-year spell with the White Rose county.

A story we covered in-depth here Yorkshire Lad Tim Bresnan Moves On

Initially, Bresnan will complete a loan deal to the Edgbaston based county, subject to ECB clearance. The loan move would allow Bresnan to compete in all matches across any format, except those against his former county. His move will be made permanent at the end of the summer.

Tim Bresnan bowling for Yorkshire CCC. He has now signed for Warwickshire County CC.
MANCHESTER, ENGLAND – JULY 24: Steven Patterson and Tim Bresnan of Yorkshire talk during the Specsavers Championship Division One match between Lancashire and Yorkshire at Old Trafford on July 24, 2018 in Manchester, England. (Photo by Alex Livesey/Getty Images)

On his move, Bresnan said “I’m thrilled to be joining Warwickshire County Cricket Club” adding “I see this move as a great fit. I have still got a strong desire to continuing playing at the top level and to win, so hopefully, I can pass on a bit of my experience to the young players who are coming through.”

Warwickshire County Cricket Club Statement

Warwickshire sporting director Paul Farbrace on the signing said: “With multiple trophies to his name, Tim is a winner and he knows exactly what it takes to perform and to ultimately succeed at the highest level.”

BIRMINGHAM, ENGLAND – APRIL 19: Tim Bresnan of Yorkshire bats during the Royal London One Day Cup match between Warwickshire and Yorkshire at Edgbaston on April 19, 2019 in Birmingham, England. (Photo by Gareth Copley/Getty Images)

A Yorkshire lad through and through, Bresnan will represent a different county for the first time in his career. He was also a member of the Yorkshire squad that won back to back County Championships in 2014-2015.

Bresnan 6/19 T20 Blast v Lancashire

Tim Bresnan can look forward to linking back up with former England teammates Ian Bell and Tim Ambrose at his new county.

Yesterday the ECB announced domestic cricket can begin from August 1st. Counties will now meet over the coming weeks to discuss the format and the shape of the restart.

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