Warwickshire: George Panayi, Liam Banks and Ryan Sidebottom sign new contracts

George Panayi claimed two wickets in every innings within the under-19 Test in opposition to India at New Road in August

England Under-19 pair George Panayi and Liam Banks, and Australian Ryan Sidebottom have signed new offers at Warwickshire.

Fast bowler Panayi, 19, and batsman Banks, 18, have signed two-year offers.

Sidebottom, 28, who has taken 13 wickets since his mid-season arrival from Birmingham League facet Berkswell, has penned a one-year contract.

“Our transformation process is very much under way,” mentioned Warwickshire game director Ashley Giles.

“George skilled Championship cricket previous this summer season and made a excellent impact, taking 4 wickets and bowling with excellent tempo and regulate in opposition to world batsmen.

“Liam has proven nice promise throughout all codecs in the second one staff, with a stand-out innings of 181 in opposition to Derbyshire within the Championship in May.

“Ryan’s labored extremely onerous to achieve the pro ranks at this degree of his profession. He has been a very good addition.

“His 13 wickets within the 3 Championship video games that he is performed thus far have come at a mean of simply 18.three.”