Monty Panesar has taken to Twitter to express his delight at signing for Essex.
The England bowler agreed a two-year contract with the club earlier this afternoon, following a successful loan spell last season.
Essex fast bowler Reece in line for PCA's Young Player of the Year
Norwich City's latest arrival, Johann Elmander says he can't wait to get started in his second spell in the Premier League.
Man-of-the-match David Willey led Northamptonshire to 102-run victory over Surrey in the T20 final in Edgbaston, Birmingham.