Somerset County Cricket Club have signed Jim Allenby from Glamorgan on a permanent contract.
The 32 year old was born in Western Australia, but is England qualified. Last season he scored 969 runs and took 54 wickets in the LV= County Championship. He has played for Glamorgan since 2009.
Somerset County Cricket Club’s players swapped their cricket whites for chef whites and their helmets for hobs this week when they took part in a special charity event.
“Wicket To Waiter” saw members of the 1st team squad go from crease to kitchen as they helped to prepare, cook and serve a three course dinner at Brazz in Taunton which raised more than £2,500 for Brainwave and The Somerset Wildlife Trust.