All-rounder Milnes is released by Derbyshire

All-rounder Tom Milnes has left Derbyshire after being released in the final year of his contract.

Monday, 29th January 2018, 3:08 pm
Updated Monday, 29th January 2018, 3:10 pm
Tom Milnes, who has been released to enable him to pursue his career elsewhere. (PHOTO BY: Anne Shelley)

The 25-year-old, who represented England at U19 level, joined the county at the end of the 2015 season after a spell on loan. He had previously progressed throught the academy ranks at Warwickshire, where he was part of the squad that won the County Championship in 2012.

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Milnes played in 11 first-class matches for Derbyshire, plus five one-day games and one T20 fixture, taking 22 wickets and scoring 321 runs. Cricket adviser Kim Barnett said: “Tom is a true professional, who has always given his all and is well respected by his teammates. However, we have agreed he should pursue his career elsewhere.”