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Nick Browne: Essex opener signs new deal with club until 2019

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Essex opener Nick Browne has signed a contract extension with the club until the end of the 2019 season.The 26-year-old scored 952 County Championship runs in 2017 as Essex won the title for the first time since 1992 and went unbeaten through the campaign.Browne also shared a county-record opening stand of 373 with Alastair Cook against Middlesex in June.

“After the season we have had, it was an easy decision to sign a contract extension,” the left-hander said.”It was so special to celebrate the Championship at Chelmsford, I really got a sense of how much it meant to the members and fans,” Leytonstone-born Browne added.”Winning the County Championship with your home county is something you dream of as a kid and it was an incredible season.”
Source: BBC Essex