Nic Maddinson lines up Durham stint to press Ashes 2023 case

Nic Maddinson has lined up a stint in county cricket to additional his prospects of an Australia recall in time for the 2023 Ashes.

He has set his sights on a return to Take a look at cricket and is closing in on a cope with Durham to switch Keegan Petersen as their abroad participant for the second half of the County Championship season. He may characteristic within the Royal London Cup.

“It hasn’t been introduced however I am trying to go over to Durham,” he instructed RSN Breakfast Membership. “They have a South African, Keegan Petersen, over there in the mean time enjoying for them for the primary half of the season after which he has to go off.

“We’re simply within the remaining levels of getting that signed off and hopefully it is all easy crusing from right here and I can recover from straight after Sri Lanka.”

Maddinson has been a constant performer in red-ball cricket in recent times and was the sixth-highest run-scorer within the Sheffield Protect this season, averaging 54.50 for Victoria with two tons of in seven appearances.

“I have been very open within the final yr to going over and enjoying in England,” he added. “I feel with the stage of my profession I am at, I am actually prioritising four-day cricket.

“I really feel like Take a look at cricket is the last word aim for me nonetheless so I wish to get as a lot expertise in that round as doable and enjoying in England positively ticks that field.

“With an Ashes arising subsequent yr I felt prefer it was a reasonably good alternative to try to make it over there and get some expertise in these circumstances as nicely.”

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