Former Eng keeper Russell extends Gloucestershire contract
Published: Wednesday, May 1, 2002, 23:53 [IST]
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London: Former England wicket-keeper Jack Russell has extended his contract Gloucestershire contract by a further year to the end of the 2004 season. The 38-year-old, who played the last of his 54 Tests in 1998, signed his new deal head of his county's Benson and Hedges Cup clash with Warwickshire in Bristol. Gloucestershire director of cricket John Bracewell said, "While Jack is master of his craft, it has probably advanced further forward in the years since his retirement from international cricket. "We expect the next three years to be the most fruitful in Jack's domestic career," he said.