Hampshire to sign Wheater

Wicketkeeper Adam Wheater is due to sign for Hampshire

Wicketkeeper Adam Wheater is due to sign for Hampshire

James Vince will no longer captain Hampshire for County Championship matches.  Picture: Sarah Standing

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Giles White has confirmed Hampshire are set to sign Essex wicketkeeper Adam Wheater.

The 23-year-old glovesman has bought out the remaining year of his contract and has been brought in to compete for the position alongside Michael Bates.

Hampshire manager White said: ‘We were interested in Adam and it was agreed that we would sign him if he became available.

‘I understand he has bought himself out with a view to competing for the gloves here.

‘It will strengthen the squad and give us some extra competition.’

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