West Indies star Holder would 'relish' Northants return

Jason Holder has left the door open for a return to Northants after finishing 'a wonderful few weeks' with the County.

Friday, 3rd May 2019, 12:55 pm
Updated Friday, 3rd May 2019, 1:03 pm
Jason Holder would love to return to Northants

Holder, the world's No.1 Test all-rounder, featured in the opening two Specsavers County Championship Division Two matches, and five of the first six Royal London One-Day Cup matches.

Northants were only able to win one of those seven games, but Holder still had a huge impact, particularly with the bat.

He smashed 284 runs in the 50-over competition and became a hugely popular figure in his short time in Northampton.

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Holder will now be back with the West Indies as they prepare for the start of the World Cup.

And he signed off at Northants with a hugely upbeat Instagram message, admitting he would love to return to the County Ground at some point.

"Thank you so much @northantsccc it’s been a wonderful few weeks," Holder wrote.

"Lots of learning definitely took place and no doubt I would relish another opportunity with this group. Until then #givethanks."