Durston pens new Derbyshire deal

  • Last Updated: October 3 2012, 7:30 BST

Wes Durston has committed his future to Derbyshire after signing a three-year deal with the LV= County Championship second division champions.

Wes Durston: New deal

The 31-year-old right-hand batsman becomes the fourth player in a week to extend his Derbyshire deal following the club's promotion to the top tier.

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"I am over the moon to be committing the next three years of my career to Derbyshire," he said.

"This is as tight-knit a squad as I've known throughout my career and I'm delighted to be remaining a part of it for the foreseeable future."

Durston's Derbyshire team-mates Ross Whiteley, Tony Palladino and Jonathan Clare also penned three-year deals this week.