TAIT AGREES TO JOIN SURREY

Australian paceman Shaun Tait has agreed to join Surrey on a new deal. The 27-year-old will join up with Surrey shortly before their first group match against Gloucestershire on Thursday, 2 June.

Tait is widely regarded as the fastest bowler in the world and is currently featuring for Australia in the Twenty20 and one-day series against England.

He has also been included in their provisional ICC World Cup squad.