and Symington Released
County Cricket Club has released Simon Brown and Marc Symington.
made his Durham debut in 1991 and celebrated his benefit year in
2001. Simon holds a number of records for Durham including most
first class appearances for Durham (141), most first class wickets
for Durham (518) and most first class wickets in a season (77) for
Durham 1996. Simon has missed most of the 2001 and 2002 season due
to injury, playing in only one Frizzell County Championship game
Symington made his Durham first class debut in 1998, having made
his Sunday League debut in 1997 when playing for Durham Academy.
Marc and Simon join James Brinkley and Jimmy Daley, who were released
earlier in the season.
Coach Martyn Moxon said: "Simon has been a great servant to
Durham County Cricket Club, but unfortunately he has had a series
of injuries over the last two seasons and as a result we have had
to take the difficult decision to not renew his contract."
it was a difficult decision regarding Marc Symington, as he has
played a significant amount of cricket for the First XI this season
and has always given 100 per cent effort and commitment. I would
like to wish them both every success in the future."