Leicestershire batsman Ramnaresh Sarwan has signed a new two-year contract which will keep him with the county until at least the end of the 2014 season.
The 32-year-old, who has played 83 Tests for the West Indies, joined the Foxes for the current campaign and has been a great success at Grace Road.
He has scored 608 County Championship runs at an average of 43.42 so far and has also made an impact in one-day cricket, the highlight his 115 from 89 balls against Holland.
Leicestershire chief executive Mike Siddall told the club's official site: "'Ronnie' has created a tremendous impression since he joined us.
"We are delighted to have secured his services for another two seasons. He is a fantastic player and his influence on our younger players has been excellent."
Leicestershire have has also announced a change in their one-day captain with former England bowler Matthew Hoggard passing over the reins to young batsman Josh Cobb in order to concentrate on Championship cricket.