Alex Wakely is to replace Stephen Peters as captain of relegated Northamptonshire next season.
Northants batsman Alex Wakely has signed a new two-year deal which keeps him at the club until the end of 2015.
Northamptonshire's one-day captain Alex Wakely labelled the team's 2012 campaign "an embarrassment".
Northamptonshire start the season in familiar territory, mired in the lower tier of the county championship with minimal expectations of promotion.
England must pick Alex Hales as an opening batsman at the 2015 World Cup, says Sir Ian Botham.
South Africa v West Indies Tes
South Africa win by an innings and 220 runs
Australia v India Test Series
Australia win by 4 wickets
KFC T20 Big Bash League 2014/2
Hobart Hurricanes win by 52 runs
Australia and New Zealand will co-host the 2015 Cricket World Cup from February - here's a taster of what's in store.
Steven Smith proved his captaincy skills by guiding Australia to victory over India, says Mark Butcher.