Pakistan spinner will sign up for membership on pay-as-you-play deal from April
Gohar amassed 20 wickets at a value of 14.35 in 4 Championship video games previous this yr – together with a fit haul of eleven for 101 in opposition to Durham – as Gloucestershire completed 2d in Department Two.
“The signing of Zafar is any other nice second for the membership,” Brown stated. “We really feel like we are at the cusp of one thing in point of fact particular with the squad we are assembling and we are assured of with the ability to problem for silverware in 2022.
“Zafar used to be a large hit with supporters on the again finish of closing season and we are assured that he will be capable of make necessary contributions for The Shire as soon as once more subsequent season throughout all codecs, together with the County Championship, the place we’re going to be enjoying in opposition to the most productive cricketers within the nation in Department One.”
“Taking part in county cricket this yr and making my debut for Gloucestershire used to be the realisation of an ambition I have had for a while,” Gohar stated. “Getting the chance to tug on a Gloucestershire blouse and give a contribution to a successful crew used to be a really perfect begin to my occupation in England, and I am more than happy to be returning for an extended stint subsequent yr.
“We’ve a crew able to difficult someone, and a few nice momentum from 2021 to construct on. I will’t wait to get again and confidently select up the place I left off.”
Steve Snell, efficiency director at Gloucestershire Cricket, added: “We are extremely joyful to have Zafar again onboard for subsequent season, he is already confirmed simply how a lot high quality he has and we are in point of fact excited to look him in motion once more subsequent yr.
“It is a actual bonus that Zafar is to be had for variety proper from day one, he supplies the squad with intensity and makes variety much more tricky for our new head trainer Dale Benkenstein, which is a good downside to have.”