WORCESTERSHIRE wicketkeeper Ben Cox has signed a new two-year contract with the LV= County Championship Division Two leaders.

Cox, whose current contract ended at the conclusion of this season, has put pen to paper until the end of the 2016 campaign.

The 22-year-old becomes the fourth Worcestershire player in the last four days to sign a new two year deal after all-rounder Joe Leach, paceman Chris Russell and batsman Tom Fell.