Bowling all-rounder Ethan was awarded a two-year rookie contract to graduate from the Warwickshire Academy.

Ethan is the younger brother of Bears fast bowler Henry and is a right-arm seam bowler and a right-hand batsman who has been through the pathway since the U10s.

The all-rounder has featured heavily this season for the Second XI as well as featuring for Staffordshire who are captained by Warwickshire performance pathway coach Kadeer Ali.