TODMORDEN have signed fast bowler Michael Neser as their new professional.

The South African born Neser plays first class cricket for Queensland and progressed through the state’s fames Academy of Sport before earning a full-time deal.

Neser plays Big Bash Twenty20 for the Adelaide Strikers and has played Indian Premier League cricket for the Kings XI Punjab.

The 23-year-old will add raw pace to the league as he bowls at 90mph.