North Down have recruited teenage all-rounder Liam Hayman for the upcoming season.

The 18 year-old New Zealander is an Irish passport holder.

He bats in the top order and and is a right-arm off-spinner.

Hayman is a promising all-rounder currently making his mark in New Zealand’s Waikato Valley.

He is a graduate of the prestigious Hamilton College, where he excelled in the 1st XI, he has played top-flight club cricket in the Waikato Valley District Competition for Morrinsville Piako Cricket Club.