Duffy, 27, was a part of New Zealand’s enlarged squad for his or her ongoing Test sequence in opposition to England however was trimmed from the preliminary 20-man group forward of the primary Test at Lord’s, having performed in each warm-up video games.
“We’re delighted to be able to secure Jacob’s services for our next two Championship matches,” Paul Downton, Kent’s director of cricket, stated. “It’s a very busy part of the season with Championship matches intermingled with the Vitality Blast and Jacob will strengthen our seam attack at this crucial stage of our Championship campaign.”
Duffy might be Kent’s second abroad participant for the Championship alongside the South African allrounder George Linde, who is out there throughout codecs. Qais Ahmad, the Afghan legspinner, is on the membership for the T20 Blast however isn’t anticipated to play within the Championship.
Kent have endured a troublesome begin to the season and are ninth within the 10-team high division of the Championship, with 4 attracts and two losses from their six video games to this point. They have additionally struggled within the Blast regardless of their standing as defending champions, lastly choosing up their first win of their sixth group recreation in opposition to Middlesex on Sunday.