LONDON:-Essex have pulled off a marquee signing for the NatWest T20 Blast campaign with the signing of the Pakistan fast bowler Wahab Riaz. Riaz will feature in seven matches for the Essex Eagles, before being replaced by the New Zealander Adam Milne. Riaz has 106 Twenty20 wickets at an impressive average of 22.21, and has had spells with Kent Spitfires and Surrey in the past. Head Coach Chris Silverwood said "We are pleased to have Wahab as ve will add a different dimension to our bowling attack.”–Agencies