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Will Smith      

Full name William Rew Smith

Born September 28, 1982, Luton, Bedfordshire

Current age 33 years 240 days

Major teams Bedfordshire, British Universities, Durham, Nottinghamshire

Nickname Posh Kid

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm offbreak

Height 5 ft 10 in

Education Bedford School, Durham University

William Rew Smith
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
First-class 159 269 21 8254 201* 33.28 19241 42.89 16 32 99 0
List A 102 86 7 2291 120* 29.00 3013 76.03 2 18 34 0
Twenty20 101 79 21 992 55 17.10 838 118.37 0 3 86 21 43 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 159 1851 1148 25 3/34 45.92 3.72 74.0 0 0 0
List A 102 383 357 12 2/19 2/19 29.75 5.59 31.9 0 0 0
Twenty20 101 47 863 1016 41 3/15 3/15 24.78 7.06 21.0 0 0 0
Career statistics
First-class debut 2002
Last First-class Lancashire v Hampshire at Manchester, May 8-11, 2016 scorecard
List A debut 2002
Last List A Gloucestershire v Hampshire at Bristol, Aug 26, 2015 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Yorkshire v Nottinghamshire at Leeds, Jun 24, 2003 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Hampshire v Lancashire at Birmingham, Aug 29, 2015 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
18, 45 Hampshire v Lancashire Manchester 8 May 2016 FC
24, 14, 0/4 Hampshire v Middlesex Southampton 1 May 2016 FC
1/80, 11, 1/41 Hampshire v Yorkshire Leeds 17 Apr 2016 FC
0, 0/30, 3 Hampshire v Warwickshire Southampton 10 Apr 2016 FC
3, 34* Hampshire v Notts Nottingham 22 Sep 2015 FC
46, 0/12 Hampshire v Yorkshire Southampton 14 Sep 2015 FC
21, 0/8, 50 Hampshire v Somerset Taunton 9 Sep 2015 FC
38, 1 Hampshire v Durham Chester-le-Street 1 Sep 2015 FC
2, 1/15 Hampshire v Lancashire Birmingham 29 Aug 2015 T20
50 Hampshire v Gloucs Bristol 26 Aug 2015 LA
Profile

Racing enthusiast Will Smith is an opening batsman whose career has fluctuated significantly. He has been part of four Championship-winning sides but has never convinced as a consistent performer with several years of healthy runscoring mixed in with lean campaigns. His fresh start with Hampshire could lead to him improving his career record.

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Aug 29, 2015

Hampshire's Will Smith plays on in unfortunate fashion, Hampshire v Lancashire, NatWest T20 Blast, Semi-final, Edgbaston, August 29, 2015

Hampshire's Will Smith plays on in unfortunate fashion

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Jun 1, 2015

Will Smith made a solid 40, Hampshire v Worcestershire, County Championship, Division One, Ageas Bowl, 2nd day, June 1, 2015

Will Smith made a solid 40

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Apr 21, 2015

Tim Ambrose stumped Will Smith, Warwickshire v Hampshire, County Championship Division One, Edgbaston, 3rd day, April 21, 2015

Tim Ambrose stumped Will Smith

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Country Fixtures Country Results
Derbyshire v Kent at Derby - May 22-25
Derbyshire 492 & 94 (28.4 ov) Kent 412
Glamorgan v Essex at Cardiff - May 22-25
Glamorgan 260 & 386/8d (114.5 ov) Essex 313
Gloucs v Northants at Bristol - May 22-25
Northants 176 & 204/5 (67 ov) Gloucs 418
Hampshire v Notts at Southampton - May 22-25
Hampshire 270 & 223/9d Notts 189 & 40/2 (10.5 ov, target 305)
Middlesex v Somerset at Lord's - May 22-25
Somerset 376 & 57/4 (18.5 ov) Middlesex 423
Warwickshire v Durham at Birmingham - May 22-25
Durham won by 4 wickets
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