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Will Smith      

Full name William Rew Smith

Born September 28, 1982, Luton, Bedfordshire

Current age 32 years 280 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 148 249 19 7736 201* 33.63 17769 43.53 16 29 89 0
List A 96 82 7 2108 120* 28.10 2840 74.22 2 15 32 0
Twenty20 95 75 21 968 55 17.92 807 119.95 0 3 85 20 43 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 148 1506 943 21 3/34 44.90 3.75 71.7 0 0 0
List A 96 293 273 11 2/19 2/19 24.81 5.59 26.6 0 0 0
Twenty20 95 42 767 911 36 3/15 3/15 25.30 7.12 21.3 0 0 0
Career statistics
First-class debut 2002
Last First-class Middlesex v Hampshire at Lord's, Jun 28-Jul 1, 2015 scorecard
List A debut 2002
Last List A Essex v Hampshire at Chelmsford, Aug 13, 2014 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Yorkshire v Nottinghamshire at Leeds, Jun 24, 2003 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Hampshire v Glamorgan at Southampton, Jul 3, 2015 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
0/30, 2 Hampshire v Glamorgan Southampton 3 Jul 2015 T20
18, 0/10, 30, 0/4 Hampshire v Middlesex Lord's 28 Jun 2015 FC
1/45, 8 Hampshire v Essex Chelmsford 26 Jun 2015 T20
4, 37 Hampshire v Somerset Southampton 21 Jun 2015 FC
9*, 0/26 Hampshire v Sussex Southampton 19 Jun 2015 T20
1*, 2/19 Hampshire v Middlesex Lord's 18 Jun 2015 T20
0/18 Hampshire v Kent Canterbury 12 Jun 2015 T20
7, 6 Hampshire v Sussex Hove 7 Jun 2015 FC
0/45 Hampshire v Somerset Taunton 5 Jun 2015 T20
1/21 Hampshire v Middlesex Southampton 4 Jun 2015 T20
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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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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Apr 21, 2015

Will Smith failed for the second time in the match, Warwickshire v Hampshire, County Championship Division One, Edgbaston, 3rd day, April 21, 2015

Will Smith failed for the second time in the match

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Country Fixtures Country Results
Leics v Kent at Leicester
Jul 5-8, 2015 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
Notts v Middlesex at Nottingham
Jul 5-8, 2015 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
Somerset v Sussex at Taunton
Jul 5-8, 2015 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
Warwickshire v Yorkshire at Birmingham
Jul 5-8, 2015 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
North Group: Derbyshire v Northants at Chesterfield
Jul 5, 2015 (14:30 local | 13:30 GMT | 09:30 EDT | 08:30 CDT | 06:30 PDT)
North Group: Worcs v Durham at Worcester
Jul 5, 2015 (14:30 local | 13:30 GMT | 09:30 EDT | 08:30 CDT | 06:30 PDT)
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