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Greg Smith      

Full name Gregory Marc Smith

Born April 20, 1983, Johannesburg, Transvaal

Current age 34 years 8 days

Major teams Abahani Limited, Derbyshire, Derbyshire 2nd XI, Essex, Essex 2nd XI, Griqualand West, Mountaineers, South Africa Academy, South Africa Under-19s

Nickname Smithy

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm medium-fast, Right-arm offbreak

Height 6 ft 2 in

Education UNISA

Gregory Marc Smith
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
First-class 124 202 18 5635 177 30.62 9675 58.24 7 34 43 0
List A 108 105 10 2342 89 24.65 2873 81.51 0 11 39 0
Twenty20 86 76 3 1452 100* 19.89 1262 115.05 1 5 118 38 35 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 124 12202 6502 184 5/42 35.33 3.19 66.3 6 4 0
List A 108 2839 2655 72 4/53 4/53 36.87 5.61 39.4 1 0 0
Twenty20 86 51 798 1090 42 5/17 5/17 25.95 8.19 19.0 0 2 0
Career statistics
First-class debut South Africa Academy v Sri Lanka A at Potchefstroom, Oct 3-5, 2003 scorecard
Last First-class Lancashire v Essex at Manchester, Jul 6-9, 2015 scorecard
List A debut Griqualand West v KwaZulu-Natal at Kimberley, Nov 21, 2003 scorecard
Last List A Essex v Warwickshire at Chelmsford, Aug 28, 2014 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Derbyshire v Nottinghamshire at Derby, Jun 22, 2007 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Essex v Somerset at Chelmsford, May 29, 2015 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
3, 1/103 Cornwall v Berkshire Grampound Road 31 Jul 2016 Other
0/21, 138, 5/43 Cornwall v Dorset Truro 17 Jul 2016 Other
92, 3/65, 4, 1/97 Cornwall v Shropshire Bridgnorth 3 Jul 2016 Other
1/69, 22, 2/41, 66* Cornwall v Wiltshire Corsham 19 Jun 2016 Other
25, 3/39, 4/51 Cornwall v Oxfordshire St Austell 5 Jun 2016 Other
13, 1/64 Cornwall v Oxfordshire Werrington 22 May 2016 Other OD
59, 1/34 Cornwall v Dorset North Perrott 8 May 2016 Other OD
19, 3/22 Cornwall v Devon Instow 24 Apr 2016 Other OD
141 Essex 2nd XI v MCC YC Halstead 11 Aug 2015 Other
5/38, 5 Essex 2nd XI v MCC YC Halstead 10 Aug 2015 Other OD
Profile

Greg Smith is a South African-born allrounder who settled in England on a Kolpak deal. Part of South Africa's squad at the Under-19 World Cup in 2001-02, he was briefly courted by Griqualand West before heading to the UK.

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Apr 27, 2015

Greg Smith couldn't cling onto this catch, Surrey v Essex, County Championship, Division Two, Kia Oval, 2nd day, April 27, 2015

Greg Smith couldn't cling onto this catch

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Apr 29, 2014

Greg Smith played positively at the start of the second innings, Leicestershire v Glamorgan, County Championship, Division Two, Grace Road, 3rd day, April 29, 2014

Greg Smith played positively at the start of the second innings

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Sep 25, 2013

Greg Smith made 37 as Essex struggled, Hampshire v Essex, County Championship, Division Two, Ageas Bowl, 2nd day, September 25, 2013

Greg Smith made 37 as Essex struggled

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Country Fixtures Country Results
Warm-up Match: SA Women v Ire Women in South Africa (venue TBA)
May 4, 2017
SA Women v Zim Women at Potchefstroom
May 7, 2017
SA Women v India Women at Potchefstroom (Uni)
May 9, 2017
SA Women v Ire Women at Potchefstroom
May 11, 2017
SA Women v Zim Women at Potchefstroom (Uni)
May 15, 2017
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