Riki Wessels      

Full name Matthew Hendrik Wessels

Born November 12, 1985, Australia

Current age 28 years 163 days

Major teams Abahani Limited, Khulna Royal Bengals, Marylebone Cricket Club, Mid West Rhinos, Nondescripts Cricket Club, Northamptonshire, Northamptonshire 2nd XI

Nickname Blood

Batting style Right-hand bat

Fielding position Wicketkeeper

Height 5 ft 11 in

Relation Father - KC Wessels

Matthew Hendrik Wessels
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
First-class 126 207 16 6558 199 34.33 10250 63.98 14 32 214 14
List A 124 116 13 2807 100 27.25 2819 99.57 1 15 87 0
Twenty20 105 93 16 2020 86* 26.23 1500 134.66 0 8 188 61 30 15
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 126 180 96 3 1/10 1/10 32.00 3.20 60.0 0 0 0
List A 124 49 48 1 1/0 1/0 48.00 5.87 49.0 0 0 0
Twenty20 105 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Career statistics
First-class debut Marylebone Cricket Club v West Indians at Arundel, Jul 13-15, 2004 scorecard
Last First-class Middlesex v Nottinghamshire at Lord's, Apr 13-16, 2014 scorecard
List A debut Denmark v Northamptonshire at Brondby, May 3, 2005 scorecard
Last List A Abahani Limited v Kalabagan Krira Chakra at Savar (3), Nov 9, 2013 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Northamptonshire v Gloucestershire at Milton Keynes, Jun 22, 2005 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Nottinghamshire v Essex at Nottingham, Aug 8, 2013 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
58, 34 Notts v Middlesex Lord's 13 Apr 2014 FC
39, 90 Notts v Lancashire Nottingham 6 Apr 2014 FC
15, 1 Notts v Oxford MCCU Oxford 1 Apr 2014 FC
0c/0s, 7 Abahani Ltd v Kalabagan KC Savar (3) 9 Nov 2013 LA
24, 0c/0s Abahani Ltd v Brothers Savar (3) 7 Nov 2013 LA
3c/0s, 26 Abahani Ltd v Khelaghar Savar (3) 3 Nov 2013 LA
7, 20 Notts v Somerset Nottingham 24 Sep 2013 FC
17, 11 Notts v Durham Chester-le-Street 17 Sep 2013 FC
14 Notts v Middlesex Lord's 11 Sep 2013 FC
- Notts v Somerset Nottingham 9 Sep 2013 LA
Profile

Riki Wessels, a batsman-wicketkeeper, is the son of the former Australia and South Africa player and former Northants coach Kepler Wessels.

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Apr 10, 2013

Riki Wessels made 30 before being run out, Nottinghamshire v Middlesex, County Championship, Division One, Trent Bridge, 1st day, April 10, 2013

Riki Wessels made 30 before being run out

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Jul 27, 2012

Riki Wessels began brightly with seven fours, Nottinghamshire v Sussex, County Championship, Trent Bridge, 1st day, July, 27, 2012

Riki Wessels began brightly with seven fours

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Apr 6, 2012

Riki Wessels cuts as Ben Scott looks on, County Championship, Trent Bridge, 2nd day, April 6, 2012

Riki Wessels cuts as Ben Scott looks on

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Tournament Results
Dhaka v Chittagong at Dhaka - Feb 19, 2013
Dhaka won by 43 runs
Chittagong v Royals at Dhaka - Feb 18, 2013
Chittagong won by 3 wickets (with 5 balls remaining)
Chittagong v Royals at Dhaka - Feb 17, 2013
Match abandoned without a ball bowled
Chittagong v Rajshahi at Dhaka - Feb 16, 2013
Chittagong won by 4 wickets (with 16 balls remaining)
Dhaka v Royals at Dhaka - Feb 15, 2013
Dhaka won by 4 runs
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