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Paul van Meekeren      

Full name Paul Adriaan van Meekeren

Born January 15, 1993, Amsterdam, Netherlands

Current age 23 years 323 days

Major teams Netherlands, Netherlands Under-13s, Netherlands Under-15s, Netherlands Under-19s

Playing role Bowler

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm fast-medium

Paul Adriaan van Meekeren
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
ODIs 2 1 1 15 15* - 17 88.23 0 0 1 0 0 0
T20Is 15 2 0 3 3 1.50 8 37.50 0 0 0 0 4 0
First-class 5 9 0 95 34 10.55 283 33.56 0 0 11 0 1 0
List A 21 9 2 52 15* 7.42 86 60.46 0 0 3 1 6 0
Twenty20 24 8 3 19 7* 3.80 25 76.00 0 0 2 0 8 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
ODIs 2 2 66 79 1 1/54 1/54 79.00 7.18 66.0 0 0 0
T20Is 15 14 252 240 14 4/11 4/11 17.14 5.71 18.0 1 0 0
First-class 5 9 762 395 13 3/44 5/75 30.38 3.11 58.6 0 0 0
List A 21 19 636 550 15 3/42 3/42 36.66 5.18 42.4 0 0 0
Twenty20 24 22 408 474 17 4/11 4/11 27.88 6.97 24.0 1 0 0
Career statistics
ODI debut Netherlands v South Africa at Amstelveen, May 31, 2013 scorecard
Last ODI Kenya v Netherlands at Lincoln, Jan 23, 2014 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut Kenya v Netherlands at Windhoek, Apr 20, 2013 scorecard
Last T20I Ireland v Netherlands at Dharamsala, Mar 13, 2016 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut Canada v Netherlands at King City (SW), Aug 22-24, 2013 scorecard
Last First-class Netherlands v Afghanistan at The Hague, Jul 29-30, 2016 scorecard
List A debut Netherlands v Kent at Deventer, May 10, 2013 scorecard
Last List A Netherlands v Nepal at Amstelveen, Aug 15, 2016 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Kenya v Netherlands at Windhoek, Apr 20, 2013 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Glamorgan v Somerset at Cardiff, Jul 22, 2016 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
0/37 Smrst 2nd XI v Leics 2nd XI Taunton 19 Aug 2016 Other OD
1/37, 1 Netherlands v Nepal Amstelveen 15 Aug 2016 LA
1/13 Netherlands v Nepal Amstelveen 13 Aug 2016 LA
2*, 0/21 Somerset v Hampshire Southampton 2 Aug 2016 LA
7, 0/67, 0 Netherlands v Afghanistan The Hague 29 Jul 2016 FC
6*, 1/33 Smrst 2nd XI v Surr 2nd XI Bath 25 Jul 2016 Other OD
1, 1/45 Somerset v Glamorgan Cardiff 22 Jul 2016 T20
23*, 1/48 Smrst 2nd XI v MCC YC High Wycombe 19 Jul 2016 Other OD
1, 0/19 Somerset v Middlesex Taunton 15 Jul 2016 T20
3/78, 0, 0/49 Somerset v Pakistanis Taunton 3 Jul 2016 FC
Profile

Paul van Meekeren drew attention to himself during the World Twenty20 qualifiers in 2016 when he produced a spell of 4 for 11 against Ireland. A trial match at Taunton Vale, plus the success of his compatriot Timm van der Gugten at Glamorgan, was enough for Somerset to offer him a short-term deal midway through the 21016 season which they extended to a two-year deal until the end of the 2018 season. He made his Somerset first-class debut against the Pakistan tourists.
ESPNcricinfo staff

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Jul 3, 2016

Paul van Meekeren took two wickets on his Somerset debut, Somerset v Pakistanis, Taunton, 1st day, July 3, 2016

Paul van Meekeren took two wickets on his Somerset debut

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Mar 13, 2016

Paul van Meekeren celebrates a wicket with a fist pump, Ireland v Netherlands, World T20 qualifiers, Group A, Dharamsala, March 13, 2016

Paul van Meekeren celebrates a wicket with a fist pump

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Mar 13, 2016

Paul van Meekeren poses with the Man-of-the-Match trophy, Ireland v Netherlands, World T20 qualifiers, Group A, Dharamsala, March 13, 2016

Paul van Meekeren poses with the Man-of-the-Match trophy

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Hong Kong v Netherlands at Mong Kok
Feb 10-13, 2017 (09:30 local | 01:30 GMT | 20:30 EST -1d | 19:30 CST -1d | 17:30 PST -1d)
Hong Kong v Netherlands at Mong Kok
Feb 16, 2017 (09:30 local | 01:30 GMT | 20:30 EST -1d | 19:30 CST -1d | 17:30 PST -1d)
Hong Kong v Netherlands at Mong Kok
Feb 18, 2017 (09:30 local | 01:30 GMT | 20:30 EST -1d | 19:30 CST -1d | 17:30 PST -1d)
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