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Alex Gidman      

Full name Alexander Peter Richard Gidman

Born June 22, 1981, High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire

Current age 33 years 341 days

Major teams England A, England Lions, Gloucestershire, Gloucestershire 2nd XI, Gloucestershire Cricket Board, Marylebone Cricket Club, Otago

Nickname Giddo

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm medium

Height 6 ft 2 in

Education Wycliffe College

Relation Brother - WRS Gidman

Alexander Peter Richard Gidman
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
First-class 197 338 26 11380 264 36.47 19536 58.25 24 58 134 0
List A 194 182 20 4458 116 27.51 5 21 67 0
Twenty20 96 85 11 1448 64 19.56 1214 119.27 0 4 124 43 22 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 197 7340 4538 103 4/47 44.05 3.70 71.2 1 0 0
List A 194 3256 2786 71 5/42 5/42 39.23 5.13 45.8 0 1 0
Twenty20 96 25 292 410 9 2/24 2/24 45.55 8.42 32.4 0 0 0
Career statistics
First-class debut 2002
Last First-class Worcestershire v Durham at Worcester, May 24-27, 2015 scorecard
List A debut 2001
Last List A Kent v Gloucestershire at Canterbury, Aug 29, 2014 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Gloucestershire v Worcestershire at Bristol, Jun 14, 2003 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Warwickshire v Worcestershire at Birmingham, May 22, 2015 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
12, 6 Worcs v Durham Worcester 24 May 2015 FC
0 Worcs v Warwickshire Birmingham 22 May 2015 T20
5, 31 Worcs v N Zealanders Worcester 14 May 2015 Other
0, 12 Worcs v Warwickshire Birmingham 9 May 2015 FC
78 Worcs v Somerset Worcester 3 May 2015 FC
54 Worcs 2nd XI v Smrst 2nd XI Taunton 29 Apr 2015 Other T20
1/11, 29, 7 Worcs v Sussex Hove 19 Apr 2015 FC
7, 4 Worcs v Yorkshire Worcester 12 Apr 2015 FC
0/6, 43 Worcs v Oxford MCCU Oxford 2 Apr 2015 FC
0/21, 20* Worcs v Warwickshire Birmingham 30 Mar 2015 Other
Profile

Alex Gidman is a functional middle-order batsman that briefly flirted with higher honours. Not the most aesthetically-pleasing player, he has nevertheless been a solid performer for Gloucestershire for over a decade and served as club captain from 2009-2012. Thought of as a one-club man, he surprisingly left his home county at the end of the 2014 season to finish his career at Worcestershire.

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May 4, 2015

Alex Gidman made a vital half-century, Worcestershire v Somerset, County Championship Division One, New Road, 2nd day, May 4, 2015

Alex Gidman made a vital half-century

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Apr 26, 2013

Alex Gidman made a half-century, Gloucestershire v Northamptonshire, County Championship, Division Two, Bristol, 3rd day, April 26, 2013

Alex Gidman made a half-century

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Aug 4, 2010

Alex Gidman cuts during his 40, Gloucestershire v Worcestershire, County Championship Division Two, Cheltenham, August 4, 2010

Alex Gidman cuts during his 40

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Notes

NBC Denis Compton Award 2002

NBC Denis Compton Award 2003

Tournament Results
Somerset v Surrey at Lord's - Sep 17, 2011
Surrey won by 5 wickets (with 15 balls remaining) (D/L method)
Somerset v Durham at Taunton - Sep 4, 2011
Somerset won by 39 runs (D/L method)
Surrey v Sussex at The Oval - Sep 4, 2011
Surrey won by 71 runs
Hampshire v Scotland at Southampton - Aug 29, 2011
Hampshire won by 115 runs
Kent v Derbyshire at Canterbury - Aug 29, 2011
Derbyshire won by 3 wickets (with 3 balls remaining)
Middlesex v Sussex at Lord's - Aug 29, 2011
Middlesex won by 7 wickets (with 17 balls remaining)
Notts v Lancashire at Nottingham - Aug 29, 2011
Lancashire won by 2 runs
Somerset v Essex at Taunton - Aug 29, 2011
Somerset won by 40 runs
Surrey v Durham at The Oval - Aug 29, 2011
Durham won by 36 runs
Unicorns v Glamorgan at Wormsley - Aug 29, 2011
Unicorns won by 8 runs
Warwickshire v Northants at Birmingham - Aug 29, 2011
Northants won by 5 wickets (with 52 balls remaining)
Yorkshire v Worcs at Leeds - Aug 29, 2011
Yorkshire won by 6 wickets (with 11 balls remaining)
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