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Ed Giddins      

Full name Edward Simon Hunter Giddins

Born July 20, 1971, Eastbourne, Sussex

Current age 44 years 9 days

Major teams England, Hampshire, Surrey, Sussex, Warwickshire

Nickname Geezer

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm fast-medium

Height 6 ft 4 in

Education Eastbourne College

Edward Simon Hunter Giddins
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests 4 7 3 10 7 2.50 56 17.85 0 0 1 0 0 0
First-class 147 175 74 534 34 5.28 0 0 22 0
List A 192 72 33 107 13* 2.74 0 0 36 0
Twenty20 5 2 0 1 1 0.50 8 12.50 0 0 0 0 0 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 4 6 444 240 12 5/15 7/42 20.00 3.24 37.0 0 1 0
First-class 147 25376 13562 478 6/47 28.37 3.20 53.0 22 2
List A 192 8887 6483 229 5/20 5/20 28.31 4.37 38.8 4 2 0
Twenty20 5 5 66 109 2 1/19 1/19 54.50 9.90 33.0 0 0 0
Career statistics
Test debut England v New Zealand at The Oval, Aug 19-22, 1999 scorecard
Last Test England v West Indies at Birmingham, Jun 15-17, 2000 scorecard
Test statistics
First-class debut 1991
Last First-class Hampshire v Gloucestershire at Southampton, Jun 27-30, 2003 scorecard
List A debut 1991
Last List A Northamptonshire v Hampshire at Northampton, Jul 6, 2003 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Hampshire v Sussex at Southampton, Jun 13, 2003 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Hampshire v Surrey at Southampton, Jun 24, 2003 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
1/52 PCA XI v Aus Masters Wormsley 8 Sep 2009 Other T20
- Lashings XI v Sth Northumb Gosforth 2 Jul 2008 Other OD
- Lashings XI v Ireland Wicklow 22 Jun 2008 Other T20
0/20 Lashings XI v Cambridge U Cambridge 12 Jun 2008 Other OD
Profile

He has been banned for cocaine use, no-balled for throwing, and ultimately kicked-out for five years for placing a bet on his county to lose a match (to be fair to him, it should be stressed that he was not playing in the game), but he always had a permanent twinkle in his eye: Giddins was as chequered and cheeky as they come.

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May 16, 2004

Ed Giddins

Ed Giddins

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Feb 17, 2004

Ed Giddins looking red-faced 2001

Ed Giddins looking red-faced 2001

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May 25, 2003

Ed Giddins oblidges the young autograph hunters

Hampshire Hawks v Somerset Sabres

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Country Fixtures Country Results
Group A: Gloucs v Derbyshire at Bristol - Jul 29
Derbyshire 1/0 (0.4/50 ov)
Group B: Lancashire v Middlesex at Blackpool - Jul 29
Middlesex 1/0 (0.2/50 ov)
Group A: Somerset v Durham at Taunton - Jul 29
Somerset 0/0 (0.1/50 ov)
Group A: Surrey v Yorkshire at The Oval - Jul 29
Surrey 1/0 (0.2/50 ov)
3rd Investec Test: England v Australia at Birmingham
Jul 29-Aug 2, 2015 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
Group B: Essex v Warwickshire at Chelmsford
Jul 29, 2015 (14:00 local | 13:00 GMT | 09:00 EDT | 08:00 CDT | 06:00 PDT)
Group A: Northants v Leics at Northampton
Jul 29, 2015 (14:00 local | 13:00 GMT | 09:00 EDT | 08:00 CDT | 06:00 PDT)
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