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Will Smith      

Full name William Rew Smith

Born September 28, 1982, Luton, Bedfordshire

Current age 33 years 305 days

Major teams Bedfordshire, British Universities, Durham, Nottinghamshire

Nickname Posh Kid

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm offbreak

Height 5 ft 10 in

Education Bedford School, Durham University

William Rew Smith
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
First-class 165 280 21 8534 201* 32.94 20095 42.46 16 34 102 0
List A 108 92 8 2373 120* 28.25 3115 76.17 2 18 36 0
Twenty20 105 83 21 1006 55 16.22 857 117.38 0 3 86 21 44 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 165 1965 1203 26 3/34 46.26 3.67 75.5 0 0 0
List A 108 443 427 12 2/19 2/19 35.58 5.78 36.9 0 0 0
Twenty20 105 51 899 1085 42 3/15 3/15 25.83 7.24 21.4 0 0 0
Career statistics
First-class debut 2002
Last First-class Hampshire v Surrey at Southampton, Jul 17-20, 2016 scorecard
List A debut 2002
Last List A Sussex v Hampshire at Hove, Jul 27, 2016 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Yorkshire v Nottinghamshire at Leeds, Jun 24, 2003 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Somerset v Hampshire at Taunton, Jun 19, 2016 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
9 Hampshire v Sussex Hove 27 Jul 2016 LA
20 Hampshire v Kent Southampton 26 Jul 2016 LA
0/29, 0, 28 Hampshire v Surrey Southampton 17 Jul 2016 FC
21, 0/9 Hampshire v Warwickshire Birmingham 10 Jul 2016 FC
67, 1/17, 10 Hampshire v Durham Chester-le-Street 3 Jul 2016 FC
32, 33 Hampshire v Somerset Southampton 26 Jun 2016 FC
18 Hants 2nd XI v Glouc 2nd XI Basingstoke 20 Jun 2016 Other
0, 1/14 Hampshire v Somerset Taunton 19 Jun 2016 T20
7, 0/16 Hampshire v Surrey Southampton 15 Jun 2016 LA
38 Hampshire v Gloucs Bristol 14 Jun 2016 LA
Profile

Racing enthusiast Will Smith is an opening batsman whose career has fluctuated significantly. He has been part of four Championship-winning sides but has never convinced as a consistent performer with several years of healthy runscoring mixed in with lean campaigns. His fresh start with Hampshire could lead to him improving his career record.

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Aug 29, 2015

Hampshire's Will Smith plays on in unfortunate fashion, Hampshire v Lancashire, NatWest T20 Blast, Semi-final, Edgbaston, August 29, 2015

Hampshire's Will Smith plays on in unfortunate fashion

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Jun 1, 2015

Will Smith made a solid 40, Hampshire v Worcestershire, County Championship, Division One, Ageas Bowl, 2nd day, June 1, 2015

Will Smith made a solid 40

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Apr 21, 2015

Tim Ambrose stumped Will Smith, Warwickshire v Hampshire, County Championship Division One, Edgbaston, 3rd day, April 21, 2015

Tim Ambrose stumped Will Smith

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Country Fixtures Country Results
Worcs v Pakistanis at Worcester - Jul 29-30
Pakistanis 261/3d Worcs 30/0 (11 ov)
South Group: Gloucs v Middlesex at Bristol - Jul 29
Gloucs won by 4 wickets (with 3 balls remaining)
South Group: Hampshire v Somerset at Southampton - Jul 29
Hampshire won by 83 runs
North Group: Lancashire v Warwickshire at Manchester - Jul 29
Lancashire won by 30 runs
North Group: Northants v Yorkshire at Northampton - Jul 29
Yorkshire won by 14 runs
North Group: Notts v Leics at Nottingham - Jul 29
Notts won by 8 wickets (with 21 balls remaining) (D/L method)
South Group: Surrey v Kent at The Oval - Jul 29
Surrey won by 37 runs
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