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Riki Wessels      

Full name Mattheus Hendrik Wessels

Born November 12, 1985, Australia

Current age 29 years 266 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

Mattheus Hendrik Wessels
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
First-class 152 254 22 8304 199 35.79 13031 63.72 16 43 246 14
List A 138 129 14 3145 100 27.34 3205 98.12 1 17 99 0
Twenty20 140 128 18 3134 97 28.49 2289 136.91 0 16 300 101 49 15
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 152 210 115 3 1/10 1/10 38.33 3.28 70.0 0 0 0
List A 138 49 48 1 1/0 1/0 48.00 5.87 49.0 0 0 0
Twenty20 140 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Career statistics
First-class debut Marylebone Cricket Club v West Indians at Arundel, Jul 13-15, 2004 scorecard
Last First-class Sussex v Nottinghamshire at Horsham, Jul 19-21, 2015 scorecard
List A debut Denmark v Northamptonshire at Brondby, May 3, 2005 scorecard
Last List A Lancashire v Nottinghamshire at Liverpool, Aug 4, 2015 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Northamptonshire v Gloucestershire at Milton Keynes, Jun 22, 2005 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Durham v Nottinghamshire at Chester-le-Street, Jul 17, 2015 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
6 Notts v Lancashire Liverpool 4 Aug 2015 LA
21 Notts v Essex Chelmsford 2 Aug 2015 LA
0 Notts v Sussex Hove 30 Jul 2015 LA
5 Notts v Glamorgan Market Warsop 26 Jul 2015 LA
85* Notts v Warwickshire Market Warsop 25 Jul 2015 LA
94 Notts v Sussex Horsham 19 Jul 2015 FC
97 Notts v Durham Chester-le-Street 17 Jul 2015 T20
28 Notts v Lancashire Manchester 15 Jul 2015 T20
22 Notts v Derbyshire Nottingham 10 Jul 2015 T20
0 Notts v Middlesex Nottingham 5 Jul 2015 FC
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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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Jun 29, 2015

Riki Wessels offered some resistance with 65, Nottinghamshire v Worcestershire, County Championship, Division One, Trent Bridge, 1st day, June 29, 2015

Riki Wessels offered some resistance with 65

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May 31, 2015

Riki Wessels' 67 anchored Nottinghamshire's innings, Nottinghamshire v Durham, NatWest T20 Blast, North Group, Trent Bridge, May 31, 2015

Riki Wessels' 67 anchored Nottinghamshire's innings

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May 31, 2015

Riki Wessels struck 67 off 41 balls, Nottinghamshire v Durham, NatWest T20 Blast, North Group, May 31, 2015

Riki Wessels struck 67 off 41 balls

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Country Fixtures Country Results
Kent v Northants at Canterbury - Aug 4-7
Kent 167 Northants 172/2 (44 ov)
Group A: Derbyshire v Leics at Derby - Aug 4
Derbyshire won by 6 wickets (with 115 balls remaining)
Group B: Hampshire v Essex at Southampton - Aug 4
Essex won by 6 wickets (with 48 balls remaining)
Group A: Surrey v Worcs at The Oval - Aug 4
Surrey won by 36 runs
Group B: Glamorgan v Sussex at Swansea
Aug 5, 2015 (10:30 local | 09:30 GMT | 05:30 EDT | 04:30 CDT | 02:30 PDT)
Group A: Worcs v Gloucs at Worcester
Aug 5, 2015 (10:30 local | 09:30 GMT | 05:30 EDT | 04:30 CDT | 02:30 PDT)
Group A: Yorkshire v Somerset at Scarborough
Aug 5, 2015 (10:30 local | 09:30 GMT | 05:30 EDT | 04:30 CDT | 02:30 PDT)
Group B: Essex v Middlesex at Colchester
Aug 5, 2015 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
Group B: Warwickshire v Hampshire at Birmingham
Aug 5, 2015 (14:00 local | 13:00 GMT | 09:00 EDT | 08:00 CDT | 06:00 PDT)
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