Will Gidman      

Full name William Robert Simon Gidman

Born February 14, 1985, High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire

Current age 32 years 12 days

Major teams Durham, Durham 2nd XI, Gloucestershire, Gloucestershire 2nd XI, Gloucestershire Cricket Board, Kent, Marylebone Cricket Club, Marylebone Cricket Club Young Cricketers, Nottinghamshire

Nickname Gidders, Giddo

Batting style Left-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm medium

Height 6 ft 2 in

Education Wycliffe College, Stonehouse, Gloucestershire; Berkshire College of Agriculture

Relation Brother - APR Gidman

William Robert Simon Gidman
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
First-class 68 104 21 3327 143 40.08 6538 50.88 5 20 418 11 22 0
List A 57 39 7 829 94 25.90 0 4 15 0
Twenty20 15 14 6 186 40* 23.25 171 108.77 0 0 15 2 3 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 68 108 9937 4774 202 6/15 10/43 23.63 2.88 49.1 12 9 1
List A 57 2051 1617 51 4/36 4/36 31.70 4.73 40.2 2 0 0
Twenty20 15 10 156 228 6 2/23 2/23 38.00 8.76 26.0 0 0 0
Career statistics
First-class debut Durham v Sri Lanka A at Chester-le-Street, Aug 8-10, 2007 scorecard
Last First-class Kent v Essex at Canterbury, Sep 20-23, 2016 scorecard
List A debut 2003
Last List A West Indies Under-19s v Kent at North Sound, Feb 12, 2017 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Surrey v Gloucestershire at The Oval, Jun 2, 2011 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Surrey v Kent at The Oval, Jul 29, 2016 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
1/23, 7 Kent v W Indies U19 North Sound 12 Feb 2017 LA
94, 0/22 Kent v Windward Is Coolidge 10 Feb 2017 LA
50, 0/7 Kent v Trinidad & T North Sound 8 Feb 2017 LA
0/34, 20 Kent v Leeward Is Coolidge 4 Feb 2017 LA
1/35, 19 Kent v Windward Is Coolidge 31 Jan 2017 LA
1/40, 0 Kent v Trinidad & T North Sound 29 Jan 2017 LA
0, 0/6, 63* Kent v Essex Canterbury 20 Sep 2016 FC
51, 0/15, 16 Kent v Northants Beckenham 6 Sep 2016 FC
0/14, 99* Kent v Sussex Hove 31 Aug 2016 FC
1/19, 58*, 0/12 Kent v Gloucs Bristol 23 Aug 2016 FC
Profile

Will Gidman spent four years at Durham and only played for the first XI once, working in Sports Direct to top up his income. But Gloucestershire gave him a new opportunity and he immediately proved himself a late bloomer to become one of the leading allrounders in the country.

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Feb 10, 2017

Will Gidman pulls over the leg side during his 94, Kent v Windward Islands, Regional Super50, Group A, Coolidge, February 10, 2017

Will Gidman pulls over the leg side during his 94

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Apr 13, 2015

Will Gidman with head in hands, Middlesex v Nottinghamshire, County Championship Division One, Lord's, 2nd day, April 13, 2015

Will Gidman with head in hands

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Jul 8, 2014

Will Gidman finished with 2 for 58, Hampshire v Gloucestershire, County Championship Division Two, Ageas Bowl, 2nd day, July 8, 2014

Will Gidman finished with 2 for 58

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Country Fixtures Country Results
2nd unofficial Test: Sri Lanka A v Eng Lions at Dambulla - Feb 24-27
Eng Lions 353 & 32/2 (11 ov) Sri Lanka A 548
WICB Pres XI v England at Basseterre
Feb 27, 2017 (09:30 local | 13:30 GMT | 08:30 EST | 07:30 CST | 05:30 PST)
1st unofficial ODI: Sri Lanka A v Eng Lions at Dambulla
Mar 2, 2017 (10:00 local | 04:30 GMT | 23:30 EST -1d | 22:30 CST -1d | 20:30 PST -1d)
1st ODI: West Indies v England at North Sound
Mar 3, 2017 (09:30 local | 13:30 GMT | 08:30 EST | 07:30 CST | 05:30 PST)
2nd unofficial ODI: Sri Lanka A v Eng Lions at Dambulla
Mar 4, 2017 (10:00 local | 04:30 GMT | 23:30 EST -1d | 22:30 CST -1d | 20:30 PST -1d)
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