Reece Topley      

Full name Reece James William Topley

Born February 21, 1994, Ipswich, Suffolk

Current age 21 years 162 days

Major teams England Lions, England Under-19s, Essex, Essex 2nd XI

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Left-arm medium-fast

Relation Father - TD Topley, Uncle - PA Topley

Reece James William Topley
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
First-class 31 37 17 56 12 2.80 322 17.39 0 0 4 0 8 0
List A 25 7 3 34 19 8.50 55 61.81 0 0 4 0 7 0
Twenty20 42 8 5 13 5* 4.33 22 59.09 0 0 2 0 10 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 31 55 5700 3223 125 6/29 11/85 25.78 3.39 45.6 3 7 2
List A 25 25 1094 1007 39 4/26 4/26 25.82 5.52 28.0 3 0 0
Twenty20 42 41 892 1241 61 4/26 4/26 20.34 8.34 14.6 2 0 0
Career statistics
First-class debut Cambridge MCCU v Essex at Cambridge, Apr 2-4, 2011 scorecard
Last First-class Lancashire v Essex at Manchester, Jul 6-9, 2015 scorecard
List A debut Essex v Unicorns at Chelmsford, May 22, 2011 scorecard
Last List A Essex v Nottinghamshire at Chelmsford, Aug 2, 2015 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Essex v Kent at Chelmsford, Jun 20, 2012 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Essex v Middlesex at Chelmsford, Jul 17, 2015 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
0/57 Essex v Notts Chelmsford 2 Aug 2015 LA
3/51, 9* Essex v Glamorgan Cardiff 31 Jul 2015 LA
4/29 Essex v Warwickshire Chelmsford 29 Jul 2015 LA
2/40 Essex v Lancashire Chelmsford 27 Jul 2015 LA
3/70, 2, 0/16 Essex 2nd XI v Surr 2nd XI Coggeshall 21 Jul 2015 Other
1/23 Essex v Middlesex Chelmsford 17 Jul 2015 T20
5*, 0/36 Essex v Middlesex Richmond 10 Jul 2015 T20
3/90, 0 Essex v Lancashire Manchester 6 Jul 2015 FC
3/25 Essex v Hampshire Chelmsford 26 Jun 2015 T20
2/23 Essex v Glamorgan Chelmsford 19 Jun 2015 T20
Profile

At a skyscraper height of 6ft 7ins, Reece Topley towers above his team-mates. An early developer, he first hit the headlines in 2009 when, as a 15-year-old net bowler, his favourite player Kevin Pietersen drilled a drive into the side of his head. He needed stitches but Pietersen left him a signed bat as a more welcome memento.

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Jun 22, 2015

Reece Topley has been called up for the first time, Old Trafford, June 22, 2015

Reece Topley has been called up for the first time

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Aug 28, 2014

Reece Topley chipped out the middle order, Warwickshire v Essex, Royal London Cup quarter-final, Chelmsford, August 28, 2014

Reece Topley chipped out the middle order

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Apr 1, 2014

James Foster, Monty Panesar, Reece Topley and Tymal Mills enjoy ice-creams during an Essex photo shoot, Chelmsford, April 1, 2014

James Foster, Monty Panesar, Reece Topley and Tymal Mills enjoy ice-creams during an Essex photo shoot

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Notes

NBC Denis Compton Award 2011

Country Fixtures Country Results
Group A: Durham v Yorkshire at Chester-le-Street - Aug 2
Yorkshire won by 32 runs (D/L method)
Group B: Essex v Notts at Chelmsford - Aug 2
Notts won by 7 wickets (with 8 balls remaining)
Group A: Gloucs v Somerset at Bristol - Aug 2
Gloucs won by 3 wickets (with 2 balls remaining)
Group B: Kent v Sussex at Canterbury - Aug 2
Kent won by 8 wickets (with 115 balls remaining)
Group B: Lancashire v Warwickshire at Manchester - Aug 2
Warwickshire won by 3 wickets (with 1 ball remaining)
Group A: Surrey v Derbyshire at Guildford - Aug 2
Surrey won by 77 runs
Group A: Worcs v Northants at Worcester - Aug 2
Northants won by 21 runs
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