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Alex Wakely      

Full name Alex George Wakely

Born November 3, 1988, London

Current age 28 years 204 days

Major teams Bedfordshire, England Under-19s, Northamptonshire, Northamptonshire 2nd XI

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm medium-fast

Education Bedford School

Alex George Wakely
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
First-class 111 174 11 5096 123 31.26 10861 46.92 6 29 664 35 70 0
List A 73 69 8 1911 109* 31.32 2254 84.78 2 12 160 28 24 0
Twenty20 88 82 17 1768 64 27.20 1488 118.81 0 11 153 31 28 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 111 24 509 426 6 2/62 2/62 71.00 5.02 84.8 0 0 0
List A 73 136 131 5 2/14 2/14 26.20 5.77 27.2 0 0 0
Twenty20 88 2 12 29 0 - - - 14.50 - 0 0 0
Career statistics
First-class debut Somerset v Northamptonshire at Taunton, Jul 13-16, 2007 scorecard
Last First-class Derbyshire v Northamptonshire at Derby, Apr 14-17, 2017 scorecard
List A debut Bedfordshire v Sussex at Luton, May 4, 2005 scorecard
Last List A Northamptonshire v Yorkshire at Northampton, May 10, 2017 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Northamptonshire v Gloucestershire at Northampton, Jun 23, 2009 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Durham v Northamptonshire at Birmingham, Aug 20, 2016 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
22 Northants v Yorkshire Northampton 10 May 2017 LA
25 Northants v Durham Chester-le-Street 7 May 2017 LA
109* Northants v Lancashire Liverpool 5 May 2017 LA
52 Northants v Worcs Northampton 3 May 2017 LA
38 Northants v Derbyshire Derby 30 Apr 2017 LA
1 Northants v Warwickshire Northampton 27 Apr 2017 LA
39 Nthants 2nd v Leics 2nd XI Northampton 19 Apr 2017 Other OD
1, 0/75, 0 Northants v Derbyshire Derby 14 Apr 2017 FC
36 Northants v Glamorgan Northampton 7 Apr 2017 FC
14, 104* Northants v Lbroug MCCU Northampton 2 Apr 2017 FC
Profile

The high regard in which Alex Wakely was held at Northants was encapsulated when he was appointed Northants' captain in limited-overs cricket at only 24, as well as being given the vice-captaincy, behind Stephen Peters, of the first-class side. The captaincy of the Championship side, again in succession to Peters, followed at the end of a dismal 2014 season for Northants as they failed to cope with promotion to Division One of the Championship and were relegated by a distance. Wakely missed that season because of a ruptured achilles tendon suffered on a pre-season tour of Barbados.

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Aug 20, 2016

Josh Cobb and Alex Wakely played important knocks in Northamptonshire's chase, Durham v Northamptonshire, NatWest T20 Blast final, Edgbaston, August 20, 2016

Josh Cobb and Alex Wakely played important knocks in Northamptonshire's chase

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Aug 20, 2016

Alex Wakely helped resurrect the innings once again, Durham v Northamptonshire, NatWest T20 Blast final, Edgbaston, August 20, 2016

Alex Wakely helped resurrect the innings once again

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Aug 20, 2016

Alex Wakely helped marshall the recovery, Nottinghamshire v Northamptonshire, NatWest T20 Blast, 1st semi-final, Edgbaston, August 20, 2016

Alex Wakely helped marshall the recovery

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Notes

NBC Denis Compton Award 2008,2011

County Results
Glamorgan v Gloucs at Cardiff - Sep 24-27, 2013
Glamorgan won by 8 wickets
Kent v Lancashire at Canterbury - Sep 24-27, 2013
Kent won by 2 wickets
Notts v Somerset at Nottingham - Sep 24-27, 2013
Match drawn
Surrey v Yorkshire at The Oval - Sep 24-27, 2013
Match drawn
Sussex v Durham at Hove - Sep 24-27, 2013
Sussex won by 6 wickets
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