David Wainwright      

Full name David John Wainwright

Born March 21, 1985, Pontefract, Yorkshire

Current age 29 years 123 days

Major teams Derbyshire, Loughborough MCCU, Police Sports Club, Yorkshire

Nickname Wainers

Batting style Left-hand bat

Bowling style Slow left-arm orthodox

Height 5 ft 9 in

Education Hemsworth High School, Loughborough University

David John Wainwright
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
First-class 74 103 24 2149 109 27.20 4648 46.23 3 9 28 0
List A 70 34 19 294 40 19.60 382 76.96 0 0 23 2 21 0
Twenty20 44 18 12 100 20* 16.66 107 93.45 0 0 7 1 10 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 74 12291 6442 172 6/33 37.45 3.14 71.4 4 6 0
List A 70 2508 2063 57 4/11 4/11 36.19 4.93 44.0 1 0 0
Twenty20 44 43 811 977 36 3/6 3/6 27.13 7.22 22.5 0 0 0
Career statistics
First-class debut Somerset v Yorkshire at Taunton, Sep 10-13, 2004 scorecard
Last First-class Derbyshire v Glamorgan at Derby, Jul 20-22, 2014 scorecard
List A debut Yorkshire v Kent at Leeds, Jul 31, 2005 scorecard
Last List A Derbyshire v Hampshire at Derby, Aug 26, 2013 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Lancashire v Yorkshire at Manchester, Jun 27, 2007 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Lancashire v Derbyshire at Manchester, Jul 18, 2014 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
35, 1/15 Derbyshire v Glamorgan Derby 20 Jul 2014 FC
0/25, 2 Derbyshire v Lancashire Manchester 18 Jul 2014 T20
0/72, 0, 3/64 Derbyshire v Gloucs Cheltenham 14 Jul 2014 FC
0/14, 20* Derbyshire v Yorkshire Chesterfield 13 Jul 2014 T20
4*, 3/26 Derbyshire v Northants Northampton 11 Jul 2014 T20
5, 0/7, 32, 1/76 Derbyshire v Essex Chesterfield 7 Jul 2014 FC
0*, 0/26 Derbyshire v Leics Chesterfield 6 Jul 2014 T20
2/76, 1/21 Derbyshire v Indians Derby 1 Jul 2014 Other
2, 0/18 Derbyshire v Durham Chester-le-Street 29 Jun 2014 T20
0/36, 12* Derbyshire v Warwickshire Derby 27 Jun 2014 T20
Profile

David Wainwright is a terrific story of how a career can be revived. He began his time at Yorkshire, where as a left-arm spinner he was one of crop of young slow bowlers on the staff. Initially he enjoyed some success, especially in one-day and Twenty20 cricket, and reached as far as England Lions level when he played three times for them in 2010. However, first-team opportunities, particularly in four-day cricket, were limited at Yorkshire due to the presence of Adil Rashid and Azeem Rafiq and in 2011 he used a clause in his contract to ask for a release.

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Jul 2, 2014

David Wainwright picked up a couple of wickets, Derbyshire v Indians, tour match, Derby, 2nd day, July 2, 2014

David Wainwright picked up a couple of wickets

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Sep 13, 2013

David Wainwright was economical, Derbyshire v Durham, County Championship, Division One, Derby, 3rd day, September, 13, 2013

David Wainwright was economical

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Apr 25, 2013

David Wainwright had Ed Cowan caught to break the opening stand, Derbyshire v Nottinghamshire, County Championship, Division One, Derby, 2nd day, April 25, 2013

David Wainwright had Ed Cowan caught to break the opening stand

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Tour Results
M.C.C. v ROW XI at Lord's - Jul 5, 2014
M.C.C. won by 7 wickets (with 25 balls remaining)
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