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Riki Wessels      

Full name Mattheus Hendrik Wessels

Born November 12, 1985, Australia

Current age 29 years 174 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 144 240 21 7720 199 35.25 12090 63.85 15 39 238 14
List A 133 124 13 3028 100 27.27 3049 99.31 1 16 95 0
Twenty20 127 115 18 2695 95* 27.78 1997 134.95 0 13 257 80 41 15
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 144 210 115 3 1/10 1/10 38.33 3.28 70.0 0 0 0
List A 133 49 48 1 1/0 1/0 48.00 5.87 49.0 0 0 0
Twenty20 127 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Career statistics
First-class debut Marylebone Cricket Club v West Indians at Arundel, Jul 13-15, 2004 scorecard
Last First-class Hampshire v Nottinghamshire at Southampton, Apr 26-29, 2015 scorecard
List A debut Denmark v Northamptonshire at Brondby, May 3, 2005 scorecard
Last List A Durham v Nottinghamshire at Chester-le-Street, Sep 6, 2014 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Northamptonshire v Gloucestershire at Milton Keynes, Jun 22, 2005 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Perth Scorchers v Sydney Sixers at Canberra, Jan 28, 2015 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
17, 9* Notts v Hampshire Southampton 26 Apr 2015 FC
18, 43 Notts v Yorkshire Nottingham 19 Apr 2015 FC
1, 38 Notts v Middlesex Lord's 12 Apr 2015 FC
0, 60 Notts v Lbrough MCCU Nottingham 7 Apr 2015 FC
- Notts v Comb C&C Cave Hill 15 Mar 2015 Other T20
59* Notts v Northants Cave Hill 15 Mar 2015 Other T20
45 Notts v Warwickshire Cave Hill 14 Mar 2015 Other T20
2 Syd Sixers v Scorchers Canberra 28 Jan 2015 T20
24 Syd Sixers v Strikers Adelaide 24 Jan 2015 T20
30 Syd Sixers v Syd Thunder Sydney 22 Jan 2015 T20
Profile

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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Jan 28, 2015

Riki Wessels was bowled for 2 in the third over, Perth Scorchers v Sydney Sixers, Big Bash League 2014-15, final, Canberra, January 28, 2015

Riki Wessels was bowled for 2 in the third over

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Jan 24, 2015

Riki Wessels was struck on the helmet, Adelaide Strikers v Sydney Sixers, BBL 2014-15, semi-final, Adelaide, January 24, 2015

Riki Wessels was struck on the helmet

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Dec 27, 2014

Riki Wessels plays a late cut, Sydney Thunder v Syndey Sixers, BBL 2014-15, Sydney, December 27, 2014

Riki Wessels plays a late cut

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Series Results
Middlesex v Northants at Southgate - Sep 23, 2007
Middlesex won by 6 wickets (with 22 balls remaining)
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