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Will Gidman      

Full name William Robert Simon Gidman

Born February 14, 1985, High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire

Current age 32 years 104 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 73 113 21 3473 143 37.75 6865 50.58 5 21 440 11 30 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 73 115 10089 4849 208 6/15 10/43 23.31 2.88 48.5 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 Leicestershire v Kent at Leicester, May 19-22, 2017 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
0/17, 24, 1/12 Kent v Leics Leicester 19 May 2017 FC
47, 0/15, 44, 0/16 Kent 2nd XI v Sussx 2nd XI Canterbury 9 May 2017 Other
0/5, 22 Kent 2nd XI v Sussx 2nd XI Canterbury 8 May 2017 Other OD
0, 3, 0/24 Kent v Derbyshire Canterbury 21 Apr 2017 FC
11, 0/9, 6 Kent v Sussex Hove 14 Apr 2017 FC
10, 1/0, 51 Kent v Gloucs Canterbury 7 Apr 2017 FC
8, 1/13, 33, 3/0 Kent v Lds-Brd MCCU Canterbury 28 Mar 2017 FC
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
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

© Getty Images

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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County Results
Derbyshire v Glamorgan at Derby - Sep 27, 2009
Glamorgan won by 5 wickets (with 7 balls remaining)
Kent v Northants at Canterbury - Sep 27, 2009
Northants won by 99 runs
Lancashire v Warwickshire at Manchester - Sep 27, 2009
Warwickshire won by 3 wickets (with 0 balls remaining)
Leics v Surrey at Leicester - Sep 27, 2009
Surrey won by 4 wickets (with 5 balls remaining)
Notts v Gloucs at Nottingham - Sep 27, 2009
Gloucs won by 9 wickets (with 195 balls remaining)
Somerset v Durham at Taunton - Sep 27, 2009
Durham won by 2 wickets (with 2 balls remaining)
Worcs v Sussex at Worcester - Sep 27, 2009
Worcs won by 49 runs
Yorkshire v Essex at Leeds - Sep 27, 2009
Essex won by 7 wickets (with 39 balls remaining)
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