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Ollie Rayner      

Full name Oliver Philip Rayner

Born November 1, 1985, Fallingbostel, Germany

Current age 31 years 35 days

Major teams England Lions, Marylebone Cricket Club, Sussex, Sussex 2nd XI, Sussex Cricket Board

Nickname Mervin, Rocket

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm offbreak

Height 6 ft 5 in

Education St Bede's

Oliver Philip Rayner
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
First-class 115 149 25 2728 143* 22.00 5323 51.24 2 12 366 13 154 0
List A 58 39 19 491 61 24.55 531 92.46 0 1 51 7 32 0
Twenty20 71 43 16 343 41* 12.70 333 103.00 0 0 24 7 17 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 115 189 17550 8316 254 8/46 15/118 32.74 2.84 69.0 9 10 1
List A 58 53 2172 1854 51 4/35 4/35 36.35 5.12 42.5 2 0 0
Twenty20 71 69 1323 1620 41 5/18 5/18 39.51 7.34 32.2 0 1 0
Career statistics
First-class debut Sussex v Sri Lankans at Hove, May 18-21, 2006 scorecard
Last First-class Middlesex v Yorkshire at Lord's, Sep 20-23, 2016 scorecard
List A debut Kent v Sussex at Tunbridge Wells, Jun 4, 2006 scorecard
Last List A United Arab Emirates v England Lions at Dubai (DSC), Dec 5, 2016 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Sussex v Hampshire at Arundel, Jun 27, 2006 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Northamptonshire v Middlesex at Northampton, Aug 9, 2016 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
5*, 3/27 Eng Lions v U.A.E. Dubai (DSC) 5 Dec 2016 LA
1/44 Eng Lions v U.A.E. Dubai (DSC) 1 Dec 2016 LA
15*, 1/70, 0/32 Middlesex v Yorkshire Lord's 20 Sep 2016 FC
6, 1/62, 9*, 0/30 Middlesex v Lancashire Manchester 12 Sep 2016 FC
3/46, 0, 4/83 Middlesex v Notts Nottingham 6 Sep 2016 FC
12, 5/49, 1*, 2/42 Middlesex v Warwickshire Birmingham 31 Aug 2016 FC
4/17, 5, 5/85 Middlesex v Durham Lord's 13 Aug 2016 FC
2*, 0/14 Middlesex v Northants Northampton 9 Aug 2016 T20
1/52, 8, 3/72 Middlesex v Surrey Lord's 4 Aug 2016 FC
3, 1/15 Middlesex v Surrey Lord's 2 Aug 2016 LA
Profile

Ollie Rayner, a tall and self-effacing offspinner, has slowly gained himself a solid reputation as a key performer in Middlesex's ranks. He played a central role in Middlesex's 2016 title success, taking 51 wickets at 23.57 despite having to contend with benign Lord's pitches for much of the summer.

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Dec 5, 2016

Ollie Rayner picked up 3 for 27, UAE v England Lions, 3rd one-dayer, Dubai, December 5, 2016

Ollie Rayner picked up 3 for 27

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Sep 21, 2016

Ollie Rayner held a low catch in the slips, Middlesex v Yorkshire, County Championship, Division One, Lord's, 2nd day, September 21, 2016

Ollie Rayner held a low catch in the slips

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Sep 2, 2016

Ollie Rayner is now one of county cricket's leading spinners, Warwickshire v Middlesex, Specsavers Championship Division One, Edgbaston, September 2, 2016

Ollie Rayner is now one of county cricket's leading spinners

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Notes

NBC Denis Compton Award 2006

NBC Denis Compton Award 2008

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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