Will Smith      

Full name William Rew Smith

Born September 28, 1982, Luton, Bedfordshire

Current age 32 years 243 days

Major teams Bedfordshire, British Universities, Durham, Nottinghamshire

Nickname Posh Kid

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm offbreak

Height 5 ft 10 in

Education Bedford School, Durham University

William Rew Smith
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
First-class 144 241 18 7530 201* 33.76 17240 43.67 16 28 85 0
List A 96 82 7 2108 120* 28.10 2840 74.22 2 15 32 0
Twenty20 88 71 19 948 55 18.23 786 120.61 0 3 84 20 40 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 144 1466 929 21 3/34 44.23 3.80 69.8 0 0 0
List A 96 293 273 11 2/19 2/19 24.81 5.59 26.6 0 0 0
Twenty20 88 35 617 707 32 3/15 3/15 22.09 6.87 19.2 0 0 0
Career statistics
First-class debut 2002
Last First-class Hampshire v Middlesex at Southampton, May 17-20, 2015 scorecard
List A debut 2002
Last List A Essex v Hampshire at Chelmsford, Aug 13, 2014 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Yorkshire v Nottinghamshire at Leeds, Jun 24, 2003 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Glamorgan v Hampshire at Cardiff, May 29, 2015 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
30, 1/20 Hampshire v Glamorgan Cardiff 29 May 2015 T20
13*, 3/24 Hampshire v Kent Southampton 22 May 2015 T20
93, 15* Hampshire v Middlesex Southampton 17 May 2015 FC
0*, 1/28 Hampshire v Essex Southampton 15 May 2015 T20
0, 0/31, 64* Hampshire v Yorkshire Leeds 10 May 2015 FC
1/20, 18 Hants 2nd XI v Sussx 2nd XI Hove 5 May 2015 Other T20
0/32 Hants 2nd XI v Sussx 2nd XI Hove 5 May 2015 Other T20
20*, 2/18 Hampshire v Dorset Bournemouth 4 May 2015 Other T20
35 Hampshire v Notts Southampton 26 Apr 2015 FC
12, 8, 1/16 Hampshire v Warwickshire Birmingham 19 Apr 2015 FC
Profile

Racing enthusiast Will Smith is an opening batsman whose career has fluctuated significantly. He has been part of four Championship-winning sides but has never convinced as a consistent performer with several years of healthy runscoring mixed in with lean campaigns. His fresh start with Hampshire could lead to him improving his career record.

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Apr 21, 2015

Tim Ambrose stumped Will Smith, Warwickshire v Hampshire, County Championship Division One, Edgbaston, 3rd day, April 21, 2015

Tim Ambrose stumped Will Smith

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Apr 21, 2015

Will Smith failed for the second time in the match, Warwickshire v Hampshire, County Championship Division One, Edgbaston, 3rd day, April 21, 2015

Will Smith failed for the second time in the match

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Aug 23, 2014

Will Smith produced a cracking spell of 3 for 15, Hampshire v Lancashire, 2nd NatWest T20 Blast semi-final, Edgbaston, August 23, 2014

Will Smith produced a cracking spell of 3 for 15

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Country Fixtures Country Results
2nd Investec Test: England v New Zealand at Leeds - May 29-Jun 2
New Zealand 297/8
South Group: Kent v Surrey at Beckenham - May 29
Kent won by 23 runs
North Group: Worcs v Leics at Worcester - May 29
Worcs won by 6 wickets (with 14 balls remaining)
South Group: Glamorgan v Hampshire at Cardiff - May 29
Hampshire won by 21 runs
North Group: Northants v Warwickshire at Northampton - May 29
Warwickshire won by 5 wickets (with 0 balls remaining)
North Group: Derbyshire v Lancashire at Derby - May 29
Derbyshire won by 5 wickets (with 14 balls remaining)
South Group: Essex v Somerset at Chelmsford - May 29
Somerset won by 3 wickets (with 0 balls remaining)
South Group: Sussex v Middlesex at Hove - May 29
Middlesex won by 42 runs
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