Reece Topley      

Full name Reece James William Topley

Born February 21, 1994, Ipswich, Suffolk

Current age 21 years 101 days

Major teams England Lions, England Under-19s, Essex, Essex 2nd XI

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Left-arm medium-fast

Relation Father - TD Topley, Uncle - PA Topley

Reece James William Topley
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
First-class 29 34 16 52 12 2.88 307 16.93 0 0 3 0 7 0
List A 21 6 2 25 19 6.25 45 55.55 0 0 2 0 4 0
Twenty20 36 7 4 8 4* 2.66 19 42.10 0 0 1 0 10 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 29 52 5382 3017 118 6/29 11/85 25.56 3.36 45.6 3 7 2
List A 21 21 858 830 30 4/26 4/26 27.66 5.80 28.6 2 0 0
Twenty20 36 35 768 1080 52 4/26 4/26 20.76 8.43 14.7 2 0 0
Career statistics
First-class debut Cambridge MCCU v Essex at Cambridge, Apr 2-4, 2011 scorecard
Last First-class Derbyshire v Essex at Chesterfield, Jul 7-10, 2014 scorecard
List A debut Essex v Unicorns at Chelmsford, May 22, 2011 scorecard
Last List A Essex v Warwickshire at Chelmsford, Aug 28, 2014 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Essex v Kent at Chelmsford, Jun 20, 2012 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Essex v Somerset at Chelmsford, May 29, 2015 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
0, 1/46 Essex v Somerset Chelmsford 29 May 2015 T20
2/28, 1* Essex v Gloucs Bristol 24 May 2015 T20
1/44 Essex v Glamorgan Cardiff 22 May 2015 T20
1/52, 1 Essex v Surrey Chelmsford 16 May 2015 T20
9* Essex 2nd XI v Suffolk Billericay 19 Apr 2015 Other OD
0 Essex 2nd XI v Norfolk Frinton-on-Sea 12 Apr 2015 Other OD
3/56, 0* Essex v Warwickshire Chelmsford 28 Aug 2014 LA
2/52 Essex v Northants Northampton 21 Aug 2014 LA
0/54 Essex v Yorkshire Scarborough 11 Aug 2014 LA
0/6 Essex v Gloucs Chelmsford 8 Aug 2014 LA
Profile

At a skyscraper height of 6ft 7ins, Reece Topley towers above his team-mates. An early developer, he first hit the headlines in 2009 when, as a 15-year-old net bowler, his favourite player Kevin Pietersen drilled a drive into the side of his head. He needed stitches but Pietersen left him a signed bat as a more welcome memento.

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Aug 28, 2014

Reece Topley chipped out the middle order, Warwickshire v Essex, Royal London Cup quarter-final, Chelmsford, August 28, 2014

Reece Topley chipped out the middle order

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Apr 1, 2014

James Foster, Monty Panesar, Reece Topley and Tymal Mills enjoy ice-creams during an Essex photo shoot, Chelmsford, April 1, 2014

James Foster, Monty Panesar, Reece Topley and Tymal Mills enjoy ice-creams during an Essex photo shoot

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Sep 5, 2013

Reece Topley celebrates removing Jack Shantry to win the match, Essex v Worcestershire, County Championship, Division Two, Chelmsford, 3rd day, September, 5, 2013

Reece Topley celebrates removing Jack Shantry to win the match

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Notes

NBC Denis Compton Award 2011

Country Fixtures Country Results
2nd Investec Test: England v New Zealand at Leeds - May 29-Jun 2
New Zealand 350 & 454/8d England 350 & 62/2
Derbyshire v Gloucs at Derby - May 31-Jun 3
Gloucs 329 Derbyshire 77/2
Essex v Leics at Chelmsford - May 31-Jun 3
Essex 166 & 59/2 Leics 280
Glamorgan v Northants at Cardiff - May 31-Jun 3
Glamorgan 371 Northants 79/5
Hampshire v Worcs at Southampton - May 31-Jun 3
Hampshire 222 Worcs 221/3
Middlesex v Warwickshire at Lord's - May 31-Jun 3
Warwickshire 342 Middlesex 52/2
Surrey v Lancashire at The Oval - May 31-Jun 3
Surrey 448
Notts v Sussex at Nottingham - Jun 1-4
Notts 255 Sussex 93/6
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