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Mitchell Claydon      

Full name Mitchell Eric Claydon

Born November 25, 1982, Fairfield, New South Wales, Australia

Current age 33 years 247 days

Major teams Canterbury, Durham, Durham 2nd XI, Kent, Kent 2nd XI, Yorkshire, Yorkshire 2nd XI

Nickname Lips

Batting style Left-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm medium-fast

Height 6 ft 4 in

Education Westfield Sports High School, Sydney

Mitchell Eric Claydon
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
First-class 86 110 20 1376 77 15.28 2279 60.37 0 4 193 12 9 0
List A 89 42 11 226 19 7.29 278 81.29 0 0 18 6 5 0
Twenty20 121 42 23 175 19 9.21 190 92.10 0 0 17 3 24 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 86 12954 7816 234 6/104 33.40 3.62 55.3 8 6 0
List A 89 86 3802 3536 115 4/39 4/39 30.74 5.58 33.0 3 0 0
Twenty20 121 119 2485 3425 138 5/26 5/26 24.81 8.26 18.0 0 2 0
Career statistics
First-class debut Yorkshire v Bangladesh A at Leeds, Aug 3-5, 2005 scorecard
Last First-class Kent v Sussex at Tunbridge Wells, Jul 17-20, 2016 scorecard
List A debut Yorkshire v Derbyshire at Leeds, Apr 23, 2006 scorecard
Last List A Hampshire v Kent at Southampton, Jul 26, 2016 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Yorkshire v Durham at Leeds, Jun 27, 2006 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Kent v Essex at Canterbury, Jul 22, 2016 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
2/42 Kent v Hampshire Southampton 26 Jul 2016 LA
1/37 Kent v Middlesex Lord's 24 Jul 2016 LA
0/43, 15* Kent v Essex Canterbury 22 Jul 2016 T20
4, 2/47, 0/36 Kent v Sussex Tunbridge Wells 17 Jul 2016 FC
1/37 Kent v Surrey Tunbridge Wells 15 Jul 2016 T20
2/24 Kent v Gloucs Bristol 8 Jul 2016 T20
0/40 Kent v Somerset Taunton 7 Jul 2016 T20
6, 2/146, 1 Kent v Essex Chelmsford 3 Jul 2016 FC
0/56, 3* Kent v Essex Chelmsford 1 Jul 2016 T20
0/30 Kent v Sussex Canterbury 30 Jun 2016 T20
Profile

Mitch Claydon, a burly seam bowler, joined Kent on loan from Durham midway through the 2013 season and immediately made an impact with the ball. He was recalled by Durham in September for their final game to help them secure the County Championship, but had already signed a contract for a permanent transfer to Kent. During his short, temporary spell with the county he excelled particularly in T20 cricket, taking five wickets against the touring New Zealanders and thirteen more in the county competition.

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Jul 8, 2014

Mitch Claydon hooks

Mitch Claydon hooks

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May 4, 2014

Mitch Claydon bowling for his new county, Kent v Surrey, County Championship, Division Two, Canterbury, 1st day, May 4, 2014

Mitch Claydon bowling for his new county

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Sep 5, 2013

Mitch Claydon took three wickets on day four, Durham v Sussex, County Championship, Division One, Chester-le-Street, 3rd day, September, 3, 2013

Mitch Claydon took three wickets on day four

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Tour Results
England v West Indies at Nottingham - Jun 24, 2012
England won by 7 wickets (with 2 balls remaining)
England v West Indies at Leeds - Jun 22, 2012
Match abandoned without a ball bowled
England v West Indies at The Oval - Jun 19, 2012
England won by 8 wickets (with 30 balls remaining)
England v West Indies at Southampton - Jun 16, 2012
England won by 114 runs (D/L method)
Middlesex v West Indians at Lord's - Jun 13, 2012
West Indians won by 228 runs
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