Rikki Clarke      

Full name Rikki Clarke

Born September 29, 1981, Orsett, Essex

Current age 37 years 296 days

Major teams England, Derbyshire, Marylebone Cricket Club, Surrey, Warwickshire

Nickname Clarkey, Crouchy

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm fast-medium

Height 6 ft 4 in

Education Broadwater, Godalming College

Rikki Clarke
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests 2 3 0 96 55 32.00 253 37.94 0 1 8 1 1 0
ODIs 20 13 0 144 39 11.07 232 62.06 0 0 12 1 11 0
First-class 249 378 45 10969 214 32.93 17 57 369 0
List A 232 189 27 4087 98* 25.22 0 21 106 0
T20s 161 140 38 2245 79* 22.00 1819 123.41 0 6 182 78 79 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 2 4 174 60 4 2/7 3/11 15.00 2.06 43.5 0 0 0
ODIs 20 14 469 415 11 2/28 2/28 37.72 5.30 42.6 0 0 0
First-class 249 27701 15226 489 7/55 31.13 3.29 56.6 18 5 0
List A 232 6417 5801 154 5/26 5/26 37.66 5.42 41.6 6 1 0
T20s 161 124 2160 2683 112 4/16 4/16 23.95 7.45 19.2 1 0 0
Career statistics
Test debut Bangladesh v England at Dhaka, Oct 21-25, 2003 scorecard
Last Test Bangladesh v England at Chittagong, Oct 29-Nov 1, 2003 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut England v Pakistan at Manchester, Jun 17, 2003 scorecard
Last ODI England v Pakistan at Southampton, Sep 5, 2006 scorecard
ODI statistics
First-class debut 2002
Last First-class Nottinghamshire v Surrey at Nottingham, Jul 13-15, 2019 scorecard
List A debut 2001
Last List A Surrey v Essex at The Oval, Apr 23, 2019 scorecard
T20s debut Gloucestershire v Surrey at Nottingham, Jul 19, 2003 scorecard
Last T20s Essex v Surrey at Chelmsford, Jul 19, 2019 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
0/33, 0 Surrey v Essex Chelmsford 19 Jul 2019 T20
34, 10 Surrey v Notts Nottingham 13 Jul 2019 FC
27, 3/64, 31, 1/28 Surrey v Kent The Oval 7 Jul 2019 FC
1/56, 26, 2/36, 0 Surrey v Yorkshire Scarborough 30 Jun 2019 FC
8, 1/33, 49, 1/53 Surrey v Warwickshire The Oval 23 Jun 2019 FC
13, 3/35, 0/8 Surrey v Yorkshire Guildford 10 Jun 2019 FC
3/72, 20, 1/49, 8 Surrey v Somerset Guildford 3 Jun 2019 FC
0/38, 28, 0/4, 51* Surrey v Warwickshire Birmingham 27 May 2019 FC
88, 3/70, 35, 3/67 Surrey v Kent Beckenham 20 May 2019 FC
59*, 3/74, 15* Surrey v Somerset Taunton 14 May 2019 FC
Profile

Promoted too early and written off too soon, Rikki Clarke is a prodigiously talented all-round cricketer who belatedly found the temperament to complement his talent. The words' potential' and 'unfulfilled' occur as frequently in articles about Clarke as long-hops used to in his overs. And that's quite frequently. But, after many frustrations, Clarke started to fulfil his extravagant gifts at his third county and blossomed into the fine all-rounder his ability always suggested he could become.

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Sep 13, 2018

Morne Morkel and Rikki Clarke walk off after sealing the win that made Surrey champions, Worcestershire v Surrey, County Championship, Division One, New Road, September 13, 2018

Morne Morkel and Rikki Clarke walk off after sealing the win that made Surrey champions

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Aug 17, 2018

Veteran allrounder Rikki Clarke walks out for Surrey, Glamorgan v Surrey, Vitality Blast, South Group, Cardiff, August 17, 2018

Veteran allrounder Rikki Clarke walks out for Surrey

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Jul 23, 2018

Rikki Clarke scored a century from No. 8, Nottinghamshire v Surrey, County Championship, Division One, Trent Bridge, July 23, 2018

Rikki Clarke scored a century from No. 8

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Notes

NBC Denis Compton Award 2002