Will Gidman      

Full name William Robert Simon Gidman

Born February 14, 1985, High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire

Current age 33 years 6 days

Major teams Durham, Durham 2nd XI, Gloucestershire, Gloucestershire 2nd XI, Gloucestershire Cricket Board, Kent, Marylebone Cricket Club, Marylebone Cricket Club Young Cricketers, Nottinghamshire

Nickname Gidders, Giddo

Batting style Left-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm medium

Height 6 ft 2 in

Education Wycliffe College, Stonehouse, Gloucestershire; Berkshire College of Agriculture

Relation Brother - APR Gidman

William Robert Simon Gidman
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
First-class 78 121 21 3646 143 36.46 7251 50.28 5 21 465 11 36 0
List A 65 46 9 937 94 25.32 0 4 18 0
T20s Insights on t20 15 14 6 186 40* 23.25 171 108.77 0 0 15 2 3 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 78 122 10407 5053 212 6/15 10/43 23.83 2.91 49.0 12 9 1
List A 65 2381 1782 61 4/20 4/20 29.21 4.49 39.0 3 0 0
T20s Insights on t20 15 10 156 228 6 2/23 2/23 38.00 8.76 26.0 0 0 0
Career statistics
First-class debut Durham v Sri Lanka A at Chester-le-Street, Aug 8-10, 2007 scorecard
Last First-class Kent v West Indies at Canterbury, Aug 6-8, 2017 scorecard
List A debut 2003
Last List A Leeward Islands v Kent at Coolidge, Feb 18, 2018 scorecard
T20s debut Surrey v Gloucestershire at The Oval, Jun 2, 2011 scorecard
Last T20s Surrey v Kent at The Oval, Jul 29, 2016 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
27*, 1/24 Kent v Leeward Is Coolidge 18 Feb 2018 LA
0, 0/15 Kent v U.S.A. North Sound 16 Feb 2018 LA
3, 0/18 Kent v Jamaica North Sound 14 Feb 2018 LA
4/20, 29* Kent v Guyana Coolidge 10 Feb 2018 LA
22, 0/13 Kent v U.S.A. North Sound 8 Feb 2018 LA
3/31 Kent v Leeward Is North Sound 6 Feb 2018 LA
0/7, 11 Kent v Jamaica North Sound 4 Feb 2018 LA
2/37, 16 Kent v Guyana North Sound 31 Jan 2018 LA
1/24, 42, 0/12 Kent v West Indies Canterbury 6 Aug 2017 FC
25, 2/48, 26 Kent v Notts Nottingham 26 Jun 2017 FC
Profile

Will Gidman spent four years at Durham and only played for the first XI once, working in Sports Direct to top up his income. But Gloucestershire gave him a new opportunity and he immediately proved himself a late bloomer to become one of the leading allrounders in the country.

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Aug 6, 2017

Adam Ball high fives Will Gidman, Kent v West Indians, Tour match, Canterbury 1st day, August 6, 2017

Adam Ball high fives Will Gidman

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Jun 26, 2017

Will Gidman is bowled by Harry Gurney, Nottinghamshire v Kent, Specsavers County Championship Division One, Trent Bridge, 1st day, June 26, 2017

Will Gidman is bowled by Harry Gurney

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Feb 10, 2017

Will Gidman pulls over the leg side during his 94, Kent v Windward Islands, Regional Super50, Group A, Coolidge, February 10, 2017

Will Gidman pulls over the leg side during his 94

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