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Will Smith      

Full name William Rew Smith

Born September 28, 1982, Luton, Bedfordshire

Current age 33 years 277 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 162 275 21 8408 201* 33.10 19701 42.67 16 33 101 0
List A 106 90 8 2344 120* 28.58 3079 76.12 2 18 36 0
Twenty20 105 83 21 1006 55 16.22 857 117.38 0 3 86 21 44 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 162 1851 1148 25 3/34 45.92 3.72 74.0 0 0 0
List A 106 443 427 12 2/19 2/19 35.58 5.78 36.9 0 0 0
Twenty20 105 51 899 1085 42 3/15 3/15 25.83 7.24 21.4 0 0 0
Career statistics
First-class debut 2002
Last First-class Hampshire v Somerset at Southampton, Jun 26-29, 2016 scorecard
List A debut 2002
Last List A Hampshire v Surrey at Southampton, Jun 15, 2016 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Yorkshire v Nottinghamshire at Leeds, Jun 24, 2003 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Somerset v Hampshire at Taunton, Jun 19, 2016 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
32, 33 Hampshire v Somerset Southampton 26 Jun 2016 FC
18 Hants 2nd XI v Glouc 2nd XI Basingstoke 20 Jun 2016 Other
0, 1/14 Hampshire v Somerset Taunton 19 Jun 2016 T20
7, 0/16 Hampshire v Surrey Southampton 15 Jun 2016 LA
38 Hampshire v Gloucs Bristol 14 Jun 2016 LA
0/22, 5 Hampshire v Surrey The Oval 9 Jun 2016 T20
0/8, 9 Hampshire v Kent Canterbury 8 Jun 2016 T20
0/12, 5 Hampshire v Middlesex Radlett 7 Jun 2016 LA
3*, 0/42 Hampshire v Essex Southampton 5 Jun 2016 LA
12, 0 Hampshire v Middlesex Northwood 29 May 2016 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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Aug 29, 2015

Hampshire's Will Smith plays on in unfortunate fashion, Hampshire v Lancashire, NatWest T20 Blast, Semi-final, Edgbaston, August 29, 2015

Hampshire's Will Smith plays on in unfortunate fashion

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Jun 1, 2015

Will Smith made a solid 40, Hampshire v Worcestershire, County Championship, Division One, Ageas Bowl, 2nd day, June 1, 2015

Will Smith made a solid 40

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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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Tour Results
England v Australia at The Oval - Sep 8-12, 2005
Match drawn
Essex v Australians at Chelmsford - Sep 3-4, 2005
Match drawn
England v Australia at Nottingham - Aug 25-28, 2005
England won by 3 wickets
Northants v Australians at Northampton - Aug 20-21, 2005
Match drawn
Scotland v Australians at Edinburgh - Aug 18, 2005
Match abandoned without a ball bowled
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