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Alex Gidman      

Full name Alexander Peter Richard Gidman

Born June 22, 1981, High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire

Current age 34 years 8 days

Major teams England A, England Lions, Gloucestershire, Gloucestershire 2nd XI, Gloucestershire Cricket Board, Marylebone Cricket Club, Otago

Nickname Giddo

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm medium

Height 6 ft 2 in

Education Wycliffe College

Relation Brother - WRS Gidman

Alexander Peter Richard Gidman
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
First-class 200 342 26 11451 264 36.23 19700 58.12 24 58 138 0
List A 194 182 20 4458 116 27.51 5 21 67 0
Twenty20 96 85 11 1448 64 19.56 1214 119.27 0 4 124 43 22 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 200 7340 4538 103 4/47 44.05 3.70 71.2 1 0 0
List A 194 3256 2786 71 5/42 5/42 39.23 5.13 45.8 0 1 0
Twenty20 96 25 292 410 9 2/24 2/24 45.55 8.42 32.4 0 0 0
Career statistics
First-class debut 2002
Last First-class Middlesex v Worcestershire at Uxbridge, Jun 21-24, 2015 scorecard
List A debut 2001
Last List A Kent v Gloucestershire at Canterbury, Aug 29, 2014 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Gloucestershire v Worcestershire at Bristol, Jun 14, 2003 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Warwickshire v Worcestershire at Birmingham, May 22, 2015 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
30 Worcs v Middlesex Uxbridge 21 Jun 2015 FC
4, 8 Worcs v Warwickshire Worcester 14 Jun 2015 FC
36 Worcs 2nd XI v Leics 2nd XI Kidderminster 11 Jun 2015 Other T20
27, 0/9 Worcs 2nd XI v Leics 2nd XI Kidderminster 11 Jun 2015 Other T20
29 Worcs v Hampshire Southampton 31 May 2015 FC
12, 6 Worcs v Durham Worcester 24 May 2015 FC
0 Worcs v Warwickshire Birmingham 22 May 2015 T20
5, 31 Worcs v N Zealanders Worcester 14 May 2015 Other
0, 12 Worcs v Warwickshire Birmingham 9 May 2015 FC
78 Worcs v Somerset Worcester 3 May 2015 FC
Profile

Alex Gidman is a functional middle-order batsman that briefly flirted with higher honours. Not the most aesthetically-pleasing player, he has nevertheless been a solid performer for Gloucestershire for over a decade and served as club captain from 2009-2012. Thought of as a one-club man, he surprisingly left his home county at the end of the 2014 season to finish his career at Worcestershire.

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May 4, 2015

Alex Gidman made a vital half-century, Worcestershire v Somerset, County Championship Division One, New Road, 2nd day, May 4, 2015

Alex Gidman made a vital half-century

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Apr 26, 2013

Alex Gidman made a half-century, Gloucestershire v Northamptonshire, County Championship, Division Two, Bristol, 3rd day, April 26, 2013

Alex Gidman made a half-century

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Aug 4, 2010

Alex Gidman cuts during his 40, Gloucestershire v Worcestershire, County Championship Division Two, Cheltenham, August 4, 2010

Alex Gidman cuts during his 40

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Notes

NBC Denis Compton Award 2002

NBC Denis Compton Award 2003

Series Results
England v Sri Lanka at Leeds - Jul 1, 2006
Sri Lanka won by 8 wickets (with 75 balls remaining)
England v Sri Lanka at Manchester - Jun 28, 2006
Sri Lanka won by 33 runs
England v Sri Lanka at Chester-le-Street - Jun 24, 2006
Sri Lanka won by 8 wickets (with 46 balls remaining)
England v Sri Lanka at The Oval - Jun 20, 2006
Sri Lanka won by 46 runs
England v Sri Lanka at Lord's - Jun 17, 2006
Sri Lanka won by 20 runs
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