Alex Gidman      

Full name Alexander Peter Richard Gidman

Born June 22, 1981, High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire

Current age 32 years 300 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 176 301 24 9977 211 36.01 17281 57.73 20 55 114 0
List A 190 178 19 4367 116 27.46 5 21 65 0
Twenty20 81 70 11 1212 64 20.54 1006 120.47 0 3 95 40 16 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 176 7304 4521 102 4/47 44.32 3.71 71.6 1 0 0
List A 190 3256 2786 71 5/42 5/42 39.23 5.13 45.8 0 1 0
Twenty20 81 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 Gloucestershire v Hampshire at Bristol, Apr 13-16, 2014 scorecard
List A debut 2001
Last List A Gloucestershire v Somerset at Bristol, Aug 26, 2013 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Gloucestershire v Worcestershire at Bristol, Jun 14, 2003 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Glamorgan v Gloucestershire at Cardiff, Jul 30, 2013 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
0, 72 Gloucs v Hampshire Bristol 13 Apr 2014 FC
1 Gloucs v Cardiff MCCU Bristol 7 Apr 2014 FC
40* Gloucs v Glamorgan Cardiff 20 Mar 2014 Other OD
13 Gloucs v Glamorgan Bristol 19 Mar 2014 Other OD
31, 26 Gloucs v Glamorgan Cardiff 24 Sep 2013 FC
45 Gloucs v Lancashire Bristol 17 Sep 2013 FC
4 Gloucs v Leics Bristol 3 Sep 2013 FC
63, 9 Gloucs v Essex Bristol 28 Aug 2013 FC
41 Gloucs v Somerset Bristol 26 Aug 2013 LA
47 Gloucs v Kent Canterbury 21 Aug 2013 FC
Profile

Alex Gidman is a functional middle-order batsman that briefly flirted with higher honours. Not the most aesthetically-pleasing batsman, he has nevertheless been a solid performer for Gloucestershire for over a decade and served as club captain from 2009-2012.

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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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Jul 24, 2009

Alex Gidman took a nasty blow from Mitchell Claydon, Gloucestershire v Durham, Pro40 Division One, Cheltenham, July 24, 2009

Alex Gidman took a nasty blow from Mitchell Claydon

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Notes

NBC Denis Compton Award 2002

NBC Denis Compton Award 2003

Country Fixtures Country Results
Derbyshire v Hampshire at Derby
Apr 20-23, 2014 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
Durham v Somerset at Chester-le-Street
Apr 20-23, 2014 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
Glamorgan v Gloucs at Cardiff
Apr 20-23, 2014 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
Kent v Leics at Canterbury
Apr 20-23, 2014 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
Lancashire v Warwickshire at Manchester
Apr 20-23, 2014 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
Surrey v Essex at The Oval
Apr 20-23, 2014 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
Yorkshire v Northants at Leeds
Apr 20-23, 2014 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
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