Gary Keedy      

Full name Gary Keedy

Born November 27, 1974, Sandal, Wakefield, Yorkshire

Current age 39 years 279 days

Major teams Lancashire, Marylebone Cricket Club, Yorkshire

Nickname Keeds

Batting style Left-hand bat

Bowling style Slow left-arm orthodox

Height 5 ft 11 in

Education Garforth Comprehensive

Gary Keedy
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
First-class 223 256 125 1429 64 10.90 0 2 54 0
List A 97 35 17 161 33 8.94 0 0 14 0
Twenty20 71 11 6 27 9* 5.40 34 79.41 0 0 1 1 10 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 223 45469 21279 678 7/68 31.38 2.80 67.0 34 7
List A 97 3936 3150 119 5/30 5/30 26.47 4.80 33.0 3 2 0
Twenty20 71 69 1414 1541 72 4/15 4/15 21.40 6.53 19.6 2 0 0
Career statistics
First-class debut 1994
Last First-class Surrey v Middlesex at The Oval, Sep 3-5, 2013 scorecard
List A debut 1995
Last List A Surrey v Derbyshire at The Oval, Aug 11, 2013 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Lancashire v Leicestershire at Manchester, Jul 2, 2004 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Durham v Lancashire at Chester-le-Street, Jul 8, 2012 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
2/17, 2/21 Notts 2nd XI v Durham 2nd Gosforth 5 Aug 2014 Other
1/64, 1/31 Notts 2nd XI v Lancs 2nd XI Nettleworth 24 Jun 2014 Other
3/61, 0*, 6/101, 2* Surrey v Middlesex The Oval 3 Sep 2013 FC
5/37, 3/111 Surr 2nd XI v Hants 2nd XI Wimbledon 28 Aug 2013 Other
0/34 Surr 2nd XI v MCC Uni Cambridge 14 Aug 2013 Other
1/58 Surrey v Derbyshire The Oval 11 Aug 2013 LA
2/41 Surr 2nd XI v Sussx 2nd XI Arundel 6 Aug 2013 Other
1/36 Surr 2nd XI v Sussx 2nd XI Arundel 5 Aug 2013 Other OD
0/26 Surrey v Essex The Oval 2 Aug 2013 LA
2/15 Surr 2nd XI v Hants 2nd XI Sunbury-on-Thames 29 Jul 2013 Other OD
Profile

In an era when England have not exactly been blessed with spin bowling options, Gary Keedy can considering himself unlucky not to have had a crack in the Test team, especially after his performances in the last couple of seasons. In 2004 in finished as the highest wicket-taker amongst English-qualified spinners, with 72 wickets, and was ever present in the relegated Lancashire side and was often left with a huge workload on flat pitches. That followed the 2003 summer where he'd claimed 60 scalps.

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Sep 2, 2014

Gary Keedy rolled back the years with a fine spell, Durham v Nottinghamshire, County Championship Division One, Chester-le-Street, 3rd day, September 2, 2014

Gary Keedy rolled back the years with a fine spell

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Sep 3, 2013

Steven Davies gives Gary Keedy a hug, Surrey v Middlesex, County Championship, Division One, The Oval, 1st day, September 9, 2013

Steven Davies gives Gary Keedy a hug

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Jun 24, 2013

Gary Keedy spun his way to seven second-innings wickets, Yorkshire v Surrey, County Championship, Division One, Headingley, 4th day, June 24, 2013

Gary Keedy spun his way to seven second-innings wickets

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Tournament Results
England v India at Birmingham - Jun 23, 2013
India won by 5 runs
India v Sri Lanka at Cardiff - Jun 20, 2013
India won by 8 wickets (with 90 balls remaining)
England v South Africa at The Oval - Jun 19, 2013
England won by 7 wickets (with 75 balls remaining)
Australia v Sri Lanka at The Oval - Jun 17, 2013
Sri Lanka won by 20 runs
England v New Zealand at Cardiff - Jun 16, 2013
England won by 10 runs
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