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Neil Dexter      

Full name Neil John Dexter

Born August 21, 1984, Johannesburg, South Africa

Current age 29 years 336 days

Major teams Essex, Essex 2nd XI, Kent, Kent 2nd XI, Middlesex

Nickname Ted

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm medium-fast

Height 6 ft 0 in

Education Northwood School Durban, UNISA

Neil John Dexter
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
First-class 103 169 21 5411 163* 36.56 10200 53.04 12 28 79 0
List A 84 71 15 1785 135* 31.87 2156 82.79 2 8 23 0
Twenty20 97 81 10 1430 73 20.14 1301 109.91 0 2 128 38 39 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 103 5493 2868 79 6/63 36.30 3.13 69.5 0 2 0
List A 84 1751 1627 30 3/17 3/17 54.23 5.57 58.3 0 0 0
Twenty20 97 70 1091 1391 51 4/21 4/21 27.27 7.64 21.3 1 0 0
Career statistics
First-class debut Kent v Bangladesh A at Canterbury, Aug 16-17, 2005 scorecard
Last First-class Middlesex v Somerset at Uxbridge, Jul 7-10, 2014 scorecard
List A debut Kent v Sussex at Canterbury, Sep 18, 2005 scorecard
Last List A Middlesex v Gloucestershire at Lord's, Aug 15, 2013 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Kent v Essex at Beckenham, Jun 27, 2006 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Hampshire v Middlesex at Southampton, Jul 11, 2014 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
9, 3/34 Middlesex v Hampshire Southampton 11 Jul 2014 T20
4, 2/29, 4, 0/15 Middlesex v Somerset Uxbridge 7 Jul 2014 FC
1/26 Middlesex v Glamorgan Richmond 3 Jul 2014 T20
20, 0/33, 16 Middlesex v Northants Lord's 29 Jun 2014 FC
1, 0/10 Middlesex v Sussex Hove 27 Jun 2014 T20
1/21 Middlesex v Gloucs Lord's 26 Jun 2014 T20
23*, 2/28 Middlesex v Essex Chelmsford 20 Jun 2014 T20
0/17 Middlesex v Somerset The Oval 18 Jun 2014 T20
0, 1/37, 29, 0/40 Middlesex v Notts Nottingham 14 Jun 2014 FC
0/5, 6 Middlesex v Kent Canterbury 6 Jun 2014 T20
Profile

Neil Dexter emerged on the county scene as one of Kent's Kolpak-qualified South African contingent in the summer of 2005. A batting allrounder of considerable talent, he made an instant impact, hitting 79 not out on debut against Nottinghamshire. Towards the end of the 2008 season, he turned down a three-year contract with the county and signed for Middlesex. His Middlesex debut came in the infamous Stanford Super Series in the Caribbean, but Dexter showed he had the talent for four-day cricket too as he averaged 41.70 with the bat in 2009 and an even more impressive 47.73 in 2010. Around him, Middlesex were struggling, however, and when Shaun Udal resigned from the captaincy early in 2010 the position eventually landed in Dexter's hands. Alongside the thoughtful guidance of Angus Fraser as cricket director, Dexter led Middlesex to the Division Two title in 2011. Early in the 2012 season, he relinquished the four-day captaincy to concentrate on his batting (and useful medium-paced bowling) and then, before the start of the 2014 campaign, it was announced that Dexter would hand the reins to Eoin Morgan in both limited-over competitions.
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Sep 3, 2013

Neil Dexter propped up Middlesex with an unbeaten 77, Surrey v Middlesex, County Championship, Division One, The Oval, 1st day, September, 9, 2013

Neil Dexter propped up Middlesex with an unbeaten 77

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Apr 11, 2013

Neil Dexter pulls for six before being bowled for 7, Nottinghamshire v Middlesex, County Championship, Division One, Trent Bridge, 2nd day, April 11, 2013

Neil Dexter pulls for six before being bowled for 7

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Sep 4, 2012

Neil Dexter pulls on his way to a hundred, Middlesex v Lancashire, County Championship, Division One, Lord's, September, 4, 2012

Neil Dexter pulls on his way to a hundred

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Tour Results
India v England at Dharamsala - Jan 27, 2013
England won by 7 wickets (with 16 balls remaining)
India v England at Mohali - Jan 23, 2013
India won by 5 wickets (with 15 balls remaining)
India v England at Ranchi - Jan 19, 2013
India won by 7 wickets (with 131 balls remaining)
India v England at Kochi - Jan 15, 2013
India won by 127 runs
India v England at Rajkot - Jan 11, 2013
England won by 9 runs
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