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Riki Wessels      

Full name Mattheus Hendrik Wessels

Born November 12, 1985, Australia

Current age 28 years 244 days

Major teams Abahani Limited, Khulna Royal Bengals, Marylebone Cricket Club, Mid West Rhinos, Nondescripts Cricket Club, Northamptonshire, Northamptonshire 2nd XI

Nickname Blood

Batting style Right-hand bat

Fielding position Wicketkeeper

Height 5 ft 11 in

Relation Father - KC Wessels

Mattheus Hendrik Wessels
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
First-class 135 222 19 7150 199 35.22 11197 63.85 15 36 225 14
List A 124 116 13 2807 100 27.25 2819 99.57 1 15 87 0
Twenty20 114 102 17 2334 95* 27.45 1704 136.97 0 10 221 71 38 15
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 135 204 110 3 1/10 1/10 36.66 3.23 68.0 0 0 0
List A 124 49 48 1 1/0 1/0 48.00 5.87 49.0 0 0 0
Twenty20 114 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Career statistics
First-class debut Marylebone Cricket Club v West Indians at Arundel, Jul 13-15, 2004 scorecard
Last First-class Warwickshire v Nottinghamshire at Birmingham, Jun 29-Jul 2, 2014 scorecard
List A debut Denmark v Northamptonshire at Brondby, May 3, 2005 scorecard
Last List A Abahani Limited v Kalabagan Krira Chakra at Savar (3), Nov 9, 2013 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Northamptonshire v Gloucestershire at Milton Keynes, Jun 22, 2005 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Warwickshire v Nottinghamshire at Birmingham, Jul 8, 2014 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
29 Notts v Warwickshire Birmingham 8 Jul 2014 T20
53, 9 Notts v Warwickshire Birmingham 29 Jun 2014 FC
14 Notts v Yorkshire Nottingham 28 Jun 2014 T20
76 Notts v Somerset Nottingham 22 Jun 2014 FC
95* Notts v Derbyshire Nottingham 20 Jun 2014 T20
66 Notts v Leics Leicester 19 Jun 2014 T20
0/8, 71, 74* Notts v Middlesex Nottingham 14 Jun 2014 FC
15 Notts v Warwickshire Nottingham 13 Jun 2014 T20
24, 18 Notts v Yorkshire Leeds 8 Jun 2014 FC
26 Notts v Derbyshire Derby 6 Jun 2014 T20
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Riki Wessels, a batsman-wicketkeeper, is the son of the former Australia and South Africa player and former Northants coach Kepler Wessels.

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Jun 19, 2014

Riki Wessels hit 66 from from just 31 balls, Leicestershire v Nottinghamshire, NatWest T20 Blast, North Division, Grace Road, June 19, 2014

Riki Wessels hit 66 from from just 31 balls

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May 13, 2014

Riki Wessels blazed 158, Nottinghamshire v Northamptonshire, County Championship, Division One, Trent Bridge, 3rd day, May 13, 2014

Riki Wessels blazed 158

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May 13, 2014

Riki Wessels ended the day unbeaten on 78, Nottinghamshire v Northamptonshire, County Championship, Division One, Trent Bridge, 3rd day, May 13, 2014

Riki Wessels ended the day unbeaten on 78

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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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