Riki Wessels      

Full name Mattheus Hendrik Wessels

Born November 12, 1985, Australia

Current age 29 years 75 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 140 232 20 7534 199 35.53 11795 63.87 15 38 233 14
List A 133 124 13 3028 100 27.27 3049 99.31 1 16 95 0
Twenty20 126 114 18 2693 95* 28.05 1993 135.12 0 13 257 80 41 15
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 140 210 115 3 1/10 1/10 38.33 3.28 70.0 0 0 0
List A 133 49 48 1 1/0 1/0 48.00 5.87 49.0 0 0 0
Twenty20 126 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Career statistics
First-class debut Marylebone Cricket Club v West Indians at Arundel, Jul 13-15, 2004 scorecard
Last First-class Nottinghamshire v Sussex at Nottingham, Sep 15-18, 2014 scorecard
List A debut Denmark v Northamptonshire at Brondby, May 3, 2005 scorecard
Last List A Durham v Nottinghamshire at Chester-le-Street, Sep 6, 2014 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Northamptonshire v Gloucestershire at Milton Keynes, Jun 22, 2005 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Adelaide Strikers v Sydney Sixers at Adelaide, Jan 24, 2015 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
24 Syd Sixers v Strikers Adelaide 24 Jan 2015 T20
30 Syd Sixers v Syd Thunder Sydney 22 Jan 2015 T20
15 Syd Sixers v Strikers Sydney 14 Jan 2015 T20
28 Syd Sixers v Heat Brisbane 11 Jan 2015 T20
6 Syd Sixers v Melb Stars Melbourne 5 Jan 2015 T20
28 Syd Sixers v Scorchers Sydney 29 Dec 2014 T20
50 Syd Sixers v Syd Thunder Sydney 27 Dec 2014 T20
22 Syd Sixers v Hurricanes Hobart 23 Dec 2014 T20
5* World XI v Asia XI Doha 6 Oct 2014 Other T20
15, 0/5, 37 Notts v Sussex Nottingham 15 Sep 2014 FC
Profile

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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Jan 24, 2015

Riki Wessels was struck on the helmet, Adelaide Strikers v Sydney Sixers, BBL 2014-15, semi-final, Adelaide, January 24, 2015

Riki Wessels was struck on the helmet

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Dec 27, 2014

Riki Wessels plays a late cut, Sydney Thunder v Syndey Sixers, BBL 2014-15, Sydney, December 27, 2014

Riki Wessels plays a late cut

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Dec 23, 2014

Riki Wessels fields, and enjoys a blazing sunset, Hobart Hurricanes v Sydney Sixers, BBL 2014-15, Hobart, December 23, 2014

Riki Wessels fields, and enjoys a blazing sunset

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Tournament Results
Super Kings v Mum Indians at Kolkata - May 26, 2013
Mum Indians won by 23 runs
Mum Indians v Royals at Kolkata - May 24, 2013
Mum Indians won by 4 wickets (with 1 ball remaining)
Royals v Sunrisers at Delhi - May 22, 2013
Royals won by 4 wickets (with 4 balls remaining)
Super Kings v Mum Indians at Delhi - May 21, 2013
Super Kings won by 48 runs
Sunrisers v KKR at Hyderabad (Deccan) - May 19, 2013
Sunrisers won by 5 wickets (with 7 balls remaining)
Warriors v Daredevils at Pune - May 19, 2013
Warriors won by 38 runs
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