Alex Gidman      

Full name Alexander Peter Richard Gidman

Born June 22, 1981, High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire

Current age 32 years 306 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 177 302 24 9989 211 35.93 17320 57.67 20 55 116 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 177 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 Glamorgan v Gloucestershire at Cardiff, Apr 20-23, 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
12 Gloucs v Glamorgan Cardiff 20 Apr 2014 FC
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
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
Gloucs v Essex at Bristol
Apr 27-30, 2014 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
Hampshire v Surrey at Southampton
Apr 27-30, 2014 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
Leics v Glamorgan at Leicester
Apr 27-30, 2014 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
Middlesex v Yorkshire at Lord's
Apr 27-30, 2014 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
Northants v Lancashire at Northampton
Apr 27-30, 2014 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
Notts v Warwickshire at Nottingham
Apr 27-30, 2014 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
Sussex v Somerset at Hove
Apr 27-30, 2014 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
Worcs v Derbyshire at Worcester
Apr 27-30, 2014 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
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