Mitchell Claydon      

Full name Mitchell Eric Claydon

Born November 25, 1982, Fairfield, New South Wales, Australia

Current age 33 years 78 days

Major teams Canterbury, Durham, Durham 2nd XI, Kent, Kent 2nd XI, Yorkshire, Yorkshire 2nd XI

Nickname Lips

Batting style Left-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm medium-fast

Height 6 ft 4 in

Education Westfield Sports High School, Sydney

Mitchell Eric Claydon
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
First-class 76 100 20 1258 77 15.72 2095 60.04 0 3 175 11 9 0
List A 84 41 10 218 19 7.03 273 79.85 0 0 17 6 5 0
Twenty20 111 37 19 154 19 8.55 160 96.25 0 0 16 3 24 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 76 11094 6566 202 6/104 32.50 3.55 54.9 7 5 0
List A 84 81 3587 3312 112 4/39 4/39 29.57 5.54 32.0 3 0 0
Twenty20 111 109 2257 3068 129 5/26 5/26 23.78 8.15 17.4 0 2 0
Career statistics
First-class debut Yorkshire v Bangladesh A at Leeds, Aug 3-5, 2005 scorecard
Last First-class Kent v Gloucestershire at Canterbury, Sep 14-17, 2015 scorecard
List A debut Yorkshire v Derbyshire at Leeds, Apr 23, 2006 scorecard
Last List A Surrey v Kent at The Oval, Aug 27, 2015 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Yorkshire v Durham at Leeds, Jun 27, 2006 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Canterbury v Central Districts at Christchurch, Dec 6, 2015 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
0/41, 3 Central D v Canterbury Christchurch 6 Dec 2015 T20
5*, 2/38 Central D v Wellington Napier 4 Dec 2015 T20
3/44 Central D v Northern D New Plymouth 29 Nov 2015 T20
3/28 Central D v Northern D Hamilton 26 Nov 2015 T20
2/33, 17* Central D v Wellington Nelson 19 Nov 2015 T20
1/39 Central D v Auckland New Plymouth 11 Nov 2015 T20
0/48 Central D v Otago New Plymouth 7 Nov 2015 T20
3, 0/45 Central D v Otago New Plymouth 5 Nov 2015 T20
- Kent v Gloucs Canterbury 14 Sep 2015 FC
3/62, 4 Kent v Surrey The Oval 27 Aug 2015 LA
Profile

Mitch Claydon, a burly seam bowler, joined Kent on loan from Durham midway through the 2013 season and immediately made an impact with the ball. He was recalled by Durham in September for their final game to help them secure the County Championship, but had already signed a contract for a permanent transfer to Kent. During his short, temporary spell with the county he excelled particularly in T20 cricket, taking five wickets against the touring New Zealanders and thirteen more in the county competition.

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Jul 8, 2014

Mitch Claydon hooks

Mitch Claydon hooks

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May 4, 2014

Mitch Claydon bowling for his new county, Kent v Surrey, County Championship, Division Two, Canterbury, 1st day, May 4, 2014

Mitch Claydon bowling for his new county

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Sep 5, 2013

Mitch Claydon took three wickets on day four, Durham v Sussex, County Championship, Division One, Chester-le-Street, 3rd day, September, 3, 2013

Mitch Claydon took three wickets on day four

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Results
Auckland v Canterbury at Auckland - Mar 31, 2013
Auckland won by 3 wickets (with 149 balls remaining)
Canterbury v Wellington at Christchurch - Mar 27, 2013
Canterbury won by 61 runs
Auckland v Canterbury at Hamilton - Mar 24, 2013
Auckland won by 128 runs
Wellington v Northern D at Wellington - Mar 24, 2013
Wellington won by 8 wickets (with 164 balls remaining)
Canterbury v Central D at Christchurch - Mar 20, 2013
Canterbury won by 156 runs
Otago v Auckland at Dunedin - Mar 20, 2013
Otago won by 6 wickets (with 27 balls remaining)
Wellington v Northern D at Wellington - Mar 20, 2013
Wellington won by 106 runs
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