William Somerville      

Full name William Edgar Richard Somerville

Born August 9, 1984, Wadestown, Wellington

Current age 35 years 45 days

Major teams New Zealand, New South Wales, Otago, Sydney Sixers

Playing role Bowler

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm offbreak

William Edgar Richard Somerville
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests 3 4 2 65 40* 32.50 279 23.29 0 0 3 0 0 0
First-class 26 32 6 417 40* 16.03 1167 35.73 0 0 8 0
List A 6 5 1 102 50 25.50 118 86.44 0 1 9 3 3 0
T20s 18 3 1 67 37* 33.50 39 171.79 0 0 4 6 6 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 3 6 818 352 14 4/75 7/127 25.14 2.58 58.4 1 0 0
First-class 26 5762 2479 94 8/136 26.37 2.58 61.2 4 4 0
List A 6 6 306 264 6 2/45 2/45 44.00 5.17 51.0 0 0 0
T20s 18 17 334 417 14 3/28 3/28 29.78 7.49 23.8 0 0 0
Career statistics
Test debut New Zealand v Pakistan at Abu Dhabi, Dec 3-7, 2018 scorecard
Last Test Sri Lanka v New Zealand at Colombo (PSS), Aug 22-26, 2019 scorecard
Test statistics
First-class debut Otago v Wellington at Queenstown, Mar 20-23, 2005 scorecard
Last First-class Sri Lanka v New Zealand at Colombo (PSS), Aug 22-26, 2019 scorecard
List A debut New South Wales v Victoria at Sydney, Oct 15, 2017 scorecard
Last List A Wellington v Auckland at Wellington, Nov 7, 2018 scorecard
T20s debut Perth Scorchers v Sydney Sixers at Perth, Jan 2, 2016 scorecard
Last T20s Auckland v Central Districts at Auckland, Feb 15, 2019 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
1/20, 2/49 New Zealand v Sri Lanka Colombo (PSS) 22 Aug 2019 Test # 2356
9*, 3/83, 40*, 1/73 New Zealand v Sri Lanka Galle 14 Aug 2019 Test # 2354
1/70 New Zealand v SL Pres. XI Katunayake 8 Aug 2019 Other
18*, 1/64 NZ XI v Aust XI Brisbane 10 May 2019 Other OD
- NZ XI v Aust XI Brisbane 8 May 2019 Other OD
- NZ XI v Aust XI Brisbane 6 May 2019 Other OD
2/113, 22 Auckland v Otago Dunedin 17 Mar 2019 FC
3/80, 2/8, 15 Auckland v Canterbury Rangiora 9 Mar 2019 FC
19, 4/141, 32* Auckland v Northern D Whangarei 1 Mar 2019 FC
21, 2/18 Auckland v Otago Auckland 21 Feb 2019 FC
Latest Articles
Latest Photos

Aug 26, 2019

William Somerville is overjoyed after a key wicket, Sri Lanka v New Zealand, 2nd Test, Colombo (PSS), Day 5, August 26, 2019

William Somerville is overjoyed after a key wicket

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Aug 22, 2019

Kane Williamson and William Somerville celebrate Lahiru Thirimanne's wicket, Sri Lanka v New Zealand, 2nd Test, Colombo, 1st day, August 22, 2019

Kane Williamson and William Somerville celebrate Lahiru Thirimanne's wicket

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Aug 18, 2019

William Somerville broke Sri Lanka's century opening stand with the wicket of Lahiru Thirimanne, Sri Lanka v New Zealand, 1st Test, Galle, 5th day, August 18, 2019

William Somerville broke Sri Lanka's century opening stand with the wicket of Lahiru Thirimanne

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