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Will Smith      

Full name William Rew Smith

Born September 28, 1982, Luton, Bedfordshire

Current age 31 years 306 days

Major teams Bedfordshire, British Universities, Durham, Nottinghamshire

Nickname Posh Kid

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm offbreak

Height 5 ft 10 in

Education Bedford School, Durham University

William Rew Smith
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
First-class 134 224 14 6829 201* 32.51 15776 43.28 15 23 74 0
List A 92 79 7 1996 120* 27.72 2700 73.92 2 14 31 0
Twenty20 83 66 17 895 55 18.26 741 120.78 0 3 79 20 39 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 134 1306 855 18 3/34 47.50 3.92 72.5 0 0 0
List A 92 245 223 10 2/19 2/19 22.30 5.46 24.5 0 0 0
Twenty20 83 30 503 596 24 3/17 3/17 24.83 7.10 20.9 0 0 0
Career statistics
First-class debut 2002
Last First-class Essex v Hampshire at Colchester, Jul 13-16, 2014 scorecard
List A debut 2002
Last List A Gloucestershire v Hampshire at Bristol, Jul 31, 2014 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Yorkshire v Nottinghamshire at Leeds, Jun 24, 2003 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Essex v Hampshire at Chelmsford, Jul 22, 2014 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
1/17, 47 Hampshire v Gloucs Bristol 31 Jul 2014 LA
49 Hampshire v Lancashire Manchester 27 Jul 2014 LA
1/58, 35 Hampshire v Derbyshire Derby 26 Jul 2014 LA
3/17, 8* Hampshire v Essex Chelmsford 22 Jul 2014 T20
2/29 Hampshire v Sussex Southampton 18 Jul 2014 T20
7, 0/9, 19 Hampshire v Essex Colchester 13 Jul 2014 FC
1/35, 11 Hampshire v Middlesex Southampton 11 Jul 2014 T20
45, 0/28, 4 Hampshire v Gloucs Southampton 7 Jul 2014 FC
0/25, 16 Hampshire v Somerset Southampton 6 Jul 2014 T20
37, 1/28 Hampshire v Kent Canterbury 4 Jul 2014 T20
Profile

Racing enthusiast Will Smith is an opening batsman whose career has fluctuated significantly. He has been part of four Championship-winning sides but has never convinced as a consistent performer with several years of healthy runscoring mixed in with lean campaigns. Most of his career has been spent with Durham, whom he captained to the 2009 title but he will begin a new chapter at Hampshire in 2014.

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Jun 30, 2014

Zafar Ansari appeals unsuccessfully for the wicket of Will Smith, Surrey v Hampshire, County Championship, Division Two, The Oval, 3rd day, June 30, 2014

Zafar Ansari appeals unsuccessfully for the wicket of Will Smith

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Sep 19, 2013

Mark Stoneman gets a hug from Will Smith, Durham v Nottinghamshire, County Championship, Division One, Chester-le-Street, 3rd day, September 19, 2013

Mark Stoneman gets a hug from Will Smith

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Sep 13, 2013

Will Smith was in good touch for 81, Derbyshire v Durham, County Championship, Division One, Derby, 3rd day, September, 13, 2013

Will Smith was in good touch for 81

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Tour Results
New Zealand v England at Napier - Mar 22-26, 2008
England won by 121 runs
New Zealand v England at Wellington - Mar 13-17, 2008
England won by 126 runs
New Zealand v England at Hamilton - Mar 5-9, 2008
New Zealand won by 189 runs
Major Association XI v England XI at Dunedin - Feb 28-Mar 1, 2008
Match drawn
NZ Invit. XI v England XI at Dunedin - Feb 25-26, 2008
Match drawn
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