Alex Gidman      

Full name Alexander Peter Richard Gidman

Born June 22, 1981, High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire

Current age 33 years 342 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 197 338 26 11380 264 36.47 19536 58.25 24 58 134 0
List A 194 182 20 4458 116 27.51 5 21 67 0
Twenty20 96 85 11 1448 64 19.56 1214 119.27 0 4 124 43 22 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 197 7340 4538 103 4/47 44.05 3.70 71.2 1 0 0
List A 194 3256 2786 71 5/42 5/42 39.23 5.13 45.8 0 1 0
Twenty20 96 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 Worcestershire v Durham at Worcester, May 24-27, 2015 scorecard
List A debut 2001
Last List A Kent v Gloucestershire at Canterbury, Aug 29, 2014 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Gloucestershire v Worcestershire at Bristol, Jun 14, 2003 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Warwickshire v Worcestershire at Birmingham, May 22, 2015 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
12, 6 Worcs v Durham Worcester 24 May 2015 FC
0 Worcs v Warwickshire Birmingham 22 May 2015 T20
5, 31 Worcs v N Zealanders Worcester 14 May 2015 Other
0, 12 Worcs v Warwickshire Birmingham 9 May 2015 FC
78 Worcs v Somerset Worcester 3 May 2015 FC
54 Worcs 2nd XI v Smrst 2nd XI Taunton 29 Apr 2015 Other T20
1/11, 29, 7 Worcs v Sussex Hove 19 Apr 2015 FC
7, 4 Worcs v Yorkshire Worcester 12 Apr 2015 FC
0/6, 43 Worcs v Oxford MCCU Oxford 2 Apr 2015 FC
0/21, 20* Worcs v Warwickshire Birmingham 30 Mar 2015 Other
Profile

Alex Gidman is a functional middle-order batsman that briefly flirted with higher honours. Not the most aesthetically-pleasing player, he has nevertheless been a solid performer for Gloucestershire for over a decade and served as club captain from 2009-2012. Thought of as a one-club man, he surprisingly left his home county at the end of the 2014 season to finish his career at Worcestershire.

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May 4, 2015

Alex Gidman made a vital half-century, Worcestershire v Somerset, County Championship Division One, New Road, 2nd day, May 4, 2015

Alex Gidman made a vital half-century

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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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Notes

NBC Denis Compton Award 2002

NBC Denis Compton Award 2003

Country Fixtures Country Results
2nd Investec Test: England v New Zealand at Leeds - May 29-Jun 2
New Zealand 350 England 247/5
Derbyshire v Gloucs at Derby
May 31-Jun 3, 2015 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
Essex v Leics at Chelmsford
May 31-Jun 3, 2015 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
Glamorgan v Northants at Cardiff
May 31-Jun 3, 2015 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
Hampshire v Worcs at Southampton
May 31-Jun 3, 2015 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
Middlesex v Warwickshire at Lord's
May 31-Jun 3, 2015 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
Surrey v Lancashire at The Oval
May 31-Jun 3, 2015 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
North Group: Notts v Durham at Nottingham
May 31, 2015 (14:30 local | 13:30 GMT | 09:30 EDT | 08:30 CDT | 06:30 PDT)
South Group: Somerset v Kent at Taunton
May 31, 2015 (14:30 local | 13:30 GMT | 09:30 EDT | 08:30 CDT | 06:30 PDT)
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