Will Smith      

Full name William Rew Smith

Born September 28, 1982, Luton, Bedfordshire

Current age 33 years 338 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 168 285 21 8792 210 33.30 20689 42.49 17 34 105 0
List A 110 94 8 2516 120* 29.25 3318 75.82 2 20 37 0
Twenty20 105 83 21 1006 55 16.22 857 117.38 0 3 86 21 44 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 168 2157 1299 28 3/34 46.39 3.61 77.0 0 0 0
List A 110 443 427 12 2/19 2/19 35.58 5.78 36.9 0 0 0
Twenty20 105 51 899 1085 42 3/15 3/15 25.83 7.24 21.4 0 0 0
Career statistics
First-class debut 2002
Last First-class Somerset v Hampshire at Taunton, Aug 23-26, 2016 scorecard
List A debut 2002
Last List A Hampshire v Somerset at Southampton, Aug 2, 2016 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Yorkshire v Nottinghamshire at Leeds, Jun 24, 2003 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Somerset v Hampshire at Taunton, Jun 19, 2016 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
16, 1/92, 0 Hampshire v Somerset Taunton 23 Aug 2016 FC
12, 20 Hampshire v Notts Nottingham 13 Aug 2016 FC
210, 1/0, 0/4 Hampshire v Lancashire Southampton 4 Aug 2016 FC
59 Hampshire v Somerset Southampton 2 Aug 2016 LA
84 Hampshire v Glamorgan Swansea 31 Jul 2016 LA
9 Hampshire v Sussex Hove 27 Jul 2016 LA
20 Hampshire v Kent Southampton 26 Jul 2016 LA
93, 0/12 Hants 2nd XI v Kent 2nd XI Southampton 25 Jul 2016 Other OD
0/29, 0, 28 Hampshire v Surrey Southampton 17 Jul 2016 FC
21, 0/9 Hampshire v Warwickshire Birmingham 10 Jul 2016 FC
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. His fresh start with Hampshire could lead to him improving his career record.

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Jul 31, 2016

Will Smith hits down the ground during his 84, Glamorgan v Hampshire, Royal London Cup, South Group, Swansea, July 31, 2016

Will Smith hits down the ground during his 84

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Aug 29, 2015

Hampshire's Will Smith plays on in unfortunate fashion, Hampshire v Lancashire, NatWest T20 Blast, Semi-final, Edgbaston, August 29, 2015

Hampshire's Will Smith plays on in unfortunate fashion

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Jun 1, 2015

Will Smith made a solid 40, Hampshire v Worcestershire, County Championship, Division One, Ageas Bowl, 2nd day, June 1, 2015

Will Smith made a solid 40

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Series Results
England v Australia at The Oval - Aug 21-25, 2013
Match drawn
England v Australia at Chester-le-Street - Aug 9-12, 2013
England won by 74 runs
England v Australia at Manchester - Aug 1-5, 2013
Match drawn
England v Australia at Lord's - Jul 18-21, 2013
England won by 347 runs
England v Australia at Nottingham - Jul 10-14, 2013
England won by 14 runs
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