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Riki Wessels      

Full name Mattheus Hendrik Wessels

Born November 12, 1985, Australia

Current age 29 years 47 days

Major teams Abahani Limited, Khulna Royal Bengals, Marylebone Cricket Club, Mid West Rhinos, Nondescripts Cricket Club, Northamptonshire, Northamptonshire 2nd XI

Nickname Blood

Batting style Right-hand bat

Fielding position Wicketkeeper

Height 5 ft 11 in

Relation Father - KC Wessels

Mattheus Hendrik Wessels
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
First-class 140 232 20 7534 199 35.53 11795 63.87 15 38 233 14
List A 133 124 13 3028 100 27.27 3049 99.31 1 16 95 0
Twenty20 120 108 18 2562 95* 28.46 1866 137.29 0 13 243 78 39 15
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 140 210 115 3 1/10 1/10 38.33 3.28 70.0 0 0 0
List A 133 49 48 1 1/0 1/0 48.00 5.87 49.0 0 0 0
Twenty20 120 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Career statistics
First-class debut Marylebone Cricket Club v West Indians at Arundel, Jul 13-15, 2004 scorecard
Last First-class Nottinghamshire v Sussex at Nottingham, Sep 15-18, 2014 scorecard
List A debut Denmark v Northamptonshire at Brondby, May 3, 2005 scorecard
Last List A Durham v Nottinghamshire at Chester-le-Street, Sep 6, 2014 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Northamptonshire v Gloucestershire at Milton Keynes, Jun 22, 2005 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Sydney Thunder v Sydney Sixers at Sydney, Dec 27, 2014 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
28 Syd Sixers v Scorchers Sydney 29 Dec 2014 T20
50 Syd Sixers v Syd Thunder Sydney 27 Dec 2014 T20
22 Syd Sixers v Hurricanes Hobart 23 Dec 2014 T20
5* World XI v Asia XI Doha 6 Oct 2014 Other T20
15, 0/5, 37 Notts v Sussex Nottingham 15 Sep 2014 FC
21, 10 Notts v Yorkshire Nottingham 9 Sep 2014 FC
9 Notts v Durham Chester-le-Street 6 Sep 2014 LA
37, 90 Notts v Durham Chester-le-Street 31 Aug 2014 FC
28 Notts v Derbyshire Nottingham 26 Aug 2014 LA
2 Notts v Warwickshire Nottingham 20 Aug 2014 LA
Profile

Riki Wessels, a batsman-wicketkeeper, is the son of the former Australia and South Africa player and former Northants coach Kepler Wessels.

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Dec 27, 2014

Riki Wessels plays a late cut, Sydney Thunder v Syndey Sixers, BBL 2014-15, Sydney, December 27, 2014

Riki Wessels plays a late cut

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Dec 23, 2014

Riki Wessels fields, and enjoys a blazing sunset, Hobart Hurricanes v Sydney Sixers, BBL 2014-15, Hobart, December 23, 2014

Riki Wessels fields, and enjoys a blazing sunset

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Sep 11, 2014

Ryan Sidebottom uprooted Riki Wessels' off stump, Nottinghamshire v Yorkshire, County Championship, Division One, Trent Bridge, September 11, 2014

Ryan Sidebottom uprooted Riki Wessels' off stump

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Tour Results
West Indies v Australia at Roseau - Apr 23-27, 2012
Australia won by 75 runs
West Indies v Australia at Port of Spain - Apr 15-19, 2012
Match drawn
West Indies v Australia at Bridgetown - Apr 7-11, 2012
Australia won by 3 wickets
WICB Pres XI v Australians at Cave Hill - Apr 2-4, 2012
Australians won by 8 wickets
West Indies v Australia at Bridgetown - Mar 30, 2012
West Indies won by 14 runs
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