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Ed Smith      

Full name Edward Thomas Smith

Born July 19, 1977, Pembury, Kent

Current age 38 years 9 days

Major teams England, Cambridge University, Kent, Middlesex

Nickname Smudge

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm medium-fast

Other Commentator, Journalist, Author

Height 6 ft 2 in

Education Tonbridge School, Cambridge University

Edward Thomas Smith
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests 3 5 0 87 64 17.40 172 50.58 0 1 15 0 5 0
First-class 191 325 19 12789 213 41.79 34 54 85 0
List A 134 131 9 3798 122 31.13 2 26 29 0
Twenty20 25 25 0 573 85 22.92 432 132.63 0 3 81 7 6 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 3 - - - - - - - - - - - -
First-class 191 108 119 1 1/60 1/60 119.00 6.61 108.0 0 0 0
List A 134 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Twenty20 25 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Career statistics
Test debut England v South Africa at Nottingham, Aug 14-18, 2003 scorecard
Last Test England v South Africa at The Oval, Sep 4-8, 2003 scorecard
Test statistics
First-class debut 1996
Last First-class Middlesex v Essex at Lord's, Jun 6-9, 2008 scorecard
List A debut 1997
Last List A Middlesex v Essex at Lord's, May 28, 2008 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Kent v Surrey at Canterbury, Jun 23, 2003 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Middlesex v Essex at Lord's, Jun 12, 2008 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
33 Middlesex v Essex Lord's 12 Jun 2008 T20
27 Middlesex v Hampshire Southampton 11 Jun 2008 T20
37 Middlesex v Essex Lord's 6 Jun 2008 FC
20, 74 Middlesex v Derbyshire Lord's 30 May 2008 FC
22 Middlesex v Essex Lord's 28 May 2008 LA
85, 14 Middlesex v Warwickshire Birmingham 21 May 2008 FC
75 Middlesex v Essex Chelmsford 18 May 2008 LA
73 Middx 2nd XI v Hants 2nd XI London 14 May 2008 Other
0, 0 Middlesex v Essex Chelmsford 7 May 2008 FC
27 Middlesex v Sussex Hove 5 May 2008 LA
Profile

The 15th Smith to be selected for England, but the first to have written a book on baseball, Ed Smith demanded selection for the third Test against South Africa in 2003 thanks to his superb county form.

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Aug 19, 2013

Richard Verow (Sky), Ed Smith, Mark Nicholas, Rahul Dravid and Nasser Hussain at a panel discussion, London, August 19, 2013

Richard Verow (Sky), Ed Smith, Mark Nicholas, Rahul Dravid and Nasser Hussain at a panel discussion

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Apr 16, 2008

Ed Smith steps down the pitch and drives, Leicestershire v Middlesex, Grace Road, April 16, 2008

Ed Smith steps down the pitch and drives

© Getty Images

Jul 4, 2007

Tyron Henderson is congratulated on the wicket of Matthew Walker, Kent v Middlesex, Twenty20 Cup, Beckenham, July 4, 2007

Tyron Henderson is congratulated on the wicket of Matthew Walker

© Getty Images

Country Fixtures Country Results
Group B: Glamorgan v Kent at Cardiff
Jul 28, 2015 (14:00 local | 13:00 GMT | 09:00 EDT | 08:00 CDT | 06:00 PDT)
Group A: Gloucs v Derbyshire at Bristol
Jul 29, 2015 (10:30 local | 09:30 GMT | 05:30 EDT | 04:30 CDT | 02:30 PDT)
Group B: Lancashire v Middlesex at Blackpool
Jul 29, 2015 (10:30 local | 09:30 GMT | 05:30 EDT | 04:30 CDT | 02:30 PDT)
Group A: Somerset v Durham at Taunton
Jul 29, 2015 (10:30 local | 09:30 GMT | 05:30 EDT | 04:30 CDT | 02:30 PDT)
Group A: Surrey v Yorkshire at The Oval
Jul 29, 2015 (10:30 local | 09:30 GMT | 05:30 EDT | 04:30 CDT | 02:30 PDT)
3rd Investec Test: England v Australia at Birmingham
Jul 29-Aug 2, 2015 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
Group B: Essex v Warwickshire at Chelmsford
Jul 29, 2015 (14:00 local | 13:00 GMT | 09:00 EDT | 08:00 CDT | 06:00 PDT)
Group A: Northants v Leics at Northampton
Jul 29, 2015 (14:00 local | 13:00 GMT | 09:00 EDT | 08:00 CDT | 06:00 PDT)
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