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Will Gidman      

Full name William Robert Simon Gidman

Born February 14, 1985, High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire

Current age 32 years 131 days

Major teams Durham, Durham 2nd XI, Gloucestershire, Gloucestershire 2nd XI, Gloucestershire Cricket Board, Kent, Marylebone Cricket Club, Marylebone Cricket Club Young Cricketers, Nottinghamshire

Nickname Gidders, Giddo

Batting style Left-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm medium

Height 6 ft 2 in

Education Wycliffe College, Stonehouse, Gloucestershire; Berkshire College of Agriculture

Relation Brother - APR Gidman

William Robert Simon Gidman
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
First-class 76 118 21 3553 143 36.62 7054 50.36 5 21 452 11 35 0
List A 57 39 7 829 94 25.90 0 4 15 0
T20s Insights on t20 15 14 6 186 40* 23.25 171 108.77 0 0 15 2 3 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 76 119 10275 4969 209 6/15 10/43 23.77 2.90 49.1 12 9 1
List A 57 2051 1617 51 4/36 4/36 31.70 4.73 40.2 2 0 0
T20s Insights on t20 15 10 156 228 6 2/23 2/23 38.00 8.76 26.0 0 0 0
Career statistics
First-class debut Durham v Sri Lanka A at Chester-le-Street, Aug 8-10, 2007 scorecard
Last First-class Worcestershire v Kent at Worcester, Jun 19-22, 2017 scorecard
List A debut 2003
Last List A West Indies Under-19s v Kent at North Sound, Feb 12, 2017 scorecard
T20s debut Surrey v Gloucestershire at The Oval, Jun 2, 2011 scorecard
Last T20s Surrey v Kent at The Oval, Jul 29, 2016 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
12, 0/17, 19 Kent v Worcs Worcester 19 Jun 2017 FC
1/58, 4, 0/22, 3 Kent v Durham Canterbury 8 Jun 2017 FC
42, 0/23 Kent v Sussex Tunbridge Wells 26 May 2017 FC
0/17, 24, 1/12 Kent v Leics Leicester 19 May 2017 FC
47, 0/15, 44, 0/16 Kent 2nd XI v Sussx 2nd XI Canterbury 9 May 2017 Other
0/5, 22 Kent 2nd XI v Sussx 2nd XI Canterbury 8 May 2017 Other OD
0, 3, 0/24 Kent v Derbyshire Canterbury 21 Apr 2017 FC
11, 0/9, 6 Kent v Sussex Hove 14 Apr 2017 FC
10, 1/0, 51 Kent v Gloucs Canterbury 7 Apr 2017 FC
8, 1/13, 33, 3/0 Kent v Lds-Brd MCCU Canterbury 28 Mar 2017 FC
Profile

Will Gidman spent four years at Durham and only played for the first XI once, working in Sports Direct to top up his income. But Gloucestershire gave him a new opportunity and he immediately proved himself a late bloomer to become one of the leading allrounders in the country.

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Feb 10, 2017

Will Gidman pulls over the leg side during his 94, Kent v Windward Islands, Regional Super50, Group A, Coolidge, February 10, 2017

Will Gidman pulls over the leg side during his 94

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Apr 13, 2015

Will Gidman with head in hands, Middlesex v Nottinghamshire, County Championship Division One, Lord's, 2nd day, April 13, 2015

Will Gidman with head in hands

© Getty Images

Jul 8, 2014

Will Gidman finished with 2 for 58, Hampshire v Gloucestershire, County Championship Division Two, Ageas Bowl, 2nd day, July 8, 2014

Will Gidman finished with 2 for 58

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Tournament Results
Afghanistan v Ireland at Dubai (DSC) - Mar 24, 2012
Ireland won by 5 wickets (with 7 balls remaining)
Ireland v Namibia at Dubai (DSC) - Mar 24, 2012
Ireland won by 9 wickets (with 59 balls remaining)
Canada v Scotland at Dubai (DSC) - Mar 23, 2012
Scotland won by 4 wickets (with 0 balls remaining)
Hong Kong v U.S.A. at ICCA 2 Dubai - Mar 23, 2012
Hong Kong won by 77 runs
Nepal v P.N.G. at ICCA Dubai - Mar 23, 2012
Nepal won by 6 wickets (with 1 ball remaining)
Bermuda v Uganda at ICCA 2 Dubai - Mar 23, 2012
Bermuda won by 41 runs
Ireland v Netherlands at Dubai (DSC) - Mar 23, 2012
Ireland won by 7 wickets (with 20 balls remaining)
Italy v Kenya at ICCA Dubai - Mar 23, 2012
Kenya won by 38 runs
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