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Alex Wakely      

Full name Alex George Wakely

Born November 3, 1988, London

Current age 27 years 270 days

Major teams Bedfordshire, England Under-19s, Northamptonshire, Northamptonshire 2nd XI

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm medium-fast

Education Bedford School

Alex George Wakely
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
First-class 103 160 8 4594 123 30.22 9959 46.12 4 27 592 30 59 0
List A 65 61 7 1593 102 29.50 1887 84.41 1 11 129 24 19 0
Twenty20 85 79 16 1659 64 26.33 1392 119.18 0 10 144 29 28 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 103 22 441 342 6 2/62 2/62 57.00 4.65 73.5 0 0 0
List A 65 132 107 5 2/14 2/14 21.40 4.86 26.4 0 0 0
Twenty20 85 2 12 29 0 - - - 14.50 - 0 0 0
Career statistics
First-class debut Somerset v Northamptonshire at Taunton, Jul 13-16, 2007 scorecard
Last First-class Sussex v Northamptonshire at Arundel, Jun 22-25, 2016 scorecard
List A debut Bedfordshire v Sussex at Luton, May 4, 2005 scorecard
Last List A Worcestershire v Northamptonshire at Worcester, Jul 27, 2016 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Northamptonshire v Gloucestershire at Northampton, Jun 23, 2009 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Northamptonshire v Yorkshire at Northampton, Jul 29, 2016 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
64 Northants v Yorkshire Northampton 29 Jul 2016 T20
4 Northants v Worcs Worcester 27 Jul 2016 LA
70 Northants v Warwickshire Birmingham 26 Jul 2016 LA
11 Northants v Durham Northampton 24 Jul 2016 LA
0 Northants v Yorkshire Leeds 22 Jul 2016 T20
53* Northants v Warwickshire Northampton 19 Jul 2016 T20
- Northants v Durham Chester-le-Street 15 Jul 2016 T20
4 Northants v Notts Northampton 8 Jul 2016 T20
- Northants v Warwickshire Birmingham 1 Jul 2016 T20
4* Northants v Leics Northampton 26 Jun 2016 T20
Profile

The high regard in which Alex Wakely was held at Northants was encapsulated when he was appointed Northants' captain in limited-overs cricket at only 24, as well as being given the vice-captaincy, behind Stephen Peters, of the first-class side. The captaincy of the Championship side, again in succession to Peters, followed at the end of a dismal 2014 season for Northants as they failed to cope with promotion to Division One of the Championship and were relegated by a distance. Wakely missed that season because of a ruptured achilles tendon suffered on a pre-season tour of Barbados.

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May 15, 2016

Alex Wakely celebrates running out Tom Latham, Northamptonshire v Kent, County Championship, Division Two, Wantage Road, 1st day, May 15, 2016

Alex Wakely celebrates running out Tom Latham

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Aug 29, 2015

Northamptonshire's Alex Wakley and Steven Croft of Lancashire toss the coin ahead of the Final, Northamptonshire v Lancashire, NatWest T20 Blast, Final, Edgbaston, August 29, 2015

Northamptonshire's Alex Wakley and Steven Croft of Lancashire toss the coin ahead of the Final

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Aug 21, 2015

Alex Wakely recorded his fourth first-class hundred, Northamptonshire v Leicestershire, County Championship, Division Two, Wantage Road, 1st day, August 21, 2015

Alex Wakely recorded his fourth first-class hundred

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Notes

NBC Denis Compton Award 2008,2011

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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