Will Gidman      

Full name William Robert Simon Gidman

Born February 14, 1985, High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire

Current age 30 years 73 days

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

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 59 90 17 2828 143 38.73 5592 50.57 5 14 359 10 15 0
List A 46 30 6 615 76 25.62 0 2 12 0
Twenty20 13 12 4 154 40* 19.25 149 103.35 0 0 11 2 3 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 59 97 9415 4522 195 6/15 10/43 23.18 2.88 48.2 12 9 1
List A 46 1602 1296 42 4/36 4/36 30.85 4.85 38.1 2 0 0
Twenty20 13 9 132 173 6 2/23 2/23 28.83 7.86 22.0 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 Nottinghamshire v Yorkshire at Nottingham, Apr 19-22, 2015 scorecard
List A debut 2003
Last List A Kent v Gloucestershire at Canterbury, Aug 29, 2014 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Surrey v Gloucestershire at The Oval, Jun 2, 2011 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Gloucestershire v Surrey at Cheltenham, Jul 18, 2014 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
8, 1/75, 13 Notts v Yorkshire Nottingham 19 Apr 2015 FC
9, 0/29, 18, 0/26 Notts v Middlesex Lord's 12 Apr 2015 FC
28*, 0/66, 0/32 Notts v Lbrough MCCU Nottingham 7 Apr 2015 FC
0/13 Notts v Comb C&C Cave Hill 15 Mar 2015 Other T20
1/28 Notts v Northants Cave Hill 15 Mar 2015 Other T20
1/36 Notts v Warwickshire Cave Hill 14 Mar 2015 Other T20
11, 0/53, 104* Gloucs v Leics Bristol 9 Sep 2014 FC
1/34, 39 Gloucs v Kent Canterbury 29 Aug 2014 LA
2/61, 1 Gloucs v Derbyshire Derby 21 Aug 2014 LA
4/41, 44 Gloucs v Worcs Worcester 13 Aug 2014 LA
Profile

A late bloomer, 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 grasped the nettle immediately to become one of the leading allrounders in the country. His consistent form earned him a move to Nottinghamshire for the 2015 season.

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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

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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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Jun 3, 2014

Will Gidman made a useful half-century, Leicestershire v Gloucestershire, County Championship, Division Two, Grace Road, 2nd day, June 3, 2014

Will Gidman made a useful half-century

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Country Fixtures Country Results
Durham v Sussex at Chester-le-Street - Apr 26-29
Sussex 335 & 115/3 Durham 339
Gloucs v Derbyshire at Bristol - Apr 26-29
Gloucs 275 Derbyshire 511/8
Hampshire v Notts at Southampton - Apr 26-29
Notts 371 Hampshire 167/4
Lancashire v Kent at Manchester - Apr 26-29
Lancashire 444 Kent 214/7
Leics v Northants at Leicester - Apr 26-29
Northants 251 & 105/2 Leics 305
Somerset v Middlesex at Taunton - Apr 26-29
Somerset 408 Middlesex 306/7
Surrey v Essex at The Oval - Apr 26-29
Surrey 340 Essex 266/2
Yorkshire v Warwickshire at Leeds - Apr 26-29
Warwickshire 435 Yorkshire 128/3
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