Alex Gidman      

Full name Alexander Peter Richard Gidman

Born June 22, 1981, High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire

Current age 33 years 317 days

Major teams England A, England Lions, Gloucestershire, Gloucestershire 2nd XI, Gloucestershire Cricket Board, Marylebone Cricket Club, Otago

Nickname Giddo

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm medium

Height 6 ft 2 in

Education Wycliffe College

Relation Brother - WRS Gidman

Alexander Peter Richard Gidman
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
First-class 195 334 26 11350 264 36.85 19466 58.30 24 58 133 0
List A 194 182 20 4458 116 27.51 5 21 67 0
Twenty20 95 84 11 1448 64 19.83 1213 119.37 0 4 124 43 22 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 195 7340 4538 103 4/47 44.05 3.70 71.2 1 0 0
List A 194 3256 2786 71 5/42 5/42 39.23 5.13 45.8 0 1 0
Twenty20 95 25 292 410 9 2/24 2/24 45.55 8.42 32.4 0 0 0
Career statistics
First-class debut 2002
Last First-class Worcestershire v Somerset at Worcester, May 3-5, 2015 scorecard
List A debut 2001
Last List A Kent v Gloucestershire at Canterbury, Aug 29, 2014 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Gloucestershire v Worcestershire at Bristol, Jun 14, 2003 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Glamorgan v Gloucestershire at Cardiff, Jul 25, 2014 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
78 Worcs v Somerset Worcester 3 May 2015 FC
54 Worcs 2nd XI v Smrst 2nd XI Taunton 29 Apr 2015 Other T20
1/11, 29, 7 Worcs v Sussex Hove 19 Apr 2015 FC
7, 4 Worcs v Yorkshire Worcester 12 Apr 2015 FC
0/6, 43 Worcs v Oxford MCCU Oxford 2 Apr 2015 FC
0 Worcs v Middlesex Abu Dhabi 13 Mar 2015 Other OD
12, 140 Gloucs v Kent Canterbury 23 Sep 2014 FC
264, 38 Gloucs v Leics Bristol 9 Sep 2014 FC
4 Gloucs v Kent Canterbury 29 Aug 2014 LA
47 Gloucs v Derbyshire Derby 21 Aug 2014 LA
Profile

Alex Gidman is a functional middle-order batsman that briefly flirted with higher honours. Not the most aesthetically-pleasing player, he has nevertheless been a solid performer for Gloucestershire for over a decade and served as club captain from 2009-2012. Thought of as a one-club man, he surprisingly left his home county at the end of the 2014 season to finish his career at Worcestershire.

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May 4, 2015

Alex Gidman made a vital half-century, Worcestershire v Somerset, County Championship Division One, New Road, 2nd day, May 4, 2015

Alex Gidman made a vital half-century

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Apr 26, 2013

Alex Gidman made a half-century, Gloucestershire v Northamptonshire, County Championship, Division Two, Bristol, 3rd day, April 26, 2013

Alex Gidman made a half-century

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Aug 4, 2010

Alex Gidman cuts during his 40, Gloucestershire v Worcestershire, County Championship Division Two, Cheltenham, August 4, 2010

Alex Gidman cuts during his 40

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Notes

NBC Denis Compton Award 2002

NBC Denis Compton Award 2003

Country Fixtures Country Results
Middlesex v Durham at Lord's - May 2-5
Middlesex won by 187 runs
Essex v Gloucs at Chelmsford - May 3-5
Gloucs won by 9 wickets
Glamorgan v Derbyshire at Cardiff - May 3-6
Derbyshire 205 Glamorgan 103/4d
Kent v Leics at Canterbury - May 3-6
Leics 386 & 189/8 Kent 268
Northants v Lancashire at Northampton - May 3-6
Northants 385 & 42/2 Lancashire 436
Worcs v Somerset at Worcester - May 3-5
Worcs won by an innings and 62 runs
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