Will Gidman      

Full name William Robert Simon Gidman

Born February 14, 1985, High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire

Current age 33 years 66 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 80 123 21 3647 143 35.75 7261 50.22 5 21 465 11 38 0
List A 66 47 9 945 94 24.86 0 4 18 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 80 124 10447 5071 213 6/15 10/43 23.80 2.91 49.0 12 9 1
List A 66 2411 1813 61 4/20 4/20 29.72 4.51 39.5 3 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 Kent v Gloucestershire at Canterbury, Apr 13-16, 2018 scorecard
List A debut 2003
Last List A Barbados v Kent at Coolidge, Feb 21, 2018 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
0, 1/10, 1, 0/8 Kent v Gloucs Canterbury 13 Apr 2018 FC
- Kent v Oxford MCCU Canterbury 1 Apr 2018 FC
0/31, 8 Kent v Barbados Coolidge 21 Feb 2018 LA
27*, 1/24 Kent v Leeward Is Coolidge 18 Feb 2018 LA
0, 0/15 Kent v U.S.A. North Sound 16 Feb 2018 LA
3, 0/18 Kent v Jamaica North Sound 14 Feb 2018 LA
4/20, 29* Kent v Guyana Coolidge 10 Feb 2018 LA
22, 0/13 Kent v U.S.A. North Sound 8 Feb 2018 LA
3/31 Kent v Leeward Is North Sound 6 Feb 2018 LA
0/7, 11 Kent v Jamaica North Sound 4 Feb 2018 LA
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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Aug 6, 2017

Adam Ball high fives Will Gidman, Kent v West Indians, Tour match, Canterbury 1st day, August 6, 2017

Adam Ball high fives Will Gidman

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Jun 26, 2017

Will Gidman is bowled by Harry Gurney, Nottinghamshire v Kent, Specsavers County Championship Division One, Trent Bridge, 1st day, June 26, 2017

Will Gidman is bowled by Harry Gurney

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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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