Sean Williams      

Full name Sean Colin Williams

Born September 26, 1986, Bulawayo

Current age 32 years 272 days

Major teams Zimbabwe, Brothers Union, Matabeleland, Matabeleland Tuskers, Zimbabwe A, Zimbabwe Board XI, Zimbabwe Provinces, Zimbabwe Select XI, Zimbabwe Under-19s, Zimbabwe XI

Playing role Middle-order batsman

Batting style Left-hand bat

Bowling style Slow left-arm orthodox

Relation Father - CR Williams, Brother - ML Williams

Sean Colin Williams
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests 10 20 0 553 119 27.65 1012 54.64 1 2 71 1 9 0
ODIs 128 124 18 3564 129* 33.62 4330 82.30 3 29 290 38 46 0
T20Is 27 27 2 572 58* 22.88 468 122.22 0 3 53 11 12 0
First-class 60 109 6 4357 178 42.30 11 22 57 0
List A 204 191 25 5217 129* 31.42 6 34 77 0
T20s 55 54 11 913 58* 21.23 804 113.55 0 3 87 12 26 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 10 16 1483 772 17 3/20 6/111 45.41 3.12 87.2 0 0 0
ODIs 128 104 3948 3177 68 4/43 4/43 46.72 4.82 58.0 1 0 0
T20Is 27 26 504 603 20 3/15 3/15 30.15 7.17 25.2 0 0 0
First-class 60 4731 2331 67 5/36 34.79 2.95 70.6 2 1 0
List A 204 6540 5085 133 7/25 7/25 38.23 4.66 49.1 3 1 0
T20s 55 51 876 1028 38 3/15 3/15 27.05 7.04 23.0 0 0 0
Career statistics
Test debut West Indies v Zimbabwe at Roseau, Mar 20-22, 2013 scorecard
Last Test Bangladesh v Zimbabwe at Dhaka, Nov 11-15, 2018 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut South Africa v Zimbabwe at Johannesburg, Feb 25, 2005 scorecard
Last ODI Netherlands v Zimbabwe at Deventer, Jun 21, 2019 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut Bangladesh v Zimbabwe at Khulna, Nov 28, 2006 scorecard
Last T20I Netherlands v Zimbabwe at Rotterdam, Jun 23, 2019 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut Matabeleland v Mashonaland at Bulawayo, Oct 26-29, 2004 scorecard
Last First-class Bangladesh v Zimbabwe at Dhaka, Nov 11-15, 2018 scorecard
List A debut Midlands v Matabeleland at Kwekwe, Dec 3, 2003 scorecard
Last List A Netherlands v Zimbabwe at Deventer, Jun 21, 2019 scorecard
T20s debut Bangladesh v Zimbabwe at Khulna, Nov 28, 2006 scorecard
Last T20s Netherlands v Zimbabwe at Rotterdam, Jun 23, 2019 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
1/18, 9 Zimbabwe v Netherlands Rotterdam 23 Jun 2019 T20I # 808
2, 4/43 Zimbabwe v Netherlands Deventer 21 Jun 2019 ODI # 4167
16, 2/38 Zimbabwe v Netherlands Deventer 19 Jun 2019 ODI # 4164
2/27, 20 Zimbabwe v U.A.E. Harare 16 Apr 2019 ODI # 4124
109*, 0/34 Zimbabwe v U.A.E. Harare 14 Apr 2019 ODI # 4123
0/24, 17 Zimbabwe v U.A.E. Harare 12 Apr 2019 ODI # 4122
0/3, 5* Zimbabwe v U.A.E. Harare 10 Apr 2019 ODI # 4121
0 Tuskers v Mountaineers Harare 17 Mar 2019 T20
25, 1/24 Tuskers v Rhinos Harare 15 Mar 2019 T20
41, 2/12 Tuskers v Mountaineers Harare 14 Mar 2019 T20
Profile

Sean Williams is a bold, dynamic left-hand batsman, and one of the most striking features about his batting is his proficiency at the reverse-sweep. That shot has occupied a proud position in the repertoire of some of Zimbabwe's finest batsmen: legend has it that Dave Houghton brought up both his hundred and his double with reverse-sweeps in the course of his 266 against Sri Lanka, and Andy Flower used the stroke in an almost profligate manner in many of his memorable innings. Williams is as adept at the stroke as either of these two elder statesmen of Zimbabwean cricket, which he proved during the course of his maiden Test century against New Zealand in Bulawayo in July 2016. Equally astounding was his resolve to overcome sickness and high fever to battle on for over three hours during the course of that knock, in a game in which Zimbabwe were floundering.

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Nov 15, 2018

Sean Williams is cut in half, Bangladesh v Zimbabwe, 2nd Test, Mirpur, 5th day, November 15, 2018

Sean Williams is cut in half

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Nov 15, 2018

Sean Williams was bowled by a peach from Mustafizur Rahman, Bangladesh v Zimbabwe, 2nd Test, Mirpur, 5th day, November 15, 2018

Sean Williams was bowled by a peach from Mustafizur Rahman

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Nov 5, 2018

Sean Williams is clean bowled, Bangladesh v Zimbabwe, 1st Test, Sylhet, 3rd day, November 5, 2018

Sean Williams is clean bowled

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