Mark Hardinges

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Mark Hardinges
Personal information
Full name Mark Andrew Hardinges
Born (1978-02-05) 5 February 1978 (age 36)
Gloucester, England
Batting style Right-hand batsman
Bowling style Right-arm medium pace
Role All-rounder
Domestic team information
Years Team
2010 Unicorns
2009 Essex
1999–2008 Gloucestershire
First-class debut 17 August 1999 Gloucestershire v Northamptonshire
Last First-class 22 July 2008 Gloucestershire v Essex
List A debut 19 July 1999
Gloucestershire v Sri Lanka A
Last List A 30 August 2008 Gloucestershire v Worcestershire
Career statistics
Competition FC List A Twenty20
Matches 50 85 45
Runs scored 1,778 1,318 543
Batting average 26.53 21.96 21.72
100s/50s 4/6 1/7 0/2
Top score 172 111* 94*
Balls bowled 6,396 2,996 671
Wickets 95 77 35
Bowling average 40.53 35.63 27.17
5 wickets in innings 1 0 0
10 wickets in match 0 n/a n/a
Best bowling 5/51 4/19 4/30
Catches/stumpings 26/– 32/– 10/–
Source: CricketArchive, 20 June 2010

Mark Andrew Hardinges (born 5 February 1978 in Gloucester) is an English cricketer. He is a right-handed batsman and a right-arm medium-pace bowler.

Having made his debut in 1999, Hardinges made important contributions for Gloucestershire and went to Western Australia in an effort to improve his cricket. He played in the 2001 Benson & Hedges Cup final taking one wicket. He was a regular player for his home county until 2008 when he joined Essex for whom he played Twenty20 cricket in 2009.

In 2010, Hardinges was selected as one of 21 players to form the first Unicorns squad to take part in the Clydesdale Bank 40 domestic one day competition against the regular first-class counties. The Unicorns were made up of 15 former county cricket professionals and 6 young cricketers looking to make it in the professional game.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Cricinfo staff, Unicorns name squad for Clydesdale Bank 40, 13 April 2010, Cricinfo. Retrieved on 2 May 2010.

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