|Full name||Neil John Dexter|
21 August 1984 |
Johannesburg, South Africa
|Height||6 ft 0 in (1.83 m)|
|Bowling style||Right arm medium|
|Domestic team information|
|2006 – 2008||Kent (squad no. 21)|
|2008 – present||Middlesex (squad no. 4)|
|First-class debut||16 August 2005 Kent v Bangladesh A|
|List A debut||18 September 2005 Kent v Sussex|
|Source: Cricinfo, 13 February 2012|
He is a right-handed batsman and a right-arm medium bowler. He made his debut for Kent against Nottinghamshire at Canterbury, hitting an unbeaten 79 in his first innings. He then dismissed David Hussey with the first ball in the Notts second innings, although it was declaration bowling to try to force a result, having had no luck in 10 1st innings overs.
Having played two games in the Championship and two games in the totesport League he was contracted for 2006 and found particular success in the Twenty20 Cup competition opening the batting with Darren Stevens. He was loaned to Essex County Cricket Club for a month and made his debut against Middlesex County Cricket Club in the Twenty20 Cup on 12 June 2008. Dexter top scored with 47, as the team went down to a defeat. It was announced on 16 September 2008 that Dexter was to leave Kent at the end of the 2008 season to join Middlesex. He played for Middlesex in the Stanford Super Series.
He captained Middlesex between 2010 and 2013.
|Middlesex County cricket captain
Chris Rogers and Eoin Morgan