Robbie Williams (cricketer)

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Robbie Williams
Personal information
Full name Robert Edward Morgan Williams
Born (1987-01-19) 19 January 1987 (age 27)
Pembury, Kent, England
Height 6 ft 0 in (1.83 m)
Batting style Right-handed
Bowling style Right-arm medium-fast
Domestic team information
Years Team
2005 – 2012 Middlesex
2013 – Leicestershire (squad no. 13)
Career statistics
Competition FC LA T20
Matches 15 15 5
Runs scored 160 11 0
Batting average 10.66 11.00 0.00
100s/50s –/– 0/0 –/–
Top score 31 5
Balls bowled 2,112 552 84
Wickets 33 8 1
Bowling average 38.66 80.12 129.00
5 wickets in innings 2 0
10 wickets in match
Best bowling 5/70 3/34 1/32
Catches/stumpings 5/– 2/– 0/–
Source: Cricinfo, 27 September 2013

Robert Edward Morgan Williams (born 19 January 1987, Pembury, Kent)[1] is an English cricketer.

Robbie Williams made his first-class debut for Durham University Centre of Cricketing Excellence in three matches during 2007 as a six foot right-arm medium-fast bowler,[1] before impressing for the Middlesex second XI. He made his List A and County Championship debuts for Middlesex in September 2007. Opening the bowling with Steven Finn versus Essex, he achieved the distinction of taking five wickets in his first innings in county cricket.[2] He dismissed Tom Westley, Tim Phillips, Essex captain Mark Pettini, Graham Napier and centurion Grant Flower. His figures were 28.4-4-112-5.

Williams signed for Leicestershire on a one year deal at the end of the 2012 domestic season, after being released by Middlesex.[3]

Career Best Performances[edit]

as of 27 September 2013

Batting Bowling
Score Fixture Venue Season Score Fixture Venue Season
FC 31 Durham UCCE v Lancashire Durham 2009 5-70 Durham UCCE v Lancashire Durham 2007
LA 5 Leicestershire Foxes v Gloucestershire Gladiators Bristol 2013 3-34 Leicestershire Foxes v Gloucestershire Gladiators Leicester 2013
T20 0 1-32 Leicestershire Foxes v Derbyshire Falcons Leicester 2013

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