Ben Cox      

Full name Oliver Benjamin Cox

Born February 2, 1992, Wordsley, Stourbridge, Worcestershire

Current age 25 years 198 days

Major teams Worcestershire, Worcestershire 2nd XI

Batting style Right-hand bat

Fielding position Wicketkeeper

Oliver Benjamin Cox
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
First-class 85 138 21 3379 124 28.88 5458 61.90 3 19 476 32 220 12
List A 57 42 5 737 82 19.91 783 94.12 0 1 69 14 51 8
T20s Insights on t20 71 61 27 970 59* 28.52 746 130.02 0 2 103 21 26 19
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 85 - - - - - - - - - - - -
List A 57 - - - - - - - - - - - -
T20s Insights on t20 71 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Career statistics
First-class debut Somerset v Worcestershire at Taunton, Sep 16-19, 2009 scorecard
Last First-class Worcestershire v Sussex at Worcester, Aug 6-8, 2017 scorecard
List A debut Sussex v Worcestershire at Hove, Jul 19, 2010 scorecard
Last List A Worcestershire v Surrey at Worcester, Jun 17, 2017 scorecard
T20s debut Worcestershire v Northamptonshire at Worcester, Jun 25, 2010 scorecard
Last T20s Derbyshire v Worcestershire at Derby, Aug 18, 2017 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
0c/2s, 2 Worcs v Derbyshire Derby 18 Aug 2017 T20
19, 0c/0s Worcs v Lancashire Manchester 16 Aug 2017 T20
2c/0s, 17 Worcs v Notts Worcester 13 Aug 2017 T20
1c/1s, 34 Worcs v Durham Chester-le-Street 11 Aug 2017 T20
4c/0s, 0, 28, 0c/0s Worcs v Sussex Worcester 6 Aug 2017 FC
0c/0s, 10 Worcs v Northants Worcester 5 Aug 2017 T20
22, 0c/1s Worcs v Warwickshire Birmingham 4 Aug 2017 T20
1c/2s, 15 Worcs 2nd XI v Warwcks 2nd Worcester 3 Aug 2017 Other T20
0c/0s, 43 Worcs v Durham Worcester 30 Jul 2017 T20
2, 0c/0s Worcs v Northants Northampton 27 Jul 2017 T20
Profile

Ben Cox has developed into Worcestershire's Mr Reliable, according to his director of cricket Steve Rhodes, enough to win him a long-term contract until 2020. Regarded as one of the neatest keepers in county cricket, he has posted batting averages in the mid-30s in both 2015 and 2016. He needs to maintain such standards because Joe Clarke, his team-mate and one of the brightest batting stars in the country, is emphatic that although he is playing for Worcestershire as a specialist batsman he has not abandoned his commitment to the gloves.

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Jul 19, 2017

Ben Cox held Worcestershire's innings together, Worcestershire v Derbyshire, NatWest Blast, North Group, Worcester, July 19, 2017

Ben Cox held Worcestershire's innings together

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Jul 8, 2016

Ben Cox plundered 44 off 21 balls, Worcestershire v Lancashire, NatWest T20 Blast, North Group, New Road, July 8, 2016

Ben Cox plundered 44 off 21 balls

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Jun 22, 2016

Ben Cox top-scored with 40, Derbyshire v Worcestershire, County Championship, Division Two, Derby, 3rd day, June 22, 2016

Ben Cox top-scored with 40

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