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Richard Jones      

Full name Richard Alan Jones

Born November 6, 1986, Stourbridge

Current age 28 years 44 days

Major teams England Under-19s, Leicestershire, Loughborough MCCU, Matabeleland Tuskers, Warwickshire, Worcestershire, Worcestershire 2nd XI

Nickname Jonah

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm medium-fast

Height 6 ft 2 in

Education King Edward VI College, Stourbridge

Richard Alan Jones
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
First-class 49 75 13 720 62 11.61 1768 40.72 0 2 81 12 18 0
List A 12 6 3 23 11* 7.66 33 69.69 0 0 2 0 2 0
Twenty20 7 2 1 14 9 14.00 18 77.77 0 0 1 0 7 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 49 80 6626 4534 146 7/115 8/105 31.05 4.10 45.3 7 5 0
List A 12 12 405 469 4 1/25 1/25 117.25 6.94 101.2 0 0 0
Twenty20 7 7 90 153 7 5/34 5/34 21.85 10.20 12.8 0 1 0
Career statistics
First-class debut Worcestershire v Loughborough UCCE at Worcester, Apr 25-27, 2007 scorecard
Last First-class Somerset v Warwickshire at Taunton, Aug 15-18, 2014 scorecard
List A debut Worcestershire v Hampshire at Worcester, May 11, 2008 scorecard
Last List A Nottinghamshire v Warwickshire at Nottingham, Aug 20, 2014 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Nottinghamshire v Worcestershire at Nottingham, Jun 13, 2010 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Lancashire v Leicestershire at Manchester, Jun 13, 2014 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
0*, 1/59 Warwickshire v Notts Nottingham 20 Aug 2014 LA
35, 4/81, 2, 0/28 Warwickshire v Somerset Taunton 15 Aug 2014 FC
0/30 Warwickshire v Glamorgan Swansea 14 Aug 2014 LA
0/40 Warwcks 2nd v Derby 2nd XI Derby 12 Aug 2014 Other
1*, 3/58 Warwcks 2nd v Derby 2nd XI Derby 11 Aug 2014 Other OD
2/36, 3, 0/57, 6 Leics v Worcs Leicester 15 Jun 2014 FC
5/34 Leics v Lancashire Manchester 13 Jun 2014 T20
21, 2/69 Warwcks 2nd v Durham 2nd Coventry 10 Jun 2014 Other
0/48 Warwcks 2nd v Yorks 2nd XI Stamford Bridge 2 Jun 2014 Other
0*, 2/36 Warwcks 2nd v Glouc 2nd XI Cheltenham 19 May 2014 Other T20
Profile

Richard Jones has been 'promising' for longer than the duration of many careers. Blessed with sharp pace and an ability to swing the ball - new or old - he has an excellent strike-rate and the potential to be a match-turning performer. But an inability to develop the requisite consistency - his career economy-rate is more than four an over - has sometimes left coaches nervous about picking him in fear that the runs he leak might outweigh the wickets he takes.

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Jun 13, 2014

Leicestershire's loan signing Richard Jones was in the wickets, Lancashire v Leicestershire, NatWest T20 Blast, Northern Division, Old Trafford, June 13, 2014

Leicestershire's loan signing Richard Jones was in the wickets

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May 6, 2014

Richard Jones took five wickets on his first appearance for Warwickshire in the Championship, Warwickshire v Middlesex, County Championship, Division One, Edgbaston, 3rd day, May 6, 2014

Richard Jones took five wickets on his first appearance for Warwickshire in the Championship

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May 11, 2012

Richard Jones celebrates after dismissing Mark Ramprakash for a pair, Worcestershire v Surrey, County Championship, Division One, 3rd day, New Road, May 11, 2012

Richard Jones celebrates after dismissing Mark Ramprakash for a pair

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Tournament Results
Somerset v Surrey at Lord's - Sep 17, 2011
Surrey won by 5 wickets (with 15 balls remaining) (D/L method)
Somerset v Durham at Taunton - Sep 4, 2011
Somerset won by 39 runs (D/L method)
Surrey v Sussex at The Oval - Sep 4, 2011
Surrey won by 71 runs
Hampshire v Scotland at Southampton - Aug 29, 2011
Hampshire won by 115 runs
Kent v Derbyshire at Canterbury - Aug 29, 2011
Derbyshire won by 3 wickets (with 3 balls remaining)
Middlesex v Sussex at Lord's - Aug 29, 2011
Middlesex won by 7 wickets (with 17 balls remaining)
Notts v Lancashire at Nottingham - Aug 29, 2011
Lancashire won by 2 runs
Somerset v Essex at Taunton - Aug 29, 2011
Somerset won by 40 runs
Surrey v Durham at The Oval - Aug 29, 2011
Durham won by 36 runs
Unicorns v Glamorgan at Wormsley - Aug 29, 2011
Unicorns won by 8 runs
Warwickshire v Northants at Birmingham - Aug 29, 2011
Northants won by 5 wickets (with 52 balls remaining)
Yorkshire v Worcs at Leeds - Aug 29, 2011
Yorkshire won by 6 wickets (with 11 balls remaining)
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