Ben Wright      

Full name Ben James Wright

Born December 5, 1987, Preston, Lancashire

Current age 28 years 171 days

Major teams England Under-19s, Glamorgan, Wales Minor Counties

Nickname Bej

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm medium-fast

Height 5 ft 9 in

Education Cowbridge Comprehensive

Ben James Wright
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
First-class 89 146 10 3684 172 27.08 7291 50.52 6 16 508 14 47 0
List A 73 66 12 1332 79 24.66 1763 75.55 0 7 101 14 16 0
Twenty20 66 51 15 645 63* 17.91 605 106.61 0 2 41 12 15 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 89 13 276 174 2 1/14 1/14 87.00 3.78 138.0 0 0 0
List A 73 7 132 126 1 1/19 1/19 126.00 5.72 132.0 0 0 0
Twenty20 66 2 24 22 1 1/16 1/16 22.00 5.50 24.0 0 0 0
Career statistics
First-class debut Glamorgan v Gloucestershire at Cardiff, Sep 20-23, 2006 scorecard
Last First-class Derbyshire v Glamorgan at Chesterfield, Jul 6-9, 2015 scorecard
List A debut Glamorgan v West Indies A at Ebbw Vale, Aug 9, 2006 scorecard
Last List A Surrey v Glamorgan at Guildford, Jul 27, 2014 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Warwickshire v Glamorgan at Birmingham, Jun 24, 2007 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Glamorgan v Gloucestershire at Cardiff, Jul 24, 2015 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
26, 72 Glam 2nd XI v Hants 2nd XI Southampton 29 Jul 2015 Other
26 Glam 2nd XI v Hants 2nd XI Southampton 28 Jul 2015 Other OD
- Glamorgan v Gloucs Cardiff 24 Jul 2015 T20
0 Glam 2nd XI v Glouc 2nd XI Cardiff 23 Jul 2015 Other OD
52 Glam 2nd XI v Glouc 2nd XI Griffithstown 20 Jul 2015 Other
20 Glamorgan v Kent Tunbridge Wells 17 Jul 2015 T20
48, 66 Glam 2nd XI v Sussx 2nd XI Fulking 14 Jul 2015 Other
62 Glam 2nd XI v Sussx 2nd XI Fulking 13 Jul 2015 Other OD
63* Glamorgan v Sussex Hove 10 Jul 2015 T20
0 Glamorgan v Derbyshire Chesterfield 6 Jul 2015 FC
Profile

Ben Wright forged a steady, if unspectacular, career as a middle-order batsman after making 72 on his Glamorgan debut in 2006. He retired at the end of the 2015 season with a first-class average the wrong side of 30 after 79 first-class matches.

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Sep 7, 2013

Ben Wright cracked 47 off 28 balls, Hampshire v Glamorgan, YB40 semi-final, Ageas Bowl, September 7, 2013

Ben Wright cracked 47 off 28 balls

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Apr 10, 2013

David Willey celebrates taking the wicket of Ben Wright, Glamorgan v Northamptonshire, County Championship, Division Two, Cardiff, 1st day, April 10, 2013

David Willey celebrates taking the wicket of Ben Wright

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Apr 15, 2010

Ben Wright drags into his stumps as he tries to leave, Middlesex v Glamorgan, County Championship, Division Two, Lord's, April 15, 2010

Ben Wright drags into his stumps as he tries to leave

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Notes

NBC Denis Compton Award 2006

Country Fixtures Country Results
Derbyshire v Kent at Derby - May 22-25
Derbyshire 492 Kent 79/1 (38 ov)
Glamorgan v Essex at Cardiff - May 22-25
Glamorgan 260 Essex 300/9 (112 ov)
Gloucs v Northants at Bristol - May 22-25
Northants 176 Gloucs 240/4 (80.5 ov)
Hampshire v Notts at Southampton - May 22-25
Hampshire 270 Notts 99/5 (46 ov)
Lancashire v Surrey at Manchester - May 22-25
Surrey 191 Lancashire 342/9 (108 ov)
Leics v Worcs at Leicester - May 22-25
Leics 316 Worcs 249/8 (70 ov)
Middlesex v Somerset at Lord's - May 22-25
Somerset 376 Middlesex 139/0 (43 ov)
Warwickshire v Durham at Birmingham - May 22-25
Warwickshire 313 & 15/2 (4 ov) Durham 190
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