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Gary Ballance      

Full name Gary Simon Ballance

Born November 22, 1989, Zimbabwe

Current age 24 years 244 days

Major teams England, Derbyshire, Derbyshire 2nd XI, England Lions, Mid West Rhinos, Yorkshire, Zimbabwe Under-19s

Nickname Gazza

Batting style Left-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm slow

Education Peterhouse, Zimbabwe; Harrow School

Gary Simon Ballance
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests 5 9 1 434 110 54.25 893 48.60 2 2 53 1 4 0
ODIs 11 10 1 254 79 28.22 353 71.95 0 2 17 1 7 0
First-class 77 119 15 5692 210 54.73 10746 52.96 23 25 689 46 72 0
List A 67 63 11 2723 139 52.36 3022 90.10 6 16 240 60 31 0
Twenty20 57 52 8 1170 68 26.59 971 120.49 0 5 83 50 30 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 5 1 6 0 0 - - - 0.00 - 0 0 0
ODIs 11 - - - - - - - - - - - -
First-class 77 7 150 138 0 - - - 5.52 - 0 0 0
List A 67 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Twenty20 57 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Career statistics
Test debut Australia v England at Sydney, Jan 3-5, 2014 scorecard
Last Test England v India at Lord's, Jul 17-21, 2014 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut Ireland v England at Dublin, Sep 3, 2013 scorecard
Last ODI England v Sri Lanka at Birmingham, Jun 3, 2014 scorecard
ODI statistics
First-class debut Kent v Yorkshire at Canterbury, Jul 11-14, 2008 scorecard
Last First-class England v India at Lord's, Jul 17-21, 2014 scorecard
List A debut Derbyshire v West Indies A at Derby, Aug 6, 2006 scorecard
Last List A England v Sri Lanka at Birmingham, Jun 3, 2014 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Yorkshire v Warwickshire at Leeds, Jul 4, 2010 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Yorkshire v Northamptonshire at Leeds, May 16, 2014 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
110, 27 England v India Lord's 17 Jul 2014 Test # 2130
71, 0/0 England v India Nottingham 9 Jul 2014 Test # 2128
74, 0 England v Sri Lanka Leeds 20 Jun 2014 Test # 2126
23, 104* England v Sri Lanka Lord's 12 Jun 2014 Test # 2124
10 England v Sri Lanka Birmingham 3 Jun 2014 ODI # 3496
42 England v Sri Lanka Lord's 31 May 2014 ODI # 3495
- England v Sri Lanka Manchester 28 May 2014 ODI # 3494
5 England v Sri Lanka Chester-le-Street 25 May 2014 ODI # 3493
64 England v Sri Lanka The Oval 22 May 2014 ODI # 3492
12 Yorkshire v Northants Leeds 16 May 2014 T20
Profile

Gary Ballance's reputation flowered during a run-rich 2013 season after which he was selected for England's tour of Australia. He made his Test debut in Sydney at the end of England's 5-0 whitewash and followed up an ODI debut in Dublin the previous summer with further limited-overs forays against Australia.

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Jul 18, 2014

Gary Ballance celebrates his century, England v India, 2nd Investec Test, Lord's, 2nd day, July 18, 2014

Gary Ballance celebrates his century

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Jul 18, 2014

Gary Ballance defends off the front foot, England v India, 2nd Investec Test, Lord's, 2nd day, July 18, 2014

Gary Ballance defends off the front foot

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Jul 18, 2014

A rare adventurous shot from Gary Ballance early in his innings, England v India, 2nd Investec Test, Lord's, 2nd day, July 18, 2014

A rare adventurous shot from Gary Ballance early in his innings

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Country Fixtures Country Results
Sussex v Warwickshire at Horsham - Jul 21-24
Sussex won by 226 runs
South Division: Middlesex v Surrey at Lord's
Jul 24, 2014 (18:15 local | 17:15 GMT | 13:15 EDT | 12:15 CDT | 10:15 PDT)
North Division: Lancashire v Durham at Manchester
Jul 24, 2014 (18:30 local | 17:30 GMT | 13:30 EDT | 12:30 CDT | 10:30 PDT)
North Division: Durham v Northants at Chester-le-Street
Jul 25, 2014 (17:30 local | 16:30 GMT | 12:30 EDT | 11:30 CDT | 09:30 PDT)
South Division: Essex v Sussex at Chelmsford
Jul 25, 2014 (17:30 local | 16:30 GMT | 12:30 EDT | 11:30 CDT | 09:30 PDT)
South Division: Glamorgan v Gloucs at Cardiff
Jul 25, 2014 (17:30 local | 16:30 GMT | 12:30 EDT | 11:30 CDT | 09:30 PDT)
South Division: Kent v Surrey at Canterbury
Jul 25, 2014 (17:30 local | 16:30 GMT | 12:30 EDT | 11:30 CDT | 09:30 PDT)
South Division: Somerset v Middlesex at Taunton
Jul 25, 2014 (17:30 local | 16:30 GMT | 12:30 EDT | 11:30 CDT | 09:30 PDT)
North Division: Warwickshire v Leics at Birmingham
Jul 25, 2014 (17:30 local | 16:30 GMT | 12:30 EDT | 11:30 CDT | 09:30 PDT)
North Division: Worcs v Derbyshire at Worcester
Jul 25, 2014 (17:30 local | 16:30 GMT | 12:30 EDT | 11:30 CDT | 09:30 PDT)
North Division: Yorkshire v Notts at Leeds
Jul 25, 2014 (17:30 local | 16:30 GMT | 12:30 EDT | 11:30 CDT | 09:30 PDT)
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