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Ben Brown      

Full name Ben Christopher Brown

Born November 23, 1988, Crawley, Sussex

Current age 27 years 245 days

Major teams England Under-19s, Sussex, Sussex 2nd XI

Batting style Right-hand bat

Fielding position Wicketkeeper

Relation Cousin - JM Butler

Ben Christopher Brown
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
First-class 95 146 23 4512 163 36.68 7526 59.95 11 22 567 14 243 15
List A 52 39 10 647 60 22.31 718 90.11 0 3 44 9 48 10
Twenty20 60 51 7 612 68 13.90 559 109.48 0 1 41 16 23 7
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 95 2 72 45 0 - - - 3.75 - 0 0 0
List A 52 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Twenty20 60 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Career statistics
First-class debut Sussex v Sri Lanka A at Hove, Jul 19-21, 2007 scorecard
Last First-class Kent v Sussex at Tunbridge Wells, Jul 17-20, 2016 scorecard
List A debut Sussex v Nottinghamshire at Hove, Sep 16, 2007 scorecard
Last List A Gloucestershire v Sussex at Cheltenham, Jul 24, 2016 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Sussex v Kent at Hove, Jun 27, 2008 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Sussex v Gloucestershire at Arundel, Jun 26, 2016 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
2c/0s, 39 Sussex v Gloucs Cheltenham 24 Jul 2016 LA
0c/0s, 5, 25* Sussex v Kent Tunbridge Wells 17 Jul 2016 FC
1c/0s, 3 Sussx 2nd XI v Middx 2nd XI Fulking 15 Jul 2016 Other OD
2c/0s, 0, 0c/0s Sussex v Pakistanis Hove 8 Jul 2016 FC
2c/0s, 159*, 1c/0s Sussex v Glamorgan Hove 2 Jul 2016 FC
0c/0s, 5 Sussex v Gloucs Arundel 26 Jun 2016 T20
4, 2c/0s Sussex v Northants Arundel 22 Jun 2016 FC
- Sussex v Middlesex Lord's 16 Jun 2016 T20
10, 1c/0s Sussex v Surrey Guildford 14 Jun 2016 LA
31*, 2c/0s Sussex v Middlesex Hove 12 Jun 2016 LA
Profile

Ben Brown's reputation blossomed in 2015 when he gained a reputation as one of the best wicketkeeper-batsmen in the country. In the shake-up that followed Sussex's relegation from the Championship, he was also named as vice-captain and hailed by the county's new head coach Mark David as "a natural leader". His accession following the retirement of Matt Prior was complete.

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May 26, 2015

Ben Brown hit 53 in a tough chase, Sussex v Warwickshire, County Championship, Division One, Hove, 3rd day, May 26, 2015

Ben Brown hit 53 in a tough chase

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Apr 27, 2015

Ben Brown made a mess of the stumps, but Calum MacLeod survived, Durham v Sussex, County Championship, Division One, Chester-le-Street, 2nd day, April 27, 2015

Ben Brown made a mess of the stumps, but Calum MacLeod survived

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Apr 8, 2015

Ben Brown slashes square, Hove, April 8, 2015

Ben Brown slashes square

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Notes

NBC Denis Compton Award 2010

Country Fixtures Country Results
2nd Investec Test: England v Pakistan at Manchester - Jul 22-25
England won by 330 runs
Eng Lions v Sri Lanka A at Canterbury - Jul 25
Eng Lions won by 140 runs
1st Youth Test: England U19 v S Lanka U19 at Cambridge
Jul 26-29, 2016 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
North Group: Leics v Lancashire at Leicester
Jul 26, 2016 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
South Group: Somerset v Middlesex at Taunton
Jul 26, 2016 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
North Group: Warwickshire v Northants at Birmingham
Jul 26, 2016 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
South Group: Essex v Glamorgan at Chelmsford
Jul 26, 2016 (14:00 local | 13:00 GMT | 09:00 EDT | 08:00 CDT | 06:00 PDT)
South Group: Hampshire v Kent at Southampton
Jul 26, 2016 (14:00 local | 13:00 GMT | 09:00 EDT | 08:00 CDT | 06:00 PDT)
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