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Ben Cox      

Full name Oliver Benjamin Cox

Born February 2, 1992, Wordsley, Stourbridge, Worcestershire

Current age 25 years 142 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 82 133 20 3174 109 28.08 5145 61.69 2 19 444 30 210 12
List A 57 42 5 737 82 19.91 783 94.12 0 1 69 14 51 8
T20s Insights on t20 58 48 26 673 59* 30.59 491 137.06 0 1 74 17 22 12
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 82 - - - - - - - - - - - -
List A 57 - - - - - - - - - - - -
T20s Insights on t20 58 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Career statistics
First-class debut Somerset v Worcestershire at Taunton, Sep 16-19, 2009 scorecard
Last First-class Worcestershire v Kent at Worcester, Jun 19-22, 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, Jul 22, 2016 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
2c/0s, 19, 3c/0s, 2 Worcs v Kent Worcester 19 Jun 2017 FC
1c/0s, 13 Worcs v Surrey Worcester 17 Jun 2017 LA
93, 1c/0s, 3, 0c/0s Worcs v Glamorgan Worcester 9 Jun 2017 FC
0c/0s, 12, 3 Worcs v Sussex Hove 2 Jun 2017 FC
1c/0s, 24, 0c/1s Worcs v Northants Northampton 26 May 2017 FC
3c/0s, 27, 3c/0s Worcs v Derbyshire Derby 19 May 2017 FC
0c/0s, 11 Worcs v Derbyshire Derby 16 May 2017 LA
32, 1c/0s Worcs v Durham Worcester 14 May 2017 LA
1c/0s, 49 Worcs v Warwickshire Worcester 12 May 2017 LA
1c/0s, 24 Worcs v Lancashire Manchester 10 May 2017 LA
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 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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Jun 18, 2015

Ben Cox swung the penultimate ball for six to seal victory, Lancashire v Worcestershire, NatWest T20 Blast North Group, Old Trafford, June 18, 2015

Ben Cox swung the penultimate ball for six to seal victory

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Country Fixtures Country Results
Only unofficial Test: Eng Lions v Sth Africa A at Canterbury - Jun 21-24
Eng Lions 386 & 308/6d Sth Africa A 283 & 29/4 (10 ov, target 412)
ENG Women v IND Women at Derby
Jun 24, 2017 (10:30 local | 09:30 GMT | 05:30 EDT | 04:30 CDT | 02:30 PDT)
3rd T20I: England v South Africa at Cardiff
Jun 25, 2017 (14:30 local | 13:30 GMT | 09:30 EDT | 08:30 CDT | 06:30 PDT)
Durham v Worcs at Chester-le-Street
Jun 26-29, 2017 (14:00 local | 13:00 GMT | 09:00 EDT | 08:00 CDT | 06:00 PDT)
Essex v Middlesex at Chelmsford
Jun 26-29, 2017 (14:00 local | 13:00 GMT | 09:00 EDT | 08:00 CDT | 06:00 PDT)
Glamorgan v Derbyshire at Cardiff
Jun 26-29, 2017 (14:00 local | 13:00 GMT | 09:00 EDT | 08:00 CDT | 06:00 PDT)
Hampshire v Somerset at Southampton
Jun 26-29, 2017 (14:00 local | 13:00 GMT | 09:00 EDT | 08:00 CDT | 06:00 PDT)
Northants v Leics at Northampton
Jun 26-29, 2017 (14:00 local | 13:00 GMT | 09:00 EDT | 08:00 CDT | 06:00 PDT)
Notts v Kent at Nottingham
Jun 26-29, 2017 (14:00 local | 13:00 GMT | 09:00 EDT | 08:00 CDT | 06:00 PDT)
Sussex v Gloucs at Hove
Jun 26-29, 2017 (14:00 local | 13:00 GMT | 09:00 EDT | 08:00 CDT | 06:00 PDT)
Warwickshire v Lancashire at Birmingham
Jun 26-29, 2017 (14:00 local | 13:00 GMT | 09:00 EDT | 08:00 CDT | 06:00 PDT)
Yorkshire v Surrey at Leeds
Jun 26-29, 2017 (14:00 local | 13:00 GMT | 09:00 EDT | 08:00 CDT | 06:00 PDT)
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