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Ben Cox      

Full name Oliver Benjamin Cox

Born February 2, 1992, Wordsley, Stourbridge, Worcestershire

Current age 23 years 181 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 53 88 15 1854 109 25.39 3189 58.13 2 9 250 16 136 8
List A 37 26 5 346 39 16.47 357 96.91 0 0 30 8 32 5
Twenty20 44 36 18 439 46 24.38 341 128.73 0 0 46 11 15 12
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 53 - - - - - - - - - - - -
List A 37 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Twenty20 44 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Career statistics
First-class debut Somerset v Worcestershire at Taunton, Sep 16-19, 2009 scorecard
Last First-class Yorkshire v Worcestershire at Scarborough, Jul 19-22, 2015 scorecard
List A debut Sussex v Worcestershire at Hove, Jul 19, 2010 scorecard
Last List A Worcestershire v Northamptonshire at Worcester, Aug 2, 2015 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Worcestershire v Northamptonshire at Worcester, Jun 25, 2010 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Derbyshire v Worcestershire at Derby, Jul 17, 2015 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
4c/0s, 36 Worcs v Northants Worcester 2 Aug 2015 LA
0c/0s, 38 Worcs v Somerset Taunton 31 Jul 2015 LA
3c/1s, 6 Worcs v Yorkshire Worcester 30 Jul 2015 LA
1c/0s, 15, 4, 0c/0s Worcs v Yorkshire Scarborough 19 Jul 2015 FC
0c/0s, 6* Worcs v Derbyshire Derby 17 Jul 2015 T20
10, 1c/0s Worcs v Yorkshire Leeds 14 Jul 2015 T20
11*, 0c/1s Worcs v Warwickshire Worcester 10 Jul 2015 T20
23, 1c/0s, 3c/0s Worcs v Hampshire Worcester 6 Jul 2015 FC
0c/0s, 10* Worcs v Durham Worcester 5 Jul 2015 T20
11, 0c/0s Worcs v Notts Nottingham 3 Jul 2015 T20
Profile

Ben Cox made headlines in 2009 after he was plucked out of his A-level classes at Bromsgrove School to make his first-class debut aged 17. He signed a four-year deal at Worcestershire in 2009 and became the first-choice wicketkeeper half-way through the 2010 season. But he made only one half-century and after struggling in the first four matches of the 2011 season, it became apparent that Cox's promotion had come too soon and he was replaced by another Ben - Scott, who came initially on loan from Middlesex.

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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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May 4, 2015

Ben Cox steered Worcestershire into the lead, Worcestershire v Somerset, County Championship Division One, New Road, 2nd day, May 4, 2015

Ben Cox steered Worcestershire into the lead

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May 20, 2014

Ben Cox completes the stumping of Jaik Mickleburgh, Worcestershire v Essex, County Championship, Division Two, 3rd day, May 20, 2014

Ben Cox completes the stumping of Jaik Mickleburgh

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Country Fixtures Country Results
Group A: Durham v Yorkshire at Chester-le-Street - Aug 2
Yorkshire won by 32 runs (D/L method)
Group B: Essex v Notts at Chelmsford - Aug 2
Notts won by 7 wickets (with 8 balls remaining)
Group A: Gloucs v Somerset at Bristol - Aug 2
Gloucs won by 3 wickets (with 2 balls remaining)
Group B: Kent v Sussex at Canterbury - Aug 2
Kent won by 8 wickets (with 115 balls remaining)
Group B: Lancashire v Warwickshire at Manchester - Aug 2
Warwickshire won by 3 wickets (with 1 ball remaining)
Group A: Surrey v Derbyshire at Guildford - Aug 2
Surrey won by 77 runs
Group A: Worcs v Northants at Worcester - Aug 2
Northants won by 21 runs
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