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Ben Duckett      

Full name Ben Matthew Duckett

Born October 17, 1994, Farnborough, Kent

Current age 20 years 317 days

Major teams England Under-19s, Northamptonshire, Northamptonshire 2nd XI, Northamptonshire Under-13s, Northamptonshire Under-14s, Northamptonshire Under-15s

Batting style Left-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm offbreak

Fielding position Wicketkeeper

Education Stowe School

Ben Matthew Duckett
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
First-class 28 46 3 1555 154 36.16 2414 64.41 5 9 213 8 25 2
List A 21 18 2 479 69 29.93 556 86.15 0 3 41 8 22 3
Twenty20 31 27 10 399 40* 23.47 332 120.18 0 0 37 7 16 1
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 28 - - - - - - - - - - - -
List A 21 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Twenty20 31 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Career statistics
First-class debut Northamptonshire v Leicestershire at Northampton, May 15-18, 2013 scorecard
Last First-class Northamptonshire v Leicestershire at Northampton, Aug 21-24, 2015 scorecard
List A debut Northamptonshire v Nottinghamshire at Northampton, May 5, 2013 scorecard
Last List A Yorkshire v Northamptonshire at Leeds, Aug 18, 2015 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Northamptonshire v Gloucestershire at Northampton, Jul 8, 2012 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Northamptonshire v Lancashire at Birmingham, Aug 29, 2015 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
1c/0s, 20 Northants v Lancashire Birmingham 29 Aug 2015 T20
1c/0s, 6 Northants v Warwickshire Birmingham 29 Aug 2015 T20
1, 5 Northants v Leics Northampton 21 Aug 2015 FC
- Northants v Yorkshire Leeds 18 Aug 2015 LA
4c/0s, 11 Northants v Gloucs Northampton 17 Aug 2015 LA
50 Northants v Australians Northampton 14 Aug 2015 FC
0c/0s, 5 Northants v Sussex Hove 12 Aug 2015 T20
145 Northants v Kent Canterbury 4 Aug 2015 FC
2c/0s, 61 Northants v Somerset Northampton 3 Aug 2015 LA
0, 3c/0s Northants v Worcs Worcester 2 Aug 2015 LA
Profile

Many England cricketers have passed through the Under-19 side, such is the level of age-group planning, but few can boast the Under-19 World Cup batting average achieved by Ben Duckett. He is one of two players - the England captain Alastair Cook being the other - to have averaged more than 60 in the tournament. He also collected man-of-the-match awards with 61 against India in the quarterfinal and a century as England beat Australia by one-wicket in the third-place play-off. Duckett, a wicketkeeper and left-handed batsman, and a product of Stowe School, is also making strides at Northants where he has been part of the youth set-up since 11 years old. He made his first team debut at 17 and soon made a maiden fifty against Leicestershire. He then received an unexpected summons to the Northants side as they won the Twenty20 trophy against Surrey at Edgbaston because of an injury sustained by Kyle Coetzer in the semifinal earlier in the day. A few months later, he was dropped by England Under-19s for failing a fitness test and admitted that "complacency" had crept in. His success in the World Cup was proof of his positive response. one."
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Aug 29, 2015

Ben Duckett sharply stumps Karl Brown, Northamptonshire v Lancashire, NatWest T20 Blast, Final, Edgbaston, August 29, 2015

Ben Duckett sharply stumps Karl Brown

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Aug 15, 2015

Ben Duckett struck a punchy half-century, Northamptonshire v Australians, Tour match, Northampton, 2nd day, August 15, 2015

Ben Duckett struck a punchy half-century

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Jul 8, 2014

Ben Duckett works to the leg side, Sussex v Nottinghamshire, County Championship, Division One, Hove, July 8, 2014

Ben Duckett works to the leg side

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Country Fixtures Country Results
3rd T20I: Eng Women v Aus Women at Cardiff
Aug 31, 2015 (10:30 local | 09:30 GMT | 05:30 EDT | 04:30 CDT | 02:30 PDT)
Division 3: Suffolk Wmn v Neth Women at Copdock
Aug 31, 2015
Only T20I: England v Australia at Cardiff
Aug 31, 2015 (15:00 local | 14:00 GMT | 10:00 EDT | 09:00 CDT | 07:00 PDT)
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