Ben Cotton      

Full name Benjamin David Cotton

Born September 13, 1993, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire

Current age 21 years 72 days

Major teams Derbyshire, Derbyshire 2nd XI, Staffordshire, Staffordshire Under-13s, Staffordshire Under-14s, Staffordshire Under-15s, Staffordshire Under-17s

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm medium-fast

Education Clayton Hall Business and Language College, Newcastle under Lyme; Stoke-on-Trent Sixth Form College

Benjamin David Cotton
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
First-class 2 2 0 36 21 18.00 58 62.06 0 0 6 1 0 0
List A 4 2 1 28 18* 28.00 33 84.84 0 0 3 1 0 0
Twenty20 2 - - - - - - - - - - - 0 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 2 4 235 111 8 4/20 5/33 13.87 2.83 29.3 1 0 0
List A 4 4 183 186 4 2/42 2/42 46.50 6.09 45.7 0 0 0
Twenty20 2 2 48 105 2 1/49 1/49 52.50 13.12 24.0 0 0 0
Career statistics
First-class debut Surrey v Derbyshire at The Oval, Sep 15-17, 2014 scorecard
Last First-class Derbyshire v Leicestershire at Derby, Sep 23-25, 2014 scorecard
List A debut Northamptonshire v Derbyshire at Northampton, Aug 11, 2014 scorecard
Last List A Nottinghamshire v Derbyshire at Nottingham, Aug 26, 2014 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Lancashire v Derbyshire at Manchester, Jul 18, 2014 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Worcestershire v Derbyshire at Worcester, Jul 25, 2014 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
21, 4/20, 1/13 Derbyshire v Leics Derby 23 Sep 2014 FC
1/32, 15, 2/46 Derbyshire v Surrey The Oval 15 Sep 2014 FC
1/66, 10 Derbyshire v Notts Nottingham 26 Aug 2014 LA
1/39 Derbyshire v Gloucs Derby 21 Aug 2014 LA
18*, 0/39 Derbyshire v Yorkshire Scarborough 13 Aug 2014 LA
2/42 Derbyshire v Northants Northampton 11 Aug 2014 LA
2/49, 15, 2/17 Staffs v Bedfordshire Stoke-on-Trent 3 Aug 2014 Other
1/56 Derbyshire v Worcs Worcester 25 Jul 2014 T20
4/45, 22, 0/7 Derby 2nd XI v Lancs 2nd XI Liverpool 22 Jul 2014 Other
3/56, 3 Derby 2nd XI v Lancs 2nd XI Neston 21 Jul 2014 Other OD
Profile

Ben Cotton collected some impressive scalps in his first season in Derbyshire colours. On his first-team debut in a NatWest T20 Blast fixture against Lancashire at Old Trafford, he claimed the wicket of Jos Buttler. More international scalps followed against the Indian tourists in Derby as he accounted for Shikhar Dhawan and Virat Kohli. To complete a promising first season, he also featured in Derbyshire's first quarter-final in nine years in the Royal London One-Day Cup and made a Championship debut against Surrey at The Oval.

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Jul 2, 2014

Ben Cotton enjoyed removing Virat Kohli, Derbyshire v Indians, tour match, Derby, 2nd day, July 2, 2014

Ben Cotton enjoyed removing Virat Kohli

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Tour Results
M.C.C. v ROW XI at Lord's - Jul 5, 2014
M.C.C. won by 7 wickets (with 25 balls remaining)
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