Joe Denly      

Full name Joseph Liam Denly

Born March 16, 1986, Canterbury, Kent

Current age 32 years 217 days

Major teams England, Brothers Union, England Lions, England Performance Programme, England Under-19s, Karachi Kings, Kent, Kent 2nd XI, Marylebone Cricket Club, Middlesex, Sydney Sixers

Nickname No Pants

Playing role Opening batsman

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Legbreak

Height 6 ft 0 in

Education Chaucer Technology College

Joseph Liam Denly
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
ODIs Insights on odi 9 9 0 268 67 29.77 409 65.52 0 2 31 1 5 0
T20Is Insights on t20i 5 5 0 20 14 4.00 29 68.96 0 0 2 0 1 0
First-class 189 325 23 10986 227 36.37 19485 56.38 27 54 78 0
List A 151 145 16 4668 150* 36.18 6091 76.63 8 23 52 0
T20s Insights on t20 191 185 15 4844 127 28.49 3938 123.00 4 29 511 138 76 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
ODIs Insights on odi 9 - - - - - - - - - - - -
T20Is Insights on t20i 5 1 6 9 1 1/9 1/9 9.00 9.00 6.0 0 0 0
First-class 189 4262 2295 62 4/36 6/114 37.01 3.23 68.7 1 0 0
List A 151 1304 1098 46 4/35 4/35 23.86 5.05 28.3 3 0 0
T20s Insights on t20 191 25 373 492 24 3/25 3/25 20.50 7.91 15.5 0 0 0
Career statistics
ODI debut Ireland v England at Belfast, Aug 27, 2009 scorecard
Last ODI Australia v England at Centurion, Oct 2, 2009 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut England v Australia at Manchester, Aug 30, 2009 scorecard
Last T20I England v Pakistan at Dubai (DSC), Feb 20, 2010 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut Oxford UCCE v Kent at Oxford, Apr 28-30, 2004 scorecard
Last First-class Warwickshire v Kent at Birmingham, Sep 24-26, 2018 scorecard
List A debut Kent v Sri Lanka A at Canterbury, Jul 14, 2004 scorecard
Last List A Hampshire v Kent at Lord's, Jun 30, 2018 scorecard
T20s debut Kent v Middlesex at Maidstone, Jul 2, 2004 scorecard
Last T20s Kent v Lancashire at Canterbury, Aug 23, 2018 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
30, 3/48, 0 Kent v Warwickshire Birmingham 24 Sep 2018 FC
1/11, 30, 1/1 Kent v Glamorgan Canterbury 18 Sep 2018 FC
1/5, 9, 10 Kent v Middlesex Lord's 10 Sep 2018 FC
14, 81, 2/7 Kent v Northants Canterbury 4 Sep 2018 FC
106, 1/85, 4/36, 4 Kent v Derbyshire Derby 29 Aug 2018 FC
13, 1/30 Kent v Lancashire Canterbury 23 Aug 2018 T20
1/15, 62, 2/10 Kent v Leics Leicester 19 Aug 2018 FC
2/33, 45 Kent v Essex Chelmsford 17 Aug 2018 T20
26, 1/31 Kent v Somerset Canterbury 16 Aug 2018 T20
3/25, 4 Kent v Middlesex Beckenham 12 Aug 2018 T20
Profile

As Joe Denly himself remarked upon winning a recall for England's Test tour of Sri Lanka in 2018, "I went missing for a few years." Beyond his 30th birthday, his county career seemed to be slowly and respectably fading away. But that England call, legitimised by his peers as he won the PCA Players' Player of the Year award as well as topping the Most Valuable Player rankings, marked a wonderful renaissance.

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Oct 4, 2018

Sophie Ecclestone, Joe Denly and Ollie Pope pose with their PCA awards, London, October 4, 2018

Sophie Ecclestone, Joe Denly and Ollie Pope pose with their PCA awards

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Sep 18, 2018

Joe Denly has developed his legspin as a handy bowling option, Kent v Glamorgan, Specsavers Championship, Division Two, Canterbury, September 18, 2018

Joe Denly has developed his legspin as a handy bowling option

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Sep 11, 2018

Darren Stevens celebrates with Joe Denly and Zak Crawley, Middlesex v Kent, County Championship, Division Two, Lord's, September 11, 2018

Darren Stevens celebrates with Joe Denly and Zak Crawley

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Notes

NBC Denis Compton Award 2004

NBC Denis Compton Award 2005

NBC Denis Compton Award 2006

NBC Denis Compton Award 2007

NBC Denis Compton Award 2008

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