Benny Howell      

Full name Benny Alexander Cameron Howell

Born October 5, 1988, Bordeaux, France

Current age 30 years 16 days

Major teams Gloucestershire, Gloucestershire 2nd XI, Hampshire, Hampshire 2nd XI, Khulna Titans, Unicorns

Nickname Trowell, Growler

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm medium-fast

Benny Alexander Cameron Howell
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
First-class 76 121 13 3009 163 27.86 5482 54.88 2 16 356 42 40 0
List A 76 62 13 1789 122 36.51 1997 89.58 1 11 121 46 24 0
T20s Insights on t20 101 83 24 1309 57 22.18 1093 119.76 0 3 95 37 39 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 76 92 5871 2960 89 5/57 8/96 33.25 3.02 65.9 2 1 0
List A 76 60 2673 2267 64 3/37 3/37 35.42 5.08 41.7 0 0 0
T20s Insights on t20 101 83 1781 2086 109 4/26 4/26 19.13 7.02 16.3 2 0 0
Career statistics
First-class debut Hampshire v Lancashire at Southampton, May 24-26, 2011 scorecard
Last First-class Derbyshire v Gloucestershire at Derby, Sep 24-26, 2018 scorecard
List A debut Hampshire v Leicestershire at Southampton, Aug 17, 2010 scorecard
Last List A Gloucestershire v Middlesex at Bristol, Jun 6, 2018 scorecard
T20s debut Canada v Hampshire at North Sound, Jan 11, 2011 scorecard
Last T20s Worcestershire v Gloucestershire at Worcester, Aug 25, 2018 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
4, 1/12, 58 Gloucs v Derbyshire Derby 24 Sep 2018 FC
11, 1/23 Gloucs v Northants Bristol 18 Sep 2018 FC
43 Gloucs v Glamorgan Cardiff 10 Sep 2018 FC
17, 1, 0/12 Gloucs v Middlesex Bristol 4 Sep 2018 FC
0, 56 Gloucs v Leics Bristol 29 Aug 2018 FC
2, 2/22 Gloucs v Worcs Worcester 25 Aug 2018 T20
26, 32 Gloucs v Warwickshire Birmingham 19 Aug 2018 FC
26, 1/28 Gloucs v Hampshire Southampton 17 Aug 2018 T20
6, 3/37 Gloucs v Sussex Bristol 16 Aug 2018 T20
28, 3/31 Gloucs v Surrey Bristol 12 Aug 2018 T20
Profile

Benny Howell is a citizen of the world who for a while felt he belonged nowhere: born in Bordeaux, educated at the Oratory School in Berkshire, and with Australian and UK passports, he was almost lost to the game. Instead, alongside his middle-order batting, his individualistic, experimental medium-pace has gained such prominence at Gloucestershire that he can fairly be regarded as one of the world's most innovative T20 specialists.

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Jul 18, 2017

Benny Howell bowls, with non-striker Darren Stevens looking on, Kent v Gloucestershire, Natwest T20 Blast, Canterbury, July 18, 2017

Benny Howell bowls

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Jul 13, 2017

Benny Howell wrecked Kent's top order, Gloucestershire v Kent, NatWest T20 Blast, South Group, Cheltenham, July 13, 2017

Benny Howell wrecked Kent's top order

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Apr 27, 2017

Benny Howell celebrates with a flourish, Gloucestershire v Glamorgan, Royal London Cup, South Group, Bristol, April 27, 2017

Benny Howell celebrates with a flourish

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