Tom Westley      

Full name Thomas Westley

Born March 13, 1989, Cambridge

Current age 30 years 191 days

Major teams Cambridgeshire, England A, England Under-19s, Essex, Essex 2nd XI, Marylebone Cricket Club

Playing role Top-order batsman

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm offbreak

Height 6 ft 2 in

Thomas Westley
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests 5 9 1 193 59 24.12 453 42.60 0 1 33 0 1 0
First-class 178 295 20 9936 254 36.13 19129 51.94 21 47 1498 10 115 0
List A 88 82 4 2853 134 36.57 3217 88.68 5 22 305 27 19 0
T20s 77 71 8 1899 109* 30.14 1457 130.33 2 6 221 39 29 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 5 1 24 12 0 - - - 3.00 - 0 0 0
First-class 178 144 5083 2693 59 4/55 5/122 45.64 3.17 86.1 2 0 0
List A 88 36 1036 861 21 4/60 4/60 41.00 4.98 49.3 1 0 0
T20s 77 22 246 311 7 2/27 2/27 44.42 7.58 35.1 0 0 0
Career statistics
Test debut England v South Africa at The Oval, Jul 27-31, 2017 scorecard
Last Test England v West Indies at Lord's, Sep 7-9, 2017 scorecard
Test statistics
First-class debut Cambridge UCCE v Essex at Cambridge, May 9-11, 2007 scorecard
Last First-class Essex v Surrey at Chelmsford, Sep 16-18, 2019 scorecard
List A debut Essex v Sri Lankans at Chelmsford, Jun 9, 2006 scorecard
Last List A Essex v Gloucestershire at Chelmsford, May 7, 2019 scorecard
T20s debut Essex v Lancashire at Chelmsford, Jul 27, 2010 scorecard
Last T20s Lancashire v Essex at Chester-le-Street, Sep 4, 2019 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
4 Essex v Surrey Chelmsford 16 Sep 2019 FC
0/4, 141, 97 Essex v Warwickshire Birmingham 10 Sep 2019 FC
8 Essex v Lancashire Chester-le-Street 4 Sep 2019 T20
5 Essex v Kent Chelmsford 30 Aug 2019 T20
30 Essex v Surrey The Oval 29 Aug 2019 T20
0 Essex v Hampshire Southampton 25 Aug 2019 T20
34 Essex v Sussex Hove 22 Aug 2019 T20
17, 25 Essex v Kent Canterbury 18 Aug 2019 FC
7* Essex v Glamorgan Cardiff 9 Aug 2019 T20
20 Essex v Somerset Chelmsford 7 Aug 2019 T20
Profile

Tom Westley, a graceful batsman with, at his best, an enchanting leg-side game, broke into the England Test side more than a decade after his Essex debut. His penchant for the leg side, with an on drive to the fore, drew comparisons with John Crawley and a half-century on debut against South Africa at the Oval encouraged optimism that, at 28, his long apprenticeship on the county circuit would finally bear fruit. His experience against the West Indies, though, proved less rewarding and a run of five single-figure scores in his last six innings led him to be omitted from England's Ashes tour party.

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Aug 2, 2019

Tom Westley hits through the leg side, Gloucestershire v Essex, Vitality Blast, August 2, 2019

Tom Westley hits through the leg side

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Apr 30, 2019

Tom Westley of Essex hits a boundary, Essex v Sussex, Royal London One Day Cup, April 30, 2019

Tom Westley of Essex hits a boundary

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Apr 12, 2019

Tom Curran celebrates his dismissal of Tom Westley, Surrey v Essex, County Championship, Division One, The Oval, April 12, 2019

Tom Curran celebrates his dismissal of Tom Westley

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Notes

NBC Denis Compton Award 2008, 2009, 2010