Ben Brown      

Full name Ben Christopher Brown

Born November 23, 1988, Crawley, Sussex

Current age 30 years 213 days

Major teams England Under-19s, Sussex, Sussex 2nd XI

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Slow left-arm orthodox

Fielding position Wicketkeeper

Relation Cousin - JM Butler

Ben Christopher Brown
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
First-class 133 208 33 7223 163 41.27 11565 62.45 18 40 919 20 370 16
List A 74 58 13 1102 73* 24.48 1243 88.65 0 8 80 12 67 12
T20s 74 61 8 797 68 15.03 714 111.62 0 1 60 17 36 7
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 133 5 120 109 1 1/48 1/48 109.00 5.45 120.0 0 0 0
List A 74 - - - - - - - - - - - -
T20s 74 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Career statistics
First-class debut Sussex v Sri Lanka A at Hove, Jul 19-21, 2007 scorecard
Last First-class Worcestershire v Sussex at Kidderminster, Jun 18-21, 2019 scorecard
List A debut Sussex v Nottinghamshire at Hove, Sep 16, 2007 scorecard
Last List A Sussex v Glamorgan at Hove, May 7, 2019 scorecard
T20s debut Sussex v Kent at Hove, Jun 27, 2008 scorecard
Last T20s Sussex v Essex at Hove, Aug 18, 2017 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
80, 1c/0s, 64, 0c/0s Sussex v Worcs Kidderminster 18 Jun 2019 FC
33, 0/15 Sussex v Gloucs Arundel 11 Jun 2019 FC
5c/0s, 107, 1c/0s Sussex v Middlesex Lord's 2 Jun 2019 FC
3c/0s, 131, 3c/0s Sussex v Glamorgan Hove 27 May 2019 FC
156, 1c/0s, 60*, 2c/0s Sussex v Northants Northampton 20 May 2019 FC
2, 0c/0s Sussex v Glamorgan Hove 7 May 2019 LA
0c/0s, 27 Sussex v Gloucs Eastbourne 5 May 2019 LA
0c/0s, 64 Sussex v Hampshire Southampton 2 May 2019 LA
1c/0s, 0 Sussex v Essex Chelmsford 30 Apr 2019 LA
55, 4c/0s Sussex v Middlesex Lord's 27 Apr 2019 LA
Profile

Ben Brown's reputation blossomed in 2015 when he gained a reputation as one of the best wicketkeeper-batsmen in the country. In the shake-up that followed Sussex's relegation from the Championship, he was also named as vice-captain and hailed by the county's new head coach Mark Davis as "a natural leader". His accession following the retirement of Matt Prior was complete.

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Jun 18, 2019

Ben Brown bats as Ben Cox looks on, Worcestershire v Sussex, County Championship Division Two, Chester Road, Kidderminster, June 18, 2019

Ben Brown of Sussex bats as Ben Cox of Worcestershire looks on

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Sep 4, 2018

Ben Brown drives, Sussex v Leicestershire, Specsavers Championship, Division Two, Hove, September 4, 2018

Ben Brown drives

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May 7, 2018

Ben Brown produced a match-winning innings, Sussex v Middlesex, Specsavers Championship, Division Two, Hove, May 7, 2018

Ben Brown produced a match-winning innings

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Notes

NBC Denis Compton Award 2010