Ben Cotton      

Full name Benjamin David Cotton

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

Current age 25 years 39 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 23 33 11 346 43 15.72 588 58.84 0 0 53 2 5 0
List A 30 11 7 71 18* 17.75 102 69.60 0 0 6 1 4 0
T20s Insights on t20 18 6 4 45 30* 22.50 37 121.62 0 0 2 2 3 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 23 37 3191 1741 47 5/48 7/58 37.04 3.27 67.8 2 1 0
List A 30 29 1271 1186 32 4/43 4/43 37.06 5.59 39.7 1 0 0
T20s Insights on t20 18 18 334 497 20 2/14 2/14 24.85 8.92 16.7 0 0 0
Career statistics
First-class debut Surrey v Derbyshire at The Oval, Sep 15-17, 2014 scorecard
Last First-class Northamptonshire v Sussex at Northampton, Sep 24-25, 2018 scorecard
List A debut Northamptonshire v Derbyshire at Northampton, Aug 11, 2014 scorecard
Last List A Yorkshire v Northamptonshire at Leeds, Jun 7, 2018 scorecard
T20s debut Lancashire v Derbyshire at Manchester, Jul 18, 2014 scorecard
Last T20s Derbyshire v Hampshire at Hove, Aug 22, 2017 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
2/10, 24*, 5/48 Northants v Sussex Northampton 24 Sep 2018 FC
1/6, 7 Northants v Gloucs Bristol 18 Sep 2018 FC
0/55, 53* Nthants 2nd v Warwcks 2nd Holcot 22 Aug 2018 Other
1/30, 19, 3/31 Nthants 2nd v Notts 2nd XI Nottingham 6 Aug 2018 Other
40, 1/69, 0, 0/17 Nthants 2nd v Leics 2nd XI Desborough 31 Jul 2018 Other
0, 1/18 Nthants 2nd v Leics 2nd XI Desborough 30 Jul 2018 Other T20
0/41, 0*, 0/42, 0 Nthants 2nd v Yorks 2nd XI Desborough 24 Jul 2018 Other
5, 82* Nthants 2nd v Worcs 2nd XI Kidderminster 26 Jun 2018 Other
1*, 2/24, 0, 0/13 Northants v Leics Northampton 9 Jun 2018 FC
8, 0/24 Northants v Yorkshire Leeds 7 Jun 2018 LA
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Ben Cotton, a burly seam bowler, signed a new one-year deal with Northamptonshire for 2019 after impressing during three Championship matches in 2018 which included a career-best 5-48 in an end-of-season win against Sussex.

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Jun 9, 2018

Ben Cotton in his delivery stride, Northamptonshire v Leicestershire, Specsavers Championship, Division Two, Wantage Road, June 9, 2018

Ben Cotton in his delivery stride

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Jul 30, 2017

Ben Cotton celebrates a wicket, Derbyshire v Leicestershire, NatWest T20 Blast, North Group, Derby, July 31, 2017

Ben Cotton celebrates a wicket

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Jun 22, 2016

Ben Cotton made the early breakthroughs, Derbyshire v Worcestershire, County Championship, Division Two, Derby, 3rd day, June 22, 2016

Ben Cotton made the early breakthroughs

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