Heather Knight      

Full name Heather Clare Knight

Born December 26, 1990, Plymouth

Current age 26 years 235 days

Major teams Diamonds, England Academy Women, England Women, Rubies

Playing role Middle-order batsman

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm offbreak

Heather Clare Knight
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests Insights on women test 5 10 0 217 157 21.70 534 40.63 1 0 25 0 6 0
ODIs Insights on women odi 75 71 15 1928 106 34.42 2877 67.01 1 13 178 12 27 0
T20Is Insights on women t20i 36 31 5 363 30 13.96 351 103.41 0 0 31 6 11 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests Insights on women test 5 4 131 59 2 1/7 1/7 29.50 2.70 65.5 0 0 0
ODIs Insights on women odi 75 33 1319 943 43 5/26 5/26 21.93 4.28 30.6 1 1 0
T20Is Insights on women t20i 36 17 291 259 12 3/10 3/10 21.58 5.34 24.2 0 0 0
Career statistics
Test debut Australia Women v England Women at Sydney, Jan 22-25, 2011 scorecard
Last Test England Women v Australia Women at Canterbury, Aug 11-14, 2015 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut India Women v England Women at Mumbai, Mar 1, 2010 scorecard
Last ODI England Women v India Women at Lord's, Jul 23, 2017 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut Sri Lanka Women v England Women at Colombo (NCC), Nov 22, 2010 scorecard
Last T20I England Women v Pakistan Women at Chelmsford, Jul 7, 2016 scorecard
T20I statistics
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
0/19, 24 Storm v Lightning Taunton 12 Aug 2017 Other T20
1 Storm v Vipers Southampton 10 Aug 2017 Other T20
1, 0/7 ENG Women v India Women Lord's 23 Jul 2017 WODI # 1085 Insights on
1/8, 30 ENG Women v SA Women Bristol 18 Jul 2017 WODI # 1083 Insights on
67, 1/25 ENG Women v WI Women Bristol 15 Jul 2017 WODI # 1080 Insights on
8, 1/33 ENG Women v NZ Women Derby 12 Jul 2017 WODI # 1078 Insights on
2 ENG Women v AUS Women Bristol 9 Jul 2017 WODI # 1073 Insights on
22*, 2/52 ENG Women v SA Women Bristol 5 Jul 2017 WODI # 1067 Insights on
1/19, 82 ENG Women v SL Women Taunton 2 Jul 2017 WODI # 1063 Insights on
106 ENG Women v PAK Women Leicester 27 Jun 2017 WODI # 1060 Insights on
Profile

Heather Knight was left with big shoes to fill when she was named England captain in June 2016 following the retirement of Charlotte Edwards. It was, though, a natural progression for Knight who had been Edwards' vice-captain since 2014 and had built captaincy experience with Berkshire in county cricket and Hobart Hurricanes in the WBBL.

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Jul 23, 2017

England captain Heather Knight lifts the World Cup amid showers of champagne, England v India, Women's World Cup final, Lord's, July 23, 2017

England captain Heather Knight lifts the World Cup amid showers of champagne

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Jul 23, 2017

Heather Knight was lbw on review after missing a sweep, England v India, Women's World Cup final 2017, Lord's, July 23, 2017

Heather Knight was lbw on review after missing a sweep

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Jul 22, 2017

Heather Knight and Mithali Raj pose with the World Cup at Lord's, England v India, Women's World Cup, Final, London, July 23, 2017

Heather Knight and Mithali Raj pose with the World Cup at Lord's

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