Jamie Overton      

Full name Jamie Overton

Born April 10, 1994, Barnstaple, Devon

Current age 25 years 193 days

Major teams Devon, Devon Under-13s, Devon Under-14s, Devon Under-15s, Devon Under-17s, England A, England Cricket Board XI, England Under-19s, Somerset, Somerset 2nd XI

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm fast

Education West Buckland School

Relation Twin brother - C Overton

Jamie Overton
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
First-class 64 92 21 1245 56 17.53 1559 79.85 0 6 167 32 29 0
List A 42 31 8 399 40* 17.34 348 114.65 0 0 32 17 19 0
T20s 48 23 11 164 31 13.66 105 156.19 0 0 12 9 24 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 64 109 8439 5063 164 6/95 8/143 30.87 3.59 51.4 6 3 0
List A 42 41 1662 1742 57 4/42 4/42 30.56 6.28 29.1 3 0 0
T20s 48 47 937 1490 56 5/47 5/47 26.60 9.54 16.7 2 1 0
Career statistics
First-class debut Surrey v Somerset at The Oval, May 16-19, 2012 scorecard
Last First-class Somerset v Yorkshire at Taunton, Sep 10-12, 2019 scorecard
List A debut Surrey v Somerset at The Oval, May 4, 2012 scorecard
Last List A Hampshire v Somerset at Lord's, May 25, 2019 scorecard
T20s debut Somerset v Sussex at Taunton, May 22, 2015 scorecard
Last T20s Middlesex v Somerset at Richmond, Aug 4, 2019 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
40*, 0/9, 18, 2/21 Somerset v Yorkshire Taunton 10 Sep 2019 FC
1/86, 22, 3/26 Somerset v Warwickshire Birmingham 18 Aug 2019 FC
0/35, 9 Somerset v Middlesex Richmond 4 Aug 2019 T20
0/43 Somerset v Surrey Taunton 2 Aug 2019 T20
0/24, 19 Somerset v Kent Canterbury 20 Jul 2019 T20
0/19 Somerset v Glamorgan Cardiff 18 Jul 2019 T20
0/71, 52*, 21 Somerset v Yorkshire Leeds 13 Jul 2019 FC
34, 1/39, 24, 4/24 Somerset v Notts Taunton 7 Jul 2019 FC
0, 5/70, 0, 2/24 Somerset v Hampshire Taunton 30 Jun 2019 FC
3/43, 10, 2/20, 0 Somerset v Essex Chelmsford 23 Jun 2019 FC
Profile

It did not take long for Jamie Overton to attract the attention of England's selectors. Blessed with unusual pace and height (he is 6ft 5ins), Overton was called into the England squad for the ODI series against Australia at the end of 2013 aged just 19 and with only 13 List A games behind him.

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Sep 12, 2019

Jamie Overton made the key breakthrough for Somerset, Somerset v Yorkshire, Specsavers County Championship, Taunton, September 12, 2019

Jamie Overton made the key breakthrough for Somerset

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May 25, 2019

Jamie Overton roars in celebration, Somerset v Hampshire, Royal London Cup final, Lord's, May 25, 2019

Jamie Overton roars in celebration

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May 7, 2019

Jamie Overton celebrates a wicket, Somerset v Surrey, Royal London Cup, South Group, Taunton, May 7, 2019

Jamie Overton celebrates a wicket

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