Ollie Pope      

Full name Oliver John Douglas Pope

Born January 2, 1998, Chelsea, Middlesex

Current age 21 years 144 days

Major teams England, England A, England Under-19s, Surrey, Surrey 2nd XI, Surrey Under-13s, Surrey Under-14s, Surrey Under-15s, Surrey Under-17s

Playing role Middle-order batsman

Batting style Right-hand bat

Fielding position Wicketkeeper

Education Cranleigh School, Surrey

Oliver John Douglas Pope
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests 2 3 0 54 28 18.00 99 54.54 0 0 7 0 2 0
First-class 27 40 6 1805 251 53.08 2779 64.95 6 5 251 11 34 0
List A 28 25 5 751 93* 37.55 934 80.40 0 5 51 11 8 0
T20s 24 22 6 434 46 27.12 321 135.20 0 0 44 7 7 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 2 - - - - - - - - - - - -
First-class 27 - - - - - - - - - - - -
List A 28 - - - - - - - - - - - -
T20s 24 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Career statistics
Test debut England v India at Lord's, Aug 9-12, 2018 scorecard
Last Test England v India at Nottingham, Aug 18-22, 2018 scorecard
Test statistics
First-class debut Oxford MCCU v Surrey at Oxford, Mar 28-30, 2017 scorecard
Last First-class Surrey v Essex at The Oval, Apr 11-14, 2019 scorecard
List A debut Yorkshire v Surrey at Leeds, Aug 28, 2016 scorecard
Last List A Surrey v Essex at The Oval, Apr 23, 2019 scorecard
T20s debut Essex v Surrey at Chelmsford, Jul 7, 2017 scorecard
Last T20s England Lions v Pakistan A at Abu Dhabi, Dec 8, 2018 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
39 Surrey v Essex The Oval 23 Apr 2019 LA
33 Surrey v Sussex Hove 19 Apr 2019 LA
13 Surrey v Gloucs Bristol 17 Apr 2019 LA
4, 69 Surrey v Essex The Oval 11 Apr 2019 FC
45 Surrey v Durham MCCU The Oval 4 Apr 2019 Other
251 Surrey v M.C.C. ICCA Dubai 24 Mar 2019 FC
4c/0s, 25, 7 Eng Lions v India A Mysore 13 Feb 2019 FC
8, 63 Eng Lions v India A Wayanad 7 Feb 2019 FC
24 Eng Lions v Ind Pres XI Thumba 3 Feb 2019 Other
65 Eng Lions v India A Thiruvananthapuram 29 Jan 2019 LA
Profile

Ollie Pope's rapid transition from inventive T20 strokemaker to heavy Championship run scorer attracted the attention of England's national selector Ed Smith when Pope was given a Test debut against India as a specialist batsman in the summer of 2018. To bat at No 4 after only 15 first-class matches against such powerful opposition was a considerable challenge. He played only two Tests, but he had put down a marker, and at season's end he had contributed 986 runs at an average of 70.43 to Surrey's title-winning season, including a sparkling unbeaten 158 against Yorkshire at Kia Oval, a career-best, as well as some flashes of ambition in limited-overs formats.

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Mar 25, 2019

Ollie Pope (L) and Jamie Smith (R) scored centuries for Surrey against MCC, County Champion match, day two, Dubai, March 25, 2019

Ollie Pope (L) and Jamie Smith (R) scored centuries for Surrey against MCC on day two of the County Champion match in Dubai

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Oct 4, 2018

Sophie Ecclestone, Joe Denly and Ollie Pope pose with their PCA awards, London, October 4, 2018

Sophie Ecclestone, Joe Denly and Ollie Pope pose with their PCA awards

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Sep 26, 2018

Ollie Pope cuts during his century, Surrey v Essex, County Championship, Division One, The Oval, September 26, 2018

Ollie Pope cuts during his century

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