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Ben Brown      

Full name Ben Christopher Brown

Born November 23, 1988, Crawley, Sussex

Current age 27 years 164 days

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

Batting style Right-hand bat

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 88 137 20 4152 163 35.48 6990 59.39 10 20 527 12 230 15
List A 47 34 9 513 60 20.52 548 93.61 0 3 38 7 43 9
Twenty20 54 47 7 527 68 13.17 494 106.68 0 1 35 13 22 7
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 88 2 72 45 0 - - - 3.75 - 0 0 0
List A 47 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Twenty20 54 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Career statistics
First-class debut Sussex v Sri Lanka A at Hove, Jul 19-21, 2007 scorecard
Last First-class Sussex v Leicestershire at Hove, May 1-4, 2016 scorecard
List A debut Sussex v Nottinghamshire at Hove, Sep 16, 2007 scorecard
Last List A Glamorgan v Sussex at Swansea, Aug 5, 2015 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Sussex v Kent at Hove, Jun 27, 2008 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Hampshire v Sussex at Southampton, Jun 19, 2015 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
1, 2c/0s, 16 Sussex v Leics Hove 1 May 2016 FC
0, 2c/0s, 8, 0c/0s Sussex v Essex Hove 17 Apr 2016 FC
2c/0s Sussex v Northants Northampton 10 Apr 2016 FC
126*, 1c/0s Sussex v Lds-Brd MCCU Hove 5 Apr 2016 FC
2c/0s, 39, 1c/0s, 42 Sussex v Yorkshire Leeds 22 Sep 2015 FC
0, 2c/0s Sussex v Somerset Hove 14 Sep 2015 FC
2c/0s, 103, 0c/0s Sussex v Worcs Worcester 1 Sep 2015 FC
2c/0s, 106* Sussex v Yorkshire Hove 21 Aug 2015 FC
2c/0s, 4, 2c/0s, 68 Sussex v Middlesex Lord's 7 Aug 2015 FC
0c/0s Sussex v Glamorgan Swansea 5 Aug 2015 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 David as "a natural leader". His accession following the retirement of Matt Prior was complete.

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May 26, 2015

Ben Brown hit 53 in a tough chase, Sussex v Warwickshire, County Championship, Division One, Hove, 3rd day, May 26, 2015

Ben Brown hit 53 in a tough chase

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Apr 27, 2015

Ben Brown made a mess of the stumps, but Calum MacLeod survived, Durham v Sussex, County Championship, Division One, Chester-le-Street, 2nd day, April 27, 2015

Ben Brown made a mess of the stumps, but Calum MacLeod survived

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Apr 8, 2015

Ben Brown slashes square, Hove, April 8, 2015

Ben Brown slashes square

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Notes

NBC Denis Compton Award 2010

Tour Results
England v Australia at The Oval - Sep 8-12, 2005
Match drawn
Essex v Australians at Chelmsford - Sep 3-4, 2005
Match drawn
England v Australia at Nottingham - Aug 25-28, 2005
England won by 3 wickets
Northants v Australians at Northampton - Aug 20-21, 2005
Match drawn
Scotland v Australians at Edinburgh - Aug 18, 2005
Match abandoned without a ball bowled
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