Ben Wright      

Full name Ben James Wright

Born December 5, 1987, Preston, Lancashire

Current age 27 years 180 days

Major teams England Under-19s, Glamorgan, Wales Minor Counties

Nickname Bej

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm medium-fast

Height 5 ft 9 in

Education Cowbridge Comprehensive

Ben James Wright
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
First-class 86 141 10 3591 172 27.41 7100 50.57 6 15 493 14 46 0
List A 73 66 12 1332 79 24.66 1763 75.55 0 7 101 14 16 0
Twenty20 56 45 14 545 55* 17.58 516 105.62 0 1 30 11 14 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 86 13 276 174 2 1/14 1/14 87.00 3.78 138.0 0 0 0
List A 73 7 132 126 1 1/19 1/19 126.00 5.72 132.0 0 0 0
Twenty20 56 2 24 22 1 1/16 1/16 22.00 5.50 24.0 0 0 0
Career statistics
First-class debut Glamorgan v Gloucestershire at Cardiff, Sep 20-23, 2006 scorecard
Last First-class Glamorgan v Northamptonshire at Cardiff, May 31-Jun 3, 2015 scorecard
List A debut Glamorgan v West Indies A at Ebbw Vale, Aug 9, 2006 scorecard
Last List A Surrey v Glamorgan at Guildford, Jul 27, 2014 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Warwickshire v Glamorgan at Birmingham, Jun 24, 2007 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Glamorgan v Hampshire at Cardiff, May 29, 2015 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
22 Glamorgan v Northants Cardiff 31 May 2015 FC
0 Glamorgan v Hampshire Cardiff 29 May 2015 T20
42 Glam 2nd XI v Leics 2nd XI Desborough 21 May 2015 Other OD
- Glam 2nd XI v Leics 2nd XI Desborough 19 May 2015 Other
16* Glamorgan v Surrey The Oval 15 May 2015 T20
109, 19 Glam 2nd XI v Smrst 2nd XI Cardiff 11 May 2015 Other
68* Glam 2nd XI v Essex 2nd XI Cardiff 7 May 2015 Other T20
21 Glam 2nd XI v Essex 2nd XI Cardiff 7 May 2015 Other T20
5, 34* Glam 2nd XI v Essex 2nd XI Mumbles 4 May 2015 Other
13 Glam 2nd XI v Glouc 2nd XI Bristol 1 May 2015 Other T20
Profile

Ben Wright has forged himself a steady, if unspectacular, career as a middle-order batsman since making 72 on his Glamorgan debut in 2006. His highlight came in a 40-over cup semi-final victory over Hampshire at the Ageas Bowl when Wright plundered 47 in 28 balls to help his side to their third Lord's final. He is contracted until the end of 2015.

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Sep 7, 2013

Ben Wright cracked 47 off 28 balls, Hampshire v Glamorgan, YB40 semi-final, Ageas Bowl, September 7, 2013

Ben Wright cracked 47 off 28 balls

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Apr 10, 2013

David Willey celebrates taking the wicket of Ben Wright, Glamorgan v Northamptonshire, County Championship, Division Two, Cardiff, 1st day, April 10, 2013

David Willey celebrates taking the wicket of Ben Wright

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Apr 15, 2010

Ben Wright drags into his stumps as he tries to leave, Middlesex v Glamorgan, County Championship, Division Two, Lord's, April 15, 2010

Ben Wright drags into his stumps as he tries to leave

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Notes

NBC Denis Compton Award 2006

Country Fixtures Country Results
Derbyshire v Gloucs at Derby - May 31-Jun 3
Match drawn
Essex v Leics at Chelmsford - May 31-Jun 3
Leics won by 6 wickets
Glamorgan v Northants at Cardiff - May 31-Jun 3
Glamorgan won by 10 wickets
Hampshire v Worcs at Southampton - May 31-Jun 3
Match drawn
Middlesex v Warwickshire at Lord's - May 31-Jun 3
Match drawn
Surrey v Lancashire at The Oval - May 31-Jun 3
Match drawn
Notts v Sussex at Nottingham - Jun 1-3
Notts won by 159 runs
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