Dominic Bess      

Full name Dominic Mark Bess

Born July 22, 1997, Exeter, Devon

Current age 21 years 29 days

Major teams England, Devon, England Lions, England Under-19s, Marylebone Cricket Club, Somerset, Somerset 2nd XI, South

Playing role Bowler

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm offbreak

Relation Cousin - JJ Bess, Cousin - LFO Bess, Cousin - ZGG Bess

Dominic Mark Bess
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests Insights on test 2 3 0 111 57 37.00 215 51.62 0 1 16 0 1 0
First-class 22 33 5 738 107 26.35 1287 57.34 1 3 113 2 13 0
List A 7 5 1 55 24* 13.75 75 73.33 0 0 5 1 3 0
T20s Insights on t20 1 1 0 1 1 1.00 2 50.00 0 0 0 0 0 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests Insights on test 2 3 190 121 3 3/33 3/33 40.33 3.82 63.3 0 0 0
First-class 22 37 3819 1976 76 7/117 10/162 26.00 3.10 50.2 0 7 1
List A 7 7 318 333 8 3/61 3/61 41.62 6.28 39.7 0 0 0
T20s Insights on t20 1 1 24 31 1 1/31 1/31 31.00 7.75 24.0 0 0 0
Career statistics
Test debut England v Pakistan at Lord's, May 24-27, 2018 scorecard
Last Test England v Pakistan at Leeds, Jun 1-3, 2018 scorecard
Test statistics
First-class debut Somerset v Pakistanis at Taunton, Jul 3-5, 2016 scorecard
Last First-class England Lions v India A at Worcester, Jul 16-19, 2018 scorecard
List A debut West Indies A v England Lions at Coolidge, Mar 6, 2018 scorecard
Last List A Hampshire v Somerset at Southampton, Jun 6, 2018 scorecard
Only T20s Hampshire v Somerset at Southampton, Jul 29, 2016 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
2/69 Smrst 2nd XI v Glouc 2nd XI Taunton 14 Aug 2018 Other
185, 2/39, 0, 3/62 Smrst 2nd XI v Middx 2nd XI Taunton 24 Jul 2018 Other
1/20, 5 Smrst 2nd XI v Middx 2nd XI Taunton 23 Jul 2018 Other T20
1/29, 74 Smrst 2nd XI v Middx 2nd XI Taunton 23 Jul 2018 Other T20
13, 0/17, 2/43 Eng Lions v India A Worcester 16 Jul 2018 FC
2/100, 68* Smrst 2nd XI v Sussx 2nd XI Taunton 11 Jul 2018 Other
27, 3/14 Smrst 2nd XI v Sussx 2nd XI Taunton 10 Jul 2018 Other T20
1/19, 6 Smrst 2nd XI v Sussx 2nd XI Taunton 10 Jul 2018 Other T20
2/132, 35, 3/81 Somerset v Essex Chelmsford 25 Jun 2018 FC
1/50, 6*, 6 Somerset v Surrey Guildford 20 Jun 2018 FC
Profile

Whatever ambitions Dom Bess had for the Championship season of 2016, he could never have imagined that his offspin would suddenly be regarded as a key component in Somerset's Championship challenge - a challenge only beaten off by Middlesex in the final session of the season. Life changed for Bess on one memorable day on a Taunton turner when 21 wickets fell and he found himself acknowledging the cheers of the crowd as he took 6 for 21 on Championship debut, including Warwickshire's former England pair Ian Bell and Jonathan Trott in successive balls. His figures were the best by a Somerset championship debutant since Tony Pearson took 7 for 63 against Worcestershire at the Imperial Athletic Ground in Bristol in 1961.

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Jul 31, 2018

Dominic Bess with Saqlain Mushtaq during a practice session, Edgbaston, July 31, 2018

Dominic Bess with Saqlain Mushtaq during a practice session

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Jul 30, 2018

Jack Leach and Dom Bess trained with the Test squad, Edgbaston, July 30, 2018

Jack Leach and Dom Bess trained with the Test squad

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Jul 19, 2018

Dominic Bess claims another wicket, England Lions v India A, Worcester, July 19, 2018

Dominic Bess claims another wicket

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