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Gary Ballance      

Full name Gary Simon Ballance

Born November 22, 1989, Zimbabwe

Current age 24 years 302 days

Major teams England, Derbyshire, Derbyshire 2nd XI, England Lions, Mid West Rhinos, Yorkshire, Zimbabwe Under-19s

Nickname Gazza

Batting style Left-hand bat

Bowling style Legbreak

Education Peterhouse, Zimbabwe; Harrow School

Gary Simon Ballance
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests 8 13 1 729 156 60.75 1433 50.87 3 3 101 2 7 0
ODIs 12 11 1 261 79 26.10 372 70.16 0 2 18 1 7 0
First-class 81 124 15 6086 210 55.83 11485 52.99 24 27 747 48 78 0
List A 69 65 11 2791 139 51.68 3130 89.16 6 17 244 60 33 0
Twenty20 57 52 8 1170 68 26.59 971 120.49 0 5 83 50 30 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 8 2 12 5 0 - - - 2.50 - 0 0 0
ODIs 12 - - - - - - - - - - - -
First-class 81 8 156 143 0 - - - 5.50 - 0 0 0
List A 69 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Twenty20 57 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Career statistics
Test debut Australia v England at Sydney, Jan 3-5, 2014 scorecard
Last Test England v India at The Oval, Aug 15-17, 2014 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut Ireland v England at Dublin, Sep 3, 2013 scorecard
Last ODI England v India at Birmingham, Sep 2, 2014 scorecard
ODI statistics
First-class debut Kent v Yorkshire at Canterbury, Jul 11-14, 2008 scorecard
Last First-class Nottinghamshire v Yorkshire at Nottingham, Sep 9-12, 2014 scorecard
List A debut Derbyshire v West Indies A at Derby, Aug 6, 2006 scorecard
Last List A England v India at Birmingham, Sep 2, 2014 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Yorkshire v Warwickshire at Leeds, Jul 4, 2010 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Yorkshire v Northamptonshire at Leeds, May 16, 2014 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
99 Yorkshire v Notts Nottingham 9 Sep 2014 FC
7 England v India Birmingham 2 Sep 2014 ODI # 3523
61 Yorkshire v Durham Leeds 28 Aug 2014 LA
64 England v India The Oval 15 Aug 2014 Test # 2137
37 England v India Manchester 7 Aug 2014 Test # 2134
156, 38, 0/5 England v India Southampton 27 Jul 2014 Test # 2132
110, 27 England v India Lord's 17 Jul 2014 Test # 2130
71, 0/0 England v India Nottingham 9 Jul 2014 Test # 2128
74, 0 England v Sri Lanka Leeds 20 Jun 2014 Test # 2126
23, 104* England v Sri Lanka Lord's 12 Jun 2014 Test # 2124
Profile

Gary Ballance's reputation flowered during a run-rich 2013 season after which he was selected for England's tour of Australia. He made his Test debut in Sydney at the end of England's 5-0 whitewash and followed up an ODI debut in Dublin the previous summer with further limited-overs forays against Australia.

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Sep 10, 2014

Gary Ballance fell for 99 on the second morning, Nottinghamshire v Yorkshire, County Championship, Division One, Trent Bridge, September 10, 2014

Gary Ballance fell for 99 on the second morning

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Aug 17, 2014

Joe Root and Gary Ballance celebrate with the series trophy, England v India, 5th Investec Test, The Oval, 3rd day, August 17, 2014

Joe Root and Gary Ballance celebrate with the series trophy

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Aug 17, 2014

Gary Ballance dived in front of second slip to pull off a stunner, England v India, 5th Investec Test, The Oval, 3rd day, August 17, 2014

Gary Ballance dived in front of second slip to pull off a stunner

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Final: Durham v Warwickshire at Lord's - Sep 20
Durham won by 3 wickets (with 58 balls remaining)
Derbyshire v Leics at Derby
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Essex v Worcs at Chelmsford
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Kent v Gloucs at Canterbury
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Lancashire v Middlesex at Manchester
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Northants v Sussex at Northampton
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Warwickshire v Durham at Birmingham
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Yorkshire v Somerset at Leeds
Sep 23-26, 2014 (10:30 local | 09:30 GMT | 05:30 EDT | 04:30 CDT | 02:30 PDT)
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