Josh Cobb      

Full name Joshua James Cobb

Born August 17, 1990, Leicester

Current age 26 years 337 days

Major teams Central Districts, Dhaka Gladiators, England Under-19s, Leicestershire, Leicestershire 2nd XI, Prime Doleshwar Sporting Club

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm offbreak

Relation Father - RA Cobb

Joshua James Cobb
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
First-class 108 184 19 4278 148* 25.92 8860 48.28 3 26 583 46 49 0
List A 83 79 6 2705 137 37.05 2896 93.40 6 16 302 60 25 0
T20s Insights on t20 119 113 12 2451 84 24.26 1856 132.05 0 13 225 100 60 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 108 80 2454 1442 17 2/11 2/11 84.82 3.52 144.3 0 0 0
List A 83 54 1566 1534 31 3/34 3/34 49.48 5.87 50.5 0 0 0
T20s Insights on t20 119 80 1089 1492 53 4/22 4/22 28.15 8.22 20.5 1 0 0
Career statistics
First-class debut Leicestershire v Northamptonshire at Leicester, Sep 5-8, 2007 scorecard
Last First-class Kent v Northamptonshire at Beckenham, Jul 3-6, 2017 scorecard
List A debut Glamorgan v Leicestershire at Colwyn Bay, Aug 10, 2008 scorecard
Last List A Northamptonshire v Yorkshire at Northampton, May 10, 2017 scorecard
T20s debut Leicestershire v Derbyshire at Leicester, Jun 27, 2008 scorecard
Last T20s Warwickshire v Northamptonshire at Birmingham, Jul 14, 2017 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
48 Northants v Warwickshire Birmingham 14 Jul 2017 T20
0/17, 15 Northants v Durham Chester-le-Street 9 Jul 2017 T20
38, 1/16 Northants v Derbyshire Northampton 7 Jul 2017 T20
1/42, 34*, 0/64 Northants v Kent Beckenham 3 Jul 2017 FC
0, 18 Northants v Leics Northampton 26 Jun 2017 FC
1/8, 52 Nthants 2nd v Worcs 2nd XI Northampton 19 Jun 2017 Other T20
16, 0/13 Nthants 2nd v Worcs 2nd XI Northampton 19 Jun 2017 Other T20
0, 0 Northants v Derbyshire Northampton 9 Jun 2017 FC
96, 21 Northants v Durham Chester-le-Street 2 Jun 2017 FC
0/16, 1 Northants v Yorkshire Northampton 10 May 2017 LA
Profile

Josh Cobb has built his reputation primarily as a dangerous T20 batsman and occasional offspinner. Never was that more apparent than in the 2016 NatWest Blast final when his audacious 80 took Northants to a final-over victory against Durham. A member of Leicestershire's winning team in 2011, Cobb top-edged Chris Rushworth to the keeper as he tried to win the match with a six. He also held a stunning one-handed catch at cover to dismiss Keaton Jennings, whose 88 had become the highest score in Finals Day history.

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Aug 20, 2016

Josh Cobb and Alex Wakely played important knocks in Northamptonshire's chase, Durham v Northamptonshire, NatWest T20 Blast final, Edgbaston, August 20, 2016

Josh Cobb and Alex Wakely played important knocks in Northamptonshire's chase

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Aug 20, 2016

Josh Cobb struck 80 from 48 balls to guide the chase, Durham v Northamptonshire, NatWest T20 Blast final, Edgbaston, August 20, 2016

Josh Cobb struck 80 from 48 balls to guide the chase

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Jun 3, 2016

Josh Cobb's unbeaten half-century guided Northants to victory, Northamptonshire v Worcestershire, NatWest T20 Blast, North Group, Wantage Road, June 3, 2016

Josh Cobb's unbeaten half-century guided Northants to victory

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Series Results
England v Australia at The Oval - Aug 21-25, 2013
Match drawn
England v Australia at Chester-le-Street - Aug 9-12, 2013
England won by 74 runs
England v Australia at Manchester - Aug 1-5, 2013
Match drawn
England v Australia at Lord's - Jul 18-21, 2013
England won by 347 runs
England v Australia at Nottingham - Jul 10-14, 2013
England won by 14 runs
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