Chris Dent      

Full name Christopher David James Dent

Born January 20, 1991, Bristol

Current age 25 years 219 days

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

Batting style Left-hand bat

Fielding position Occasional wicketkeeper

Christopher David James Dent
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
First-class 96 169 14 5653 268 36.47 10550 53.58 11 31 784 32 121 0
List A 49 44 4 1221 151* 30.52 1277 95.61 3 2 149 19 15 0
Twenty20 49 43 7 725 63* 20.13 623 116.37 0 3 72 18 17 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 96 32 926 593 6 2/21 2/21 98.83 3.84 154.3 0 0 0
List A 49 17 438 412 12 4/43 4/43 34.33 5.64 36.5 1 0 0
Twenty20 49 12 120 168 5 1/4 1/4 33.60 8.40 24.0 0 0 0
Career statistics
First-class debut Gloucestershire v Northamptonshire at Bristol, Apr 15-17, 2010 scorecard
Last First-class Gloucestershire v Kent at Bristol, Aug 23-26, 2016 scorecard
List A debut Nottinghamshire v Gloucestershire at Nottingham, Sep 27, 2009 scorecard
Last List A Surrey v Gloucestershire at The Oval, Jul 27, 2016 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Gloucestershire v Essex at Bristol, Jun 23, 2010 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Gloucestershire v Essex at Cheltenham, Jul 17, 2016 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
0, 0/25, 1 Gloucs v Kent Bristol 23 Aug 2016 FC
11, 2/21, 16 Gloucs v Sussex Hove 13 Aug 2016 FC
13 Gloucs v Surrey The Oval 27 Jul 2016 LA
10 Gloucs v Sussex Cheltenham 24 Jul 2016 LA
0, 1c/0s, 34, 0c/0s Gloucs v Leics Cheltenham 20 Jul 2016 FC
- Gloucs v Essex Cheltenham 17 Jul 2016 T20
37, 72 Gloucs v Essex Cheltenham 13 Jul 2016 FC
- Gloucs v Glamorgan Cardiff 10 Jul 2016 T20
28 Gloucs v Kent Bristol 8 Jul 2016 T20
39 Gloucs v Surrey Bristol 6 Jul 2016 T20
Profile

Chris Dent is a highly-talented left-handed top order batsman who was given a place in the Gloucestershire first XI while still a teenager. He produced a breakthrough season in 2013 with 1128 first-class runs at 45.12 and a maiden List A century, an unbeaten 151 at Cardiff. , but a year later endured a miserable summer of only 436 runs in 22 innings. He left it late to confirm his potential in 2015, following up his part in Gloucestershire's Royal London Cup win with a late-season double century against Glamorgan at Bristol which squezed him past 1,000 Championship runs. Only four batsmen - Will Spearman, WG Grace, Wally Hammond and Gilbert Jessop - had scored more runs in an innings, for Gloucestershire.

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Jun 5, 2016

Chris Dent acknowledges his century, Somerset v Gloucestershire, Royal London Cup, South Group, Taunton, June 5, 2016

Chris Dent acknowledges his century

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Jun 5, 2016

Chris Dent struck a free-flowing hundred, Somerset v Gloucestershire, Royal London Cup, South Group, Taunton, June 5, 2016

Chris Dent struck a free-flowing hundred

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Apr 19, 2016

Chris Dent's hundred helped forge Gloucestershire's strong reply, Gloucestershire v Derbyshire, County Championship, Division Two, Bristol, 3rd day, April 19, 2016

Chris Dent's hundred helped forge Gloucestershire's strong reply

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Country Fixtures Country Results
Glamorgan v Sussex at Cardiff - Aug 23-26
Sussex won by 2 wickets
Gloucs v Kent at Bristol - Aug 23-26
Kent won by an innings and 69 runs
Somerset v Hampshire at Taunton - Aug 23-26
Match drawn
Surrey v Lancashire at The Oval - Aug 23-26
Surrey won by 10 wickets
Worcs v Northants at Worcester - Aug 23-26
Worcs won by 2 wickets
Yorkshire v Notts at Scarborough - Aug 23-26
Yorkshire won by 305 runs
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