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Ben France      

Full name Benjamin John France

Born May 14, 1982, Brunei

Current age 32 years 61 days

Major teams Derbyshire, Norfolk, Oxfordshire, Suffolk

Nickname Froggy

Batting style Left-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm medium-fast

Height 5 ft 11 in

Education Bromsgrove School

Benjamin John France
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 Ct St
First-class 11 20 0 315 56 15.75 930 33.87 0 2 5 0
List A 3 3 0 52 31 17.33 0 0 0 0
Bowling averages
Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 11 120 90 1 1/37 90.00 4.50 120.0 0 0 0
List A 3 - - - - - - - - - - -
Career statistics
First-class debut Derbyshire v Nottinghamshire at Derby, Aug 19-22, 2004 scorecard
Last First-class Derbyshire v Yorkshire at Derby, Sep 16-19, 2005 scorecard
List A debut Devon v Suffolk at Exmouth, Aug 28, 2003 scorecard
Last List A Somerset v Derbyshire at Taunton, Sep 25, 2005 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
9, 3/65, 25, 0/30 Norfolk v Herts Harpenden 6 Jul 2014 Other
0, 2/56 Norfolk v Wiltshire Corsham 15 Jun 2014 Other OD
2/73, 17 Norfolk v Northumb Tynemouth 8 Jun 2014 Other
3/22, 51 Norfolk v Herts Harpenden 25 May 2014 Other OD
1/37, 21 Norfolk v Suffolk Horsford 18 May 2014 Other OD
30, 3/32 Norfolk v Bedfordshire Dunstable 4 May 2014 Other OD
2/23, 19 Norfolk v Cambs Horsford 27 Apr 2014 Other OD
11 Norfolk v Essex 2nd XI Bishop's Stortford 13 Apr 2014 Other OD
1/52, 63, 3/23, 8 Norfolk v Staffs Old Hill 18 Aug 2013 Other
41, 1/28, 33, 2/22 Norfolk v Lincolnshire Horsford 4 Aug 2013 Other
Profile

Ben France played for Suffolk before earning a contract with Derbyshire in 2004. Opportunities in the county's top-order were limited and he was released in 2006.
Sam Collins September 2006

Country Fixtures Country Results
Northants v Somerset at Northampton - Jul 12-15
Somerset 375 & 249/8d Northants 221 & 0/0
Durham v Warwickshire at Chester-le-Street - Jul 13-16
Warwickshire 472 Durham 0/0
Essex v Hampshire at Colchester - Jul 13-16
Hampshire 234/9
Lancashire v Notts at Liverpool - Jul 13-16
Lancashire 225 Notts 232/5
Worcs v Leics at Worcester - Jul 13-16
Worcs 321 Leics 245/6
Gloucs v Derbyshire at Cheltenham - Jul 14-17
Gloucs 193/4
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