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Benny Howell      

Full name Benny Alexander Cameron Howell

Born October 5, 1988, Bordeaux, France

Current age 25 years 353 days

Major teams Gloucestershire, Gloucestershire 2nd XI, Hampshire, Hampshire 2nd XI, Unicorns

Nickname Trowell, Growler

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm medium-fast

Benny Alexander Cameron Howell
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
First-class 41 65 10 1517 83* 27.58 2859 53.06 0 10 168 26 20 0
List A 44 34 7 1004 122 37.18 1098 91.43 1 5 64 27 14 0
Twenty20 43 38 14 548 55* 22.83 475 115.36 0 2 39 16 10 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 41 55 4076 1941 57 5/57 8/96 34.05 2.85 71.5 2 1 0
List A 44 29 1098 921 21 2/26 2/26 43.85 5.03 52.2 0 0 0
Twenty20 43 27 492 607 28 4/26 4/26 21.67 7.40 17.5 1 0 0
Career statistics
First-class debut Hampshire v Lancashire at Southampton, May 24-26, 2011 scorecard
Last First-class Worcestershire v Gloucestershire at Worcester, Aug 15-17, 2014 scorecard
List A debut Hampshire v Leicestershire at Southampton, Aug 17, 2010 scorecard
Last List A Kent v Gloucestershire at Canterbury, Aug 29, 2014 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Canada v Hampshire at North Sound, Jan 11, 2011 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Glamorgan v Gloucestershire at Cardiff, Jul 25, 2014 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
1/10, 65, 1/8 Glouc 2nd XI v Glam 2nd XI Bristol 15 Sep 2014 Other
1/38, 33 Gloucs v Kent Canterbury 29 Aug 2014 LA
0/36, 5 Gloucs v Derbyshire Derby 21 Aug 2014 LA
3/27, 32, 0/19 Gloucs v Worcs Worcester 15 Aug 2014 FC
0/49 Gloucs v Worcs Worcester 13 Aug 2014 LA
- Gloucs v Essex Chelmsford 8 Aug 2014 LA
1/15 Gloucs v Leics Bristol 5 Aug 2014 LA
43*, 1/33 Gloucs v Hampshire Bristol 31 Jul 2014 LA
1/45, 4 Gloucs v Yorkshire Leeds 29 Jul 2014 LA
30*, 1/27 Gloucs v Northants Cheltenham 27 Jul 2014 LA
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Born in Bordeaux but educated at the Oratory School in Berkshire, Benny Howell is a top-order batsman and handy medium-pacer who has found himself a role at Gloucestershire.

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Jun 26, 2014

Benny Howell made the best of the difficult conditions, Middlesex v Gloucestershire, NatWest T20 Blast, Lord's, June 26, 2013

Benny Howell made the best of the difficult conditions

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Jul 12, 2013

Benny Howell removed Daniel Bell-Drummond, Gloucestershire v Kent, County Championship, Division Two, Cheltenham, 3rd day, July, 12, 2013

Benny Howell removed Daniel Bell-Drummond

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May 22, 2013

Benny Howell drives on his way to 36, Worcestershire v Gloucestershire, County Championship, Division Two, New Road, 1st day, May, 22, 2013

Benny Howell drives on his way to 36

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Country Fixtures Country Results
Derbyshire v Leics at Derby
Sep 23-26, 2014 (10:30 local | 09:30 GMT | 05:30 EDT | 04:30 CDT | 02:30 PDT)
Essex v Worcs at Chelmsford
Sep 23-26, 2014 (10:30 local | 09:30 GMT | 05:30 EDT | 04:30 CDT | 02:30 PDT)
Glamorgan v Hampshire at Cardiff
Sep 23-26, 2014 (10:30 local | 09:30 GMT | 05:30 EDT | 04:30 CDT | 02:30 PDT)
Kent v Gloucs at Canterbury
Sep 23-26, 2014 (10:30 local | 09:30 GMT | 05:30 EDT | 04:30 CDT | 02:30 PDT)
Lancashire v Middlesex at Manchester
Sep 23-26, 2014 (10:30 local | 09:30 GMT | 05:30 EDT | 04:30 CDT | 02:30 PDT)
Northants v Sussex at Northampton
Sep 23-26, 2014 (10:30 local | 09:30 GMT | 05:30 EDT | 04:30 CDT | 02:30 PDT)
Warwickshire v Durham at Birmingham
Sep 23-26, 2014 (10:30 local | 09:30 GMT | 05:30 EDT | 04:30 CDT | 02:30 PDT)
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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