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Ben Wright      

Full name Ben James Wright

Born December 5, 1987, Preston, Lancashire

Current age 27 years 214 days

Major teams England Under-19s, Glamorgan, Wales Minor Counties

Nickname Bej

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm medium-fast

Height 5 ft 9 in

Education Cowbridge Comprehensive

Ben James Wright
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
First-class 88 145 10 3684 172 27.28 7285 50.56 6 16 508 14 47 0
List A 73 66 12 1332 79 24.66 1763 75.55 0 7 101 14 16 0
Twenty20 63 49 14 562 55* 16.05 544 103.30 0 1 32 11 15 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 88 13 276 174 2 1/14 1/14 87.00 3.78 138.0 0 0 0
List A 73 7 132 126 1 1/19 1/19 126.00 5.72 132.0 0 0 0
Twenty20 63 2 24 22 1 1/16 1/16 22.00 5.50 24.0 0 0 0
Career statistics
First-class debut Glamorgan v Gloucestershire at Cardiff, Sep 20-23, 2006 scorecard
Last First-class Glamorgan v Leicestershire at Cardiff, Jun 22-25, 2015 scorecard
List A debut Glamorgan v West Indies A at Ebbw Vale, Aug 9, 2006 scorecard
Last List A Surrey v Glamorgan at Guildford, Jul 27, 2014 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Warwickshire v Glamorgan at Birmingham, Jun 24, 2007 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Hampshire v Glamorgan at Southampton, Jul 3, 2015 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
12 Glamorgan v Hampshire Southampton 3 Jul 2015 T20
- Glamorgan v Somerset Taunton 28 Jun 2015 T20
18, 0 Glamorgan v Leics Cardiff 22 Jun 2015 FC
1 Glamorgan v Sussex Cardiff 21 Jun 2015 T20
0 Glamorgan v Essex Chelmsford 19 Jun 2015 T20
7, 68 Glamorgan v Surrey Guildford 15 Jun 2015 FC
- Glamorgan v Somerset Cardiff 13 Jun 2015 T20
- Glamorgan v Gloucs Bristol 12 Jun 2015 T20
29, 96 Glam 2nd XI v Middx 2nd XI Radlett 8 Jun 2015 Other
4 Glamorgan v Middlesex Cardiff 5 Jun 2015 T20
Profile

Ben Wright has forged himself a steady, if unspectacular, career as a middle-order batsman since making 72 on his Glamorgan debut in 2006. His highlight came in a 40-over cup semi-final victory over Hampshire at the Ageas Bowl when Wright plundered 47 in 28 balls to help his side to their third Lord's final. He is contracted until the end of 2015.

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Sep 7, 2013

Ben Wright cracked 47 off 28 balls, Hampshire v Glamorgan, YB40 semi-final, Ageas Bowl, September 7, 2013

Ben Wright cracked 47 off 28 balls

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Apr 10, 2013

David Willey celebrates taking the wicket of Ben Wright, Glamorgan v Northamptonshire, County Championship, Division Two, Cardiff, 1st day, April 10, 2013

David Willey celebrates taking the wicket of Ben Wright

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Apr 15, 2010

Ben Wright drags into his stumps as he tries to leave, Middlesex v Glamorgan, County Championship, Division Two, Lord's, April 15, 2010

Ben Wright drags into his stumps as he tries to leave

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Notes

NBC Denis Compton Award 2006

Tournament Results
Afghanistan v Ireland at Dubai (DSC) - Mar 24, 2012
Ireland won by 5 wickets (with 7 balls remaining)
Ireland v Namibia at Dubai (DSC) - Mar 24, 2012
Ireland won by 9 wickets (with 59 balls remaining)
Canada v Scotland at Dubai (DSC) - Mar 23, 2012
Scotland won by 4 wickets (with 0 balls remaining)
Hong Kong v U.S.A. at Dubai (CA2) - Mar 23, 2012
Hong Kong won by 77 runs
Nepal v P.N.G. at Dubai (CA) - Mar 23, 2012
Nepal won by 6 wickets (with 1 ball remaining)
Bermuda v Uganda at Dubai (CA2) - Mar 23, 2012
Bermuda won by 41 runs
Ireland v Netherlands at Dubai (DSC) - Mar 23, 2012
Ireland won by 7 wickets (with 20 balls remaining)
Italy v Kenya at Dubai (CA) - Mar 23, 2012
Kenya won by 38 runs
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