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Benny Howell      

Full name Benny Alexander Cameron Howell

Born October 5, 1988, Bordeaux, France

Current age 31 years 357 days

Major teams Gloucestershire, Gloucestershire 2nd XI, Hampshire, Hampshire 2nd XI, Khulna Titans, 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 86 136 13 3378 163 27.46 6215 54.35 2 18 405 42 52 0
List A 86 72 14 2050 122 35.34 2260 90.70 1 13 138 53 27 0
T20s 119 98 29 1584 57 22.95 1271 124.62 0 4 117 52 47 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 86 103 6455 3222 96 5/57 8/96 33.56 2.99 67.2 2 1 0
List A 86 68 3043 2640 76 3/37 3/37 34.73 5.20 40.0 0 0 0
T20s 119 101 2159 2518 128 5/18 5/18 19.67 6.99 16.8 2 1 0
Career statistics
First-class debut Hampshire v Lancashire at Southampton, May 24-26, 2011 scorecard
Last First-class Gloucestershire v Worcestershire at Cheltenham, Jul 21-24, 2019 scorecard
List A debut Hampshire v Leicestershire at Southampton, Aug 17, 2010 scorecard
Last List A Gloucestershire v Australia A at Bristol, Jul 2, 2019 scorecard
T20s debut Canada v Hampshire at North Sound, Jan 11, 2011 scorecard
Last T20s Gloucestershire v Somerset at Bristol, Sep 20, 2020 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
1/23, 21 Gloucs v Somerset Bristol 20 Sep 2020 T20
1/37, 5* Gloucs v Glamorgan Cardiff 18 Sep 2020 T20
49*, 1/58 Gloucs v Somerset Taunton 13 Sep 2020 T20
1, 0/18 Gloucs v Surrey The Oval 9 Aug 2019 T20
1/20, 25* Gloucs v Kent Bristol 7 Aug 2019 T20
28, 0/25 Gloucs v Sussex Bristol 4 Aug 2019 T20
2/13, 4* Gloucs v Essex Bristol 2 Aug 2019 T20
1/39, 15 Gloucs v Glamorgan Cardiff 1 Aug 2019 T20
1/40, 33 Gloucs v Middlesex Cheltenham 25 Jul 2019 T20
36, 0/11, 4, 2/32 Gloucs v Worcs Cheltenham 21 Jul 2019 FC
Profile

Benny Howell is a citizen of the world who for a while felt he belonged nowhere: born in Bordeaux, educated at the Oratory School in Berkshire, and with Australian and UK passports, he was almost lost to the game. Instead, alongside his middle-order batting, his individualistic, experimental medium-pace has gained such prominence at Gloucestershire that he can fairly be regarded as one of the world's most innovative T20 specialists.

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Sep 13, 2020

Benny Howell drives through the covers, Somerset v Gloucestershire, Vitality Blast, Taunton, September 13, 2020

Benny Howell drives through the covers

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Sep 13, 2020

Benny Howell slashes through the off side, Somerset v Gloucestershire, Taunton, T20 Blast, September 13, 2020

Benny Howell made 49 not out in his first appearance since August 2019

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Jul 19, 2019

Benny Howell wheels away in celebration, Gloucestershire v Glamorgan, Vitality Blast, July 19, 2019

Benny Howell wheels away in celebration

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