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Benny Howell      

Full name Benny Alexander Cameron Howell

Born October 5, 1988, Bordeaux, France

Current age 32 years 22 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 121 99 29 1605 57 22.92 1283 125.09 0 4 118 54 51 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 121 103 2195 2546 132 5/18 5/18 19.28 6.95 16.6 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 Surrey v Gloucestershire at Birmingham, Oct 3-4, 2020 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
21, 1/12 Gloucs v Surrey Birmingham 3 Oct 2020 T20
3/16 Gloucs v Northants Bristol 1 Oct 2020 T20
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
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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Oct 4, 2020

Benny Howell gets a fist bump, Surrey vs Gloucestershire, Vitality Blast semi-final, Edgbaston, October 4, 2020

Benny Howell gets a fist bump

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Oct 4, 2020

Benny Howell pulls through the leg side, Surrey vs Gloucestershire, Vitality Blast semi-final, Edgbaston, October 4, 2020

Benny Howell pulls through the leg side

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Oct 1, 2020

Benny Howell leaps in triumph after another wicket for Gloucestershire, Gloucs v Northants, Vitality Blast, quarter-final, Bristol, October 1, 2020

Benny Howell leaps in triumph after another wicket for Gloucestershire

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