Ben Brown      

Full name Ben Christopher Brown

Born November 23, 1988, Crawley, Sussex

Current age 32 years 1 days

Major teams England Under-19s, Sussex, Sussex 2nd XI

Playing role Wicketkeeper batsman

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Slow left-arm orthodox

Fielding position Wicketkeeper

Relation Cousin - JM Butler

Ben Christopher Brown
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
First-class 145 229 34 7673 163 39.34 12476 61.50 18 42 973 22 407 18
List A 74 58 13 1102 73* 24.48 1243 88.65 0 8 80 12 67 12
T20s 82 65 9 840 68 15.00 750 112.00 0 1 64 17 41 7
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 145 5 120 109 1 1/48 1/48 109.00 5.45 120.0 0 0 0
List A 74 - - - - - - - - - - - -
T20s 82 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Career statistics
First-class debut Sussex v Sri Lanka A at Hove, Jul 19-21, 2007 scorecard
Last First-class Surrey v Sussex at The Oval, Sep 6-9, 2020 scorecard
List A debut Sussex v Nottinghamshire at Hove, Sep 16, 2007 scorecard
Last List A Sussex v Glamorgan at Hove, May 7, 2019 scorecard
T20s debut Sussex v Kent at Hove, Jun 27, 2008 scorecard
Last T20s Sussex v Essex at Hove, Sep 14, 2020 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
1c/0s, 15* Sussex v Essex Hove 14 Sep 2020 T20
1c/0s Sussex v Kent Canterbury 12 Sep 2020 T20
0c/0s Sussex v Hampshire Southampton 10 Sep 2020 T20
51, 0c/0s, 7, 0c/1s Sussex v Surrey The Oval 6 Sep 2020 FC
26, 0c/0s, 45, 2c/0s Sussex v Middlesex Radlett 22 Aug 2020 FC
11, 2c/0s, 5, 2c/0s Sussex v Essex Hove 15 Aug 2020 FC
98, 0c/0s, 2 Sussex v Kent Canterbury 8 Aug 2020 FC
0, 2c/0s, 25, 2c/0s Sussex v Hampshire Hove 1 Aug 2020 FC
33 Sussex v Worcs Hove 23 Sep 2019 FC
1c/0s, 0, 3c/0s, 29* Sussex v Derbyshire Derby 16 Sep 2019 FC
Profile

Ben Brown's career blossomed in 2015 when he gained a reputation as one of the best wicketkeeper-batsmen in the country. In the shake-up that followed Sussex's relegation from the Championship, he was also named as vice-captain and hailed by the county's new head coach Mark Davis as "a natural leader". His accession following the retirement of Matt Prior was complete.

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Jun 18, 2019

Ben Brown bats as Ben Cox looks on, Worcestershire v Sussex, County Championship Division Two, Chester Road, Kidderminster, June 18, 2019

Ben Brown of Sussex bats as Ben Cox of Worcestershire looks on

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Sep 4, 2018

Ben Brown drives, Sussex v Leicestershire, Specsavers Championship, Division Two, Hove, September 4, 2018

Ben Brown drives

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May 7, 2018

Ben Brown produced a match-winning innings, Sussex v Middlesex, Specsavers Championship, Division Two, Hove, May 7, 2018

Ben Brown produced a match-winning innings

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Notes

NBC Denis Compton Award 2010