Heather Knight      

Full name Heather Clare Knight

Born December 26, 1990, Plymouth

Current age 29 years 193 days

Major teams Diamonds, England Academy Women, England Women, Rubies

Playing role Middle-order batsman

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm offbreak

Heather Clare Knight
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests 7 13 1 386 157 32.16 930 41.50 1 2 47 0 7 0
ODIs 101 96 22 2800 106 37.83 3937 71.12 1 19 264 15 32 0
T20Is 74 64 14 1139 108* 22.78 955 119.26 1 4 113 22 25 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 7 6 227 105 4 2/25 2/25 26.25 2.77 56.7 0 0 0
ODIs 101 48 1641 1205 48 5/26 5/26 25.10 4.40 34.1 1 1 0
T20Is 74 35 519 496 20 3/9 3/9 24.80 5.73 25.9 0 0 0
Career statistics
Test debut Australia Women v England Women at Sydney, Jan 22-25, 2011 scorecard
Last Test England Women v Australia Women at Taunton, Jul 18-21, 2019 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut India Women v England Women at Mumbai, Mar 1, 2010 scorecard
Last ODI England Women v Pakistan Women at Kuala Lumpur, Dec 14, 2019 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut Sri Lanka Women v England Women at Colombo (NCC), Nov 22, 2010 scorecard
Last T20I England Women v West Indies Women at Sydney, Mar 1, 2020 scorecard
T20I statistics
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
17 ENG Women v WI Women Sydney 1 Mar 2020 WT20I # 861
62, 0/13 ENG Women v PAK Women Canberra 28 Feb 2020 WT20I # 857
108*, 0/5 ENG Women v Thai Women Canberra 26 Feb 2020 WT20I # 852
6 ENG Women v SA Women Perth 23 Feb 2020 WT20I # 849
19, 0/7 ENG Women v SL Women Adelaide 18 Feb 2020 Other T20
0/10, 45* ENG Women v NZ Women Adelaide 16 Feb 2020 Other T20
0/14, 13 ENG Women v AUS Women Melbourne 9 Feb 2020 WT20I # 842
0/10, 18 ENG Women v India Women Melbourne 7 Feb 2020 WT20I # 838
78, 0/8 ENG Women v AUS Women Canberra 1 Feb 2020 WT20I # 832
67, 1/20 ENG Women v India Women Canberra 31 Jan 2020 WT20I # 831
Profile

Heather Knight was left with big shoes to fill when she was named England captain in June 2016 following the retirement of Charlotte Edwards. It was, though, a natural progression for Knight who had been Edwards' vice-captain since 2014 and had built captaincy experience with Berkshire in county cricket and Hobart Hurricanes in the WBBL.

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Mar 11, 2020

England will defend their World Cup title in New Zealand next year

England will defend their World Cup title in New Zealand next year

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Mar 1, 2020

Heather Knight leaves the field after being run out, England v West Indies, Group B, Women's T20 World Cup, Sydney, March 1, 2020

Heather Knight leaves the field after being run out

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Mar 1, 2020

Heather Knight plays a sweep shot, England v West Indies, Group B, Women's T20 World Cup, Sydney, March 1, 2020

Heather Knight plays a sweep shot

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Notes

Awarded OBE in December 2017