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All Articles by Ben Jones

After studying for a degree in English Literature, Ben started working part-time for CricViz in 2017, during the Women’s World Cup, then joined full-time the following year. Based in Oxford, he largely handles media and written analysis, as well as working alongside the Melbourne Stars in the Big Bash League. His soon-to-be-released book “Hitting Against the Spin: How Cricket Really Works” was co-written with England analyst Nathan Leamon, and uses CricViz data to explore untold truths and hidden wisdom about the game.
Ben Jones analyses the key passages from the opening day in Adelaide. …

December 17, 2020

Ben Jones analyses the approach of the Indian captain on the opening day of the series….

December 17, 2020

Ben Jones analyses Hazlewood’s unique blend of accuracy and pace….

December 15, 2020

Ahead of Australia v India, Ben Jones explores what sets pink ball Tests apart from the usual games….

December 15, 2020

Ben Jones looks at the shifting role of England’s all-rounder in T20 cricket, and the issues it’s causing….

November 20, 2020

Ben Jones looks at how the IPL’s record-winners built a T20 dynasty….

November 4, 2020

Ben Jones looks at the progress of India’s star young batsman….

October 27, 2020

Ben Jones takes a look at how Chennai Super Kings have struggled in IPL 2020….

October 21, 2020

Ben Jones looks at how Archer’s holding Rajasthan Royals together….

October 21, 2020

Ben Jones analyses the question of batting acceleration and deceleration. …

October 7, 2020