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 and Freddie Wilde dissect a huge win for Virat Kohli’s men in Chennai….

February 17, 2021

Ben Jones looks at how the two batsmen played on a tough surface in Chennai….

February 15, 2021

CricViz look at the decision to remove Bess from the XI for the second Test….

February 12, 2021

Ben Jones and Freddie Wilde look back on a famous English victory in Chennai….

February 10, 2021

Ben Jones analyses one of the England legend’s finest spells….

February 9, 2021

Ben Jones analyses how England managed the third innings….

February 8, 2021

Ben Jones analyses a classic off-spinner’s wicket, and how it reflects Bess’ Test career so far….

February 7, 2021

Ben Jones assesses a hard few days for the Indian off-spinner, in the absence of his bowling partner. …

February 6, 2021

Ben Jones looks at the unusual dismissal of England’s opening batsman….

February 5, 2021

Ben Jones analyses the England captain’s centenary ton….

February 5, 2021