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 looks forward to an elite quick making his home debut….

February 3, 2021

Ben Jones and Freddie Wilde preview the series in India….

February 3, 2021

Ben Jones looks at the Australian spinner’s problems at the end of matches….

January 13, 2021

Ben Jones looks closer at an innings which prompted a debate about the fundamentals of batting….

January 9, 2021

Ben Jones analyses the Indian gloveman’s work behind the stumps, after a day to forget. Today was nothing new….

January 7, 2021

Ben Jones looks at how India choked Australia’s run rate and ‘bowled dry’….

December 28, 2020

Ben Jones analyses the Indian captain’s superb ton….

December 27, 2020

Ben Jones analyses how the Indian seamers persisted with good, simple plans….

December 26, 2020

Ben Jones looks back on the key passages from the first day in Melbourne….

December 26, 2020

Ben Jones analyses India’s lowest ever Test total….

December 19, 2020