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 an absorbing day of cricket at Lord’s….

June 3, 2021

Ben Jones looks at a period of new ball bowling that will be causing nerves in the Indian camp….

June 3, 2021

Ben Jones analyses a wonderful day for the New Zealand opening batsman,…

June 2, 2021

Ben Jones and Freddie Wilde look back on the opening day of the series….

June 2, 2021

The Telegraph use CricViz data to explore the way the England seamer has changed….

June 2, 2021

Freddie Wilde and Ben Jones analyse the Kiwi top order….

May 31, 2021

Ben Jones and Freddie Wilde look ahead to the two-Test series between Joe Root and Kane Williamson’s sides….

May 28, 2021

Ben Jones looks back at the Indian seamer’s 2018 series, analysing of the unluckiest campaigns in the modern era….

May 14, 2021

Ben Jones take a look at the Gloucestershire batsman’s recent record, ahead of a potential Test call-up. For England’s…

May 12, 2021

Ben Jones takes a look at the Sussex seamer’s remarkable county record….

April 27, 2021