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 how the away team adapted their game for touring conditions – and so did the hosts….

July 10, 2020

The CricViz Cricket Podcast Bitesize Review of Day Two in Southampton….

July 9, 2020

Ben Jones analyses how the West Indies captain has mastered lateral movement….

July 9, 2020

Ben Jones looks at what Broad being rested says about where English cricket is headed. We have all experienced…

July 8, 2020

Ben Jones analyses the technical issues behind the Caribbean batsman’s poor Test record….

July 7, 2020

Ben Jones looks at the rise and fall of the former England batsman….

July 2, 2020

Ben Jones looks at the similarities and differences between two T20 stars. Babar Azam and Virat Kohli are the…

February 19, 2020

Ben Jones analyses whether or not the red ball genius should be in the T20 side. After a year…

October 25, 2019

Ben Jones casts his eye over who needs what in Sunday’s draft. Trent Rockets Draft Position: 1st Red Ball…

October 18, 2019

Ben Jones analyses how to dismiss the Australian legend. It’s the question on the lips of a nation. How…

August 6, 2019