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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 an innings of curiously good fortune, and remarkable character. Rory Burns’ first Test century was impressive…

August 2, 2019

Ben Jones looks at the individual records between some of the players in this upcoming Ashes series. ANDERSON TO…

July 29, 2019

Ben Jones analyses what’s going on with Bairstow’s Test method. Life is about sacrifice. It’s about looking at what…

July 25, 2019

Ben Jones analyses another distressing day for English Test batsmen. Why does this keep happening?  Why do England keep…

July 24, 2019

Ben Jones analyses how the Sri Lankan legend is still cutting it in the elite. This was supposed to…

June 22, 2019