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 at a day defined by bowlers trying to find the perfect length for English conditions….

June 20, 2021

Ben Jones and Freddie Wilde analyse the opening day – sort of – at the Rose Bowl….

June 19, 2021

Ben Jones analyses the way in which India responded to historic levels of swing in Southampton….

June 19, 2021

Ben Jones and Freddie Wilde discuss the upcoming match between New Zealand and India….

June 16, 2021

Freddie Wilde, Rufus Bullough and Ben Jones look back on a historic win for the tourists….

June 14, 2021

Ben Jones analyses how Joe Root’s side succumbed to their first home Test series defeat since 2014….

June 13, 2021

CricViz founder Nathan Leamon, and CricViz Analyst Ben Jones featured sat down with Johnathan Agnew during the Edgbaston Test…

June 13, 2021

CricViz founder Nathan Leamon sat down during the Lord’s Test with Michael Atherton to discuss his role as current…

June 13, 2021

Ben Jones and Rufus Bullough discuss the opening day at Edgbaston…

June 10, 2021

Ben Jones analyses Sibley’s much-discussed technique and approach….

June 9, 2021