Adam Ball

Country: England
Born: March 01, 1993, Greenwich, London
Batting Style: Right hand Bat
Bowling Style: Left arm Fast medium

Adam Ball Bio

Adam James Ball is a talented cricket player hailing from Bexley, England. Known for his aggressive left-arm fast bowling and developing skills as a lower-order batsman, Ball has been recognized as a promising young talent in the cricketing world.

Born and raised in Bexley, Ball displayed his prowess in league cricket from a very early age. His exceptional performances caught the attention of selectors, and in January 2010, he was drafted into England’s Under-19 World Cup squad. Standing out amongst his peers, Ball’s talent was further acknowledged when he was appointed captain of the side during the 2012 tournament.

Influenced by Australian cricketer Mitchell Johnson, Ball modeled his style of play after the left-arm quick. However, his favorite player remains Andrew Flintoff, a legendary all-rounder from England. Despite being a promising young footballer who played for Arsenal’s academy side from Under-9 to Under-12 level, Ball ultimately chose to commit himself to cricket.

At the age of just 16, Ball signed a three-year deal with Kent, showcasing the faith that the club had in his abilities. While he made his first-class debut in 2011, he did not feature in four-day cricket for Kent in 2012. Nevertheless, he demonstrated his growing maturity and resilience during the T20 matches that year. Remarkably, he emerged as Kent’s leading wicket-taker in the tournament, claiming 12 victims at an impressive average of 18.

Unfortunately, injury hindered Ball’s progress in 2013. However, he showcased his skills in the last County Championship match of the season, contributing a career-best score of 69 runs to help secure a significant victory over promoted Lancashire.

Throughout his career, Ball has exhibited a tenacious and determined approach to the game. His dedication and commitment have earned him several accolades, including being named the Young Player of the Year in the Kent League in 2009. However, despite his potential, Ball was released from Kent after the 2017 season.

Ball’s cricketing journey is a testament to his passion for the sport and his desire to make a mark in the cricketing world. As he continues to refine his skills and overcome challenges, it will be intriguing to see how his career unfolds in the years to come.

Adam Ball Career Stats

Adam Ball Batting Stats

Batting Matches Innings Nos Runs High Score Ave BF SR 100s 50s 4s 6s Ct St
Tests - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
T20Is - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
ODIs - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
FC 31 45 3 855 69 20.35 1928 44.34 0 4 118 4 20 0
List A 32 23 8 232 40* 15.46 283 81.97 0 0 20 2 10 0
T20s 38 18 6 142 18 11.83 134 105.97 0 0 9 4 22 0

Adam Ball Bowling Stats

Bowling Matches Innings Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10w
Tests - - - - - - - - - - - - -
T20Is - - - - - - - - - - - - -
ODIs - - - - - - - - - - - - -
FC 31 42 2268 1498 34 3/36 3/45 44.05 3.96 66.7 0 0 0
List A 32 28 933 867 22 3/36 3/36 39.4 5.57 42.4 0 0 0
T20s 38 35 588 810 27 2/18 2/18 30 8.26 21.7 0 0 0

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