Tom Helm

Country: England
Born: May 07, 1994, Stoke Mandeville Hospital, Buckinghamshire
Batting Style: Right hand Bat
Bowling Style: Right arm Fast medium
Playing role: Bowler

Tom Helm Bio

Thomas George Helm, widely known as Tom Helm, is an exceptional cricket player from England. Born on June 10, 1994, Helm is a fast bowler who is renowned for his ability to generate pace and bounce. Throughout his career, he has consistently been regarded as one of the most promising fast bowlers in England, earning recognition for his strong and repeatable action on the field.

Helm’s journey in professional cricket began when he signed for Middlesex in 2012 at the tender age of 18. Just a year later, he made his first-class debut against Yorkshire at Headingley, leaving a remarkable impression as he finished the match with match figures of 5 for 78. This early success showcased Helm’s immense talent and potential, solidifying his position as a rising star in the cricketing world.

However, Helm’s career experienced a series of setbacks and challenges that hindered his progress. He had a brief loan spell at Glamorgan in 2014 before ultimately suffering a stress fracture that limited his appearances for Middlesex. Despite the hurdles he faced, Helm refused to let adversity define his career, demonstrating his unwavering dedication and resilience.

In 2016, Helm encountered yet another setback when he sustained an ankle injury, forcing him to miss the remainder of the summer season. Nonetheless, his talent was recognized by the England selectors, who invited him to join the Lions tour to Sri Lanka. Helm approached the tour with modest ambitions, his main goal being to remain injury-free. Yet, he exceeded expectations by delivering exceptional performances, including an outstanding 5 for 33 against Sri Lanka A in Colombo. This remarkable achievement not only impressed his teammates and critics but also marked one of the best bowling figures in 30 years of Lions cricket.

Following his successful Lions tour, Helm continued to shine during the English summer season. He topped the T20 averages and showcased his prowess across all three formats, accomplishing maiden five-fors along the way. The 2022 season proved to be one of Helm’s most impressive periods to date. He claimed 29 wickets at a remarkable average of 21.96 in the Championship, exemplifying his exceptional bowling skills. Additionally, Helm thrived in the Hundred, leaving a lasting impact with figures of 4 for 17 against Birmingham Phoenix.

Throughout his career, Helm has consistently demonstrated his passion for cricket and his determination to overcome any obstacles that come his way. Despite facing numerous injuries and setbacks, he remains a resilient and highly talented individual, highly regarded not only in England but also on the international stage. As Helm continues to evolve and make significant contributions to the sport, cricket enthusiasts eagerly anticipate the next chapter in his remarkable journey.

Tom Helm Career Stats

Tom Helm Batting Stats

Batting Matches Innings Nos Runs High Score Ave BF SR 100s 50s 4s 6s Ct St
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T20Is - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
ODIs - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
FC 50 71 17 928 52 17.18 1897 48.91 0 3 116 9 15 0
List A 40 24 8 206 30 12.87 289 71.28 0 0 15 2 15 0
T20s 89 40 22 215 28* 11.94 211 101.89 0 0 15 3 15 0

Tom Helm Bowling Stats

Bowling Matches Innings Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10w
Tests - - - - - - - - - - - - -
T20Is - - - - - - - - - - - - -
ODIs - - - - - - - - - - - - -
FC 50 88 8009 4296 144 6/110 9/146 29.83 3.21 55.6 1 5 0
List A 40 39 1816 1742 56 5/33 5/33 31.1 5.75 32.4 2 2 0
T20s 89 86 1724 2639 100 5/11 5/11 26.39 9.18 17.2 1 1 0

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