Tom Wells

Country: England
Born: March 15, 1993, Grantham, Lincolnshire
Batting Style: Right hand Bat
Bowling Style: Right arm Medium fast
Playing role: Bowling Allrounder

Tom Wells Bio

Thomas Joshua Wells, born and raised in England, is a cricket player known for his versatility as a seam-bowling all-rounder. Born into a family with a strong sporting background, Wells has been associated with the sport from a young age.

The son of the former Leicester Tigers rugby captain and coach, John Wells, who later became the forwards coach of the England national team, Tom grew up surrounded by sports. With his father’s guidance and influence, Wells discovered his passion for cricket, particularly excelling in his seam-bowling skills. His dedication and talent led him to join Leicestershire at the U-13 level, kick-starting his journey in professional cricket.

Wells began turning heads with his impressive performances for the Second XI in 2012. His notable displays caught the attention of the selectors, earning him a senior competitive debut in a CB40 match against Gloucestershire. This opportunity showcased Wells’ abilities on a larger stage, setting the tone for his future endeavors.

As the 2013 season drew to a close, Wells had a breakthrough moment that highlighted his individual brilliance. During a match against Hampshire, he displayed exemplary batting skills by scoring an impressive 82 runs in a total of 184. Despite Leicestershire’s loss in the match, the innings stood out as a testament to Wells’ talent and potential.

Wells mostly found his opportunities in the NatWest T20 Blast, where he consistently showcased his explosive batting style. One of his most memorable knocks came in 2015 against Derby, where he scored a scintillating unbeaten 64 runs from just 28 balls. This performance not only solidified his position as a formidable batsman but also displayed his ability to turn the game around with his aggressive play.

However, despite his promising career at Leicestershire, Wells faced a setback in 2018 when the team released him. While this turn of events may have been disheartening, Wells continued to pursue his passion for cricket, seeking new opportunities to prove himself in the sport.

Throughout his career, Wells’ contributions to the game have not gone unnoticed. His talent and determination have been recognized by cricket enthusiasts and the sporting community alike. Although his stint at Leicestershire may have come to an end, Wells remains an aspirational figure for aspiring young cricketers in England.

Outside his cricketing career, there is limited information available about Wells’ personal life. However, his determination, versatility, and passion for the sport are evident in every aspect of his professional journey. As he continues to chase his dreams, Thomas Joshua Wells remains a name to watch out for in the cricketing world.

Tom Wells Career Stats

Tom Wells Batting Stats

Batting Matches Innings Nos Runs High Score Ave BF SR 100s 50s 4s 6s Ct St
Tests - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
T20Is - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
ODIs - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
FC 17 27 2 522 87* 20.88 931 56.06 0 2 69 4 8 0
List A 32 29 9 647 69 32.35 702 92.16 0 3 44 22 8 0
T20s 62 47 13 631 64* 18.55 507 124.45 0 2 29 32 36 0

Tom Wells Bowling Stats

Bowling Matches Innings Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10w
Tests - - - - - - - - - - - - -
T20Is - - - - - - - - - - - - -
ODIs - - - - - - - - - - - - -
FC 17 23 1168 858 19 4/46 4/46 45.15 4.4 61.4 1 0 0
List A 32 18 760 880 17 3/44 3/44 51.76 6.94 44.7 0 0 0
T20s 62 16 142 240 4 1/5 1/5 60 10.14 35.5 0 0 0

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