Ben Cant
Ben Cant

Ben Cant

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Full Name: Ben Cant

Born:17 Sept 1991

Nationality: New Zealand

Playing Role: Top order RH batsmen, RA seamer

Major Teams:Otago 2nd XI, Otago Under 19s, 17s, 15s 13s, North Otago Mens, Lancaster Park CC, Newcastle CC (UK).

Full Name: Ben Cant

Born:17 Sept 1991

Nationality: New Zealand

Playing Role: Top order RH batsmen, RA seamer

Major Teams:Otago 2nd XI, Otago Under 19s, 17s, 15s 13s, North Otago Mens, Lancaster Park CC, Newcastle CC  (UK).

Entry Route: Youth Mobility Visa

Coaching Qualifications:NZC Level 1 (UK level 2)

 

 Honours/Achievements:

North Otago cricket Player of the year (2012-13)

Canterbury Under 20 best batsmen (2011-12)

Lancasrer Park CC  best all rounder (2011-12)

 

Cricket Biography:

Otago 2nd XI at age 19, after high school attended Lincoln University on the Canterbury Cricket scholarship academyand have played premier cricket in Canterbury (NZ) Dunedin (NZ) and Newcastle (UK) since then.

Highlight was making a record 395 runs in 5 matches for his North Otago minor county side, with a record high score of 197.

Ben has showed his quality as a seamer when in the 2012-13 summer taking 7-38 and then finishing up with match figures of 9 wickets. That then contributed to, along with his runs, getting him selected for the Otago Volts 2nd XI which he has played for since

 

Statistics (last 3 years):

Batting:

Team(Season) Mts Inns No Runs HS Ave
North Otago(2013-14) 5 8 0 395 197 48.95
Otago 2nd X1 2 3 0 91 46 30.33
             

 

 

 

 Bowling:

Team(Season) Mts Overs Runs Wkts BB Ave
North Otago(2012-13) 5 63.1 206 14 7-38 14.21
(2013-14) 6 19 51 5 2-25 10.20
             

 

 

 

 

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Email me at ben.cant@lincolnuni.ac.nz for full cricket cv.

Or visit my North Otago player page at http://noca.co.nz/playerstats.php?id=655#