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Ian Bell

Ian Bell

Born April 11, 1982 Walsgrave, Coventry, Warwickshire
Age 33 Years, 4 Months, 22 Days
National Side England
Batting Style Right Handed
Bowling Right-arm medium
Batting Rank Test - 33, ODI - 30, World Cup - 30
Bowling Rank Test - NA, ODI - NA, World Cup - NA
Teams Played England, England Academy, England A, England XI, MCC, Warwickshire Cricket Board, Warwickshire, England
Man of the Match Test - 3, ODI - 9, World Cup - 0, T20I - 1,
Career Span 2004 - 2015, 2004 - 2015, 2007 - 2015, 2006 - 2014,

This right-handed stylish batsman from Coventry, England, was already a star, long before he even actually made it to the national team, receiving praise from the likes of Dayle Hadlee at the age of 16. Known to be a highly talented batsman, Ian Bell is one of the few English players who has established himself in all formats of the game.

Ian Bell OVERLALL STATS

Batting & Fielding Performance

  MIN/ORHS100s50s4s6sAvgS/RCtSt
Test 115199237569235 v IND22459083843.0050.05970
ODI 161157145416141 v AUS4 355253237.8777.16540
World Cup 2121171881 v IRE0662235.9072.1640
T20I 88118860* v NZ0123226.85115.3340

Bowling Performance

  IOMRWBest3w5wAvgE/RS/R
Test 618.037611/33 v PAK0076.004.22108.00
ODI 614.408863/9 v ZIM1014.666.0014.66
World Cup 00000000000
T20I 00000000000

Ian Bell AGAINST OPPOSITION

Test

Batting & Fielding Performance

  MIN/ORHS100s50s4s/6sAvgS/RCtSt
Australia 33 60 4 1983 115 4 18 243 / 12 35.41 48.13 30 0
Bangladesh 6 7 3 633 162* 3 2 72 / 4 158.25 64.92 2 0
India 20 35 3 1343 235 4 4 176 / 8 41.96 55.58 19 0
New Zealand 13 23 3 564 110 1 2 76 / 5 28.20 36.81 14 0
Pakistan 10 19 3 739 119 4 2 71 / 2 46.18 50.03 6 0
South Africa 11 20 1 789 199 2 4 92 / 3 41.52 43.28 8 0
Sri Lanka 10 17 3 812 119* 2 8 94 / 3 58.00 57.18 9 0
West Indies 12 18 3 706 143 2 5 84 / 1 47.06 51.98 9 0
Total 115 199 23 7569 235 v IND 22 45 908/38 57.07 50.99 97 0

Bowling Performance

  IOMRWBest3w/5wAvgE/RS/R
Australia 3 8.0 2 32 0 0/8 0 / 0 - 4.00 -
India 1 1.0 0 2 0 0/2 0 / 0 - 2.00 -
Pakistan 2 9.0 1 42 1 1/33 0 / 0 42.00 4.66 54.00
Total 6 18.0 3 76 1 1/33 v PAK 0/0 14.00 3.55 18.00

ODI

World Cup

T20I

Ian Bell LOCATION WISE STATS

Test

Batting & Fielding Performance

  MIN/ORHS100s50s4s/6sAvgS/RCtSt
Away 47 85 8 3068 143 v WI 7 20 349 / 20 39.84 44.82 40 0
Home 65 108 15 4450 235 v IND 15 25 555 / 18 47.84 54.84 57 0
Neutral 3 6 0 51 29 v NZ 0 0 4 / 0 8.50 31.28 - -
Total 115 199 23 7569 235 v IND 22 45 908/38 32.06 43.65 97 0

Bowling Performance

  IOMRWBest3w/5wAvgE/RS/R
Away 4 11.0 1 56 1 1/33 v PAK 0 / 0 56.00 5.09 66.00
Home 2 7.0 2 20 0 0/2 v IND 0 / 0 - 2.85 -
Total 6 18.0 3 76 1 1/33 v PAK 0/0 28.00 3.97 33.00

ODI

World Cup

T20I

Ian Bell YEAR WISE STATS

Test

Batting & Fielding Performance

  MIN/ORHS100s50s4s/6sAvgS/RCtSt
2004 1 1 0 70 70 v WI 0 1 10 / 0 70.00 53.84 2 0
2005 10 18 2 711 162* v BAN 2 5 75 / 3 44.43 53.57 12 0
2006 11 21 3 738 119 v PAK 3 4 78 / 3 41.00 47.52 9 0
2007 11 20 1 777 109* v WI 1 7 99 / 1 40.89 53.11 9 0
2008 12 21 3 676 199 v SA 2 2 85 / 5 37.55 47.23 12 0
2009 6 10 0 319 140 v SA 1 2 33 / 2 31.90 49.61 3 0
2010 10 14 2 786 138 v BAN 2 5 90 / 4 65.50 52.26 6 0
2011 8 11 3 950 235 v IND 5 2 115 / 3 118.75 64.01 4 0
2012 14 25 5 672 116* v IND 1 6 74 / 3 33.60 39.71 7 0
2013 14 27 3 1005 113 v AUS 3 5 130 / 6 41.87 42.62 13 0
2014 8 13 0 452 167 v IND 1 3 56 / 6 34.76 61.49 11 0
2015 10 18 1 413 143 v WI 1 3 63 / 2 24.29 51.56 9 0
Total 115 199 23 7569 235 v IND 22 45 908/38 48.71 51.38 97 0

Bowling Performance

  IOMRWBest3w/5wAvgE/RS/R
2005 4 16.0 3 62 1 1/33 v PAK 0 / 0 62.00 3.87 96.00
2006 2 2.0 0 14 0 0/2 v IND 0 / 0 - 7.00 -
Total 6 18.0 3 76 1 1/33 v PAK 0/0 31.00 5.44 48.00

ODI

World Cup

T20I

Last 5 Performances

Batting Bowling Opposition Match Date
10(42) & 13(40) - v Australia Aug 20, 2015
1(6) - v Australia Aug 06, 2015
53(56) & 65*(90) - v Australia Jul 29, 2015
1(2) & 11(50) - v Australia Jul 16, 2015
1(7) & 60(89) - v Australia Jul 08, 2015

IAN BELL's profile

This right-handed stylish batsman from Coventry, England, was already a star, long before he even actually made it to the national team, receiving praise from the likes of Dayle Hadlee at the age of 16. Known to be a highly talented batsman, Ian Bell is one of the few English players who has established himself in all formats of the game.

Bell got his first call-up to the England squad in 2001 after playing just 13 first-class games. However, he made his Test debut as late as August 2004 against the West Indies. 'Belly' became an instant star scoring 70 on debut and was given an opening to the ODI circuit against Zimbabwe later that year where he impressed once again scoring 75 bagging the 'Man of the Match' award for his efforts. His first big slump in international cricket came against arch-rivals Australia where Glenn McGrath and the likes restricted him to a paltry 171 runs in 10 innings. Bell recovered rapidly from the fall and turned out to be the highest run-scorer in the subsequent series against Pakistan.

The middle-order batsman received a lot of flak for not converting starts into big innings and was doubted by most cricketing experts who pondered whether he had the talent to get to the three-figure mark. One of his characteristics was to get out softly, especially after getting himself set at the crease. A solid 110 against New Zealand and a stunning 199 against South Africa in 2008 silenced critics in an emphatic manner. He was dropped in the winter after a poor first Test against West Indies but soon restored his place in the side and went on to score a match-winning 140 against South Africa at Durban.

Over the years, Ian Bell has become one of England's most reliable middle-order batsmen in Tests and when he was sent up to be a regular opener in ODIs, he was seldom disappointing. Ian Bell's stature in the England team went up a notch when he was England's run-piler in the home Ashes series in 2013 during which he became the first man since Chris Broad in 1986 to reach triple figures in three consecutive Ashes Tests. The return Ashes saw the Poms lose the urn to the Aussies through a clean-sweep and Bell failed to blossom with the bat, scoring just two half centuries in the series. Now a senior member of the side, a lot of responsibility rests on Ian Bell's shoulders and he has carried the burden rather appreciably.