Ben Harris (cricketer)

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Ben Harris
Personal information
Full name Ben Zinzan Harris
Born (1964-02-20) 20 February 1964 (age 53)
Christchurch, Canterbury, New Zealand
Batting style Right-hand bat
Bowling style Right-arm medium
Role Batsman
Domestic team information
Years Team
1988-1995 Canterbury
1989-1991 Otago
First class debut 29 January 1989 Canterbury v Pakistan
Last First class 14 December 1995 Canterbury v Northern Districts
List-A debut 31 December 1991 Canterbury v Northern Districts
Last List-A 18 December 1994 Canterbury v Northern Districts
Career statistics
Competition First-class List-A
Matches 35 15
Runs scored 1577 163
Batting average 22.72 20.37
100s/50s 3/5 0/1
Top score 141* 55*
Balls bowled 536 138
Wickets 6 8
Bowling average 48.83 58.00
5 wickets in innings 0 0
10 wickets in match 0 -
Best bowling 3/13 2/19
Catches/stumpings 28/0 2/0
Source: CricInfo, 8 May 2009

Ben Zinzan Harris (born 20 February 1964) is a retired New Zealand cricketer from Christchurch, Canterbury who played first class cricket for Canterbury and Otago cricket teams between 1988 and 1995. A right-hand batsman, and right-arm medium bowler, Harris played 35 first-class matches and 15 List-A games, scoring over 1,500 runs at 26.72, with three centuries, and taking six occasional wickets at 48.83. He took two more wickets in one day cricket, however only managed one half-century in his 163 runs at 20.37. His father, Zin Harris, played Test cricket for New Zealand, as did his more successful brother, Chris Harris, who played 23 Tests and 250 One Day Internationals for his country.[1]

Ben is married to Ginny and has three children: Alice born 1997, Jack born 1999, Sam born 2004.

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  1. ^ "Player Profile: Ben Harris". CricInfo. Retrieved 2009-05-08. 

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