Full name: Tom Banton
Born: November 11, 1998, Chiltern, Buckinghamshire
Current age: 21 years 61 days
Major teams: Brisbane Heat, England Under-19s, Somerset 2nd XI, Warwickshire 2nd XI,
Warwickshire Under-13s, Warwickshire Under-14s, Warwickshire Under-15s,
Warwickshire Under-17s, PSL Peshawar Zalmi Team.
National side: England
Playing role: Opening batsman
Batting style: Right-hand bat
Fielding position: Wicketkeeper
Tom Banton was the breakout star of the 2019 local season as his colorful stroke-making at the highest point of the Somerset request shot him into England’s T20 squad and drew consideration from establishments from around the globe. A tall, imaginative player who has drawn normal examinations with Kevin Pietersen and Jos Buttler, Banton’s most attractive shots are his hockey-propelled turn around slaps and scoops, however, he is similarly skilled driving straight down the ground and hitting through midwicket.
Banton was a piece of Warwickshire’s institute before moving south to complete his tutoring at King’s College, Taunton, and before long established a connection subsequent to exchanging areas. He captained England’s Under-19 side in the frustrating 2018 World Cup and demonstrated flashes of his capacity in Somerset hues the accompanying summer.
However, it was in 2019 that he made his genuine achievement. In the wake of making specialized changes under the mentorship of Marcus Trescothick, he scored 454 runs in Somerset’s triumphant One-Day Cup battle, including scores of 112, 59 and 69 in the three knockouts games, before whipping 549 more in the Vitality Blast. His broadcast 52-ball 100 against Kent was the innings of the competition, and an England call came toward the finish of the period.
Batting and fielding averages
|List A one-day||18||17||0||524||112||30.82||607||86.33||2||3||54||13||14||1|
|List A Twenty20||26||25||1||815||100||33.95||511||159.49||1||6||88||41||11||3|
|List A one-day||18||0||0.0||0||0||–||–||0||0||0|
|List A Twenty20||26||0||0.0||0||0||–||–||0||0||0|
|Bat & Bowl||Team||Opposition||Ground||Match Date||Scorecard|
|17||Heat||v Hurricanes||Brisbane||9 Jan 2020||T20|
|56||Heat||v Syd Thunder||Sydney||6 Jan 2020||T20|
|8||Heat||v Hurricanes||Hobart||3 Jan 2020||T20|
|7||Heat||v Scorchers||Carrara||1 Jan 2020||T20|
|64||Heat||v Melb Stars||Carrara||20 Dec 2019||T20|
|0c/0s, 16||Heat||v Syd Thunder||Brisbane||17 Dec 2019||T20|
|80||Qalandars||v Tuskers||Abu Dhabi||21 Nov 2019||Other OD|
|9||Qalandars||v Gladiators||Abu Dhabi||19 Nov 2019||Other OD|
|4||Qalandars||v Arabians||Abu Dhabi||17 Nov 2019||Other OD|
|53*||Qalandars||v Warriors||Abu Dhabi||16 Nov 2019||Other OD|