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Will Jacks, the Astonishing Batsman of England

Man of the Match, Will Jacks, England vs Ireland, 2nd ODI, 2023

A series of 3 ODIs was scheduled between England vs Ireland. However, the 1st match was dropped due to rain without any result declared. But the 2nd ODI was hosted in Trent Bridge Stadium. Here, the spectators witnessed a sensational Match between England and Ireland. At the end England won a thrilling Victory with 334/8 in 50 Overs.

Whereas the leading batsman of England team Will Jacks was declared as the Man of the Match for his 94 runs in 88 balls and 0/27 in 3 overs. Jacks and P.Salt are the opening batsmen for the England team. Both of them initiated a great start for their team. And just like this now England is leading the series with 1-0.

Will Jacks
Will Jacks

Personal Information

Will Jacks (William George Jacks) was born on November 21, 1998, in Surrey, England. Jacks was fond of cricket from his childhood. After practicing cricket for years now, he is a right-hand batsman and off-spin bowler of the England Cricket team. Since Jacks started playing at a very early age, he played for every age-group possible for his City and Country.

Name William George Jacks
DOBNOV 21, 1998
Place of BirthChertsey Surrey, England
Height6 ft 1 Inch
Batting StyleRight-hand Batsman
Bowling StyleRight-arm off break
Role in the teamAll- Rounder Batsman
Personal Details

International Career

The Start of Jack’s international career was the debut in T20I Cricket in 2022 against Pakistan. Previously he was selected in the England’s ODI Squad for the series against Pakistan, but the series was abandoned due to the Corona Pandemic. Later in December 2022, he made debut in Test Cricket with the series against Pakistan. Finally, Will made debut in ODI Cricket in 2023 by selecting in the series against New Zealand. Moreover, this England vs Ireland series 2023 is the 2nd ODI series of Jack’s international career.

Will Jacks
Will Jacks

International Details of Will Jacks

National team SideEngland
1st TestDecember 1, 2022 against PAK
Last TestDecember 9, 2022 against PAK
1st ODIMarch 1, 2023 against BAN
Last ODISeptember 26, 2023 against IRL
1st T20ISeptember 23, 2022 against PAK
Last T20ISeptember 5, 2023 against NZ
International Details

Will Jacks (Career Statistics)

Match CategoryTestODIT20IFC
Total Matches24651
Scored Runs891601082.315
Average of Batting22.2540.0018.0034.55
100s/50s0/00/10/03/15
Highest Scores319440150*
Balls bowled3278462850
Total wickets61132
Average of bowling38.6672.005.0050.00
5 Wickets in innings1001
10 Wickets in a match0000
Best of bowling6/1611/181/56/161
Catches01153
Career Stats

Domestic Career

Firstly Jack was included in the England Squad for the Under-19 World Cup 2018. Also he was the Captain in the last game too.Jack started his domestic career in Surrey with List A in 2018 opposing Somerset for Royal London One-day Cup 2018. On the 3rd game, jack scored 121 against Gloucestershire. 

Whereas the 1st-class appearence was in 2018 in County Championship for Surrey. However the T20 debut of Jack for Surrey was in 2018 in T20 blast. Also he was among the squad who won County Championship in 2018.

While playing for Surrey, he also completed his 3rd T20 fifties in 15 balls against Middlesex in 2021. In addition Jack also make a record of fastest Century that too in 25 balls against Lancashire in T10 league. Also that century includes 6 sixes in an over. For PSL, he played as Squad of Islamabad United in 202.

He also played for the Oval Invincibles in The Hundred Season 2022. And he was among the squad of the Oval Invincibles who won The Hundred Season 2023.

Will Jacks
Will Jacks

Domestic Details

YearsTeam Names
2018 to PresentSurrey
2020-21Hobart Hurricanes
2021 to PresentOval Invincibles
2021-22Chattogram Challengers
2021Islamabad United
2023Pretoria Capitals
Domestic Information

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