Full Name: Ben William Harmison
Born: January 9 1986 , Ashington
Other teams: Durham, England Under-19s, Kent, Northumberland
Batting Style: Left-hand bat
Bowling Style: Right-arm medium
The younger brother of ex-England paceman Stephen Harmison, Ben Harmison played county cricket for Durham and Kent. The former England Under-19 international signed a professional contract with Durham in October 2005 and, unlike his brother, played as a specialist batsman in a solid 2006 season. The next summer saw him play for the first-team more regularly, scoring 251 runs in eight County Championship innings, including his maiden first-class century. Although he struggled for consistency in the next campaign, he played in 12 of Durham’s Championship matches during their inaugural tit...