Oliver Peter Stone is an English cricketer who was born on 9 October 1993 at Norwich, Norfolk in England. He is a right-handed batsman and a right arm fast bowler who plays as a bowler for his team. He has been playing for England since 2018 as a bowler in all the three formats of international cricket.
Olly Stone was born in the English town of Norwich and completed his schooling from Thorpe St. Andrew School in his city. It was here that he developed an interest in cricket and went on to play for the school teams before moving on to the county cricket clubs.
Olly Stone made his List A debut for Northamptonshire against Warwickshire on 27 May 2012 at Northampton. He got the opportunity to bat as well as bowl but failed to make an impact in the match, as he scored 0 runs and took 0 wickets in the match. The match was won by Warwickshire by 8 wickets.
The First Class debut for Olly Stone came on 30 May 2012 for Northamptonshire against Yorkshire at Leeds. He took 1 wicket in 16 overs and scored 13 runs in this match, which ended in a draw.
Olly Stone made his T20 debut against Durham on 14 July 2011, and was bowled on the first ball of his career. He fell prey to Paul Collingwood, who took a hattrick in that match. The match was also won by Durham by 97 runs.
ODI debut for Olly Stone came on 10 october 2010 against Sri lanka at Dambulla. Due to rain, the match was reduced to 15 overs and later was called off, due to which he could not play in that match.
Olly Stone played his first Test match against Ireland on 24 July 2019 and took 3 wickets in the match. The match was won by England by 143 runs.
Olly Stone started playing cricket in 2010 for his home team of Norfolk and played for 2 years. Also, he signed up for the Northamptonshire County team in 2011 and made his T20 debut for the team. He played 30 matches for Northamptonshire till 2016 and took 112 wickets in First Class Cricket. He was released by Northamptonshire following his knee injury. He was later signed by Warwickshire for 3 years in 2017 and he currently plays for them.