|Full name||Christopher David James Dent|
|Born||20 January 1991|
|Height||5 ft 9 in (1.75 m)|
|Bowling||Slow left-arm orthodox|
|Domestic team information|
|2009–present||Gloucestershire (squad no. 15)|
|FC debut||15 April 2010 Gloucestershire v Northamptonshire|
|LA debut||27 September 2009 Gloucestershire v Nottinghamshire|
Source: ESPNcricinfo, 29 September 2019
Dent played for Gloucestershire at Under-15 and Under-17 level as a member of their academy squad, while playing club cricket for Thornbury in the West of England Premier League. Dent played for the Gloucestershire Second XI from 2007, before signing his first professional contract with the club in August 2009.
In 2009 Dent was selected for the England Under-19 tour of Bangladesh, and in January 2010 was a member of the England squad at the Under 19 Cricket World Cup.
Dent played in nearly all of Gloucestershire's games for 2013, averaging 45.12 with the bat scoring a total of 1,128 runs, the first time he had scored 1000 runs in a season.
At the start of the 2018 season, Dent was appointed club captain for both the County Championship and the One Day Cup competitions.
Career Best PerformancesEdit
as of 26 June 2019
|FC||268||Gloucestershire v Glamorgan||Bristol||2015||2-21||Gloucestershire v Sussex||Hove||2016|
|LA||151*||Gloucestershire Gladiators v Glamorgan||Cardiff||2013||4-43||Gloucestershire Gladiators v Leicestershire Foxes||Bristol||2012|
|T20||63*||Gloucestershire Gladiators v Glamorgan||Cheltenham||2013||1-4||Gloucestershire Gladiators v Hampshire||Southampton||2014|
- "Gloucestershire sign academy pair". Cricinfo. 18 August 2009. Retrieved 10 April 2010.
- "Chris Dent: Batsman named Gloucestershire captain after signing new two-year deal". BBC Sport. 13 March 2018. Retrieved 31 August 2018.