James Hildreth      

Full name James Charles Hildreth

Born September 9, 1984, Milton Keynes

Current age 31 years 351 days

Major teams England Lions, Somerset, Somerset Cricket Board

Nickname Hildy, Hildz

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm medium-fast

Height 5 ft 10 in

Education Millfield School, Glastonbury

James Charles Hildreth
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
First-class 215 350 27 14368 303* 44.48 38 66 179 0
List A 185 172 33 4668 151 33.58 6 19 68 0
Twenty20 149 139 26 2663 107* 23.56 2227 119.57 1 11 246 48 59 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 215 576 492 6 2/39 82.00 5.12 96.0 0 0 0
List A 185 150 185 6 2/26 2/26 30.83 7.40 25.0 0 0 0
Twenty20 149 12 169 247 10 3/24 3/24 24.70 8.76 16.9 0 0 0
Career statistics
First-class debut Somerset v Derbyshire at Taunton, Sep 10-13, 2003 scorecard
Last First-class Somerset v Durham at Taunton, Aug 4-6, 2016 scorecard
List A debut 2003
Last List A Somerset v Worcestershire at Taunton, Aug 17, 2016 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Warwickshire v Somerset at Birmingham, Jul 2, 2004 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Hampshire v Somerset at Southampton, Jul 29, 2016 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
- Somerset v Worcs Taunton 17 Aug 2016 LA
34, 8 Somerset v Durham Taunton 4 Aug 2016 FC
17 Somerset v Hampshire Southampton 2 Aug 2016 LA
26 Somerset v Sussex Taunton 30 Jul 2016 LA
8 Somerset v Hampshire Southampton 29 Jul 2016 T20
9 Somerset v Middlesex Taunton 26 Jul 2016 LA
21 Somerset v Glamorgan Taunton 24 Jul 2016 LA
39 Somerset v Glamorgan Cardiff 22 Jul 2016 T20
5 Somerset v Notts Nottingham 17 Jul 2016 FC
19, 11 Somerset v Middlesex Taunton 10 Jul 2016 FC
Profile

Justin Langer, who became James Hildreth's captain at Somerset, rated him quite early in his career as "an extraordinary talent" and toughened Australian cricketers of Langer's ilk don't throw around such comments without good reason. But somehow Hildreth's talent has never blossomed into England caps in any format, leaving him as arguably the most talented county batsman of his era never to have won international honours.

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Aug 4, 2016

James Hildreth cuts in the air, Somerset v Durham, County Championship, Division One, Taunton, 1st day, August 4, 2016

James Hildreth cuts in the air

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Jun 5, 2016

James Hildreth has been in fine form for Somerset, Somerset v Gloucestershire, Royal London One-Day Cup, Taunton, June 5, 2016

James Hildreth has been in fine form for Somerset

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May 16, 2016

James Hildreth plundered the Yorkshire attack, Somerset v Yorkshire, County Championship, Division One, Taunton, 2nd day, May 16, 2016

James Hildreth plundered the Yorkshire attack

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Notes

NBC Denis Compton Award 2003
NBC Denis Compton Award 2004
NBC Denis Compton Award 2005

Country Fixtures Country Results
Durham v Warwickshire at Chester-le-Street - Aug 23-26
Durham 207 Warwickshire 344/7 (116 ov)
Glamorgan v Sussex at Cardiff - Aug 23-26
Glamorgan 252 & 149/2 (45.3 ov) Sussex 283
Gloucs v Kent at Bristol - Aug 23-26
Gloucs 221 & 34/4 (16.3 ov) Kent 533/6d
Leics v Essex at Leicester - Aug 23-25
Essex won by an innings and 10 runs
Somerset v Hampshire at Taunton - Aug 23-26
Hampshire 338 Somerset 534/7 (134 ov)
Surrey v Lancashire at The Oval - Aug 23-26
Lancashire 287 & 203/8 (63 ov) Surrey 480
Worcs v Northants at Worcester - Aug 23-26
Northants 551 Worcs 195/3 (57.2 ov)
Yorkshire v Notts at Scarborough - Aug 23-26
Yorkshire 282 & 263/4d Notts 94 & 61/3 (23 ov, target 452)
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