John Simpson      

Full name John Andrew Simpson

Born July 13, 1988, Bury, Lancashire

Current age 26 years 12 days

Major teams England Under-19s, Lancashire, Lancashire 2nd XI, Marylebone Cricket Club, Marylebone Cricket Club Young Cricketers, Middlesex, Middlesex 2nd XI

Batting style Left-hand bat

Fielding position Wicketkeeper

John Andrew Simpson
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
First-class 78 122 17 3259 143 31.03 6779 48.07 4 18 411 19 239 16
List A 42 28 6 567 82 25.77 649 87.36 0 3 53 6 26 5
Twenty20 40 31 6 386 60* 15.44 352 109.65 0 1 28 8 21 9
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 78 - - - - - - - - - - - -
List A 42 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Twenty20 40 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Career statistics
First-class debut Northamptonshire v Middlesex at Northampton, Sep 2-4, 2009 scorecard
Last First-class Yorkshire v Middlesex at Scarborough, Jul 19-22, 2014 scorecard
List A debut Kent v Middlesex at Canterbury, Aug 9, 2009 scorecard
Last List A Middlesex v Leicestershire at Lord's, Aug 26, 2013 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Middlesex v Sussex at Lord's, Jun 28, 2009 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Middlesex v Surrey at Lord's, Jul 24, 2014 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
1, 3c/2s Middlesex v Surrey Lord's 24 Jul 2014 T20
1c/0s, 110, 0c/1s, 61 Middlesex v Yorkshire Scarborough 19 Jul 2014 FC
12*, 1c/0s Middlesex v Hampshire Southampton 11 Jul 2014 T20
0, 2c/0s, 29*, 0c/0s Middlesex v Somerset Uxbridge 7 Jul 2014 FC
0c/0s Middlesex v Glamorgan Richmond 3 Jul 2014 T20
67, 1c/1s, 11*, 0c/0s Middlesex v Northants Lord's 29 Jun 2014 FC
6, 0c/0s Middlesex v Sussex Hove 27 Jun 2014 T20
0c/0s Middlesex v Gloucs Lord's 26 Jun 2014 T20
9* Middlesex v Essex Chelmsford 20 Jun 2014 T20
0c/0s Middlesex v Somerset The Oval 18 Jun 2014 T20
Profile

John Simpson played first-team Lancashire league cricket for Haslingden when only ten years old and went on to represent Lancashire in every age group from Under-11 upwards. Yet, despite appearing for Lancashire seconds and earning his first England Under-19s call-up for the 2005 tour of Bangladesh, it took a move to Middlesex to realise his ambition of becoming a professional cricketer. Initially given a short contract at Lord's, the left-handed batsman-keeper really came into his own during the 2011 season when 869 runs at 43.45 and 65 victims behind the stumps played a big part in the county's promotion campaign. Division One runs proved harder to come by but Simpson's keeping almost always impressed.
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Sep 11, 2013

Steven Mullaney cuts as John Simpson looks on, Middlesex v Nottinghamshire, County Championship, Division One, Lord's, 1st day, September 11, 2013

Steven Mullaney cuts as John Simpson looks on

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May 23, 2013

John Simpson made 42 to help Middlesex fight back from 35 for 5, Durham v Middlesex, County Championship, Division One, Chester-le-Street, 2nd day, May 23, 2013

John Simpson made 42 to help Middlesex fight back from 35 for 5

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Apr 11, 2013

John Simpson made his first Championship fifty since 2011, Nottinghamshire v Middlesex, County Championship, Division One, Trent Bridge, 2nd day, April 11, 2013

John Simpson made his first Championship fifty since 2011

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Notes

NBC Denis Compton Award 2004,2011

Country Fixtures Country Results
North Division: Durham v Northants at Chester-le-Street
Jul 25, 2014 (17:30 local | 16:30 GMT | 12:30 EDT | 11:30 CDT | 09:30 PDT)
South Division: Essex v Sussex at Chelmsford
Jul 25, 2014 (17:30 local | 16:30 GMT | 12:30 EDT | 11:30 CDT | 09:30 PDT)
South Division: Glamorgan v Gloucs at Cardiff
Jul 25, 2014 (17:30 local | 16:30 GMT | 12:30 EDT | 11:30 CDT | 09:30 PDT)
South Division: Kent v Surrey at Canterbury
Jul 25, 2014 (17:30 local | 16:30 GMT | 12:30 EDT | 11:30 CDT | 09:30 PDT)
South Division: Somerset v Middlesex at Taunton
Jul 25, 2014 (17:30 local | 16:30 GMT | 12:30 EDT | 11:30 CDT | 09:30 PDT)
North Division: Warwickshire v Leics at Birmingham
Jul 25, 2014 (17:30 local | 16:30 GMT | 12:30 EDT | 11:30 CDT | 09:30 PDT)
North Division: Worcs v Derbyshire at Worcester
Jul 25, 2014 (17:30 local | 16:30 GMT | 12:30 EDT | 11:30 CDT | 09:30 PDT)
North Division: Yorkshire v Notts at Leeds
Jul 25, 2014 (17:30 local | 16:30 GMT | 12:30 EDT | 11:30 CDT | 09:30 PDT)
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