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James Hildreth      

Full name James Charles Hildreth

Born September 9, 1984, Milton Keynes

Current age 29 years 357 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 181 294 23 11488 303* 42.39 29 55 161 0
List A 168 157 30 4300 151 33.85 6 17 63 0
Twenty20 133 124 23 2378 107* 23.54 1973 120.52 1 10 220 45 56 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 181 576 492 6 2/39 82.00 5.12 96.0 0 0 0
List A 168 150 185 6 2/26 2/26 30.83 7.40 25.0 0 0 0
Twenty20 133 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 Warwickshire at Taunton, Aug 15-18, 2014 scorecard
List A debut 2003
Last List A Surrey v Somerset at The Oval, Aug 20, 2014 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Warwickshire v Somerset at Birmingham, Jul 2, 2004 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Somerset v Middlesex at Taunton, Jul 25, 2014 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
53 Somerset v Surrey The Oval 20 Aug 2014 LA
15, 26 Somerset v Warwickshire Taunton 15 Aug 2014 FC
3 Somerset v Glamorgan Taunton 12 Aug 2014 LA
42* Somerset v Sussex Taunton 10 Aug 2014 LA
14* Somerset v Middlesex Lord's 7 Aug 2014 LA
16* Somerset v Warwickshire Birmingham 5 Aug 2014 LA
3 Somerset v Kent Taunton 31 Jul 2014 LA
27 Somerset v Notts Nottingham 29 Jul 2014 LA
146* Somerset v Durham Taunton 27 Jul 2014 LA
18* Somerset v Middlesex Taunton 25 Jul 2014 T20
Profile

For any batsman, Taunton is the ideal place to launch a career. There was much expected of James Hildreth from age-group level, and his 101 and 72 in just his second County Championship match, against a Durham attack that included Shoaib Akhtar, hinted at a stellar career. He has not kicked on to international cricket but developed into an entertaining and consistent run-scorer during a decade at Somerset which has seen him score over 10,000 first-class runs.

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Jul 16, 2014

James Hildreth drives into the off side, Surrey v Somerset, NatWest T20 Blast, The Oval, July 17, 2014

James Hildreth drives into the off side

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Jul 14, 2014

James Hildreth boosted Somerset with 43, Northamptonshire v Somerset, County Championship Division One, Northampton, 3rd day, July 14, 2014

James Hildreth boosted Somerset with 43

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May 26, 2014

James Hildreth fell two runs short of a hundred, Warwickshire v Somerset, County Championship, Division One, Edgbaston, 2nd day, May 26, 2014

James Hildreth fell two runs short of a hundred

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Notes

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

Country Fixtures Country Results
Derbyshire v Worcs at Derby - Aug 31-Sep 3
Derbyshire 356 Worcs 221/6
Durham v Notts at Chester-le-Street - Aug 31-Sep 3
Durham 253 & 196/7 Notts 188
Hampshire v Leics at Southampton - Aug 31-Sep 3
Leics 303 Hampshire 48/0
Kent v Glamorgan at Canterbury - Aug 31-Sep 3
Glamorgan 329 Kent 205/4
Lancashire v Yorkshire at Manchester - Aug 31-Sep 3
Lancashire 278 Yorkshire 396/5
Middlesex v Warwickshire at Lord's - Aug 31-Sep 3
Warwickshire 362/8d
Somerset v Northants at Taunton - Aug 31-Sep 3
Somerset 314 Northants 135/4
Surrey v NZ A at The Oval - Aug 31-Sep 2
Surrey 101 & 72/3 NZ A 211
1st T20I: Eng Women v SA Women at Chelmsford - Sep 1
SA Women 89/4 Eng Women 9/0 (2/20 ov)
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