James Hildreth      

Full name James Charles Hildreth

Born September 9, 1984, Milton Keynes

Current age 30 years 230 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 187 304 23 12018 303* 42.76 31 57 168 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 187 576 492 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 Durham at Taunton, Apr 12-14, 2015 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, 8 Somerset v Durham Taunton 12 Apr 2015 FC
102 Somerset v Durham MCCU Taunton 2 Apr 2015 FC
89, 49 M.C.C. v Yorkshire Abu Dhabi 22 Mar 2015 FC
7, 9 Somerset v Yorkshire Leeds 23 Sep 2014 FC
182 Somerset v Middlesex Taunton 15 Sep 2014 FC
22, 9 Somerset v Northants Taunton 31 Aug 2014 FC
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
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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Mar 22, 2015

James Hildreth hit 15 fours in his 89, MCC v Yorkshire, Champion County match, Abu Dhabi, 1st day, March 22, 2015

James Hildreth hit 15 fours in his 89

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Sep 16, 2014

John Simpson caught James Hildreth attempting to reverse sweep, Somerset v Middlesex, County Championship, Division One, Taunton, 2nd day, September 16, 2014

John Simpson caught James Hildreth attempting to reverse sweep

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Sep 16, 2014

James Hildreth reached his hundred during a stand worth 170 with Peter Trego, Somerset v Middlesex, County Championship, Division One, Taunton, 2nd day, September 16, 2014

James Hildreth reached his hundred during a stand worth 170 with Peter Trego

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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 Sussex at Chester-le-Street - Apr 26-29
Sussex 335 Durham 103/2
Gloucs v Derbyshire at Bristol - Apr 26-29
Gloucs 275 Derbyshire 24/0
Hampshire v Notts at Southampton - Apr 26-29
Notts 301/6
Lancashire v Kent at Manchester - Apr 26-29
Lancashire 317/5
Leics v Northants at Leicester - Apr 26-29
Northants 251 Leics 102/1
Somerset v Middlesex at Taunton - Apr 26-29
Somerset 408 Middlesex 10/0
Surrey v Essex at The Oval - Apr 26-29
Surrey 293/5
Yorkshire v Warwickshire at Leeds - Apr 26-29
Warwickshire 270/4
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