Full name James Everett Sharples
Born December 26, 1890, Pendlebury, Lancashire
Died March 23, 1969, Bishop's Castle, Craven Arms, Shropshire (aged 78 years 87 days)
Major teams Glamorgan
|First-class span||1922 - 1922|
James Sharples made the briefest of first-class appearances, scoring 0 in his only innings against Leicestershire in 1922. He had played for Hythe CC in Kent before moving to Wales to work at the National Oil Refinery. He left to work in Egypt and then Turkey in the late 1920s and his date and place of death are unknown.
Is the Universe Boss ready to hang up his boots? Not quite - poor year or not
Also, what is the record for the number of sixes hit in a T20 match?