James Middlebrook      

Full name James Daniel Middlebrook

Born May 13, 1977, Leeds, Yorkshire

Current age 37 years 60 days

Major teams Essex, Marylebone Cricket Club, Northamptonshire, Yorkshire

Nickname Dog

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm offbreak

Height 6 ft 1 in

Education Crawshaw, Pudsey

James Daniel Middlebrook
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
First-class 214 310 43 7565 127 28.33 10 34 107 0
List A 187 127 43 1686 57* 20.07 0 1 49 0
Twenty20 100 65 21 578 43 13.13 502 115.13 0 0 32 23 25 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 214 33122 17229 446 6/78 38.63 3.12 74.2 13 1
List A 187 6571 5159 142 4/27 4/27 36.33 4.71 46.2 2 0 0
Twenty20 100 86 1444 1808 51 3/13 3/13 35.45 7.51 28.3 0 0 0
Career statistics
First-class debut 1998
Last First-class Sussex v Northamptonshire at Hove, Jul 6-8, 2014 scorecard
List A debut 1998
Last List A Warwickshire v Northamptonshire at Birmingham, Aug 26, 2013 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Essex v Hampshire at Chelmsford, Jul 2, 2004 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Northamptonshire v Derbyshire at Northampton, Jul 11, 2014 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
1/22 Northants v Derbyshire Northampton 11 Jul 2014 T20
1/25, 28, 12 Northants v Sussex Hove 6 Jul 2014 FC
13 Northants v Leics Leicester 4 Jul 2014 T20
0, 1/13 Northants v Warwickshire Northampton 3 Jul 2014 T20
1/57, 0, 0/50, 22 Northants v Middlesex Lord's 29 Jun 2014 FC
0/15 Northants v Durham Northampton 27 Jun 2014 T20
0/115, 0, 20 Northants v Lancashire Manchester 22 Jun 2014 FC
2/26, 1 Northants v Lancashire Manchester 20 Jun 2014 T20
33, 3/120, 50 Northants v Warwickshire Northampton 15 Jun 2014 FC
70, 0/69, 6 Northants v Yorkshire Northampton 31 May 2014 FC
Profile

James Middlebrook is an established county professional, who has claimed over 400 first-class wickets with his offspin. He is also a very useful batsman, who has nine first-class centuries batting down the order. He began his career with Yorkshire, where his father, Ralph, was a key figure at the academy, but found opportunities limited before a fruitful eight-year stint at Essex. He moved to Northamptonshire before the 2010 season. As he gained in experience, Middlebrook's batting became ever more reliable, and he regularly filled in as an opener.
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May 18, 2014

James Middlebrook was bowled by Toby Roland-Jones, Northamptonshire v Middlesex, County Championship, Division One, Wantage Road, May 18, 2014

James Middlebrook was bowled by Toby Roland-Jones

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Apr 22, 2014

James Middlebrook made a patient half-century, Yorkshire v Northamptonshire, County Championship, Division One, Headingley, 3rd day, April 22, 2014

James Middlebrook made a patient half-century

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Apr 15, 2014

James Middlebrook stemmed Durham's progress with four wickets, Northamptonshire v Durham, County Championship Division One, Northampton, 3rd day, April 15, 2014

James Middlebrook stemmed Durham's progress with four wickets

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Tour Results
England v Australia at Manchester - Jul 10, 2012
England won by 7 wickets (with 11 balls remaining) (D/L method)
England v Australia at Chester-le-Street - Jul 7, 2012
England won by 8 wickets (with 13 balls remaining)
England v Australia at Birmingham - Jul 4, 2012
Match abandoned without a ball bowled
England v Australia at The Oval - Jul 1, 2012
England won by 6 wickets (with 26 balls remaining)
England v Australia at Lord's - Jun 29, 2012
England won by 15 runs
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