James Foster      

Full name James Savin Foster

Born April 15, 1980, Whipps Cross, Leytonstone, Essex

Current age 34 years 106 days

Major teams England, Durham MCCU, Essex, Marylebone Cricket Club, Northern Districts

Nickname Fozzy, Chief

Batting style Right-hand bat

Fielding position Wicketkeeper

Height 6 ft 0 in

Education Forest School; Durham University

James Savin Foster
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests 7 12 3 226 48 25.11 654 34.55 0 0 27 1 17 1
ODIs 11 6 3 41 13 13.66 71 57.74 0 0 0 0 13 7
T20Is 5 5 2 37 14* 12.33 32 115.62 0 0 0 1 3 3
First-class 236 356 47 11469 212 37.11 19 60 671 55
List A 195 146 39 3056 83* 28.56 0 15 217 57
Twenty20 134 109 32 1813 65* 23.54 1299 139.56 0 6 148 55 59 42
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 7 - - - - - - - - - - - -
ODIs 11 - - - - - - - - - - - -
T20Is 5 - - - - - - - - - - - -
First-class 236 84 128 1 1/122 1/122 128.00 9.14 84.0 0 0 0
List A 195 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Twenty20 134 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Career statistics
Test debut India v England at Mohali, Dec 3-6, 2001 scorecard
Last Test Australia v England at Melbourne, Dec 26-30, 2002 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut Zimbabwe v England at Harare, Oct 3, 2001 scorecard
Last ODI New Zealand v England at Christchurch, Feb 13, 2002 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut England v Netherlands at Lord's, Jun 5, 2009 scorecard
Last T20I England v West Indies at The Oval, Jun 15, 2009 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut 2000
Last First-class Essex v Hampshire at Colchester, Jul 13-16, 2014 scorecard
List A debut 2000
Last List A Worcestershire v Essex at Worcester, Jul 27, 2014 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Surrey v Essex at East Molesey, Jun 14, 2003 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Essex v Sussex at Chelmsford, Jul 25, 2014 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
1c/1s Essex v Worcs Worcester 27 Jul 2014 LA
0c/0s Essex v Sussex Chelmsford 25 Jul 2014 T20
1, 0c/0s Essex v Hampshire Chelmsford 22 Jul 2014 T20
7, 0c/0s Essex v Gloucs Cheltenham 20 Jul 2014 T20
0c/0s Essex v Glamorgan Cardiff 18 Jul 2014 T20
2c/0s, 18, 2c/0s, 0 Essex v Hampshire Colchester 13 Jul 2014 FC
36*, 1c/1s Essex v Kent Colchester 12 Jul 2014 T20
5c/0s, 29, 2c/0s, 13 Essex v Derbyshire Chesterfield 7 Jul 2014 FC
0c/1s, 9* Essex v Surrey Chelmsford 4 Jul 2014 T20
6c/0s, 54, 3c/0s Essex v Gloucs Chelmsford 29 Jun 2014 FC
Profile

James Foster was earmarked early on as an England wicketkeeper in the making, and though opportunities at the top have been intermittent he has earned a reputation as one of the best glovemen in the English game.

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Jul 12, 2014

James Foster swings on his way to 36 in 21 balls, Essex v Kent, NatWest T20 Blast, Colchester, July 12, 2014

James Foster swings on his way to 36 in 21 balls

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Jul 4, 2014

Tim Phillips had Kevin Pietersen stumped by James Foster, Essex v Surrey, NatWest T20 Blast, South Division, Chelmsford, July 4, 2014

Tim Phillips had Kevin Pietersen stumped by James Foster

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Jun 9, 2014

James Foster chipped in with a quick 46, Kent v Essex, County Championship, Division Two, Canterbury, 3rd day, June 9, 2014

James Foster chipped in with a quick 46

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Notes

NBC Denis Compton Award 2001

Country Fixtures Country Results
3rd Investec Test: England v India at Southampton - Jul 27-31
England 569/7d India 323/8
Group B: Kent v Durham at Canterbury - Jul 29
Kent won by 2 wickets (with 4 balls remaining)
Group B: Warwickshire v Sussex at Birmingham - Jul 29
Warwickshire won by 118 runs
Group B: Glamorgan v Notts at Cardiff
Jul 30, 2014 (14:00 local | 13:00 GMT | 09:00 EDT | 08:00 CDT | 06:00 PDT)
Group B: Durham v Warwickshire at Gosforth
Jul 31, 2014 (10:30 local | 09:30 GMT | 05:30 EDT | 04:30 CDT | 02:30 PDT)
Group A: Gloucs v Hampshire at Bristol
Jul 31, 2014 (10:30 local | 09:30 GMT | 05:30 EDT | 04:30 CDT | 02:30 PDT)
Group B: Middlesex v Surrey at Lord's
Jul 31, 2014 (10:30 local | 09:30 GMT | 05:30 EDT | 04:30 CDT | 02:30 PDT)
Northants v NZ A at Northampton
Jul 31, 2014 (10:30 local | 09:30 GMT | 05:30 EDT | 04:30 CDT | 02:30 PDT)
Group B: Somerset v Kent at Taunton
Jul 31, 2014 (10:30 local | 09:30 GMT | 05:30 EDT | 04:30 CDT | 02:30 PDT)
Group A: Worcs v Derbyshire at Worcester
Jul 31, 2014 (10:30 local | 09:30 GMT | 05:30 EDT | 04:30 CDT | 02:30 PDT)
Yorkshire v Sri Lanka A at Leeds
Jul 31, 2014 (10:30 local | 09:30 GMT | 05:30 EDT | 04:30 CDT | 02:30 PDT)
Group A: Essex v Leics at Chelmsford
Jul 31, 2014 (14:00 local | 13:00 GMT | 09:00 EDT | 08:00 CDT | 06:00 PDT)
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