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James Franklin      

Full name James Edward Charles Franklin

Born November 7, 1980, Wellington

Current age 35 years 231 days

Major teams New Zealand, Adelaide Strikers, Barbados Tridents, Essex, Glamorgan, Gloucestershire, Guyana Amazon Warriors, Middlesex, Mumbai Indians, Wellington

Playing role Allrounder

Batting style Left-hand bat

Bowling style Left-arm medium

Relation Aunt - JM Coulston

James Edward Charles Franklin
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests 31 46 7 808 122* 20.71 2163 37.35 1 2 82 5 12 0
ODIs 110 80 27 1270 98* 23.96 1651 76.92 0 4 97 17 26 0
T20Is 38 31 8 463 60 20.13 391 118.41 0 2 28 23 13 0
First-class 186 290 42 8931 219 36.01 21 39 97 0
List A 272 226 63 5343 133* 32.77 4 30 86 0
Twenty20 189 169 41 3759 90 29.36 2991 125.67 0 14 243 152 61 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 31 54 4767 2786 82 6/119 7/117 33.97 3.50 58.1 6 3 0
ODIs 110 97 3848 3354 81 5/42 5/42 41.40 5.22 47.5 0 1 0
T20Is 38 26 327 417 20 4/15 4/15 20.85 7.65 16.3 1 0 0
First-class 186 24039 12736 457 7/14 27.86 3.17 52.6 14 1
List A 272 9083 7485 217 5/42 5/42 34.49 4.94 41.8 3 2 0
Twenty20 189 141 2031 2826 93 5/21 5/21 30.38 8.34 21.8 1 1 0
Career statistics
Test debut New Zealand v Pakistan at Auckland, Mar 8-12, 2001 scorecard
Last Test South Africa v New Zealand at Cape Town, Jan 2-4, 2013 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut New Zealand v Zimbabwe at Taupo, Jan 2, 2001 scorecard
Last ODI England v New Zealand at Cardiff, Jun 16, 2013 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut New Zealand v West Indies at Auckland, Feb 16, 2006 scorecard
Last T20I England v New Zealand at The Oval, Jun 27, 2013 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut 1998/99
Last First-class Middlesex v Hampshire at Northwood, May 29-Jun 1, 2016 scorecard
List A debut 1999/00
Last List A Glamorgan v Middlesex at Cardiff, Jun 14, 2016 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Glamorgan v Gloucestershire at Cardiff, Jul 14, 2004 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Kent v Middlesex at Canterbury, Jun 24, 2016 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
1, 1/31 Middlesex v Kent Canterbury 24 Jun 2016 T20
0, 1/22 Middlesex v Somerset Lord's 23 Jun 2016 T20
0/5, 39 Middlesex v Surrey The Oval 17 Jun 2016 T20
- Middlesex v Sussex Lord's 16 Jun 2016 T20
12, 3/34 Middlesex v Glamorgan Cardiff 14 Jun 2016 LA
2/33, 28 Middlesex v Sussex Hove 12 Jun 2016 LA
10, 0/22 Middlesex v Essex Chelmsford 10 Jun 2016 T20
0/33 Middlesex v Gloucs Bristol 8 Jun 2016 LA
40, 1/25 Middlesex v Hampshire Radlett 7 Jun 2016 LA
0, 1/26 Middlesex v Gloucs Northwood 2 Jun 2016 T20
Profile

James Franklin began his career as a left-arm medium-fast bowler who could swing the ball, before morphing into an effective allrounder, particularly in limited-overs cricket. He was introduced to international cricket when barely out of his teens after New Zealand suffered a run of injuries, making his one-day debut in 2000-01 and playing two home Tests against Pakistan the same season, but he struggled to make an impact and lost his place after the Sharjah Cup in April 2002. Back in domestic cricket he worked on his batting, which he had neglected, and filled out generally.

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Sep 10, 2015

James Franklin resisted with a half-century, Middlesex v Yorkshire, County Championship, Division One, Lord's, 2nd day, September 10, 2015

James Franklin resisted with a half-century

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Apr 27, 2015

James Franklin clips into the leg side, Somerset v Middlesex, County Championship, Division One, Taunton, 2nd day, April 27, 2015

James Franklin clips into the leg side

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Dec 7, 2014

Wellington Firebirds with the Georgie Pie Super Smash trophy, Auckland v Wellington, Georgie Pie Super Smash final, Hamilton, December 7, 2014

Wellington Firebirds with the Georgie Pie Super Smash trophy

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Country Fixtures Country Results
Zimbabwe A v N Zealanders at Bulawayo
Jul 22-24, 2016 (10:00 local | 08:00 GMT | 04:00 EDT | 03:00 CDT | 01:00 PDT)
1st Test: Zimbabwe v New Zealand at Bulawayo
Jul 28-Aug 1, 2016 (10:00 local | 08:00 GMT | 04:00 EDT | 03:00 CDT | 01:00 PDT)
2nd Test: Zimbabwe v New Zealand at Bulawayo
Aug 6-10, 2016 (10:00 local | 08:00 GMT | 04:00 EDT | 03:00 CDT | 01:00 PDT)
1st Test: South Africa v New Zealand at Durban
Aug 19-23, 2016
2nd Test: South Africa v New Zealand at Centurion
Aug 27-31, 2016
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