James Franklin      

Full name James Edward Charles Franklin

Born November 7, 1980, Wellington

Current age 35 years 93 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 181 286 41 8843 219 36.09 21 39 92 0
List A 268 223 63 5263 133* 32.89 4 30 85 0
Twenty20 182 163 40 3687 90 29.97 2930 125.83 0 14 239 150 60 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 181 23589 12502 456 7/14 27.41 3.17 51.7 14 1
List A 268 8948 7360 211 5/42 5/42 34.88 4.93 42.4 3 2 0
Twenty20 182 136 1953 2720 90 5/21 5/21 30.22 8.35 21.7 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 Worcestershire v Middlesex at Worcester, Sep 22-24, 2015 scorecard
List A debut 1999/00
Last List A Middlesex v Glamorgan at Lord's, Aug 17, 2015 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Glamorgan v Gloucestershire at Cardiff, Jul 14, 2004 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Middlesex v Surrey at Lord's, Jul 23, 2015 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
28* Leo Lions v Libra Lngds Sharjah 7 Feb 2016 Other T20
17 Leo Lions v Sagittarius Sharjah 6 Feb 2016 Other T20
44*, 0/8 Leo Lions v Virgo SKings Sharjah 4 Feb 2016 Other T20
35 Leo Lions v Arabians Dubai (DSC) 30 Jan 2016 Other T20
31 Leo Lions v Commanders Dubai (DSC) 29 Jan 2016 Other T20
0, 0/19, 4 Middlesex v Worcs Worcester 22 Sep 2015 FC
12, 0/18, 63, 0/7 Middlesex v Yorkshire Lord's 9 Sep 2015 FC
8, 16 Middlesex v Warwickshire Birmingham 1 Sep 2015 FC
16, 3, 0/18 Middlesex v Durham Chester-le-Street 21 Aug 2015 FC
0/20 Middlesex v Glamorgan Lord's 17 Aug 2015 LA
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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Results
Canterbury v Auckland at Auckland - Mar 26-29, 2012
Match drawn
Central D v Northern D at Napier - Mar 26-29, 2012
Central D won by 252 runs
Otago v Wellington at Dunedin - Mar 26-29, 2012
Otago won by an innings and 64 runs
Auckland v Northern D at Auckland - Mar 18-21, 2012
Match drawn
Otago v Canterbury at Dunedin - Mar 18-21, 2012
Match drawn
Wellington v Central D at Wellington - Mar 18-21, 2012
Match drawn
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