James Foster      

Full name James Savin Foster

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

Current age 34 years 2 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 225 340 46 10924 212 37.15 19 56 633 53
List A 193 145 38 3044 83* 28.44 0 15 216 56
Twenty20 120 101 28 1686 65* 23.09 1212 139.10 0 6 139 51 55 40
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 7 - - - - - - - - - - - -
ODIs 11 - - - - - - - - - - - -
T20Is 5 - - - - - - - - - - - -
First-class 225 84 128 1 1/122 1/122 128.00 9.14 84.0 0 0 0
List A 193 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Twenty20 120 - - - - - - - - - - - -
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 Derbyshire at Chelmsford, Apr 13-16, 2014 scorecard
List A debut 2000
Last List A Lancashire v Essex at Manchester, Aug 26, 2013 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Surrey v Essex at East Molesey, Jun 14, 2003 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Northamptonshire v Essex at Birmingham, Aug 17, 2013 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
13, 2c/0s, 55*, 3c/1s Essex v Derbyshire Chelmsford 13 Apr 2014 FC
0, 2c/0s, 27*, 2c/0s Essex v Cambs MCCU Cambridge 7 Apr 2014 FC
33, 8 Essex v Hampshire Southampton 24 Sep 2013 FC
0c/0s, 10*, 1c/0s Essex v Glamorgan Chelmsford 17 Sep 2013 FC
46, 2c/0s, 0c/0s Essex v Kent Canterbury 11 Sep 2013 FC
1c/0s, 9, 4c/0s Essex v Worcs Chelmsford 3 Sep 2013 FC
26, 4c/0s, 1*, 1c/0s Essex v Gloucs Bristol 28 Aug 2013 FC
8*, 0c/0s Essex v Lancashire Manchester 26 Aug 2013 LA
41, 0c/0s Essex v Derbyshire Colchester 25 Aug 2013 LA
0c/0s, 95, 0c/0s Essex v Northants Colchester 20 Aug 2013 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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Aug 17, 2013

Eyes wide shut: James Foster improvised during his brisk innings, Northamptonshire v Essex, FLt20, Semi-final, Edgbaston, August 17, 2013

Eyes wide shut: James Foster improvised during his brisk innings

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Aug 8, 2013

Michael Lumb was caught behind by James Foster off David Masters, Nottinghamshire v Essex, FLt20 quarter-final, Trent Bridge, August 8, 2013

Michael Lumb was caught behind by James Foster off David Masters

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Jan 1, 2013

Luke Ronchi pulls as James Foster looks on, Northern Districts v Wellington, HRV Cup, Mount Maunganui, January 1, 2013

Luke Ronchi pulls as James Foster looks on

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Notes

NBC Denis Compton Award 2001

Country Fixtures Country Results
Derbyshire v Hampshire at Derby
Apr 20-23, 2014 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
Durham v Somerset at Chester-le-Street
Apr 20-23, 2014 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
Glamorgan v Gloucs at Cardiff
Apr 20-23, 2014 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
Kent v Leics at Canterbury
Apr 20-23, 2014 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
Lancashire v Warwickshire at Manchester
Apr 20-23, 2014 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
Surrey v Essex at The Oval
Apr 20-23, 2014 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
Yorkshire v Northants at Leeds
Apr 20-23, 2014 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
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