James Franklin      

Full name James Edward Charles Franklin

Born November 7, 1980, Wellington

Current age 35 years 261 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 189 294 42 9104 219 36.12 21 40 101 0
List A 273 226 63 5343 133* 32.77 4 30 87 0
Twenty20 194 174 42 3767 90 28.53 3008 125.23 0 14 243 152 63 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 189 24369 12922 461 7/14 28.03 3.18 52.8 14 1
List A 273 9143 7529 219 5/42 5/42 34.37 4.94 41.7 3 2 0
Twenty20 194 145 2087 2897 94 5/21 5/21 30.81 8.32 22.2 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 Somerset v Middlesex at Taunton, Jul 10-13, 2016 scorecard
List A debut 1999/00
Last List A Middlesex v Kent at Lord's, Jul 24, 2016 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Glamorgan v Gloucestershire at Cardiff, Jul 14, 2004 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Hampshire v Middlesex at Southampton, Jul 22, 2016 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
2/44 Middlesex v Kent Lord's 24 Jul 2016 LA
1 Middlesex v Hampshire Southampton 22 Jul 2016 T20
1/15, 2* Middlesex v Surrey Lord's 21 Jul 2016 T20
0/22, 0 Middlesex v Somerset Taunton 15 Jul 2016 T20
0/28, 5, 0/32, 28 Middlesex v Somerset Taunton 10 Jul 2016 FC
0, 0/17 Middlesex v Glamorgan Richmond 8 Jul 2016 T20
3/62, 99 Middlesex v Yorkshire Scarborough 3 Jul 2016 FC
5, 0/17 Middlesex v Sussex Hove 1 Jul 2016 T20
1/64, 41 Middlesex v Lancashire Lord's 26 Jun 2016 FC
1, 1/31 Middlesex v Kent Canterbury 24 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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Series Results
England v Australia at The Oval - Aug 21-25, 2013
Match drawn
England v Australia at Chester-le-Street - Aug 9-12, 2013
England won by 74 runs
England v Australia at Manchester - Aug 1-5, 2013
Match drawn
England v Australia at Lord's - Jul 18-21, 2013
England won by 347 runs
England v Australia at Nottingham - Jul 10-14, 2013
England won by 14 runs
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