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James Hildreth      

Full name James Charles Hildreth

Born September 9, 1984, Milton Keynes

Current age 30 years 355 days

Major teams England Lions, Somerset, Somerset Cricket Board

Nickname Hildy, Hildz

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm medium-fast

Height 5 ft 10 in

Education Millfield School, Glastonbury

James Charles Hildreth
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
First-class 199 325 24 13158 303* 43.71 34 61 171 0
List A 176 164 32 4517 151 34.21 6 19 66 0
Twenty20 145 135 25 2604 107* 23.67 2181 119.39 1 11 239 47 59 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 199 576 492 6 2/39 82.00 5.12 96.0 0 0 0
List A 176 150 185 6 2/26 2/26 30.83 7.40 25.0 0 0 0
Twenty20 145 12 169 247 10 3/24 3/24 24.70 8.76 16.9 0 0 0
Career statistics
First-class debut Somerset v Derbyshire at Taunton, Sep 10-13, 2003 scorecard
Last First-class Somerset v Worcestershire at Taunton, Aug 21-24, 2015 scorecard
List A debut 2003
Last List A Leicestershire v Somerset at Leicester, Aug 18, 2015 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Warwickshire v Somerset at Birmingham, Jul 2, 2004 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Hampshire v Somerset at Southampton, Jul 23, 2015 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
220* Somerset v Worcs Taunton 21 Aug 2015 FC
- Somerset v Leics Leicester 18 Aug 2015 LA
6 Somerset v Surrey Taunton 17 Aug 2015 LA
23* Somerset v Yorkshire Scarborough 5 Aug 2015 LA
55 Somerset v Northants Northampton 3 Aug 2015 LA
85* Somerset v Gloucs Bristol 2 Aug 2015 LA
33 Somerset v Worcs Taunton 31 Jul 2015 LA
4 Somerset v Durham Taunton 29 Jul 2015 LA
11 Somerset v Derbyshire Taunton 26 Jul 2015 LA
19 Somerset v Hampshire Southampton 23 Jul 2015 T20
Profile

For any batsman, Taunton is the ideal place to launch a career. There was much expected of James Hildreth from age-group level, and his 101 and 72 in just his second County Championship match, against a Durham attack that included Shoaib Akhtar, hinted at a stellar career. He has not kicked on to international cricket but developed into an entertaining and consistent run-scorer during a decade at Somerset which has seen him score over 10,000 first-class runs.

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Mar 22, 2015

James Hildreth hit 15 fours in his 89, MCC v Yorkshire, Champion County match, Abu Dhabi, 1st day, March 22, 2015

James Hildreth hit 15 fours in his 89

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Sep 16, 2014

John Simpson caught James Hildreth attempting to reverse sweep, Somerset v Middlesex, County Championship, Division One, Taunton, 2nd day, September 16, 2014

John Simpson caught James Hildreth attempting to reverse sweep

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Sep 16, 2014

James Hildreth reached his hundred during a stand worth 170 with Peter Trego, Somerset v Middlesex, County Championship, Division One, Taunton, 2nd day, September 16, 2014

James Hildreth reached his hundred during a stand worth 170 with Peter Trego

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Notes

NBC Denis Compton Award 2003
NBC Denis Compton Award 2004
NBC Denis Compton Award 2005

Tournament Results
Afghanistan v Ireland at Dubai (DSC) - Mar 24, 2012
Ireland won by 5 wickets (with 7 balls remaining)
Ireland v Namibia at Dubai (DSC) - Mar 24, 2012
Ireland won by 9 wickets (with 59 balls remaining)
Canada v Scotland at Dubai (DSC) - Mar 23, 2012
Scotland won by 4 wickets (with 0 balls remaining)
Hong Kong v U.S.A. at Dubai (CA2) - Mar 23, 2012
Hong Kong won by 77 runs
Nepal v P.N.G. at Dubai (CA) - Mar 23, 2012
Nepal won by 6 wickets (with 1 ball remaining)
Bermuda v Uganda at Dubai (CA2) - Mar 23, 2012
Bermuda won by 41 runs
Ireland v Netherlands at Dubai (DSC) - Mar 23, 2012
Ireland won by 7 wickets (with 20 balls remaining)
Italy v Kenya at Dubai (CA) - Mar 23, 2012
Kenya won by 38 runs
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