Full Name

Louis Philip James Kimber

Born

February 24, 1997, Scunthorpe, Lincolnshire

Age

27y 116d

Batting Style

Right hand Bat

Fielding Position

Wicketkeeper

Playing Role

Middle order Batter

RELATIONS

(brother)

Louis Kimber signed his first contract with Leicestershire in May 2021, after completing his stint as captain of Loughborough University, where he was studying for a Masters in Marketing,

Kimber impressed in the second XI, making 178 and 54 against Nottinghamshire, then top-scored with 71 against Worcestershire after getting a chance in the Championship in the second half of the season. He made his maiden first-class hundred against Sussex in 2022, and followed up with a List A hundred against Somerset in the Royal London Cup in August.

Louis Kimber Career Stats

Batting & Fielding

FormatMatInnsNORunsHSAveBFSR100s50s4s6sCtSt
FC30462108510424.65207652.261814813220
List A2724480110240.05761105.2516702790
T20s2824342459*20.19285148.77033121160

Bowling

FormatMatInnsBallsRunsWktsBBIBBMAveEconSR4w5w10w
FC301555441671/81/859.424.5079.1000
List A27817917884/614/6122.255.9622.3100
T20s284366111/231/2361.0010.1636.0000

Recent Matches of Louis Kimber

MatchBatBowlDateGroundFormat
Leics vs Yorkshire30/1316-Jun-2024LeedsT20
Leics vs Lancashire17--14-Jun-2024LeicesterT20
Leics vs Durham10--12-Jun-2024Chester-le-StreetT20
Leics vs Worcs25--09-Jun-2024LeicesterT20
Leics vs Durham2--07-Jun-2024LeicesterT20

Photos of Louis Kimber

Captain Lewis Hill raises the Metro Bank One-Day Cup
Louis Kimber made a half-century
Louis Kimber acknowledges the applause
Louis Kimber of Leicestershire celebrates a half-century
Louis Kimber scored a maiden Blast fifty