Full Name James Douglas Sheahan Neesham
Born September 17, 1990
Auckland
Age 28 Years, 11 Months, 6 Days
National Side New Zealand
Batting Style Left Handed
Bowling Right-arm medium
Batting Rank Test - NA, ODI - 59, World Cup - 59, T20I - NA, IPL - NA, CL - NA
Bowling Rank Test - NA, ODI - 82, World Cup - 82, T20I - NA, IPL - NA, CL - NA
Teams Played New Zealand, Auckland, Derbyshire, Kent, North Island, New Zealand A, Wellington, Kolkata Knight Riders, Delhi Capitals, Otago, New Zealand Under-19, New Zealand XI, Guyana Amazon Warriors, Trinbago Knight Riders, Edmonton Royals
Man of the Match Test - 0, ODI - 2, World Cup - 1, T20I - 0, IPL - 0, CL - 1,
Career Span [Test, 2014 - 2017], [ODI, 2013 - 2019], [World Cup, 2019], [T20I, 2012 - 2017], [IPL, 2014], [CL, 2013],

James Neesham is one of the best products that New Zealand have unearthed in their recent past. A player more than useful with both bat and ball, Neesham was part of the New Zealand Under-19 squad for the 2010 World Cup. Two years after making his first-class debut and impressing everybody, James was called up to New Zealand's T20I squad for their series against South Africa and made his T20I debut in Durban in December 2012. His ODI debut followed the next month. Consistent performances in the limited overs saw him earn a place in the Test team and he did not disappoint. Neesham scored a hundred on debut against India in early 2014, which is also the highest number of runs by a no. 8 batsman in Tests. Neesham is an important player in New Zealand's middle order in the limited-overs formats and earned himself a contract with the Delhi franchise for the 2014 edition of the Indian T20 League.

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Jimmy Neesham Overall Stats

Batting & Fielding Performance

  M I N/O R HS 100s 50s 4s 6s Avg S/R Ct St
Test 12 22 1 709 137* v IND 2 4 88 11 33.76 66.32 12 0
ODI 59 50 10 1247 97* v PAK 0 6 113 28 31.17 98.96 23 0
World Cup 10 8 1 232 97* v PAK 0 1 16 5 33.14 78.91 4 0
T20I 15 12 3 122 28 v SA 0 0 15 3 13.55 131.18 7 0
IPL 4 3 0 42 22 v CSK 0 0 3 1 14.00 91.30 - -
CL 3 3 2 92 52* v HL 0 1 8 5 92.00 170.37 - -

Bowling Performance

  I O M R W Best 3w 5w Avg E/R S/R
Test 21 179.2 18 675 14 3/42 v SL 1 0 48.21 3.76 76.85
ODI 55 295.2 4 1814 59 5/31 v AFG 3 1 30.74 6.14 30.03
World Cup 9 54.3 2 292 15 5/31 v AFG 1 1 19.46 5.35 21.80
T20I 13 32.4 0 259 11 3/16 v WI 3 0 23.54 7.92 17.81
IPL 4 9 0 91 1 1/29 v CSK 0 0 91.00 10.11 54.00
CL 3 10 0 70 3 3/22 v RR 1 0 23.33 7.00 20.00

Jimmy Neesham Profile

James Neesham is one of the best products that New Zealand have unearthed in their recent past. A player more than useful with both bat and ball, Neesham was part of the New Zealand Under-19 squad for the 2010 World Cup. Two years after making his first-class debut and impressing everybody, James was called up to New Zealand's T20I squad for their series against South Africa and made his T20I debut in Durban in December 2012. His ODI debut followed the next month. Consistent performances in the limited overs saw him earn a place in the Test team and he did not disappoint. Neesham scored a hundred on debut against India in early 2014, which is also the highest number of runs by a no. 8 batsman in Tests. Neesham is an important player in New Zealand's middle order in the limited-overs formats and earned himself a contract with the Delhi franchise for the 2014 edition of the Indian T20 League.

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