Gareth James

Cricket Player

1984 –


Who is Gareth James?

Gareth David James is an English cricketer. James is a right-handed batsman who bowls leg breaks. He was born at Walthamstow, London.

James made his List A debut for the Essex Cricket Board against the Surrey Cricket Board in the 2nd round of the 2003 Cheltenham & Gloucester Trophy which was held in 2002. His second and final List A match for the Board came against Essex in the 3rd round same competition which was played in 2003. In his 2 List A matches, he scored 52 runs at a batting average of 51.00, with a single half century high score of 51*.

In 2004, James made his first-class debut for Cambridge University against Warwickshire. From 2004 to 2007, he represented the University in 9 first-class matches, the last of which came against Essex. During the 2005/06 Sri Lankan cricket season, James played first-class matches for Tamil Union Cricket and Athletic Club. His debut for the club came against Badureliya Sports Club. During the 2005/06 season, he played 4 first-class matches, the last of which came against Saracens Sports Club. In his career total of 13 first-class matches, he scored 378 runs at an average of 17.18, with a single half century high score of 51.

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Dec 1, 1984
  • England
Lived in
  • London

on July 23, 2013


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