James Neesham Biography, Age, Height, Weight, Secrets, Affairs, Images, Marriage, Phone number.

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James Neesham he Is an New Zealander Cricketer (Batting all-rounder) Player.

James Neesham
James Neesham

James Neesham Bio/wiki

NameJames Douglas Sheahan Neesham
Nick nameJimmy
ProfessionCricketer (Batting all-rounder)
Date of Birth17-Sep-90
Zodiac/Sun SignVirgo
Birth PlaceAuckland, New Zealand
Home townAuckland, New Zealand
Mother TongueNot Known
Parents/ FatherNot Known
MotherNot Known
BrotherNot Known
SisterNot Known
James Neesham

Personal Life

School Auckland Grammar School, New Zealand
CollegeNot Known
EducationNot Known
Contact numberNot Known
AddressNot Known
CasteNot Known
NationalityNew Zealander
CarNot Known
HobbiesPaying Rugby and Golf
DebutODI- 19 January 2013 against South Africa in Boland Park, South Africa
Test- 14 February 2014 against India in Basin Reserve, New Zealand
T20- 21 December 2012 against South Africa in Kingsmead, Durban, South Africa
James Neesham

Marital Status/Affairs

Marital StatusUnmarried
AffairsNot Known
SpouseNot Known
ChildrenNot Known


SalaryNot Known
NetworthNot Known

Physical Status

Heightin centimeters- 188 cm
in meters- 1.88 m
in feet inches- 6’ 2”
Weightin kilograms- 70 kg
in pounds- 154 lbs
Shoe size8 (US)
Hair colorBrown
Eyes colorBrown
Skin colorFair

James Neesham Favorites

Favorite foodNot Known
Favorite SingerCeline Dion
Favorite ActorNot Known
Favorite ActressNot Known
Favorite CrickterBatsman- MS Dhoni, Martin Guptill
Bowler- Tim Southee
Favorite PlaceNew yark City
Favorite MovieNot known

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James Neesham Some Lesser-Known Facts

  • ames Neesham is a New Zealand cricket player. He was in the 2019 World Cup squad, and he was also in the super over with Martin Guptill.
  • Neesham considers himself as the look-alike of Hollywood actor Chris Hemsworth.
  • James started his career by playing for local New Zealand teams. He started with the Auckland team in New Zealand. He eventually moved to the Otago Volts and made a name for himself.
  • Neesham’s popularity rose because of his consistent performances. In the 2011-2012 season, he scored more than 40 runs three times of the seven times he played. He also scored his career-best in bowling by achieving 5 for 44 against Wellington.
  • His performance led him to be selected in the Champions League T20 limited-overs squad for the tour to South Africa.
  • His performance in the 2013 Cricinfo Champions League T20 (CLT20) led him to be named as the find of the tournament on the official website of the CLT20.
  • On 14 February 2014, Neesham made his Test debut against India and scored 137. It was the highest score by a debutant playing at number 8. His century helped New Zealand seal the win at the tournament.
  • In 2014, for the Indian Premier League (IPL) 7, he was selected by the IPL franchise, Delhi Daredevils.
  • He participated in the 2014 Caribbean Premier League from the franchisee Guyana Amazon Warriors.
  • The next year, in IPL 8, he was selected by the franchisee Kolkata Knight Riders. Although, he did not play a single match in the tournament due to an injury, and he was dropped from the squad in the next season.
  • In 2016, he played for Derbyshire in the 2016 NatWest T20 Blast.
  • In June 2017, he played for the Kent County Cricket Club in the NatWest T20 Blast.
  • In June 2018, he signed a contract with the Wellington Cricket Club for the 2018-19 season.
  • On 3 January 2019, in an ODI against Sri Lanka, Neesham scored 34, which included 5 sixes. It was the most number of runs scored in an over by a New Zealand player in an ODI.
  • On 1 June 2019, New Zealand’s first match in the World Cup was also coincidentally Neesham’s 50th ODI match.
  • During his match against Afghanistan in the World Cup, he took his first five-wicket haul. Interestingly, his haul also completed his 50th ODI wicket.
  • He participated in the 2014 Caribbean Premier League from the franchisee Guyana Amazon Warriors.

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