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James Neesham

Batter

Bats Left Hand.
Bowls Right Arm Medium

Did you know?

He scored centuries in his first two Test matches. 

Batter

Bats Left Hand.
Bowls Right Arm Medium

AGE
28
HEIGHT
CM
BORN

Auckland

COUNTRY

New Zealand

New Zealand

Bio

A promising allrounder, James Neesham made his one-day international debut against South Africa in early 2013.

His first 14 ODI matches included a high score of 42no and best bowling figures of 4-42. 

His made his Test debut against India in February 2014, scoring his maiden century in that match. He followed that performance with a second century in his second Test match, becoming the first New Zealander to score hundreds in his first two matches.

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'That's gone down like a cup of cold sick'

Jimmy Neesham wasn't impressed at handing Morne Morkel his first wicket in over a year, with replays showing he was close to the front line


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Australia rattle then remove Neesham in Hamilton

Australia employed a short leg and delivered a short-ball tactic to Jimmy Neesham in the third ODI in Hamilton before removing him cheaply


Broom helps NZ sweep aside Bangladesh

Middle-order batsman slams unbeaten century as Kiwis wrap up ODI series


Cancelled flight delays Patel's arrival

NZ lose allrounder Jimmy Neesham to injury, while Patel's preparation is hampered ahead of possible recall


Neesham will miss the first Test against India // Getty

Neesham ruled out of first Test

Blackcaps suffer second injury on tour of India ahead of Thursday's opening Test