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James Neesham (New Zealand Cricketer) Girlfriend, Records, Controversies, Age, Weight, Height and More

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Name: James Neesham

Nickname: Jimmy

Role: Batting All-Rounder 

Cricket Career

International Debut

Test: vs India at Basin Reserve, Feb 14, 2014

ODI: vs South Africa at Boland Park, Jan 19, 2013

T20I: vs South Africa at Kingsmead, Dec 21, 2012

IPL: vs Royal Challengers Bangalore at Sharjah Cricket Association Stadium, Apr 17, 2014

Jersey Number: #50 (New Zealand), #5 (Otago Volts)

Major Teams: New Zealand, Auckland, Delhi Daredevils, Derbyshire, Edmonton Royals, Guyana Amazon Warriors, Kolkata Knight Riders, New Zealand A, New Zealand Under-19s, New Zealand XI, Otago

Source: AFP Photo

Records

  • His performance in the World Cup against Afghanistan was tremendous he took 5 wickets and completed his 50th ODI wicket.

Girlfriends, Spouse, and Children

Marital Status: Unmarried

Affairs/Girlfriends: NA

Wife: NA

Marriage Date: NA

Children: NA

Controversies

While playing in the IPL match between Chennai Super Kings and Mumbai Indians, when dhoni was announced out by the umpire. Many players debated that the decision was wrong, it is just because of the wrong angle of the camera, James Neesham tweeted that- “I love how passionate some fans are about our sport. I have huge respect for MS but how anyone could see the below photo and say it’s not out truly astounds me”

This tweet attracts so many dhoni’s fans and his account was flooded with the tweets later he deleted the tweet and sent another tweet stated why he did so.

Source: Unknown

Physical Appearance

Height (approx.): 6ft 2in

Weight (approx.): 70 kg 

Eye Colour: Brown

Hair Colour: Brown 

Personal Life

Date of Birth: 17th September 1990

Age (as of May 2019): 29 Years

Birth Place: Auckland, New Zealand

Nationality: New Zealander

Zodiac sign/Sun sign: Virgo

School: Auckland Grammer School, New Zealand

College: NA

Educational Qualifications: NA

Source: Facebook

Family

Father: NA

Mother: NA

Sister: NA

Brother: NA

Coach/Mentor: David James Gordon

Religion: Christianity 

Address: Auckland, New Zealand

Preferences/Favourite

Hobbies: Playing Rugby and Golf 

Cricketers: MS Dhoni, Martin Guptill, Tim Southee

Lesser Known Facts

  • He was named in the 2019 Wolrd Cup squad.
  • His performance earned him a chance to play in Champion League T20 Limited overs squad for the tour ofSouth-Africa.
  • Neesham made his test debut against India where he made 137 runs, the highest score by a debutant at number 8.

 

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Bisma Qamar

Experiencing and exploring different chapters of life and trying to bring them down on the canvas of my writing. Got my degree in Journalism and I aspire to be a great writer.