Australian Cricketer James Faulkner Biography, Records, Love Life,
James Peter Faulkner is an Australian cricketer who plays for Tasmania in domestic league. He is an all-rounder who bowls with left-arm medium pace style and is a right-hand batsman. Faulkner has shown a consistent performance in both the departments and is seen as a player with a great potential and is meant to be a star performer in future. He is known for his innings in crucial matches at the end of the innings where he has managed to take the team towards a number of wins. He is very popular cricketer in the young Australian players. He is part of the Australian squad for the World Cup 2015. Read the next section of the biography of James Faulkner to know about James Faulkner birth date, age of James Faulkner and a lot more.
James Faulkner Date of Birth, Family and Education
James Faulkner was born on 29 April 1990 in Launceston, Tasmania Australia. James Faulkner family is of cricketers his father Peter Faulkner also played first-class cricket for Tasmania. He is a much loved son and is a favorite of his mother. James Faulkner birthday is a day of celebration for him and he likes to celebrate it like any other youngster by partying with friends and family. His full name is James Peter Faulkner.
James Faulkner education at primary level was done at a local public school. He showed a strong interest in various athletic games in school time but always dreamt of being a cricketer like his father who was once a well known first class player. James Faulkner age was 16 when he became captain of under 17 team of Tasmania. Keep reading James Faulkner Biography to know about James Faulkner personal details.
James Faulkner Personal Life
James Faulkner started his international career at the age of 22, against West Indies in 2013. James Faulkner height is 6 feet 1 inches. James Faulkner weight is 78 kgs. He is a very health conscious and fit player of the team. He never misses his gym regime and follows a balanced diet. He is an introvert but is jolly and very sporting. He is known by the name ‘The Finisher’ in dressing room due to his batting position at lower middle order. He is a youth icon and has managed to gain popularity due to his outstanding performances in one day international and IPL as well. In next part of James Faulkner Bio we will tell the fans about James Faulkner Cricket Career and his role in Test matches, ODI matches, IPL matches and Twenty 20 career.
James Faulkner Domestic and First Class Career
James Faulknerhas played for under 19 cricket team of Australia for a long time where he showed an outstanding performance and a lot of potential. He also played for Melbourne Stars in the Sheffield Season where he scored 300 runs and took 36 wickets with a bowling average of 17.76. He won the man of the match for the final match of the same trophy in 2013. James Faulkner records are commensale in international career as well you can read it in next section.
James Faulkner Test Career
James Faulkner debut in test cricket was against England in 2013 where he scored 45 runs in total and took 6 wickets. It is the only test match that he has played for the Australian Team. To know more about James Faulkner read the next section of James Faulkner wiki.
James Faulkner ODI career
James Faulkner was included in Australian ODI squad England Tour, where he played his debut ODI. He was really sort after player for the captain Clarke as believed that he can provide strength to the lineup and get things done. James Faulkner highest score is 116 runs. James Faulkner batting average is of 41.12 runs per innings. James Faulkner century is the only one that he has scored till now in any international game. James Faulkner wickets in one day international is 50 with an average of 24.06. James Faulkner achievements include his 64 runs scored against India in 29 balls and 30 runs scored from a single over where he took one wicket as well. He became the fastest Australian to score a 100 in just 57 balls which is his only century. You can read the next section to know more about James Faulkner statistics in IPL and T20.
James Faulkner T20 Career
Faulkner made his Twenty20 International debut for Australia against India. James Faulkner T20 records are not so huge as he is new player but he has been awarded Man of the Match awards in this form of the game for his quick 50.
James Faulkner IPL Career
James Faulkner team in IPL currently is Rajasthan Royals who paid him US$400,000. He was part of the Pune Warriors in 2011 season of the IPL and then later joined Kings XI Punjab in 2012. He played just 3 matches in 2012-13. After that Rajasthan Royals had acquired this player.
James Faulkner Love Affairs & Marriage
James Faulkner has been hot favorite among girls from all parts of the world. He is decent looking, well-built and has a notable batting style that surely makes him stand out. Nobody has seen James Faulkner Girlfriend. Reports suggest that the ace batsman is still single. James Faulkner marriage news are doing rounds on tabloid for some time now, however nothing has been confirmed by the cricketer yet. James Faulkner girlfriend name is surely waited by a lot of fans to become public. We assure to update it here as soon as he gets hitched. Fans can till then only make several assumption of how James Faulkner wife will be like.
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