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James Benning (cricketer)

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Height  5 ft 11 in (1.80 m)
2003 – 2009  Surrey (squad no. 3)
Batting style  Right-handed
Name  James Benning

Role  Cricket Bowler
2009 – 2010  Leicestershire
Education  Caterham School
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Full name  James Graham Edward Benning
Born  4 May 1983 (age 32) (1983-05-04) Mill Hill, London, England

Bowling style  Right-arm medium pace

James Benning (born 4 May 1983 in Mill Hill, London) is an English cricketer who played for Leicestershire County Cricket Club and Surrey. He is a right-hand bat and right-arm medium pace bowler. Benning played for the minor county team, Buckinghamshire, in 2001, in one Under-19 "Test" for England in 2002 and joined Surrey in 2003.

Benning won the NBC Denis Compton Award for young players in 2003.

James, who used to attend Caterham School, shared in a one-day world record 496-4 (with Surrey) in 2007. He and Ali Brown, also a former Caterham School pupil, put on 296 opening for Surrey, with Benning going on to make 152.

He finished the 2005/06 domestic one day campaign with the highest average of any county player. After leaving Surrey he joined Leicestershire, but was released after the 2010 season.


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