Knights Players


James Baker

DOB

16 Feb 1988

Nickname

Bakes

Shirt Number

29

District Association

Hamilton

Styles

Right-hand bat | Right-arm medium

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What's the best thing about being a knight?

Being able to play and spend time with some awesome lads and very good cricketers.

What is your proudest cricketing moment to date?

10 wicket bag against Auckland, winning the Hawke cup, and winning the Plunket Shield in 11/12.

Favourite ground to play at and why?

Broom oval. One of my best mates backyard. Have had many tight games there and still have the odd game there over summer.

Who would you choose (past or present, any country) to bat for your life?

Chris Martin

What advice would you give to our Jr Knights?

Keep toiling away. You will have more bad days than good days. Celebrate the good days and learn from the bad days.

Do you have any pre-match superstitions/rituals?

Always have a big breakfast.

Favourite cheat day food?

Chop Suey.

What did you want to be when you were growing up?

A Fire Fighter.

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