James William Murray "Jamie" Dalrymple
(born 21 January 1981 in Nairobi
) is a Kenyan
-born English cricketer
. He is a right-handed batsman and off-spin bowler.
Like former Middlesex
team-mates Andrew Strauss
and Ben Hutton
, he was educated at Radley College
, before going on to study Modern History at St Peter's College
, Oxford University
, achieving a 2:1 whilst also captaining the Blues
Born in Nairobi, Kenya, he made a double-century in 2003, becoming only the third batsman to do so in a Varsity match. Dalrymple has represented England
at under-19 level against Sri Lanka
, before captaining British Universities.
In 1999, he joined Middlesex, and with them made a career-best innings of 244 at The Oval
in 2004, despite only being present as a substitute for Andrew Strauss, away making his international debut.
In June 2006, he made his One Day International
debut against Ireland
at Stormont, Belfast
, scoring 17 off as many balls, and taking 1-51 from nine overs. He also made his Twenty20 International
debut against Sri Lanka later that month, taking 1-17 from two overs and scoring 1.
In addition, Dalrymple was selected in the squad to face Pakistan in the 2nd Test at Old Trafford, in what would have been his debut Test appearance. However, he was released from the squad prior to the match, with Monty Panesar
Jamie Dalrymple also toured India with the English One Day International team, to compete in the 2006 ICC Champions Trophy
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