Full Name: James Daniel Middlebrook
Born: May 13 1977 , Leeds
Other teams: Essex, Marylebone Cricket Club, Northamptonshire
Batting Style: Right-hand bat
Bowling Style: Right-arm off-spin
An off-spinning all-rounder, Leeds-born Middlebrook was handed a lifeline back into first-class cricket by home county Yorkshire in April 2015, aged 37. Having left Northamptonshire at the end of the 2014 campaign, he made a sensational return to the White Rose ranks to provide cover while Adil Rashid was away with England. Middlebrook played for the Tykes at every age level from under-11 upwards before he made his first-class debut for the senior side in 1998. Though he struggled to hold down a place in the side, he impressed sufficiently against Essex in 2001 - taking thre...