Birth date 16 Apr 1979 (39 years)
Nationality England England
Position Batsman
Team history
Kent 2009 - present
Kent 1998 - 2002

James Bernard Hockley, a professional English cricketer, was born on 16th April 1979 in Beckenham, England. He plays for the Kent County Cricket Club. He is a right-handed batsman who occasionally bowls off break deliveries.

Hockley’s first-class debut came in 1998 in a match played against Oxford University, scoring runs. Hockey is considered more of a One Day specialist as he does not take many balls to settle in and has made seventy one appearances in the limited overs game for Kent. When Hockley was on a break from county cricket, he taught sports at a School in Cranbrook, He also played for the Hartley Country Club at the same time. He was re-signed by Kent for 2009 season as a result of his performances for Hartley.

In thirty first-class matches played by James Hockley till date, he has scored 804 runs averaging 18.27. With a highest score of 82, he also has four half centuries into his account. He has also taken five first-class wickets. Hockley has been a part of 71 List A matches scoring 1595 runs at an average of 26.17. Including a top score of 121 runs, he also has eight half centuries in these matches. He has also played ten T20 matches scoring 83 runs at a strike rate of 103.92.