Statistics from the Cradley Speedway
Database includes all matches and bonus points
|(2009) Scunthorpe II; (2010) Dudley, Bournemouth; (2011) Stoke.|
|James started his career with
Sheffield as their mascot. Joined Scunthorpe in 2009 at sixteen
years old, he rode in the Saints team up until May but was then left out
in favour of the more experienced Scott Richardson. He returned to
the side a few weeks later soon after that he broke his arm in a second
half spill at Belle Vue and was out again. He returned to the
Saints team in July replacing Byron Bekker.
He made fifteen official appearances for the club, scoring 61 points for a real-time average of 4.83.
James was signed by the Dudley Heathens
in February 2010. He stayed with the Heathens up until 21st
July when he actually had his best score with 7 paid 9 from 4 rides
against Isle of Wight at Perry Barr. He made way for Australian
Mickey Dyer to join the Heathens.
James joined Bournmouth in August 2010 but was
injured at Sheffield in September in the Ozchem Trophy with a hand injury he was
detained in hospital overnight. He returned before the end of the season to
complete four meetings in total for the Southern club.
He was named in the Stoke team in 2011 and rode 30 matches for them scoring 230 points for an average of 6.34.
In 2013 he joined Coventry Storm and had his best season to date.