Fidel Edwards      

Full name Fidel Henderson Edwards

Born February 6, 1982, Gays, St Peter, Barbados

Current age 33 years 209 days

Major teams West Indies, Barbados, Combined Campuses and Colleges, Deccan Chargers, Hampshire, Hampshire 2nd XI, Rajasthan Royals, Rangpur Riders, St Lucia Zouks, Sydney Thunder, Trinidad & Tobago Red Steel

Also known as Castro

Playing role Bowler

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm fast

Relation Half-brother - PT Collins

Fidel Henderson Edwards
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests 55 88 28 394 30 6.56 1397 28.20 0 0 48 2 10 0
ODIs 50 22 14 73 13 9.12 160 45.62 0 0 5 0 4 0
T20Is 20 4 2 10 7* 5.00 9 111.11 0 0 1 0 5 0
First-class 91 138 49 626 40 7.03 0 0 19 0
List A 79 32 19 131 21* 10.07 0 0 10 0
Twenty20 87 25 11 71 10* 5.07 95 74.73 0 0 5 1 12 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 55 97 9602 6249 165 7/87 8/132 37.87 3.90 58.1 3 12 0
ODIs 50 49 2138 1812 60 6/22 6/22 30.20 5.08 35.6 0 2 0
T20Is 20 20 360 497 16 3/23 3/23 31.06 8.28 22.5 0 0 0
First-class 91 14656 9446 291 7/87 32.46 3.86 50.3 11 18 1
List A 79 3441 2909 92 6/22 6/22 31.61 5.07 37.4 1 3 0
Twenty20 87 85 1730 2177 82 5/22 5/22 26.54 7.55 21.0 1 1 0
Career statistics
Test debut West Indies v Sri Lanka at Kingston, Jun 27-29, 2003 scorecard
Last Test Bangladesh v West Indies at Khulna, Nov 21-25, 2012 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut Zimbabwe v West Indies at Harare, Nov 29, 2003 scorecard
Last ODI England v West Indies at Birmingham, May 26, 2009 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut South Africa v West Indies at Johannesburg, Sep 11, 2007 scorecard
Last T20I Sri Lanka v West Indies at Pallekele, Sep 29, 2012 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut 2001/02
Last First-class Hampshire v Warwickshire at Southampton, Aug 7-10, 2015 scorecard
List A debut Antigua and Barbuda v Barbados at St John's, Oct 5, 2003 scorecard
Last List A Gloucestershire v Hampshire at Bristol, Aug 26, 2015 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Anguilla v Barbados at Coolidge, Jul 18, 2006 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Hampshire v Lancashire at Birmingham, Aug 29, 2015 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
0, 1/24 Hampshire v Lancashire Birmingham 29 Aug 2015 T20
1/50 Hampshire v Gloucs Bristol 26 Aug 2015 LA
0/39 Hampshire v Notts Nottingham 19 Aug 2015 LA
1/49, 1 Hampshire v Lancashire Southampton 17 Aug 2015 LA
0/17 Hampshire v Worcs Worcester 14 Aug 2015 T20
17*, 5/32, 4/55 Hampshire v Warwickshire Southampton 7 Aug 2015 FC
5, 0/37 Hampshire v Essex Southampton 4 Aug 2015 LA
0/41 Hampshire v Glamorgan Cardiff 2 Aug 2015 LA
3/32 Hampshire v Middlesex Southampton 1 Aug 2015 LA
3, 3/47 Hampshire v Kent Canterbury 30 Jul 2015 LA
Profile

Fidel Edwards had an extraordinary international beginning, the kind that can either haunt or add lustre to a career. Spotted in the nets by Brian Lara, Edwards was called up for his Test debut after just one match for Barbados, and promptly took five wickets against Sri Lanka in Jamaica in June 2003. He added five in his first overseas Test, and six in his first one-day international. With a round-arm action not unlike Jeff Thomson's, which has left him vulnerable to back strains, he is more of a protégé of his neighbour Corey Collymore than his half-brother Pedro Collins. He bowls fast, can swing the ball and get reverse swing, but insists that he doesn't go for out-and-out pace.

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Aug 29, 2015

Hampshire players surround Alex Davies after he was caught off a Fidel Edwards no ball, Hampshire v Lancashire, NatWest T20 Blast, Semi-final, Edgbaston, August 29, 2015

Hampshire players surround Alex Davies after he was caught off a Fidel Edwards no ball

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Jul 7, 2015

Chris Gayle puts an arm around Fidel Edwards, Jamaica Tallawahs v St Lucia Zouks, CPL 2015, Kingston, July 7, 2015

Chris Gayle puts an arm around Fidel Edwards

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Jun 9, 2015

Fidel Edwards picked up his first five-wicket haul since 2012, Sussex v Hampshire, County Championship Division One, Hove, 3rd day, June 9, 2015

Fidel Edwards picked up his first five-wicket haul since 2012

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Tournament Results
Dhaka v Chittagong at Dhaka - Feb 19, 2013
Dhaka won by 43 runs
Chittagong v Royals at Dhaka - Feb 18, 2013
Chittagong won by 3 wickets (with 5 balls remaining)
Chittagong v Royals at Dhaka - Feb 17, 2013
Match abandoned without a ball bowled
Chittagong v Rajshahi at Dhaka - Feb 16, 2013
Chittagong won by 4 wickets (with 16 balls remaining)
Dhaka v Royals at Dhaka - Feb 15, 2013
Dhaka won by 4 runs
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