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Kraigg Brathwaite      

Full name Kraigg Clairmonte Brathwaite

Born December 1, 1992, Black Rock, St Michael, Barbados

Current age 22 years 139 days

Major teams West Indies, Barbados, West Indies A, West Indies Under-15s, West Indies Under-19s

Nickname BoBo

Playing role Opening batsman

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm offbreak

Education Combermere School

Kraigg Clairmonte Brathwaite
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests 18 34 2 1183 212 36.96 2881 41.06 3 6 112 1 7 0
First-class 76 131 11 5168 212 43.06 12 27 49 0
List A 18 18 3 513 73 34.20 0 3 3 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 18 3 52 52 1 1/43 1/43 52.00 6.00 52.0 0 0 0
First-class 76 15 159 116 3 1/3 1/3 38.66 4.37 53.0 0 0 0
List A 18 1 12 11 0 - - - 5.50 - 0 0 0
Career statistics
Test debut West Indies v Pakistan at Basseterre, May 20-24, 2011 scorecard
Last Test West Indies v England at North Sound, Apr 13-17, 2015 scorecard
Test statistics
First-class debut Combined Campuses and Colleges v Barbados at Cave Hill, Apr 3-6, 2009 scorecard
Last First-class West Indies v England at North Sound, Apr 13-17, 2015 scorecard
List A debut Barbados v West Indies Under-19s at Georgetown, Oct 28, 2009 scorecard
Last List A Barbados v Windward Islands at Scarborough, Jan 19, 2015 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
39, 5 West Indies v England North Sound 13 Apr 2015 Test # 2157
0, 90 Barbados v Jamaica Kingston 20 Mar 2015 FC
1, 0/7, 25 Barbados v Windward Is Bridgetown 13 Mar 2015 FC
21, 7* Barbados v Leeward Is Basseterre 6 Mar 2015 FC
102, 112 Barbados v Guyana Bridgetown 20 Feb 2015 FC
40, 7 Barbados v Trinidad & T Bridgetown 13 Feb 2015 FC
72 Barbados v Leeward Is Bridgetown 6 Feb 2015 FC
0/11, 38 Barbados v Windward Is Scarborough 19 Jan 2015 LA
73 Barbados v Guyana Port of Spain 17 Jan 2015 LA
7, 16 West Indies v South Africa Cape Town 2 Jan 2015 Test # 2154
Profile

Brathwaite made his first-class debut aged just 16 and impressed, scoring 73 while opening the batting for Barbados. He was called up for the West Indies squad for the Test series against Bangladesh in 2009, when senior players had gone on strike, and was subsequently awarded a contract by the West Indies Cricket Board. A patient batsman, who likens his batting style to Shivnarine Chanderpaul, Brathwaite won a place in the West Indies Under-19 squad for the World Cup in 2010 in New Zealand. He was West Indies' leading run-scorer and overall second highest with 335 runs with four fifties. He made the senior side in 2011, and debuted against Pakistan in the home Test series.

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Apr 16, 2015

England celebrate the removal of Kraigg Brathwaite, West Indies v England, 1st Test, North Sound, 4th day, April 16, 2015

England celebrate the removal of Kraigg Brathwaite

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Apr 16, 2015

Kraigg Brathwaite was caught fending a short ball, West Indies v England, 1st Test, North Sound, 4th day, April 16, 2015

Kraigg Brathwaite was caught fending a short ball

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Feb 22, 2015

Kraigg Brathwaite drives through the covers on his way to a ton, Barbados v Guyana, Regional 4-day Tournament, 3rd day, Bridgetown, February 22, 2015

Kraigg Brathwaite drives through the covers on his way to a ton

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Country Fixtures Country Results
2nd Test: West Indies v England at St George's
Apr 21-25, 2015 (10:00 local | 14:00 GMT | 10:00 EDT | 09:00 CDT | 07:00 PDT)
3rd Test: West Indies v England at Bridgetown
May 1-5, 2015 (10:00 local | 14:00 GMT | 10:00 EDT | 09:00 CDT | 07:00 PDT)
1st ODI: SL Women v WI Women at Colombo (SSC)
May 13, 2015 (09:50 local | 04:20 GMT | 00:20 EDT | 23:20 CDT -1d | 21:20 PDT -1d)
2nd ODI: SL Women v WI Women at Colombo (RPS)
May 15, 2015 (09:50 local | 04:20 GMT | 00:20 EDT | 23:20 CDT -1d | 21:20 PDT -1d)
3rd ODI: SL Women v WI Women at Colombo (RPS)
May 18, 2015 (09:50 local | 04:20 GMT | 00:20 EDT | 23:20 CDT -1d | 21:20 PDT -1d)
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