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Andre Russell      

Full name Andre Dwayne Russell

Born April 29, 1988, Jamaica

Current age 28 years 152 days

Major teams West Indies, Delhi Daredevils, Islamabad United, Jamaica, Jamaica Tallawahs, Kolkata Knight Riders, Sydney Thunder, Sylhet Royals, West Indies A, Worcestershire

Playing role Allrounder

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm fast

Andre Dwayne Russell
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests 1 1 0 2 2 2.00 9 22.22 0 0 0 0 1 0
ODIs 51 43 9 985 92* 28.97 753 130.81 0 4 90 53 11 0
T20Is 43 35 11 345 43* 14.37 267 129.21 0 0 25 18 10 0
First-class 17 24 1 609 128 26.47 2 0 6 0
List A 82 68 16 1633 132* 31.40 1 6 19 0
Twenty20 222 183 46 3364 100 24.55 2020 166.53 1 12 95 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 1 2 138 104 1 1/73 1/104 104.00 4.52 138.0 0 0 0
ODIs 51 50 2122 2066 64 4/35 4/35 32.28 5.84 33.1 5 0 0
T20Is 43 36 511 787 21 2/10 2/10 37.47 9.24 24.3 0 0 0
First-class 17 31 2083 1104 54 5/36 9/78 20.44 3.18 38.5 4 3 0
List A 82 81 3435 3107 119 6/28 6/28 26.10 5.42 28.8 5 4 0
Twenty20 222 206 3779 5119 201 4/11 4/11 25.46 8.12 18.8 7 0 0
Career statistics
Only Test Sri Lanka v West Indies at Galle, Nov 15-19, 2010 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut Ireland v West Indies at Mohali, Mar 11, 2011 scorecard
Last ODI Sri Lanka v West Indies at Colombo (RPS), Nov 1, 2015 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut West Indies v Pakistan at Gros Islet, Apr 21, 2011 scorecard
Last T20I India v West Indies at Lauderhill, Aug 28, 2016 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut Windward Islands v Jamaica at Gros Islet, Jan 12-15, 2007 scorecard
Last First-class Jamaica v Guyana at Kingston, Feb 28-Mar 3, 2014 scorecard
List A debut Guyana v Jamaica at Providence, Nov 18, 2008 scorecard
Last List A Sri Lanka v West Indies at Colombo (RPS), Nov 1, 2015 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Jamaica v Ireland at Florence Hall, Apr 10, 2010 scorecard
Last Twenty20 India v West Indies at Lauderhill, Aug 28, 2016 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
13, 0/7 West Indies v India Lauderhill 28 Aug 2016 T20I # 563
22, 1/53 West Indies v India Lauderhill 27 Aug 2016 T20I # 562
3/20, 39 Notts v Northants Birmingham 20 Aug 2016 T20
1/5 Tallawahs v Amazon Basseterre 7 Aug 2016 T20
100, 2/27 Tallawahs v T&T Riders Basseterre 5 Aug 2016 T20
11, 1/26 Tallawahs v Amazon Basseterre 3 Aug 2016 T20
21 Tallawahs v Zouks Lauderhill 31 Jul 2016 T20
0/64, 12 Tallawahs v Zouks Lauderhill 30 Jul 2016 T20
0, 1/33 Tallawahs v Tridents Kingston 20 Jul 2016 T20
44, 4/23 Tallawahs v T&T Riders Kingston 18 Jul 2016 T20
Profile

By the time Andre Russell was little more than five years into international cricket, he was a two-time world champion. That both titles came in the T20 format defines the kind of cricketer he is. A batsman who hits the ball hard enough to make the inanimate thing scream for mercy, he functions primarily as a finisher. He generates even more pace with the ball in hand and when it is anywhere near him in the field, it doesn't matter at what pace it's travelling. Russell will probably get to it. He is less a cricketer, in the traditional sense, than an athlete. An allrounder from Jamaica, Russell made his first-class debut at the age of 19. He made his way into the West Indies A squad and captured plenty of attention with his exploits in a 50-over game against Ireland in June 2010, smashing 61 off 34 balls and taking 6 for 42. It was a performance that helped him win a place in West Indies' 2011 World Cup squad. Things didn't go to plan there, but his capabilities were on show against the newly-crowned champions India in June when he came out at No. 9, with the score at 96 for 7, and smashed 92 off 64 balls. Russell's impact in international cricket was a bit sporadic until 2015, against South Africa in Port Elizabeth, when he provided a consolation victory for West Indies on a difficult tour by hitting 64 off 40 balls to chase down 263 with one wicket to spare. "My thing," is how he described batting in the slog overs. "I think I really enjoy when there's five overs or ten overs left." Those skills were evident in domestic T20 cricket though. He had a fine season with Worcestershire at the Friends Life t20 in England in July 2013 and a ground-breaking Caribbean Premier League a month later when his team Jamaica Tallawahs became champions. Russell's star shone brightest at the IPL 2015, when he was named Man of the Series, and the Big Bash League 2015-16 when he struck at 186.86 and picked up 16 wickets - joint-second best - from 10 matches. He won the CPL title with Tallawahs in 2013, the IPL title with Kolkata Knight Riders in 2014, the Bangladesh Premier League title with Comilla Victorians, the BBL title with Sydney Thunder and the Pakistan Super League title with Islamabad United in 2016.

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Aug 28, 2016

Andre Russell miscued one to long-off, India v West Indies, 2nd T20I, Florida, August 28, 2016

Andre Russell miscued one to long-off

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Aug 20, 2016

Andre Russell uppercuts over third man, Nottinghamshire v Northamptonshire, NatWest T20 Blast, 1st semi-final, Edgbaston, August 20, 2016

Andre Russell uppercuts over third man

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Aug 20, 2016

Andre Russell played some thunderous strokes, Nottinghamshire v Northamptonshire, NatWest T20 Blast, 1st semi-final, Edgbaston, August 20, 2016

Andre Russell played some thunderous strokes

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Tour Results
England v India at Cardiff - Sep 16, 2011
England won by 6 wickets (with 10 balls remaining) (D/L method)
England v India at Lord's - Sep 11, 2011
Match tied (D/L method)
England v India at The Oval - Sep 9, 2011
England won by 3 wickets (with 7 balls remaining) (D/L method)
England v India at Southampton - Sep 6, 2011
England won by 7 wickets (with 5 balls remaining)
England v India at Chester-le-Street - Sep 3, 2011
No result
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