West Indies in India / Players / Bennett King

Bennett King      

Full name Bennett Alfred King

Born December 19, 1964, Mossman, Queensland

Current age 50 years 123 days

Major teams Northern Suburbs (Brisbane)

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm fast-medium

Other Coach

Bennett Alfred King
Profile

Bennett King was was selected in the Queensland Under-19 team for the National Championships in 1982-83. He moved from Gympie to Brisbane and played club cricket for Norths in 24 first-grade matches. King was also a promising rugby league player for Valleys in Brisbane and was invited to join the Gold Coast Giants in the national rugby league competition, but his career was ended by injury. A physical education teacher, he decided to use his training methods for cricket and accepted a position as a development officer with Queensland Cricket.

  • Read More
Latest Articles
Latest Photos

Feb 16, 2007

Marlon Samuels with Bennett King at practice

© Getty Images

Jan 29, 2007

Shivnarine Chanderpaul gets some tips from Bennett King, Vadodara, January 29, 2007

Shivnarine Chanderpaul gets some tips from Bennett King

© AFP

Oct 31, 2006

Marlon Samuels and Bennett King during practice, RCA Academy, Jaipur, October 31, 2006

Marlon Samuels and Bennett King during practice

© Getty Images

Notes

Queensland Coach 1999-2000 to 2001-02
Commonwealth Bank Cricket Academy Head Coach Mar 2002 to Oct 2004
West Indies coach Oct 2004 to 2007

Country Fixtures Country Results
4th Youth ODI: Aust U19 v England U19 at Perth - Apr 21
England U19 102/6 (39.1/50 ov)
5th Youth ODI: Aust U19 v England U19 at Perth
Apr 23, 2015 (09:30 local | 01:30 GMT | 21:30 EDT -1d | 20:30 CDT -1d | 18:30 PDT -1d)
TBA v Australians at North Sound
May 27-29, 2015 (03:50 EDT | 02:50 CDT | 00:50 PDT)
1st Test: West Indies v Australia at Roseau
Jun 3-7, 2015 (03:50 EDT | 02:50 CDT | 00:50 PDT)
2nd Test: West Indies v Australia at Kingston
Jun 11-15, 2015 (04:50 EDT | 03:50 CDT | 01:50 PDT)
Complete fixtures » | Download Fixtures »
News | Features Last 3 days
News | Features Last 3 days