Kemar Roach      

Full name Kemar Andre Jamal Roach

Born June 30, 1988, St. Lucy, Barbados

Current age 26 years 146 days

Major teams West Indies, Antigua Hawksbills, Barbados, Brisbane Heat, Deccan Chargers, University of West Indies Vice Chancellor's XI, West Indies Under-19s, Worcestershire

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm fast

Kemar Andre Jamal Roach
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests 28 44 8 329 41 9.13 961 34.23 0 0 36 1 8 0
ODIs 64 41 25 216 34 13.50 414 52.17 0 0 17 3 16 0
T20Is 11 1 1 3 3* - 2 150.00 0 0 0 0 1 0
First-class 60 83 16 683 52* 10.19 0 1 22 0
List A 75 48 31 269 34 15.82 0 0 17 0
Twenty20 37 9 3 45 12 7.50 35 128.57 0 0 3 2 12 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 28 52 5544 2884 111 6/48 10/146 25.98 3.12 49.9 5 6 1
ODIs 64 63 3217 2632 98 6/27 6/27 26.85 4.90 32.8 2 3 0
T20Is 11 11 234 284 10 2/25 2/25 28.40 7.28 23.4 0 0 0
First-class 60 109 9903 5564 202 7/23 10/146 27.54 3.37 49.0 9 9 1
List A 75 73 3617 2977 106 6/27 6/27 28.08 4.93 34.1 2 3 0
Twenty20 37 36 738 931 23 3/18 3/18 40.47 7.56 32.0 0 0 0
Career statistics
Test debut West Indies v Bangladesh at Kingstown, Jul 9-13, 2009 scorecard
Last Test West Indies v Bangladesh at Gros Islet, Sep 13-16, 2014 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut Bermuda v West Indies at King City (NW), Aug 20, 2008 scorecard
Last ODI West Indies v Bangladesh at Basseterre, Aug 25, 2014 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut West Indies v Australia at Bridgetown, Jun 20, 2008 scorecard
Last T20I Bangladesh v West Indies at Dhaka, Dec 10, 2012 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut Windward Islands v Barbados at Kingstown, Jan 4-6, 2008 scorecard
Last First-class Trinidad & Tobago v Barbados at Port of Spain, Nov 14-17, 2014 scorecard
List A debut Barbados v Trinidad & Tobago at Black Rock, Jan 9, 2007 scorecard
Last List A India A v West Indians at Mumbai, Oct 5, 2014 scorecard
Twenty20 debut West Indies v Australia at Bridgetown, Jun 20, 2008 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Brisbane Heat v Trinidad & Tobago at Ranchi, Sep 22, 2013 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
1*, 2/25, 2/46 Barbados v Trinidad & T Port of Spain 14 Nov 2014 FC
2/55, 0* West Indians v India A Mumbai 5 Oct 2014 LA
10*, 1/28 West Indians v India A Mumbai (BS) 3 Oct 2014 LA
0, 5/42, 1/43 West Indies v Bangladesh Gros Islet 13 Sep 2014 Test # 2139
2*, 1/31, 4/64 West Indies v Bangladesh Kingstown 5 Sep 2014 Test # 2138
1/48 West Indies v Bangladesh Basseterre 25 Aug 2014 ODI # 3514
3/19 West Indies v Bangladesh St George's 22 Aug 2014 ODI # 3511
0/48 West Indies v Bangladesh St George's 20 Aug 2014 ODI # 3509
4/61, 0, 4/55, 7 West Indies v New Zealand Bridgetown 26 Jun 2014 Test # 2127
1/61, 6, 4/74 West Indies v New Zealand Port of Spain 16 Jun 2014 Test # 2125
Profile

In a land where fast bowling talent has been dwindling alarming over the last decade, Kemar Roach is perhaps the brightest hope. At well under six feet, he doesn't have the height of some of the earlier West Indian greats, but he has extreme pace, consistently touching the late 140s (kph), and can skid on to batsmen quicker than they realise.

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Oct 14, 2014

Kemar Roach stretches during a training session, Delhi, October 14, 2014

Kemar Roach stretches during a training session

© WICB Media

Sep 14, 2014

Kemar Roach celebrates a dismissal, West Indies v Bangladesh, 2nd Test, St. Lucia, 2nd day, September 14, 2014

Kemar Roach celebrates a dismissal

© WICB Media Photo/Randy Brooks

Sep 14, 2014

Kemar Roach celebrates after dismissing Anamul Haque, West Indies v Bangladesh, 2nd Test, St. Lucia, 2nd day, September 14, 2014

Kemar Roach celebrates after dismissing Anamul Haque

© WICB Media Photo/Randy Brooks

Notes

Lord Gavron Award - 2006

Tournament Results
Uva Next v Nagenahira at Colombo (RPS) - Aug 31, 2012
Uva Next won by 19 runs (D/L method)
Nagenahira v K Warriors at Colombo (RPS) - Aug 29, 2012
Match abandoned without a ball bowled
Wayamba U v Uva Next at Colombo (RPS) - Aug 28, 2012
Uva Next won by 20 runs
Uva Next v Nagenahira at Colombo (RPS) - Aug 27, 2012
Nagenahira won by 6 wickets (with 5 balls remaining)
Ruhuna Ryls v Wayamba U at Colombo (RPS) - Aug 26, 2012
Wayamba U won by 14 runs
Nagenahira v Uthura at Colombo (RPS) - Aug 26, 2012
Uthura won by 15 runs
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