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Ishwar Maraj      

Full name Ishwar Maraj

Born January 26, 1969, Port Fortin, Trinidad

Current age 46 years 219 days

Major teams Canada, St Lucia

Playing role Batsman

Batting style Left-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm offbreak

Ishwar Maraj
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
ODIs 6 6 1 98 53* 19.60 264 37.12 0 1 12 0 2 0
List A 21 21 1 281 53* 14.05 0 1 5 0
Twenty20 2 1 1 8 8* - 6 133.33 0 0 1 0 0 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
ODIs 6 1 27 22 0 - - - 4.88 - 0 0 0
List A 21 163 119 3 2/36 2/36 39.66 4.38 54.3 0 0 0
Twenty20 2 2 30 22 0 - - - 4.40 - 0 0 0
Career statistics
ODI debut Bangladesh v Canada at Durban, Feb 11, 2003 scorecard
Last ODI Canada v New Zealand at Benoni, Mar 3, 2003 scorecard
ODI statistics
List A debut 2001/02
Last List A Canada v Namibia at Dubai, Mar 6, 2004 scorecard
Twenty20 debut British Virgin Islands v St Lucia at Coolidge, Jul 12, 2006 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Antigua v St Lucia at Coolidge, Jul 19, 2006 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
0/16, 8* St Lucia v Antigua Coolidge 19 Jul 2006 T20
0/6 St Lucia v BVI Coolidge 12 Jul 2006 T20
Profile

Ishwar Maraj is a useful left-handed upper-order batsman who excels at finding the gaps and keeping the scoreboard moving in one day-cricket. He is particularly strong behind the wicket, using a mixture of cuts, glances and deflections to work the ball around, but can also drive well, and has a solid defence. Before coming to Canada he played high standard club cricket in Trinidad and also has coached and played professionally in the U.K. He had a strong showing in the 2001 ICC Trophy with three half-centuries, none more important that the 50 in the win over Scotland that took Canada to the World Cup. He is a reliable field and an occasional right-arm spinner. He captains Overseas CC in the Toronto and District League. He carried his bat for 53 in Canada's World Cup match against South Africa, a painstaking innings that set a record for the slowest World Cup half-century (Dave Liverman 2002, 2003).

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Feb 9, 2004

Ishwar Maraj - portrait, 2004

Ishwar Maraj - portrait, 2004

© Canadian Cricket Association

Feb 9, 2004

Ishwar Maraj - portrait, 2004

Ishwar Maraj - portrait, 2004

© Canadian Cricket Association

Feb 9, 2004

Ishwar Maraj - portrait, 2004

Ishwar Maraj - portrait, 2004

© Canadian Cricket Association

Tournament Results
Afghanistan v Kenya at Sharjah - Oct 4, 2013
Afghanistan won by 7 wickets (with 175 balls remaining)
Afghanistan v Kenya at Sharjah - Oct 2, 2013
Afghanistan won by 8 wickets (with 193 balls remaining)
U.A.E. v Namibia at Sharjah - Sep 29, 2013
U.A.E. won by 135 runs
U.A.E. v Namibia at Sharjah - Sep 27, 2013
U.A.E. won by 158 runs
Ireland v Scotland at Belfast - Sep 8, 2013
Ireland won by 7 wickets (with 102 balls remaining)
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