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Samuel Badree      

Full name Samuel Badree

Born March 9, 1981, Barrackpore, Trinidad

Current age 35 years 169 days

Major teams West Indies, Brisbane Heat, Chennai Super Kings, Islamabad United, Rajasthan Royals, Royal Challengers Bangalore, St Kitts and Nevis Patriots, Trinidad, Trinidad & Tobago, Trinidad & Tobago Red Steel, West Indies A

Playing role Bowler

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Legbreak

Samuel Badree
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
T20Is 28 6 4 26 14* 13.00 38 68.42 0 0 1 0 7 0
First-class 12 19 1 323 55 17.94 0 1 7 0
List A 33 23 5 177 29 9.83 0 0 15 0
Twenty20 144 40 30 138 29* 13.80 156 88.46 0 0 6 4 42 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
T20Is 28 28 654 588 40 4/15 4/15 14.70 5.39 16.3 1 0 0
First-class 12 1256 525 14 2/9 37.50 2.50 89.7 0 0 0
List A 33 1501 917 35 4/34 4/34 26.20 3.66 42.8 1 0 0
Twenty20 144 141 3069 2849 144 5/22 5/22 19.78 5.56 21.3 1 1 0
Career statistics
T20I debut New Zealand v West Indies at Lauderhill, Jun 30, 2012 scorecard
Last T20I England v West Indies at Kolkata, Apr 3, 2016 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut 2001/02
Last First-class Guyana v Trinidad & Tobago at Providence, Feb 20-23, 2009 scorecard
List A debut 2002/03
Last List A Trinidad & Tobago v Guyana at Port of Spain, Mar 11, 2013 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Cayman Islands v Trinidad & Tobago at Coolidge, Jul 25, 2006 scorecard
Last Twenty20 St Kitts and Nevis Patriots v Trinbago Knight Riders at Lauderhill, Jul 31, 2016 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
0/32 Patriots v T&T Riders Lauderhill 31 Jul 2016 T20
2/30 Patriots v T&T Riders Lauderhill 29 Jul 2016 T20
0/26, 2 Patriots v Zouks Gros Islet 21 Jul 2016 T20
1/41, 3* Patriots v Tridents Bridgetown 13 Jul 2016 T20
0*, 2/17 Patriots v Amazon Providence 9 Jul 2016 T20
1/37 Patriots v Tridents Basseterre 5 Jul 2016 T20
2/22 Patriots v Zouks Basseterre 3 Jul 2016 T20
0/21 Patriots v Tallawahs Basseterre 2 Jul 2016 T20
7*, 0/37 Patriots v Amazon Basseterre 30 Jun 2016 T20
2/16 West Indies v England Kolkata 3 Apr 2016 T20I # 557
Profile

Samuel Badree may be listed as a legspinner, but he hardly turns the ball. His accuracy though is near impeccable - so much that West Indies have used him to open the bowling in 28 out of 28 T20Is, right up to winning a world championship in India in 2016. He came out of that tournament ranked the No. 1 bowler in the format. Not too many physical education teachers can top that resume, so Badree's position at Barrackpore East Secondary School in Trinidad should be safe. Badree made his first-class debut in 2001-02 and his List A debut the next season. But by the time he was a two-time world champion in T20s - over a decade into his career - he had played only 12 first-class and 33 List A matches. His skills in the shortest format, however, were highly rated. He played his first T20 match in 2006 and racked up his 100th game eight years later. And it's helped him travel too. Badree has been a part of three different IPL teams, won the inaugural Pakistan Super League title with Islamabad United, claimed a career-best 5 for 22 in the Big Bash League in 2015-16, mentored young Australian spinners before that stint, and represented his home team Trinidad & Tobago in the Caribbean Premier League
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Jul 9, 2016

Samuel Badree picked up two wickets and bowled an economical spell, Guyana Amazon Warriors v St Kitts and Nevis Patriots, CPL 2016, Providence, July 9, 2016

Samuel Badree picked up two wickets and bowled an economical spell

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May 26, 2016

Samuel Badree interacts with schoolchildren in Trinidad as part of the Champions Schools Tour 2016, which aims to motivate kids and provide them with positive role models, May 26, 2016

Samuel Badree interacts with schoolchildren in Trinidad as part of the Champions Schools Tour 2016

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Mar 31, 2016

Samuel Badree is injured after taking a catch, India v West Indies, World T20 2016, semi-final, Mumbai, March 31, 2016

Samuel Badree is injured after taking a catch

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Tournament Results
Australia v England at Bridgetown - May 16, 2010
England won by 7 wickets (with 18 balls remaining)
Australia v Pakistan at Gros Islet - May 14, 2010
Australia won by 3 wickets (with 1 ball remaining)
England v Sri Lanka at Gros Islet - May 13, 2010
England won by 7 wickets (with 24 balls remaining)
West Indies v Australia at Gros Islet - May 11, 2010
Australia won by 6 wickets (with 22 balls remaining)
India v Sri Lanka at Gros Islet - May 11, 2010
Sri Lanka won by 5 wickets (with 0 balls remaining)
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