Sheldon Cottrell

West Indies|Bowler
Sheldon Cottrell
INTL CAREER: 2013 - 2022
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Full Name

Sheldon Shane Cottrell

Born

August 19, 1989, Jamaica

Age

32y 361d

Batting Style

Right hand Bat

Bowling Style

Left arm Fast medium

Playing Role

Bowler

TEAMS

Once a soldier in the Jamaican Defence Force, left-armer Sheldon Cottrell has been a semi-regular presence in the West Indies white-ball sides since he made his debut in 2013, and is known as much for his elaborate army-salute wicket celebration as for his bowling performances. He also offers athleticism in the field and powerful hitting in the lower order.

Cottrell broke through with 17 wickets at under 20 apiece in the four-day regional competition in 2012-13. In the CPL tournament that followed, he attracted more attention when he took three top-order wickets and finished with 4 for 20 in a game against Barbados Tridents. He made his Test debut in 2013 in India and played his next one more than a year later, against South Africa. In the 2019 World Cup, he was his side's best bowler, with 12 wickets. Cottrell has been a fixture in the St Kitts and Nevis Patriots side in the CPL for the better part of ten years; he took 11 wickets in successive seasons for them starting in 2017, and then went one better in 2019, with 12.

Career Averages
Bowling
FormatMatInnsBallsRunsWktsBBIBBMAveEconSR4w5w10w
Test2227619621/721/7298.004.26138.0000
ODI383617221685525/465/4632.405.8733.1210
T20I41408531111484/284/2823.147.8117.7100
FC4786514527941045/387/8126.863.2549.4230
List A7169316428461035/465/4627.635.3930.7410
T20123121258832971524/204/2021.697.6417.0200
Batting & Fielding
FormatMatInnsNORunsHSAveBFSR100s50s4s6sCtSt
Test2401152.752445.83001000
ODI381911881711.0013067.690064190
T20I41106184*4.502962.060020160
FC47703260448*15.8900180
List A7138202413013.3800250
T20123381418626*7.75155120.00001312530
Sheldon Shane Cottrell
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Sheldon Cottrell celebrates the wicket of Ishan KIshan
Sheldon Cottrell brings out his trademark salute
Sheldon Cottrell struck in the first over
(From right) Chris Gayle, Sheldon Cottrell, Sherfane Rutherford and Fabian Allen celebrate Patriots' win over Royals
Sheldon Cottrell was a hero with the bat
Sheldon Cottrell salutes in celebration after an early strike