Kemar Roach      

Full name Kemar Andre Jamal Roach

Born June 30, 1988, St. Lucy, Barbados

Current age 32 years 158 days

Major teams West Indies, Antigua Hawksbills, Barbados, Brisbane Heat, Deccan Chargers, Guyana President's Select XI, Jamaica Tallawahs, Sagicor High Performance Centre, St Lucia Zouks, Sunrisers Hyderabad, University of West Indies Vice Chancellor's XI, Wayamba United, West Indies A, West Indies Cricket Board President's XI, West Indies Select XI, West Indies Under-19s, West Indies XI, Worcestershire, Worcestershire

Playing role Bowler

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm fast-medium

Kemar Andre Jamal Roach
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests 59 95 19 905 41 11.90 2328 38.87 0 0 106 9 14 0
ODIs 92 57 34 308 34 13.39 576 53.47 0 0 24 6 21 0
T20Is 11 1 1 3 3* - 2 150.00 0 0 0 0 1 0
First-class 119 166 33 1801 53 13.54 0 3 35 0
List A 116 71 42 400 34 13.79 0 0 26 0
T20s 46 13 5 59 12 7.37 52 113.46 0 0 3 3 18 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 59 106 10720 5530 201 6/48 10/146 27.51 3.09 53.3 13 9 1
ODIs 92 90 4459 3763 124 6/27 6/27 30.34 5.06 35.9 3 3 0
T20Is 11 11 234 284 10 2/25 2/25 28.40 7.28 23.4 0 0 0
First-class 119 210 18581 9920 380 7/23 10/146 26.10 3.20 48.8 23 15 1
List A 116 113 5423 4511 155 6/27 6/27 29.10 4.99 34.9 4 3 0
T20s 46 44 912 1229 28 3/18 3/18 43.89 8.08 32.5 0 0 0
Career statistics
Test debut West Indies v Bangladesh at Kingstown, Jul 9-13, 2009 scorecard
Last Test England v West Indies at Manchester, Jul 24-28, 2020 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut Bermuda v West Indies at King City (NW), Aug 20, 2008 scorecard
Last ODI West Indies v India at Port of Spain, Aug 14, 2019 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 England v West Indies at Manchester, Jul 24-28, 2020 scorecard
List A debut Barbados v Trinidad & Tobago at Bridgetown, Jan 9, 2007 scorecard
Last List A West Indies v India at Port of Spain, Aug 14, 2019 scorecard
T20s debut West Indies v Australia at Bridgetown, Jun 20, 2008 scorecard
Last T20s Barbados Tridents v Jamaica Tallawahs at Bridgetown, Aug 29, 2018 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
3/114, 2, 0* West Indies v New Zealand Hamilton 3 Dec 2020 Test # 2394
0/27, 0/13 West Indians v NZ A Queenstown 20 Nov 2020 Other
4/72, 0, 0/34, 4 West Indies v England Manchester 24 Jul 2020 Test # 2390
2/58, 5*, 2/37, 5 West Indies v England Manchester 16 Jul 2020 Test # 2389
0/41, 1*, 0/50 West Indies v England Southampton 8 Jul 2020 Test # 2388
1, 2/25 WI Holder XI v BrathwaiteXI Manchester 29 Jun 2020 Other
1/52, 18, 0/30 WI Holder XI v BrathwaiteXI Manchester 23 Jun 2020 Other
10, 5/20, 4, 4/36 Barbados v Guyana Providence 12 Mar 2020 FC
41, 2/63, 6/84 Barbados v Windward Is Bridgetown 27 Feb 2020 FC
38, 2/38, 2/28 Barbados v Trinidad & T Bridgetown 13 Feb 2020 FC
Profile

In a land where fast bowling talent has been dwindling alarmingly 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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Dec 5, 2020

Kemar Roach is bowled, New Zealand vs West Indies, 1st Test, Hamilton, 3rd day, December 5, 2020

Kemar Roach is bowled

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Dec 4, 2020

Kemar Roach reacts after an unsuccessful appeal, New Zealand vs West Indies, 1st Test, Hamilton, 2nd day, December 4, 2020

Kemar Roach reacts after an unsuccessful appeal

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Dec 3, 2020

Kemar Roach broke through with Tom Latham's wicket, 1st Test, Hamilton, 1st day, December 3, 2020

Kemar Roach broke through with Tom Latham's wicket

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Notes

Lord Gavron Award - 2006