Kraigg Brathwaite      

Full name Kraigg Clairmonte Brathwaite

Born December 1, 1992, Black Rock, St Michael, Barbados

Current age 28 years 54 days

Major teams West Indies, Barbados, Nottinghamshire, Sagicor High Performance Centre, UWI Vice Chancellor's XI, West Indies A, West Indies Cricket Board President's XI, West Indies President's XI, West Indies Under-15s, West Indies Under-19s, Yorkshire

Nickname BoBo

Playing role Opening batsman

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm offbreak

Education Combermere School

Kraigg Clairmonte Brathwaite
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests 64 122 7 3727 212 32.40 9124 40.84 8 19 360 10 28 0
ODIs 10 10 0 278 78 27.80 483 57.55 0 1 15 0 3 0
First-class 162 290 21 10322 246 38.37 23 53 100 0
List A 53 53 7 1789 108 38.89 3 9 11 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 64 40 1958 1057 18 6/29 6/29 58.72 3.23 108.7 0 1 0
ODIs 10 5 152 140 1 1/56 1/56 140.00 5.52 152.0 0 0 0
First-class 162 85 2901 1463 29 6/29 6/29 50.44 3.02 100.0 0 1 0
List A 53 19 528 411 6 1/6 1/6 68.50 4.67 88.0 0 0 0
Career statistics
Test debut West Indies v Pakistan at Basseterre, May 20-24, 2011 scorecard
Last Test New Zealand v West Indies at Wellington, Dec 11-14, 2020 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut Pakistan v West Indies at Sharjah, Sep 30, 2016 scorecard
Last ODI West Indies v England at Bridgetown, Mar 9, 2017 scorecard
ODI statistics
First-class debut Combined Campuses and Colleges v Barbados at Cave Hill, Apr 3-6, 2009 scorecard
Last First-class New Zealand v West Indies at Wellington, Dec 11-14, 2020 scorecard
List A debut Barbados v West Indies Under-19s at Georgetown, Oct 28, 2009 scorecard
Last List A Barbados v Windward Islands at Coolidge, Feb 24, 2018 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
0, 24 West Indies v New Zealand Wellington 11 Dec 2020 Test # 2395
0/14, 21, 10 West Indies v New Zealand Hamilton 3 Dec 2020 Test # 2394
246, 2/66 West Indians v NZ A Queenstown 26 Nov 2020 FC
47 West Indians v NZ A Queenstown 20 Nov 2020 Other
1, 19 West Indies v England Manchester 24 Jul 2020 Test # 2390
0/9, 75, 12 West Indies v England Manchester 16 Jul 2020 Test # 2389
65, 0/9, 4 West Indies v England Southampton 8 Jul 2020 Test # 2388
3 BrathwaiteXI v WI Holder XI Manchester 29 Jun 2020 Other
84, 34, 0/7 BrathwaiteXI v WI Holder XI Manchester 23 Jun 2020 Other
48, 84* Barbados v Guyana Providence 12 Mar 2020 FC
Profile

Brathwaite made his first-class debut aged just 16 and impressed, scoring 73 while opening the batting for Barbados. He was called up for the West Indies squad for the Test series against Bangladesh in 2009, when senior players had gone on strike, and was subsequently awarded a contract by the West Indies Cricket Board. A patient batsman, who likens his batting style to Shivnarine Chanderpaul, Brathwaite won a place in the West Indies Under-19 squad for the World Cup in 2010 in New Zealand. He was West Indies' leading run-scorer and overall second highest with 335 runs with four fifties. He made the senior side in 2011, and debuted against Pakistan in the home Test series.

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Dec 13, 2020

Kraigg Brathwaite fell for yet another low score, New Zealand vs West Indies, 2nd Test, Wellington, 3rd day, December 13, 2020

Kraigg Brathwaite fell for yet another low score

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Dec 13, 2020

Trent Boult got into rhythm quickly after New Zealand made West Indies follow on, New Zealand vs West Indies, 2nd Test, Wellington, 3rd day, December 13, 2020

Trent Boult got into rhythm quickly after New Zealand made West Indies follow on

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Dec 4, 2020

Kraigg Brathwaite defends one on the off side, New Zealand vs West Indies, 1st Test, Hamilton, 2nd day, December 4, 2020

Kraigg Brathwaite defends one on the off side

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