Carlos Brathwaite Biography
Carlos Brathwaite is a famous all-rounder cricketer since the 2016 ICC T20 Cricket World Cup. Brathwaite born on 18 July 1988 in Christ Church Barbados. His nickname is Nicky since childhood. The solid Carlos has shown his exceptional talent in all the formats of Cricket. He becomes more famous when he hit four consecutive sixes in the last over in the final match of the T2O World Cup. Please continue reading the biography, facts, family and facts about the great cricketer Carlos Brathwaite.
International Cricket Debut and Career
Carlos Brathwaite stepped into the International Cricket in 2011 when he become the part of the West Indies cricket team squad. Firstly he made debut in T20 International playing against Bangladesh on 11 October 2011. After the few days in the same series Carlos Brathwaite made his One Day International (ODI) debut. He made his Test debut against the Australia on 26 December 2015.
Carlos Brathwaite International Career
In his debut T20 World Cup of 2016, he stood as champion by winning the Title of Champs for the West Indians. He also secured the record of first West Indian player who scored four consecutive sixes in an over. Also if you saw that match, I bet you were shocked the way he hit the sixes. That was totally mindblowing and he did that when West Indians lost their hope of winning the World Cup.
Recently in August 2016 he also became the captain of the West Indies Cricket team for T2o format. He impressed in his first two Tests. At the Boxing Day game in Melbourne, he helped Darren Bravo stem the first-innings collapse with a 59 on debut at No. 8. In the rain-affected Sydney Test, he struck a brisk 71-ball 69. During the IPL 2016 player auction, he attracted a big of Rs 4.2 crore from Delhi Daredevils, 14 times his base price of Rs 30 lakh.
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Family, Girlfriend, Wife
We have tried our best to collect as much information about the family of Carlos Brathwaite as possible. He has a girlfriend name, Jessica Felix. There isn’t much information about his family.
In Domestic Career the Carlos Brathwaite has represented many of the local teams which includes Barbados, Combined Campuses and Colleges, Barbados Tridents, Antigua Hawksbills, St Kitts and Nevis Patriots and in 2016–present Delhi Daredevils.
Interesting Facts about Carlos Brathwaite
- Carlos Brathwaite is the only player West Indians who scored four consecutive sixes.
- His favorite number is 26 that is the reason why he wears #26 Jersey.
- He was the class fellow of American famous singer Rihanna in Barbados.
- He also has the great interest in Soccer and a big supporter of Manchester United.