Andre Russell - A modern Caribbean superstar

The West Indies has for long enthralled the sporting world with some of the finest cricketers. Known for their larger than life personalities and impeccable skills on the field, the West Indies squad is most certainly not known for putting on a dull show. From the list of popular players that have come from these islands, among the newest is Andre Russell. The strong athlete is renowned for an active all-round performance on the field. Jamaican born cricketer Andre Russell comes with an experience of over 150 international matches under his belt. So let us take a closer look at the exploits of cricketer Andre Russell.

Andre Russell Personal Details:

Name Andre Rusell
Date of Birth 29 April 1988
Birthplace Kingston
Height 6 ft 1.5 Inches
Playing Role Right Handed Batsman / Right Arm Fast Medium Bowler
Spouse Jassym Lora

Andre Russel - Key statistics and achievements:

A specialist of limited overs cricket, Andre Russell’s batting is a spectacle to be watched. It’s a delight to watch Russell as he goes toe-to-toe with some of the best cricketers. His incredible stats in batting is the cherry on the cake to his already impressive bowling figures.

Andre Russell Batting Stats

Format Matches Innings Runs Highest score Average Strike Rate 100 200 50 4s 6s
Test 1 1 2 2 2 22.22 0 0 0 0 0
ODI 56 47 1034 92 27.21 130.23 0 0 4 94 57
T20I 47 39 465 47 17.88 141.34 0 0 0 30 32
IPL 64 52 1400 88 33.33 186.42 0 0 8 96 120

Andre Russell Bowling Stats

Format Matches Innings Balls Bowled Runs Wickets BBM Economy Average Strike Rate 5W 10W
Test 1 2 138 104 1 1/104 4.52 104 138 0 0
ODI 56 55 2290 2229 70 4/35 5.84 31.84 32.71 0 0
T20I 47 40 595 908 25 2/10 9.16 36.32 23.8 0 0
IPL 64 61 1039 1538 55 4/20 8.88 27.96 18.89 0 0

International Career:

Cricketer Andre Russell made his international debut in a Test against Sri Lanka in 2010. While he did not break into the scene with a bang, he played a decent knock. He did enough to get selected for the West Indies World Cup squad of 2011 and played his first ODI against Ireland in the 2011 World Cup.

League Career:

Destined for limited overs cricket, Andre Russell is among the many cricketers who are truly in their element when playing a T20 match.

As a star with both bat and ball, contributions of Andre Russell’s KKR tenure have helped push the team to the higher end of the leaderboard. Andre is always set for big records in the sport and he has also been part of 2019 World Cup playing eleven of West Indies.

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