Darren Sammy

Darren Sammy
Full Name: Darren Julius Garvey Sammy
Birth date: December 20, 1983
Age: 38 years
Hometown: Micoud
City: Micoud
Birth Country: Saint Lucia
Batting Style: Right Hand Bat
Bowling Style: Right Arm Medium Fast Bowler
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Darren Sammy, a Saint Lucian player who plays for West Indies born in 1983. A right handed batsman and a fast medium bowler was the first person from St. Lucia who played the game at international level when he played his first ODI against Bangladesh in 2004. Sammy was appointed as a skipper of the West Indies team in 2010 and in his this position in the team, West Indies won the ICC World T20 title in 2012 when they played final match against Sri Lanka. At present, he is at the position of skipper for Test format and T20 format as well. When it comes to his Test career, he played his first match against English team in 2007. He has played a vital role in West Indies team in 33 matches and has scored nearly 1K runs with an average of 22.38. He has made only one ton of 106 that too against England in 2012 and 4 fifties. When it comes to his bowling, he is far better in this domain than batting. He has taken 77 wickets with a bowling average of 35. He also has a record of 5 wickets haul that he has done 4 times as yet. As far as ODI format is concerned, he has given his valuable contribution to his team in 92 games and has scored the same amount of runs as in Test format with an average of 21.16. He began his ODI career in 2004 when he played the game against New Zealand. There is no any century tag attached with him but has helped his team by scoring 4 half centuries so far. His best ODI score is 84. In ODI format, he has taken about 70 wickets with an average of 42. In the captaincy of Sammy, West Indies has played 25 Test matches and 51 ODI matches and won just 8 Test matches and 19 ODI matches. He has played far better role as a skipper in T20 format as compared to Test and ODI format. Out of 21 matches the team won 12 T20 matches. Sammy is well known for bowling long spells. Generally he aims to do dot balls to put the batsman under pressure. As a batsman, the strike rate of Sammy in ODIs is 98 which is the second highest amongst West Indian players. He is an all-rounder in West Indies team who plays crucial role.

Recent matches

RunsOppMatch DateScore
38 Asia Lions2022-01-29 DT20
0 India Maharajas2022-01-27 DT20
- Asia Lions2022-01-26 DT20
28 India Maharajas2022-01-22 DT20
8 Asia Lions2022-01-21 DT20
8 Trinbago Knight Riders2020-09-10 DT20
- Guyana Amazon Warriors2020-09-08 DT20
7 Jamaica Tallawahs2020-09-06 DT20
14 Trinbago Knight Riders2020-09-05 DT20
1 Guyana Amazon Warriors2020-09-02 DT20

Statistictics by year


Batting Statistics

 MatInnsOutNORunsHSAveBPSR200s100s50s4s6sCtSt
TEST 3863612132310621.69194967.8801515734650
ODI 124105753018718924.951870100.0500914584670
IT20 645034165344215.71359148.750004227300

Bowling Statistics

 MatInnsOversMORunsWktsAveEcoSRExt4wkts5wkts10wktsBBIBBM
TEST 37651035.521630078435.803.4074.0291307/668/98
ODI 1241198264138518147.544.6661.2611004/264/26
IT20 6657146.4010684424.277.7120.0151105/265/26

Awards

Last Series Played

Legends League Cricket 2022 Season 2
Legends League Cricket 2022
CPL 2020 - Caribbean Premier League T20
PSL 2020 - Pakistan Super League T20
T10 League 2019
Team Squad
Jason Holder Kevin Sinclair
Shimron Hetmyer Kyle Mayers
Brandon King Keemo Paul
Gudakesh Motie Keacy Carty
Yannick Cariah Nicolas Pooran

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