Brandon King overview

Brandon King was born on 16th December 1994 at Kingstown in Jamaica.

The right-hand West Indian batsman represents Jamaica in domestic cricket. He also possesses a typical style of swashbuckling batting with an aggressive brand of game.

Batting Career Summary

M Inn NO Runs HS Avg BF SR 100 200 50 4s 6s
Test 0 NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA
ODI 4 4 0 97 39 24.25 144 67.36 0 0 0 11 2
T20 11 10 0 153 43 15.3 114 134.21 0 0 0 20 5
IPL 0 NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA

Bowling Career Summary

M Inn B Runs Wkts BBI BBM Econ Avg SR 5W 10W
Test 0 NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA
ODI 4 NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA
T20 11 NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA
IPL 0 NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA

Early signs

Brandon King made his first-class debut in the Regional Four-day Competition in 2015 and in his maiden first-class appearance King drew attention by scoring 71 off 81 balls from 127 balls including 7 fours and 6 big sixes with a strike rate of 87.65 in the first innings of the match. Even in the second innings King failing to score big runs made only 20 runs but off 20 deliveries with the striker rate of 100. In such a brief innings King hit 3 fours. King has scored 1867 runs so far from his 31 first-class matches including 2 hundreds and 12 fifties. However, King's debut in the List 'A' cricket against Trinidad & Tobago at Port of Spain was not impressive as he struck only 26 runs after playing 48 balls. Brandon King has scored 548 runs from his 26 List 'A' matches where his highest score was 48.

ODI Career

King was selected in the senior West Indies side for the first time to take part in One-Day International (ODI) against Afghanistan. The ODI was played at Lucknow in India. West Indies won the match by five wickets with eight balls remaining and Brandon King in his debut made 39 from 56 deliveries including 5 fours and a big six. King has so far taken part in 4 ODIs and amassed 97 runs with the highest score of 39 against Afghanistan. King participated in his last ODI this year against Ireland at St. George’s where he was not able to execute big runs. He scored 38 from 43 deliveries including 4 fours and a six. West Indies won by five wickets on the Duckworth and Lewis method with 64 balls remaining. King also failed to live up to expectation as he scored only 58 runs from his three ODIs against Ireland.

Test career

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IPL career

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T20 Career

In the same year in 2019 against Afghanistan at Lucknow, Brandon King played in his maiden Twenty20 International match. But he was out for only 4 runs. King has participated in 11 T20 international matches so far and gathered 153 runs with an impressive strike rate of 134.21. His maximum score in the T20 International has been 43. However, King made his T20 debut in 2017 in the Caribbean Premier League, playing for St. Kitts and Nevis Patriots. However, in his first T20 match King was not able to make an impact as he became out for only 11 runs from 16 balls. He flourished in the shortest format two years later as playing for Guyana Amazon Warriors the batsman displayed a mesmerizing unbeaten 132 consisting of 10 fours and 11 sixes. That has been the highest score so far in Caribbean Premier League. King touched the 1000 runs’ milestone in T20 cricket in September this year. In T20s King, playing in 52 matches has gleaned formidable 1032 runs including 5 fifties with the strike rate of 130.79 where his highest score is unbeaten 132.

ICC Trophies

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