Carlos Ricardo Brathwaite is a Barbados cricket player and former captain of the West Indies Twenty International team; Carlos has been named the West Indies captain for Twenty-20 International and has represented various clubs. The former West Indies has made it to the 160 highest-paid cricket players in the Indian Premier League.

Brathwaite made his T20I debut in the West Indies against Bangladesh on October 11, 2011. He debuted One Day International seven days later in the same series.

Quick Info 
Full NameCarlos Ricardo Brathwaite
Date Of Birth1988, July 18
Birth PlaceChrist Church, Barbados
Parent(s)Chesterfield Brathwaite, Joycelyn Brathwaite
OccupationCricketer
Age33 Years Old
Body MeasurementN/A
Height6 feet 4 inches
Weight 120 kg
NationalityWest Indian
Hair ColorBlack
Eye ColorBlack
Zodiac SignCancer
EthnicityBlack
Martial StatusMarried
Wife(s)/Partner(s)Jessica Felix Brathwaite
ChildrenN/A
Net Worth$1-$10 million

Carlos Brathwaite Early Life

Carlos Brathwaite was born on July 18, 1988, in Christian Church, Barbados, to his parents Chesterfield Brathwaite and Joycelyn Brathwaite, where he grew up with his parents playing cricket exams at the age of three. The former West Indies captain had loved since childhood. Carlos grew up playing cricket in the backyard. Carlos started playing cricket at such a young age and is a right-handed player.

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Carlos Brathwaite Career

Carlos Brathwaite made his T20I debut in the West Indies against Bangladesh on October 11, 2011. He debuted One Day International seven days later in the same series. He started his first Test match in the West Indies in the second Test against Australia at the Melbourne Cricket Ground on December 26, 2015. West Indies required 19 runs to win in the last over against England; Carlos hit four in a row in the first four balls of the previous over. In the 2016 ICC World Twenty20 final, the West Indies can win their second World Twenty20 title. This was his first World Cup.

 

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He became the first West Indies player to hit six in a row in a T20I match. In August 2016, Brathwaite was named captain of the West Indies team for their 22nd international match against India in Florida later that month. On March 8, 2018, during the 2018 Cricket World Cup qualifier against Papua New Guinea at the Old Hararians in Harare, Brathwaite took his first five wickets in the ODIs.

In April 2019, he was named to the West Indies team for the 2019 Cricket World Cup. On June 22, 2019, in a match against New Zealand, Brathwaite beat his first 100 ODIs. However, he was caught in the six-match winning streak.

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In April 2016, Carlos Brathwaite made his first Indian Premier League (IPL) Delhi Daredevils. He also spent several years playing domestic cricket in Ireland, with Leinster Cricket Club in Dublin, in 2009 winning the Bob Kerr Irish Senior Cup, defeating Donemena CC in the final. In January 2018, he was bought by Sunrisers Hyderabad at the 2018 IPL auction. In May 2018, he was signed by Kent County Cricket Club to play in the 2018 Vitality Blast tournament in England. In October 2018, Cricket West Indies (CWI) awarded him a white football contract for the 2018-19 season.

Later that month, Carlos Brathwaite was named in the Khulna Titans squad, following the 2018-19 Bangladesh Premier League framework. In December 2018, Carlos was bought by the Kolkata Knight Rider at the 2019 Indian Premier League player auction.

In October 2019, Carlos was named captain of the Combined Campuses team for the 2019-20 Regional Super50 tournament. However, he was released by the Kolkata Knight Rider ahead of the 2020 IPL auction. In October 2020, he was drafted by Dambulla Viiking in the first edition of the Lanka Premier League. In February 2021, he signed for the Birmingham Bears in England’s T20 Blast.

 

Carlos Brathwaite Relationship

The former West Indies captain is a married man. In addition to his professional life, Carlos married Jessica Felix Brathwaite in 2020. A married couple leads a luxurious life. Carlos’ wife, Jessica, has been a great support since he was a child. The couple spent a lot of time in their relationship.

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Love birds are often seen hanging in different places during their visit. There is not much information about Carlos’ previous relationship. The former West Indies captain is a Manchester United fan and enjoys cycling on weekends.

 

Carlos Brathwaite Social Media

Carlos Brathwaite is active on social media and frequently posts about his professional and private life. West Indies’ former captain has 171K followers on Instagram, and it goes by ricky.26.

 

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Carlos Brathwaite Net worth

The former West Indies captain played in the Indian Premier League (IPL) for the first time against Delhi Daredevils. Carlos has played many international and national games. The former West Indies captain lives a luxurious life and has an estimated net worth of $ 1- $ 10 million.

Carlos has been named one of the wealthiest players in cricket, and there is still a lot to look forward to. The former West Indies captain is a businessman who has established his cricket career. He is also in business. He has his cricket gear and sports equipment.

 

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