Ian Bishop

Ian Bishop

Full NameIan Raphael Bishop

BornOctober 24, 1967

Height6 ft 5 in (1.96 m)


RoleBowler/Right-arm fast, Commentator, Right-handed Batsman


Ian Bishop Biography

Ian Raphael Bishop born on 24 October 1967 is a previous Trinidadian top of the line cricketer who represented to the West Indies cricket team in the time of 1988 and 1998 in Tests and ODIs.


He achieved 100 test wickets in just 21 Test matches. An effective quick bowler with an ability for outswing, serious back wounds chop him down in 1991. He restored emphatically and influenced changes in accordance with his bowling action, returning firmly late in 1992. However, in 1993 he was struck by wounds once more, holding off on returning until mid-1995, in this way what was at one phase a very encouraging profession had been considerably diminished.

Rise to Glory

Despite the fact that he influenced an early section into the limited overs format, Bishop tasted more accomplishment in the longest configuration of the diversion. Influencing his Test to make a debut against India in 1989, Bishop showed up and wound up with 161 wickets. Known for his prodding out swinger, the right-arm quick bowler made his essence felt in simply his second Test coordinate when he destroyed the Indian batting line-up with 6 wickets for 87 runs.


The ODI spell however was not as extraordinary his Test profession. He played 84 matches and grabbed 118 wickets which included only two 5-wicket pulls. His most prominent execution came against Pakistan at Brisbane in 1993 sacking 5 wickets for only 25 runs and bailed his side package Pakistan out for an insignificant 71. After four years, he chose to resign from the ODI arrange. Like a few other previous cricketers, Bishop voiced his conclusions on the games and turned into an effective pundit.

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