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Kemar Roach Biography

Kemar Andre Jamal Roach is a Barbadian cricketer. He played in the 2006 U-19 Cricket World Cup in Sri Lanka and has represented the West Indies in Test and One Day International cricket. Roach represented the West Indies at U19 level, participating in the 2006 U-19 World Cup. In a warm up match for the Cup, Roach took 4/44 against Pakistan including a hat trick. On 7 June 2008, Roach was selected in the West Indies Test squad to face Australia in the third Test. Roach made his international debut on 20 June 2008 in a Twenty20 international against Australia; it was also the first senior Twenty20 match he had played in. He finished with the best bowling figures in the match of 2/29 from three overs, claiming the scalps of Shaun Marsh and Luke Ronchi as the West Indies won by seven wickets. Roach made his Test debut on 9 July 2009. Roach, who was fastest of the West Indies' bowling line-up, troubled the Australian batsmen with his pace through the test series that a rivalry emerged between Roach and Ponting. Roach was one of the most sought-after players at the 2010 IPL auctions along with Kieron Pollard and Shane Bond. He went for 720,000 USD which the Deccan Chargers shelled oput to get him in their team. Roach became the sixth bowler to have claimed a hat-trick in a World Cup. His profile is famous for being a fast bowler.

Kemar Roach Latest News & Articles

New Zealand vs West Indies 2017: 5 reasons why the Windies can beat the Kiwis in the Test series
New Zealand vs West Indies 2017: 5 reasons why the Windies can beat the Kiwis in the Test series
5 reasons why West Indies can upset New Zealand in the Test series.
New Zealand vs West Indies 2017: 5 WI players to watch out for in the Test series
New Zealand vs West Indies 2017: 5 WI players to watch out for in the Test series
These players can spearhead the Windies attack against the Black Caps
5 West Indies players who deserve a chance despite the team's struggles
5 West Indies players who deserve a chance despite the team's struggles
These have been turbulent and difficult times for the Windies.
Gabriel, Roach help dismiss England for 258
Gabriel, Roach help dismiss England for 258
West Indies 19-1 at Stumps on Day 1of the 2nd Test at Headingley.
England vs West Indies 2017: 5 players to watch out for
England vs West Indies 2017: 5 players to watch out for
Five players who could grab the spotlight in the England vs West Indies series.
West Indies announce Test squad for England series
West Indies announce Test squad for England series
The series begins on August 17 and West Indies will have two uncapped players and see the return of Kemar Roach.
India vs West Indies 3rd Test Preview: Virat Kohli and co. look to bag series
India vs West Indies 3rd Test Preview: Virat Kohli and co. look to bag series
India will aim to re-group and win the third and penultimate cricket Test match.
India vs West Indies, Day 3 - Stats: Mohammed Shami and Umesh Yadav breathe fire
India vs West Indies, Day 3 - Stats: Mohammed Shami and Umesh Yadav breathe fire
Indian pacers demonstrate persistence as Virat Kohli enforces follow-on
India vs West Indies 2016: West Indies coach says bowlers are in the process of learning
India vs West Indies 2016: West Indies coach says bowlers are in the process of learning
West Indies have to bat out of their skin to save the first Test match against India.
Confident India face inexperienced Windies in first Test (Preview)
Confident India face inexperienced Windies in first Test (Preview)
ICC Test Rankings: R Ashwin stands chance to go top of the bowler's rankings during India's tour of West Indies
ICC Test Rankings: R Ashwin stands chance to go top of the bowler's rankings during India's tour of West Indies
Latest ICC Test Rankings for bowlers
India vs WICB President's XI 2nd Warm-Up Match Day 1 Live Cricket Score and commentary; Watch Practice match live streaming online here
India vs WICB President's XI 2nd Warm-Up Match Day 1 Live Cricket Score and commentary; Watch Practice match live streaming online here
Catch India vs WICB President XI Live Score, commentary and all the match live updates.
Uncapped Miguel Cummins named in West Indies squad for 1st Test
Uncapped Miguel Cummins named in West Indies squad for 1st Test
Cummins has been added to the squad after Jerome Taylor's sudden retirement caused the WICB to name only 12 players in the initial squad.
West Indies vs India 2016: Hosts announce 12-member squad for Test series
West Indies vs India 2016: Hosts announce 12-member squad for Test series
Kemar Roach and Denesh Ramdin axed as selectors turn to youngsters.
5 skills of cricketers that have regressed over the last year
5 skills of cricketers that have regressed over the last year
There have been some players who have lost some of their skills owing to various reasons.
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