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Shivnarine Chanderpaul Biography & Latest News

Shivnarine Chanderpaul Biography

Shivnarine Chanderpaul is a cricketer, and former captain of the West Indies cricket team. A left handed batsman and right arm leg break bowler, he is known for his doggedness and ability to stick on the wicket for long hours. Chanderpaul's first notable impact on Test cricket was as being the last batting partner of Brian Lara when Lara broke Gary Sobers' record of 365 not out in the fifth and final Test against England in 1993–94. Chanderpaul made his first Test century in his 19th Test match – after having scored 15 half-centuries in the preceding 18 matches. He was named captain of West Indies in the first Test versus South Africa in March 2005 in Guyana. He became the second player to make a double century on debut as a Test captain, scoring an unbeaten 200. Chanderpaul has recently reached the milestone of 100 Test caps, being the 8th West Indian to do so. . He is the first Indo-Caribbean to play 100 Tests for the West Indies and has captained them in 14 Tests and 16 One Day Internationals. Chanderpaul is currently ranked number four test batsman in the world in the ICC official rankings.  

Shivnarine Chanderpaul Latest News & Articles

SK Flashback: When West Indies scripted a world record chase against Australia
SK Flashback: When West Indies scripted a world record chase against Australia
Ramnaresh Sarwan and Shivnarine Chanderpaul did the unthinkable and denied Australia a whitewash series win.
Stats: Younis Khan becomes the 13th batsman to complete 10,000 Test runs
Stats: Younis Khan becomes the 13th batsman to complete 10,000 Test runs
Younis is the first Pakistani batsman to join the distinguished 10,000-run club.
Shivnarine Chanderpaul and his son Tagenarine score fifties in same first-class match
Shivnarine Chanderpaul and his son Tagenarine score fifties in same first-class match
The father-son duo achieved the unusual feat in a four-day match for Guyana against Jamaica.
Top 5 highest first innings totals to result in losses
Top 5 highest first innings totals to result in losses
A glance at a unique record created by Bangladesh at Wellington and previous holders of the record.
Stats: LBW hits the 10K mark at Port Elizabeth
Stats: LBW hits the 10K mark at Port Elizabeth
Anil Kumble has affected the most number of LBW dismissals in Tests while Sachin Tendulkar leads the chart for batsmen for LBW dismissals.
Stats: Asad Shafiq breaks the all-time record for most Test centuries from number six
Stats: Asad Shafiq breaks the all-time record for most Test centuries from number six
The diminutive Pakistan batsman overtakes the legendary Sir Garry Sobers during the Brisbane Test.
5 final day performances to save a Test
5 final day performances to save a Test
When a special batting effort on the last day saved teams the ignominy of defeat.
Pakistan vs West Indies 2016, 1st Test - Stats: Bravo's heroics and Pakistan's close shave
Pakistan vs West Indies 2016, 1st Test - Stats: Bravo's heroics and Pakistan's close shave
A compilation of some of the fascinating numbers from the historic day-night Test in Dubai
Watch: Rory Burns picks Wahab Riaz, Saeed Ajmal and Moises Henriques in his all-time XI
Watch: Rory Burns picks Wahab Riaz, Saeed Ajmal and Moises Henriques in his all-time XI
Surrey batsman comes up with quite a few left-field choices for his team
FICA warns players of participating in new overseas T20 league 'Indian Champions League'
FICA warns players of participating in new overseas T20 league 'Indian Champions League'
A host of currently playing and retired foreign cricketers are mentioned on the ICL's Facebook page. Pakistani players are also mentioned.
Fuming Shivnarine Chanderpaul alleges 'disrespect' from West Indies selectors
Fuming Shivnarine Chanderpaul alleges 'disrespect' from West Indies selectors
Former batsman 'hurt' at not getting a similar send-off like Sachin Tendulkar.
Top 5 players with most Man of the Series awards in Tests
Top 5 players with most Man of the Series awards in Tests
Who holds the record for the most Man of the Series awards in Tests and will it ever be broken?
Top 5 talented players who were overshadowed by more flamboyant teammates
Top 5 talented players who were overshadowed by more flamboyant teammates
These players were not flashy, but when it came down to performances, they were right up there among the best.
The top Test batsmen after turning 35 - When age is just a number
The top Test batsmen after turning 35 - When age is just a number
These batsmen kept on going even after reaching the grand age of 35.
5 West Indian cricketers who always did well against India in Tests
5 West Indian cricketers who always did well against India in Tests
Some West Indian players just loved playing against India and score loads of runs too.
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