Evin Lewis - batsman of the West Indies Cricket Team
Evin Lewis is a Trinidad player who plays for the West Indies cricket team in international competitions such as One-Day International and Twenty20 International. The athlete plays in the team in the position of the batsman. We offer you to get to know the player better in our article.
Evin Lewis: how his professional career developed
Evin Lewis was born on December 27th 1991 in Port of Spain – Trinidad. The player began to get involved in cricket from early childhood. The athlete has built his career as a left-handed batsman, but he can also perform well in the position of a right-arm medium bowler. His playing style is aggressive.
Evin Lewis originally represented the West Indies U-19 cricket team. He was also invited to the Under-19 World Cup in 2010. In 2012, the athlete made his debut in first-class cricket for the Trinidad and Tobago.
On March 27, 2016, Evin Lewis played for the first time at Twenty20 International against Afghanistan. And in the fall of October 5, he first entered the field at One-Day International against a team from Pakistan. Lewis has never played Test Matches yet, but everything is ahead.
Evin Lewis’ professional achievements:
- In 2013, he was the top scorer for his team in the T20 Champions League.
- In 2016, at Twenty20 International, he completed the second fastest century at the championship as a representative of the West Indies cricket team. He was also awarded the title of the best player of the match.
- In 2017, he was named the Best Man of the Match in T20.
- In 2018, he received the title of T20 International Cricketer of the year.
- He is the third batsman who managed to register for two centuries at Twenty20 International.
- the West Indies U-19, the West Indies A, the West Indies, the Comilla Victorians, the Karnataka Tuskers, the Punjab Legends, the Trinidad and Tobago, the Vancouver Knights, the West Indies Cricket Board President’s XI, the Barisal Bulls, the Dhaka Dynamites, the Mumbai Indians, the St Kitts and Nevis Patriots, the Trinidad and Tobago Red Steel.
Evin Lewis is number 17 in the competition.
Evin Lewis: personal life, interesting facts
As far as we know, Evin Lewis has an older brother, but alas, no more information about the family is indicated anywhere. Recently, the athlete congratulated his mom on her birthday on his social networks, so you can be sure that Evin grew up in a full-fledged and loving family. Lewis is married to Sharana Ali, who is four years younger than him. The couple is raising a common daughter.
Interesting Evin Lewis Facts:
- His full name is Evin Earl Lewis.
- The cricketer who inspires him is Chris Gayle. Evin tried very hard to achieve the same success as his idol, so he is often called “Junior Gayle”.
- He likes to play golf in his spare time from cricket. He also loves to travel to different countries of the world.
- The athlete’s fortune is estimated at approximately $5 million.
Evin Lewis actively maintains his pages on social networks. For example, on his Instagram, which he leads under the nickname @evinlewis17, almost 85 thousand people are subscribed. The athlete has recently shared family photos with his subscribers and adds videos of his strength training.