Age: 24 Years
Wife: Kathrina Miguel
Hometown: Trinidad And Tobago
|Profession||Cricketer (Wicket-keeper Batsman)|
|Physical Stats & More|
|Height (approx.)||in centimeters- 173 cm
in meters- 1.73 m
in feet inches- 5’ 8”
|Eye Colour||Dark Brown|
|International Debut||T20- 23 September 2016 against Pakistan at Dubai
ODI- 20 February 2019 against England at Bridgetown
Test- Did Not Play
|Jersey Number||# 8 (West Indies)
#14, 29, 39 (Domestic)
|Domestic/State Team||Barbados Tridents, Islamabad United, Khulna Titans, Multan Sultans, Mumbai Indians, St. Kitts and Nevis Patriots, Trinidad & Tobago, Trinidad & Tobago Red Steel|
|Records (main ones)||• In 2013, he became the youngest ever cricketer to have played in the Caribbean Premier League (CPL).|
|Date of Birth||2 October 1995|
|Age (as in 2019)||24 Years|
|Birthplace||Couva, Trinidad, Trinidad and Tobago|
|Hometown||Couva, Trinidad, Trinidad and Tobago|
|College/University||Naparima College, San Fernando, Trinidad and Tobago|
|Hobbies||Travelling, Swimming, Listening to Music|
|Controversies||• In 2016, he was banned by the West Indies Cricket Board for 10 months after his signing with the Khulna Titans in the Bangladesh Premier League (BPL).
• In November 2019, he was caught in the ball-tampering act during the third ODI between West Indies and Afghanistan. R.
|Relationships & More|
|Parents||Names Not Known|
|Siblings||Brother- Not Known
Sister- 1 (Name Not Known)
|Cricketer(s)||MS Dhoni, AB de Villiers|
|Salary (approx.)||IPL- ₹4.2 crore/year|
- Does Nicholas Pooran drink alcohol?: Yes
- During his school days, Nicholas Pooran used to play for the school cricket team.
- He made his List A debut in 2013 for Trinidad & Tobago against the Windward Islands at Kingstown.
- In 2015, he met with a car accident after which he didn’t play for 18 months because of the severe ankle and knee injuries.
- In 2016, Nicholas got selected to play for West Indies and made his T20I debut against Pakistan in Dubai.
- In 2017, Mumbai Indians (MI) bought him at a base price of ₹30 lakhs for the 2017 Indian Premier League (IPL) auction. Unfortunately, he did not play a single match.
- In the same year, he was chosen to play for the Islamabad United in 2017 Pakistan Super League (PSL), in replacement of “Ben Duckett.”
- In 2018, Nicholas Pooran was named in the squad of Cricket West Indies B Team for the Global T20 Canada tournament.
- He was also named in the squad of the Sylhet Sixers team for the 2018-19 Bangladesh Premier League.
- Kings XI Punjab (KXIP) also bought him at a price of ₹4.2 crores in 2018 for the 2019 IPL auction.
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