|Real Name||Sunil Philip Narine|
|Profession||West Indian Cricketer (Spin bowler)|
|Physical Stats & More|
|Height||in centimeters- 180 cm
in meters- 1.80 m
in Feet Inches- 5’ 10”
|Weight||in Kilograms- 78 kg
in Pounds- 172 lbs
|Body Measurements||- Chest: 42 Inches
- Waist: 34 Inches
- Biceps: 14 Inches
|International Debut||Test- 7 June 2012 vs Engand in Birmingham
ODI- 5 December 2011 vs India in Ahmedabad
T20- 27 March 2012 vs Australia in St Lucia
|International Retirement||5 November 2023 India Today
Note: Sunil announced his retirement from international cricket through an Instagram post.
|Jersey Number||#74 (West Indies)
#74 (IPL, County Cricket)
|Domestic/State Team||West Indies, Barisal Burners, Cape Cobras, Guyana Amazon Warriors, Kolkata Knight Riders, Trinidad & Tobago, West Indies Under-19s|
|Nature on field||Calm|
|Likes to play against||India and England|
|Favourite Ball||Carrom ball|
|Records (main ones)||• Took all the 10 wickets for 55 runs in an innings in an under-19 trial match in 2006.
• The only bowler to bowl a maiden super over in T20 cricket.
• Sunil Narine holds the joint record with Yusuf Pathan to score the fastest half-century in the Indian Premier League (15 balls).
|Career Turning Point||When he took 10 wickets in an innings in an under-19 trial match in 2006.|
|Date of Birth||26 May 1988|
|Age (as in 2017)||29 Years|
|Birth Place||Arima, Trinidad & Tobago|
|Zodiac sign/Sun sign||Gemini|
|Hometown||Arima, Trinidad & Tobago|
|Educational Qualifications||Not Known|
|Family||Father- Late Shadeed Narine
Mother- Christina Narine
Brother- Not Known
Sisters- Not Known
|Controversies||In 2015, he was suspended from bowling in international cricket after it was found that his bowling action was illegal. And in April 2016, his ban was released.|
|Favourite Cricketers||Batsman: Sachin Tendulkar, Brian Lara, Chris Gayle
Bowler: Ian Bishop
|Favourite Food||Sawine and donuts|
|Girls, Family & More|
|Net Worth||Not Known|
Some Lesser Known Facts About Sunil Narine
- Does Sunil Narine smoke?: No
- Does Sunil Narine drink alcohol?: Not Known
- Narine’s first ODI wicket was of Virat Kohli at Motera, Ahmedabad in 2011.
- In IPL 2013, he took a hat-trick against Kings XI Punjab by dismissing David Hussey, Azhar Mehmood and Gurkeerat Singh.
- In 2012, he won the Emerging Cricketer of the Year Award.
- His father named him after the name of Sunil Gavaskar as he was a huge fan of his.
- He is the first ever bowler to bowl a maiden super over in T20 cricket to Nicolas Pooran in a Caribbean Premier League (CPL) match against Red Steel.
- Kolkata Knight Riders bough him in IPL for the first time with a whooping amount of 3.55 crore (INR). He didn’t disappoint them and was the 2nd highest wicket-taker (24 wickets), which helped KKR win their first IPL title.
- He is popular for his spiked Mohawk hairstyle.
- Despite the IPL success, he still live in his parent’s 2-room old house.
- Once he smashed 4 consecutive 6s off Glenn Maxwell‘s bowling in an ODI.
- On 28 August 2023, during a CPL 2023 T20 match between Trinbago Knight Riders and St Kitts and Nevis Patriots, Kieron Pollard gave Sunil Narine a slow-over red card, making him the first player in CPL history to receive such a penalty.