Shai Hope is a is left-handed wicket-keeper batsman. He represents West Indies Cricket Team in all three formats of International Cricket. Hope born on 10 November 1993, Saint Michael, Barbados, but raised in Sussex, England. He played his club cricket in England with an intention to qualify and play for the England Cricket Team. He has been named Men’s Cricketer of the Year, Test Cricketer of the Year. And the ODI Cricketer of the Year at the annual Cricket West Indies’ Awards in 2014.
Shai Hope made his first-class cricket debut Barbados in 2012 and scored a double hundred of his first-class at 21 years of age with 211 runs against Windward Isles during the Regional Four Day Competition during season 2014-15 at Kensington Oval on the last day of the match. In August 2017, Shai Hope formed a partnership of 246 runs along with Kraigg Brathwaite against England in a Test match and recorded West Indies’ first win over England away home since 2000.
Hope has decent records in all formats and has been part of the team since he made his debut. He has nine centuries and seventeen half-centuries in 78 One Day format games. Shai has great hands with bat and has been outstanding in Test format as well. He appeared in 31 Test matches so far scoring two centuries and five half-tons. He scored double hundred in first-class cricket with the batting averages of 36.63.
Hope made his debut in the Caribbean Premier League for Barbados Tridents during the 3rd season of CPL 2015 and then he rejoined the same franchise in 2018 and retained by the same franchise-present.In April 2019, he was named in the West Indies’ squad for the 2019 Cricket World Cup.
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|Full Name||Shai Diego Hope|
|Date of Birth||10 November 1993 Saint Michael, Barbados|
|Playing Roll||Left-arm medium, Batsman|
|Test Debut||1 May 2015 v England (cap 302)|
|ODI Debut||16 November 2016 v Sri Lanka (cap 175)|
|T20 Debut||29 December 2017 v New Zealand (cap 68)|
|Major Teams||West Indies, Barbados, Barbados Tridents, Barbados Under-19s|