Andre Dwayne Russell
(West Indies Cricketer)

Andre Russell
Nickname:A Russell, Dre Russ
Profession:Cricketer
Biography
Autobiography:
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Physical Appearance
Height (approx.):185 cm
Weight (approx.):78 Kg
Eye Colour:Black
Hair Colour:Black
Tattoos:NA
Personal Life
Date of Birth:April 29, 1988
Age (as on 2018):30 years
Birth Place:Kingston, Jamaica
Zodiac sign/Sun sign:Taurus
Nationality:Jamaican
School:NA
College:NA
Educational Qualifications:NA
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Family
Father:Michael Russell
Mother:Sandra Davis
Sister:NA
Brother:NA
Coach/Mentor:NA
Religion:NA
Address:NA
Cricket Career
International Debut:
Test:vs Sri Lanka on November 2010
ODI:vs Sri Lanka on 1 November 2015
T20:NA
Jersey Number:#12
Domestic/State Team:Jamaica Tallawahs, Kolkata Knight Riders, Sydney Thunder, Islamabad United
Nature on field:Aggressive
Likes to play against:Australia
Favourite Shot/Ball:Pull
Records
  • He is the first bowler to take 4 wickets in 4 consecutive deliveries in T20. On 21 September 2013, he took the wickets of Yuvraj Singh, Kedhar Jadhav, Naman Ojha and Yusuf Pathan in a match against India A.
  • He has scored a century in 42 balls in CPL (11 sixes and 3 fours)
Awards and Recognitions
  • In IPL 2016, Russell was the highest wicket taker from Kolkata Knight Riders
  • Russell was named amongst the ten marquee players for the first edition of the Global T20 Canada cricket tournament in May 2018
Controversies
  • Jamaica Anti-Doping Commission (JADCO) booked him under anti doping whereabouts violations. He was banned from cricket for 1 year on 31 January 2017.
Preferences
Hobbies:Listening music, Dancing
Favourite Batsmen:AB De Villiers and C Gayle
Favourite Bowlers:Courtney Walsh
Favourite Cricket Ground:NA
Favourite sports personalities:NA
Favourite Food:Fried dumplings, Curry goat, ackee and saltfish
Favourite Actors/Actresses:Jamie Foxx
Favourite Films:NA
Favourite Musicians/Singers:NA
Favourite Car:NA
Favourite Book:NA
Favourite Destinations:NA
Smoking/Alcohol:NA/Yes
Style Quotient
Cars Collection:NA
Girlfriends, Spouse and Children
Marital Status:Married
Affairs/Girlfriends:Jassym Lora
Wife/Spouse:Jassym Lora

Marriage Date:July 28, 2016
Children:NA
Earnings
Net Worth:NA
Retainer Fee:NA
Test Fee:NA
ODI Fee:NA
T20 Fee:NA
IPL 11:NA
Lesser Known Facts
  • Russell began a second career under the name ‘Dre Russ’ as a recording artist in 2014
  • Sir Vivian Richards got impressed with his initial all-round performances and referred him as one of the future players to watch out for.