A bowling all rounder, Dominic Drakes was born on February 6, 1998. Drakes made his debut in the first class and List A Cricket for the Barbados team in 2018.
|Height||6 ft 2 in|
|IPL Team||Gujarat Titans|
Born on February 6, 1998, Dominic Drakes got an opportunity to play for the West Indies emerging team in the Super 50 Cup 2019/20. He played well with 6 wickets and 101 runs to his name, and helped the team to clinch the title.
The best performance of his career came in the Caribbean premier League 2021, where he helped the St. Kitts and Nevis Patriots team to win the title by his all round contributions. Dominic scalped 16 wickets at an average of 20.68 and scored 102 runs at an average of 25.50 in the season.
After playing well in the domestic cricket and the Caribbean Premier League 2021, Dominic Drakes earned a call up from the Chennai Super Kings to replace the injured Sam Curran in the Indian Premier League 2021 season. Dominic has an all round ability and can provide an edge to the team, due to his clean hitting and left arm bowling, and help CSK team to lift the title.
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Dominic has been an impressive performer in the white ball cricket, and has featured in only 1 first class match. In T20 matches, Dominic Drakes has scalped 20 wickets at an average of 28.35, and has 25 wickets at an average of 33.3 in List A.
He has displayed all round abilities, and will be a vital player for this team due to this ability. In T20 matches, Dominic Drakes has scored 153 runs at an average of 21.85, and has 261 runs at an average of 17.39 in List A.
Dominic Drakes is only 23 years old and is yet to be married.
The father of Dominic Drakes is Vasbert Drakes, who has been a prominent player in the West Indies cricket. He was also a bowling all rounder, and the son has followed his father’s steps. In 12 Test matches, Vasbert scalped 33 wickets, and took 51 wickets in 33 ODI matches for the West Indies team, and played from 1995 to 2004.
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