Kemar Roach Wife, Age, Height, CPL, Stats, IPL, Teams, Bowling Speed

Updated on: Jan 31, 2022 3:53 pm IST

  • Kemar Roach

    Kemar Roach is a fast bowler from Barbados who reminds of the West Indies fast bowlers of the yesteryears. His skidy pace and ability to swing the new as well as old ball makes him a difficult bowler to deal with. Roach has been around for around 10 years now and form a strong fast blowing group alongside Shanon Gabriel and Jason Holder.

    Kemar Roach
    Nickname: Roach
    Profession/Role: Right-arm fast bowler
    Autobiography: NA
    Biopic: NA
    Physical Appearance
    Height 5’8″
    Eye Colour: Black
    Hair Colour: Black
    Tattoos: NA
    Personal Life
    Date of Birth: 30 June 1988
    Age 33 years
    Birth Place: Saint Lucy, Barbados
    Zodiac sign/Sun sign:
    Nationality: Barbadian
    School: NA
    College: NA
    Educational Qualifications: NA

    Father: NA
    Mother: NA
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    Brother: NA
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    Address: NA

    Cricket Career
    International Debut:
    Test: 9 July 2009 vs Bangladesh
    ODI: 20 August 2008 v Bermuda
    T20: 20 June 2008
    Jersey Number: #24
    Domestic/State Team: Antigua Hawksbills, Barbados, Brisbane Heat, Deccan Chargers, Jamaica Tallawahs, St Lucia Zouks, Worcestershire
    Nature on field: Aggressive bowler
    Likes to play against: NA
    Favourite Shot:

    Career Turning Point



    • Strong performances with Sri Lanka’s A team against visiting South Africa A in 2009 earned him national call-up.

    • Together with Darren Sammy, Roach set the record for the highest 10th wicket partnership in ICC Champions Trophy history putting together unbroken 51 run stand.
    • In April 2012, Roach registered a 10-wicket in a match performance against Australia at Trinidad. He was the first time West Indian to achieve the feat since Corey Collymore in 2005.

    Hobbies: NA
    Favourite Batsmen: Corey Collymore, Alan Richardson
    Favourite Bowlers: NA
    Favourite Football Team: NA
    Favourite sports personalities: NA
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    Favourite Actors: NA
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    Favourite Musicians/Singers: NA
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    Smoking/Alcohol: NA/NA


    Kemar Roach Wife

    Marital Status: Not Known
    Wife name Not Known
    Marriage Date: Not Known
    Children: Not Known


    Awards and recognitions

    • Lord Gavron Award – 2006


    • In March 2012, Roach was fined 50 percent of his match fee for deliberate physical contact with Brett Lee twice in one over.

    Lesser Known Facts

    • Playing his first international game in Barbados, Roach bowled a beamer first up. It was followed by a bouncer which Luke Ronchi nicked to the keeper who could not hold on to it.
    • In six Tests against, Roach has dismissed Ponting five times. When the bowler earned a Indian Premier League (IPL) contract with Deccan Chargers in 2010, Ponting commented, “He probably owes me a little bit.”
    • In April 2014, Roach survived a car crash after his BMW sedan flipped a few times.

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