Sunil Narine Story

Sunil Narine Story

Sunil Philip Narine

With his spiny hair-style, small however lethal Sunil Narine, first caught the eye while he bagged all ten wickets in a trial match as well as directly earned a call-up to the Trinidad and Tobago squad in 2009.


The right-arm off-spinner had furthermore signified the West Indies U-19 team as well as made his first class debut alongside Leeward Islands. Though, he was uninspiring in regional cricket, he was comprised in the group for the opening Champion League Twenty20 in India in 2009

Early Life


Narine originates from a small family as well as lives with his parents and elder sister in Arima, Trinidad. He astonished Sunil Gavaskar lately when he exposed in a post-match conversation that his father, Shadeed, a huge fan of the Indian batting myth, had named his son after him.


It was Shadeed who flashed his son's concern in sport, taking him to the Queens Park Savannah each evening.


Throughout Caribbean T20 at 2011, SP Narine played his first T20 match. Narine achieved to take 5 wicket in the tournament at a regular of 13.40. Though, his bowling action came below the scanner in that series which encouraged him to work with bio-mechanical specialists at the University of Western Australia in Perth to alter it.


His enhanced bowling action was very operative in the Champion League 2011 as he caught ten wickets at a regular of 10.50 and an economy level of 4.37.


His reliable exceptional performances in restricted overs cricket fascinated the Kolkata Knight Riders franchise as well as he was bought for an imposing USD 700,000 in the 2012 IPL sale. He justified the presence and completed the season with an entire of 24 wickets, being the second-uppermost wicket taker of the contest. His contribution aided Kolkata secure their maiden IPL title as well as Narine was declared 'Player of the tournament’.


Narine had additional good IPL season in 2013 in which he selected up 22 wicket in 16 matches however because of Kolkata's poor performance in that version, he might not move on further. Narine's a misleading bowling method, which has out-foxed numerous batsmen, remains his chief strength.


Though he has found a long-lasting spot in the ODI as well as T20 sides, Narine is still looking to create a mark in Test cricket. 



Narine's partook in the 2012 Indian Premier League wherever he represented Kolkata Knight Riders as well as was called Player of the Tournament in his first term with 24 wickets at a closefisted 5.47 runs per over

Personal Life

Narine was born in May 26, 1988, Trinidad. Narine is Roman Catholic, however says he is not pious, and however superstitious by his own admission, he is unwilling to say what ritual he observes.


Separately from his now-famed mohawk, he has a tattoo on his arm as well as wears a couple of band on his wrists, counting a metal one with his first name engraved on it.

Awards/ Achievements

Sunil Narine topped the bowler list with 12 wickets as well as won the "Golden Wicket". He displayed his smartness for Kolkata Knight Riders in Indian Premier League in addition to winning the Most Valued Player award as his squad won the title.

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