The West Indian shot to fame after hitting 4 consecutive sixes in Kolkata to win the ICC T20 World Cup in 2016
The 32-year previous shot to fame in 2016 after hitting Ben Stokes for 4 consecutive sixes to win the ICC T20 World Cup for West Indies in Kolkata.
Brathwaite, an explosive all-rounder, is at present enjoying within the Pakistan Tremendous League for Multan Sultans and has performed in quite a few T20 leagues around the globe, together with the Indian Premier League and the Huge Bash.
The Barbadian performed within the 2018 Vitality Blast for Kent, taking 9 wickets in 5 appearances.
Commenting on the announcement, Carlos Brathwaite mentioned: “It’s very thrilling to hitch the Bears and to make Edgbaston my house this summer season.
“I’ve heard quite a bit concerning the environment and the large T20 crowds that come to Edgbaston to observe the Bears. I can’t wait to get began this summer season within the Blast.
𝗥𝗲𝗺𝗲𝗺𝗯𝗲𝗿 𝘁𝗵𝗲 𝗻𝗮𝗺𝗲.
Welcome, Carlos. 💪
— Warwickshire CCC 🏏 (@WarwickshireCCC) February 22, 2021
“I do know that the workforce went very near reaching the quarter finals final yr, however we’ve obtained lots of younger expertise on this squad and I’m hoping that we are able to push on additional this yr. Attending to Finals Day at our house floor could be unbelievable.”
In the meantime, director of cricket, Paul Farbrace added: “Carlos is an impressive addition to our workforce.
“He’s a recreation changer who provides very important firepower to our center order, however his variation with the ball offers us one other robust seam bowling possibility.
“I used to be a part of the England teaching workforce in 2016 when Carlos’ 4 successive sixes modified the ICC T20 World Cup closing, so I’m nicely conscious of his capabilities. I’m simply glad that we’ll have the advantages of his qualities now that he’s signed for the Bears.”
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