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Carlos Brathwaite

Carlos Brathwaite is a cricketer from Barbados and the current captain of the West Indies Twenty20 International (T20I) team. Carlos Brathwaite shot to fame after hitting four consecutive sixes against Ben Stokes in the ICC World T20 2016 final at the Eden Gardens, leading West Indies to an unexpected win over England. In April 2019, he was named in the West Indies' squad for the 2019 Cricket World Cup
Few months later, with only eight T20 Internationals under his belt, he was named West Indies' T20I captain. 
Born in Barbados, Brathwaite first came into the limelight in his debut first-class season in 2011. He took 7/90 in his debut match against Trinidad and Tobago and continued the same form and ended up adding  26 wickets in eight first-class games. This led to his selection in the West Indies squad for the Bangladesh tour later that year.
Brathwaite made his T20I debut for the West Indies against Bangladesh on 11 October 2011. He made his One Day International debut seven days later in the same series.
He made his Test debut for the West Indies in the Second Test against Australia at the Melbourne Cricket Ground on 26 December 2015.
Needing 19 to win in the last over against England, Brathwaite hit four consecutive sixes in the first four balls of the last over in the final of 2016 ICC World Twenty20 to enable the West Indies to win their second World Twenty20 title. This was his debut World Cup. He was the first player for the West Indies to hit four consecutive sixes in a T20I match.
In August 2016, Brathwaite was named the captain of the West Indies team for their Twenty20 International matches against India in Florida later that month.
On 8 March 2018, during the 2018 Cricket World Cup Qualifier match against Papua New Guinea at the Old Hararians in Harare, Brathwaite took his first five-wicket haul in ODIs.


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