Carlos Ricardo Brathwaite known commonly as Carlos Brathwaite, is a famous West Indian cricketer from Barbados. Carlos Brathwaite was born on 18 July 1988 in Christ Church located in Barbados and he is also known by nickname-Nicky since childhood. Carlos has exposed his excellent talent in all the formats of Cricket since his early age after his basic education. Carlos becomes more eminent when he stroked four successive sixes in the final over in the last match of the T20 World Cup being organized.
Carlos started his T20I debut for the West Indies team against Bangladesh in year 2011 and he is the present captain of the T20I squad. Carlos started his ODI debut after seven days later in the same series in which he played in T20. Throughout the West Indies tour of Sri Lanka in year 2015, he made score of 113 from just 58 balls against Sri Lanka Board President’s XI match and made a 193-run partnership with Andre Russell for the eighth wicket arranged at Colts Cricket Club Ground, in Colombo, to aid his side improve from 7 for 109 to 318 in a 50-over match.
Carlos Brathwaite started his Test debut for the West Indies team in the second Test match held against Australian team at the Melbourne Cricket Ground in year 2015.
In the situation when 19 runs were required to win in the final over against England, Carlos scored four uninterrupted sixes in the initial four balls in the final arranged of 2016 ICC World Twenty20 which allowed the West Indies team to earn their second World Twenty20 title into their account.
Carlos even spent many years playing local cricket in Ireland, with Dublin-founded Leinster Cricket Club, with whom in year 2009 he was bestowed with the Bob Kerr Irish Senior Cup, after losing Demeanor CC in the final game.
Carlos has a girlfriend name named Jessica Felix and his favourite number is 26 that is the reason of wearing #26 Jersey. Apart from his interest in cricket, Carlos also has the great passion in Soccer and he is a large supporter of Manchester United.
Carlos Brathwaite has gained his elementary education from school in Barbadian. Carlos was the class colleague of American famed singer named Rihanna in Barbados.
Carlos Brathwaite Net Worth
The estimated total net worth of Carlos Brathwaite is around $6.3 million US dollars in year 2017. The stated net worth of Carlos holds his earning from Test and ODI matches as a representative of his team, league cricket, international cricket, his business deals, etc. As per the corresponding reports, Carlos’ earning from IPL 2017 is $620,000 and from CPL 2017 is around $120,000. Reports also suggest that the total net worth of Carlos has been increased 100 times since year 2015.
Carlos Brathwaite owns a super luxurious house in Barbadian and it is known that he possesses a luxurious Mercedes car.
In year 2016, Carlos made his IPL debut with franchise Delhi Daredevils, having been accepted at auction price for Rs. 4.2 crore (it was having a base price of Rs. 30 lakh).
Carlos Brathwaite will have the advertising giants of India lining up for his endorsement deals of their products after his heroic performances against England team, which flashed a Caribbean party arranged in Kolkata that continued until dawn.
Recently in August 2016, Carlos Brathwaite was entitled the captain of the West Indies team for their T20 International matches being played against Indian team in Florida later that month.
Recently, the WICB revealed that Bravo had failed a payment contract, along with veteran batsman named Marlon Samuels and expert Twenty20 captain named Carlos Brathwaite.
Carlos Brathwaite was highlighted the best of 2016 performance as he destroyed England team in World T20 cricket final match.
Carlos Brathwaite is a true champion when it comes to striking gigantic sixes and scoring fast runs, abruptly using half chances in the field, and perfectly bowling in the test and limited overs games. Carlos Brathwaite is actually a CPL success story, initially he was mainly unknown but by the CPL he was placed on to a stage he may never have expected. Carlos was previously in the limelight when he scored two intense half centuries in a test series arranged against the mighty Aussies scoring at number 8.