Kieron Pollard (Cricketer) Biography, Personal Life, Physical Statistics, Education, Luxuries, Income & More
Kieron Pollard, the aggressive all-rounder cricketer is a middle order batsman and a medium pace baller. Kieron had a tough childhood but he got into the field of cricket for the good and was selected as a part of the West Indies team on the basis of his great performance in the ‘2005 TCL Group West Indies Under-19 Challenge’.
Name: Kieron Adrian Pollard
Nickname: The beast and the destroyer
West Indies Cricketer (All Rounder)
DOB: May 12, 1987
Birth Place: Tacarigua, Trinidad and Tobago
Home Town: Tacarigua, Trinidad and Tobago
Home Address: Not Known
Best Friends: Not Known
Hobbies: Playing football
Debut Work:ODI- 10 April 2007 vs South Africa in Grenada, T20- 20 June 2008 vs Australia in Barbados
Coach: Not Known
Domestic/State Team: Stanford Superstars, West Indies, Mumbai Indians, Somerset, South Australia, Adelaide Strikers, Dhaka Gladiators, Barbados Tridents, Cape Cobras, Sylhet Super Stars
Jersey Number: #55 (West Indies), #55 (IPL, County Cricket)
Batting Style: Right Handed Bat
Bowling Style: Right-arm medium-fast
Nature on field: Aggressive
Height: 193 centimetres
Weight: 98 kilograms
Body: Chest Measurements: 44 Inches, Waist Measurements: 36 Inches, Biceps: 16 Inches
Hair Color: Black
Marital Status: Unmarried
Wife: Jenna Ali
GF: Not Known
Kids: 1 daughter, Kaiden
Father: Not Known
Mother: Not Known
Sister: 2 younger sisters
School: Not Known
College (Graduation): Not Known
College (Post-Graduation): Not Known
Educational Qualification: Not Known
Cars: Not Known
Bikes: Not Known
Property: Not Known
Salary: IPL- $1.45 million/ season (estimate)
Net Income: $7 million (estimate)
Film: Not Known
Actor: Denzel Washington, Mark Wahlberg
Actress: Not Known
Song: Not Known
Cricketer: Batsman: Brian Lara and Carl Hooper, Bowler: Curtly Ambrose, Courtney Walsh
More Information and Facts about Kieron Pollard
- He was the joint highest paid player in the 2010 Indian Premier League, playing for Mumbai Indians. He is one of two players to play over 100 ODIs and never play a Test match.
- Pollard was bought by Karachi Kings for $140,000 in 2017 Pakistan Super League players draft. Against Lahore Qalandars he scored 45 runs off 20 balls to help his team to stay in the tournament, later he was made man of the match.
- After his impressive performance at Indian Premier League for the Mumbai Indians, the West Indian all-rounder was picked in the West Indian squad for 2010 ICC World Twenty20.
- In the 2009 Champions League T20, he played for Trinidad and Tobago against New South Wales and scored 54 run off 18 balls. This turned out to be the turning point of his career.
- He is the person to play maximum number of T20 matches in a career. Also, he is the 5th batsman to score 7,000 runs in T20 matches.
- Kieron has played over 100 ODIs but has never played a test match. There are only two such players.
- He could not score a half-century till 19 matches. At last he scored one against Australia.
- In an IPL match he got really angry and even threw his bat at Mitchell Stark. He got into controversy for this act and was also fined for the same.
- In the ‘Australia in West Indies Series 2011-12’ he was awarded for ‘The Player of the Series’.