Lendl Simmons

West Indies
Age
January 25, 1985 (36 years)
Role
Batsman
Birth Place
Port of Spain, Trinidad
Batting Style
Right Handed
Nationality
West Indies
Bowling Style
Right-arm medium fast

Lendl Simmons is a 35-year-old right-handed batsman who has represented the West Indies in international cricket. Simmons is also an occasional wicket-keeper and a right-arm medium-pace bowler.

ICC Rankings

Test ODI T20I
Batting
-
-
52
Bowling
-
-
-

Team played

West Indies, West Indies A, West Indies B, West Indies Inv XI, Mumbai Indians, Trinidad and Tobago, West Indies Under-19, Brisbane Heat, Chattogram Challengers, Rangpur Rangers, St Lucia Zouks, Guyana Amazon Warriors, Trinbago Knight Riders, Jamaica Tallawahs, St Kitts and Nevis Patriots, Karachi Kings, Lahore Qalandars, Peshawar Zalmi, Rajshahi Royals, Khulna Tigers, Maratha Arabians, Winnipeg Hawks, Northern Warriors, Brampton Wolves, Bravo XI

Batting Career Summary

M Inn NO Runs HS Avg BF SR 100 50 4s 6s
ODI
70
67
3
2060
122
32.19
2799
73.6
3
16
170
55
T20I
66
65
9
1508
91*
27.42
1221
123.51
0
9
140
68
Test
8
16
0
278
49
17.38
593
46.88
0
0
28
4
IPL
29
29
3
1079
100*
41.5
852
126.64
1
11
109
44

Bowling Career Summary

M Inn B Runs Wkts BBI Econ Avg SR 4W 5W 10W
ODI
70
12
156
172
1
1/3
6.62
172
156
0
0
0
T20I
66
4
42
71
6
4/19
10.14
11.83
7
1
0
0
Test
8
5
192
147
1
1/60
4.59
147
192
0
0
0
IPL
29
1
18
34
1
1/34
11.33
34
18
0
0
0

Test Career

Simmons has scored 278 runs in 8 Tests at an average of 17.37. In his first Test against England in Port of Spain in March 2009, Simmons scored 24 runs in a drawn encounter. In the 1st match of a series on Pakistan’s tour of the West Indies in Providence in May 2011, the West Indies batted first. Opening the batting, Lendl scored 49 in a three-hour stay at the wicket to help push the West Indies to a score of 226. After Pakistan were bowled out for 160 in their first knock, the West Indies scored 152 in their second innings, setting Pakistan a winning target of 219 before bowling them out for 178 to complete a 40-run victory. Simmons played his last Test match against Bangladesh in Chattogram in October 2011.

ODI Career

Simmons has played 68 ODI games in which he has scored 1958 runs at an average of 31.58 with 2 tons, including his top score of 122. He achieved his first fifty against Pakistan in Bridgetown on 2 May 2011. In the 4th match of a series on Pakistan’s tour of the West Indies, the tourists batted first and scored 248/9. Opening the innings with KA Edwards, Simmons scored 76 in 70 balls with 4 fours and 3 sixes to help the West Indies score 154/4 in 29.5 overs to achieve a revised target in a rain-curtailed match. Simmons last appeared in an ODI against New Zealand in Wellington on 21 March 2015.

T20I Career

Simmons has scored 1189 runs in 54 matches at an average of 27.02. He played his first match against England at the Oval on 29 June 2007. Simmons scored his first T20I fifty against Pakistan in Gros Islet on 21 April 2011. In that game, which was the only T20I on Pakistan’s tour of the West Indies, the hosts batted first. Opening the innings with ADS Fletcher, Simmons scored 66 runs from 44 balls and shared a 2nd-wicket stand of 99 with Darren Bravo to help the West Indies score 150/7. In reply, Pakistan were restricted to 143/9 in their allotted overs. Simmons last appeared in a T20I against Sri Lanka in Pallekele on 6 March 2010.

IPL Career

In 2014, Lendl scored 394 runs from 8 games at 56.28 with a strike rate of 135.39. Playing on 21 May 2014 in Mohali, opener Simmons scored 100 not out off 61 balls with 14 fours and 2 sixes to help Mumbai Indians chase a target of 157 against Kings XI Punjab with 7 wickets and 6 balls to spare. In 2015, Lendl scored 540 runs from 13 games at 45.00 with a strike rate of 122.44. In Mohali on 3 May 2015, Simmons scored 71 off 56 balls to help MI to a score of 171/3 before MI restricted KXIP to 149/7 to complete a 22-run victory. In 2016, Simmons played only one IPL match in which he scored just 8 runs. In 2017, he made 137 runs from 7 games at 19.07. MI played against Delhi Daredevils in Delhi on 6 May 2017. Batting first, MI were helped by a blitzkrieg innings of 66 off 43 balls with 5 fours and 4 sixes by their opener Lendl Simmons. Player of the Match Simmons’s assault on the DD bowlers helped MI post an imposing 212/3 before bowling out DD for 66. Unfortunately for him, Simmons has not found takers during the IPL auction for 2020.

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