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Jason Holder Jason Holder Height: 6 Feet, 7 Inches DOB: 5 November 1991

Jason Holder is the current skipper of West Indies cricket team. He is holding tight the current crop of Windies team which is not one of the best like they were ones. Holder made his ODI debut at Perth against Australia in a One Day International in 2013 where Windies were badly thrashed by mighty Aussies as they lost that match by 9 wickets. But in his debut Test he made a fighting half-century in the second innings of match against New Zealand at Bridgetown. Except in the T20 format Holder has made a name of himself in other two formats-Test and ODI. With a team full of allrounders Holder has been performing consistently for the team. Holder sometimes went for too much in bowling that is the only negative in his game, lack of temperament stops him to enter the big leagues of cricketers.

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Stressed Jason Holder confident that Andre Russell can be a match-winner despite injuries

Cricket | Jun 15, 2019, 11:18 AM IST

West Indies skipper Jason Holder said it has been a difficult week for the explosive all-rounder Andre Russell, who left the field before England beat the Windies by 8 wickets.

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2019 World Cup: Holder confident about Russell regaining full fitness for Australia tie

Cricket | Jun 05, 2019, 08:55 PM IST

Russell has had to deal with recurring knee issues over the years and was seen limping in the field after his fiery spell against Pakistan. 

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2019 World Cup, WI vs Pak: Jason Holder lauds his bowlers for crushing victory over Pakistan

Cricket | May 31, 2019, 10:47 PM IST

West Indies' captain Jason Holder praised his bowlers for a brilliant performance in bundling Pakistan out for 105 in the first innings.

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Captain Jason Holder hopes to make West Indians smile by winning 2019 World Cup

Cricket | May 28, 2019, 03:50 PM IST

West Indies, who are the reigning Twenty20 champions, have a proud history at the ODI World Cup, winning the first two editions of the tournament in 1975 and 1979 and making the final of the third.

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Jason Holder-led West Indies wants to create their own legacy in 2019 World Cup

Cricket | May 26, 2019, 01:11 PM IST

West Indies captain Jason Holder said that they have a proud history but this team wants to create their own legacy in this year's World Cup.

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4th ODI: Records tumble as Buttler's pyrotechnics help England take 2-1 lead despite another Chris Gayle onslaught

Cricket | Feb 28, 2019, 09:13 AM IST

Gayle is one of a handful of players who would not shirk from chasing 419 and the 39-year-old Jamaican picked up Buttler's baton with a ton of his own.

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1st ODI: Jason Roy and Joe Root send out World Cup warning as England chase a record 360 against West Indies

Cricket | Feb 21, 2019, 09:07 AM IST

The tourists were given a target of 361 in the first ODI after Gayle ended his six-month exile from the team by hitting 12 sixes in a knock of 135.

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Aim is to become No.1 Test team in the world, says West Indies captain Jason Holder

Cricket | Feb 13, 2019, 03:33 PM IST

West Indies are currently lying at the eighth spot in the ICC Test team rankings

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3rd Test, Day 1: Ben Stokes and Jos Buttler pull England out of trouble against West Indies after top-order failure

Cricket | Feb 10, 2019, 09:16 AM IST

Stokes, whose availability was in some doubt because of a bruised right heel, was a fortunate 62 not out, and Buttler was 67 not out. 

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West Indies vs England: Doubts over Ben Stokes' fitness for 3rd Test pile more misery on visitors

Cricket | Feb 09, 2019, 10:25 AM IST

Stokes could feature as a specialist batsman if he cannot play a full part with his bowling.

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'Absolutely ridiculous': Former cricketers slam ICC for slapping one-Test ban on Jason Holder

Cricket | Feb 04, 2019, 02:15 PM IST

Michael Vaughan, in a series of tweets, said he found the ban 'absolutely bonkers' and thinks that Holder is 'very very unlucky'.

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Talismanic West Indies captain Jason Holder banned by the ICC for the third Test against England

Cricket | Feb 04, 2019, 11:24 AM IST

Holder will be sorely missed. He's the leading run-scorer in the series, with 229 after an unbeaten 202 in the first Test.

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2nd Test, Day 3: West Indies roar back onto the world stage with series win over clueless England

Cricket | Feb 03, 2019, 08:53 AM IST

England was routed for 132 in its second innings and the West Indies knocked off the 14 runs needed for a 10-wicket victory on a dramatic day.

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2nd Test, Day 2: Relentless West Indies in driving seat after building 85-run lead over frustrated England

Cricket | Feb 02, 2019, 08:50 AM IST

Bravo and captain Jason Holder, 19 not out off 58 balls, navigated the last 19 overs safely to ensure West Indies won the day.

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2nd Test, Day 1: Kemar Roach haunts England again as Windies bowl out tourists for 187

Cricket | Feb 01, 2019, 03:19 PM IST

It was Roach who sowed the seeds of England's match-defining 77 all out in Bridgetown and he took 4-30 here.

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ICC Rankings: Virat Kohli maintains top position, Jason Holder emulates Sir Gary Sobers

Cricket | Jan 28, 2019, 10:42 AM IST

Windies all-rounder Jason Holder leapfrogged Shakib Al Hasan and Ravindra Jadeja to grab the number one spot for the first time in his career. 

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Jason Holder first West Indian since Sir Garfield Sobers to become No.1 all-rounder in Tests

Cricket | Jan 27, 2019, 11:12 PM IST

Jason Holder leapfrogged Bangladesh's Shakib Al Hasan and India's Ravindra Jadeja to grab the number one spot for the first time in his career.

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1st Test: Holder's double ton, Chase's 8/60 power Windies to mammoth win over England

Cricket | Jan 27, 2019, 08:45 AM IST

Part-time spinner Roston Chase claimed a career-best figure of 8/60 in Tests as West Indies demolished England by 381 runs in the 1st Test, taking a 1-0 lead in the series.

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1st Test, Day 3: Jason Holder double century has England facing defeat vs WIndies

Cricket | Jan 26, 2019, 09:48 AM IST

"To score a double hundred in front of your home crowd is a very pleasing feeling," Holder said.

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WI spinner Ashley Nurse ruled out of remainder of India tour

Cricket | Nov 01, 2018, 02:46 PM IST

The 29-year-old Nurse picked up a niggle in his shoulder in the previous match in Mumbai and looked in discomfort, rendering him unavailable for the fifth and final ODI against India.

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