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Marlon Samuels

Marlon Samuels

Height: 6 Feet ) inches DOB: 5 February 1981

The right hander is one of the most controversial cricketers in West Indies cricket. Despite being technically gifted Samuels still didn't realise his potential and his inconsistent run with bat is the biggest proof of that. Samuels had a double century in Test cricket, but lack of consistency always made him in and out of the team. Though he has played some important knock in big games which includes 78 in the 2012 World Twenty20 final which led Windies to lift the trophy for the first time. He was involved in some serious allegations like match fixing. He was also responsible in getting Brian Lara run out in his last international innings.

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ICC confirms six-year ban on West Indies' two-time World Cup winner

Cricket | Nov 23, 2023, 11:56 AM IST

The International Cricket Council (ICC), on Thursday (November 23), released an official statement related to the ban on the player. A total of four charges were imposed on him which were proved in August earlier this year and the ban commences on November 11, 2023.

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West Indies T20 World Cup winner found guilty of breaching anti-corruption code

Cricket | Aug 16, 2023, 06:10 PM IST

A lot of legendary cricketers have played for the West Indies who have won two T20 World Cups. A player among them has found guilty of breaching ICC's anti-corruption code. Let us know in detail...

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ICC charges Marlon Samuels for breaching anti-corruption code

Cricket | Sep 22, 2021, 06:09 PM IST

The game's governing body charged the West Indian on behalf of the Emirates Cricket Board (ECB), the organiser of the T10 League which is four seasons old.

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Marlon Samuels retires from all forms of cricket

Cricket | Nov 04, 2020, 11:18 AM IST

The 39-year-old played 71 Tests, 207 ODIs and 67 T20Is for the West Indies. He scored over 11,000 international runs and also picked over 150 wickets.

We're trying to stamp out racism: Michael Vaughan to Marlon Samuels

We're trying to stamp out racism: Michael Vaughan to Marlon Samuels

Cricket | Oct 29, 2020, 03:21 PM IST

Samuels had insulted Stokes' wife on his Instagram account and said that he had a "superior skin tone" to him.  

Comes from a man who did face surgery to look young: Marlon Samuels hits back at Shane Warne

Comes from a man who did face surgery to look young: Marlon Samuels hits back at Shane Warne

Cricket | Oct 29, 2020, 12:19 AM IST

Samuels hit back at Shane Warne after the Aussie great told him to 'get help' after his distasteful comment on Ben Stokes.

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Shane Warne rips apart Marlon Samuels for distasteful comments on Ben Stokes

Cricket | Oct 28, 2020, 05:19 PM IST

The former Aussie spinner and current Rajasthan Royals mentor calls Samuels an ordinary cricketer after the West Indies batsman made derogatory remarks on Ben Stokes's wife.

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India vs West Indies: I don't want to talk about my batting, says a crestfallen Virat Kohli after Pune defeat

Cricket | Oct 28, 2018, 09:01 AM IST

It can be considered as a masterstroke by Jason Holder to give the ball to Marlon Samuels who earned them the wicket of the danger man, Virat Kohli.

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ICC World Cup Qualifiers: Marlon Samuels guides West Indies to thumping win over Zimbabwe

Cricket | Mar 20, 2018, 11:24 AM IST

Windies opener Evin Lewis laid the foundation of a successful 290-run chase with a brisk 67 that included seven fours and a six, before Shai Hope and Marlon Samuels came to the party by cracking attractive half-centuries.

IPL 2017: Samuels to join Delhi squad on Saturday

IPL 2017: Samuels to join Delhi squad on Saturday

Cricket | Apr 27, 2017, 06:02 PM IST

Samuels was named as replacement for the injured Quinton de Kock for the remainder of the Indian Premier League (IPL) season

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Post World Cup win, an overcharged Samuels hits back at Warne, Ben Stokes

Cricket | Apr 04, 2016, 09:38 AM IST

Kolkata: West Indies batsman Marlon Samules, who was adjudged man of the match for his stupendous 66-ball 85 in WT20 final, sat with his feet on the table while he still had his pads on

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I talk with the bat and not on mic: Marlon Samuels' dig at Shane Warne

Cricket | Apr 04, 2016, 07:40 AM IST

An irate Marlon Samuels has trained his guns at Shane Warne as he dedicated his match-winning knock to Australian spin legend, whose comments spurred him to do well.

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West Indies all-rounder Marlon Samuels suspended from bowling for 12 months

Cricket | Dec 14, 2015, 01:28 PM IST

Melbourne: West Indies all-rounder Marlon Samuels has been suspended by the International Cricket Council (ICC) from bowling in international cricket for 12 months following an independent assessment of his action. His action was tested at ICC's

samuels reported again for suspect bowling action

Samuels reported again for suspect bowling action

Cricket | Oct 19, 2015, 04:25 PM IST

Colombo: West Indies all-rounder Marlon Samuels has been reported for a suspect bowling action following the tourists' crushing first Test loss to Sri Lanka last week.The match officials' report cited concerns about the legality of

world cup 2015 gayle s record 215 lifts west indies to 73

World Cup 2015: Gayle's record 215 lifts West Indies to 73 run win

Cricket | Feb 24, 2015, 05:48 PM IST

Canberra, Australia:  Chris Gayle bludgeoned a World Cup-record 215 containing 16 sixes and shared a 372-run partnership with Marlon Samuels Tuesday to guide the West Indies to a 73-run win over Zimbabwe.Under intense pressure after

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SA vs WI: West Indies beats SAfrica by 1 wicket in 4th ODI

Cricket | Jan 25, 2015, 11:44 PM IST

Port Elizabeth, South Africa: Andre Russell's late blitz capped a superb fightback from the West Indies to beat South Africa by one wicket in a tense fourth one-day international at St. George's Park on Sunday.David

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SA vs WI: De Villiers hits fastest ODI century in 31 balls

Cricket | Jan 20, 2015, 09:43 AM IST

Johannesburg: AB de Villiers struck the fastest century in one-day international history as South Africa crushed the West Indies by 148 runs in the second ODI at the Wanderers on Sunday.De Villiers reached three figures

west indies aim to grab momentum against south africa

West Indies aim to grab momentum against South Africa

Cricket | Jan 18, 2015, 01:37 PM IST

Johannesburg: New One-Day International (ODI) captain Jason Holder says the West Indies urgently need to address a problem of retaining momentum as they prepare to battle South Africa in the second ODI here Sunday.The West

sa vs wi south africa bowled west indies out for 215

SA vs WI: South Africa bowled West Indies out for 215

Cricket | Jan 06, 2015, 05:02 AM IST

Cape Town, South Africa: Simon Harmer and Dale Steyn shared seven wickets to negate a lengthy rain delay and set South Africa up for victory over the West Indies in the third and final test

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SA vs WI: De Villiers ton gives South Africa edge vs West Indies

Cricket | Jan 05, 2015, 06:41 AM IST

Cape Town, South Africa: Leon Johnson and Marlon Samuels dug in to keep the West Indies in touch after AB de Villiers' century gave South Africa the initiative on day three of the third and