Kyle Hope

Country: West Indies
Born: November 20, 1988, Barbados
Batting Style: Right hand Bat
Bowling Style: Right arm Offbreak
Playing role: Middle order Batter

Kyle Hope Bio

Kyle Antonio Hope is a professional cricket player from the West Indies, known for his impressive batting skills and remarkable performances on the field. Born on 1 November 1988, Kyle is the older brother of the talented West Indies wicketkeeper, Shai Hope.

In the early stages of his cricket career, Kyle struggled to make a mark in the domestic circuit. Despite his passion for the game, he was left out of the Barbados team after averaging a disappointing 19.90 in 12 first-class matches spread over his first four seasons. This setback motivated him to work harder and prove his worth as a player.

Determined to turn his career around, Kyle made a bold move to Trinidad & Tobago and returned to first-class cricket in the 2015-16 season. This decision proved to be a turning point in his career as he experienced a complete rebirth. In his first season with Trinidad & Tobago, Kyle showcased his talent by scoring four fifties, proving his consistency as a batsman.

The 2016-17 season proved to be a breakthrough year for Kyle as he moved to the top of the order and finished second on the four-day run charts with an impressive average of 49.92. Along with his consistent performances, Kyle scored his maiden first-class century against the Windward Islands, cementing his place as a prominent player in the regional cricket scene.

Kyle’s exceptional performances didn’t go unnoticed, and he was rewarded with a call-up to the West Indies’ One Day International (ODI) squad during the 2017 home series against India. Although he got off to promising starts in all three matches he played, a half-century eluded him. Nevertheless, he displayed great potential and composure during his innings, catching the attention of the selectors.

Impressed by his performances, Kyle was picked for the 2017 Test tour of England, a great honor for any cricketer. This selection reflected the belief that the West Indies selectors had in his talent and the immense potential they saw in him. Though his Test debut didn’t immediately yield the results he desired, Kyle understood the importance of perseverance and continued to work hard to improve his game and contribute to the team’s success.

Kyle Hope’s journey serves as an inspiration to aspiring cricketers, teaching them the value of determination and resilience. Despite facing initial setbacks, his desire for success enabled him to overcome obstacles and establish himself as a prominent player in West Indies cricket. With his impressive batting skills and unwavering commitment, Kyle is sure to achieve further success in his cricketing career.

Kyle Hope Career Stats

Kyle Hope Batting Stats

Batting Matches Innings Nos Runs High Score Ave BF SR 100s 50s 4s 6s Ct St
Tests 5 9 0 101 43 11.22 250 40.4 0 0 14 0 3 0
T20Is - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
ODIs 7 6 0 138 46 23 192 71.87 0 0 20 0 1 0
FC 50 90 6 2500 105* 29.76 - - 2 15 - - 43 0
List A 46 45 1 1185 107 26.93 - - 1 5 - - 22 0
T20s 12 12 2 239 55 23.9 246 97.15 0 1 19 5 0 0

Kyle Hope Bowling Stats

Bowling Matches Innings Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10w
Tests 5 - - - - - - - - - - - -
T20Is - - - - - - - - - - - - -
ODIs 7 - - - - - - - - - - - -
FC 50 2 12 3 0 - - - 1.5 - 0 0 0
List A 46 - - - - - - - - - - - -
T20s 12 - - - - - - - - - - - -

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