Robbie Joseph

Country: England
Born: January 20, 1982, Antigua
Batting Style: Right hand Bat
Bowling Style: Right arm Fast

Robbie Joseph Bio

Robert Hartman Joseph, commonly known as Robbie Joseph, is a cricketer from Antigua who has represented both Kent and Leicestershire in English County Cricket. Born on October 3, 1982, in Saint John’s, Antigua, Joseph embarked on a cricketing journey that would take him across continents and provide him with countless memorable moments on the field.

Joseph’s cricketing career began to take shape when he was awarded the prestigious Richie Richardson scholarship to Sutton Valence School in Kent, England. It was during this time that he honed his skills and developed a passion for the sport. His talent did not go unnoticed, and in April 2004, Joseph was cleared to play for Kent, signifying the beginning of his professional cricketing career.

Although Joseph struggled initially to make a lasting impact, his dedication and determination eventually paid off during the 2008 season. Something clicked for him, and he went on a remarkable wicket-taking spree, claiming a staggering 17 wickets in just two Championship games. His impressive performances did not stop there, as he continued to excel in one-day cricket as well. These outstanding displays of skill and prowess earned Joseph a call-up to the England Performance Squad for the tour of India, demonstrating the recognition that his talent deserved.

However, Joseph’s time in the national squad was short-lived, and a series of unfortunate injuries further hindered his progress. As a result, Kent made the difficult decision to release him in 2011, despite his impressive record of 144 Championship wickets at a commendable average of 31.25. Nevertheless, Joseph’s love for the game remained unwavering, and he joined Leicestershire for the subsequent season, marking a fresh chapter in his cricketing journey.

In 2013, it appeared that Joseph’s first-class career had come to an end as he seemed to have dropped out of the cricketing spotlight. However, fate had other plans, and Kent recognized the need for seam bowling depth, prompting them to re-sign Joseph for the 2014 season. While his rewards during this stint were limited, with only 12 wickets in six Championship matches, his presence on the field undoubtedly brought value to the team.

Throughout his career, Joseph showcased his immense talent and proved himself as a formidable force in English County Cricket. His consistency, determination, and ability to take crucial wickets made him a vital asset to the teams he represented. Joseph’s passion for the game and his unwavering commitment to improving himself as a cricketer are qualities that set him apart.

Beyond the statistics and records, Robbie Joseph’s impact on the cricketing world extends beyond his performances on the field. His journey from Antigua to England serves as an inspiration to aspiring cricketers, emphasizing the importance of perseverance and dedication in the pursuit of one’s dreams. As he continues to make his mark in the cricketing world, Joseph will always be remembered as an exceptional talent with an incredible story that encapsulates the spirit of the game.

Robbie Joseph Career Stats

Robbie Joseph Batting Stats

Batting Matches Innings Nos Runs High Score Ave BF SR 100s 50s 4s 6s Ct St
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FC 69 91 34 605 36* 10.61 - - 0 0 - - 14 0
List A 38 18 13 46 15 9.2 78 58.97 0 0 - - 7 0
T20s 9 1 1 1 1* - 1 100 0 0 0 0 3 0

Robbie Joseph Bowling Stats

Bowling Matches Innings Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10w
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ODIs - - - - - - - - - - - - -
FC 69 - 10034 6092 188 6/32 - 32.4 3.64 53.3 - 7 1
List A 38 - 1469 1293 43 5/13 5/13 30.06 5.28 34.1 1 1 0
T20s 9 9 168 213 10 2/14 2/14 21.3 7.6 16.8 0 0 0

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