Ireland’s Kevin O’Brien to feature for Kathmandu Kings XI

Kevin O'brien

Ireland international Kevin O’ Brien is all set to represent Kathmandu Kings XI’s for the upcoming season of Everest Premier League. The Irish legend who has made over 300 appearances for Ireland in international cricket is the most capped Irish cricketer in Cricket Ireland’s history.

O’ Brien recently made a maiden ton in Ireland’s and his debut test match against Pakistan. He came into limelight with his astounding innings against England where he smashed a 50 ball century- the fastest in World Cup history- to give Ireland a historic win. The veteran has represented Ireland in five ODI World cups and three T20 World Cups. The record breaking cricketer is all set to play for Kathmandu Kings XI in the TVS Everest Premier League.

Video: Kevin O’Brien said he is super excited to play in Nepal

“Kevin O’Brien is a world class all rounder, always been a key player for club and country wherever he has played. Kevin is super excited to play in Nepal for Kathmandu Kings XI”, said an excited COO of Kathmandu Kings Xi, Raj Jung Thapa.

Batting stats

FormatMatchesInningsRunsHighestAverageStrike rate10050
Tests1215811879.0055.310
ODIs125114312614231.5789.39216
T20Is63567564216.43118.8600

 

Bowling stats

FormatMatchesBallsRunsWicketsBBIAverageEconomy
Tests1362003.33
ODIs125402935301114/1331.85.25
T20Is638431007544/4518.647.16