Jonathan Carter
Personal information
Full nameJonathan Lyndon Carter
Born (1987-11-16) 16 November 1987 (age 34)
Belleplaine, Barbados
BattingLeft-handed
BowlingRight-arm medium-fast
RoleBatting all-rounder
International information
National side
ODI debut (cap 168)16 January 2015 v South Africa
Last ODI17 May 2019 v Bangladesh
ODI shirt no.78
Domestic team information
YearsTeam
2007–presentBarbados
2017St Kitts and Nevis Patriots
2019–presentBarbados Tridents
Career statistics
Competition ODI FC LA T20
Matches 33 82 132 93
Runs scored 581 4,157 3,585 1,528
Batting average 23.24 31.02 33.19 21.82
100s/50s 0/3 5/24 3/23 1/7
Top score 54 149* 133 111*
Balls bowled 136 2,931 1,255 177
Wickets 4 55 32 6
Bowling average 40.00 26.61 31.68 45.66
5 wickets in innings 0 1 1 0
10 wickets in match 0 0 0 0
Best bowling 2/14 5/63 5/26 2/28
Catches/stumpings 7/– 121/– 40/– 36/1
Source: Cricinfo, 9 October 2021

Jonathan Lyndon Carter (born 16 November 1987) is a Barbadian cricketer who currently plays for Barbados. He is a big-hitting left-handed batsman who also bowls right-arm medium pace.[1] He made his international debut for the West Indies in January 2015.

Carter first played for Barbados in 2007 in a List A match against West Indies Under-19s. He has represented West Indies A. He averages around 30 in first-class cricket currently. He made his One Day International debut for the West Indies against South Africa on 16 January 2015.[2]

Career

Carter has appeared for West Indies A, Barbados and Barbados Tridents in the Caribbean Premier League (CPL). In September 2013, he scored a century for West Indies A against India A. After a long wait, Carter finally got his first century in first-class cricket against Jamaica. In 2014, he scored his second List A hundred, this time for Barbados in the Regional Super 50, scoring 109. He later scored his second first-class ton against Jamaica.

Carter was named in West Indies’ 15 man squad for the 2015 World Cup.[3][4][5][6]

Carter also jointly holds the record for taking the most catches by a substitute fielder in a T20I innings (2) along with Jeetan Patel, Eoin Morgan, Hashim Amla, Johnson Charles and Chamu Chibhabha.[7]

In the 2017 CPL draft, Carter was selected by the St Kitts & Nevis Patriots.[8]

In March 2017, Carter was named in the West Indies squad for the Twenty20 International (T20I) series against Pakistan, but he did not play.[9]

Carter was the leading run-scorer in the 2018–19 Regional Super50 tournament, with 351 runs in eight matches.[10]

In May 2019, Cricket West Indies (CWI) named Carter as one of ten reserve players in the West Indies' squad for the 2019 Cricket World Cup.[11][12] In October 2019, he was named as the captain of Barbados for the 2019–20 Regional Super50 tournament.[13] In July 2020, he was named in the Barbados Tridents squad for the 2020 Caribbean Premier League.[14][15] He was also named for the Philadephians in the Minor League Cricket season in July 2021.

References

  1. ^ "Jonathan Carter". Cricket Archive. Retrieved 12 September 2011.
  2. ^ "West Indies tour of South Africa, 1st ODI: South Africa v West Indies at Durban, Jan 16, 2015". ESPN Cricinfo. Retrieved 16 January 2015.
  3. ^ "World Cup 2015 squads". BBC Sport. Retrieved 13 July 2021.
  4. ^ "West Indies Squad - West Indies Squad - ICC Cricket World Cup, 2015 Squad". ESPNcricinfo. Retrieved 13 July 2021.
  5. ^ "West Indies squad Cricket World Cup 2015 squad". www.telegraph.co.uk. Retrieved 13 July 2021.
  6. ^ "West Indies announce 15-member squad for 2015 ICC Cricket World Cup: Dwayne Bravo, Kieron Pollard excluded". India.com. Retrieved 13 July 2021.
  7. ^ "Records | Twenty20 Internationals | Fielding records | Most catches by a substitute in an innings | ESPN Cricinfo". Cricinfo. Retrieved 8 March 2017.
  8. ^ "Nabi, Rashid get taken in 2017 CPL draft". Cricinfo. Retrieved 12 March 2017.
  9. ^ "Mohammed breaks into West Indies T20I squad". ESPN Cricinfo. Retrieved 18 March 2017.
  10. ^ "Super50 Cup, 2018/19 - Most runs". ESPN Cricinfo. Retrieved 29 October 2018.
  11. ^ "Dwayne Bravo, Kieron Pollard named among West Indies' World Cup reserves". ESPN Cricinfo. Retrieved 19 May 2019.
  12. ^ "Pollard, Dwayne Bravo named in West Indies' CWC19 reserves". International Cricket Council. Retrieved 19 May 2019.
  13. ^ "Carter to lead Barbados Pride". Barbados Advocate. Retrieved 1 November 2019.
  14. ^ "Nabi, Lamichhane, Dunk earn big in CPL 2020 draft". ESPN Cricinfo. Retrieved 6 July 2020.
  15. ^ "Teams Selected for Hero CPL 2020". Cricket West Indies. Retrieved 6 July 2020.