Some Unknown Facts About Marlon Samuels You Need to know.
Marlon Samuels is a big fan of Cristiano Ronaldo and Real Madrid.
Does Marlon Samuels smoke? No
Does he drink alcohol? Yes
Samuels was the Man of the Match at the 2012 and 2016 ICC World Finals Twenty20.
His first century of testing in Kolkata against India in 2002-03 saved the West Indies to win this match.
During the same tour, he scored his first ODI and first serial victory in Vijayawada in 2002 by scoring a fast 108 and not just 75 balls.
Nasser Hussain was his inspiration for cricket.
While playing for the Melbourne Renegades in the 2012-13 Big Bash League (BBL) in Australia, he had a terrible fight with Shane Warne, and in the same game, a bouncer from Malinga injured him.
When he was only 15 years old, he left out of his house to live alone.
He is a dog lover and has 3 companion dogs: Samson, Simba, and Sheba.
His older brother Robert Samuels played for the Caribbean from 1996 to 1997.
Marlon Samuels Height, Weight, Age, Wife, Affairs & More.
|Real Name||Marlon Nathaniel Samuels|
|Profession||West Indies Cricketer (Batsman)|
|Physical Stats & More|
|Height||in centimeters- 183 cm
in meters- 1.83 m
in Feet-Inches- 6’ 0”
|Weight||in Kilograms- 84 kg
in Pounds- 185 lbs
|Body Measurements||– Chest: 42 Inches
– Waist: 34 Inches
– Biceps: 15 Inches
|International Debut||Test– 15 December 2000 vs Australia in Adelaide
ODI– 4 October 2000 vs Sri Lanka in Nairobi
T20– 28 June 2007 vs England in London
|Jersey Number||#7(West Indies)
#7(IPL, County Cricket)
|Domestic/State Team||West Indies, Antigua Hawksbills, Jamaica, Pune Warriors, St Kitts and Nevis Patriots|
|Nature on field||Aggressive|
|Likes to play against||India and Australia|
|Favourite Shot||Cut Shot|
|Records (main ones)||• Won the Man of the Match award in an ICC T20 World Cup finals twice (2012 & 2016).
• In 2005, he scored his highest first-class score of 257 runs.
|Career Turning Point||Tour of India in 2002.|
|Date of Birth||5 February 1981|
|Age (as in 2019)||38 Years|
|Birth Place||Kingston, Jamaica|
|Zodiac sign/Sun sign||Aquarius|
|Educational Qualifications||Not Known|
|Family||Father– Philip Samuels
Mother– Daphne Samuels
Brother– Robert Samuels (Former Cricketer)
|Controversies||• On the basis of the taped telephone conversations between a bookmaker, Mukesh Kochcha and him, the Indian police alleged him for leaking out team information to that bookie prior to the 1st ODI between the West Indies and India at Nagpur in 2007. As a consequence, he was given a 2-year ban from international cricket.
• In 2008, he was suspended from bowling in international cricket of illegal bowling action.
|Favourite Cricketer||Batsman: Chris Gayle, Nasser Hussain, Shivnarine Chanderpaul, Steve Waugh, and Sachin Tendulkar
Bowler: Michael Holding
|Favourite Actress||Jennifer Lopez|
|Favourite Musician||Demi Lovato, Kes The Band, Britney Spears, Nicole Scherzinger, Pitbull, Taylor Swift, Katy Perry, Rihanna, Lady Gaga and Konshens|
|Girls, Family & More|
|Net Worth||Not Known|