Dwayne Smith is a West Indian cricketer who will play for Gujarat Lions (GL) in Vivo IPL 2017. Please find below Profile, Bio of Dwayne Smith.
Player Name : Dwayne Smith
Nickname : Dudits
Role : Batting All-rounder
Bats : Right-handed
Bowls : Right-arm medium
Nationality : West Indian
IPL Team : Gujarat Lions
Jersey Number : N/A
Dwayne Smith Profile :
Born on 12th April 1983, Dwayne Smith is a cricketer who represents the West Indies in international cricket. He also plays in the Indian Premiere League (IPL).
Dwayne Smith is an all-rounder – an aggressive and powerful right-handed batsman who bowls medium pace bowling. He is also an athletic fielder.
He has represented West Indies in all three formats of the game, but it is in T20 cricket – the shortest version of the game that he has established a fairly solid reputation of being a hard-hitting batsman who also provides a quality bowling option to his skipper.
In the inaugural season of IPL in 2008 he played for Mumbai Indians (MI). Later on he play for Deccan Chargers (DC) IPL team in 2009 and 2010.
He was again a part of Mumbai Indians (MI) team in IPL 2012 and IPL 2013.
He played for Chennai Super Kings (CSK) in IPL 2014 and IPL 2015.
In players auction for IPL 2016, he was bought by Gujarat Lions (GL) for Rs. 2.3 Crore. In IPL 2016 he played in 12 matches scoring 324 runs and also picked up 8 wickets.
So far in his IPL career, Dwayne Smith has played 64 matches scoring 1864 runs at an average of 31.06 and has taken 17 wickets.
He was retained by the team for IPL 2017.
Lets hope that he once again plays well in IPL 2017 for Gujarat Lions.