Birth date 7 Sep 1976 (42 years)
Nationality Jamaica Jamaica
Position Batsman
Team history
Jamaica national cricket team 1996 - 2011
West Indies national women's 1999 - 2010
Derbyshire County Cricket Club 2008

Wavell Hinds is a left handed batsman and right arm medium bowler who plays for West Indies Cricket team. He has also played for teams like Jamaica, Derbyshire and Ahmedabad Rockets.

Hinds debuted in One day Internationals on 5th September 1999 at Singapore against India Cricket team. He could score just 1 run off 4 deliveries before he was caught by Prasad off the bowling of Chopra. He bowled 1 over and gave away 6 runs while taking 1 wicket. This match was won by the West Indies. Hinds debuted in Test cricket on 16th March 2000 at Port of Spain against Zimbabwe Cricket team. In the 1st innings, he was unbeaten on 46 off 117 balls and hit 7 boundaries. In the 2nd innings, he was run out on 9 off 45 deliveries. He did not bowl in this match. West Indies won this match by 35 runs.

Career Highlights

Hinds has played in 45 Test matches in which he has scored 2608 runs at a batting average of 33.01 and strike rate of 47.77. He has completed 5 hundreds and 14 fifties and has hit 368 boundaries and 16 sixers. His highest score has been 213 and he has taken 32 catches. He has bowled 1123 deliveries and conceded 590 runs while taking 16 wickets. His bowling average has been 36.87 and economy rate 3.15. Hinds has appeared in 114 One day Internationals wherein he has scored 2835 runs consisting of 5 centuries and 14 half centuries. He has hit 258 boundaries and 49 sixers and has taken 28 catches. He has bowled 945 balls and conceded 837 runs while taking 28 wickets.