Birth date 14 Jul 1974 (45 years)
Nationality Saint Vincent and the Grenadines Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
Position Bowler

Deighton Butler is a left handed batsman and left arm fast medium bowler who plays for West Indies cricket team. The other teams for whom he has played are Windward Islands, St Vincent and Southern Windward Islands.

Butler debuted in One day International cricket on 2nd August 2005 at Dambulla against Sri Lanka. Butler bowled 10 overs, out of which 2 were maidens and conceded 25 runs while taking the wicket of Tharanga. Butler was also involved in the run out of Atapattu. Butler scored 13 unbeaten runs in 19 deliveries. Sri Lanka won this match by 50 runs. Butler debuted in Twenty20 Internationals on 16th February 2006 at Auckland against New Zealand. He did not get an opportunity to bat in this match. He bowled 3 overs and gave away 22 runs.

Career Highlights

Butler has participated in 5 One day Internationals in which he has scored 25 runs at a batting average of 25 and strike rate of 73.52. His highest score has been 13 not out and he has hit 4 boundaries. He has bowled 246 deliveries and has conceded 188 runs while taking 3 wickets. His bowling average has been 62.66 and economy rate 4.58. Butler has taken part in only 1 Twenty20 International in which he has bowled 18 deliveries and has conceded 22 runs without taking any wicket. His economy rate has been 7.33.