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Brian Lara


Dominant cricket batsman who was simply twice named the primary Cricketer in the World. He established a Test record when he have scored a 400 not really out in 2004. He produced his worldwide cricket debut for the Western world Indies in 1990. He was inducted in to the ICC Cricket Hall of Popularity on Sept 14, 2012. He established a first-class record with an unbeaten 501 in 1994. He provides two daughters, Sydney and Tyla, with model Leasel Rovedas. He became a member of Richie Benaud in the ICC Cricket Hall of Popularity in 2012.

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Full Name Brian Lara
Date Of Birth May 2, 1969
Place Of Birth Santa Cruz, Trinidad And Tobago
Height 1.73 m
Profession Cricket Player
Education Fatima College
Nationality Trinidadian
Children Sydney Lara, Tyla Lara
Parents Pearl Lara, Bunty lara
Awards BBC Overseas Sports Personality of the Year
Nominations Sir Garfield Sobers Trophy
Star Sign Taurus

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1 His best friend is footballer Dwight Yorke.
2 Played in 5 Cricket World Cups for the West Indies team in the years 1992, 1996, 1999, 2003 & 2007.
3 has regained the west Indies captaincy for a third successive time may 2006
4 Gave up as captain of the West Indies in March 2005.
5 In November 2005 he become test cricket's leading run scorer of all time, when passing the 11,174 total of former Australian captain Allan Border. Lara scored 226 in that innings verses the Australians.
6 Scored his 30th test match century against Pakistan at Kingston 2005.
7 Former captain of the West Indies.
8 Scored a record 501 not out in English County cricket a record which still stands today.
9 First ever person to score 400 in a test match.
10 Reclaimed the world record that Matthew Hayden broke by scoring 400 not out against England in Antigua 2004
11 Broke the test world record of 365 against England in Antigua 1994.



Sports Life Stories 2012 TV Series documentary Himself
Soccer Aid 2010 TV Mini-Series Himself - Rest of the World Team
Indian Cricket League 2007 TV Series Himself
Brian Lara International Cricket 2007 2007 Video Game Himself
Brian Lara International Cricket 2005 Video Game Himself
Caribbean Calypso: West Indies 0, England 3 2004 Video Himself
400 Not Out! - Brian Lara's World Record Innings 2004 Video Himself
100th Test Match at Lord's: The Ultimate Test 2000 Video Himself
Cricket World Cup '99 1999 TV Mini-Series Himself
Brian Lara Cricket 1999 Video Game Himself
Wills World Cup Cricket 1996 1996 TV Mini-Series Himself
Lara's Innings 1994 Video Himself
Sky Sports Cricket 1992-1994 TV Series Himself
Benson & Hedges World Cup Cricket 1992 TV Mini-Series Himself

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Century of Cricket 2001 Video Himself

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1 Frequently making large scores
2 Exquisite cover drive shot

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