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Brothers playing for West Indies

 
mikesiva 2017-09-12 09:03:56 

Who were the last pair of brothers to play together for West Indies before Kyle and Shai Hope asked Mervyn Hartman from Australia



Kyle Hope joined his younger brother Shai as a Test player in last week's day-night match at Edgbaston. They were the 12th pair of brothers (including two pairs of half-brothers) to play for West Indies in Tests, but the first to take the field together since Darren Bravo's debut series, in Sri Lanka in 2010-11, which were the final Tests in which his half-brother Dwayne Bravo played. The first pair of West Indian Test-playing brothers were Edwin and Wilton St Hill, from Trinidad, who both appeared during the first series in the Caribbean, against England in 1929-30, although not together. Later in the 1930s, George "Jackie" Grant and his brother Rolph both captained West Indies. Victor Stollmeyer joined his brother Jeff in one Test in England in 1939, while spinners John and Jimmy Cameron played ether side of the Second World War. Since then Cyril and Robert Christiani, Roy and Norman Marshall, Denis and Eric Atkinson, Bryan and Charlie Davis, and Robert and Marlon Samuels all won West Indian caps (not necessarily together), as did the fast-bowling half-brothers Pedro Collins and Fidel Edwards. They played six Tests together, sharing the new ball in four of them.

 
natty_forever 2017-09-12 09:07:27 

Thanks for that.

 
DirtyDan 2017-09-12 09:37:44 

In reply to mikesiva

Apart from luckman is all brothers pon di team, bro

 
RemainsUnknown 2017-09-12 09:50:14 

In reply to DirtyDan

lol

 
natty_forever 2017-09-12 09:50:41 

In reply to DirtyDan... he is, just from another mother.

 
DirtyDan 2017-09-12 11:10:08 

We are all brothers

I guess Mike meant the biologic ones

 
DirtyDan 2017-09-12 11:11:31 

How about Shillingford brothers? Grayson and Irving?
lol

 
DirtyDan 2017-09-12 11:13:29 

And the 3 wicket keeping Murray brothers - Deryck, David and Junior? lol

 
methodic 2017-09-12 22:52:52 

In reply to DirtyDan

you getting kicks man let me call some real brothers for you.

Lendl and Phill Simmons,
Lincoln and Andy Roberts
Imtiaz and Inshan Ali
Dave and Alzari Joseph

 
Scar 2017-09-12 22:55:44 

Whats a half brother ?

 
DirtyDan 2017-09-12 23:38:22 

In reply to methodic

Now you talking!

Gordon and Geoffrey Greenidge

 
DirtyDan 2017-09-12 23:39:33 

In reply to Scar

OJ is an example of a half brother

 
DirtyDan 2017-09-12 23:42:52 

Kieran and Ricardo Powell

 
DirtyDan 2017-09-12 23:45:33 

Devon and Dwayne Smith

 
methodic 2017-09-13 06:00:28 

In reply to DirtyDan


Devon and Dwayne Smith


who is the better bat?

Gordon and Geoffrey Greenidge

that is a triplet, you forget Alvin.

 
methodic 2017-09-13 06:03:34 

In reply to DirtyDan

Vanburn and Jason Holder.

 
Halliwell 2017-09-13 07:57:18 

In reply to methodic

Hendy Br(y)an Lara

James Curl(e)y Ambrose

 
Scar 2017-09-13 08:47:32 

In reply to DirtyDan

big grin big grin big grin

 
Priapus 2017-09-13 14:55:59 

In reply to DirtyDan

Darren, Ricardo, Keiran and Rovman Powell
Barrington and Courtney Browne
Richard and Shannon Gabriel (or is that father and son?)
Wavell and Ryan Hinds

lol lol

 
DirtyDan 2017-09-13 15:13:03 

In reply to Priapus

Well done especially those Hinds boys

 
DirtyDan 2017-09-13 15:19:20 

Kraigg and Carlos Brathwaite

 
DirtyDan 2017-09-13 15:26:31 

Darren Ganja and Floyd Reefer lol lol

 
tc1 2017-09-13 17:56:22 

[b]In reply to DirtyDan[/


Ok Dan the man, u made your point

 
TheTrail 2017-09-13 19:17:29 

Jerome Tayler and Fidel Edwards look more like brothers than Pedro and Fidel.

 
WestDem 2017-09-13 19:27:10 

In reply to mikesiva

Does this include WI U19?

 
WestDem 2017-09-13 19:28:44 

Jerome and Stephanie Taylor! lol lol

 
sgtdjones 2017-09-13 19:39:12 

Cussbud WestDem and Hooper

razz razz razz

 
tc1 2017-09-13 19:56:43 

In reply to WestDem

low blow
lol lol lol lol

 
methodic 2017-09-13 20:41:42 

In reply to DirtyDan

Darren Ganja and Floyd Reefer


that is a good family tree they yuh know.

 
methodic 2017-09-13 20:55:15 

In reply to DirtyDan

have you taken a look at the Thou(s)

Uton Dowe- thou shall not bowl
Dow-rich - thou shall not keep

 
DirtyDan 2017-09-13 21:48:06 

In reply to methodic

Thou speakest the truth lol

The Dow brothers indeed

 
DirtyDan 2017-09-13 22:04:45 

In reply to DirtyDan

Miguel, Anderson and Christine Cummings - the first ladies
lol lol

 
DirtyDan 2017-09-13 22:20:00 

Stuart and David Williams

 
DirtyDan 2017-09-13 22:22:33 

Campbell and Ganga Sherwin

 
DirtyDan 2017-09-13 22:24:30 

Malcolm and Xavier

 
methodic 2017-09-13 23:44:20 

In reply to DirtyDan

Malcolm and Xavier


good one, the Marshalls

 
methodic 2017-09-14 00:01:32 

In reply to DirtyDan

the brothers of color

Gray, Browne and Black

 
JahJah 2017-09-14 00:49:23 

In reply to tc1

So far, you're the only person to find that funny.

 
sgtdjones 2017-09-14 09:32:45 

In reply to JahJah

Olga Zsa zsa

I see you have developed European sense of humor

ps dem doh have any.

lol lol lol

 
tc1 2017-09-14 09:50:00 

In reply to sgtdjones



Olga Zsa zsa





lol lol lol lol lol

 
JahJah 2017-09-14 11:20:21 

In reply to STDjones

That sense of humour is steeped into anti-blackness. The source of the humour is no surprise.

Is that where you stand?

 
sgtdjones 2017-09-14 21:06:57 

In reply to JahJah

Olga Zsa zsa


I am a black man with a sense of humor

“I don't trust anyone who doesn't laugh.”
Maya Angelou

 
tc1 2017-09-14 23:17:54 

In reply to JahJah

u black, news to me

 
JahJah 2017-09-15 02:52:16 

In reply to tc1


u black, news to me


Not news to anyone with at least half a brain, so no surprise there.

 
JahJah 2017-09-15 02:54:07 

In reply to sgtdjones

I am a black man with a sense of humor

“I don't trust anyone who doesn't laugh.”
Maya Angelou


Laugh next time when someone draws a monkey tail on Obama and then come back and quote Miss Angelou, redbaron!

 
Curtis 2017-09-16 11:07:54 

Leon & Charles anyone? lol lol lol