Carlos Brathwaite: The big man from West Indies bagged by Shah Rukh Khan's KKR for Rs 5 crore

Mar 04, 2019, 18:25 IST
  • Carlos Brathwaite: The big man from West Indies bagged by Shah Rukh Khan's KKR for Rs 5 crore

    Carlos Brathwaite is a Barbados all-rounder who also is a premier player of the West Indies T20I and ODI cricket teams.

    In pic: Carlos Brathwaite posted this picture when he proposed to his then girlfriend now wife, Jessica Felix, for marriage. He captioned, "Four years ago she said she wanted to be married overlooking the cliff @cranebarbados , four years later, amidst the annoyance and the clumsiness I popped the question overlooking the cliff at The Crane , surprisingly she actually wants to be with me (Idk y) …"

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  • Carlos Brathwaite: The big man from West Indies bagged by Shah Rukh Khan's KKR for Rs 5 crore

    Carlos Brathwaite made a name for himself in international cricket, when needing 19 runs off the last over against England in the final of the 2016 ICC World Twenty20, Brathwaite smashed four sixes off the first four ball of the over, handing West Indies the title.

    In pic: Carlos Brathwaite posted this picture and wrote, "#thebrathwaites .... one week down, eternity to go. Thanks to everyone who came out and shared this perfect night with my wife and I. Words can’t express how lucky I am to be blessed with such a beautiful bride and wife and to share that special occasion with close friends and family."

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  • Carlos Brathwaite: The big man from West Indies bagged by Shah Rukh Khan's KKR for Rs 5 crore

    After his match-winning performance in the 2016 ICC World T20 final, Carlos Brathwaite was selected by Delhi Daredevils in the IPL 2016 for Rs. 4.2 crore. 

    In pic: Carlos Brathwaite posted this picture with wife Jessica Felix from their wedding. The couple posed with cricket bats for the wedding photos.

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  • Carlos Brathwaite: The big man from West Indies bagged by Shah Rukh Khan's KKR for Rs 5 crore

    Having an impressive couple of years in Delhi Daredevils, Carlos Brathwaite was then selected by Sunrisers Hyderabad in the 2018 IPL auctions.

    In pic: Carlos Brathwaite got married to longtime girlfriend Jessica Felix in June 2018, after around 6 years of dating each other.

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  • Carlos Brathwaite: The big man from West Indies bagged by Shah Rukh Khan's KKR for Rs 5 crore

    Shah Rukh Khan's Kolkata Knight Riders then seized the opportunity in the 2019 IPL auctions and bought Carlos Brathwaite for a mammoth Rs. 5 crore, which made him the most expensive buy for KKR at the auctions.

    In pic: Carlos Brathwaite posted this picture with wife Jessica Felix after they got married. He captioned this picture, "TheBrathwaites"

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  • Carlos Brathwaite: The big man from West Indies bagged by Shah Rukh Khan's KKR for Rs 5 crore

    With West Indians Carlos Brathwaite and Andre Russell in their side, Kolkata Knight Riders now have two of the most explosive all-rounders in world cricket playing for them in the IPL 2019.

    Carlos Brathwaite posted this picture from the wedding photoshoot with his wife Jessica Felix.

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  • Carlos Brathwaite: The big man from West Indies bagged by Shah Rukh Khan's KKR for Rs 5 crore

    Carlos Brathwaite posted this picture from a New Year vacation he took with wife Jessica Felix. He captioned, "What a way to start 2018, climbed the top of Mt Maunganui and even had time to leave a Caribbean sign off"

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  • Carlos Brathwaite: The big man from West Indies bagged by Shah Rukh Khan's KKR for Rs 5 crore

    Carlos Brathwaite posted this picture and captioned, "Visit the pyramids, check, Not my favorite place but thanks for closing out a successful 2018 and ushering in a prosperous 2019"

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  • Carlos Brathwaite: The big man from West Indies bagged by Shah Rukh Khan's KKR for Rs 5 crore

    Carlos Brathwaite shared this picture with Jessica Felix from their vacation in Egypt, where they spent their time visiting the pyramids.

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  • Carlos Brathwaite: The big man from West Indies bagged by Shah Rukh Khan's KKR for Rs 5 crore

    Carlos Brathwaite posted this picture with wife Jessica Felix from an event. The couple set a fashion statement with Carlos wearing a red blazer and shorts while Jessica wore a black slit dress.

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  • Carlos Brathwaite: The big man from West Indies bagged by Shah Rukh Khan's KKR for Rs 5 crore

    Carlos Brathwaite posted this picture with his sister and captioned, "Congrats to my little nuisance .... look at the journey... Congrats on being invited to @uwimona . You worked hard and reaped the awards, good luck in this next chapter"

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  • Carlos Brathwaite: The big man from West Indies bagged by Shah Rukh Khan's KKR for Rs 5 crore

    Carlos Brathwaite shared this photo on his sister's birthday and captioned, "Happy birthday to the big sister I didn’t ask for but I can’t do without. Happy 60th. #Superior #IKnowYouThinkIForgot"

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  • Carlos Brathwaite: The big man from West Indies bagged by Shah Rukh Khan's KKR for Rs 5 crore

    Carlos Brathwaite posted this picture from an awards show and wrote, "Congratulations to all the @windiescricket / @wiplayers Award nominees and winners ."

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  • Carlos Brathwaite: The big man from West Indies bagged by Shah Rukh Khan's KKR for Rs 5 crore

    Carlos Brathwaite posted this picture with Jessica Felix from a West Indies cricket awards function. Carlos was looking dapper in a black suit and Jessica looked elegant in a red dress.

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  • Carlos Brathwaite: The big man from West Indies bagged by Shah Rukh Khan's KKR for Rs 5 crore

    Carlos Brathwaite atop the Burj Khalifa in Dubai with his family, he wrote, "Happy Anniversary to the two people who taught me to love ... thanks for the foundation you provided and the support you showed, have a blessed anniversary and an exciting retirement"

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  • Carlos Brathwaite: The big man from West Indies bagged by Shah Rukh Khan's KKR for Rs 5 crore

    Carlos Brathwaite posted this picture, keeping in trend with the #10yearchallenge. He wrote, "Still blessed ....still handsome"

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About The Gallery

As IPL 2019 is all set to begin on March 23, we are showcasing a series on the 10 costliest players bought in the IPL auctions this year. Today we profile West Indies all-rounder Carlos Brathwaite, who was bought by Shah Rukh Khan's Kolkata Knight Riders for a mammoth Rs 5 crore. Here is a look at the cricketer's life off the pitch, with his lovely wife Jessica Felix. See pictures.. (Pics/ Carlos Brathwaite Instagram)

 

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