Tony Gray (cricketer)

Last updated
Tony Gray
Personal information
Full nameAnthony Hollis Gray
Born (1963-05-23) 23 May 1963 (age 57)
Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago
Height6 ft 6 in (1.98 m)
BowlingRight-arm fast
International information
National side
Test debut(cap  188)24 October 1986 v  Pakistan
Last Test12 March 1987 v  New Zealand
ODI debut(cap  46)15 November 1985 v  Pakistan
Last ODI20 March 1991 v  Australia
Domestic team information
1983–1996 Trinidad and Tobago
1985–1990 Surrey
1993–1994 Western Transvaal
Career statistics
Competition Tests ODIs FC LA
Runs scored48511,702411
Batting average 8.008.5014.1814.67
Top score12*10*6924*
Balls bowled8881,27020,5484,467
Wickets 2244451128
Bowling average 17.1318.9722.8023.06
5 wickets in innings 01191
10 wickets in match0040
Best bowling4/396/508/406/50
Catches/stumpings 6/–3/–57/–15/–
Source: Cricket Archive, 19 October 2010

Anthony Hollis Gray (born 23 May 1963) is a former West Indian cricketer who played five Tests and 25 One Day Internationals.

Gray was a tall fast bowler who hails from Trinidad. Despite his impressive average of 17.13 in Tests and a superb performance in the Indian subcontinent, Gray had limited opportunities due to persistent injuries and the presence of Malcolm Marshall, Joel Garner, Courtney Walsh and later Curtly Ambrose in the team.


Gray represented Trinidad & Tobago between 1984 and 1995. He played for Surrey in the English County Championship between 1985 and 1990 and also played for Western Transvaal in South Africa for the 1993–94 season.

Gray played his 5 Tests in the 1986–87 season versus Pakistan and New Zealand. He played 25 One Day Internationals between 1985 and 1991 with a best of 6-50 v Australia on his home ground Port of Spain.

After the end of his career Gray coached the Trinidad and Tobago team and has commentated on cricket on the radio.

Related Research Articles

Brian Lara West Indian cricketer

Brian Charles Lara, is a Trinidadian former international cricketer, widely acknowledged as one of the greatest batsmen of all time. He topped the Test batting rankings on several occasions and holds several cricketing records, including the record for the highest individual score in first-class cricket, with 501 not out for Warwickshire against Durham at Edgbaston in 1994, which is the only quintuple-hundred in first-class cricket history.

Ravi Rampaul West Indian cricketer

Ravindranath Rampaul is a Trinidad and Tobago cricketer.

Queens Park Oval

The Queen's Park Oval is a sports stadium in Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago, used mostly for cricket matches. It opened in 1896. Privately owned by the Queen's Park Cricket Club, it is currently the largest capacity cricket ground in the West Indies with seating for about 20,000.

Hilary Angelo Gomes is a Trinidad and Tobago and West Indian former cricketer.

Ricardo Powell Jamaican cricketer

Ricardo Lloyd Powell is a former Jamaican cricketer who played for West Indies at international level. He represented Jamaica national cricket team as well as Trinidad and Tobago national cricket team from 1997 to 2005.

Robin Singh (cricketer) Indian cricketer

Robindra Ramnarine "Robin" Singh is a former Indian cricketer. Robin has represented India in one Test and 136 ODI between 1989 and 2001 as an all-rounder. He has coached the Indian Premier League's Mumbai Indians since 2010 and the Caribbean Premier League's Barbados Tridents since 2013. He has also coached the Deccan Chargers in the IPL's inaugural year. As a player, he was known for his calmness and ability to perform under pressure. He brought to Indian cricket world class fielding.

Augustine Lawrence Logie, commonly known as Gus Logie, is a former West Indies and Trinidad and Tobago cricketer and is currently an international cricket coach.

Denesh Ramdin is a Trinidadian cricketer of Indian descent who plays internationally for the West Indies. He is a right-handed wicketkeeper-batsman.

Gerry Gomez Trinidadian sportsman

Gerry Ethridge Gomez was a cricketer who played 29 Test matches for the West Indies cricket team between 1939 and 1954, scoring 1,243 runs and taking 58 wickets. He captained in one match for the West Indies when England toured in 1947/8.

Deryck Lance Murray is a former West Indies cricketer. A wicketkeeper and right-handed batsman, Murray kept wicket to the West Indian fast bowling attacks of the 1970s ; his glovework effected 189 Test dismissals and greatly enhanced the potency of the bowling attack.

Edwin St Hill West Indian cricketer

Edwin Lloyd St Hill was a Trinidadian cricketer who played two Test matches for the West Indies in 1930. His brothers, Wilton and Cyl, also played for Trinidad and Tobago; in addition, the former played Test matches for the West Indies. St Hill first played local cricket in with some success and graduated to the Trinidad and Tobago team. He played regularly for the next five years but was not selected for any representative West Indian teams. His increased success in 1929 attracted the attention of the West Indies selectors, and he played two Test matches against England in 1930. Although not particularly successful, he bowled steadily and was chosen to tour Australia with the West Indies in 1930–31. He was fairly effective in first-class games but the form of the other fast bowlers in the team meant that he was not chosen for any of the Test matches.

Rangy or Ranjie Nanan was a West Indian cricketer who played in one Test match in 1980.

Sunil Narine West Indian cricketer

Sunil Philip Narine is a Trinidadian cricketer who plays internationally for the West Indies. He made his One Day International (ODI) debut in December 2011 and Test match debut in June 2012. Primarily an off-spin bowler, he is also an aggressive left-handed batsman.

Darren Michael Bravo is a West Indian cricketer who plays domestic cricket for Trinidad and Tobago and international cricket for the West Indies. A left-handed batsman, his batting style has drawn comparisons with Brian Lara. Bravo is the younger half brother of fellow West Indies cricketer Dwayne Bravo and his mother is the first cousin of former cricketer Brian Lara.

Samuel Badree is a Trinidadian cricketer who plays internationally for the West Indies. He is a right-arm leg-spin bowler.

Austin Ciaz Matthew White is a former West Indian cricketer. White was a right-handed batsman who bowled right-arm fast-medium. He was born on Montserrat.

Nicholas Pooran is a Trinidadian cricketer who plays for the West Indies cricket team in international cricket and for the Trinidad and Tobago in West Indian domestic matches.

Kyle Antonio Hope is a Barbadian cricketer who has played for both Barbados and Trinidad and Tobago in West Indian domestic cricket, as well as the Combined Campuses and Colleges. He is a right-handed middle-order batsman.