Evin Lewis is six-hitting left-handed opening batsman and with 89 sixes Evin Lewis is only behind Chris Gayle in the leader board. His strike rate too of 141, is also one of the highest in the CPL.
Evin Lewis initially made his name in the T20 circuit, in the 2013 Champions League he was amongst five players to score over 200 runs in the tournament. In the semi-finals of the tournament, he scored 62 off 46 balls, against a strong Mumbai Indians attack that included Coulter-Nile, Mitchell Johnson and Harbhajan Singh.
In the following CPL, Evin Lewis made 321 runs from eight innings, the most for a Trinidad batsman, and he also scored the most sixes in that year.
On the international front, Evin Lewis has scored two big hundreds, he is one of two Windies batsmen to score hundreds in the T20Is, the other batsman being Chris Gayle. Both of Lewis’ hundreds came against India, the first one came when the Indian team toured Florida.
This will be the fifth season that Evin Lewis is playing for the St Kitts and Nevis Patriots. He is the top scorer of the team in CPL, and he is expected to become the first SKNP player to get to a 1000 runs in the tournament.