Dwayne Bravo (born 7 October 1983) is a fierce Trinidadian cricketer and singer. A genuine all-rounder, Bravo bats right-handed and bowls right-arm medium fast pace. He is primarily known for his aggressive batting in the middle order and for his "at the death" bowling. He is also known for his variation of lengths he can bowl at. Bravo has performed for his native country, Trinidad and Tobago as of 2002. Since 2004, Bravo has played 40 Test matches, 164 One Day Internationals and 63 Twenty20 Internationals for the West Indies. He was a crucial member of the West Indies team that won the 2012 ICC World Twenty20 and 2016 ICC World Twenty20 titles. His contribution in ICC World Twenty20 2012, and 2016 ICC World Twenty20 cup is remarkable. He is a popular cricketer in various premier leagues such as IPL, Big Bash League, Pakistani Super League, and Bangladesh Premier League.
Dwayne Bravo loved playing cricket and football at a young age. He is an all-rounder mainstream Caribbean player, known to have plenty of flair and skill as a batsman in addition to bowling. He is characterized as a captain's delight for his aggressive batting, a wicket-taking bowling, and acrobatic fielding. His passion on the field is seen when he bats with his West Indian flair and beautiful shots all round the wicket. He is an inspiration within the sport because of his cricketing skills and his dynamic presence. He is also an athlete who loves to cater to his fans with entertaining celebrations when winning a game or taking a wicket. Bravo has clever variations up his sleeve and has one of the best slower balls in the business.
Dwayne Bravo is just more than a cricketer. Over the years, he developed a fondness for singing and dancing. He demonstrated he is a great singer and a dancer with his internet-shattering song 'Champion'. The song has been viewed for more than 18 million times and counting. The audience always loudly cheers Bravo on, as he uses his signature dance from the song 'Champion' on the fields whenever he takes wickets. Since, the song has become an anthem whenever West Indies or Bravo's team in premier league is victorious. His friends like Gayle and Sammy can also seen rocking out to every beat of the track.
In 2014, He played a minor role in the Tamil film Ula and performed a song "Yen Da" for the movie. In addition he released his first single in 2014, "Go Gyal Go." In 2015, Dwayne launched his single "Chalo Chalo" in Chennai, during the 2015 IPL for Chennai Super Kings. The song "Champion" is Bravo's third single. Similarly in 2016 he released a song named "Jager Bomb" for a Bollywood movie called Tum Bin 2. This year he also was a contestant on dance reality show Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa, season 9.
In 2016, Dwayne Bravo along with Chris Gayle became brand ambassadors for a fast growing Indian condom brand named Skore, to bring awareness's and promote their product range. They have also used his song "Champion" for promotional purposes. In 2017, Hike Messenger, India's first messaging platform, unveiled "Caught Behind," which features Bravo along with other cricketers in behind the scenes videos, photos, and instants, that offer consumers complete and select 'off the field' cricket news.
DJ Bravo endorses many popular products as his persona allures world-class companies. Bravo also proves to be a keen entrepreneur as he professionally manages his contracts and assignments. Dwayne Bravo is a well-rounded individual and plans to dominate various business fields.
Dwayne Bravo born to John Bravo and Joycelyn Bravo, from Trinidad and Tobago. He has a stepbrother, Darren Bravo. He is married to Regina Ramjit, who is a model and was also a contestant for Miss World in 2013 and she has appeared on the Indian comedy TV show "The Kapil Sharma Show."
The couple has an amazing family with two kids together, a girl named Dwaynice and a son named Dwayne Bravo Junior. He formerly wore 47 as jersey number but later changed it to number 3. This is a significant number to him because his son was born on October 3 and daughter on August 3. Even his mother's birthday falls on 3rd. Showing his unconditional love for his family.