Pedro Collins

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Pedro Collins
Personal information
Full name Pedro Tyrone Collins
Born August 12, 1976 (1976-08-12) (age 41)
Boscobelle, St. Peter, Barbados
Batting Right hand bat
Bowling Left arm fast medium
Career statistics
Competition Tests ODIs
Matches 29 30
Runs scored 231 30
Batting average 5.87 4.28
100s/50s -/- -/-
Top score 24 10*
Balls bowled 6265 1577
Wickets 106 39
Bowling average 34.13 31.07
5 wickets in innings 3 1
10 wickets in match - n/a
Best bowling 6/53 5/43
Catches/stumpings 5/- 8/-
Source: [1], 25 January 2006

Pedro Tyrone Collins (born August 12, 1976 in Boscobelle, St. Peter, Barbados) is a West Indian cricketer.

He is the half brother of Fidel Edwards. He is one of the very few left-handed seam bowlers who have had a chance to represent the West Indies cricket team. His bowling also is more dependent upon tidiness of line and length than the usual hit-the-deck kind of bowlers who have dominated Caribbean cricket. Despite a decent Test record of 106 wickets at 34.13 he has not managed to secure a regular place in recent West Indies teams but was included in the 2007 World Twenty20 squad. In 2007 he signed a two-year contract with Surrey as a Kolpak player which placed his West Indies future in doubt, he left at the end of that deal.

On 30 March 2010 Middlesex announced his signing for the 2010 season. [2]