Devon Sheldon Smith (born 21 October 1981 in Sauteurs, Grenada) is a cricketer who represents the West Indies. His primary role within the team is as an opening or top order left-handed batsman, he has bowled right arm off breaks in his career but rarely at international level. In the West Indian domestic competitions he plays for the Windward Islands. He has been described as a compact player who heavily favours scoring on the offside.
Early domestic cricket
He made his first-class debut in January 1999, opening the batting for the Windward Islands in a Regional Four Day Competition match, he made low scores of 12 and 4 in a heavy defeat to Barbados. His first half-century was brought up in his third match of the season, scoring 79 in the first innings against the Leeward Islands. It was the only time he passed 50 runs in his debut season, finishing with a batting average of 18.44 from nine innings In the 2000–01 season Smith was part of the Windward Islands team that won the List-A... Read More