Prince Bartholomew, Trinidadian cricketer, Died at 77

Prince Charles Smith Bartholomew was born October 9, 1939, in San Juan, Trinidad and Tobago and died in April 2017.

He was a former Trinidad cricketer

He played first-class cricket from 1969 to 1978.

Prince was an opening bowler and middle-order batsman, Bartholomew made his first-class debut in 1968-69.

Bartholomew had his most successful season with both bat and ball in 1970-71, scoring 325 runs at an average of 40.62 and taking 27 wickets at 21.96.

Bartholomew scored 95 not out and 53 not out for Trinidad against Guyana in the Shell Shield, which Trinidad won.

Bartholomew was the chosen captaining East Trinidad in the Beaumont Cup, he took 5 for 35, 4 for 29, 2 for 33 and 2 for 73, as well as top-scoring in the final with 82, to lead East Trinidad to the title in their first season in the competition.

Prince Bartholomew passed away at 77 years old.