Evin Lewis is a Trinidadian cricketer who plays for the West Indies in limited over internationals. The southpaw is the third batsman to score two Twenty20 International centuries. In April 2019, he was named in the West Indies' squad for the 2019 Cricket World Cup.
Lewis made his first-class debut for the Trinidad and Tobago national team in March 2012. He had earlier represented the West Indies under-19s at the 2010 Under-19 World Cup. In March 2016, Lewis was added to the West Indies squad for the 2016 ICC World Twenty20, replacing the injured Lendl Simmons. He made his Twenty20 International (T20I) debut on 27 March 2016 against Afghanistan at Nagpur.
In his very second T20I, Lewis scored a blistering century against off just 48 balls, which was the second fastest by a West Indian after Gayle and sixth fastest overall. Lewis won man-of-the-match.
He made his One Day International (ODI) debut against Pakistan on 5 October 2016. He scored his maiden ODI century of 148 against Sri Lanka at Harare Sports Club in Zimbabwe Tri-series. Despite the success he found in Zimbabwe, he was unable to carry his form in the series against England, Pakistan and India.
He made his second T20I hundred on 9 July 2017 against India at Sabina Park. He smashed unbeaten 125, which is recorded as the highest score in a T20I chase and also became the third and the fastest batsman to two international T20 tons after Brendon McCullum and Chris Gayle. It was also the highest score by a West Indian batsman.
In February 2018, the International Cricket Council (ICC) named Lewis as one of the ten players to watch ahead of the 2018 Cricket World Cup Qualifier tournament. In June 2018, he was named the T20 International Cricketer of the Year at the annual Cricket West Indies' Awards.