Nicholas Pooran is a Trinidadian cricketer who plays for West Indies. The aggressive batsman made his Twenty20 International (T20I) debut for the West Indies against Pakistan on 23 September 2016. His first 50 in T20I came against India in the T20I series against India.
The southpaw made his ODI debut for the West Indies against England on 20 February 2019. In April 2019, he was named in the West Indies' squad for the 2019 Cricket World Cup.
Pooran debuted for the West Indies under-19s in October 2013, in a bilateral series against the Bangladesh under-19s, and went on to play at the 2014 Under-19 World Cup. The team's vice-captain and primary wicket-keeper, he scored 303 runs from six matches. In June 2018, he was named in the Cricket West Indies B Team squad for the inaugural edition of the Global T20 Canada tournament.
He was bought by the Mumbai Indians team for the 2017 Indian Premier League. Pooran Played for Islamabad United in 2017 Pakistan Super League as he was drafted in as a replacement of England's Ben Duckett in United's squad. He joined the team ahead of play-offs. He made his debut against Karachi Kings.
In October 2018, he was named in the squad for the Sylhet Sixers team, following the draft for the 2018–19 Bangladesh Premier League. He was the leading run-scorer for the team in the tournament, with 379 runs in eleven matches. In December 2018, he was bought by the Kings XI Punjab in the player auction for the 2019 Indian Premier League.