Kevin O’Brien with his girlfriend Ruth Anne Kilty

Kevin O’Brien is an Irish cricketer who made the headlines with his scintillating innings in a group stage match against England in 2011 World Cup. He slammed 113 runs of 63 deliveries, with this innings he also recorded the fastest World Cup century which came off just 50 deliveries. Kevin is also the younger brother Niall O’Brien.

Photographer Brendon Thorne for Getty Images captured O’Brien and his girlfriend Ruth Anne Kilty at the LG ICC Awards at The Grosvenor House Hotel on September 12, 2011 in London. Ruth has a keen passion towards golf.


Kevin made his international debut in a One-Day International (ODI) game against England in June 2006 and has featured in 91 ODIs for Ireland. He also received the ICC Associate and Affiliate Cricketer of the Year award in 2013. He is very-well known for his maverick approach with the bat and has played for many limited shorter format teams like Rangpur Riders, Trinidad, Tobago Red Steel, Surrey and Somerset.