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Sachin Tendulkar
1. Sachin Ramesh Tendulkar is a former Indian cricketer and captain, widely regarded as one of the greatest batsmen of all time.He took up cricket at the age of eleven, made his Test debut on 15 November 1989 against Pakistan in Karachi at the age of sixteen, and went on to represent Mumbai domestically and India internationally for close to twenty four years. He is the only player to have scored one hundred international centuries, the first batsman to score a double century in a One Day International, holds the record for most number of runs in both ODI and Test cricket, the only player to complete more than 30,000 runs in international cricket.

Born: April 24, 1973 (age 42), Mumbai

Height: 1.65 m

Spouse: Anjali Tendulkar (m. 1995)

Children: Sara Tendulkar, Arjun Tendulkar

Parents: Rajni Tendulkar, Ramesh Tendulkar

Siblings: Ajit Tendulkar, Nitin Tendulkar, Savita Tendulkar
Mahendra Singh Dhoni
2. Mahendra Singh Dhoni is an Indian cricketer and the current captain of the Indian national cricket team in limited overs formats. An attacking right handed middle order batsman and wicket keeper, he is widely regarded as one of the greatest finishers in limited overs cricket.He made his One Day International (ODI) debut in December 2004 against Bangladesh, and played his first Test a year later against Sri Lanka. Dhoni holds numerous captaincy records such as most wins by an Indian captain in Tests and ODIs, and most back to back wins by an Indian captain in ODIs. He took over the ODI captaincy from Rahul Dravid in 2007 and led the team to its first ever bilateral ODI series wins in Sri Lanka and New Zealand. Under his captaincy, India won the 2007 ICC World Twenty20, the CB Series of 2007?08, the 2010 Asia Cup, the 2011 ICC Cricket World Cup and the 2013 ICC Champions Trophy. In the final of the 2011 World Cup, Dhoni scored 91 not out off 79 balls to take India to victory for which he was awarded the Man of the Match. In June 2013, when India defeated England in the final of the Champions Trophy in England, Dhoni became the first captain to win all three ICC limited overs trophies (World Cup, Champions Trophy and the World Twenty20). After taking up the Test captaincy in 2008, he led the team to series wins in New Zealand and West Indies, and the Border Gavaskar Trophy in 2008, 2010 and 2013. In 2009, Dhoni also led the Indian team to number one position for the first time in the ICC Test rankings. In 2013, under his captaincy, India became the first team in more than 40 years to whitewash Australia in a Test series. In the Indian Premier League, he captained the Chennai Super Kings to victory at the 2010 and 2011 seasons, along with wins in the 2010 and 2014 editions of Champions League Twenty20. He announced his retirement from Tests on 30 December 2014.

Born: July 7, 1981 (age 34), Ranchi

Height: 1.75 m

Spouse: Sakshi Dhoni (m. 2010)

Parents: Devaki Devi, Pan Singh

Children: Ziva Dhoni

Siblings: Narendra Singh Dhoni, Jayanti Gupta
Donald Bradman Statistics
3. Sir Donald George Don Bradman, AC, often referred to as The Don , was an Australian cricketer, widely acknowledged as the greatest Test batsman of all time.

Born: August 27, 1908, Cootamundra, Australia

Died: February 25, 2001, Kensington Park, Australia

Height: 1.7 m

Spouse: Jessie Martha Menzies (m. 1932?1997)

Books: The Art of Cricket, Bradman s Best

Children: Shirley Bradman, John Bradman
Rahul Dravid
4. Rahul Dravid is a former Indian cricketer and captain, widely regarded as one of the greatest batsmen in the history of cricket.

Born: January 11, 1973 (age 43), Indore

Height: 1.8 m

Spouse: Vijeta Pendharkar (m. 2003)

Children: Samit Dravid, Anvay Dravid

Parents: Sharad Dravid, Pushpa Dravid

Siblings: Vijay Dravid
Brian Lara
5. Brian Charles Lara, TC, OCC, AM is a former Trinidadian international cricket player. He is widely acknowledged as one of the greatest cricketers of all time.

Born: May 2, 1969 (age 46), Santa Cruz

Height: 1.73 m

Children: Tyla Lara, Sydney Lara

Parents: Pearl Lara, Bunty lara

Awards: BBC Overseas Sports Personality of the Year

Nominations: Sir Garfield Sobers Trophy
Shahid Afridi
6. Sahibzada Mohammad Shahid Khan Afridi, better known as Shahid Afridi or Boom Boom Afridi, is a Pakistani T20 cricketer and former Test and ODI cricketer. He is currently the captain of Pakistan T20 cricket team.

Born: March 1, 1980 (age 35), Khyber Agency, Pakistan

Height: 1.82 m

Spouse: Nadia Afridi

Parents: Sahabzada Fazal ur Rehman Afridi

Children: Aqsa Afridi, Asmara Afridi, Ansha Afridi, Ajwa Afridi

Siblings: Javed Afridi
Ricky Ponting
7. Ricky Thomas Ponting, AO, nicknamed Punter, is an Australian former cricketer who was captain of the Australia national cricket team during its golden era ; between 2004 and 2011 in Test cricket and 2002 and 2011 in One Day International cricket.

Born: December 19, 1974 (age 41), Launceston, Australia

Height: 1.78 m

Spouse: Rianna Jennifer Cantor (m. 2002)

Children: Matisse Ellie Ponting, Emmy Charlotte Ponting, Fletcher William Ponting

Parents: Lorraine Ponting, Graeme Ponting
Adam Gilchrist
8. Adam Craig Gilchrist, AM, nicknamed Gilly or Churchy , is a former Australian cricketer and one of the most explosive batsmen in world cricket. He was the captain of Australia, and Middlesex.

Born: November 14, 1971 (age 44), Bellingen, Australia

Height: 1.87 m

Spouse: Melinda Gilchrist

Children: Annie Jean Gilchrist, Harrison Gilchrist, Ted Gilchrist, Archie Gilchrist

Siblings: Dene Gilchrist, Jackie Gilchrist

Parents: June Gilchrist, Stanley Gilchrist
Wasim Akram
9. Wasim Akram is a former Pakistani cricketer. He is acknowledged as one of the greatest cricketers of all time.

Born: June 3, 1966 (age 49), Lahore, Pakistan

Height: 1.88 m

Number: 3 (Pakistan national cricket team)

Spouse: Shaniera Thompson (m. 2013), Huma (m. 1995?2009)

Children: Taimur, Akbar

Parents: Chaudhry Mohammad Akram, Begum Akram Chaudhry
Muttiah Muralitharan
10. Muttiah Muralitharan is a former Sri Lankan cricketer who was rated the greatest Test match bowler ever by Wisden Cricketers Almanack in 2002.

Born: April 17, 1972 (age 43), Kandy, Sri Lanka

Spouse: Madhimalar Ramamurthy (m. 2005)

Marriage location: Chennai

Children: Naren

Parents: Lakshmi Muttiah, Sinnasamy Muttiah

Siblings: Muttiah Sridharan, Muttiah Sasidharan, Muttiah Prabhakaran
Sourav Ganguly
11. Sourav Chandidas Ganguly, affectionately known as Dada, is a former Indian cricketer and captain of the Indian national team.

Born: July 8, 1972 (age 43), Behala, Kolkata

Height: 1.8 m

Spouse: Dona Roy (m. 1997)

Siblings: Snehasish Ganguly

Parents: Chandidas Ganguly, Nirupa Ganguly

Children: Sana Ganguly
Chris Gayle
12. Christopher Henry Chris Gayle is a Jamaican cricketer who plays international cricket for the West Indies.

Born: September 21, 1979 (age 36), Kingston, Jamaica

Height: 1.88 m

Weight: 98 kg

Parents: Dudley Gayle

Current teams: Jamaica national cricket team (#45 / All rounder), more

Siblings: Vanclive Parris
Sunil Gavaskar
13. Sunil Manohar Sunny Gavaskar is an Indian former cricketer who played during the 1970s and 1980s for the Mumbai cricket team and Indian national team.

Born: July 10, 1949 (age 66), Mumbai

Height: 1.65 m

Spouse: Marshneil Gavaskar

Children: Rohan Gavaskar

Parents: Meenal Gavaskar, Manohar Gavaskar

Siblings: Nutan Gavaskar, Kavita Viswanath
Shane Warne
14. Shane Keith Warne is an Australian former international cricketer, widely regarded as one of the best bowlers in the history of the game. He was named one of the Wisden Cricketers of the Year in the 1994 Wisden Cricketers Almanack.

Born: September 13, 1969 (age 46), Upper Ferntree Gully, Melbourne, Australia

Height: 1.83 m

Spouse: Simone Callahan (m. 1995?2005)

Past teams coached: Rajasthan Royals (2008?2011)

Children: Jackson Warne, Summer Warne, Brooke Warne

Siblings: Jason Warne
Jacques Kallis
15. Jacques Henry Kallis is a former South African cricketer, originally born in Greece. He is a right handed batsman and right arm fast medium swing bowler, Kallis is regarded as one of the greatest players of the game and all rounders.

Born: October 16, 1975 (age 40), Pinelands, Cape Town, South Africa

Height: 1.88 m

Weight: 86 kg

Education: Wynberg Boys High School

Siblings: Janine Kallis

Parents: Henry Kallis, Mercia Kallis
Virat Kohli
16. Virat Kohli is an Indian international cricketer. He is a right handed batsman and occasional right arm medium pace bowler. He is the current captain of the Indian team in Test cricket and vice captain in limited overs formats.

Born: November 5, 1988 (age 27), Delhi, New Delhi

Height: 1.75 m

Parents: Saroj Kohli, Prem Kohli

Siblings: Bhavna Kholi, Vikash Kholi

Current teams: Delhi cricket team (#18 / Batsman), more

Awards: ICC One Day International Player of the Year Award, more
AB de Villiers
17. Abraham Benjamin AB de Villiers is a South African cricketer, who captains the South African Test and One Day International teams, having succeeded Graeme Smith after the 2011 Cricket World Cup

Born: February 17, 1984 (age 31), Pretoria, South Africa

Height: 1.8 m

Spouse: Danielle de Villiers (m. 2013)

Albums: Maak Jou Drome Waar

Parents: Abraham B de Villiers, Millie De Villiers
Imran Khan
18. Imran Khan Niazi better known as Imran Khan is a Pakistani politician, former cricketer, philanthropist, cricket commentator and former chancellor of the University of Bradford.

Born: October 5, 1952 (age 63), Lahore, Pakistan

Height: 1.85 m

Spouse: Jemima Goldsmith (m. 1995?2004)

Children: Qasim Khan, Sulaiman Isa Khan

Parents: Shaukat Khanum, Ikramullah Khan Niazi

Education: Keble College, Oxford (1972?1975), Royal Grammar School Worcester, Aitchison College
Garfield Sobers
19. Sir Garfield St Aubrun Sobers, AO, OCC, also known as Gary or Garry Sobers, is a former cricketer who played for the West Indies between 1954 and 1974, and is widely considered to be cricket s greatest all rounder

Born: July 28, 1936 (age 79), Bridgetown, Barbados

Height: 1.8 m

Spouse: Pru Kirby (m. 1969?1990)

People also search for: Don Bradman, Pru Kirby, Shamont Sobers, more

Children: Genevieve Sobers, Matthew Sobers, Daniel Sobers

Books: Cricket Conversations: Peter Walker Talks with Gary Sobers, Ray Illingworth, Barry Richards, Tom Cartwright, Roy Fredericks, Greg Chappell, Mike Procter, Bishen Bedi, Alan Knott, Glenn Turner, Basil D Olivetra, Majid Khan, Brian Close, more

Parents: Telma Sobers, Shamont Sobers
Glenn McGrath
20. Glenn Donald McGrath AM is a former Australian international cricketer and a commentator for Channel Nine s cricket coverage.

Born: February 9, 1970 (age 45), Dubbo, Australia

Height: 1.96 m

Spouse: Sara Leonardi (m. 2010), Jane McGrath (m. 1999?2008)

Children: Holly, James

Books: Line and Strength, Barbecue with the Master: The Glenn McGrath Barbecue Cookbook

Parents: Kevin McGrath, Beverly McGrath
Kumar Sangakkara
21. Kumar ?Sanga Chokshanada Sangakkara is a former Sri Lankan cricketer and captain of the Sri Lankan national team. He is widely regarded as one of the world s most influential cricketers.

Born: October 27, 1977 (age 38), Matale, Sri Lanka

Height: 1.87 m

Spouse: Yehali Sangakkara (m. 2003)

Parents: Chokshanada Sangakkara, Kumari Sangakkara

Children: Kavith Sangakkara, Swyree Sangakkara

Siblings: Vemindra Sangakkara, Thushari Sangakkara, Saranga Sangakkara
Ian Botham
22. Sir Ian Terence Botham, OBE is a former England Test cricketer and Test team captain, and current cricket commentator. He was a genuine all rounder with 14 centuries and 383 wickets in Test cricket, and remains well known by his nickname Beefy .

Born: November 24, 1955 (age 60), Heswall, United Kingdom

Height: 1.88 m

Spouse: Kathryn Botham (m. 1976)

Children: Liam Botham, Sarah Botham, Becky Botham

Parents: Violet Marie Collett, Herbert Leslie Botham
Virender Sehwag
23. Virender Sehwag is a former Indian cricketer. An aggressive right handed opening batsman and a part time right arm off spin bowler, he played his first One Day International in 1999 and joined the Indian Test team in 2001.

Born: October 20, 1978 (age 37), Najafgarh, New Delhi

Height: 1.7 m

Spouse: Aarti Ahlawat (m. 2004)

Children: Vedant Sehwag, Aryavir Sehwag

Parents: Krishna Sehwag, Krishan Sehwag

Siblings: Manju Sehwag, Anju Sehwag, Vinod Sehwag
Steve Waugh
24. Stephen Rodger Waugh, AO is a former Australian cricketer and twin brother of cricketer Mark Waugh. A right handed batsman, he was also a medium pace bowler.

Born: June 2, 1965 (age 50), Canterbury, Sydney, Australia

Height: 1.68 m

Spouse: Lynette Waugh (m. 1990)

Siblings: Mark Waugh, Dean Waugh, Danny Waugh

Children: Rosalie Waugh, Lillian Waugh, Austin Waugh
Dennis Lillee
25. Dennis Keith Lillee, AM, MBE is a former Australian cricketer rated as the outstanding fast bowler of his generation . Lillee was known for his fiery temperament, never say die attitude and popularity with the fans.

Born: July 18, 1949 (age 66), Subiaco, Australia

Height: 1.82 m

Spouse: Helen Lillee (m. 1978)

Batting style: Right handed

Children: Dean Lillee, Adam Lillee

Books: Menace: The Autobiography, The Art of Fast Bowling, more
Shoaib Akhtar
26. Shoaib Akhtar; born 13 August 1975) is a former Pakistani cricketer and a legendary bowler who is widely regarded as the fastest bowler of all time bowling at speeds up to 161.3 km/h.

Born: August 13, 1975 (age 40), Rawalpindi, Pakistan

Height: 1.82 m

Spouse: Rubab Khan (m. 2014)

College: Rawalpindi

Siblings: Shoaib Akhtar, Tahir Akhtar, Obaid Akhtar, Shumaila Akhtar, Shahid Akhtar

Parents: Mohammad Akhtar, Hameeda Awan
Yuvraj Singh
27. Yuvraj Singh is an Indian international cricketer, an all rounder who bats left handed in the middle order and bowls slow left arm orthodox. He is the son of former Indian fast bowler and Punjabi actor Yograj Singh.

Born: December 12, 1981 (age 34), Chandigarh

Height: 1.88 m

Parents: Shabnam Singh, Yograj Singh

Siblings: Zoravar Singh

Movies: Captain India, Jumbo

Books: The Test of My Life
Brett Lee
28. Brett Lee is a former Australian international cricketer, a Channel Nine cricket commentator and an actor. During his international career, Lee was recognised as one of the fastest bowlers in the world of cricket.

Born: November 8, 1976 (age 39), Wollongong, Australia

Height: 1.87 m

Movies: UNindian

Spouse: Lana Anderson (m. 2014), Elizabeth Kemp (m. 2006?2009)

Siblings: Shane Lee, Grant Lee

Children: Preston Charles
Kapil Dev
29. Kapil Dev Ramlal Nikhanj, better known as Kapil Dev, is a former Indian cricketer. He captained the Indian cricket team which won the 1983 Cricket World Cup.

Born: January 6, 1959 (age 57), Chandigarh

Height: 1.83 m

Spouse: Romi Bhatia (m. 1980)

Children: Amiya Dev

Parents: Raj Kumari Lajwanti, Ram Lal Nikhanj

Awards: Arjuna Award for Cricket
Michael Clarke
30. Michael John Clarke, is a former international cricketer and captain of Australia. He is widely considered one of Australia s greatest ever batsmen and captains.

Born: April 2, 1981 (age 34), Liverpool, Australia

Height: 1.78 m

Spouse: Kyly Clarke (m. 2012)

Children: Kelsey Lee Clarke

Parents: Debbie Clarke, Les Clarke

Current teams: New South Wales cricket team (#63 / Batsman), more
Kevin Pietersen
31. Kevin Peter Pietersen MBE is a professional cricketer who played for England from 2004 to 2014. Born and raised in South Africa, he is a right handed batsman and occasional off spin bowler who currently

Born: June 27, 1980 (age 35), Pietermaritzburg, South Africa

Height: 1.93 m

Spouse: Jessica Taylor (m. 2007)

Current teams: St Lucia Zouks (#29 / Batsman), Surrey County Cricket Club (#24 / Batsman), Melbourne Stars (#24 / Batsman)

Children: Dylan Pietersen
Javed Miandad
32. Mohammad Javed Miandad, popularly known as Javed Miandad, is a former Pakistani cricketer who played between 1975 and 1996. ESPNcricinfo described him as the greatest batsman Pakistan has ever produced .

Born: June 12, 1957 (age 58), Karachi, Pakistan

Spouse: Tahira Saigol (m. 1980)

Date joined: June 11, 1975

Children: Junaid Miandad

Parents: Khatoon Bibi, Miandad Noor Mohammad

Siblings: Anwar Miandad, Bashir Miandad, Sohail Miandad
Richard Hadlee
33. Sir Richard John Hadlee MBE is a former New Zealand cricketer, regarded as one of the greatest fast bowlers and all rounders in cricketing history. Hadlee was appointed MBE in 1980 and knighted in 1990 for services to cricket.

Born: July 3, 1951 (age 64), St Albans, New Zealand

Height: 1.85 m

Spouse: Karen Hadlee

Parents: Walter Hadlee

Batting style: Left handed
Andrew Flintoff
34. Andrew Freddie Flintoff MBE is an English professional cricketer who previously played for Brisbane Heat. He has also competed as a professional boxer

Born: December 6, 1977 (age 38), City of Preston, Lancashire, United Kingdom

Height: 1.93 m

Career start: 1995

Spouse: Rachael Wools Flintoff (m. 2005)

Children: Rocky Flintoff, Holly Flintoff, Corey Flintoff
Waqar Younis
35. Waqar Younis Maitla is a former Pakistani right arm fast bowler in cricket, regarded as one of the greatest and fastest bowlers of all time. Currently, he is the coach of Pakistan Cricket team.

Born: November 16, 1971 (age 44), Vehari, Pakistan

Height: 1.83 m

Spouse: Faryal Waqar Younis (m. 2000)

Education: Sadiq Public School

Children: Maira Waqar, Azaan Waqar

Nominations: Lux Style Award for Most Stylish Sportsperson
Matthew Hayden
36. Matthew Lawrence Hayden AM is a former Australian cricketer. Hayden was a powerful and aggressive left handed opening batsman, known for his ability to score quickly at both Test and one day levels

Born: October 29, 1971 (age 44), Brisbane, Australia

Height: 1.91 m

Weight: 95 kg

Spouse: Kellie Hayden

Children: Thomas Joseph, Joshua, Grace

Books: Roman Reigns 118 Success Secrets 118 Most Asked Questions On Roman Reigns What You Need To Know
Anil Kumble
37. Anil Kumble is a former international cricketer and former captain of the Indian cricket team. A right arm leg spin bowler, he took 619 wickets in Test cricket and remains the third highest wicket

Born: October 17, 1970 (age 45), Bengaluru

Height: 1.85 m

Spouse: Chethana Ramatheertha (m. 1999)

Parents: Krishna Swamy, Saroja

Siblings: Dinesh Kumble

Children: Mayas Kumble, Svasti Kumble, Aaruni Kumble
Dale Steyn
38. Dale Willem Steyn is a South African cricketer who plays in Tests, T20 Internationals and One Day International cricket for South Africa. Steyn plays domestic cricket in South Africa for Cape Cobras.

Born: June 27, 1983 (age 32), Phalaborwa, South Africa

Height: 1.79 m

Career start: October 17, 2003

Weight: 82 kg

Partner: Jeanne Kietzmann

Current teams: Sunrisers Hyderabad (#8 / Bowler), more
Michael Bevan
39. Michael Gwyl Bevan is a former Australian left handed cricket batsman and a slow left arm chinaman bowler. He was an AIS Australian Cricket Academy scholarship holder in 1989.

Born: May 8, 1970 (age 45), Belconnen, Australia

Height: 1.8 m

Spouse: Tracy Bevan (m. 1994)

Batting style: Left handed

Past teams coached: Kings XI Punjab (2011?2011)

Odi shirt number: 12
Sanath Jayasuriya
40. Sanath Teran Jayasuriya is a former Sri Lankan cricketer. He is renowned as one of the greatest One Day International players of all time, due to powerful striking and match winning all round performances.

Born: June 30, 1969 (age 46), Matara, Sri Lanka

Height: 1.7 m

Spouse: Maleeka Sirisenage (m. 2012), Sandra Jayasuriya (m. 2000), Sumudhu Karunanayake (m. 1998?1999)

Children: Kashini Jayasuriya, Yeheli Jayasuriya, Ranuka Jayasuriya

Parents: Breeda Jayasuriya, Dunstan Jayasuriya

Siblings: Chandana Jayasuriya
Lasith Malinga
41. Separamadu Lasith Malinga, in Galle, popularly as Lasith Malinga, is a Sri Lankan cricketer and World T20 winning captain in 2014.

Born: August 28, 1983 (age 32), Galle, Sri Lanka

Height: 1.73 m

Career start: 2001

Spouse: Tanya Perera (m. 2010)

Education: Devapathiraja College

Current teams: Melbourne Stars, more
Shaun Pollock
42. Shaun Maclean Pollock is a former South African cricketer who is considered a bowling all rounder. From 2000 to 2003 he was the captain of the South African cricket team, and also played for Africa XI, World XI, Dolphins and Warwickshire

Born: July 16, 1973 (age 42), Port Elizabeth, South Africa

Height: 1.88 m

Career start: 1991

Spouse: Trish Lauderdale

Education: University of Natal

Children: Jemma, Georgia
Ravindra Jadeja
43. Ravindrasinh Anirudhsinh Jadeja is a professional cricketer. He plays as a left handed middle order batsman and slow left arm orthodox bowler. Jadeja represents Saurashtra in first class cricket and the Rajkot Team in the Indian Premier League.

Born: December 6, 1988 (age 27), NavagamGhed

Height: 1.78 m

Bowling style: Left arm orthodox spin

Siblings: Naina Jadeja, Padmini Jadeja

Parents: Anirudhsinh Jadeja, Lata Jadeja

Current teams: Chennai Super Kings (#12 / All rounder), India national cricket team (#8 / All rounder), Saurashtra cricket team
Brendon McCullum
44. Brendon Barrie McCullum ONZM is a New Zealand professional cricket player who currently plays as a batsman for the Otago Volts at provincial level, the Chennai Super Kings in the IPL, Middlesex in the

Born: September 27, 1981 (age 34), Dunedin, New Zealand

Height: 1.71 m

Spouse: Ellissa McCullum (m. 2003)

Siblings: Nathan McCullum

Current teams: New Zealand national cricket team (#42), more

Children: Riley McCullum, Maya McCullum
Allan Border
45. Allan Robert Border AO is an Australian former cricketer. A batsman, Border was for many years the captain of the Australian team. His playing nickname was A.B. .

Born: July 27, 1955 (age 60), Cremorne, Sydney, Australia

Height: 1.75 m

Spouse: Jane Hiscox

Children: Dene Border

Movies: Love Birds

Books: Allan Border, Cricket As I See It, Beyond Ten Thousand, Ashes glory, One Day Magic
Zaheer Khan
46. Zaheer Khan is a former Indian cricketer who was a member of the Indian national cricket team from 2000 till 2014. He also played for Worcestershire in County Cricket and plays for Mumbai and Delhi Daredevils in Indian domestic cricket.

Born: October 7, 1978 (age 37), Shrirampur

Height: 1.85 m

Career start: 1999

Education: Pravara Rural Engineering College

Parents: Zakia Khan, Bakhtiyar Khan

Siblings: Zeeshan Khan, Anees Khan
W G Grace
47. William Gilbert W. G. Grace, MRCS, LRCP was an English amateur cricketer who was important in the development of the sport and is widely considered one of its greatest ever players.

Born: July 18, 1848, Downend, United Kingdom

Died: October 23, 1915, Mottingham, London, United Kingdom

Height: 1.88 m

Spouse: Agnes Nicholls Day (m. 1873)

Books: W. G. : Cricketing Reminiscences & Personal Recollections, more

Children: W. G. Grace junior, Henry Edgar, Bessie

Siblings: E. M. Grace, Fred Grace
Mahela Jayawardene
48. Denagamage Praboth Mahela de Silva Jayawardene, known as Mahela Jayawardene, is a former Sri Lankan cricketer and captain of the Sri Lankan cricket team.

Born: May 27, 1977 (age 38), Colombo, Sri Lanka

Height: 1.73 m

Spouse: Christina Mallika Sirisena (m. 2005)

Siblings: Dhishal Jayawardene

Parents: Sunila Jayawardene, Senarath Jayawardene

Children: Sansa Araya Jayawardene
Inzamam ul Haq
49. Inzamam ul Haq;Punjabi, born 3 March 1970), also known as Inzy, is a former Pakistani cricketer. He is widely regarded as one of the greatest Pakistani batsmen ever

Born: March 3, 1970 (age 45), Multan, Pakistan

Height: 1.91 m

Spouse: Kashifa ul Haq

Number: 8 (Pakistan national cricket team)

Date joined: November 22, 1991

Children: Ibtasam ul Haq
Harbhajan Singh
50. Harbhajan Singh Plaha, commonly known as Harbhajan Singh, is an Indian international cricketer and former captain of IPL team Mumbai Indians and Punjab state for the 2012?13 Ranji Trophy season.

Born: July 3, 1980 (age 35), Jalandhar

Height: 1.8 m

Spouse: Geeta Basra (m. 2015)

Parents: Sardar Sardev Singh Plaha, Avtar Kaur

Movies: Bha Ji in Problem

Awards: Arjuna Award for Cricket
Martin Crowe
51. Martin David Crowe, MBE is a former New Zealand cricketer, commentator and author. He was a Wisden Cricketer of the Year in 1985, and was credited as one of the best young batsmen in the world .

Born: September 22, 1962 (age 53), Henderson, New Zealand, Auckland, New Zealand

Spouse: Lorraine Downes (m. 2009)

Parents: Dave Crowe

Education: Auckland Grammar School

Siblings: Jeff Crowe

Children: Emma Crowe
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Stewed strawberries. Strawberries are probably one of the only fruits I actually like cooked stewed. Im not a huge fan of cooked fruits; which is probably why you may never find an apple pie or a poached pear on Foodomania. I did try an apple upside down cake once. But t .....
Things Successful Teachers Do Differently
More explanations. Even if you consider yourself a cool teacher who explains everything in a way that even the stupidest person would understand you, don't be lazy to explain it to your students several times, and what is even more important try to do that in differen .....
Benefits of Thyme
Anti inflammatory benefits. Several different studies have found that thyme contains anti-inflammatory properties and may help prevent chronic inflammation of the body. .....
Latest Blouse Design
Sexy Dori Style Back Blouse. This choli with long back dori style looks best during events like dandiya nights or mehendi ceremonies.It goes best with the bandhani fabric.Vibrant colours should be used while making this saree blouse pattern.You can team it up with a decent and s .....
Forever Young Naturally Exercise
Keeping Motivated Think yourself active. If you think of yourself as an active person who exercises you are more likely to become one, a study suggests. If you’ve lived a largely sedentary life until now, this mindshift may take some getting used to. It can help to join a club of active peo .....
Ideas to Boost Business
Why Do Customers Go To Websites. Netsmart found the primary reason consumers go to commercial Web sites is to be informed 97 percent , not to be entertained. They are on a mission. They go to your site to find out more about your product or service.Eighteen percent of high ticket i .....
Amazing Treehouses From Around The World
Treehouse for Birds and People. A modern tree house concept by Nendo offers you the possibility to peek into the private life of birds. Divided into two parts by a wall with little peek holes, it allows people to see what the birds are doing on the other side of their wall. .....
Ayurvedic Medicine
Punarnava. Indian hogweed (E), Gadhapurana (H):Punarnava means 'one that renews the old body'. Its rejuvenative action works via its opening and cleansing activity allowing effective nourishment to reach the tissues. It is a superb diuretic and it benefits the .....
Simple Science
Bleaching Powder. Bleaching: Chlorine gas has a very injurious effect on the human body, and hence cannot be used directly as a bleaching agent. It attacks the mucous membrane of the nose and lungs, and produces the effect of a severe cold or catarrh, and when inhaled .....
Rules to play Paddleball
Doubles court. Draw a rectangle in the sand with your heel or anything you have handy that measures 15 feet 4.6 m by 48 feet 14.6 m for a singles court or 26 1 4 feet by 52 1 2 feet for a doubles court. A singles court should be drawn when two teams composed of one .....
Amazing Animals
Were Gonna Need a Bigger Boat. Strangest class picture of all time? Nope, just a little tourism. A 12 foot long female tiger shark shows off her size above a row of SCUBA divers at Tiger Beach in the Bahamas, a popular ecotourism spot. There have been worries that these eco touris .....
Amazing Science Images You Must See
Colorful and Cerebral. This tangled forest is a false color representation of the cells that make you who you are: neurons. Brain cells communicate in complex networks, but researchers are getting better and better and unraveling their signals. Reporting Dec. 12 in the jo .....
Tips to succeed in Work
Socialize. Be ready to participate in social functions. Be open to new acquaintances. Meet new people and deal with them respectfully and enthusiastically. Be an active listener; you will surely learn something new. .....
HOW HANUMAN GOT HIS POWERS BACK. All the Vanar sena (monkey soldier), Hanumanji, Angad and Jambhavant started looking for Mother Sita in every direction. But their search yield no result and they all sat by the ocean all distressed. Then Hanumanji met Sampati whose brother Jatayu w .....
Small Things That Can Bring You Joy
Get a Houseplant. You can elevate your mood simply by surrounding yourself with nature even the potted kind. Plants will also improve indoor air quality. The more time you spend around leafy, green things, the better you re apt to feel. .....
International Sport Events
IAAF World Championships. Of course we need to put in the IAAF World Championships. This is where Usain Bolt has been lowering his own world records time and time again.While Bolt might be the most notable athlete at the competition, which takes place every two years, there w .....
Effective Exercises You Can Do Anywhere
Shrugs. Your traps (neck muscles) are one of the hardest parts of your body to target without having some sort of weight in your hands. In fact, unless you can find some parallel bars, hang from them upside down, and do inverted pullups you are going to need .....
Top Cancer Myths Debunked
Take one aspirin a day for five years. An interesting study conducted by the University of Oxford in 2012 found that people who took an aspirin a day for five years were found to have a 37% reduced risk of cancer compared to people who did not take aspirin.Other studies have shown similar .....
krishna Janmashtami Celebration
Janamashtmi SMS 6. Dekho Phir Janmashtmi Aayi Hai, Makhan Ki handi ne phir mithas bhadhai hai,Kanha ki leela hai Sabse Pyari,Wo de tumhe duniya bhar ki khushiya sari. Happy Janmashtmi .....
Most Popular Animals
Pig. The top trending animal in 2014, the pig is also a highly intelligent and social animal and increasingly becoming a more common house pet. When raised for their meat, pigs make up 38% of worldwide meat production. .....
The Fastest four wheel drive Supercars
NOBLE M600 3 Point 0 SECONDS. The Noble M600 uses the engine out of the old Volvo XC90 4x4 not the most auspicious motor for a 0 62 mph (0 100 km/h) monster. But the 4.4 litre V8 gets two turbos, boosting its output to a maximum of 649 hp. This does dramatic things for accelerat .....
Weird Flowers
Fuchsia Blue Eyes. Fuchsia .....
Benefits of Kiwi Fruits
Folate. With nearly 10% of the recommended daily value of folate, kiwifruit is a good way to protect the health of mother and baby during pregnancy while helping prevent birth defects. Drinking kiwi juice regularly will also help to detoxify your entire body .....
Benefits of Tomatoes
History. Although tomatoes are often closely associated with Italian cuisine, they are actually originally native to the western side of South America, in the region occupied by Columbia, Ecuador, Peru, Chile, and the western half of Bolivia. The Galapagos Is .....
Animation Tips and Tricks
Adjust sharpness and colors to indicate depth. By mimicking the shallow depth of field of a film camera, one can instantly give their animations the illusion of depth. By blurring the background objects and setting, you reinforce the believability of your character to the eye. Colors can also be .....
Tatoo Designs
Celebrity tattoos. Celebrity tattoos are part of the reason tattoo art is so popular and mainstream nowadays. Check out the tattoos of Angelina Jolie, Amy Winehouse, Megan Fox, Kat Von D, Justin Timberlake and more. .....
How to Look Younger
Manage your facial hair. For men, this will make you look better groomed and less scruffy allowing you to look good with age, and for women this will hide this side effect of aging. Here are some things to keep in mind for each gender. .....
Biggest things in the World
Largest Weathervane. Built by the employees of Whitehall Products, the weathervane stands 48 feet tall, with a 26 foot long arrow that will point into the wind .....
Globe Dial
Dominica. Exit Code + 1 + 767 + The Number The Dominica country code is 767. The nationality of Dominica is Dominicans.The capital of Dominica is RoseauLargest Cities in Dominica by population: Roseau, Portsmouth, Marigot, Berekua, Mahaut, Saint Joseph, Wesle .....
Most Prettiest Faces In The World
Angelina Jolie. If we start telling you why we love her, then a century would go past. And we say that very literally. So all we shall say that if you are ever looking for an example of unbelievable beauty meeting brains, then Angelina Jolie is who you should be spe .....
Rules to play Biathlon
Basic concepts. A biathlon competition consists of a race in which contestants ski around a cross country trail system, and where the total distance is broken up by either two or four shooting rounds, half in prone position, the other half standing. Depending on the .....
Tips to succeed in Exams
Make use of mnemonics. This involves using key alphabets to remember and retrieve large amounts of information. .....
Valentines Day Class Room Party Ideas
Heart Shaped Cookies Creatures. Make a big batch of heart shaped sugar cookies and let the kids decorate them to look like fun heart shaped creatures. .....
BIG bucket list Adventures
Sail to St Helena South Atlantic. Why? To cruise to one of the remotest islands aboard the last Royal Mail Ship? and before the first plane lands. The romance of a high seas voyage. A last of its kind journey. A fascinating far flung isle. The knowledge that it s all about to change .....
Sachin 100
Century 53. Match : India V AustraliaVenue : Indore, India : Year 2001Sachin's 139 came off just 125 balls with 19 fours, during ODI series with Australia in year 2001. India put up a target 0f 299 in 50 overs. This was a tough ask and Australia folded up for ju .....
World Carnival
Durga Puja India. Durga Puja is celebrated during the last five days of Navaratri, which is usually in late September/early October. The start of the festival sees huge, elaborately crafted statutes of Goddess Durga installed in homes and beautifully decorated podiums .....
Tallest Building In The World
23 Marina Dubai. 23 Marina is a 90 storey, 392.8 m (1,289 ft) residential skyscraper in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. It was the worlds tallest all residential building until the completion of the nearby Princess Tower.The tower has 57 swimming pools and each duplex i .....
Weird World Record
Kenichi Ito. Kenichi Ito, known as the worlds fastest man on four legs, poses with his new Guinness World Records certification for the 100-metre, in Tokyo November 15, 2012. The 30-year-old Ito who developed his skills for 9 years based on the running style of t .....
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