Tuesday, March 3, 2020

Legends of Cricket

The World of Cricket has given us number of Legendary Cricketers which individually not only made their countries feel proud but also played cricket with true spirit of game. Here are some of the Legends -     

1) Sir Donald George Bradman - 

                                             He was born on 27th August 1908, he was an Australian International cricketer. He is considered as one of the greatest in the world of Cricket.He started his career at the age of 21 years. He over all played 52 Tests with a Batting average of 99.94 which includes 29 Hundreds & 13 Fifties with the highest score of 334 against England. He was hospitalized with pneumonia in December 2000, he returned home in the New Year and died there on 25 February 2001, aged 92. 

2) Sir Garfield Sobers –

                     He was born on 28 July 1936, he is the well established international cricketer played for West Indies. He made his debut on 30th March 1954 against Pakistan at the age of 17 yrs to 1974 against Pakistan.He is considered to be one of the greatest All-Rounders in the cricketing history. He played 93 Test Matches with a batting average of 57.78 which includes 30 Fifties & 26 Hundreds with highest score of 365 not out against Pakistan.As a all-rounders his balling figures were remarkable, he took 235 wickets. In 1974 the all rounder declared his retirement.

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