Did you know about these 12 cool brother duos in cricket?

Sep 18, 2018, 09:21 IST
  • Did you know about these 12 cool brother duos in cricket?

    Grant Flower and Andy Flower (Zimbabwe): Andy Flower is a former Zimbabwe captain and wicket-keeper batsman who played 63 Tests with 4,794 runs. His younger brother, Grant is a former opening batsman and has played 67 Tests with 3,457 runs

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    Hardik and Krunal Pandya (India): The Pandya brothers are the latest of bro-duos in cricket. While Hardik has played 38 ODIs with 39 wickets and 628 runs and 7 Tests with 368 runs, his brother Krunal has yet to make his international debut. Both are current star players in the T20 franchise of Mumbai. Hardik has made his presence felt in the T20I format as well. Both brothers are all-rounders. (Pic Courtesy/ Hardik Pandya's Instagram account)

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    Irfan Pathan and Yusuf Pathan (India): Irfan Pathan is an all-rounder with 29 Tests and 120 ODIs. His older brother, Yusuf is a hard-hitting batsman in the ODI format and the cash-rich Twenty20 franchise. Yusuf Pathan is currently playing the T20 2018 edition with Hyderabad. Although Irfan Pathan and Yusuf Pathan are poles apart and have also played on opposite sides in the T20 cash-rich league, they have always maintained their love and respect for each other

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    Brendon McCullum and Nathan McCullum (New Zealand): Brendon McCullum is a former New Zealand captain and trailblazing batsman with 101 Tests and 6,453 runs. He is also famously known for his quick-hitting in the T20 league. Brendon McCullum is currently playing in the Bangalore team for the 2018 edition. His older brother, Nathan is an all-rounder in the ODIs format and has taken 63 wickets and scored over 1000 runs

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    Mark Waugh and Steve Waugh (Australia): Mark Waugh is a former batsman who played 128 Tests amassing 8029 runs. His older twin brother Steve, is a former Australian captain and batsman who played 168 Tests with 10,927 runs to his name

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    Brett Lee and Shane Lee (Australia): Brett Lee is a former pacer who played 76 Tests taking an impressive 310 wickets. His older brother, Shane is a former all-rounder and medium-pacer who has played 45 ODIs

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    Ian Chappell and Greg Chappell (Australia): Ian Chappell is a former successful cricketer and current commentator and has played 75 Tests with 5345 runs. His younger brother, Greg was a former brilliant batsman and has played 87 Tests with 7110 runs as well as former Indian team coach

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    Michael Hussey and David Hussey (Australia): Mike Hussey is a talented former batsman with 79 Tests and 185 ODIs with and 6,235 and 5442 runs to his name. His younger brother David Hussey has played 69 games in ODIs and scored 1,796 runs

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    Kamran Akmal and Umar Akmal (Pakistan): Kamran Akmal is a keeper-batsman who has played 53 Tests with 2,648 runs. His younger brother, Umar is also a batsman and has played 16 Tests with over 1,000 runs scored

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    Shaun Marsh and Mitchell Marsh (Australia): Shaun Marsh is an opening batsman who played 23 Tests and 53 ODIs and is popular in the IPL franchise being the leading run scorer in the first edition. His younger brother, Mitchell has played 21 Tests and 48 ODIs

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    Morne Morkel and Albie Morkel (South Africa): Morne Morkel is a fast bowler with 79 Tests and 276 wickets and 112 ODIs with 186 wickets. His older brother, Albie is an all-rounder who has played 58 ODIs with 782 runs and 50 wickets

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    Martin and Jeff Crowe (New Zealand): Martin Crowe, the late Kiwi cricketer is known as New Zealand's greatest batsman. He has played 77 Tests with 5444 runs to his name. His elder brother Jeff Crowe has played 39 Tests and 1,601 runs scored

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About The Gallery

On this day in 1997, three pairs of brothers Andy and Grant Flower, Bryan and Paul Strang, and Gavin and John Rennie represented Zimbabwe in a Test match. This feat was unique and certainly the first in the history of Test cricket. To remember this occasion, we look at brother pairs who went on to become popular in cricket

 

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