Did you know these 12 father-son duos in the cricket world?

Sep 11, 2018, 16:29 IST
  • Did you know these 12 father-son duos in the cricket world?

    India's Lala Amarnanth is the father of Mohinder and Surinder Amarnath. (Pic/ Midday archives)

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    India's Vinoo Mankad is the father of Ashok Mankad. Vinoo Mankad was one the finest batsman of his generation while Ashok, who although a good cricketer, could not live upto that image. (Pic/Getty Images/ Midday archives)

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    India's Yograj Singh is the father of Yuvraj Singh. While Yograj played just one Test, his son Yuvraj went on to become a star in Indian cricket. (Midday archive/ Suresh K.K.)

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    Nayan Mongia's son Mohit displayed an exceptional performance during the Vinoo Mankad tournament. Besides scoring 55 he also bagged two wickets. Nayan Mongia has been the wicket-keeper for Team India in 44 Tests and 140 ODIs. His highest test score is 152

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    India's Roger Binny is the father of Stuart Binny. Although Roger had a great career, Stuart has yet to prove himself on a consistent basis. (Pic/ Midday archives/ AFP)

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    India's Vijay Manjrekar is the father of Sanjay Manjrekar. Both have given their fair contributions to the team during their stints respectively. (Pic/ Midday archives)

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    India's Sunil Gavaskar is the father of Rohan Gavaskar. While Sunny went on to be probably Indian cricket's biggest name, his son Rohan failed to impress on the international stage. (Pic/ Suresh K.K.)

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    India's Hemant Kanitkar is the father of Hrishikesh Kanitkar. Both played only two tests for India. (Pic/ Midday archives)

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    India's Pankaj Roy is the father of Pranab Roy (Pic/ Midday archives)

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    England's Chris Broad is the father of Stuart Broad. While one has been a top order batsman, the other has been a prolific pace bowler in the team. (Pic/ Midday archives/ Getty Images)

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    England's Colin Cowdrey is the father of Chris Cowdrey. Colin went on to become a star player for the team, his son Chris did not make an impression. (Pic/ Middday archives)

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    Australia's Geoff Marsh is the father of Shaun and Mitchell Marsh. While Geoff played a good amount of Tests, his sons became stars in the T20 format. (Pic AFP/Mid-day, Atul Kamble)

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Former Indian cricketer Lala Amarnath, Mohinder and Surinder's father, was born on this day back in 1911. On his birth anniversary, we take a look at some interesting father-son duos in the world of professional cricket that you may not know

 

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