Cricket in History (Part 18)

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Birthdays 1701 - 1,800 of 2,037

  • 1969-09-02 Stephen Peall, Zimbabwean cricketer
  • 1969-09-05 Mark Ramprakash, English cricketer
  • 1969-09-13 Shane Warne, Australian cricketer (leg spin bowler) , born in Melbourne, Victoria
  • 1969-09-25 Hansie Cronje, cricket captain (solid South African batsman)
  • 1969-10-07 Martin Haywood, cricketer (NSW opening batsman)
  • 1969-11-11 Michael Owens, cricket pace bowler (NZ Test)
  • 1969-11-15 Peter Martin, cricketer (Lancashire & England pace bowler 1995)
  • 1969-11-20 Chris Harris, cricketer (son of Zin NZ all-rounder in ODI's)
  • 1969-11-24 Romesh Kaluwitharana, cricket (big-hit SL batsman, ton on Test debut)
  • 1969-11-28 Nick Knight, cricketer (England opening batsman 1995- )
  • 1969-11-29 Craig Evans, cricketer (Zimbabwe batsman 1996 World Cup)
  • 1969-12-05 Mark Dekker, Zimbabwe cricket opening batsman (1993- )
  • 1969-12-10 Darren Berry, cricketer (Victorian wicket-keeper since 1989-90)
  • 1969-12-10 Nadim Khan, cricketer (brother of Moin Pakistani lefty spinner 1993)
  • 1969-12-16 Craig White, cricketer (England all-rounder 1994-95, AIS graduate)
  • 1969-12-18 Keith Piper, cricketer (Warwickshire & England A wicketkeeper)
  • 1969-12-19 Nayan Mongia, cricketer (Indian Test batsman-wicketkeeper 1994- )
  • 1970-01-02 Anthony Stuart, cricketer (Australian ODI pace bowler, hat trick 1997)
  • 1970-01-21 Ian Salisbury, cricketer (Sussex & England leg-spinner 1992-96)
  • 1970-01-27 Dean Headley, cricket (grandson of George, England ODI quick 1996)
  • 1970-01-29 Eric Gouka, cricketer (Netherlands pace bowler 1996 World Cup)
  • 1970-02-05 Darren Lehmann, cricketer (SA & Vic LHB Australian ODI 1996)
  • 1970-02-08 Cameron Cuffy, cricketer (St Vincent & WI fast bowler 1994-)

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1970-02-09 Glenn McGrath, Australian cricketer (1993-2007), born in Dubbo, New South Wales

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  • 1970-02-11 Alistair Brown, cricketer (Surrey & England ODI opening batsman 1996)
  • 1970-02-19 Ruwan Kalpage, cricket off-spinner (Sri Lankan)
  • 1970-02-21 Michael Slater, cricketer (devastating Aust opening bat since 1993)
  • 1970-03-03 Inzamam-ul-Haq, cricketer (dashing Pakistani batsman)
  • 1970-04-24 Damien Fleming, Aust cricket pace bowler (hat-trick on Test debut)
  • 1970-05-08 Michael Bevan, cricketer (dashing NSW & Australian lefty bat)
  • 1970-05-25 Robert Croft, cricketer (Glamorgan off-spinner, England 1996-)
  • 1970-06-13 Chris Cairns, cricketer (son of Lance, NZ all-rounder)
  • 1970-06-13 Shaun Young, cricketer (Tasmanian all-rounder, Young Aust 1995)
  • 1970-06-28 Mushtaq Ahmed, cricketer (prodigious Pakistani leggie 1990-)
  • 1970-07-07 Min Patel, cricketer (in Mumbai England left-arm spinner v India 1996)
  • 1970-07-10 Klaas Van Noortwijk, cricketer (Holland batsman 1996 World Cup)
  • 1970-07-11 Pubudu Dissanayake, Sri Lanka cricket wicket-keeper (1993)
  • 1970-07-26 Phil Alley, cricketer (NSW left-arm pace bowler)
  • 1970-07-28 Paul Strang, cricketer (Zimbabwe's 1st Test match leg-spinner, 1994-)
  • 1970-07-29 John Rennie, cricketer (Zimbabwe pace bowler 1993)
  • 1970-08-02 Philo Wallace, cricketer (WI ODI opening batsman 1991-92)
  • 1970-08-04 Steven Jack, cricketer (South African pace bowler 1994-95)
  • 1970-08-10 Brendon Julian, cricketer (in NZ Australian left-arm quickie 1993-)
  • 1970-08-26 Brett Schultz, cricket pace bowler (South African Test)
  • 1970-08-27 Andy Bichel, cricketer (Australian pace bowler v WI 1997)
  • 1970-08-27 Dene Hills, cricketer (prolific Tasmanian batsman)
  • 1970-08-27 Mark Ilott, cricketer (England left-arm pace bowler 1993-)
  • 1970-08-31 Steve Nikataras, cricketer (left-arm pace bowler for NSW 1996-97)
  • 1970-09-05 Mohammad Rafique, Bangladeshi cricketer
  • 1970-10-17 Anil Kumble, cricketer (great Indian leg-spinner since 1990)
  • 1970-10-19 Chamara Dunusinghe, cricket wicketkeeper (Sri Lanka 1995)
  • 1970-10-20 Shane George, cricketer (S Australian fast bowler, Shield debut at 17)
  • 1970-11-01 Sherwin Campbell, cricketer (WI opening batsman 1995)
  • 1970-11-19 Bhupinder Singh Jr, cricketer (Punjab & Indian ODI batsman)
  • 1970-11-21 Justin Langer, cricketer (gutsy Australian lefty bat 1993- )
  • 1970-11-22 Marvan Atapattu, Sri Lankan cricketeer
  • 1970-11-28 Arshad Laiq, cricket all-rounder (United Arab Emirates World Cup 1996)
  • 1970-12-07 Courtney Browne, cricketer (West Indies Test wicket-keeper 1995)
  • 1970-12-13 Basit Ali, cricketer (exciting Pakistani batsman 1993-)
  • 1970-12-20 Grant Flower, cricketer (bro of Andy Zimbabwe Test opening batsman)
  • 1970-12-25 Azhar Saeed, UAE cricketer (opening batsman 1996 World Cup)
  • 1971-01-02 Aamer Nazir, cricketer (Pakistani pace bowler 1993- )
  • 1971-01-04 Richard Chee Quee, cricketer (NSW opening batsman Fiji/Chin ancestry)
  • 1971-01-23 Adam Parore, cricket wicket-keeper (NZ, 1st Maori Test centurion)
  • 1971-02-01 Ajay Jadeja, cricketer (Indian opening batsman)
  • 1971-02-06 Brad Hogg, cricketer (WA chinaman all-rounder, Australia v India 1996)
  • 1971-02-23 Don Maxwell, Canadian cricketer
  • 1971-03-01 Zahoor Elahi, cricketer (Pakistan opening batsman v NZ 1996)
  • 1971-03-13 Robert Samuels, cricketer (West Indies Test opening batsman v NZ 1996)
  • 1971-03-25 Aashish Kapoor, cricketer (Indian off-spin batsman 1994- )
  • 1971-04-24 Kumara Dharmasena, cricketer (Sri Lankan off-spinner)
  • 1971-06-02 Martin Suji, cricketer (Kenyan pace bowler 1996 World Cup)
  • 1971-06-15 Nathan Astle, New Zealand cricketer (batsman), Test debut v Zimbabwe in 1996
  • 1971-06-18 Blair Pocock, cricketer (New Zealand opening batsman 1993)
  • 1971-06-25 Steve Tikolo, cricketer (outstanding Kenyan batsman in 1996 World Cup)
  • 1971-07-20 Ed Giddins, cricketer (promising Sussex pace bowler, England A 1995)
  • 1971-07-26 Khaled Mahmud, Former Bangladeshi cricketer
  • 1971-08-06 Piyal Wijetunge, cricketer (Sri Lanka slow left-armer 1993)
  • 1971-08-07 Dominic Cork, cricketer (England all-rounder Hat-trick v WI 1995)
  • 1971-08-14 Pramodaya Wickremasinhghe, cricketer (Sri Lankan fast-medium bowler)
  • 1971-09-05 Adam Hollioake, England cricketer
  • 1971-09-06 Devang Gandhi, Indian Cricketer
  • 1971-09-21 John Crawley, English cricketer
  • 1971-09-26 Patterson Thompson, cricketer (WI Test fast bowler v New Zealand 1996)
  • 1971-09-28 Matthew Elliott, cricketer (Australian Test opening batsman v WI 1996)
  • 1971-10-13 Hitesh Modi, cricketer (Kenyan left-handed batsman 1996 World Cup)
  • 1971-10-16 David Johnson, cricketer (Karnataka fast bowler, India 1996-)
  • 1971-10-21 Damien Martyn, cricketer (WA & Australian middle-order batsman)
  • 1971-10-26 Ronnie Irani, cricketer (Essex all-rounder, England 1996)
  • 1971-10-29 Greg Blewett, cricketer (Aust batsman, century on Test debut 1995)
  • 1971-10-29 Matthew Hayden, cricketer (heavy scorer for Queensland, Aust 1994-96)
  • 1971-11-12 Shakeel Ahmed, Pakistani cricket wicket-keeper (v West Indies 1993)
  • 1971-11-13 Matthew Minagall, cricketer (S Australian lefty wrist-spinner 1991-95)
  • 1971-11-14 Adam Gilchrist, cricket wicket-keeper (hard-hit Australian ODI 1996)
  • 1971-11-16 Waqar Younis, cricketer (brilliant Pakistani fast/swing bowler)
  • 1971-11-19 Adrian Griffith, cricketer (West Indian Test opening batsman 1997)
  • 1971-11-20 Dion Nash, cricketer (NZ right-arm medium-pacer 1992- )
  • 1971-11-30 Heath Te-Ihi-O-Te-Rangy Davis, cricket bowler (NZ open v England 1994)
  • 1971-12-10 Manjula Munasinghe, cricketer (Sri Lankan ODI pace bowler)
  • 1971-12-26 Mark Lathwell, cricketer (England opening batsman v Australia 1993)

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