Glenn Donald McGrath Biography |Australian cricketer.
Born on 9 February 1970
Born in Dubbo
Nick Names: Pigeon,Millard,Kully,ooh aah.
Height: 198 cm(6 feet 6 inches)
Former Australian Cricketer
Right arm Fast-Medium pace bowler
tried all formats of game for 14 years
Starting of career:
He was born in Dubbo, where he firstly introduces himself as a cricketer by his new deliveries and potentials caught by Doug Walters.
He went to Sydney to grading game for Sutherland and made his first debut New South Wales(NSW) during 1992-1993.
Glenn McGrath show his rapid potential in the next Australian summer with selection in the test team after only first 8 classes of matches
His role in cricket team as a bowler of national side Australia. Glenn was awarded as one of the best pacer in the whole world.
He win against every team. Besides this Glenn was a good and competent fielder of his team.
Glenn McGrath’s wife Jane Louise was born in UK and had employed as flight attendant.Before their marriage McGrath and Jane was first introduces at Hong Kong club.
They married in 2001.They had 2 children, James and Holly.Besides this Jane had a disease called breast cancer.
She battle with this but treated first in 2001.But died in 22 June,2008 at the age 42 due to breast cancer.
Wickets in test matches: 563
runs in test matches: 641
Played 124 test matches such an amazing average rate..
Top Score: 61
One of the best info about his career was that he had only one 50 and record of hit only one 6 of his career.
He decided to say goodbye in test cricket and he played last VS England in 2 January,2007.