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Elyse Villani













































About Elyse Villani

Right-arm fast-medium bowler who made her international debut in 2009, in a T20 match against New Zealand.


Early life

She made her first class debut in 2007 for Victorian Spirit.


Trivia

Her international debut came at the ICC Women s World Twenty20.


Family of Elyse Villani

She was born in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia.


Close associates of Elyse Villani

She was teammates with Jess Cameron on the Australia team that won the 2010 ICC Women s World Twenty20.





















Glenn McGrath













































About Glenn McGrath

Australian fast bowler considered to be one of the greatest to ever play the game. He took 563 Test wickets over a 14-year career, setting a world record for a fast bowler. He also took a record-71 wickets over four Cricket World Cups. He became a commentator following his retirement.


Early life

He first played cricket as a teen, and after Doug Walters spotted him and saw his potential, it was decided that he should move to Sydney to train professionally.


Trivia

He was among the 21 athletes to make the Australian Institute of Sport Best of the Best list in 2001. He joined the ICC Cricket Hall of Fame in 2013.


Family of Glenn McGrath

He had two children with his wife Jane Louise.


Close associates of Glenn McGrath

He retired with the third-most Test wickets of all time, trailing only off-spinner Muttiah Muralitharan and leg-spinner Shane Warne. Shortly after retiring, McGrath was also surpassed by leg-spinner Anil Kumble.





















Glenn Maxwell













































About Glenn Maxwell

Known as “The Big Show,” he s represented Australia in Tests, ODIs, and T20s. In 2017, he became the second Australian to record centuries in all three formats of the game.


Early life

He played junior cricket for South Belgrave CC and made his first-class debut in 2010 with Victoria.


Trivia

He made his ODI and T20 debuts in 2012 and his Test debut in 2013. He was named captain of Kings XI Punjab in 2017.


Family of Glenn Maxwell

He was born and raised in Kew, Melbourne. His second cousin is Australian Rules Football star Nick Maxwell.


Close associates of Glenn Maxwell

Shane Watson was the first Australian to record a hundred in all three forms of cricket.





















Dale Steyn













































About Dale Steyn

South African fast bowler who represented the South African national team and played for the Cape Cobras. A prolific wicket-taker, his 41.4 career strike rate in Tests set a record among bowlers with at least 10,000 deliveries.


Early life

He enjoyed bass fishing as a child before discovering cricket at eleven years of age.


Trivia

He recorded his 400th Test match wicket in only his 80th game, tied with Richard Hadlee and slower than only Muttiah Muralitharan, who achieved the feat in 72 games. He made a cameo in the movie Blended, featuring Adam Sandler and Drew Barrymore.


Family of Dale Steyn

He married Jeanne Kietzmann in 2011.


Close associates of Dale Steyn

He became the second South African, after Shaun Pollock, to record 400 Test Wickets. He broke Allan Donald s South African career record for five-wicket hauls.





















Jodie Fields













































About Jodie Fields

Right-handed batsman and wicket-keeper who has captained Australia s national team.


Early life

She played primarily boy s and men s cricket as a youth, before playing women s cricket while at university.


Trivia

She made her test debut on February 18, 2006, against India.


Family of Jodie Fields

She was born in Toowoomba, Australia.


Close associates of Jodie Fields

While playing for Australia she has been teammates with Jess Cameron.





















Devon Malcolm













































About Devon Malcolm

One of England s fastest bowlers during the 1990 s, Wisden Cricketer of the Year in 1995, and author of the book You Guys Are History.


Early life

He was called up to England in 1989 after several Test players decided to take part in a rebel tour to South Africa.


Trivia

His ineptitude as a batsman seemingly added to his , as he was always given a big cheer from the crowd as he went up to bat.


Family of Devon Malcolm

He married Jenny Malcolm in 1990.


Close associates of Devon Malcolm

He and English TV presenter Rav Wilding both appeared on celebrity editions of the game show The Weakest Link.