Cricket is not just a game, it is a religion in our country. And cricketers are worshipped as gods here. Moreover, in the world cricket, we have seen famous father-son duos like Chris Broad and Stuart Broad, Peter Pollock and Shaun Pollock, Micky Stewart and Alec Stewart, Geoff Marsh and his sons Shaun Marsh and Mitch Marsh.
Here is the list of young cricketers who are likely to be international stars in the near future:
Former Indian captain Rahul Dravid was renamed as “The Wall” by the cricket experts and fans. His son, Samit Dravid, while playing in a Karnataka State Cricket Association (KSCA) BTR Cup Under-14 tournament match scored 150 runs for Mally Aditi International School.
Everyone can guess who is he? Son of master blaster, Sachin Tendulkar. Arjun is an all-rounder who bowls left-arm pace and is also a strong left-hand batsman. In a T20 match, which he played for a local cricket club, he hit 48 runs from just 27 balls and then picked up four wickets.
Makhaya Ntini is a well-known name in international cricket. His son, Thando is a right arm, the fast bowler who has been selected to represent South Africa in the Under 19 World Cup which is scheduled to be held in New Zealand next month.
Steve Waugh, the legendary Australian cricketer who is termed as one of the best cricketers in the world. His son, Austin, has been selected in the Australia U 19 squad for the Under 19 World Cup in New Zealand. He is an all-rounder like his father, bats in the middle order and bowls medium pace.
Shivnarine Chanderpaul is one of the greatest batsmen, West Indian cricket has. His son, Tagenarine, has represented West Indies at the Under-19 World Cup in the year 2014.
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