Today we are going to tell you about those 6 bowlers of the cricket world who have high records on the field as well as their height is also high. So, let’s know about these bowlers.
6 Tallest Bowlers Of All Time
Cricket is a special game that is played from house to house. Especially in a country like India where cricket is celebrated not as a game but as a festival. In every street and locality, some child wants to be like Sachin Tendulkar, Virat Kohli or Mahendra Singh Dhoni.
Good bowler, batsman, fielder must have read many articles related to all these, but today we will tell you that the names of the cricket world, not only in the game but also in stature, are very high. So let’s know about these players:
1. Peter George (Australia)
Peter is one of the fastest bowlers of Australia team. Its height is 6 feet 6 inches. However, Peter played the only Test match for Australia which was against India. There was no return to his team after this match.
2. Mohammad Irfan (Pakistan)
Mohammad Irfan is the left-arm fast bowler of Pakistan cricket team. His height is 7 feet 1 inch and when he bowls, even good batsmen start to panic. Mohammad Irfan has played 4 Test match, 60 ODIs, and 20 T20 matches in his cricket career so far.
3. Sulieman Benn (West Indies)
Sulieman Benn bowls left-arm spin. His height is 6 feet 7 inches, he has played 26 Test matches, 47 ODIs, and 24 T20 matches in his international career.
4. Joel Garner (West Indies)
Joel Garner was a former fast bowler of the West Indies cricket team. Garner was also fondly called ‘Big Bird’. His height is 6 feet 8 inches. He has taken 259 wickets in Test matches and 146 wickets in ODIs in his career. He defeated England by 5 wickets for 38 runs at Lord’s in 1979, the best score ever in a World Cup final.
5. Bruce Reid (Australia)
Bruce Reid was a former left-arm fast bowler from Australia cricket team. His height is 6 feet 8 inches. Bruce Reid is the cousin of former New Zealand batsman John Reid.
6. Steven Finn (England)
Steven Finn is England cricket team right-arm fast bowler. The height of Steven Finn is 6 feet 7 inches. Steven Finn played his first international match against Bangladesh in 2010. Finn has played 36 Tests, 69 ODIs and 21 T20 matches in his cricket career.
7. William Boyd Rankin (Ireland)
William Boyd Rankin currently represents the Northern Ireland cricket team. He is one of the very few cricketers representing both England and Ireland national cricket teams. A talented right-handed fast bowler, Rankin now stands at 6 feet 8 inches. He has represented his country in 2 Test matches and 70 ODIs so far.
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