List of International cricket families


List of International cricket families

List of International cricket families is a list of people grouped by family who are associated with Test, One Day International or Twenty20 International cricket.

Contents

Australia

Alderman/Emerson

Alderman's sister Denise Emerson is married to former Test umpire Ross Emerson and herself played seven Tests for the Australian women's cricket team.

Archer

Ken and Ron were brothers.

Bannerman

Alec and Charles were brothers.

Benaud

Richie and John are brothers.

Campbell/Ponting

Ponting is the nephew of Campbell.

Chappell/Richardson

Ian, Greg and Trevor Chappell are brothers and grandsons of Vic Richardson.

Gregory

Charles, Dave and Ned Gregory

Dave and Ned were brothers in a family of 6 cricketing brothers. Dave and Ned made their Test debut in the same match, the first recognised Test match (played in 1877 between Australia and England in Melbourne). Syd was Ned's son, and Harry Donnan was Ned's son-in-law. Jack was Dave and Ned's nephew.

Harvey

Neil and Merv were brothers. Another brother, Mick was a Test umpire.

Hussey

Michael and David are brothers.

Laughlin

Ben is the son of Trevor.

Lee

Brett and Shane are brothers.

Lehmann/White

Darren and Craig are brothers-in-law, Darren is married to Craig's sister Andrea.

Marsh

Shaun is the elder brother of Mitchell and both are sons of Geoff. Geoff's daughter Melissa is married to Zimbabwean cricketer Sean Ervine.

Pattinson

Darren and James are brothers, Darren has represented England in tests, James has represented Australia in ODIs

Shevill/Blade

  • Essie Shevill
  • Rene Shevill
  • Fernie Blade (née Shevill)

All three were sisters and played Test cricket in the Australian women's cricket team. Rene and Fernie were twins.

Trumble

Hugh and John were brothers.

Waugh

Mark and Steve are fraternal twin brothers.

Bangladesh

Iqbal/Khan

Nafees is the nephew of Akram and brother of Tamim.

Canada

Mulla

Asif and Mohsin are brothers.

England

Broad

Stuart is the son of Chris.

Butcher

Mark is the son of Alan.

Cowdrey

Chris is the son of Colin.

Gilligan

The Gilligans were brothers.

Grace

All were brothers, from a large family of cricketers. All three brothers played in the same match against Australia at The Oval in 1880.

Greig

Tony and Ian are brothers both born in South Africa but represented England.

Gunn

George and John were brothers and nephews of Billy. George's son G.V. Gunn played for Nottinghamshire.

Hardstaff

Hearne

Frank, George and Alec were brothers, and John was their cousin, from a large family of cricketers.

Frank Hearne played Test cricket for England against South Africa and later, having settled in South Africa, for South Africa against England. In the Cape Town Test of 1891-92, Frank played for South Africa while his two brothers and cousin were playing for England. Frank's son, George, also played for South Africa.

Hollioake

Adam and Ben were brothers.

Hutton

  • Sir Leonard Hutton (captain)
  • Richard Hutton

Sir Leonard was Richard's father.

Jones

Jeff is Simon's father.

Lloyd

Graham was the son of David.

Mann

George was the son of Frank.

Parks

Pattinson

Darren and James are brothers, Darren has represented England in tests, James has represented Australia in ODIs

Prideaux/Westbrook

Prideaux and Westbrook were married and both played in Tests for their country[1]

Pringle

Don is the father of Derek. Don played for East Africa in the 1975 World Cup.

Ranjitsinhji/Duleepsinhji

  • Kumar Shri Ranjitsinhji
  • KS Duleepsinhji

Duleep was Ranji's nephew.

Ajay is great grand nephew of Duleep.

Richardson

Peter is the older brother of Dick.

Sidebottom

Arnie is the father of Ryan

Smith

Chris is the older brother of Robin.

Stewart

Alec is the son of Micky.

Stewart/Butcher

Alec and Mark were brothers-in-law. At one time in their respective playing careers, Butcher was married to Stewart's sister Judy.

Studd

George was the older brother of Charles.

Tate

Maurice was the son of Fred.

Townsend

David was the son of Charlie.

Tremlett

Chris is Maurice's grandson.

Tyldesley/Vaughan

Ernest and Johnny were brothers. Michael is the great grandson of one of the sisters of Johnny and Ernest.[2]

White/Lehmann

Darren and Craig are brothers-in-law, Darren is married to Craig's sister Andrea.

Wilson

Clem was the older brother of Rockley.

India

Ali

Wazir Ali and Nazir Ali were brothers. They both made their Test debut in India's inaugural Test match, against England at Lord's in 1932. Wazir Ali's son, Khalid Wazir played Test cricket for Pakistan.

Amarnath

Surinder and Mohinder are sons of Lala.

Amar Singh/Ramji

They were brothers.

Apte

The Aptes were brothers.

Gaekwad

Anshuman is the son of Datta

Gavaskar

Sunil Gavaskar is Rohan's father and Mantri's nephew. Viswanath is married to Sunil Gavaskar's sister Kavita.

Ghulam Ahmed/Asif Iqbal

Ghulam Ahmed was the uncle of the Asif who represented Pakistan in Test cricket.

Gupte

Subhash was the elder brother of Baloo.

Kanitkar

Hrishikesh is the son of Hemant.

Khan/Jilani

There were brothers in law. See also #Burki/Khan

Kripal/Milkha

They were brothers.

Manjrekar

Vijay Manjrekar was the father of Sanjay and the nephew of Hindlekar.

Mankad

Vinoo was the father of Ashok. Rahul Mankad, another son of Vinoo, was a first class cricketer.

Nayudu

C.K. was the elder brother of C.S.

Pataudi

Iftikhar was Mansur's father. Iftikhar played three Tests for England, before captaining the Indian team that toured England in 1946.

Pathan

Irfan and Yusuf are brothers.

Roy

Pankaj was the father of Pranab and the uncle of Ambar

Rathour

Brothers in law

Sharma

Yashpal is the uncle of Chetan.

Singh

Yograj Singh is Yuvraj's father. Yograj played just one Test against New Zealand in 1981.

Ireland

Joyce

All are siblings who have played Test and/or ODI cricket in the Irish men's and women's cricket teams. Dominick and Ed made their debuts for opposite teams, Ireland and England respectively

Mooney

John and Paul are brothers

O'Brien

Kevin and Niall are brothers and played together in the 2007 and 2011 World Cup

Kenya

Odhiambo/Odoyo

Thomas Odoyo is the uncle of Nelson Odhiambo

Odhiambo/Onyango/Ngoche

Nehemiah,Lameck,James and Shem are brothers

Obuya/Otieno

All three are brothers

Odumbe

Edward and Maurice are brothers

Suji

Tony and Martin are brothers

Tikolo

David is the older brother of Steve

Namibia

Burger

All three are brothers

Kotze

Bjorn and Deon are brothers

Netherlands

Mol

Geert and Hendrik are brothers

Jonkman

Mark and Maurits are identical twins

New Zealand

Anderson

William "Mac" Anderson was Robert's father.

Astle/McMillan

Nathan and Craig are brothers in law

Bracewell

Brendon and John Bracewell are brothers.Doug Bracewell is the son of Brendon Bracewell

Bradburn

Grant was the son of Wynne.

Cairns

Chris is the son of Lance.

Crowe

Jeff and Martin are brothers, cousins of Russell Crowe.

Hadlee

Walter is the father of brothers Barry, Dayle and Richard. Karen, who played in one One-day International for the New Zealand women's cricket team against England in 1977-78 was married to Richard.[1]

Harris

Parke "Zin" Harris is the father of Chris Harris. Ben harris son of Zin Harris

Hart

Matthew was the older brother of Robert.

Horne

Matt and Phil Horne are brothers.

Howarth

Geoff and Hedley Howarth are brothers.

Marshall

Hamish and James are twin brothers.

McCullum

Nathan is the older brother of Brendon.

McGlashan

Sara is the younger sister of Peter.

Parker

John and Murray are brothers.

Redmond

Rodney is Aaron's father

Reid

John is Richard's father.

NB: John Fulton Reid is unrelated, but is the cousin of Australian Test and ODI player Bruce Reid.

Signal

  • Rose Signal
  • Liz Signal

Rose and Liz are twin sisters and were the first instance of twins playing in the same Test: New Zealand women against England in 1984.

Snedden

Colin is Martin's uncle.

Vivian

Giff was Graham's father.

Webb

Murray and Richard are brothers. Note: Murray Webb played only Tests; Richard played only One Day Internationals.

Pakistan

Akmal

Kamran,Umar and Adnan are brothers.Kamran is the eldest,and Umar is the youngest.


Burki/Khan

The first three are cousins. Baqa Jilani who was the uncle of the three, and Jahangir Khan who was the father of Majid played Test cricket for India. Bazid Khan is the son of Majid.


Dalpat/Kaneria

They are cousins


Elahi

Manzoor, Zahoor and Saleem are brothers.

Farhat

Brothers, with both playing test and one day cricket.

Iqbal/Miandad

Javed is the uncle of Faisal

Khan

Brothers with both having represented the country in tests and one-dayers.

Mohammad

Hanif, Mushtaq, Sadiq and Wazir are brothers. A fifth brother Raees was once twelfth man for Pakistan. Hanif, Mushtaq and Sadiq all played against New Zealand at Karachi in 1969-70. Hanif is the father of Shoaib.[5]

Nazar

Nazar Mohammad is the father of Mudassar Nazar.[6]

Raja

Wasim and Rameez are brothers.

Scotland

Haq/Hussain

Both men are cousins.[7]

Sri Lanka

Ranatunga

All four were brothers.

Samaraweera

Dulip and Thilan are brothers

Warnapura

Bandula is the uncle of Malinda

Wettimuny

All three are brothers

South Africa

Blanckenberg/Ryneveld

Jimmy was the uncle of Clive.

Callaghan/Kemp

David and Justin are cousins

Kirsten

Gary and Peter are half-brothers.

Morkel

Albie and Morne are brothers

Pollock

Peter and Graeme are brothers; Peter is Shaun's father.

Tancred

All three were brothers.

Tapscott

George and Lionel were brothers

West Indies

Bravo

Darren and Dwayne are half-brothers.

Browne/Browne-John

All three are sisters. Beverley and Louise played for the West Indian women's cricket team. Anne was coach.

Cameron

Jimmy is the younger brother of John

Croft/Hunte

Colin Croft's father was a cousin of Conrad Hunte, Colin played for Guyana whilst Conrad played for Barbados, both played for the West Indies.

Collins/Edwards

Fidel and Pedro are half-brothers.

Gibbs/Lloyd

Both are cousins.

Grant

Both brothers captained the West Indies side.

Headley

George was Ron's father. Ron's son (and George's grandson), Dean Headley, played Test cricket for England.

Holford/Sobers

Both are cousins.

Kallicharan/Nagamootoo

Alvin is Mahendra's uncle. Both played for the West Indies and Guyana. Alvin's brother Derek also played for Guyana as did Mahendra's brother Vishal.

Kanhai/Nagamootoo

Rohan is Mahendra's uncle. Both played for the West Indies and Guyana.

Murray/Weekes

David is Everton's son. Both played for the West Indies and Barbados. David's son Ricky Hoyte also played for Barbados

Samuels

Robert is the older brother of Marlon

Stollmeyer

  • Jeffrey Stollmeyer
  • Victor Stollmeyer

The Stollmeyer brothers played cricket for the West Indies and Trinidad and Tobago.

Zimbabwe

Ervine

Sean and Craig are brothers.

Flower

Grant and Andy are brothers.

Jarvis

Malcolm is the father of Kyle

Masakadza

Hamilton and Shingirai are brothers

Rennie

Gavin and John are brothers.

Strang

Bryan and Paul are brothers.

Note: All three pairs of Flowers, Rennies and Strangs played in a Test against New Zealand at Harare in September 1997.[8]

Waller

Andy is the father of Malcolm.[9]

Whittall

Andrew and Guy are cousins

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