Glenn McGrath Biography

Glenn Donald McGrath AM, nicknamed "Pigeon", is a former Australian cricket player and a part-time Cricket Commentator for Channel Nine's Cricket coverage. He was a fast-medium pace bowler and is considered one of the greatest bowlers in cricketing history, and a leading contributor to Australia's domination of world cricket from the mid-1990s to the early 21st century.

Known throughout his career for maintaining a remarkably accurate line and length, McGrath's consistency enabled him to be one of the most economical and dangerous fast bowlers of his time. McGrath holds the world record for the highest number of Test wickets by a fast bowler and is fourth on the all-time list, with the top three wicket takers Muttiah Muralitharan, Shane Warne, and Anil Kumble all being spin bowlers. He has also taken the sixth highest number of One Day International wickets, and holds the record for the most wickets in the Cricket World Cup. Source: Wikipedia

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Name:
Glenn McGrath
Nationality:
Australia
Profession:
Cricketer
Date of Birth:
February 9, 1970 (48)
Astrological Sign:
Aquarius
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