Specs-wearing cricketers in international cricket.

25 specs-wearing cricketers

One of the essential established qualifications for any newcomer or well-established cricketer to be successful in the game of cricket is that he must have very strong eyesight.


In nternational cricket, a cricketer must have very strong eyesight to judge and understand the ball moving on up to the speed of 150 km/hs.


However, like other games, the weakening of a cricketer's eyes is not a very big problem in cricket. Many cricketers in the world have been seen wearing specs during the game for better viewing, better judgment & understanding to the line and length of the ball, which is very important.


Not only batsmen, but bowlers also use specs on the field. some of which cricketers are switch to contact lenses later in the span of their careers.


Here is a list of Here is a list of 25 glasses | specs-wearing cricketers who have played international cricket wearing specs on the playground during the game.who have played international cricket wearing specs on the playground during the game.

01. Imam Ul Haq.


Full name... Imam-ul-Haq.

Date of birth... 22 December 1995.

Born territory... Lahore, Pakistan.

Height... 1.8 m.

Main Role in the team... As a Batsman.

Batting genre... Leftt Handed Bat.

Bowling genre...


International career span... From 2018 to Present.Imam Ul Haq is one of the specs-wearing cricketers in the Pakistan team who was born on 22 December 1995 in Lahore, Punjab province of Pakistan, in the home of his parents Insaram ul Haq and Farah Insaram..


He made his international cricket career debut on 18 October 2017 against Sri Lanka in a one-day match played at Sheikh Zayed Stadium at Abu Dhabi, in which he had made a century, due to which he becomes the second Pakistani cricketer who has scored a century on his international debut match.


02. Jack Leach.


Full name... Matthew Jack Leach.

Date of birth... 22 June 1991.

Born territory... Taunton, United Kingdom.

Height... 1.83 m aprox.

Main Role in the team... As a Bowler.

Batting genre... Leftt Handed Bat.

Bowling genre... Left-arm orthodox.

International career span... From 2018 to Present.


Jack Leach is an English cricketer who was born on 22 June 1991 in Taunton, a town in Somerset, England who has a spot for Somerset County Cricket Club and the England national side for test cricket.


In his Test career so far, he has played a total of 16 Test matches, scoring 243 runs, and has hunted for 62 wickets.


03. Mitchell Santner.


Full name... Mitchell Josef Santner.

Date of birth... 05 February 1992.

Born territory... Hamilton, New Zealand.

Height... 1.82 m.

Main Role in the team... As an all-rounder.

Batting genre... Leftt Handed Bat.

Bowling genre... Left-arm orthodox.

International career span... From 2015 to Present.


Mitchell Santner was born on 5 February 1992 in Hamilton, a city on the North Island of New Zealand.


He made his Test debut against Australia on 27 November 2015, which was the first day-night Test match of Test cricket. With this, he also became the first player in the world to make his debut with the day-night test match and hit the first ball of his inning for four.


Currently, he plays alongside Dhoni in Chennai Super King in IPL


04. Virender Sehwag.


Full name... Virender Sehwag.

Date of birth... 20 October 1978.

Born territory... Najafgarh, Delhi, India.

Height... 1.7 m.

Main Role in the team... As a Batsman.

Batting genre... Right Handed Bat.

Bowling genre... Right-arm offbreak.

International career span... From 2001 to 2015.


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He has scored a total of 17253 runs and took136 wickets in his entire international cricket career. The record of scoring the world's fastest triple century in any format of cricket is still to his name.


05. Charles Coventry.


Full name... Charles Kevin Coventry.

Date of birth... 08 March 1983.

Born territory... Kwekwe, Zimbabwe.

Height...

Main Role in the team... As a Batsman & Wicketkeeper.

Batting genre... Right Handed Bat.

Bowling genre... Right-arm legbreak.

International career span... From 2005 to 2015.


Charles Coventry was born on 08 March 1983 in the Kwekwe District of Midlands Province, Zimbabwe to his father Charles Coventry, his father being one of the leading cricket umpires of Zimbabwe.


In the 2009 Bangladesh tour of Zimbabwe, he scored 194 runs in a one-day match against Bangladesh and equaled the world record of Saeed Anwar of Pakistan.


06. Daniel Vettori.


Full name... Daniel Luca Vettori.

Date of birth... 27 January 1979.

Born territory... Auckland, New Zealand.

Height... 1.91 m.

Main Role in the team... As an all-rounder.

Batting genre... Leftt Handed Bat.

Bowling genre... Left-arm orthodox.

International career span... From 1997 to 2014.


At the age of 19, Daniel Vettori made his international career debut in the Test match against England on 06 February 1997 at Wellington.


In his entire international cricket career, Daniel Vettori has scored 6989 runs in the Tests, One Day, and T20 matches and as well as also taking 705 wickets. He retired from Test cricket after the Test against Pakistan in 2014.


07. Anil Kumble.


Full Name... Anil Radhakrishna Kumble.

Date of birth... Oct 17, 1970.Born territory...

Bangalore, Karnataka.

Height... 1.85m.

Main Role in the team... As a Bowler.

Batting genre... Right Handed Bat.

Bowling genre... Right-arm legbreak,Googly.

International Career span... From 1990 to 2008.


Anil Kumble is specs-wearing cricketers of India was born on 17 October 1970 in Koramangala, the south-eastern part of Bengaluru city in the state of Karnataka.


Anil Kumble holds the record for taking 619 wickets in the Test matches by playing 18 years of international cricket for India, which is the third-highest wicket-taker in the world so far.


He is the only bowler from India and the second bowler in the world who has taken all 10 wickets in an innings of a Test match. He has done this magical bowling against Pakistan.


08. Narendra Hirwani.


Full Name...Narendra Deepchand Hirwani.

Date of birth... October 18, 1968.

Born territory... Gorakhpur, Uttar Pradesh.

Height... N/A

Main Role in the team...As a Bowler.

Batting genre...Right Handed Bat.

Bowling genre...Right-arm leg-spin.

International Career span... From 1988 to 1996.


Narendra Hirwani is also one of the specs-wearing cricketers from the Indian cricket team was born on 18 October 1968 in Gorakhpur district of Uttar Pradesh where his father owns the business of brick kiln.


His early childhood studies were in Gorakhpur, due to his interest in cricket since childhood, he moved to Lucknow where he was admitted to Guru Gobind Singh Sports College located on Kursi Road, Lucknow.


He is the fourth such bowler in the world who has taken eight wickets in an innings of his debut Test.


09. Anshuman Gaekwad.


Full name... Anshuman Dattajirao Gaekwad.

Date of birth... 23 September 1952.

Born territory... Mumbai, India.

Height...

Main Role in the team... As a Batsman.

Batting genre... Right-hand bat.

Bowling genre... Right-arm off-break.

International career span... From 1974 to 1987.


Anshuman Gaekwad is one of the specs-wearing cricketers of the India national cricket team who was born on 23 September 1952 in the home of his father Datta Gaekwad in Mumbai, Maharashtra.


His international cricket career spanned 14 years from 1974 to 1987 during which he played 40 Tests and 15 ODIs, he also played the 1975 and 1979 World Cups for India, he was known as a defensive game specialist against fast bowlers which became a high priority at that time.


10. Dirk Wellham.


Full name... Dirk MacDonald Wellham.

Date of birth... 13 March 1959.

Born territory... Marrickville, Australia.

Height...

Main Role in the team... As a Batsman.

Batting genre... Right-hand bat.

Bowling genre...

International career span... From 1981 to 1987.


Dirk Wellham was born on 13 March 1959 in Marrickville, a suburb in Sydney, the city of New South Wales, Australia.


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