Five cricketer to represent two countries in cricket


Cricket is one of the most popular sports being played across the globe and many budding youngsters want to play the sports in highest level and represent their country. Many went on to do so and many fails due to tough competition inspite of being richly talented perfrmed well and sometime the luck. The desire and passion drive them to continue play the sport and they also like to utalise their opportunites by representing other team and play for different country let us see five such famous player who represented two countries in cricket

5. Jade Dernbach

Jade Dernbach represented England Cricket Team from 2011-2014 after representing his county team Surrey. He was always been an first choice bowler for T20Is for england and also played T20 World cup for England. Though hew was consistent member of surrey team post 2014, he failed to make into the england national squad . He went onto represent Italy national team from 20121 and their is no doubt over the fact his expeierence in the pace department will grow inspiration for youngsters to come

4. Luke Ronchi

The wicket keeper batsman from New Zealand represented Australia and New Zeaaland in his cricketing career. He moved to perth, Austsralia and start playing domestic cricket for western Australia. He represented Ausralia in 7 white ball games in 2008 and 2009 and moved further to New Zealand in 2012 and played his first game in 2013. Hr made his test debut against England and scored 88 runs.He was an integral part of New Zealand side and bid adieu to international cricket in june 2017.

3.Roelof Van der Merwe

The left arm spinner from South Africa represented both of his home country and Netherlands He played 13 games in each format between 2009-2011. He debuted against Australia in 2009 in 2nd T20 and scored 48 runs in 30 balls and earned Man of the Match as well. He then went onto represent Netherlands in 2015 and selected for 2015 World cup Qualifers. He is currently representing Netherlands from 2015 and selected in all the world cups the Dutch played in 2016,2021 and 2022 respectively.

2.Tim David

Currently the most famous and namely hard hitting player representing Australia, Tim David played for Singapore national team and various T20 Leauge around the globe to gain the recognisation of a hard hitting player He aso represented Australia in recently concluded 2022 T20 World cup. He also represented Singapore naytional team in 2019 cricket world cup challenge Leaugue A He rose to the occasion with his quick fire runs and hard hitting ability in various franchise games. 

1.Eoin Morgan

One of the accomplished batter and captain of england cricket team, Eoin Morgan played for both Ireland and England and he lead england to their first ICC World Cup in 2019 . He played 23 matches for the nation and score only 744 runs between 2006-2009. Eoin Morgan shifted his base from Ireland to England and continued to be a integral part of the team. He also hold the record of scorig mist sixes by an player in ODI innings which he done in ICC World Cup 2019 against Afghanistan. He has total of 7701 runs with 14 centuries in ODI game for england. 

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