In the cricket, you have seen the pair of two brothers playing in the same match many times. These include the pair of Steve Waugh-Mark Waugh, Yusuf Pathan-Irfan Pathan, and Hardik Pandya-Krunal Pandya.
Have you seen three pairs of brothers playing in the same match? There was also a match in which the pair of three brothers i.e. six brothers have been involved in the playing XI. This match was played between Zimbabwe and New Zealand in Harare in the year 1997-98.
Zimbabwe's playing XI for this match included Andy Flower and Grant Flower, Brian Strong and Paul Strong, Gavin Rennie, and John Rennie. Today is the birthday of Brian Strong, who was involved in this match.
He was born on this day i.e. 9th June 1972. In the match, New Zealand defeated hosts Zimbabwe by 83 runs. New Zealand had scored 294 runs for 7 wickets. In reply, Zimbabwe's entire team was bundled out for only 211 runs in 44.1 overs.