Top 10 Popular Cricketers of Indian Origin Who Played Against India

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Cricketers of Indian Origin

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If Japan is the land of rising sun, it won’t be wrong to say that India is the land of rising cricketers. A lot of cricketers can be seen representing India at international matches throughout the year, likewise there are lots of other cricketers as well whose ancestors left India several centuries back and adopted citizenship of the host country facilitating these Indian-origin cricketers to represent other Country at international matches.

It is no secret that Indian Diasporas have contributed immensely to popularize cricket at several nations where the game didn’t gain as much importance in the past. For instance, the US cricket team has a well-balanced composition of Indian-origin cricketers who wish to represent the USA in Star-Spangled Banner. The list is endless; in fact, wherever Indians go cricket also follow them. Here is the list of Top 10 Popular Cricketers of Indian Origin Who Played Against India:

10. Jeetan Patel:

New Zealand cricketer Jeetan Patel
Jeetan Patel. (© Ishara S.KODIKARA/AFP/Getty Images)

This Kiwi cricketer has shown his worth with whatever little opportunity he got in his career. He is the only cricketer of Indian descent to represent New Zealand in recent times at international matches. However, he is currently enjoying his days at the country cricket. He scalped 52 test wickets in his 19-test career.

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