2 popular cricketers whose cousins made their international debut in 2022
2022 has been a year of note for a few popular cricketers. Their cousins got the opportunity to make their international debut in 2022. In fact, they have also started well in their careers. On that note, in this article, we take a look at 2 popular cricketers whose cousins made their international debut in 2022.
1) Kane Williamson - Dane Cleaver
Kane Williamson is one of the most popular cricketers in the game right now. Not many know that the cricketer's cousin made his debut for the Kiwis this year. Dane Cleaver is a wicket-keeper batter and has already played five T20I matches so far. One of his knocks included a 78* and it is possible that Cleaver will have a good future with the Kiwis. The player was also a part of the 2010 U19 World Cup. Kane Williamson had captained the country in the 2008 edition. Regarding Kane, he has had issues with form and fitness in recent months. He would want to come back to form before the important events that start later this year.
2) Doug Bracewell - Michael Bracewell
Doug Bracewell is one of the popular cricketers whose cousins made their international debut in 2022. The pacer from New Zealand has picked up close to 120 wickets across all formats for the Kiwis so far. He held a crucial role in the squad once and is still around the team. His cousin Michael Bracewell made his debut in all three formats of the game this year. The all-rounder has done well, including winning a few games on his own, till now. Going by his performances, so far, Michael could be given a long rope.