Happy Birthday Brett Lee (8th November)



Brett Lee (born on 8th November 1976) is a former Australian cricketer, who is widely regarded as one of the best pace bowlers ever to have played the sport.

Lee bowled at the speed of a hundred miles an hour many times throughout his cricketing career.

His quickest delivery in ODI’s is 161.1 km/h (100.1 mph) playing against New Zealand in 2005. He also featured in the Australian teams that won the ICC ODI World Cups held in 2003 and 2007.

Lee is the only player to pick up a hat-trick in all formats of the game, also he was the first bowler to take a hat-trick in T20I’s.

The speedster, who is also the fastest bowler to complete 300 ODI wickets, announced his retirement from all forms of International cricket on 12th July 2012, having played his first Test in 1999.