We have seen many cricketers for the other countries apart from their own country. Sometimes they will be the villain for their birth country in the ICC tournaments. Ben Stokes and Grant Elliot are the best examples of that.
In the latest addition, Tamilnadu-born cricketer Nivethan Radhakrishnan is part of the Australian U19 team. His birthplace is Tamilnadu, India. He was a part of the Australian U16 team.
Birthplace of Nivethan Radhakrishnan
Nivethan Radhakrishnan was born in Dindigul district, Tamilnadu. His family migrated to Australia when he was 10 years old. Nivethan Radhakrishnan’s father Anbu Selvan is a former cricket player of the Tamilnadu team.
Nivethan Radhakrishnan was a part of TNPL in 2017 and 2018, where he didn’t play a game, he was a net bowler in IPL 2021 for Delhi Capitals, where Ricky Ponting is a head coach.
In the ongoing U19 ICC world cup he played for Australia in two games, he showed his special talent, which is can able to bowl in both arms. He is one of the rare cricketers to have this unique talent.
He gave the credit to his father for this ability, his father encouraged him to develop this when he was only 6. the video of Nivethan Radhakrishnan is here,