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Who are five famous cricketers and their pets

When not playing on the field, cricketers have a normal life like all of us. They like spending their free time with their family and loved ones. Many of these cricketers also have their pets with whom they like to chill when not playing on the field. In modern times, with more and more people on social media, it is not uncommon to find cricketers posting their pictures with their favorite pets. These pictures and videos have made the pets of cricketers viral. Below is a list of the most famous cats, dogs, horses, etc., of the famous cricket players.

Dale Steyn

Dale Steyn is a South African bowler Dale who is popular in his game for his incensed fast bowling abilities. Steyn had a 15 years long cricket career where he ruled international cricket tremendously. Dale has five dogs, all of which are of different breeds and extremely adorable. He has a border collie named Toby, a Golden Retriever named Sadie, and three other dogs of a different name. In an interview, he confessed that he uses silly voices to talk to his pets and even gets jealous when his pets spend more time with his wife. An avid animal lover, Steven says "My dogs are my family. I grew up in the bush and I've always loved animals." Steyn constantly puts the photos and videos of time spent with pets on social media.

 

Kane Williamson

Kane is the New Zealand captain and one of the best batsmen in his country. The current New Zealand team is dependent on his batting. Regardless of whether it's his abilities or creativity with the willow, Kane stays a fan-top choice. The batsman is well known for his consistent batting in each format. Other than spending his free time with his family, the talented player loves playing with his pets Sandy and Haka. He also uploads photos and videos where can be seen playing with the adorable dogs. In any case, with the absence of cricketing activity outside, the player is caught up with practicing close by no other than his pet 'Sandy'. In a video shared on Instagram, Sandy is seen catching the ball thrown in the air. The video has made the pet a favorite on the internet and people are left impressed with the catching abilities of Sandy.

Yusuf Pathan

Indian cricketer Yusuf Pathan might not have been able to show much magic on the field but it cannot be denied that he has a heart of gold. The player is a true animal lover and has many pets like cats, dogs, horses, and other animals, which he keeps on his farm. He misses no chance to spend quality time around them and keeps on his good work by rescuing the animals and birds he can. This endearing step is sufficient to demonstrate how much he loves animals and birds. Pathan has an exceptional preference for horses and regularly shares pictures while riding with them and takes most extreme care of his companions. It's a given that at whatever point conceivable, he cares for them and guarantees they get love and are cared for. The player likes to associate with nature and supports different wildlife protection movements. Although the calm and composed player has many animals in his house, his favorites are a horse named Fauji and a cow named Ganga.

 

Virat Kohli

Indian skipper Virat Kohli is one of the best batsmen in cricket history. He is strong and brave on the field. However, off the field, he is an enthusiastic and adorable individual. Kohli has set an extraordinary illustration of consistency. Kohli has a batting average over 50, which speaks volumes of his capabilities. Virat Kohli and wife Anushka Sharma love animals and have been sharing bunches of pictures of them playing around with their pet. Kohli's first pet was a Pomeranian, from that point onward, he had a brilliant Labrador Retriever named Rico. After that, he had Bruno, a Beagle, who sadly recently passed. The player had numerous of him playing with Bruno back home. However, Bruno passed away in 2020, after spending 11 beautiful years with the player. He unmistakably adores his pets to bits and is seen telling how they are his biggest pressure buster. Kohli additionally embraced 15 dogs from a shelter home.

 

Ravindra Jadeja

Indian cricketer Ravindra Jadeja is extraordinary compared to other all-rounders and significant parts of the cricket world. Jadeja's presence gives essential profundity to each part of the team. He is an animal lover and possesses two horses and has two dogs. The Indian all-rounder has regularly been seen riding ponies on his farm, while on a break from cricket. Just like Yousuf Pathan the player has his farm where he keeps many rescued animals and birds. It is believed that the players spend around $ 5000 for the upkeep of these animals and birds, however, he does not care as for him their health is most important.