Sir Geoffrey Boycott- Former Cricketer

Sir Geoffrey Boycott- Former Cricketer (In a Nutshell)

  • Sir Geoffrey Boycott was born in England on October 21st, 1940.
  • He was a Right-handed Opening batsman.
  • Boycott played Test cricket from June 4th, 1946 and his final Test match on January 1st, 1982.
  • He played his first One Day Internationals from January 5th, 1971 and his final game on December 20th, 1981.
  • The decision to retire was made by him in 1986.
  • “I’ve known people with exceptional talent – and some have wasted it. Ambition spurs a man on.”- Sir Geoffrey Boycott

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Robert Lewandowski- Footballer

Robert Lewandowski- Footballer (In a Nutshell)

  • Robert Lewandowski was born in Poland on August 21st, 1988.
  • He is a Striker.
  • In his Youth career he played for Partyzant Leszno and MKS Varsonvia Warsaw.
  • During his Senior career he has played for Delta Warsaw, Legia Warsaw II, Znicz Pruszków, Znicz Pruszków II, Lech Poznań and Borussia Dortmund.
  • Since 2014 he has played for Bayern Munich.
  • He has represented Poland at three age levels.
  • At international level he has represented Poland 128 times and scored 74 goals, which is pretty impressive.

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Ilkay Gundogan- Footballer

Ilkay Gundogan- Footballer (In a Nutshell)

  • Ilkay Guondogan was born in Germany on October 24th, 1990.
  • He is a Midfielder.
  • Most notably in his Youth career he played for Schalke 04 and VfL Bochum
  • During his Senior career he has played for VfL Bochum II, 1.FC Nürnberg, Borussia Dortmund, Borussia Dortmund II.
  • Since June 2nd, 2016 he has been a part of Manchester City’s team.
  • Having played for Germany at five age levels is impressive.
  • “I believe in life’s challenges and I always try to challenge myself.”- Ilkay Gundogan

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