Ellyse Alexandra Perry is an Australian sportsperson and a world class athlete both in cricket and soccer. She was born on 3rd November 1990. She played her first international cricket in July 2007, and a month later, she earned her first football cap for Australia. Ellyse is the youngest person (in male and female) to represent Australia in cricket and also the first Australian to have appeared both in cricket as well as soccer World cups.
Here is a quick look at her accolades:-
She took 4/23 in the final of 2008-09 WNCL and helped New South Wales to retain their title
Took 9 wickets in 2009 World Cup that was held in Australia; the teamstood 4thin the standings
She took 22 wickets and scored 148 runs; New South Wales won the WNCL once again.
Took 18 wickets against New Zealand in 10 ODI’s, during which she took her maiden five-wicket ODI haul; Australians won all the matches
Won the title of the "Player of the match" by taking 3/18 in the 2010 World Twenty20, defeating New Zealand by 3 runs, the match being held in West Indies
Charles Frederick "Karch" Kiraly, born on 3rd November 1960, is an American volleyball player who is regarded as one of the greatest male volleyball players in the history of the sport. At present, he is a coach of the U.S. Women’s National Volleyball team.
Kiraly’s career at a glance:-
Kiraly is the only volleyball player to have won Olympic gold medals in both indoor and beach volleyball events.
The Fédération Internationale de Volleyball (FIVB) honored Kiraly as the “Greatest Volleyball Player of the 20th Century".
He gained a silver medal at the 1986 Goodwill Games, held in Moscow.
Kiraly gave his profound contribution to his team in winning gold medal at the 1986 World Championship which was held in France.
He was selected twice as the Best Player in the World by FIVB in 1986 and 1988.
Along with his team, he won Olympic gold medals at the Summer Olympics of 1984 and 1988 which were held in Los Angeles and Seoul, respectively.
In beach volleyball, he bagged a gold medal at the 1996 Summer Olympics, held in Atlanta.
Won the title of "AVP (American Volleyball Professionals) Comeback Player of the Year" in 1997
Kiraly was inducted into the Volleyball Hall of Fame in 2001.
He was conferred with the AVP Outstanding Achievement Award in 2004