AAP Australian Sports – Glenn McGrath has praised Indian cricket captain Virat Kohli for his visible support of the McGrath Foundation and hopes England will get behind a similar concept following the death of the wife of former England skipper Andrew Strauss.

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  • Glenn McGrath has praised Indian cricket captain Virat Kohli for his visible support of the McGrath Foundation and hopes England will get behind a similar concept following the death of the wife of former England skipper Andrew Strauss.
  • The McGrath foundation was set up in in 2005 to raise awareness of the illness and fund breast care nurses to support individuals and their families.
  • The SCG Test is now known as the Pink Test and the Saturday of that game is called Jane McGrath Day.
  • McGrath said he was sad to hear last week of the death from a rare form of lung cancer of Ruth Strauss.
  • “I knew Ruth and Andrew, I played for (Strauss’s English county side) Middlesex apart from the battles we’ve had out in the middle for Australia v England,” McGrath said.

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