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One of the best wicket-keeping batters of all time, Adam Gilchrist celebrates his 51st birthday today.

Gichrist was born in New South Wales, Australia on this day in 1971

Gilchrist played in one of the best Australian teams of all-time and won three world Cups 

Gilchrist lifted the World Cup trophy in 1999, 2003 and 2007

Gilchrist was inducted in the prestigious ICC Hall of Fame in December 2013

Interestingly, Gilchrist was also the first player to hit 1000 runs in the IPL