Whether you are a true Wimbledon fan or a cricket junkie, it is impossible you don't already have an Australian sportsman in your list of favorites. That's right! The land of kangaroos and koalas has produced some incredibly gifted, cracker of sportsmen who have stamped victory in the world map. Be it hockey, snowboarding, golf, pole vaulting or cricket, Australians have proved that they are second to none when it comes to sports. There is something profoundly inspiring and competitive about the sporting folks of this country. From cricket to Grand Prix and from surfing to competitive cycling, this sports frenzy nation has bought sporting glory to the country in every which way. Needless to say, the sports mad folk of this fine country have notched up some impressive sporting feats over the years. And it is no exaggeration to hail Australia as one of the most successful nation in the history of sport. Read the biographies and check out the timelines, life stories and interesting trivia & facts related to the lives of some of the most famous Australian sportspersons.
Ben SimmonsBen Simmons
20 July 1996
Basketball Player
Nia JaxNia Jax
29 May 1984
Professional Wrestler

Aaron FinchAaron Finch
17 November 1986
Cricketer

Kalyn PongaKalyn Ponga
30 March 1998
Rugby Player

Glenn MaxwellGlenn Maxwell
14 October 1988
Cricketer

Ellyse PerryEllyse Perry
03 November 1990
Sportswoman
Mark WebberMark Webber
27 August 1976
Racing driver

Gregory John NormanGreg Norman
10 February 1955
Australian Golfer

Anthony MundineAnthony Mundine
21 May 1975
Professional Boxer

Cathy FreemanCathy Freeman
16 February 1973
Sprinter
Rod LaverRod Laver
09 August 1938
Tennis player

Usman KhawajaUsman Khawaja
18 December 1986
Cricketer
Mal MeningaMal Meninga
08 July 1960
Coach

Mark PhilippoussisMark Philippoussis
07 November 1976
Tennis Player

Lionel RoseLionel Rose
21 June 1948
Boxer
Justin NorrisJustin Norris
03 June 1980
Swimmer

Pat RafterPat Rafter
28 December 1972
Tennis Player
Will PowerWill Power
01 March 1981
Racing Driver

Wally LewisWally Lewis
01 December 1959
Rugby Player

Dawn FraserDawn Fraser
04 September 1937
Swimmer
Cadel EvansCadel Evans
14 February 1977
Professional Road Racing Cyclist

Roy EmersonRoy Emerson
03 November 1936
Tennis Player
Betty CuthbertBetty Cuthbert
20 April 1938
Athlete

Sir Donald BradmanSir Donald Bradman
27 August 1908
Greatest Batsmen Ever

Steve SmithSteve Smith
02 June 1989
Cricketer

David WarnerDavid Warner
27 October 1986
Cricketer
Jamie DwyerJamie Dwyer
12 March 1979
Field Hockey Player
Ric CharlesworthRic Charlesworth
06 February 1952
Sports Consultant, Field Hockey Player

Timothy F. CahillTimothy F. Cahill
06 December 1979
Footballer

Emile CzajaEmile Czaja
15 July 1909
Wrestler

Daniel RicciardoDaniel Ricciardo
01 July 1989
Racecar driver
Calum Von MogerCalum Von Moger
09 June 1990
Bodybuilder

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Phillip HughesPhillip Hughes
30 November 1988
Cricketer

Catriona GrayCatriona Gray
06 January 1994
Model

Kieron PollardKieron Pollard
12 May 1987
Cricketer

Israel FolauIsrael Folau
03 April 1989
Australian rules footballer, Rugby league player,
Shane WarneShane Warne
13 September 1969
Cricketer

Mitchell StarcMitchell Starc
30 January 1990
Cricketer
Shahid AfridiShahid Afridi
01 March 1980
Cricketer

Harry KewellHarry Kewell
22 September 1978
Association football player

Ricky PontingRicky Ponting
19 December 1974
Cricketer
Nick KyrgiosNick Kyrgios
27 April 1995
Tennis player

Andrew BogutAndrew Bogut
28 November 1984
Basketball player
Jeff HornJeff Horn
04 February 1988
Boxer

Brett LeeBrett Lee
08 November 1976
Cricketer

Marc WarrenMarc Warren
11 February 1992
Australian football player

Tim CahillTim Cahill
06 December 1979
Association football player, Screenwriter

Michael CheikaMichael Cheika
04 March 1967
Rugby union player, Rugby union coach
Dante ExumDante Exum
13 July 1995
Basketball player

Alyssa HealyAlyssa Healy
24 March 1990
Cricketer

Shoaib MalikShoaib Malik
01 February 1982
Cricketer

Casey StonerCasey Stoner
16 October 1985
Motorcycle racer, Racing driver
Adam GilchristAdam Gilchrist
14 November 1971
Cricketer

Sam BurgessSam Burgess
14 December 1988
Rugby league player, Rugby union player
Glenn McGrathGlenn McGrath
09 February 1970
Cricketer

Patty MillsPatty Mills
11 August 1988
Baseball player, Basketball player

Mark VidukaMark Viduka
09 October 1975
Association football player
Sean AbbottSean Abbott
29 February 1992
Cricketer

Callan McAuliffeCallan McAuliffe
24 January 1995
Actor
Ian ThorpeIan Thorpe
13 October 1982
Swimmer, Autobiographer

Shane WatsonShane Watson
17 June 1981
Cricketer

Matthew DellavedovaMatthew Dellavedova
08 September 1990
Basketball player
Cameron SmithCameron Smith
18 June 1983
Rugby league player

Peter BrockPeter Brock
26 February 1945
Racecar driver, Racing driver
Lleyton HewittLleyton Hewitt
24 February 1981
Tennis player

Matthew HaydenMatthew Hayden
29 October 1971
Cricketer

John Wayne ParrJohn Wayne Parr
25 May 1976
Boxer, Kickboxer, Thai boxer

Steve WaughSteve Waugh
02 June 1965
Cricketer
David PocockDavid Pocock
23 April 1988
Rugby union player
Aaron MooyAaron Mooy
15 September 1990
Australian footballer

Umar GulUmar Gul
14 April 1984
Cricketer

Justin LangerJustin Langer
21 November 1970
Cricketer

Casey DellacquaCasey Dellacqua
11 February 1985
Tennis player
Peter NormanPeter Norman
15 June 1942
Athletics competitor, Sprinter

Andrew SymondsAndrew Symonds
09 June 1975
Cricketer

Mathew RyanMathew Ryan
08 April 1992
Association football player

Craig LowndesCraig Lowndes
21 June 1974
Racecar driver

Jason GillespieJason Gillespie
19 April 1975
Cricketer
Simon TaufelSimon Taufel
21 January 1971
Cricket umpire

Mark SchwarzerMark Schwarzer
06 October 1972
Association football player
Jarryd HayneJarryd Hayne
15 February 1988
Rugby league player, American football player

Peter SiddlePeter Siddle
25 November 1984
Cricketer

Stephanie RiceStephanie Rice
17 June 1988
Swimmer
Jason DayJason Day
12 November 1987
Golfer

Nick CumminsNick Cummins
05 October 1987
Rugby union player
Joe BugnerJoe Bugner
13 March 1950
Actor, Boxer, Film actor

Samantha StosurSamantha Stosur
30 March 1984
Tennis player

Mark WaughMark Waugh
02 June 1965
Cricketer

Greg ChappellGreg Chappell
07 August 1948
Cricketer
Dennis LilleeDennis Lillee
18 July 1949
Cricketer

Billy SlaterBilly Slater
18 June 1983
Rugby league player
Allan BorderAllan Border
27 July 1955
Cricketer

Conan StevensConan Stevens
14 October 1975
Actor
Michael HusseyMichael Hussey
27 May 1975
Cricketer

Mark BosnichMark Bosnich
13 January 1972
Association football player
Paul GallenPaul Gallen
14 August 1981
Boxer, Rugby league player