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

Ellyse PerryEllyse Perry
03 November 1990
Sportswoman

Rod LaverRod Laver
09 August 1938
Tennis player

Aaron FinchAaron Finch
17 November 1986
Cricketer

Glenn MaxwellGlenn Maxwell
14 October 1988
Cricketer
Gregory John NormanGreg Norman
10 February 1955
Australian Golfer

Pat RafterPat Rafter
28 December 1972
Tennis Player

Mark PhilippoussisMark Philippoussis
07 November 1976
Tennis Player
Mark WebberMark Webber
27 August 1976
Racing driver

Cathy FreemanCathy Freeman
16 February 1973
Sprinter
Usman KhawajaUsman Khawaja
18 December 1986
Cricketer

Anthony MundineAnthony Mundine
21 May 1975
Professional Boxer

Justin NorrisJustin Norris
03 June 1980
Swimmer

Roy EmersonRoy Emerson
03 November 1936
Tennis Player

Kalyn PongaKalyn Ponga
30 March 1998
Rugby Player
Cadel EvansCadel Evans
14 February 1977
Professional Road Racing Cyclist

Will PowerWill Power
01 March 1981
Racing Driver

Mal MeningaMal Meninga
08 July 1960
Coach

Lionel RoseLionel Rose
21 June 1948
Boxer
Dawn FraserDawn Fraser
04 September 1937
Swimmer

Wally LewisWally Lewis
01 December 1959
Rugby Player
Sir Donald BradmanSir Donald Bradman
27 August 1908
Greatest Batsmen Ever

Betty CuthbertBetty Cuthbert
20 April 1938
Athlete

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

Nick KyrgiosNick Kyrgios
27 April 1995
Tennis player
Catriona GrayCatriona Gray
06 January 1994
Model

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Lleyton HewittLleyton Hewitt
24 February 1981
Tennis player
Daniel RicciardoDaniel Ricciardo
01 July 1989
Racecar driver

Mitchell StarcMitchell Starc
30 January 1990
Cricketer

Shane WarneShane Warne
13 September 1969
Cricketer

Ricky PontingRicky Ponting
19 December 1974
Cricketer
Phillip HughesPhillip Hughes
30 November 1988
Cricketer
Israel FolauIsrael Folau
03 April 1989
Australian rules footballer, Rugby league player,

Evonne Goolagong CawleyEvonne Goolagong Cawley
31 July 1951
Tennis player

Alyssa HealyAlyssa Healy
24 March 1990
Cricketer

Glenn McGrathGlenn McGrath
09 February 1970
Cricketer
Harry KewellHarry Kewell
22 September 1978
Association football player

Dante ExumDante Exum
13 July 1995
Basketball player

Peyton RoycePeyton Royce
10 November 1992
Professional wrestler

Andrew BogutAndrew Bogut
28 November 1984
Basketball player

Jeff HornJeff Horn
04 February 1988
Boxer
Shaun EdwardsShaun Edwards
17 October 1966
Rugby league player

Marc WarrenMarc Warren
11 February 1992
Australian football player
Brett LeeBrett Lee
08 November 1976
Cricketer

Adam GilchristAdam Gilchrist
14 November 1971
Cricketer

Samantha StosurSamantha Stosur
30 March 1984
Tennis player
Ashton AgarAshton Agar
14 October 1993
Cricketer

Bernard TomicBernard Tomic
21 October 1992
Tennis player
Tim CahillTim Cahill
06 December 1979
Footballer

Andrew SymondsAndrew Symonds
09 June 1975
Cricketer

Shane WatsonShane Watson
17 June 1981
Cricketer

Shane GouldShane Gould
23 November 1956
Swimmer

Patty MillsPatty Mills
11 August 1988
Baseball player, Basketball player
Steve WaughSteve Waugh
02 June 1965
Cricketer

Casey DellacquaCasey Dellacqua
11 February 1985
Tennis player

Michael HusseyMichael Hussey
27 May 1975
Cricketer

Matthew DellavedovaMatthew Dellavedova
08 September 1990
Basketball player
Matthew HaydenMatthew Hayden
29 October 1971
Cricketer

Jason GillespieJason Gillespie
19 April 1975
Cricketer
Ian ThorpeIan Thorpe
13 October 1982
Swimmer, Autobiographer

Mark VidukaMark Viduka
09 October 1975
Association football player

Mark WaughMark Waugh
02 June 1965
Cricketer
Sean AbbottSean Abbott
29 February 1992
Cricketer

Aaron MooyAaron Mooy
15 September 1990
Australian footballer
Umar GulUmar Gul
14 April 1984
Cricketer

Calum Von MogerCalum Von Moger
09 June 1990
Bodybuilder

Jason BelmonteJason Belmonte
29 July 1983
Sportsperson, Bowler
Peter SiddlePeter Siddle
25 November 1984
Cricketer

Jason DayJason Day
12 November 1987
Golfer
Mitchell MarshMitchell Marsh
20 October 1991
Cricketer

Adam GoodesAdam Goodes
08 January 1980
Australian rules footballer

Burnum BurnumBurnum Burnum
10 January 1936
Activist

Ken RosewallKen Rosewall
02 November 1934
Tennis player
Callan McAuliffeCallan McAuliffe
24 January 1995
Actor
Richard FarleighRichard Farleigh
09 November 1960
Chess player, Investor, Businessperson

Mark SchwarzerMark Schwarzer
06 October 1972
Association Football player

Casey StonerCasey Stoner
16 October 1985
Motorcycle racer, Racing driver

James PattinsonJames Pattinson
03 May 1990
Cricketer
Pat CashPat Cash
27 May 1965
Tennis player

Mathew RyanMathew Ryan
08 April 1992
Association football player

Allan BorderAllan Border
27 July 1955
Cricketer

Mark BosnichMark Bosnich
13 January 1972
Association football player

Daria GavrilovaDaria Gavrilova
05 March 1994
Tennis player
Joe BugnerJoe Bugner
13 March 1950
Actor, Boxer, Film actor

Justin LangerJustin Langer
21 November 1970
Cricketer
Johanna KontaJohanna Konta
17 May 1991
Tennis player

Shaun MarshShaun Marsh
09 July 1983
Cricketer
Dennis LilleeDennis Lillee
18 July 1949
Cricketer
Matt ToomuaMatt Toomua
02 January 1990
Rugby union player