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.
Nia JaxNia Jax
29 May 1984
Professional Wrestler
Ben SimmonsBen Simmons
20 July 1996
Basketball Player

Mark WebberMark Webber
27 August 1976
Racing driver

Pat RafterPat Rafter
28 December 1972
Tennis Player

Gregory John NormanGreg Norman
10 February 1955
Australian Golfer

Ellyse PerryEllyse Perry
03 November 1990
Sportswoman
Cathy FreemanCathy Freeman
16 February 1973
Sprinter

Rod LaverRod Laver
09 August 1938
Tennis player

Mark PhilippoussisMark Philippoussis
07 November 1976
Tennis Player
Aaron FinchAaron Finch
17 November 1986
Cricketer

Kalyn PongaKalyn Ponga
30 March 1998
Rugby Player
Glenn MaxwellGlenn Maxwell
14 October 1988
Cricketer

Cadel EvansCadel Evans
14 February 1977
Professional Road Racing Cyclist

Mal MeningaMal Meninga
08 July 1960
Coach

Justin NorrisJustin Norris
03 June 1980
Swimmer

Usman KhawajaUsman Khawaja
18 December 1986
Cricketer
Anthony MundineAnthony Mundine
21 May 1975
Professional Boxer

Will PowerWill Power
01 March 1981
Racing Driver

Wally LewisWally Lewis
01 December 1959
Rugby Player

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

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

Lisa SthalekarLisa Sthalekar
13 August 1979
Cricketer

Sir Donald BradmanSir Donald Bradman
27 August 1908
Greatest Batsmen Ever
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

Steve SmithSteve Smith
02 June 1989
Cricketer

Timothy F. CahillTimothy F. Cahill
06 December 1979
Footballer
Marc WarrenMarc Warren
11 February 1992
Australian football player

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Daniel RicciardoDaniel Ricciardo
01 July 1989
Racecar driver
Peter NormanPeter Norman
15 June 1942
Athletics competitor, Sprinter

Shane WarneShane Warne
13 September 1969
Cricketer

Peyton RoycePeyton Royce
10 November 1992
Professional wrestler

Nick KyrgiosNick Kyrgios
27 April 1995
Tennis player
Tim CahillTim Cahill
06 December 1979
Footballer
Mark VidukaMark Viduka
09 October 1975
Association football player

Harry KewellHarry Kewell
22 September 1978
Association football player

Ricky PontingRicky Ponting
19 December 1974
Cricketer

Andrew BogutAndrew Bogut
28 November 1984
Basketball player
Steve WaughSteve Waugh
02 June 1965
Cricketer

Jason DayJason Day
12 November 1987
Golfer

Glenn McGrathGlenn McGrath
09 February 1970
Cricketer

Brett LeeBrett Lee
08 November 1976
Cricketer

Adam GoodesAdam Goodes
08 January 1980
Australian rules footballer
Evonne Goolagong CawleyEvonne Goolagong Cawley
31 July 1951
Tennis player

Adam GilchristAdam Gilchrist
14 November 1971
Cricketer
Mark SchwarzerMark Schwarzer
06 October 1972
Association Football player

Justin LangerJustin Langer
21 November 1970
Cricketer

Lleyton HewittLleyton Hewitt
24 February 1981
Tennis player
Ian ThorpeIan Thorpe
13 October 1982
Swimmer, Autobiographer

Phillip HughesPhillip Hughes
30 November 1988
Cricketer
Margaret CourtMargaret Court
16 July 1942
Tennis player

Sam BurgessSam Burgess
14 December 1988
Rugby league player, Rugby union player

Casey StonerCasey Stoner
16 October 1985
Motorcycle racer, Racing driver

Conan StevensConan Stevens
14 October 1975
Actor

Patty MillsPatty Mills
11 August 1988
Baseball player, Basketball player
Mark WaughMark Waugh
02 June 1965
Cricketer

Matthew HaydenMatthew Hayden
29 October 1971
Cricketer

Jeff HornJeff Horn
04 February 1988
Boxer

Pat CashPat Cash
27 May 1965
Tennis player
Mitchell StarcMitchell Starc
30 January 1990
Cricketer

Cameron SmithCameron Smith
18 June 1983
Rugby league player
Peter BrockPeter Brock
26 February 1945
Racecar driver, Racing driver

Shane WatsonShane Watson
17 June 1981
Cricketer

Andrew JohnsAndrew Johns
19 May 1974
Cricketer, Rugby league player, Autobiographer
Andrew SymondsAndrew Symonds
09 June 1975
Cricketer

Callan McAuliffeCallan McAuliffe
24 January 1995
Actor
Michael HusseyMichael Hussey
27 May 1975
Cricketer

Mark BosnichMark Bosnich
13 January 1972
Association football player

Richard FarleighRichard Farleigh
09 November 1960
Chess player, Investor, Businessperson
Joe BugnerJoe Bugner
13 March 1950
Actor, Boxer, Film actor

Jack BrabhamJack Brabham
02 April 1926
Formula One driver, Directeur sportif
Calum Von MogerCalum Von Moger
09 June 1990
Bodybuilder

Michael BevanMichael Bevan
08 May 1970
Cricketer

Mile JedinakMile Jedinak
03 August 1984
Association football player

Samantha StosurSamantha Stosur
30 March 1984
Tennis player
Dennis LilleeDennis Lillee
18 July 1949
Cricketer
Johnathan ThurstonJohnathan Thurston
25 April 1983
Rugby league player

Jarryd HayneJarryd Hayne
15 February 1988
Rugby league player, American football player

Greg ChappellGreg Chappell
07 August 1948
Cricketer

Matthew DellavedovaMatthew Dellavedova
08 September 1990
Basketball player
Mathew RyanMathew Ryan
08 April 1992
Association football player

Greg InglisGreg Inglis
15 January 1987
Rugby league player

Allan BorderAllan Border
27 July 1955
Cricketer

Aaron MooyAaron Mooy
15 September 1990
Australian footballer

Damien MartynDamien Martyn
21 October 1971
Cricketer
Michelle JennekeMichelle Jenneke
23 June 1993
Hurdler, Athletics competitor, Model

Mick GattoMick Gatto
06 August 1955
Boxer
Jason GillespieJason Gillespie
19 April 1975
Cricketer

Israel FolauIsrael Folau
03 April 1989
Australian rules footballer, Rugby league player,
Lucas NeillLucas Neill
09 March 1978
Footballer
Craig JohnstonCraig Johnston
25 June 1960
Footballer