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

Rod LaverRod Laver
09 August 1938
Tennis player

Ellyse PerryEllyse Perry
03 November 1990
Sportswoman

Aaron FinchAaron Finch
17 November 1986
Cricketer

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

Mark WebberMark Webber
27 August 1976
Racing driver

Gregory John NormanGreg Norman
10 February 1955
Australian Golfer

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

Anthony MundineAnthony Mundine
21 May 1975
Professional Boxer
Mal MeningaMal Meninga
08 July 1960
Coach

Pat RafterPat Rafter
28 December 1972
Tennis Player

Lionel RoseLionel Rose
21 June 1948
Boxer
Will PowerWill Power
01 March 1981
Racing Driver

Roy EmersonRoy Emerson
03 November 1936
Tennis Player
Wally LewisWally Lewis
01 December 1959
Rugby Player

Justin NorrisJustin Norris
03 June 1980
Swimmer

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

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

Johanna KontaJohanna Konta
17 May 1991
Tennis player

Nick KyrgiosNick Kyrgios
27 April 1995
Tennis player

Shane WarneShane Warne
13 September 1969
Cricketer
Daniel RicciardoDaniel Ricciardo
01 July 1989
Racecar driver

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Patty MillsPatty Mills
11 August 1988
Baseball player, Basketball player

Tracy AustinTracy Austin
12 December 1962
Tennis player, Sports journalist

King KongKing Kong
15 July 1909
Wrestler

Phillip HughesPhillip Hughes
30 November 1988
Cricketer
Mitchell StarcMitchell Starc
30 January 1990
Cricketer

Ricky PontingRicky Ponting
19 December 1974
Cricketer
Kieron PollardKieron Pollard
12 May 1987
Cricketer

Bernard TomicBernard Tomic
21 October 1992
Tennis player

Andrew BogutAndrew Bogut
28 November 1984
Basketball player
Peter SiddlePeter Siddle
25 November 1984
Cricketer

Glenn McGrathGlenn McGrath
09 February 1970
Cricketer
Alyssa HealyAlyssa Healy
24 March 1990
Cricketer

Shahid AfridiShahid Afridi
01 March 1980
Cricketer

Israel FolauIsrael Folau
03 April 1989
Australian rules footballer, Rugby league player,

Brett LeeBrett Lee
08 November 1976
Cricketer

Michael CheikaMichael Cheika
04 March 1967
Rugby union player, Rugby union coach
Tim CahillTim Cahill
06 December 1979
Association football player, Screenwriter

James PattinsonJames Pattinson
03 May 1990
Cricketer

Marc WarrenMarc Warren
11 February 1992
Australian football player

Steve WaughSteve Waugh
02 June 1965
Cricketer
Mitchell MarshMitchell Marsh
20 October 1991
Cricketer

Lleyton HewittLleyton Hewitt
24 February 1981
Tennis player
Evonne Goolagong CawleyEvonne Goolagong Cawley
31 July 1951
Tennis player

Matthew DellavedovaMatthew Dellavedova
08 September 1990
Basketball player

Pat CashPat Cash
27 May 1965
Tennis player
David PocockDavid Pocock
23 April 1988
Rugby union player

Sam BurgessSam Burgess
14 December 1988
Rugby league player, Rugby union player
Harry KewellHarry Kewell
22 September 1978
Association football player

Matthew HaydenMatthew Hayden
29 October 1971
Cricketer

Adam GilchristAdam Gilchrist
14 November 1971
Cricketer
Samantha StosurSamantha Stosur
30 March 1984
Tennis player

Sean AbbottSean Abbott
29 February 1992
Cricketer
Shane WatsonShane Watson
17 June 1981
Cricketer

Ian ThorpeIan Thorpe
13 October 1982
Swimmer, Autobiographer

Casey StonerCasey Stoner
16 October 1985
Motorcycle racer, Racing driver

Adam GoodesAdam Goodes
08 January 1980
Australian rules footballer
Callan McAuliffeCallan McAuliffe
24 January 1995
Actor
Dennis LilleeDennis Lillee
18 July 1949
Cricketer

Mark PhilippoussisMark Philippoussis
07 November 1976
Tennis player

Shoaib MalikShoaib Malik
01 February 1982
Cricketer

Greg ChappellGreg Chappell
07 August 1948
Cricketer
Ken RosewallKen Rosewall
02 November 1934
Tennis player

Andrew SymondsAndrew Symonds
09 June 1975
Cricketer

Jason GillespieJason Gillespie
19 April 1975
Cricketer

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

Cameron SmithCameron Smith
18 June 1983
Rugby league player
Mark VidukaMark Viduka
09 October 1975
Association football player

Allan BorderAllan Border
27 July 1955
Cricketer
Peter NormanPeter Norman
15 June 1942
Athletics competitor, Sprinter

Adam VogesAdam Voges
04 October 1979
Cricketer

Adam Ashley-CooperAdam Ashley-Cooper
27 March 1984
Rugby union player
Aaron MooyAaron Mooy
15 September 1990
Australian footballer

Umar GulUmar Gul
14 April 1984
Cricketer
Michael HusseyMichael Hussey
27 May 1975
Cricketer

Justin LangerJustin Langer
21 November 1970
Cricketer

Casey DellacquaCasey Dellacqua
11 February 1985
Tennis player

Jeff ThomsonJeff Thomson
16 August 1950
Cricketer
Donald BradmanDonald Bradman
27 August 1908
 

Mark WaughMark Waugh
02 June 1965
Cricketer
Johnathan ThurstonJohnathan Thurston
25 April 1983
Rugby league player

Dante ExumDante Exum
13 July 1995
Basketball player
Shaun TaitShaun Tait
22 February 1983
Cricketer

Shaun MarshShaun Marsh
09 July 1983
Cricketer
Mile JedinakMile Jedinak
03 August 1984
Association football player