List of famous cricketers with their biographies that include trivia, interesting facts, timeline and life history.

A sportsperson who plays the game of cricket is known as a cricketer. Cricket, popularly known as ‘the gentleman’s game’ is a bat and ball game that is played between two teams consisting of 11 players each on a field. It is a very popular sport in the Indian subcontinent, England, Australia and Southern Africa. Cricketers are often elevated to iconic levels in these areas and are paid handsomely. In countries where cricketers are revered, they also get to become brand ambassadors and endorse products. The game’s history has its roots in the 16th century England. Cricket had become the national sport of England by the 18th century and the expansion of the British Empire brought about the dispersion of the game to the British colonies the world over. Cricket is a versatile game and has several formats the most popular of which are test, One Day International (ODI), and T20. Cricket is a highly competitive game which requires the players to be physically fit and mentally alert. Being a team sport, it is imperative for the players to foster a team spirit and good sportsmanship. This section provides you information about famous cricketers from all over the world.

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S. SreesanthS. Sreesanth
(Indian)

Mansoor Ali Khan PataudiMansoor Ali Khan Pataudi
(Indian)
Mithali RajMithali Raj
(Indian)
Arthur Conan DoyleArthur Conan Doyle
(British)

Viv RichardsViv Richards
(Antiguan)
Rahul DravidRahul Dravid
(Indian)
Gautam GambhirGautam Gambhir
(Indian)

Navjot Singh SidhuNavjot Singh Sidhu
(Indian)
Jasprit BumrahJasprit Bumrah
(Indian)
Virender SehwagVirender Sehwag
(Indian)

Mohammad AzharuddinMohammad Azharuddin
(Indian)
Sourav GangulySourav Ganguly
(Indian)
Shane WarneShane Warne
(Australian)

Usman KhawajaUsman Khawaja
(Australian)
Cheteshwar PujaraCheteshwar Pujara
(Indian)
Ravindra JadejaRavindra Jadeja
(Indian)

Hardik PandyaHardik Pandya
(Indian)
Mitchell StarcMitchell Starc
(Australian)
Ricky PontingRicky Ponting
(Australian)

Douglas BaderDouglas Bader
(British)
Shahid AfridiShahid Afridi
(Australian,Pakistani)
Phillip HughesPhillip Hughes
(Australian)

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Brian LaraBrian Lara
(Trinidadian)
Ravichandran AshwinRavichandran Ashwin
(Indian)
Hashim AmlaHashim Amla
(South African)

Alyssa HealyAlyssa Healy
(Australian)
Anil KumbleAnil Kumble
(Indian)
Zaheer KhanZaheer Khan
(Indian)

Ambati RayuduAmbati Rayudu
(Indian)
Shoaib MalikShoaib Malik
(Australian)
V. V. S. LaxmanV. V. S. Laxman
(Indian)

Ishant SharmaIshant Sharma
(Indian)
Ellyse PerryEllyse Perry
(Australian)
Kumar SangakkaraKumar Sangakkara
(Sri Lankan)

Wasim AkramWasim Akram
(Pakistani)
Harbhajan SinghHarbhajan Singh
(Indian)
Adam GilchristAdam Gilchrist
(Australian)

Ravi ShastriRavi Shastri
(Indian)
Muttiah MuralitharanMuttiah Muralitharan
(Sri Lankan)
Ramesh PowarRamesh Powar
(Indian)

Imran AbbasImran Abbas
(Pakistani)
Yasir ShahYasir Shah
(Pakistani)
Irfan PathanIrfan Pathan
(Indian)

Dale SteynDale Steyn
(South African)
Kane WilliamsonKane Williamson
(New Zealander)
Brett LeeBrett Lee
(Australian,New Zealander)

Umesh YadavUmesh Yadav
(Indian)
Bishan Singh BediBishan Singh Bedi
(Indian)
Mohammed ShamiMohammed Shami
(Indian)

Kuldeep YadavKuldeep Yadav
(Indian)
Aaron FinchAaron Finch
(Australian,New Zealander)
Glenn McGrathGlenn McGrath
(Australian)

Murali VijayMurali Vijay
(Indian)
Wasim JafferWasim Jaffer
(Indian)
Shoaib AkhtarShoaib Akhtar
(Pakistani)

Jacques KallisJacques Kallis
(South African)
Shaun MarshShaun Marsh
(Australian)
Steve WaughSteve Waugh
(Australian)

Dwayne BravoDwayne Bravo
(Trinidadian)
Andrew SymondsAndrew Symonds
(Australian)
Shane WatsonShane Watson
(Australian)

Tejashwi YadavTejashwi Yadav
(Indian)
Matthew HaydenMatthew Hayden
(Australian)
Kevin PietersenKevin Pietersen
(South African)

Mitchell MarshMitchell Marsh
(Australian)
Mashrafe MortazaMashrafe Mortaza
(Bangladeshi)
Sanath JayasuriyaSanath Jayasuriya
(Sri Lankan)

Mohammad HafeezMohammad Hafeez
(Australian)
Inzamam-ul-HaqInzamam-ul-Haq
(Pakistani)
Rajdeep SardesaiRajdeep Sardesai
(Indian)

Lasith MalingaLasith Malinga
(Sri Lankan)
Ajit AgarkarAjit Agarkar
(Indian)
Mohammad KaifMohammad Kaif
(Indian)

Karun NairKarun Nair
(Indian)
Javagal SrinathJavagal Srinath
(Indian)
Ajay JadejaAjay Jadeja
(Indian)