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.

Imran Khan Imran Khan
Pakistani
Chris Gayle Chris Gayle
Jamaican

AB de Villiers AB de Villiers
South African

Brian Lara Brian Lara
Trinidadian

Kane Williamson Kane Williamson
New Zealander
Usman Khawaja Usman Khawaja
Australian, Pakistani

Kagiso Rabada Kagiso Rabada
South African

Aaron Finch Aaron Finch
Australian, New Zealander
Glenn Maxwell Glenn Maxwell
Australian

David Warner David Warner
Australian

Steve Smith Steve Smith
Australian

Hardik PandyaHardik Pandya
Indian
Jasprit BumrahJasprit Bumrah
Indian
Imran TahirImran Tahir
South African
Mohammed ShamiMohammed Shami
Indian

Gautam GambhirGautam Gambhir
Indian
Shoaib MalikShoaib Malik
Australian
Yuzvendra ChahalYuzvendra Chahal
Indian

Shahid AfridiShahid Afridi
Australian, Pakistani
Mohammad AmirMohammad Amir
Pakistani
Viv RichardsViv Richards
Antiguan
Shreyas IyerShreyas Iyer
Indian

Arthur Conan DoyleArthur Conan Doyle
British
Sourav GangulySourav Ganguly
Indian
Wasim AkramWasim Akram
Pakistani

Lasith MalingaLasith Malinga
Sri Lankan
Hashim AmlaHashim Amla
South African
Stuart BinnyStuart Binny
Indian
Shane WatsonShane Watson
Australian

Rahul DravidRahul Dravid
Indian
Virender SehwagVirender Sehwag
Indian
Kedar JadhavKedar Jadhav
Indian

Shoaib AkhtarShoaib Akhtar
Pakistani
Navjot Singh SidhuNavjot Singh Sidhu
Indian
Inzamam-ul-HaqInzamam-ul-Haq
Pakistani
Mansoor Ali Khan PataudiMansoor Ali Khan Pataudi
Indian

Ben StokesBen Stokes
British
Ravindra JadejaRavindra Jadeja
Indian
Ricky PontingRicky Ponting
Australian

Mohammad AzharuddinMohammad Azharuddin
Indian
Ravichandran AshwinRavichandran Ashwin
Indian
Dale SteynDale Steyn
South African
Kuldeep YadavKuldeep Yadav
Indian

Shane WarneShane Warne
Australian
Ravi ShastriRavi Shastri
Indian
Mithali RajMithali Raj
Indian

Zaheer KhanZaheer Khan
Indian
Kevin PietersenKevin Pietersen
South African
Kumar SangakkaraKumar Sangakkara
Sri Lankan
Faf du PlessisFaf du Plessis
South African

Mitchell StarcMitchell Starc
Australian
Sunil NarineSunil Narine
Trinidadian
Raman LambaRaman Lamba
Indian

Yograj SinghYograj Singh
Indian
Dwayne BravoDwayne Bravo
Trinidadian
Ambati RayuduAmbati Rayudu
Indian
Anil KumbleAnil Kumble
Indian

Muttiah MuralitharanMuttiah Muralitharan
Sri Lankan
Phillip HughesPhillip Hughes
Australian
Irfan PathanIrfan Pathan
Indian

Parthiv PatelParthiv Patel
Indian
Kieron PollardKieron Pollard
Australian
Mickey ArthurMickey Arthur
South African
Liton DasLiton Das
Bangladeshi

Waqar YounisWaqar Younis
Pakistani
Sanath JayasuriyaSanath Jayasuriya
Sri Lankan
Krishnamachari SrikkanthKrishnamachari Srikkanth
Indian

Mashrafe MortazaMashrafe Mortaza
Bangladeshi
Mohammad KaifMohammad Kaif
Indian
Mohammad NabiMohammad Nabi
Afghan
Mohammad HafeezMohammad Hafeez
Australian