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.

Chris GayleChris Gayle
(Australian)
Mohammed ShamiMohammed Shami
(Indian)

Arthur Conan DoyleArthur Conan Doyle
(British)
Hardik PandyaHardik Pandya
(Indian)
Rahul DravidRahul Dravid
(Indian)

Washington SundarWashington Sundar
(Indian)
Hashim AmlaHashim Amla
(South African)
Gautam GambhirGautam Gambhir
(Indian)

Shahid AfridiShahid Afridi
(Australian,Pakistani)
Sourav GangulySourav Ganguly
(Indian)
Murali VijayMurali Vijay
(Indian)

Virender SehwagVirender Sehwag
(Indian)
Ambati RayuduAmbati Rayudu
(Indian)
Shane WatsonShane Watson
(Australian)

Shane WarneShane Warne
(Australian)
Mansoor Ali Khan PataudiMansoor Ali Khan Pataudi
(Indian)
Mithali RajMithali Raj
(Indian)

Viv RichardsViv Richards
(Antiguan)
Mohammad AzharuddinMohammad Azharuddin
(Indian)
Shreyas IyerShreyas Iyer
(Indian)

Kevin PietersenKevin Pietersen
(South African)
Ravichandran AshwinRavichandran Ashwin
(Indian)
Shardul ThakurShardul Thakur
(Indian)

Yuzvendra ChahalYuzvendra Chahal
(Indian)
Dwayne BravoDwayne Bravo
(Trinidadian)
Sanju SamsonSanju Samson
(Indian)

Kane WilliamsonKane Williamson
(New Zealander)
Morné MorkelMorné Morkel
(South African)
Sunil NarineSunil Narine
(Trinidadian)

Manish PandeyManish Pandey
(Indian)
Harbhajan SinghHarbhajan Singh
(Indian)
Irfan PathanIrfan Pathan
(Indian)

Wasim AkramWasim Akram
(Pakistani)
Stuart BinnyStuart Binny
(Indian)
Ricky PontingRicky Ponting
(Australian)

Imran TahirImran Tahir
(South African)
Navjot Singh SidhuNavjot Singh Sidhu
(Indian)
Brendon McCullumBrendon McCullum
(New Zealander)

Shoaib AkhtarShoaib Akhtar
(Pakistani)
Brian LaraBrian Lara
(Trinidadian)
Kumar SangakkaraKumar Sangakkara
(Sri Lankan)

Ravindra JadejaRavindra Jadeja
(Indian)
Zaheer KhanZaheer Khan
(Indian)
Faf du PlessisFaf du Plessis
(South African)

Mitchell StarcMitchell Starc
(Australian)
Anil KumbleAnil Kumble
(Indian)
Hansie CronjeHansie Cronje
(South African)

Yusuf PathanYusuf Pathan
(Indian)
Jacques KallisJacques Kallis
(South African)
Mushfiqur RahimMushfiqur Rahim
(Bangladeshi)

Muttiah MuralitharanMuttiah Muralitharan
(Sri Lankan)
Ben StokesBen Stokes
(British)
Douglas BaderDouglas Bader
(British)

Imran AbbasImran Abbas
(Pakistani)
Jasprit BumrahJasprit Bumrah
(Indian)
Darren LehmannDarren Lehmann
(Australian)

Phillip HughesPhillip Hughes
(Australian)
Shoaib MalikShoaib Malik
(Australian)
Adam GilchristAdam Gilchrist
(Australian)

Dale SteynDale Steyn
(South African)
Brett LeeBrett Lee
(Australian,New Zealander)
S. SreesanthS. Sreesanth
(Indian)

Ravi ShastriRavi Shastri
(Indian)
Ajay JadejaAjay Jadeja
(Indian)
Unmukt ChandUnmukt Chand
(Indian)

JP DuminyJP Duminy
(South African)
Wasim JafferWasim Jaffer
(Indian)
V. V. S. LaxmanV. V. S. Laxman
(Indian)

Kuldeep YadavKuldeep Yadav
(Indian)
Mohammad KaifMohammad Kaif
(Indian)
Vinod KambliVinod Kambli
(Indian)

Mohammad AmirMohammad Amir
(Pakistani)
Lasith MalingaLasith Malinga
(Sri Lankan)
Umesh YadavUmesh Yadav
(Indian)

Ross TaylorRoss Taylor
(New Zealander)
Robin UthappaRobin Uthappa
(Indian)
Albie MorkelAlbie Morkel
(South African)