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.

S. SreesanthS. Sreesanth
(Indian)

Dilip SardesaiDilip Sardesai
(Indian)
Ravi ShastriRavi Shastri
(Indian)
Arthur Conan DoyleArthur Conan Doyle
(British)

Shoaib MalikShoaib Malik
(Australian)
Rahul DravidRahul Dravid
(Indian)
Navjot Singh SidhuNavjot Singh Sidhu
(Indian)

Sourav GangulySourav Ganguly
(Indian)
Virender SehwagVirender Sehwag
(Indian)
Viv RichardsViv Richards
(Antiguan)

Mansoor Ali Khan PataudiMansoor Ali Khan Pataudi
(Indian)
Mohammad AzharuddinMohammad Azharuddin
(Indian)
Ravindra JadejaRavindra Jadeja
(Indian)

Shahid AfridiShahid Afridi
(Australian,Pakistani)
Ben StokesBen Stokes
(British)
Ravichandran AshwinRavichandran Ashwin
(Indian)

Hardik PandyaHardik Pandya
(Indian)
Shane WarneShane Warne
(Australian)
Brian LaraBrian Lara
(Trinidadian)

Mithali RajMithali Raj
(Indian)
Shoaib AkhtarShoaib Akhtar
(Pakistani)
Ambati RayuduAmbati Rayudu
(Indian)

Anil KumbleAnil Kumble
(Indian)
Ajit WadekarAjit Wadekar
(Indian)
Kumar SangakkaraKumar Sangakkara
(Sri Lankan)

Liton DasLiton Das
(Bangladeshi)
Jasprit BumrahJasprit Bumrah
(Indian)
Wasim AkramWasim Akram
(Pakistani)

Gautam GambhirGautam Gambhir
(Indian)
Zaheer KhanZaheer Khan
(Indian)
V. V. S. LaxmanV. V. S. Laxman
(Indian)

Muttiah MuralitharanMuttiah Muralitharan
(Sri Lankan)
Hashim AmlaHashim Amla
(South African)
Harbhajan SinghHarbhajan Singh
(Indian)

Cheteshwar PujaraCheteshwar Pujara
(Indian)
Glenn McGrathGlenn McGrath
(Australian)
Ishant SharmaIshant Sharma
(Indian)

Ricky PontingRicky Ponting
(Australian)
Kevin PietersenKevin Pietersen
(South African)
Murali VijayMurali Vijay
(Indian)

Rajdeep SardesaiRajdeep Sardesai
(Indian)
Inzamam-ul-HaqInzamam-ul-Haq
(Pakistani)
Kedar JadhavKedar Jadhav
(Indian)

Bishan Singh BediBishan Singh Bedi
(Indian)
Imran AbbasImran Abbas
(Pakistani)
Sanath JayasuriyaSanath Jayasuriya
(Sri Lankan)

Jacques KallisJacques Kallis
(South African)
Mohammed ShamiMohammed Shami
(Indian)
Irfan PathanIrfan Pathan
(Indian)

Geoffrey BoycottGeoffrey Boycott
(British)
Phillip HughesPhillip Hughes
(Australian)
Umesh YadavUmesh Yadav
(Indian)

Kuldeep YadavKuldeep Yadav
(Indian)
Sarfraz AhmedSarfraz Ahmed
(Pakistani)
Mashrafe MortazaMashrafe Mortaza
(Bangladeshi)

Lasith MalingaLasith Malinga
(Sri Lankan)
Ajay JadejaAjay Jadeja
(Indian)
Karun NairKarun Nair
(Indian)

Usman KhawajaUsman Khawaja
(Australian)
Douglas BaderDouglas Bader
(British)
Adam GilchristAdam Gilchrist
(Australian)

Mushfiqur RahimMushfiqur Rahim
(Bangladeshi)
Mohammad AmirMohammad Amir
(Pakistani)
Brett LeeBrett Lee
(Australian,New Zealander)

Dale SteynDale Steyn
(South African)
Javagal SrinathJavagal Srinath
(Indian)
Kane WilliamsonKane Williamson
(New Zealander)

Umar AkmalUmar Akmal
(Pakistani)
Stuart BinnyStuart Binny
(Indian)
Waqar YounisWaqar Younis
(Pakistani)

Vinod KambliVinod Kambli
(Indian)
Yuzvendra ChahalYuzvendra Chahal
(Indian)
Javed MiandadJaved Miandad
(Pakistani)

Mohammad ShahzadMohammad Shahzad
(Afghan)
Dwayne BravoDwayne Bravo
(Trinidadian)
Ajit AgarkarAjit Agarkar
(Indian)