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)
Ambati RayuduAmbati Rayudu
(Indian)

Hardik PandyaHardik Pandya
(Indian)
Arthur Conan DoyleArthur Conan Doyle
(British)
Shane WatsonShane Watson
(Australian)

Kane WilliamsonKane Williamson
(New Zealander)
Sunil NarineSunil Narine
(Trinidadian)
Stuart BinnyStuart Binny
(Indian)

Shreyas IyerShreyas Iyer
(Indian)
Gautam GambhirGautam Gambhir
(Indian)
Dwayne BravoDwayne Bravo
(Trinidadian)

Sanju SamsonSanju Samson
(Indian)
Murali VijayMurali Vijay
(Indian)
Bishan Singh BediBishan Singh Bedi
(Indian)

Rahul DravidRahul Dravid
(Indian)
Sourav GangulySourav Ganguly
(Indian)
Virender SehwagVirender Sehwag
(Indian)

Mansoor Ali Khan PataudiMansoor Ali Khan Pataudi
(Indian)
Shahid AfridiShahid Afridi
(Australian,Pakistani)
Ravichandran AshwinRavichandran Ashwin
(Indian)

Ravindra JadejaRavindra Jadeja
(Indian)
Shane WarneShane Warne
(Australian)
Irfan PathanIrfan Pathan
(Indian)

Harbhajan SinghHarbhajan Singh
(Indian)
Mohammad AzharuddinMohammad Azharuddin
(Indian)
Mithali RajMithali Raj
(Indian)

Wasim AkramWasim Akram
(Pakistani)
Viv RichardsViv Richards
(Antiguan)
Yusuf PathanYusuf Pathan
(Indian)

Kevin PietersenKevin Pietersen
(South African)
Phillip HughesPhillip Hughes
(Australian)
Brian LaraBrian Lara
(Trinidadian)

Faf du PlessisFaf du Plessis
(South African)
Brendon McCullumBrendon McCullum
(New Zealander)
Washington SundarWashington Sundar
(Indian)

Navjot Singh SidhuNavjot Singh Sidhu
(Indian)
Ricky PontingRicky Ponting
(Australian)
Manish PandeyManish Pandey
(Indian)

Zaheer KhanZaheer Khan
(Indian)
Ben StokesBen Stokes
(British)
Muttiah MuralitharanMuttiah Muralitharan
(Sri Lankan)

Umesh YadavUmesh Yadav
(Indian)
Yuzvendra ChahalYuzvendra Chahal
(Indian)
Anil KumbleAnil Kumble
(Indian)

Parthiv PatelParthiv Patel
(Indian)
Kumar SangakkaraKumar Sangakkara
(Sri Lankan)
Shoaib MalikShoaib Malik
(Australian)

Brett LeeBrett Lee
(Australian,New Zealander)
Karun NairKarun Nair
(Indian)
Shardul ThakurShardul Thakur
(Indian)

Shoaib AkhtarShoaib Akhtar
(Pakistani)
V. V. S. LaxmanV. V. S. Laxman
(Indian)
Robin UthappaRobin Uthappa
(Indian)

Tejashwi YadavTejashwi Yadav
(Indian)
Hashim AmlaHashim Amla
(South African)
Stephen FlemingStephen Fleming
(New Zealander)

Imran TahirImran Tahir
(South African)
Roger BinnyRoger Binny
(Indian)
Adam GilchristAdam Gilchrist
(Australian)

Jasprit BumrahJasprit Bumrah
(Indian)
Douglas BaderDouglas Bader
(British)
Imran AbbasImran Abbas
(Pakistani)

S. SreesanthS. Sreesanth
(Indian)
Mohammad AmirMohammad Amir
(Pakistani)
Lasith MalingaLasith Malinga
(Sri Lankan)

Jacques KallisJacques Kallis
(South African)
Morné MorkelMorné Morkel
(South African)
Ravi ShastriRavi Shastri
(Indian)

Dale SteynDale Steyn
(South African)
Krishnamachari SrikkanthKrishnamachari Srikkanth
(Indian)
Vinod KambliVinod Kambli
(Indian)

Mitchell StarcMitchell Starc
(Australian)
Ajay JadejaAjay Jadeja
(Indian)
Mohammad KaifMohammad Kaif
(Indian)

Mohammed ShamiMohammed Shami
(Indian)
Hansie CronjeHansie Cronje
(South African)
Kieron PollardKieron Pollard
(Australian)