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

Kagiso Rabada Kagiso Rabada
South African

AB de Villiers AB de Villiers
South African
Brian Lara Brian Lara
Trinidadian

Aaron Finch Aaron Finch
Australian, New Zealander

Glenn Maxwell Glenn Maxwell
Australian

Chris Gayle Chris Gayle
Jamaican

Ellyse Perry Ellyse Perry
Australian

Kane Williamson Kane Williamson
New Zealander

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Hansie Cronje Hansie Cronje
South African

Usman Khawaja Usman Khawaja
Australian, Pakistani

Steve Smith Steve Smith
Australian

David Warner David Warner
Australian

MS DhoniMS Dhoni
Indian

Hardik PandyaHardik Pandya
Indian

Jasprit BumrahJasprit Bumrah
Indian

Sourav GangulySourav Ganguly
Indian

Andrew FlintoffAndrew Flintoff
British
Stuart BroadStuart Broad
British

Yuzvendra ChahalYuzvendra Chahal
Indian
Viv RichardsViv Richards
Antiguan

Shreyas IyerShreyas Iyer
Indian

Lasith MalingaLasith Malinga
Sri Lankan
Arthur Conan DoyleArthur Conan Doyle
British

Ben StokesBen Stokes
British
Mohammad AzharuddinMohammad Azharuddin
Indian

Mansoor Ali Khan PataudiMansoor Ali Khan Pataudi
Indian

Danish KaneriaDanish Kaneria
Pakistani

Kedar JadhavKedar Jadhav
Indian

Virender SehwagVirender Sehwag
Indian
Mithali RajMithali Raj
Indian

Kuldeep YadavKuldeep Yadav
Indian

Alastair CookAlastair Cook
British

Ravindra JadejaRavindra Jadeja
Indian
Kumar SangakkaraKumar Sangakkara
Sri Lankan

Raman LambaRaman Lamba
Indian
Phillip HughesPhillip Hughes
Australian

Rahul DravidRahul Dravid
Indian

Ravichandran AshwinRavichandran Ashwin
Indian
Ambati RayuduAmbati Rayudu
Indian

Muttiah MuralitharanMuttiah Muralitharan
Sri Lankan
Parthiv PatelParthiv Patel
Indian

Mohammed ShamiMohammed Shami
Indian

Kieron PollardKieron Pollard
Australian
Mickey ArthurMickey Arthur
South African

Liton DasLiton Das
Bangladeshi
Sanath JayasuriyaSanath Jayasuriya
Sri Lankan

Mashrafe MortazaMashrafe Mortaza
Bangladeshi

Mohammad KaifMohammad Kaif
Indian

Shane WarneShane Warne
Australian
Mitchell StarcMitchell Starc
Australian
Mohammad NabiMohammad Nabi
Afghan

Navjot Singh SidhuNavjot Singh Sidhu
Indian

Zaheer KhanZaheer Khan
Indian

Gautam GambhirGautam Gambhir
Indian
Shahid AfridiShahid Afridi
Australian, Pakistani

Isa GuhaIsa Guha
British

Anil KumbleAnil Kumble
Indian

Ricky PontingRicky Ponting
Australian

Ishant SharmaIshant Sharma
Indian
Wasim AkramWasim Akram
Pakistani

Ravi ShastriRavi Shastri
Indian
Manish PandeyManish Pandey
Indian

Shoaib AkhtarShoaib Akhtar
Pakistani
Sanju SamsonSanju Samson
Indian
Mushfiqur RahimMushfiqur Rahim
Bangladeshi