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List of famous male cricketers, listed by their level of prominence with photos when available. This greatest male cricketers list contains the most prominent and top males known for being cricketers. There are thousand of males working as cricketers in the world, but this list highlights only the most notable ones. Historic cricketers have worked hard to become the best that they can be, so if you're a male aspiring to be a cricketer then the people below should give you inspiration.

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While this isn't a list of all male cricketers, it does answer the questions "Who are the most famous male cricketers?" and "Who are the best male cricketers?"
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Stephen Moore is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Male Cricketers
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Stephen Colin Moore is a retired English cricketer. Moore is a right-handed opening batsman who played first-class cricket most recently for Derbyshire County Cricket Club in 2014. He previously played for Worcestershire from 2003 until 2009 and Lancashire County Cricket Club from 2009 until 2013. ...more

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Age: 35

Birthplace: Gauteng, Johannesburg, Africa, South Africa

Profession: Cricketer

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#21 on Famous People Named Steve & Steven

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Sachin Tendulkar is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Male Cricketers
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Sachin Tendulkar is a former Indian cricketer and captain, widely acknowledged as one of the greatest cricketers of all time and by many as the greatest batsman of all time. He took up cricket at the age of eleven, made his Test debut on 15 November 1989 against Pakistan in Karachi at the age of ...more

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Age: 42

Birthplace: Mumbai, India

Profession: Cricketer

Credits: Stumped, India vs. Pakistan: Stars of India

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#418 on The Best Athletes of All Time

#2 on The Greatest Cricketers

#88 on The Greatest Out of Shape Athletes in Sports

#1 on The Best Cricket Player of the 21st Century

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Kapil Dev is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Male Cricketers
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Kapil Dev Ramlal Nikhanj, better known as Kapil Dev, is a former Indian cricketer. He captained the Indian cricket team which won the 1983 Cricket World Cup. Named by Wisden as the Indian Cricketer of the Century in 2002, Kapil Dev is one of the greatest all-rounders of all time. He was also India's ...more

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Age: 56

Birthplace: Chandigarh, India

Profession: Cricketer, Coach, Actor

Credits: Mujhse Shaadi Karogi, Iqbal, Stumped, Adhisaya Manithan Aryan: Unbreakable, + more

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#33 on The Greatest Cricketers

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Samuel Beckett is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Male Cricketers
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Samuel Barclay Beckett was an Irish avant-garde novelist, playwright, theatre director, and poet, who lived in Paris for most of his adult life and wrote in both English and French. His work offers a bleak, tragicomic outlook on human nature, often coupled with black comedy and gallows ...more

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Age: Died at 83 (1906-1989)

Birthplace: Foxrock, Republic of Ireland

Profession: Theatre Director, Poet, Cricketer, Novelist Author, + more

Credits: Film, Zero, Waiting for Godot, Play

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#94 on The Best Writers of All Time

#49 on The Best Novelists of All Time

#518 on The Greatest Minds of All Time

#4 on The Greatest Playwrights in History

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Sunil Gavaskar is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Male Cricketers
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Sunil Manohar "Sunny" Gavaskar is an Indian former cricketer who played during the 1970s and 1980s for the Bombay cricket team and Indian national team. Widely regarded as one of the greatest opening batsmen in cricket history, Gavaskar set world records during his career for the most Test runs and ...more

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Age: 66

Birthplace: Mumbai, India

Profession: Cricketer

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#36 on The Greatest Cricketers

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Hansie Cronje is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Male Cricketers
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Wessel Johannes "Hansie" Cronje was a South African cricketer and captain of the South African national cricket team in the 1990s. He died in a plane crash in 2002. He was voted the 11th greatest South African in 2004 despite having been banned for life from professional cricket for his role in a ...more

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Age: Died at 33 (1969-2002)

Birthplace: Bloemfontein, Free State, Africa, South Africa

Profession: Cricketer

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#65 on The Greatest Cricketers

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Donald Bradman is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Male Cricketers
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Sir Donald George Bradman, AC, often referred to as "The Don", was an Australian cricketer, widely acknowledged as the greatest Test batsman of all time. Bradman's career Test batting average of 99.94 is often cited as the greatest achievement by any sportsman in any major sport. The story that the ...more

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Age: Died at 93 (1908-2001)

Birthplace: Cootamundra, Australia

Profession: Cricketer

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#318 on The Best Athletes of All Time

#1 on The Greatest Cricketers

#30 on Famous People Named Donald or Don

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Imran Khan is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Male Cricketers
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Imran Khan is a Pakistani politician and former cricketer. He played international cricket for two decades in the late twentieth century and, after retiring, entered politics. Besides his political activism, Khan is also a philanthropist, cricket commentator, chancellor of the University of Bradford ...more

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Age: 63

Birthplace: Lahore, Pakistan

Profession: Politician, Cricketer

Credits: Jaane Tu... Ya Jaane Na, Delhi Belly, I Hate Luv Storys, Mere Brother Ki Dulhan

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#1765 on The Best Athletes of All Time

#114 on The Most Important Leaders in World History

#11 on The Greatest Cricketers

#31 on Who Should Have Been TIME's 2014 Person of the Year?

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