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Famous Athletes from Barbados

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List of the most popular, renowned or famous athletes from Barbados. List includes the most notable athletes from Barbados, along with photos when available. This list of Barbadian athletes is alphabetical, but can be sorted by any column and answers the question "what famous athletes are from Barbados?". You can click on the names of the famous athletes from Barbados in order to get more information about each one. A list made up of athletes like Garfield Sobers and Roy Marshall. You can use the athletes in this list to create a new list, re-rank it to fit your views, then share it on Facebook, Twitter or any other social networks you belong to. {#nodes}
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    Sir Garfield St Aubrun Sobers, AO, OCC (born 28 July 1936), also known as Gary or Garry Sobers, is a former cricketer who played for the West Indies between 1954 and 1974. A highly skilled bowler, an...  more
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    Malcolm Denzil Marshall (18 April 1958 – 4 November 1999) was a West Indian cricketer. Primarily a fast bowler, Marshall is regarded as one of the greatest and finest pacemen ever to have played Test...  more
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    Cuthbert Gordon Greenidge (born 1 May 1951) is a Barbadian former first-class cricketer, who played Tests and One Day Internationals for 17 years for West Indies. In 2009, Greenidge was inducted...  more
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    Joel Garner (born 16 December 1952), also known as "Big Joel" or "Big Bird", is a former West Indian cricketer, and a member of the highly regarded late 1970s and early 1980s West Indies cricket...  more
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    Sir Frank Mortimer Maglinne Worrell (1 August 1924 – 13 March 1967), sometimes referred to by his nickname of Tae, was a West Indies cricketer and Jamaican senator. A stylish right-handed batsman and...  more
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    Sir Everton DeCourcy Weekes, KCMG, GCM, OBE (born 26 February 1925) is a leading former West Indian cricketer. Along with Frank Worrell and Clyde Walcott, he formed what was known as "The Three Ws"...  more
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    Sir Clyde Leopold Walcott KA, GCM (17 January 1926 – 26 August 2006) was a West Indian cricketer. Walcott was a member of the "three W's", the other two being Everton Weekes and Frank Worrell: all...  more
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    Fidel Henderson Edwards (born 6 February 1982) is a West Indian cricketer, who plays all formats of the game. A pace bowler, his round-arm action "not unlike" that of former fast bowler Jeff Thomson....  more
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    Tino la Bertram Best (born 26 August 1981) is a West Indian cricketer. Since 2002, he has played domestic cricket for his native Barbados, with a season at English club Yorkshire in 2010. Best made...  more
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    Desmond Leo Haynes (born 15 February 1956) is a West Indian cricketer and cricket coach. He was a Wisden Cricketer of the Year in 1991. Haynes formed a formidable partnership with Gordon Greenidge...  more
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    Dwayne Romel Smith (born 12 April 1983) is a former Barbadian international cricketer who has represented the West Indies in all three formats of the game. A (part-time) all-rounder, he is known as...  more
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    Floyd Lamonte Reifer (born 23 July 1972) is a Barbadian cricketer. He is a left-handed middle-order batsman and a right-arm medium pace bowler. Reifer has played six Tests and eight One Day...  more
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    Ottis Delroy Gibson (born 16 March 1969) is a Barbadian cricket coach and former cricketer who played for the West Indies cricket team. From 2010-2014, Gibson was the head coach for the West Indies,...  more
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    Ryan O'Neal Hinds (born 17 February 1981) is a West Indian cricketer. He is a left-hand batsman and a slow left-arm orthodox bowler. Hinds made his debut for Barbados during the 1998 Commonwealth...  more
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    Sylvester Theophilus Clarke (11 December 1954 – 4 December 1999) was a West Indian cricketer who played 11 Tests and 10 One Day Internationals....  more
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    Gladstone Cleophas Small (born 18 October 1961) is an English former cricketer, who played in seventeen Test matches and fifty three One Day Internationals (ODIs) for England. The cricket writer...  more
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    Sulieman Jamaal Benn (born 22 July 1981 in Saint James, Barbados) is a West Indian cricketer who plays international cricket for the West Indies and first-class cricket for Barbados. Benn debuted in...  more
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    Kemar Andre Jamal Roach (born 30 June 1988) is a Barbadian international cricketer who plays for the West Indies. He played in the 2006 U-19 Cricket World Cup in Sri Lanka and has represented the...  more
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    Charles Anthony "Tony" Reid (born 9 April 1962) is a Barbados-born American former cricketer. A right-handed batsman and right-arm medium pace bowler, he played for the United States national cricket...  more
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    Obadele “Oba” Thompson (born 30 March 1976) is a Barbados-born Olympic medalist in track and field, lawyer, author, and speaker. He won Barbados’ first and only Olympic medal as an independent...  more
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    Roland Butcher (born Roland Orlando Butcher, 14 October 1953, Saint Philip, Barbados) is a former English cricketer, who played in three Tests and three ODIs from 1980 to 1981. He is recognised as...  more
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    Arthur Sydney "Bill" Hendy (1912 - 9 September 1973) is a Canadian former cricketer. He was a left-handed batsman and a left-arm spin bowler. He played four first-class for Canada between 1951 and...  more
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    Baltimore Ravens

    BirthplaceSaint Michael Parish, Barbados



    Ramon Harewood (born 3 February 1987) is a former Barbadian American football offensive tackle. He played college football at Morehouse College in Atlanta, Georgia, was drafted in the 6th Round of...  more
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    Dagenham & Redbridge F.C.

    BirthplaceBridgetown, Barbados

    NationalityBarbados, United Kingdom, England

    PositionForward, Midfielder

    Jonathan David Nurse (born 28 March 1981) is a Barbadian footballer who is first-team coach at Metropolitan Police. Nurse began his career at Sutton United in 2003, spending a season with the club...  more
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    Galway United




    Alvin Rouse (born 13 August 1982) is a Barbadian footballer who plays as a goalkeeper for Fivemiletown United F.C.....  more