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Famous Athletes from Guyana

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List of famous athletes from Guyana, listed alphabetically with photos when available. Guyana has seen some very talented athletes over the years, many of who have gone on to represent their country in the Olympics. These are some of the best Guyana athletes of all time, so if you're a native of Guyana and are aspiring to compete in sports professionally then these are people you should look up to. If you're searching for a particular popular athlete from Guyana then you can use the "search" box to find who you're looking for.

With athletes ranging from Narsingh Deonarine to George Learmond, this is a great starting point for a list of your favorites.

This list answers the questions, "Who are the greatest Guyana athletes?" and "Which athletes are from Guyana?"

You can click on the names of these legendary athletes of Guyana in order to get more information about each one.
  • 1
    Clive Hubert Lloyd (born 31 August 1944) is a former West Indies cricketer. In 1971 he was... more on Wikipedia
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    Shivnarine Chanderpaul (born 16 August 1974) is a Guyanese cricketer of Indian descent and... more on Wikipedia
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    Clairmonte Christopher Lewis (born 14 February 1968) is an English former cricketer, who... more on Wikipedia
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    Narsingh Deonarine (born 16 August 1983) is a West Indian Guyanese cricketer of Indian descent.
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    Carl Llewellyn Hooper (born 15 December 1966) is a former West Indian cricket player and a... more on Wikipedia
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    Sewnarine Chattergoon (born 3 April 1981) is a Guyanese cricketer of Indian descent (most... more on Wikipedia
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    Steve J Massiah (born 21 June 1979) is a Guyana-born American cricketer. A right-handed... more on Wikipedia
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    Sunil Dhaniram

    Sunil Dhaniram (born 17 October 1968) is a former Canadian cricketer and a former captain, who... more on Wikipedia
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    Devendra Bishoo (born 6 November 1985) is a Guyanese cricketer, who plays all formats of the... more on Wikipedia
  • 10
    Alexander "Alex" Bunbury (born 18 June 1967) is a Canadian retired soccer player who played as... more on Wikipedia
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    Travis Dowlin

    Travis Montague Dowlin (born 24 February 1977) is a cricketer who has represented Guyana, West... more on Wikipedia
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    Abdool Mudassar Samad (born May 3, 1979) is a Guyana-born Canadian cricketer. He has played in... more on Wikipedia
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    Danny Ramnarais

    Kacamchand "Danny" Ramnarais (born 20 June 1964 in Guyana) was a Guyanese and Canadian cricket... more on Wikipedia
  • 14

    Derick Etwaroo

    Derick Etwaroo (born 6 January 1964 in Guyana) was a member of the Canadian cricket team from... more on Wikipedia
  • 15
    Rupert Roopnaraine (born 31 January 1943) is a Guyanese cricketer, writer, and politician.
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    Richard Reynolds

    Guyana national football team
    Richard Reynolds is a Guyana footballer who currently plays for SV Nishan 42 in the SVB... more on Wikipedia
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    Aliann Tabitha Omalara Pompey (born 9 March 1978) is a Guyanese sprinter who specializes in... more on Wikipedia
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    Rawle Marshall

    Rawle Junior Kalomo Marshall (born February 20, 1982) is a Guyanese-American professional... more on Wikipedia
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    Shawn Beveney

    Caledonia AIA
    Shawn Beveney (born 27 March 1982) is a Guyanese footballer who plays for Haringey Borough... more on Wikipedia
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    Kris Camacho

    Alpha United FC
    Kris Camacho is a Guyanese footballer who plays for Alpha United FC.
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    Andrew Murray

    Guyana national football team
    Andrew Murray is a Guyanese footballer who plays for Alpha United FC.
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    Ivan Vivian Harris (born June 17, 1978) is a Guyanese professional boxer who held the WBA... more on Wikipedia
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    Wayne Braithwaite

    Wayne Braithwaite (born August 9, 1975) is a Guyanese former professional boxer who competed... more on Wikipedia
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    Andrew Lewis

    Andrew Lewis (December 14, 1970 – May 4, 2015) was a Guyanese professional boxer in the... more on Wikipedia
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    Randolph Jerome

    Cleveland City Stars
    Randolph Jerome (born February 2, 1978) is a Guyanese soccer player who currently plays for... more on Wikipedia