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List of famous cricket players from Australia, listed alphabetically with photos of the players when available. Australia has produced some very talented cricket players over the years, including slips, sweepers and wicket-keepers. These are some of the best Australian cricket players to ever live, so if you're a native of Australia and are aspiring to play cricket professionally then these people should be your idols. If you're searching for a particular popular cricket player from Australia then you can use the "search" box to find who you're looking for.

List players include Raymond Kingshott, Percival Penman and more.

This list answers the questions, "Who are the greatest Australian cricket players?" and "Which cricket players are from Australia?"

You can click on the names of these legendary cricket players of Australia in order to get more information about each one. If you play cricket or just love the sport then use this list of talented Australian cricket players to find some athletes you haven't heard of before.

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Aaron Bird is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Cricket Players from Australia
Aaron Bird age 34 Aaron Christopher Bird is an Australian cricketer who currently plays first-class cricket for the New South Wales Blues. He is a right-handed batsman and a right-arm fast bowler. Bird arrived ...more

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Aaron Finch is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Cricket Players from Australia
Aaron Finch age 31 Aaron James Finch is an Australian cricketer who plays for Yorkshire Vikings, Mumbai Indians, Sunrisers Hyderabad, Victoria, the Melbourne Renegades and the Australia national cricket team. A ...more

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Aaron Redmond is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Cricket Players from Australia
Aaron Redmond age 38 Aaron James Redmond is an Australian-born New Zealand international cricketer. He was a member of the Otago cricket team, competing in the State Championship, State Shield and State Twenty20 ...more

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Adam Dale is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Cricket Players from Australia
Adam Dale age 49 Adam Craig Dale is a former Australian cricketer who played in 2 Tests and 30 ODIs from 1997 to 2000. He represented the Wynnum-Manly Cricket Club in Brisbane. From a short, ambling run-up, Dale ...more

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Adam Gilchrist is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Cricket Players from Australia
Adam Gilchrist age 46 Adam Craig Gilchrist, AM, nicknamed "Gilly" or "Churchy", is a former Australian cricketer and one of the most explosive batsmen in world cricket. He was the captain of ...more

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Adam Hollioake is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Cricket Players from Australia
Adam Hollioake age 46 Adam John Hollioake is a professional athlete who is the only international cricketer to compete professionally as a Mixed Martial Artist. He has also competed as a professional boxer. However ...more

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Adam Voges is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Cricket Players from Australia
Adam Voges age 38 Adam Charles Voges is an Australian cricketer who is the current captain of Middlesex in first-class cricket and Western Australia at domestic level, having also played at both One Day ...more

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Affie Jarvis is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Cricket Players from Australia
Affie Jarvis Died at 73 (1860-1933) Arthur Harwood Jarvis was an Australian wicket-keeper who played for Australia and South Australia. His Test cricket debut was against England at the MCG on 15 January 1885 and his last Test was ...more

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Aiden Blizzard is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Cricket Players from Australia
Aiden Blizzard age 33 Aiden Craig Blizzard is an Australian cricketer who is a member of the Tasmanian Tigers side. An aggressive left-handed batsman, he hit 89 from 38 balls on his Twenty20 debut for the Victorian ...more

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Alan Connolly is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Cricket Players from Australia
Alan Connolly age 78 Alan Norman Connolly is a former Australian cricketer who played in 29 Tests and one ODI from 1963 to 1971. Connolly was a fast bowler early in his career, but slowed his pace to increase his ...more

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Alan Davidson is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Cricket Players from Australia
Alan Davidson age 88 Alan Keith Davidson, AM, MBE is a former Australian cricketer of the 1950s and 1960s. He was an all rounder: a hard-hitting lower-order left-handed batsman, and an outstanding left-arm ...more

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Alan Dowding is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Cricket Players from Australia
Alan Dowding age 88 Alan Lorimer Dowding is a former Australian first-class cricketer who played with Oxford University, the Marylebone Cricket Club, the Commonwealth XI and Free Foresters. Dowding gave up a ...more

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Alan Fairfax is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Cricket Players from Australia
Alan Fairfax Died at 49 (1906-1955) Alan Geoffrey Fairfax was an Australian cricketer who played in 10 Tests from 1929 to 1931.

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Alan Hurst is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Cricket Players from Australia
Alan Hurst age 67 Alan George Hurst is a former Australian cricketer who played in twelve Tests and eight ODIs between 1975 and 1979. A muscular, broad-shouldered man with a shock of dark hair and a big ...more

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Alan Kippax is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Cricket Players from Australia
Alan Kippax Died at 75 (1897-1972) Alan Falconer Kippax was a cricketer for New South Wales and Australia. Regarded as one of the great stylists of Australian cricket during the era between the two World Wars, Kippax overcame a ...more

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Alan Thomson is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Cricket Players from Australia
Alan Thomson age 72 Alan Lloyd "Froggy" Thomson, a school teacher, is a former Australian cricketer and Australian rules football umpire. He played District cricket with the Fitzroy Cricket Club, and took ...more

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Alan Turner is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Cricket Players from Australia
Alan Turner age 67 Alan Turner is a former Australian cricketer. He was a left-handed batsman who played for New South Wales from 1968 until retirement in 1978. He scored over 5,700 runs as a stocky opener with a ...more

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Albert Hartkopf is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Cricket Players from Australia
Albert Hartkopf Died at 79 (1889-1968) Albert Ernst Victor Hartkopf was an Australian sportsman who played Test cricket for Australia and Australian rules football for Melbourne University Football Club. Born in North Fitzroy, ...more

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Albert Trott is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Cricket Players from Australia
Albert Trott Died at 41 (1873-1914) Albert Edwin Trott was a Test cricketer for both Australia and England. He was named as one of the Wisden Cricketers of the Year in 1899. He is believed to be the only batsman to have struck a ...more

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Alec Hurwood is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Cricket Players from Australia
Alec Hurwood Died at 80 (1902-1982) Alexander Hurwood, known as Alec, was an Australian cricketer who played in 2 Tests from 1930 to 1931. Renowned for his odd bowling style — taking only a couple of steps before delivering the ...more

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Alex Blackwell is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Cricket Players from Australia
Alex Blackwell age 34 Alexandra Joy Blackwell is a professional cricketer who plays for New South Wales and Australia as a specialist batsman. Her identical twin sister Kate has also played for Australia. Blackwell ...more

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Alex Cusack is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Cricket Players from Australia
Alex Cusack age 37 Alex Richard Cusack is an Australian-born Irish cricketer. A club cricketer for Clontarf, Cusack was a carpenter by trade until he was granted a professional contract with the Irish Cricket ...more

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Alfred Eckhold is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Cricket Players from Australia
Alfred Eckhold Died at 46 (1885-1931) Alfred George Eckhold was a New Zealand sportsman who played first-class cricket for Otago and represented the All-Blacks at rugby union.

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Alfred Marr is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Cricket Players from Australia
Alfred Marr Died at 78 (1862-1940) Alfred Percy Marr was an Australian cricketer who played in one Test in 1885.

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Alfred Ryan is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Cricket Players from Australia
Alfred Ryan Died at 86 (1904-1990) Alfred James 'Bulla' Ryan was an Australian sportsman. He represented South Australia at both first-class cricket and Australian rules football. His cricket was played mostly in the Sheffield ...more

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Algy Gehrs is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous Cricket Players from Australia
Algy Gehrs Died at 73 (1880-1953) Donald Raeburn Algernon Gehrs was an Australian sportsman who played Test cricket and Australian rules football for South Adelaide and North Adelaide Football Clubs. Described as "Tall, ...more

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Alister McDermott is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous Cricket Players from Australia
Alister McDermott age 26 Alister Craig McDermott is an Australian cricketer who plays for Queensland in Australian domestic cricket. He made his Queensland List A debut on 11 October 2009 against Western Australia, and ...more

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Allan Border is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous Cricket Players from Australia
Allan Border age 62 Allan Robert Border AO is an Australian former cricketer. A batsman, Border was for many years the captain of the Australian team. His playing nickname was "A.B.". He played 156 Test ...more

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Alpin Thomson is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous Cricket Players from Australia
Alpin Thomson Died at 67 (1893-1960) Alpin Erroll Thomson DSC played first-class cricket for Somerset and the Royal Navy cricket team in 1922 and 1923. He also played international rugby union for Scotland. He was born in Perth, ...more

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Alyssa Healy is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous Cricket Players from Australia
Alyssa Healy age 27 Alyssa Jean Healy is a cricketer who plays for New South Wales and the Australian women's team. She made her international debut in February 2010. A right-handed batsman and wicket-keeper, she ...more

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Andrew Hilditch is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous Cricket Players from Australia
Andrew Hilditch age 61 Andrew Mark Jefferson Hilditch is a former Australian cricketer who played in 18 Tests and 8 ODIs from 1979 to 1985. He played for New South Wales from 1977 to 1981 and for South Australia from ...more

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Edmund Hayes is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous Cricket Players from Australia
Edmund Hayes Edmund Hayes QC, was an Irish judge. In 1858 he became Solicitor-General for Ireland.

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Andrew Johns is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous Cricket Players from Australia
Andrew Johns age 43 Andrew Gary "Joey" Johns is an Australian former professional rugby league footballer of the 1990s and 2000s, considered by many to be the greatest player of all time. Hailed as the ...more

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Andrew McDonald is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous Cricket Players from Australia
Andrew McDonald age 36 Andrew Barry McDonald is an Australian Test cricketer who plays for South Australian Redbacks, and who made his Test debut in Sydney on 3 January 2009, against South Africa. McDonald also ...more

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Andrew Scott is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous Cricket Players from Australia
Andrew Scott age 57 Andrew William Scott was an Australian cricketer. Scott was a right-handed batsman who bowled right-arm fast-medium. He was born in Geelong, Victoria. Scott made his debut for Durham against ...more

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Andrew Symonds is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous Cricket Players from Australia
Andrew Symonds age 42 Andrew Symonds is a former Australian cricket team all-rounder. A two-time World Cup winner, Symonds is a right-handed middle order batsman and alternates between medium pace and off-spin ...more

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Andrew Zesers is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous Cricket Players from Australia
Andrew Zesers age 50 Andris Karlis Zesers is a former Australian cricketer. He played as a right-arm specialist fast bowler. The son of a Latvian-born construction worker, Zesers ascended quickly to first-class ...more

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Andrew Belsak is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous Cricket Players from Australia
Andrew Belsak age 46 Andrew John Belsak is a former Australian cricketer. Belsak was a right-handed batsman who bowled right-arm medium pace. He was born at Launceston, Tasmania. Belsak played a single List A match ...more

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Andy Bichel is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous Cricket Players from Australia
Andy Bichel age 47 Andy Bichel is a retired Australian cricket player and is the bowling coach of the Chennai Super Kings for the Indian Premier League. Primarily a seam bowler, his style is right arm medium fast. ...more

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Anne Gordon is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous Cricket Players from Australia
Anne Gordon age 76 Dorothy Anne Gordon played nine Women's Test matches and eight Women's one-day internationals for Australia. She was the captain of the Australian Women's Cricket Team in 1976. Gordon lived and ...more

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Anthony Stuart is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous Cricket Players from Australia
Anthony Stuart age 47 Anthony Mark Stuart is a former Australian, New South Wales, and Canberran cricketer. Stuart played in three One Day Internationals in the 1996–97 Carlton & United One Day triangular series ...more

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Arthur Chipperfield is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous Cricket Players from Australia
Arthur Chipperfield Died at 82 (1905-1987) Arthur Gordon Chipperfield was an Australian cricketer who played in 14 Tests from 1934 to 1938. He is one of only three players to make 99 on his Test match debut. Arthur was the eldest son of ...more

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Arthur Hoskings is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous Cricket Players from Australia
Arthur Hoskings Died at 47 (1872-1919) Arthur W Hoskings was an American and Australian cricketer. He was a right-handed batsman. He played one first-class match for Western Australia in April 1899. He later settled in the USA, and ...more

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Arthur Mailey is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous Cricket Players from Australia
Arthur Mailey Died at 81 (1886-1967) Arthur Alfred Mailey was an Australian cricketer who played in 21 Test matches between 1920 and 1926. Mailey used leg-break and googly bowling, taking 99 Test wickets, including 36 in the ...more

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Arthur Morris is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous Cricket Players from Australia
Arthur Morris age 95 Arthur Robert Morris MBE is a former Australian cricketer who played 46 Test matches between 1946 and 1955. An opener, Morris is regarded as one of Australia's greatest left-handed batsmen. He ...more

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Arthur Richardson is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous Cricket Players from Australia
Arthur Richardson Died at 85 (1888-1973) Arthur John Richardson was an Australian Test cricketer who played nine Tests for Australia. He played four Tests in 1924–25 against the touring English team, and toured England in 1926, playing ...more

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Ashley Mallett is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous Cricket Players from Australia
Ashley Mallett age 72 Ashley Alexander Mallett is a former Australian cricketer who played in 38 Tests and 9 One Day Internationals between 1968 and 1980. Until Nathan Lyon, he was Australia's most successful off ...more

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Ashley Noffke is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous Cricket Players from Australia
Ashley Noffke age 40 Ashley Allan Noffke is a former Australian professional cricketer who played domestically for Queensland and Western Australia. Noffke, who primarily plays as a right-arm fast-medium bowler, ...more

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Ashley Woodcock is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous Cricket Players from Australia
Ashley Woodcock age 70 Ashley James Woodcock is a former Australian cricketer who played in one official Test and one ODI in 1974, though he also appeared for Australia against a Rest of the World XI in 1971/72. A ...more

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Aub Carrigan is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous Cricket Players from Australia
Aub Carrigan Died at 95 (1917-2012) Aubrey Herbert Carrigan was an Australian first-class cricketer who played with Queensland in the Sheffield Shield. He was born at Zillmere, Queensland.