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List of famous cricket players from Barbados, listed alphabetically with photos of the players when available. Barbados has produced some very talented cricket players over the years, including slips, sweepers and wicket-keepers. These are some of the best Barbados cricket players to ever live, so if you're a native of Barbados 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 Barbados then you can use the "search" box to find who you're looking for.

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Arthur Hendy is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Cricket Players from Barbados
Arthur Hendy Died at 61 (1912-1973) Arthur Sydney "Bill" Hendy is a former Canadian cricketer. He was a left-handed batsman and a left-arm spin bowler. He played four first-class for Canada between 1951 and 1954, taking ...more

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Barrington Yearwood is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Cricket Players from Barbados
Barrington Yearwood age 32 Barrington Bjorn Beckenbauer Yearwood is a Barbadian cricketer, similar in his short build to West Indies international Tino Best. Yearwood has been described as "fabulously named" by ...more

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Carlos Brathwaite is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Cricket Players from Barbados
Carlos Brathwaite age 30 Carlos Brathwaite is a West Indian cricketer. He made his Twenty20 International debut for the West Indies against Bangladesh on 11 October 2011. He made his One Day International debut seven ...more

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Chris Jordan is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Cricket Players from Barbados
Chris Jordan age 30 Christopher James Jordan is an English cricketer. He is a right-arm fast-medium bowler and a middle-order right-handed batsman. He often fields at slip.

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Clyde Walcott is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Cricket Players from Barbados
Clyde Walcott Died at 80 (1926-2006) Sir Clyde Leopold Walcott, KA, GCM was a West Indian cricketer. Walcott was a member of the "three W's", the other two being Everton Weekes and Frank Worrell: all were very successful ...more

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Conrad Hunte is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Cricket Players from Barbados
Conrad Hunte Died at 67 (1932-1999) Sir Conrad Cleophas Hunte, KA was a Barbadian cricketer. Hunte played 44 Test matches as an opening batsman for the West Indies.

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Dale Richards is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Cricket Players from Barbados
Dale Richards age 42 Dale Maurice Richards is a West Indian international cricketer who plays first class cricket for Barbados. A right-handed batsman, Richards debuted in 1999/00. His highest first class score of ...more

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Denis Atkinson is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Cricket Players from Barbados
Denis Atkinson Died at 75 (1926-2001) Denis St Eval Atkinson was a West Indian cricketer who played 22 Test matches as an all-rounder, hitting 922 runs and taking 47 wickets. He also played first-class cricket for Barbados and ...more

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Dennis Archer is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Cricket Players from Barbados
Dennis Archer age 55 Dennis Archer is a Bermudian cricketer. He is a right-handed batsman and a right-arm medium-pace bowler. He made his debut for Bermuda against Trinidad & Tobago on 7 October 1998. He played ...more

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Derek Sealy is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Cricket Players from Barbados
Derek Sealy Died at 70 (1912-1982) James Edward Derrick Sealy was a West Indian cricketer who played in 11 Tests from 1930 to 1939. He made his Test debut at 17 years 122 days, and remains the youngest West Indian Test player. He ...more

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Desmond Haynes is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Cricket Players from Barbados
Desmond Haynes age 62 Desmond Leo Haynes 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 for the West Indies ...more

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Dwayne Smith is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Cricket Players from Barbados
Dwayne Smith age 35 Dwayne Romel Smith is a cricketer who has represented the West Indies. The all-rounder, he is known as an aggressive and powerful right-handed batsman, bowls medium pace, and is also an athletic ...more

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Elvis Reifer is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Cricket Players from Barbados
Elvis Reifer Died at 50 (1961-2011) Elvis Leroy Reifer was a West Indian cricketer. He was a left-handed batsman and bowled left-arm fast-medium. Reifer made his List A debut for Barbados in 1984. The same season he was signed by ...more

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Everton Weekes is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Cricket Players from Barbados
Everton Weekes age 93 Sir Everton DeCourcy Weekes, KCMG, GCM, OBE is a leading former West Indian cricketer. Along with Frank Worrell and Clyde Walcott, he formed what was known as "The Three Ws" of West

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Fidel Edwards is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Cricket Players from Barbados
Fidel Edwards age 36 Fidel Henderson Edwards is a West Indian cricketer and is the half brother of Pedro Collins. A pace bowler, his round-arm action greatly resembles that of former fast bowler Jeff Thomson. He was ...more

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Float Woods is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Cricket Players from Barbados
Float Woods Joseph 'Float' Woods was a coloured West Indian cricketer best known as a member of the 1900 West Indian tourists to England. He is reckoned to be the first of the coloured West Indian fast ...more

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Floyd Reifer is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Cricket Players from Barbados
Floyd Reifer age 46 Floyd Lamonte Reifer 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 Internationals for the ...more

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Frank Worrell is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Cricket Players from Barbados
Frank Worrell Died at 43 (1924-1967) Sir Frank Mortimer Maglinne Worrell, sometimes referred to by his nickname of Tae, was a West Indies cricketer and Jamaican senator. A stylish right-handed batsman and useful left-arm seam ...more

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Garfield Sobers is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Cricket Players from Barbados
Garfield Sobers age 82 Sir Garfield St Aubrun Sobers AO OCC, also known as Gary or Garry Sobers, is a former cricketer who played for the West Indies between 1954 and 1974, and is widely considered to be cricket's ...more

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Geoff Greenidge is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Cricket Players from Barbados
Geoff Greenidge age 70 Geoffrey Alan "Geoff" Greenidge is a former West Indian cricketer who played in five Tests from 1972 to 1973. His international career ended abruptly when he took part in a tour of ...more

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George Challenor is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Cricket Players from Barbados
George Challenor Died at 59 (1888-1947) George Challenor was a West Indian cricketer who was part of the first West Indies Test side. He was recognised as the first great West Indian batsman, his obituary in Wisden Cricketer's ...more

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George Francis is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Cricket Players from Barbados
George Francis Died at 45 (1897-1942) George Nathaniel Francis was a West Indian cricketer who played in West Indies' first Test in their inaugural Test tour of England. He was a fast bowler of renowned pace and was notably ...more

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Suryakiran is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Cricket Players from Barbados
Suryakiran Suryakiran is the husband of Kaveri.

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Gladstone Small is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Cricket Players from Barbados
Gladstone Small age 57 Gladstone Cleophas Small is an English former cricketer, who played in seventeen Tests and fifty three ODIs for England. The cricket writer Colin Bateman commented, "Gladstone Small ...more

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Gordon Greenidge is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Cricket Players from Barbados
Gordon Greenidge age 67 Cuthbert Gordon Greenidge MBE is a former member of the West Indies cricket team. Greenidge was an opening batsman for the West Indies. He began his Test career against India at M. Chinnaswamy ...more

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Hal Padmore is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous Cricket Players from Barbados
Hal Padmore Died at 68 (1927-1995) Hal Dacosta S. Padmore was a former Canadian cricketer. He was a right-handed batsman and right-arm medium pace bowler. He played three first-class matches for Canada between 1951 and 1954, ...more

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Hallam Moseley is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous Cricket Players from Barbados
Hallam Moseley age 70 Hallam Reynold Moseley is a former first-class cricketer who played for Somerset and Barbados in a career spanning from 1969 to 1982. He was a right-arm fast-medium pace bowler who, in the ...more

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Jason Holder is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous Cricket Players from Barbados
Jason Holder age 27 Jason Holder is a Barbados cricket player.

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Jefferson Jones is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous Cricket Players from Barbados
Jefferson Jones age 64 Jefferson Harcourt Jones is a Barbadian born former English cricketer. Jones was a right-handed batsman who bowled right-arm fast-medium. He was born at Christ Church, Barbados. Jones made his ...more

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Joel Garner is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous Cricket Players from Barbados
Joel Garner age 66 Joel Garner, 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 '80s West Indies cricket ...more

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John Goddard is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous Cricket Players from Barbados
John Goddard Died at 68 (1919-1987) John Douglas Claude Goddard OBE was a cricketer who captained the West Indies in 22 of his 27 Tests between 1948 and 1957.

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John Lucas is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous Cricket Players from Barbados
John Lucas Died at 86 (1922-2008) John Herman Lucas was a Barbados former West Indian and Canadian cricketer. He was a right-handed batsman and a right-arm off-break bowler. He began his career playing for Barbados, playing ...more

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Jonathan Carter is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous Cricket Players from Barbados
Jonathan Carter age 31 Jonathan Lyndon Carter is a cricketer who plays for Barbados. He is a left-handed batsman who also bowls right-arm medium pace. He first played for Barbados in 2007 in a List A match against ...more

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Joseph Williams is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous Cricket Players from Barbados
Joseph Williams age 44 Joseph Henderson Williams is a former Barbadian cricketer who played several matches for Barbados during the late 1990s. From the parish of Saint Philip, Williams represented the Barbados ...more

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Keith Bancroft is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous Cricket Players from Barbados
Keith Bancroft Died at 34 (1885-1919) Claude Keith Bancroft was a West Indian cricketer who toured with the second West Indian touring side to England in 1906 as their wicket-keeper. In 1904–05 he played for Barbados against Lord ...more

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Keith Boyce is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous Cricket Players from Barbados
Keith Boyce Died at 53 (1943-1996) Keith David Boyce was a cricketer who played 21 Tests and 8 One Day Internationals for the West Indies between 1971 and 1976. He died from the effects of chronic cirrhosis of the liver while ...more

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Kemar Roach is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous Cricket Players from Barbados
Kemar Roach age 30 Kemar Andre Jamal Roach is a Bajan cricketer. He played in the 2006 U-19 Cricket World Cup in Sri Lanka and has represented the West Indies in Test and One Day International cricket. Roach made ...more

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Kirk Edwards is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous Cricket Players from Barbados
Kirk Edwards age 34 Kirk Anton Edwards is a West Indian cricket player. He is a right-handed batsman and a right-arm medium bowler. He has played for West-Indies and Barbados. He made his Test debut for the West ...more

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Mamie Brittmon is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous Cricket Players from Barbados
Mamie Brittmon

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Kraigg Brathwaite is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous Cricket Players from Barbados
Kraigg Brathwaite age 26 Kraigg Clairmonte Brathwaite known as Kraigg Brathwaite is an international cricketer from Barbados who is part of the West Indian cricket team. He is a right handed batsman. On 6 November 2011, ...more

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Larry Worrell is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous Cricket Players from Barbados
Larry Worrell age 75 Lawrence 'Larry' Roosevelt Worrell is a Barbadian born former English cricketer. Worrell was a right-handed batsman who bowled right-arm off break. Worrell made his first-class debut for ...more

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Laurie Johnson is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous Cricket Players from Barbados
Laurie Johnson age 91 Hubert Laurence Johnson is a West Indies born cricketer who played for Derbyshire between 1949 and 1966. He scored over 14,000 runs for the club in the first-class game. Johnson was born at Pine ...more

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Leslie Walcott is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous Cricket Players from Barbados
Leslie Walcott Died at 90 (1894-1984) Leslie Arthur Walcott was a West Indian cricketer who played for Barbados between 1925–26 and 1935-36 as a batsman, off-spinner and, in 1934-35, wicket-keeper. In January 1930 he scored 73 not ...more

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Malcolm Marshall is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous Cricket Players from Barbados
Malcolm Marshall Died at 41 (1958-1999) Malcolm Denzil Marshall was a West Indian cricketer. Primarily a fast bowler, Marshall is regarded as one of the finest and fastest pacemen ever to have played Test cricket. His Test bowling ...more

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Manny Martindale is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous Cricket Players from Barbados
Manny Martindale Died at 63 (1909-1972) Emmanuel Alfred "Manny" Martindale was a West Indian cricketer who played in ten Tests from 1933 to 1939. He was a right-arm fast bowler with a long run up; although not tall for a ...more

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Michael Frederick is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous Cricket Players from Barbados
Michael Frederick age 91 Michael Campbell Frederick was a Barbadian cricketer who played one Test for the West Indies in 1954 and first-class cricket for Barbados in 1944-45, Derbyshire in 1949 and Jamaica in 1953-54. ...more

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Nevada Phillips is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous Cricket Players from Barbados
Nevada Phillips age 61 Nevada Phillips is a former Barbadian born English cricketer. Phillips was a right-handed batsman who bowled right-arm off break. He was born on the Caribbean island nation of Barbados. Phillips ...more

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Nicholas Ifill is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous Cricket Players from Barbados
Nicholas Ifill age 50 Nicholas Ifill is a Barbadian-born Canadian cricketer. He is a right-handed batsman and a right-arm medium-pace bowler. He played in the 1988–89 Under-19s World Cup in Australia, and was a ...more

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Oliver Layne is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous Cricket Players from Barbados
Oliver Layne Died at 56 (1876-1932) Oliver Hoffran Layne was a coloured West Indian cricketer who toured England in 1906. He was a right-handed batsman and right arm medium pace bowler. Being a professional, he had limited ...more

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Omar Phillips is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous Cricket Players from Barbados
Omar Phillips age 32 Omar Jamel Phillips is a West Indian cricketer who plays domestically for the Combined Campuses and Colleges and has played Test cricket for the West Indies. A left-handed opening batsman, he ...more