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Famous Cricket Players from British West Indies

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

List ranges from Dave Mohammed to Wayne Daniel and more.

This list answers the questions, "Who are the greatest British West Indies cricket players?" and "Which cricket players are from British West Indies?"

You can click on the names of these legendary cricket players of British West Indies in order to get more information about each one. If you play cricket or just love the sport then use this list of talented British West Indies cricket players to find some athletes you haven't heard of before.
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Adrian Griffith is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Cricket Players from British West Indies
Age: 48

Birthplace: Barbados, Saint James Parish, Caribbean Sea, Barbados Island, Lesser Antilles, + more

Batting Style: Left-handed

Batting Average: 14.14

Adrian Griffith may refer to: Adrian Griffith (cricketer) (born 1971), former West Indies cricketer Adrian Griffith (athlete) (born 1984), Bahamian sprinter
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Alvin Greenidge is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Cricket Players from British West Indies
Alvin Greenidge Age: 63

Birthplace: Christ Church Parish, Barbados

Batting Style: Right-handed

Batting Average: 23

Alvin Ethelbert Greenidge (born 20 August 1956) is a former West Indian cricketer who played in six Tests and one ODI from 1978 to 1979. An opener who shared his name with Gordon Greenidge, the ...more
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Alvin Kallicharran is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Cricket Players from British West Indies
Age: 70

Birthplace: DVD Region 4, South America, Americas, Guyana

Batting Style: Left-handed

Batting Average: 34.41

Alvin Isaac Kallicharran (born 21 March 1949) is a former cricketer of Indo-Guyanese ethnicity who played Test cricket for the West Indies between 1972 and 1981. Kallicharran was born in ...more
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Anderson Cummins is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Cricket Players from British West Indies
Age: 53

Nationality: Canada

Batting Style: Right-handed

Batting Average: 13.5

Anderson Cleophas Cummins (born 7 May 1966 in Packers Valley, Christ Church, Barbados) is an Barbadian-born-West Indian-Canadian former international cricketer who represented both the West ...more
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Andy Roberts is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Cricket Players from British West Indies
Age: 68

Nationality: New Zealand

Batting Style: Right-handed

Batting Average: 10.04

Sir Anderson Montgomery Everton Roberts, KCN (born 29 January 1951) is a former Antiguan first-class cricketer. He was a fast bowler who played Test cricket for the West Indies, twice taking ...more
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Austin Richards is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Cricket Players from British West Indies
Age: 36

Batting Style: Left-handed

Batting Average: 2

Austin Conroy Lenroy Richards (born 14 November 1983 in Freetown, Antigua) is a West Indies cricketer who plays for the Leeward Islands. He earned his first international call up when he was ...more
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Barrington Browne is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Cricket Players from British West Indies
Barrington Browne Age: 52

Batting Style: Right-handed

Batting Average: 8

Barrington St Aubyn Browne (born 16 September 1967, in New Amsterdam, Guyana) is a former West Indian cricketer who played four ODIs; all against India in 1994. He represented Guyana in West ...more
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Bernard Julien is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Cricket Players from British West Indies
Bernard Julien Age: 69

Birthplace: Southern Caribbean, Trinidad and Tobago, Carenage, Trinidad, Caribbean Sea, + more

Batting Style: Right-handed

Batting Average: 14.33

Bernard Denis Julien (born 13 March 1950) played 24 Tests and 12 One Day Internationals for the West Indies. He played in England for Kent and joined Packer's World Series Cricket in 1977. ...more
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Cameron Cuffy is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Cricket Players from British West Indies
Cameron Cuffy Age: 49

Batting Style: Right-handed

Batting Average: 4.42

Cameron Eustace Cuffy (born February 8, 1970) is a former West Indian cricketer, who, due to his height (6-foot 8 inches) was often likened to his predecessors in the West Indies side, Joel ...more
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Carl Hooper is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Cricket Players from British West Indies
Age: 53

Birthplace: DVD Region 4, South America, Demerara-Mahaica, Guyana, Georgetown

Nationality: Guyana

Batting Style: Right-handed

Batting Average: 35.34

Carl Llewellyn Hooper (born 15 December 1966) is a former West Indian cricket player and a former captain of Tests and ODIs. He was a right-handed batsman and off-spin bowler, who came to ...more
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Carl Tuckett is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Cricket Players from British West Indies
Carl Tuckett Age: 49

Birthplace: Nevis, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Paul Charlestown Parish, Caribbean Sea, Charlestown, + more

Batting Style: Right-handed

Carl McArthur Tuckett (born 18 May 1970) is a West Indian former cricketer who played one One Day International (ODI) in 1998. He represented Leeward Islands in the West Indian domestic circuit. ...more
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Carlisle Best is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Cricket Players from British West Indies
Carlisle Best Age: 60

Birthplace: Barbados, Caribbean Sea, Barbados Island, Lesser Antilles, Caribbean, + more

Batting Style: Right-handed

Batting Average: 24.89

Carlisle Alonza Best (born 14 May 1959) is a Barbadian former cricketer who played eight Tests and 24 One Day Internationals for the West Indies. He represented the West Indies at the 1987 World ...more
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Carlton Baugh is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Cricket Players from British West Indies
Age: 37

Birthplace: Caribbean Sea, Greater Antilles, Jamaica, Surrey, Kingston, + more

Nationality: Jamaica

Batting Style: Right-handed

Batting Average: 20.08

Carlton Seymour Baugh (born 23 June 1982) is a Jamaican cricketer. He attended Wolmer's Schools He is an aggressive right-hand batsman, wicketkeeper and occasional bowler of leg breaks and ...more
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Chris Gayle is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Cricket Players from British West Indies
Age: 40

Birthplace: Kingston, Jamaica

Nationality: Jamaica

Batting Style: Left-handed

Batting Average: 38.48

Christopher Henry Gayle, OD (born 21 September 1979) is a Jamaican cricketer who plays international cricket for the West Indies. Gayle captained the West Indies Test side from 2007 to 2010. ...more
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Clive Lloyd is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Cricket Players from British West Indies
Age: 75

Birthplace: DVD Region 4, South America, Demerara-Mahaica, Guyana, Georgetown

Nationality: Guyana

Batting Style: Left-handed

Batting Average: 39.54

Clive Hubert Lloyd (born 31 August 1944) is a former West Indies cricketer. In 1971 he was named Wisden Cricketer of the Year. He captained the West Indies between 1974 and 1985 and oversaw ...more
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Colin Croft is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Cricket Players from British West Indies
Colin Croft Age: 66

Birthplace: Demerara, Guyana

Nationality: British Guiana

Batting Style: Right-handed

Batting Average: 9

Colin Everton Hunte Croft (born 15 March 1953) is a former West Indian international cricketer.
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Colin Stuart is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Cricket Players from British West Indies
Colin Stuart Age: 46

Birthplace: Georgetown, Guyana

Batting Style: Right-handed

Colin Ellsworth Laurie Stuart (born September 28, 1973 in Georgetown) is a Guyanese cricketer, who has played for the West Indies. In six Tests, Stuart, who is a right-hand batsman, has a ...more
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Collis King is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Cricket Players from British West Indies
Age: 68

Birthplace: Barbados, Caribbean Sea, Barbados Island, Lesser Antilles, Caribbean, + more

Batting Style: Right-handed

Batting Average: 23.33

Collis Llewellyn King (born 11 June 1951) is a former West Indies first-class cricketer who played nine Tests and 18 One Day Internationals for the West Indies. Born in Christ Church, Barbados, ...more
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Corey Collymore is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Cricket Players from British West Indies
Age: 42

Birthplace: Barbados, Saint Peter Parish, Caribbean Sea, Barbados Island, Lesser Antilles, + more

Batting Style: Right-handed

Batting Average: 5.77

Corey Dalanelo Collymore (born 21 December 1977) is a former Barbadian cricketer, who represented the West Indies team in both Tests and ODIs cricket as seam bowler. He has not played any form ...more
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Courtney Browne is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Cricket Players from British West Indies
Courtney Browne Age: 49

Birthplace: Eurasia, United Kingdom, London, Lambeth, England

Batting Style: Right-handed

Batting Average: 17.29

Courtney Oswald Browne (born 7 December 1970 in Lambeth, England) is a Barbadian cricketer. He is a right-handed wicketkeeping batsman. He is the only West Indian Test cricketer to have been ...more
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Courtney Walsh is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Cricket Players from British West Indies
Age: 57

Birthplace: Kingston, Jamaica

Nationality: Jamaica

Batting Style: Right-handed

Batting Average: 6.97

Courtney Andrew Walsh OJ (born 30 October 1962) is a former Jamaican cricketer who represented the West Indies from 1984 to 2001, captaining the West Indies in 22 Test matches. He is a fast ...more
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Curtly Ambrose is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Cricket Players from British West Indies
Age: 56

Birthplace: Swetes

Nationality: Antigua and Barbuda

Batting Style: Left-handed

Batting Average: 10.65

Sir Curtly Elconn Lynwall Ambrose, KCN (born 21 September 1963) is a former cricketer from Antigua who played 98 Test matches for the West Indies. Considered by many as one of the greatest fast ...more
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Daren Ganga is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Cricket Players from British West Indies
Age: 40

Birthplace: Southern Caribbean, Trinidad and Tobago, North America, Caribbean Sea, Americas, + more

Nationality: Trinidad and Tobago

Batting Style: Right-handed

Batting Average: 25.54

Daren Ganga (born 14 January 1979) is a former West Indian cricketer. He is a right-handed top order batsman and part-time right-arm offbreak bowler. After debuting as a 19-year-old he has found ...more
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Daren Powell is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Cricket Players from British West Indies
Age: 41

Birthplace: North America, Caribbean Sea, Americas, Greater Antilles, Jamaica, + more

Nationality: Jamaica

Batting Style: Right-handed

Batting Average: 7.2

For the English footballer, see Darren PowellDaren Brent Lyle Powell (born 15 April 1978) is a West Indian cricketer who plays first-class cricket for Jamaica. A right-arm fast medium bowler, he ...more
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Darren Sammy is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Cricket Players from British West Indies
Darren Sammy Age: 36

Birthplace: Micoud Quarter, Saint Lucia, Caribbean Sea, Lesser Antilles, Caribbean, + more

Nationality: Saint Lucia

Batting Style: Right-handed

Batting Average: 22.32

Daren Julius Garvey Sammy, (born 20 December 1983) is a Saint Lucian cricketer who played international cricket for the West Indies. He is a two time T20 World Cup winning captain. He plays as a ...more