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

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A. G. Kripal Singh is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Cricket Players from India
A. G. Kripal Singh Died at 54 (1933-1987) Amritsar Govindsingh Kripal Singh was an Indian Test cricketer. Kripal Singh came from a famous cricketing family. His father A.G. Ram Singh was unlucky not to play for India, brother Milkha ...more

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A. G. Milkha Singh is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Cricket Players from India
A. G. Milkha Singh age 77 Amritsar Govindsingh Milkha Singh was an Indian Test cricketer. Milkha Singh was a left-handed batsman and an occasional right arm medium pace bowler. He came from a famous cricketing family ...more

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A. G. Ram Singh is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Cricket Players from India
A. G. Ram Singh Died at 89 (1910-1999) Amritsar Govindsingh Ram Singh was an Indian first-class cricketer. An allrounder, he bowled slow left-arm orthodox and was a left-handed middle order batsman. His son A. G. Kripal Singh played ...more

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Aakash Chopra is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Cricket Players from India
Aakash Chopra age 41 Aakash Chopra is an Indian cricketer, who played for the Indian cricket team from late 2003 until late 2004 as a defensive opening batsman and close catcher in Test matches. An article by Aakash ...more

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Aashish Kapoor is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Cricket Players from India
Aashish Kapoor age 47 Aashish Rakesh Kapoor is a former Indian cricketer who played in 4 Tests and 17 ODIs from 1994 to 2000. He was member of the 1996 World Cup Squad but was dropped and was never able to make it ...more

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Aavishkar Salvi is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Cricket Players from India
Aavishkar Salvi age 37 Aavishkar Salvi is an Indian cricketer. He is a right-arm medium-pace bowler and right-handed batsman. In first class cricket, he plays for Mumbai. With a bowling style similar to Glenn ...more

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Abbas Ali is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Cricket Players from India
Abbas Ali age 42 Syed Abbas Ali, in Indore is a former Indian first class cricketer. He is a left-handed batsman. Ali debuted in 1996/97 and scored his career best score of 251 in the following season. This was ...more

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Abbas Ali Baig is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Cricket Players from India
Abbas Ali Baig age 79 Abbas Ali Baig is a former Indian cricketer who played in 10 Tests from 1959 to 1966. He was named one of Indian Cricket 's five Cricketers of the Year for 1959/60. He holds the record for the ...more

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Abdul Aziz is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Cricket Players from India
Abdul Aziz Died at 18 (1941-1959) Abdul Aziz, was a Pakistani cricketer who was born, and died, in Karachi, Sind A wicket keeper and opening batsman, Aziz played eight first-class matches for Karachi, before he died after being ...more

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Abdul Hafeez Kardar is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Cricket Players from India
Abdul Hafeez Kardar Died at 71 (1925-1996) Abdul Hafeez Kardar or Abdul Kardar was an international cricketer, who is one of the only three players to have played Test cricket for both India and Pakistan, the other two being Amir Elahi ...more

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Abdul Patel is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Cricket Players from India
Abdul Patel age 46 Abdul Razak Mosa Patel is an Indian-born cricketer who played for the Botswana national cricket team between 2004 and 2011. He is a right-handed batsman and a right-arm off break bowler. He won ...more

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Abey Kuruvilla is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Cricket Players from India
Abey Kuruvilla age 50 Abey Kuruvilla is a former Indian pace bowler of the mid-1990s. Kuruvilla stood like a tower 6 ft 5 in tall and coupled with his broad flame cut the imposing figure on the field. Kuruvilla lead ...more

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Abhijit Kale is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Cricket Players from India
Abhijit Kale age 45 Abhijit Vasant Kale is a former Indian cricketer. He was a right-handed batsman and a right-arm offbreak bowler who played 1 ODI match without ever appear in Tests.

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Abhimanyu Mithun is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Cricket Players from India
Abhimanyu Mithun age 29 Abhimanyu Mithun is an Indian international cricketer. In first class cricket, he plays for Karnataka. A right-arm fast-medium bowler, Mithun was called up to the India squad for the first Test ...more

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Abhimanyu Rajp is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Cricket Players from India
Abhimanyu Rajp age 32 Abhimanyu Rajp is an American cricket player.

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Abhinav Mukund is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Cricket Players from India
Abhinav Mukund age 28 Abhinav Mukund is an Indian cricketer who plays for the India, Royal Challengers Bangalore and Tamil Nadu. He was picked for the India Under-19 squad's tour in Malaysia where he played two ...more

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Abhiraj Rajdeep Singh is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Cricket Players from India
Abhiraj Rajdeep Singh age 23 Abhiraj Rajdeep Singh is a Singaporean cricket player.

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Abhishek Jhunjhunwala is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Cricket Players from India
Abhishek Jhunjhunwala age 36 Abhishek Arunkumar Jhunjhunwala is an Indian first-class cricketer. He played for the Royal Bengal Tigers and the Indian World Team in the Indian Cricket League Twenty20 competition, before ...more

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Abhishek Nayar is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Cricket Players from India
Abhishek Nayar age 35 Abhishek Mohan Nayar born 8 October 1983 in Secunderabad, Andhra Pradesh is an Indian international cricketer. He is an all-rounder who bats left-handed and bowls right-arm medium pace. He plays ...more

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Abhishek Sinha is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Cricket Players from India
Abhishek Sinha age 31 Abhishek Sinha Hindi: अभिषेक सिन्हा is an Indian cricketer. He was born in Kolkata, West Bengal. Sinha played one game for Tripura Under-15s team in 2003. Sinha played four matches in the ...more

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Abid Nabi is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Cricket Players from India
Abid Nabi age 33 Abid Nabi is an Indian cricketer who plays for Jammu and Kashmir. He is a right-arm fast bowler and is identified as one of the fastest bowlers in India. He also played for the Delhi Giants in ...more

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Abid Patel is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Cricket Players from India
Abid Patel age 46 Abid Patel is a Zambian cricket player.

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Abu Nechim is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Cricket Players from India
Abu Nechim age 30 Abbu Nechim Ahmed is an Indian first-class cricketer who plays for Assam in domestic cricket and for Royal Challengers Bangalore in the IPL. He has represented India at the U-19 level many ...more

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Aditya Mishra is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Cricket Players from India
Aditya Mishra age 37 Aditya Mishra is an American cricket player.

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Aditya Thyagarajan is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Cricket Players from India
Aditya Thyagarajan age 40 Aditya Thyagarajan is an Indian born American cricketer. Thyagarajan is a right-handed batsman who bowls leg break. Thyagarajan currently represents the United States national cricket team. ...more

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Afzal Ahmed is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous Cricket Players from India
Afzal Ahmed Afzal Ahmed was an Indian Cricketer who played for Gwalior. Ahmed made a single first-class appearance for the team, during the 1943-44 season, against Delhi. From the tailend, he scored 0 not ...more

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Ahmed Nizam is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous Cricket Players from India
Ahmed Nizam age 32 Sheikh Ahmed Nizam is an Indian cricketer. He is a left-handed batsman and a left-arm slow bowler who plays for Jammu and Kashmir. He was born in Bombay. Nizam spent his youth cricketing career ...more

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Ahsan-ul-Haq is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous Cricket Players from India
Ahsan-ul-Haq Died at 79 (1878-1957) Ahsan-ul-Haq was an Indian cricketer. He was a hard-hitting right-handed batsman and a right-arm medium fast bowler. Ahsan-ul-Haq went to England to study law where he played for Hampstead in ...more

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Ajay Jadeja is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous Cricket Players from India
Ajay Jadeja age 47 Ajaysinhji Daulatsinhji Jadeja was born on 1 February 1971 in Jamnagar, Gujarat in Jadeja family linked with rulers of Nawanagar. He was a regular in the Indian cricket team between 1992 and ...more

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Ajay Lalcheta is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous Cricket Players from India
Ajay Lalcheta age 35 Ajay Lalcheta is an Omani cricket player.

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Ajay Ratra is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous Cricket Players from India
Ajay Ratra age 37 Ajay Ratra is an Indian cricketer. He is a right-handed batsman and wicketkeeper. Ratra was selected in 2000 for the first intake of the National Cricket Academy in Bangalore. When Ratra made an ...more

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Ajay Sharma is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous Cricket Players from India
Ajay Sharma age 54 Ajay Kumar Sharma is a former Indian cricketer. Sharma was a prolific run-maker in first-class cricket, mainly for Delhi, scoring over 10,000 runs at the high average of 67.46. Given a minimum ...more

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Ajay Varma is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous Cricket Players from India
Ajay Varma age 55 Ajay Varma was an Indian cricketer. He played as a bowler for Kerala during the 1980s. He was rated as one of the fastest bowler in his days in south India, he reigned terror in the kerala ...more

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Ajinkya Rahane is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous Cricket Players from India
Ajinkya Rahane age 30 Ajinkya Madhukar Rahane is an Indian international cricketer. He represents Mumbai in domestic cricket. He is a right-handed batsman who made his international debut in a T20I against England at ...more

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Ajit Agarkar is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous Cricket Players from India
Ajit Agarkar age 41 Ajit Bhalchandra Agarkar is a former Indian international cricketer, who had represented India in more than 200 international matches. He played for the Delhi Daredevils and the Kolkata Knight ...more

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Ajit Pai is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous Cricket Players from India
Ajit Pai age 73 Ajit Manohar Pai is a former Indian cricketer who played in one Test in 1969. An opening bowler and useful lower-order batsman, Pai made his debut for Bombay in the Ranji Trophy in the 1968-69 ...more

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Ajit Wadekar is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous Cricket Players from India
Ajit Wadekar age 77 Ajit Laxman Wadekar is a former international cricketer who played for India between 1966 and 1974. Described as an "aggressive batsman", Wadekar made his first-class debut in 1958, ...more

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Ajitesh Argal is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous Cricket Players from India
Ajitesh Argal age 30 Ajitesh Argal is an Indian cricketer. He is a right-handed medium pace bowler and lower-order batsman. Argal was a member of the Indian U-19 cricket team that won the 2008 U/19 Cricket World Cup ...more

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Alan Marshall is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous Cricket Players from India
Alan Marshall Died at 78 (1895-1973) Alan George Marshall played first-class cricket for Somerset between 1914 and 1931. He was born at Chennai, India, then called Madras, and died at Pettistree, Woodbridge, Suffolk. The date of ...more

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Alan Ross is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous Cricket Players from India
Alan Ross Died at 79 (1922-2001) Alan John Ross, was a British poet, writer and editor. He was born in Calcutta, India, where he spent the first seven years of his life. When he was sent to be educated in Falmouth, England, ...more

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Alexander Anstruther is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous Cricket Players from India
Alexander Anstruther Died at 56 (1846-1902) Alexander William Anstruther was an Indian-born English cricketer. He was a right-handed batsman who played first-class cricket for Marylebone Cricket Club and Sussex. He was born in Rajahmundry ...more

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Ali Murtaza is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous Cricket Players from India
Ali Murtaza age 28 Ali Ghulam Murtaza is an Indian first-class cricketer. He plays for Uttar Pradesh. He was a member of Indian World Team in the Indian Cricket League Twenty20 competition. He bowled well in ICL ...more

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Alimuddin is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous Cricket Players from India
Alimuddin Died at 82 (1930-2012) Alimuddin was a Pakistani cricketer who played 25 Tests for Pakistan between 1954 and 1962. A fast-scoring, right-handed opening batsman and occasional right-arm leg break bowler, he was the ...more

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Amandeep Singh is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous Cricket Players from India
Amandeep Singh age 31 Amandeep Singh is a New Zealand cricketer who has played four first-class matches for the Canterbury Wizards. He is a right-handed batsman and fast-medium bowler. Singh was born in India, in the ...more

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Amar Singh is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous Cricket Players from India
Amar Singh Died at 30 (1910-1940) Ladhabhai Nakum Amar Singh Lodha was an Indian Test cricketer. A right-arm fast-medium bowler and effective lower-order batsman, Amar Singh Lodha played in seven Tests for India before World War ...more

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Amarjit Kaypee is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous Cricket Players from India
Amarjit Kaypee age 58 Amarjit Kaypee is an Indian former cricketer. He was primarily a right-handed batsman, and he held the record for the most runs scored in the Ranji Trophy, India's premier domestic first-class ...more

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Amay Khurasiya is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous Cricket Players from India
Amay Khurasiya age 46 Amay Khurasiya is a former Indian cricketer. He is a left-handed batsman and a slow left-arm bowler.

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Ambar Datta is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous Cricket Players from India
Ambar Datta age 80 Ambar Datta was an Indian cricketer. He was a right-handed batsman and a right-arm off-break bowler who played for Bengal. He was born in Calcutta. Datta made a single first-class appearance for ...more

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Ambar Roy is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous Cricket Players from India
Ambar Roy Died at 52 (1945-1997) Ambar Khirid Roy was an Indian cricketer who played in 4 Tests in 1969.

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Ambati Rayudu is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous Cricket Players from India
Ambati Rayudu age 33 Ambati Thirupathi Rayudu is an Indian cricketer. He is a right-handed middle-order batsman who occasionally keeps the wicket, and a right-arm off break bowler. He plays for Baroda in domestic ...more