Athletes Famous Cricket Players from Jamaica

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

This list includes Daren Powell, Joseph Smith and more.

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

You can click on the names of these legendary cricket players of Jamaica in order to get more information about each one. If you play cricket or just love the sport then use this list of talented Jamaican cricket players to find some athletes you haven't heard of before.
age 46
Ainsley Hall is a Cayman Islands cricketer. A right-handed batsman and wicket-keeper, he has played for the Cayman Islands national cricket team since 2005.
Andre Russell age 30
Andre Dwayne Russell is a Jamaican cricketer. Russell plays for the Jamaica national cricket team as well as the West Indies in Test cricket. A fast bowling all rounder, Russell made his Test ...more
age 43
Austin Codrington is a Jamaican-born cricketer who plays for Canada. He is primarily a bowler but can contribute useful runs near the bottom of the order on occasion; as of 2005 he has a highest ...more
age 36
Brenton Anthony Parchment is a West Indian cricketer. Born in St Elizabeth, Jamaica, he was the West Indies Under-19 captain to England in 2001. This team was the only West Indies Under-19 team ...more
Carl Wright age 41
Carl Da Costa Wright is a Jamaican born American cricketer. Wright is a right-handed batsman who plays occasionally as a wicketkeeper. Wright currently represents the United States national ...more
age 36
Carlton Seymour Baugh is a Jamaican cricketer. He is an aggressive right-hand batsman and bowls a leg break googly, however, he usually occupies the position of wicketkeeper. His Test debut came ...more
age 39
Christopher Henry "Chris" Gayle is a Jamaican cricketer who plays international cricket for the West Indies. He captained the West Indies' Test side from 2007 to 2010. He plays ...more
Died at 26 (1933-1959)
O'Neil Gordon 'Collie' Smith was a West Indian cricketer. A hard-hitting batsman and off spin bowler, Smith was rated highly in West Indies. He idolised Jim Laker, for which reason he was ...more
age 56
Courtney Andrew Walsh OJ is a former international cricketer who represented the West Indies from 1984 to 2001, captaining the West Indies in 22 Test matches. He is best known for a remarkable ...more
Mark Gilvary
Mark Gilvary is a film actor.
Danza Hyatt age 35
Danza Pacino Hyatt is a Jamaican cricketer. A right-hand batsman and occasional medium pace bowler, Hyatt made his first-class cricket debut for West Indies B against Kenya in January 2004. He ...more
age 40
Daren Brent Lyle Powell is a West Indian cricketer who plays first-class cricket for Jamaica. A right-arm fast medium bowler, he has played Test matches and One Day Internationals for the West ...more
David Gibbs age 51
David Gibbs is a former Bermudian cricketer. He played just once for Bermuda, a first-class ICC Intercontinental Cup match against the USA in 2004.
Delroy Taylor age 43
Delroy Bertram Taylor is a former Jamaican cricketer. Taylor was a right-handed batsman who bowled right-arm medium pace. He was born in St Catherine, Jamaica. Having played Youth Test and Youth ...more
Derrick Page age 57
Derrick Brooks Keith Page is a Jamaican born former English cricketer. Page was a right-handed batsman who bowled right-arm fast-medium. He was born in Trelawny, Cornwall County. Page made his ...more
Devon Malcolm age 55
Devon Eugene Malcolm is a former English cricketer. Malcolm was one of England's few genuinely fast bowlers of the 1990s. Born in Kingston, Jamaica, he settled in England, making his first-class ...more
Douglas Sang Hue Died at 83 (1931-2014)
Douglas Sang Hue was a West Indian cricket umpire. He was a small man, around 5'4" tall, of Chinese descent. Sang Hue umpired 31 Test matches in the West Indies between 1962 and 1981, ...more
Evon McInnis age 38
Evon McInnnis is a cricketer born in Jamaica and currently playing in New Zealand. He made his first-class debut for Central Districts against Wellington on 10 December 2007. He made his List-A ...more
Gareth Breese age 42
Gareth Rohan Breese is a West Indian cricketer. He played one Test match in 2002, as a spin bowler in Chennai against India. Breese scored five runs in two innings, and took two wickets, but ...more
George Barne Died at 75 (1879-1954)
The Rt Rev George Dunsford Barne, OBE, DD was a Jamaican-born cricketer who played for Somerset and was later the Bishop of Lahore from 1932 until 1949. Educated at Clifton College and Oriel ...more
Gregory Irvin age 45
Gregory Irvin is a Bahamian cricket player.
Herbert Chang age 66
Herbert Samuel Chang is a former West Indian cricketer who played in one Test in 1979 before joining the West Indian Rebel cricket team to South Africa. Chang was subsequently banned from ...more
age 55
Howard Ray Johnson is a Jamaican born American former cricketer. A right-handed batsman and right-arm medium-fast bowler, he played for the United States national cricket team from 2002 until ...more
Died at 68 (1911-1979)
Ivanhoe Mordecai Barrow was a cricketer who played 11 Tests for the West Indies. A wicket-keeper and opening batsman, he was the first West Indian to score a century in a Test Match in England ...more
age 34
Jerome Everton Taylor is a Jamaican born West Indian cricketer. He led the fast bowling attack comprising Dwayne Bravo, Daren Powell and Ian Bradshaw at the World Cup. The West Indies qualified ...more