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.

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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.

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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Mark Gilvary Mark Gilvary is a film actor.

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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

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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

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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.

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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Gregory Irvin age 45 Gregory Irvin is a Bahamian cricket player.

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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

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age 54 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

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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

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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

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age 50 James Clive "Jimmy" Adams is a former Jamaican cricketer, who represented the West Indies as player and captain during his career. He was a steady left-handed batsman, useful left-arm ...more

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Died at 86 (1914-2000) John Hemsley Cameron was a cricketer who played in two Tests for the West Indian cricket team in 1939. But though Jamaican by birth, Cameron played only once for Jamaica, the bulk of his ...more

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Joseph Smith age 72 Joseph Abraham Smith is a Jamaican-born former English cricketer. Smith was a left-handed batsman who bowled left-arm fast-medium. He was born in Kingston, Jamaica. Smith made his debut for ...more

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age 37 Keneil Donald Irving is a Cayman Islands cricketer. A right-handed batsman, right-arm medium pace bowler and wicket-keeper, he has played for the Cayman Islands national cricket team since

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age 53 Kenute Tulloch is a Cayman Islands cricketer. A right-handed batsman and right-arm medium-fast bowler, he has played for the Cayman Islands national cricket team since 2000.

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Died at 34 (1968-2002) Laurie Rohan Williams was a West Indian cricketer. Williams was just 33 years old when he died, a car he was driving crashed into an oncoming bus. Williams made his first-class debut for Jamaica ...more

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Leonard Sutton Died at 26 (1890-1916) Leonard Cecil Leicester Sutton played first-class cricket for Somerset from 1909 to 1912. He was born at Half Way Tree, Kingston, Jamaica and died at Zillebeke, Belgium in the Ypres area of ...more

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age 55 Mark Rickland Johnson is a Jamaican born American former cricketer. A left-handed batsman and wicket-keeper, he played for the United States national cricket team between 2000 and 2005 and ...more

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Mark Kenlock age 53 Stratford Garfield Kenlock and often referred to by the first name of Mark, is a former English cricketer. He was a left-handed batsman who bowled left-arm fast-medium. He was born at Portland, ...more

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age 37 Marlon Nathaniel Samuels is a West Indian cricketer. He is primarily a right-handed middle order batsman. Samuels made his Test debut in Australia in 2000, and his One Day International debut ...more

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age 64 Michael Anthony Holding is a former West Indian cricketer. One of the fastest bowlers ever to play Test cricket, he was nicknamed "Whispering Death" by umpires due to his quiet ...more

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age 45 Neil Victor Humphrey is a former Jamaican cricketer. Humphrey was a right-handed batsman. He was born at Kingston, Surrey County, Jamaica. Humphrey represented the Warwickshire Cricket Board in ...more

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Nikita Miller age 36 Nikita O'Brien Miller is a West Indian cricketer who plays international cricket for the West Indies and domestic cricket for Jamaica. He is a slow left-arm orthodox bowler and lower-order ...more

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Norman Cowans age 57 Norman George Cowans is a former cricketer who played in 19 Tests and 23 ODIs from 1982 to 1985 for England. He played first-class cricket for Middlesex and Hampshire. He was born at Enfield, St ...more

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Orlando Baker age 39 Orlando M Baker is a Jamaican-born American cricketer. A right-handed batsman and right-arm medium pace bowler, he made his debut for the United States national cricket team in 2008, having ...more

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age 49 Richard Wayne Staple is a Jamaican born former American cricketer. A right-handed batsman and off spin bowler, he was captain of the United States national cricket team at the 2004 ICC Champions ...more

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age 45 Rohan Phillmore Alexander is a Jamaican born American former cricketer. A left-handed batsman and off spin bowler, he played two One Day Internationals for the United States national cricket ...more

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Rohan Parkes age 40 Rohan Parkes is a Bahamian cricket player.

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Roy Gilchrist Died at 67 (1934-2001) Roy Gilchrist was a West Indian cricketer who played 13 Tests for the West Indies in the 1950s. He was born in Saint Thomas, Jamaica and died of Parkinson's disease in St Catherine, Jamaica at ...more

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Rupert Evans age 64 Rupert Arnold Evans is a Jamaican born former English cricketer. Evans was a right-handed batsman who bowled right-arm off break. He was born in Kingston, Jamaica. Evans made his debut for ...more

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age 34 Shawn Eli Findlay in Mandville, Jamaica is a West Indies cricketer who played for the West Indies U-19 team in the 2002 U-19 Cricket World Cup in New Zealand.

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age 27 Stafanie Roxann Taylor is cricketer who has represented West Indies women's cricket team over 80 times since her debut in 2008. A right-handed batsman and off break bowler, Taylor was selected ...more

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Steve Gordon age 51 Steve Constantine Gordon is a Cayman Islands cricketer. A right-handed batsman and right-arm medium-pace bowler, he has played for the Cayman Islands national cricket team since 2000, having ...more

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Timroy Allen age 31 Timroy Patrick Allen is a Jamaican born American cricketer. Allen is a right-handed batsman who bowls right-arm fast-medium. Allen currently represents the United States national cricket team. ...more

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Tony Powell age 46 Tony Orlando Powell was a Jamaican cricketer. He played 42 first class and 38 List A matches as a left-handed batsman and a right-arm medium fast bowler. He played mainly for Jamaica, between ...more