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Famous Cricket Players from The United States

Updated June 14, 2019 9.2k views23 items

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

List includes Donovan Blake, Howard Johnson and more.

This list answers the questions, "Who are the greatest American cricket players?" and "Which cricket players are from United States?"

You can click on the names of these legendary cricket players of United States in order to get more information about each one. If you play cricket or just love the sport then use this list of talented American cricket players to find some athletes you haven't heard of before.
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  • 1
    Age: 52

    BirthplaceKarachi, Pakistan

    NationalityPakistan, United States of America

    Batting StyleRight-handed

    Batting Average2.5

    Aijaz Ali (born 20 June 1968) is a Pakistani born American former cricketer. A right-handed batsman and right-arm medium-fast bowler, he played for the United States national cricket team between...  more
  • 2
    Dec. at 92 (1873-1965)

    BirthplacePhiladelphia, Pennsylvania

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Batting StyleRight-handed

    John Barton "Bart" King (October 19, 1873 – October 17, 1965) was an American cricketer, active in the late 19th and early 20th centuries. King was part of the Philadelphia team that played from the...  more
  • 3

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Batting StyleLeft-handed

    Batting Average33.91

    Clayton Benjamin Lambert (born 10 February 1962) is a former West Indian cricketer, who later played for United States as well....  more
  • 4

    BirthplacePuerto Rico

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Batting StyleRight-handed

    Craig Wright (born 1965 in Puerto Rico) is an American playwright, television producer and writer. He is known for writing for shows including Six Feet Under and Lost and creating the television...  more
  • 5

    BirthplaceJamaica

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Batting StyleRight-handed

    Batting Average0.0

    Donovan Livingston Blake (born 4 December 1961 in Jamaica) is an American cricketer. Blake first represented the United States in the 2001 ICC Trophy and he went on to represent the States in a...  more
  • 6

    BirthplaceJamaica

    NationalityUnited States of America, Jamaica

    Batting StyleRight-handed

    Batting Average9

    Howard Ray Johnson (born 16 August 1964) 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...  more
  • 7

    BirthplaceWashington, D.C.

    NationalitySri Lanka, United States of America

    Batting StyleLeft-handed

    Batting Average20.45

    Jehan Mubarak (Tamil: ஜெகன் முபாரக்; born 10 January 1981) is an American-born professional Sri Lankan cricketer, who plays all formats of the game. He is a left-handed batsman and a right-arm...  more
  • 8

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Batting StyleLeft-handed

    Batting Average16

    Jignesh Harshadrai Desai (born April 18, 1974) is a cricketer who represented the United States cricket team in four matches from 2003–04 to 2004. His record includes one first-class game in the 2004...  more
  • 9
    Dec. at 98 (1871-1969)

    BirthplacePenrith, United Kingdom

    NationalityUnited States of America

    John Ashby Lester (August 1, 1871 – September 3, 1969) was an American cricketer, active in the late 19th and early 20th centuries. Lester was one of the Philadelphian cricketers who played from the...  more
  • 10
    Dec. at 50 (1862-1912)

    BirthplacePhiladelphia, Pennsylvania

    NationalityUnited States of America

    John Borland Thayer II (April 21, 1862 – April 15, 1912) was an American businessman who had a thirty-year career as an executive with the Pennsylvania Railroad Company. He was a director and second...  more
  • 11

    BirthplaceNew York

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Batting StyleRight-handed

    Batting Average0.5

    Leon Constantine Romero (born 29 December 1974) is an American cricketer. A right-handed batsman, right-arm medium pace bowler and occasional wicket-keeper, he played two One Day Internationals...  more
  • 12

    BirthplaceJamaica

    NationalityUnited States of America, Jamaica

    Batting StyleLeft-handed

    Batting Average10

    Mark Johnson may refer to:...  more
  • 13
    Dec. at 70 (1864-1934)

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Milton Cooper Work (September 15, 1864 – June 27, 1934) was an American authority on whist, bridge whist, auction and contract bridge. At least during the 19th century he was a cricket player,...  more
  • 14

    BirthplaceLahore, Pakistan

    NationalityPakistan, United States of America

    Batting StyleRight-handed

    Nasir Javed (born 21 June 1966) is a Pakistani born American cricketer. Javed was a right-handed batsman who bowled leg break googly. He was born in Lahore, Punjab. Javed started his cricket career...  more
  • 15
    Dec. at 38 (1880-1918)

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Nelson Zwinglius Graves (August 10, 1880 – March 31, 1918) was an American cricketer, active in the late 19th and early 20th centuries. Graves was one of the Philadelphian cricketers that played from...  more
  • 16
    Age: 46

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Batting StyleRight-handed

    Batting Average4.5

    Rashid Zia (born 6 April 1974) is an American cricketer. Rashid Zia first played for the United States in representative cricket in the 2001 ICC Trophy, and later was part of the team that played...  more
  • 17

    BirthplaceKingston, Jamaica

    NationalityUnited States of America, Jamaica

    Batting StyleRight-handed

    Batting Average2

    Richard Wayne Staple (born 25 November 1969) 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...  more
  • 18

    BirthplaceJamaica

    NationalityUnited States of America,Jamaica

    Batting StyleLeft-handed

    Batting Average17

    Rohan Phillmore Alexander (born 20 February 1973) is a Jamaican born American former cricketer. A left-handed batsman and off spin bowler, he played two One Day Internationals (ODIs) for the United...  more
  • 19
    Dec. at 28 (1877-1905)

    BirthplacePhiladelphia, Pennsylvania

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Samuel Goodman (February 6, 1877 – March 4, 1905) was an American cricketer. A right-arm fast bowler, he played first-class cricket between 1894 and 1903....  more
  • 20

    BirthplaceDVD Region 4, South America, Demerara-Mahaica, Guyana, Georgetown

    NationalityUnited States of America, Guyana

    Batting StyleRight-handed

    Batting Average11.5

    Steve J Massiah (born 21 June 1979) is a Guyana-born American cricketer. A right-handed batsman and off spin bowler, he has played for the United States national cricket team since 2000 and is...  more
  • 21
    Age: 60

    BirthplaceIndia

    NationalityIndia, United States of America

    Tilak Raj (born 15 January 1960 in Delhi) is a former Indian cricketer who played for Baroda and Delhi. He was a left-hand batsman who is best known for being the unfortunate victim of Ravi Shastri's...  more
  • 22
    Age: 58

    BirthplaceBarbados, British West Indies, North America, Caribbean Sea, Americas

    NationalityBarbados, United States of America

    Batting StyleRight-handed

    Batting Average4

    Charles Anthony "Tony" Reid (born 9 April 1962) is a Barbados-born American former cricketer. A right-handed batsman and right-arm medium pace bowler, he played for the United States national cricket...  more
  • 23
    Dec. at 70 (1879-1949)

    BirthplacePennsylvania

    NationalityUnited States of America

    William Goodman may refer to: Billy Goodman (1926–1984), baseball infielder William Ernest Goodman (1879–1949), American cricketer William Meigh Goodman, British Colonial Judge William E. Goodman...  more