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Famous Cricket Players from The United States

Updated June 14, 2019 8.7k 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
    Aijaz Ali is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Cricket Players from The United States

    Aijaz Ali

    Age: 51

    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... more on Wikipedia
  • 2
    Bart King is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Cricket Players from The United States

    Bart King

    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,... more on Wikipedia
  • 3
    Clayton Lambert is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Cricket Players from The United States

    Clayton Lambert

    Age: 57

    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... more on Wikipedia
  • 4
    Craig Wright is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Cricket Players from The United States

    BirthplacePuerto Rico

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Batting StyleRight-handed

    Craig Wright (born 1965 in Puerto Rico) is an American playwright, television producer and... more on Wikipedia
  • 5
    Donovan Blake is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Cricket Players from The United States

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Batting StyleRight-handed

    Batting Average0.0

    Donovan Livingston Blake (born 4 December 1961 in Jamaica) is an American cricketer. Blake... more on Wikipedia
  • 6
    Howard Johnson is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Cricket Players from The United States

    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... more on Wikipedia
  • 7
    Jehan Mubarak is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Cricket Players from The United States

    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... more on Wikipedia
  • 8
    Jignesh Desai is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Cricket Players from The United States

    Jignesh Desai

    Age: 45

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Batting StyleLeft-handed

    Batting Average16

    Jignesh Harshadrai Desai (born April 18, 1974) is a cricketer who represented the United... more on Wikipedia
  • 9
    John Lester is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Cricket Players from The United States

    John Lester

    Dec. at 98 (1871-1969)

    BirthplaceEurasia, United Kingdom, England, Penrith

    NationalityUnited States of America

    John Ashby Lester (August 1, 1871 – September 3, 1969) was an American cricketer, active in... more on Wikipedia
  • 10
    John Thayer is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Cricket Players from The United States

    John Thayer

    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... more on Wikipedia
  • 11
    Leon Romero is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Cricket Players from The United States

    Leon Romero

    Age: 45

    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... more on Wikipedia
  • 12
    Mark Johnson is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Cricket Players from The United States

    BirthplaceJamaica

    NationalityUnited States of America, Jamaica

    Batting StyleLeft-handed

    Batting Average10

    Mark Johnson may refer to:
  • 13
    Milton Work is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Cricket Players from The United States

    Milton Work

    Dec. at 70 (1864-1934)

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Milton Cooper Work (September 15, 1864 – June 27, 1934) was an American authority on whist,... more on Wikipedia
  • 14
    Nasir Javed is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Cricket Players from The United States

    BirthplaceLahore, Pakistan, Eurasia, Punjab, Pakistan

    NationalityPakistan, United States of America

    Batting StyleRight-handed

    Nasir Javed (born 21 June 1966) is a Pakistani born American cricketer. Javed was a... more on Wikipedia
  • 15
    Nelson Graves is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Cricket Players from The United States

    Nelson Graves

    Dec. at 38 (1880-1918)

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Nelson Zwinglius Graves (August 10, 1880 – March 31, 1918) was an American cricketer, active... more on Wikipedia
  • 16
    Rashid Zia is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Cricket Players from The United States

    Rashid Zia

    Age: 45

    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... more on Wikipedia
  • 17
    Richard Staple is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Cricket Players from The United States

    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... more on Wikipedia
  • 18
    Rohan Alexander is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Cricket Players from The United States

    BirthplaceJamaica

    NationalityUnited States of America, Jamaica

    Batting StyleLeft-handed

    Batting Average17

    Rohan Phillmore Alexander (born 20 February 1973) is a Jamaican born American former... more on Wikipedia
  • 19
    Samuel Goodman is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Cricket Players from The United States

    Samuel Goodman

    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... more on Wikipedia
  • 20
    Steve Massiah is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Cricket Players from The United States

    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... more on Wikipedia
  • 21
    Tilak Raj is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Cricket Players from The United States

    Tilak Raj

    Age: 59

    BirthplaceIndia

    NationalityUnited States of America,India

    Tilak Raj (born 15 January 1960 in Delhi) is a former Indian cricketer who played for Baroda... more on Wikipedia
  • 22
    Tony Reid is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Cricket Players from The United States

    Tony Reid

    Age: 57

    BirthplaceBarbados

    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.... more on Wikipedia
  • 23
    William Ernest Goodman is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Cricket Players from The United States

    William Ernest Goodman

    Dec. at 70 (1879-1949)

    BirthplacePennsylvania

    NationalityUnited States of America

    William Goodman may refer to: Billy Goodman (1926–1984), baseball infielder William Ernest... more on Wikipedia
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