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List of famous cricketers, with photos, bios, and other information when available. Who are the top cricketers in the world? This includes the most prominent cricketers, living and dead, both in America and abroad. This list of notable cricketers is ordered by their level of prominence, and can be sorted for various bits of information, such as where these historic cricketers were born and what their nationality is. The people on this list are from different countries, but what they all have in common is that they're all renowned cricketers.

The list you're viewing is made up of many different people, including Sachin Tendulkar and Rahul Dravid.

From reputable, prominent, and well known cricketers to the lesser known cricketers of today, these are some of the best professionals in the cricketer field. If you want to answer the questions, "Who are the most famous cricketers ever?" and "What are the names of famous cricketers?" then you're in the right place. (2015 items)

Kapil Dev is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list List of Famous Cricketers
Kapil Dev Ramlal Nikhanj, better known as Kapil Dev, is a former Indian cricketer. He captained the Indian cricket team which won the 1983 Cricket World Cup. Named by Wisden as the Indian ...more

Hansie Cronje is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list List of Famous Cricketers
Wessel Johannes "Hansie" Cronje was a South African cricketer and captain of the South African national cricket team in the 1990s. He died in a plane crash in 2002. He was voted the ...more

Donald Bradman is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list List of Famous Cricketers
Sir Donald George Bradman, AC, often referred to as "The Don", was an Australian cricketer, widely acknowledged as the greatest Test batsman of all time. Bradman's career Test batting ...more

Imran Khan is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list List of Famous Cricketers
Imran Khan is a Pakistani politician and former cricketer. He played international cricket for two decades in the late twentieth century and, after retiring, entered politics. Besides his ...more

Greg Chappell is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list List of Famous Cricketers
Gregory Stephen Chappell MBE is a former cricketer who captained Australia between 1975 and 1977 and then joined the breakaway World Series Cricket organisation, before returning to the ...more

David Wayne is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list List of Famous Cricketers
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Rahul Dravid is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list List of Famous Cricketers
Rahul Dravid is a former Indian cricketer and captain, widely regarded as one of the greatest batsmen in the history of cricket. Born in a Marathi family, he started playing cricket at the age ...more

Abdul Qadir is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list List of Famous Cricketers
Abdul Qadir Khan is a former Pakistani international cricketer whose main role was as a leg spin bowler. Later he was a commentator and Chief Selector of the Pakistan Cricket Board, from which ...more

Mahendra Singh Dhoni is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list List of Famous Cricketers
Mahendra Singh Dhoni is an Indian cricketer and the current captain of the Indian national cricket team in limited-overs formats. An attacking right-handed middle-order batsman and ...more

Ellyse Perry is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list List of Famous Cricketers
Ellyse Alexandra Perry is an Australian sportswoman who made her debut for both the Australian cricket and football teams at the age of 16. She played her first cricket international in July ...more

James Franklin is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list List of Famous Cricketers
James E. Franklin is an American football coach. He currently is the head coach at Penn State.

Mohsin Khan is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list List of Famous Cricketers
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KP Appanna is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list List of Famous Cricketers
KP Appanna Kotarangada Prabhu "KP" Appanna is an Indian cricketer who plays for Karnataka and Royal Challengers Bangalore as a specialist slow left arm orthodox bowler and a right handed

Martyn Moxon is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list List of Famous Cricketers
Martyn Douglas Moxon is a former English cricketer, who played ten Tests and eight One Day Internationals for England and appeared for Yorkshire for 17 seasons from 1981 to 1997. On 8 May 2007, ...more

Bob Woolmer is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list List of Famous Cricketers
Robert Andrew Woolmer was an international cricketer, professional cricket coach and also a professional commentator. He played in 19 Test matches and 6 One Day Internationals for England and ...more

Khalid Latif is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list List of Famous Cricketers
Khalid Latif Khalid Latif (born November 4, 1985 in Karachi) is a Pakistani cricketer.

Monty Panesar is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list List of Famous Cricketers
Mudhsuden Singh Panesar, known as Monty Panesar is an English international cricketer who currently plays for Essex. A left-arm spinner, Panesar made his Test debut in 2006 against India in ...more

Ian Healy is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list List of Famous Cricketers
Ian Andrew Healy is a former cricketer who played for Queensland and Australia. A specialist wicketkeeper and useful right-hand middle-order batsman, he made an unheralded entry to international ...more

Deepak Chahar is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list List of Famous Cricketers
Deepak Chahar Deepak Chahar is a cricketer.

Jonty Rhodes is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list List of Famous Cricketers
Jonathan Neil "Jonty" Rhodes is a former South African Test and One Day International cricketer who played for the South African cricket team between 1992 and 2003. Rhodes was born in ...more

Ravi Shastri is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list List of Famous Cricketers
Ravishankar Jayadritha Shastri is former Indian cricketer and acting Director for the Indian cricket team since August, 2014. He represented the Indian national team in both Test and One-Day ...more

Anil Mandal is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list List of Famous Cricketers
Anil Mandal is a Nepali cricketer.

Khaleqdaad Noori is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list List of Famous Cricketers
Khaleqdaad Noori Khaleqdaad Noori is an Afghan cricketer. Khaleqdaad is a right-handed batsman who bowls right-arm fast-medium and plays for the Afghanistan national cricket team.

Abhimanyu Rajp is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list List of Famous Cricketers
Abhimanyu Rajp Abhimanyu Rajp is an American cricket player.

Ajit Wadekar is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list List of Famous Cricketers
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

Andrew Waller is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list List of Famous Cricketers
Andrew Christopher "Bundu" Waller is a former Zimbabwean cricket player who played two Tests and 39 One Day Internationals for Zimbabwe's national cricket team. After retiring from the ...more

Jack Richards is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list List of Famous Cricketers
Jack Richards Clifton James "Jack" Richards is an English former cricketer, who played in eight Tests and 22 ODIs for England from 1981 to 1988. He was a wicket-keeper and a useful lower-middle ...more

Chris Lewis is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list List of Famous Cricketers
Chris Lewis is an English cricketer, who played for Nottinghamshire, Surrey and Leicestershire in the 1990s. He played in thirty two Tests and fifty three ODIs for England from 1990 to 1998. ...more

Andy Northcote is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list List of Famous Cricketers
Andy Northcote Andrew Michael Northcote is a South African-born Italian cricketer. Northcote is a right-handed batsman who bowls right-arm off break, and who occasionally fields as a wicket-keeper. He was born ...more

Mark Waugh is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list List of Famous Cricketers
Mark Edward Waugh AM is a former Australian cricketer, who represented Australia in Test matches from early 1991 to late 2002, and made his One-Day International debut in 1988. Waugh is regarded ...more

John Wisden is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list List of Famous Cricketers
John Wisden John Wisden was an English cricketer who played 187 first-class cricket matches for three English county cricket teams, Kent, Middlesex and Sussex. He is now best known for launching the ...more

Mohammad Azharuddin is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list List of Famous Cricketers
Mohammad Azharuddin is a former cricketer and an Indian politician. He was an accomplished batsman and captained the Indian cricket team for much of the 1990s, winning the Arjuna Award in 1986. ...more

Andrew Flintoff is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list List of Famous Cricketers
Andrew "Freddie" Flintoff, MBE is an English professional cricketer who plays for Brisbane Heat. He has also competed as a professional boxer. A former England Test international, ...more

Glenn McGrath is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list List of Famous Cricketers
Glenn Donald McGrath AM is an Australian cricket former player and a commentator for Channel Nine's cricket coverage. He was a fast-medium pace bowler and is considered one of the greatest ...more

Harpreet Singh is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list List of Famous Cricketers
Harpreet Singh Harpreet Singh is a cricketer.

Krishnakant Upadhyay is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list List of Famous Cricketers
Krishnakant Upadhyay Krishna Kant Upadhyay is a cricketer.

Anand Rajan is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list List of Famous Cricketers
Anand Rajan Anand Rajan is a cricketer.

Ashish Reddy is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list List of Famous Cricketers
Ashish Reddy Ashish Reddy is a cricketer.

Douglas Bader is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list List of Famous Cricketers
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Dwaraka Ravi Teja is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list List of Famous Cricketers
Dwaraka Ravi Teja Dwaraka Ravi Teja is a cricketer.

Arjun Yadav is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list List of Famous Cricketers
Arjun Yadav Arjun Yadav is a cricketer.

Akshath Reddy is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list List of Famous Cricketers
Akshath Reddy Akshath Reddy is a cricketer.

Anil Kumble is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list List of Famous Cricketers
Anil Radhakrishna Kumble is a former international cricketer and former captain of the Indian cricket team. A right-arm leg spin bowler, he took 619 wickets in Test cricket and remains the ...more

Damian Fernando is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list List of Famous Cricketers
Damian Fernando Damian Fernando in Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte was a Sri Lankan cricketer. He was a right-handed batsman and right-arm medium-fast bowler who played for Chilaw Marians. He was born in Marawila. ...more

Ray Price is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list List of Famous Cricketers
Raymond William Price is a former Zimbabwean cricketer. He bowls left-arm orthodox spin. He is the nephew of the renowned Zimbabwean golfer Nick Price. Price was born two months prematurely and ...more

Hemantha Jayasena is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list List of Famous Cricketers
Hemantha Jayasena Hemantha Jayasena is a Sri Lankan-born Italian cricketer. He is a left-handed batsman and leg-break bowler. Jayasena first played cricket back in 1990, turning out for Sri Lankan Premier League ...more

Mohammad Naseem is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list List of Famous Cricketers
Mohammad Naseem Abid Naseem is a Saudi Arabian cricket player.

Joe Mennie is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list List of Famous Cricketers
Joe Mennie Joe Mennie is a cricketer.

Jack Leach is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list List of Famous Cricketers
Jack Leach Matthew Jack Leach, known by his middle name, is an English cricketer who plays for Somerset County Cricket Club. A spin bowler, he bowls left-arm orthodox spin, and bats left-handed. He made ...more

Harmeet Singh is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list List of Famous Cricketers
Harmeet Singh Harmeet Singh Bansal, is a right arm medium bowler. He plays for Punjab in domestic cricket and also plays in the Indian Premier League. He was associated with the Deccan Chargers from 2009 to ...more