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Famous Cricket Players

If you want to discuss cricket with longtime cricket fans, there are a few names you ought to know. Take a look at the most iconic and famous cricket players, from the past and present.

The Wisden All-Time World Test XI
Wisden Cricket Almanack's All-Time Test Cricket World XI includes such legends as Don Bradman, Sachin Tendulkar, and Shane Warne.

ESPN Legends of Cricket: Complete Video List
A set of links to every video in the ESPN Legends of Cricket series featuring Sir Donald Bradman, W. G. Grace, Shane Warne, and Wasim Akram.

Brian Lara In Quotes
A collection of quotes by and about the outstanding West Indies cricket batsman Brian Lara.

Sir Donald Bradman Profile
Quite simply, Donald Bradman (aka 'The Don') is the best cricket player to have played the game. Read more about this amazing batsman and cricket legend in this player profile.

Sir Garfield Sobers In Quotes
A collection of quotes by and about former West Indies legend Sir Garfield Sobers, who is regarded by many as the greatest all-round cricketer of all time.

Martin Crowe's Five Best Innings
Five of the best from Martin Crowe, who is widely regarded to be New Zealand's greatest batsman - especially for his performances in the 1992 World Cup.

Sir Jack Hobbs In Quotes
A collection of quotes by and about former England opener Sir Jack Hobbs, the top run-scorer in cricket history.

W. G. Grace In Quotes
A collection of quotes by and about former England all-rounder W. G. Grace, the first master of cricket and considered by many to be the greatest cricketer of all time.

Sir Vivian Richards In Quotes
A collection of quotes by and about outstanding West Indies batsman Sir Vivian Richards, one of the most confident and destructive players ever to appear on a cricket field.

Wasim Akram in Quotes
A selection of quotes by and about Wasim Akram, the greatest left-arm swing bowler in cricket history.

Shane Warne In Quotes
A collection of quotes by and about legendary Australian cricket player Shane Warne, who is considered the best leg spinner of all time.

Sachin Tendulkar In Quotes
A collection of quotes by and about the biggest run-scoring phenomenon of international cricket history.

Malcolm Marshall In Quotes
A selection of quotes relating to former West Indies fast bowler Malcolm Marshall, a true legend of cricket who was voted into Wisden's All-Time Test XI.

Sir Donald Bradman In Quotes
A collection of quotes by and about Test cricket's most revered player, Australia's incomparable 'The Don'.

Sir Jack Hobbs
Nobody in cricket history comes close to Sir Jack Hobbs' first-class runs total of 61,760. There's a good chance nobody ever will. His Cricinfo profile contains statistics and obituaries.

Shane Warne Official Website
An icon of the modern game, both as a legendary spin bowler and an off-field celebrity, Shane Warne was the first player to take 1000 international wickets.

Don Bradman Profile on australia.gov.au
A profile of Sir Donald Bradman on the official website of the Australian Government.

ESPN: On the road with Sachin Tendulkar
American writer Wright Thompson went on tour with the Indian team in 2011 and wrote this piece focused on Sachin Tendulkar, the game's most worshipped figure.

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