Cricket is arguably one of the most popular sport in India. Stadiums are packed while TV channel viewership go to an all-time high for any cricketing event that is played in India or overseas. Even while India is not playing, cricket lovers in India have always engaged in an in-depth discussion whenever top teams in world cricket take on each other. In India where cricket is worshipped as a religion and cricketers are worshipped like gods.
Apart from their playing style, Indian cricket fans are also part of discussions about who are the most handsome cricketers in the world. Many cricketers are also famous for their good looks among the female cricket fans. In this piece, we will discuss the 10 most handsome cricketers in the world. The players mentioned in our list differ in their styles but are popular figures due to their attractive looks which makes them a attractive personality. We take a look at the 10 most handsome cricketers in the world.
1. Virat Kohli (India)
Like his batting, the former India skipper is definitely at the top of the list of the most handsome cricketers list. The right-hander is the greatest modern-day batsman but his attractive looks have equally been praised globally. The 34-year-old has a fine dressing sense while his charismatic appearance makes him a fan favourite. His unique hairstyles have always been liked and copied by the youth. Virat Kohli is also one of the most-liked personalities on Instagram.
2. Shahid Afridi (Pakistan)
The former Pakistani all-rounder was fondly called “Boom Boom” Afridi for his destructive batting but Afridi’s good looks still make him an attractive figure wherever he goes. Afridi will be remembered as one of the greatest all-rounders in limited as well as shorter formats but his dashing personality and sharp looks are still one of his biggest talking points. Afridi had fans from other countries including Pakistan.
3. Graeme Smith (South Africa)
The former South African skipper was one of the most successful South African captains. Smith’s overseas winning record as captain is still considered the best among all South African captains. The left-hander was equally famous for his flamboyant and stylish looks. His beautiful eyes made his face a lot more attractive and appealing. His dressing sense was always a topic of discussion in the cricketing world.
4. Alistair Cook (England)
One of the most stylish English batters of all time, Cook was considered a style icon in England. His pleasing personality and dashing looks make him an attractive personality even outside the cricketing world. His facial looks make his appearance all the more simple yet stylish even though he is seen in a casual appearance. The former England skipper is the highest run scorer for England in Test cricket and fifth overall.
5. Brett Lee (Australia)
Arguably one of the most handsome cricketers of all time, Brett Lee has billions of female fans across the globe. His smile is often considered graceful yet charming. The former Australian pacer claimed 380 wickets in ODI career and 310 wickets in his test career. The cuteness in his smile reflects his persona but his charisma on and off the field is unmatchable. Female fans are die-hard fans of the dimples in his cheeks. His attractive looks helped him get to feature in films.
6. James Anderson (England)
When it comes to his bowling consistency no one can match Anderson’s skills in modern-day cricket but when it comes to his peerless looks the England pacer is still the darling of billions of fans including female fans. Anderson is the highest wicket-taker for England in Test as well the limited overs format. The pacer still looks quite fit at this age and his sharp features give his appearance a dynamic look.
7. Glenn McGrath (Australia)
The former tall and lanky Australian pacer stole everyone’s hearts with his elegant walks and enigma. His charming personality and attractive looks made everyone fall in love with him during his playing days. The legendary pacer took 563 wickets in 124 tests and 381 wickets in 250 ODIs.
8. Daniel Vettori (New Zealand)
One can’t argue that former New Zealand off-spinner had looks that gained the attention of not only female fans but male fans also. His spectacles combined with his sharp features made him look more like a model rather than a sportsman. Vettori’s boyish smile combined with his sharp eyes made him the most loved cricket.
9. Yuvraj Singh (India)
One of the most dashing and flamboyant cricketers in India, Yuvraj Singh stole the show with his batting as well as his dynamic looks. Like his batting, the former left-hander gained attraction with his elegant personality and smartness. The 2011 world cup man of the Tournament made girls go crazy with his looks and stylish charm. Yuvraj will be remembered as one of the best ODI batsmen of all time.
10. Mark Waugh (Australia)
Mark Waugh had those killer looks that made everyone take notice of his presence. The former Australian opener looked stylish when he wore those Goggles. The right-hander looked more like an actor than a sportsman and that stylish walk combined with his dashing looks made him look like a disciplinarian on the field.