Greatest Cricketers

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Sachin Tendulkar

Sachin Ramesh Tendulkar is an Indian cricketer widely regarded as one of the greatest batsmen in the history of cricket. In 2002, Wisden ranked him the second greatest Test batsman of all time next only to Sir Donald Bradman, and the second greatest one-day international (ODI) batsman of all time next only to Sir Viv Richards. Tendulkar is the highest run scorer in both Test matches and ODIs, and also the batsman with the most centuries in either form of the game.

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Sachin Tendulkar
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Jacques Kallis

A formidable best hand batsmen, a desired medium rate bowler and a sharp council member of the South African team.

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Jacques Kallis
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Shane Warne

Shane Keith Warne is generally regarded as one of the greatest leg-spin bowlers in cricket history. His test figures stand at 708 wickets with an average of 25.41. Shane Warne's ODI records are equally impressive. He has taken 293 wickets, with an average of 25.73.

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Shane Warne
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Ian Botham

He holds the top for the utmost large amount of of wickets taken by an English bowler. During his period there got few who would balance his ability to both bat and bowl well.

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Ian Botham
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Steve Waugh

Steve Waugh, was Australia's captain for 1999 to 2004. His ability to deliver in tight conditions and to steer his commission over all problematic circumstances came up with him a truly popular captain and cricketer.

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Steve Waugh
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Sir Garfield Sobers

Sir Garfield Sobers is an international cricket celebrity and a national hero of Barbados. Sir Garfield rose from the back streets to become Captain of the West Indies team and has always been regarded as the world’'s greatest all-rounder.

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Sir Garfield Sobers
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Muttiah Mulitharan

Muttiah Muralitharan often referred to simply as Murali, is a Sri Lankan cricketer who is generally regarded as one of the greatest bowlers in cricket history. His unique bowling action coupled with his ability to amass wickets has made him one of the most famous cricketers of modern times.

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Muttiah Mulitharan
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Brian Lara

Another West Indian, Brain Lara enchanted cricket audiences with his style of batting and his ability to dispatch any bowler's ball to the boundary with ease and grace.

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Brian Lara
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Sir Donald Bradman

No other sportsperson in Australian history had captured the respect and admiration of the sporting public as ‘'The Don’', the cricketer from Bowral in the State of New South Wales (NSW), had.. Don Bradman was born in Cootamundra, New South Wales, on 27 August 1908 and grew to become one of Australia’'s most esteemed cricketers.

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Sir Donald Bradman
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Sir Jack Hobbs

Sir Jack Hobbs was an English professional cricketer who played for Surrey from 1905 to 1934 and for England in 61 Test matches from 1908 to 1930. Universally known as "Jack" and nicknamed "The Master", Hobbs is widely regarded as cricket's greatest-ever opening batsman and holds world records in first-class cricket for scoring the most runs (61,237 or 61,760 depending on source) and centuries (197 or 199 depending on source).

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Sir Jack Hobbs
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Dennis Lillee

Dennis Keith Lillee was an Australian cricketer. Australia’s most consistent fast bowler during the 1970s and early 1980s, Lillee was known for his fiery temperament, ‘"never-say-die’" attitude and popularity with the fans. In the early part of his career Lillee was an extremely quick bowler, but a number of stress fractures in his back almost ended his career. Taking on a strict fitness regime, he fought his way back to full fitness, eventually returning to international cricket. By the time of his retirement from international cricket in 1984 he had become the then world record holder for most Test wickets (355), and had firmly established himself as one of the most recognizable and renowned Australian sportsmen of all time.

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Dennis Lillee
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Imran Khan

Best know internationally the Lion of Lahore, he is probably the finest cricketer to come from Pakistan. An outstanding all rounder, he became a national hero when he captained the Pakistan Cricket team to victory and brought back the World Cup in the 1991/92 Cricket World Cup which took place in Australia.

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Imran Khan
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Keith Miller

Keith Ross Miller was an Australian Test cricketer and a Royal Australian Air Force pilot during World War II. Miller is widely regarded as Australia's greatest ever all-rounder. Because of his ability, irreverent manner and good looks he was a crowd favourite.

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Keith Miller
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Viv Richards

Richards was voted one of the five Cricketers of the Century in 2000, by a 100-member panel of experts, along with Sir Donald Bradman, Sir Garfield Sobers, Sir Jack Hobbs and Shane Warne.

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Viv Richards
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