The topmost handsome cricketers across generations
Sportsmen are entertainers and therefore the famous ones are bound to have a strong fan following. The cricketers are no exceptions and if they have a charming attitude and a handsome appearance their popularity across social media and on the ground simply soars.
We have tried to put together a list of The topmost handsome cricketers across generations. They are as under in descending order (from 10 to 1)
10. Alistair Cook
The former English captain and opening batting legend has amassed 12000 plus test runs with his tall and slim frame. His black hair and handsome looks along with his successful career make it an intriguing combination.
9. Michael Clarke
The former Australian captain and a multiple world cup winner with his striking looks made his test debut in India in grand style. His young and handsome face and his articulate disposition has attracted a lot of fans during his playing days
8. Brendon McCullum
The former new Zealand great was a belligerent batsman in international cricket. His 158 in the first-ever IPL match kickstarted a revolution in Indian cricket. His macho looks and aggressive style has attracted lots of fans over the world.
7. MS Dhoni
When he first came into the Indian squad, Dhoni had golden hair. His fiery aggressive batting caught the eye and even the former Pakistani President Pervez Musharraf was bowled over by his long golden hair in 2006. During the T20I world cup 2007, his long hair had turned black and subsequently was shortened. All long Dhoni’s hair supplemented his handsome face and he was adored by his fans of all genders.
6. James Anderson
Anderson had stunning looks when he first came along as a tall youngster supplemented by disarming smile. The fast bowling legend with 600 plus test wickets has become the most prolific test player for England breaking Cook’s record.
5. Kevin Peitersen
The South African born England player had stunning looks when he first burst onto the test scene against Australia. His macho appearance continued to win hearts as he went on to become one of England’s batting greats.
4. Shahid Afridi
Known as the Lala, Shahid Afridi started to play for Pakistan at the age of 17 and he still plays in T20 leagues as a belligerent batsman and useful leggie. His disarming smile and stylish disposition along with his aggressive cricket made him very popular in the subcontinent.
3. Wasim Akram
The tall left armer and the sultan of swing with 900 wickets across formats was regarded as one the most handsome cricketers ever played for Pakistan. He was a hit amongst female fans in the subcontinent and still looks dapper in formal dresses in particular.
2. Pat Cummins
Currently, the most handsome playing cricketer going around. The fast bowler of Australia with his tall and striking looks have scaled great heights after losing 6 years due to fitness issue. He is also favoured to lead Australia in the near future.
1. Imran Khan
One of the greatest all-rounders that the world has ever seen, the Oxford-educated Imran was strikingly handsome and was a rage amongst female fans during his playing days. His amazing looks and charming smile bowled over many Bollywood actress as he was allegedly linked with a few of them. However, it never affected his game as he went from strength to strength in his career, finally leading Pakistan to a world cup win in 1992.