Cricket is not just a game; it’s an emotion for Indians where every win is celebrated like a festival. People are connected with Indian players; they treat them as God and worship them.
A few people see their kids’ future in them and want them to follow some of their favorite cricketers to get inspiration. Well, every Indian cricketer is remarkable and holds a special place in their fan’s hearts because of their sharp playing skills.
Still, a few Indian cricketers are enormously popular among their fans worldwide. Do you want to know who they are? We have mentioned some best Indian cricketers of all time. Look at the list below!
1. Mahendra Singh Dhoni
Mahendra Singh Dhoni, also named MS Dhoni, is one of the greatest players of all time. He played his first match in 2004 against Bangladesh and overtook Saurabh Ganguly’s position as captain and wicketkeeper. He is the finest batsman and is also known as the best wicket keeper in the world. His knack led India to win three ICC trophies; the 2007 ICC World Twenty20, the 2011 Cricket World Cup, and the 2013 ICC Champions Trophy. Since then, he has created an enormous fan following.
2. Virat Kohli
Virat Kholi is a batsman and is currently the captain of the Indian Cricket team. He is a successful player and captain as well as he managed his team very well. During his captaincy, he led his team to win more than half matches. Virat Kohli is also the captain of the Indian Premier League team Royal Challengers Bangalore. Regarded as one of the finest players in the Indian Cricket team, he is known for his playing and team management skills. He also broke another master of cricket Sachin Tendulkar’s record in 2011 and became the fastest player to get 23,000 international runs. So why does it not deserve to be the favorite of all?
3. Sachin Tendulkar
When we talk about cricket, how can we miss mentioning Sachin Tendulkar- The Master Blaster? He is one of the greatest cricket players and a favorite of all age groups, from kids to young, adults. Sachin Tendulkar had the record for the highest run in Test Format and ODI. Because of his skills, Indians occasionally refer to him as the ‘God of Cricket’. Not to mention that he was the key player of the Indian Cricket team from 1989-2013. During his career, he has scored several hundred & half-centuries and was crowned as ‘Man of the Match’ several times. Aside from being a cricket player, he was also commemorated in 2013 Indian postage stamps. He has a great personality in the Indian cricket team.
4. Virendra Sehwag
The coolest cricketer ever- Virendra Sehwag, is an outstanding performer on the field. He was known for his magical batting skills and still holds a place in his fan’s hearts, even after his retirement of seven years. He has won several awards like ‘Man of the match’ and scored centuries and half centuries during his career. This is not all; he holds the record of highest-scoring test cricketer in India and scored a double hundred in ODI. He had the ability to stand on the pitch for a long time, and this is why he is known as the best Indian cricketer of all time.
5. Rahul Dravid
Rahul Dravid has multiple personalities; he was a batsman, keeper, and even a coach of the Indian National Team. During his career, he was referred to as The Wall. Dravid led the men’s under-19 team to win the 2018 Cricket World Cup. He has several awards in his name, including Padma Bhushan. He was the perfect player to play in Test Matches, as he had the ability to stand on the pitch for a long time. Dravid is the fourth-highest run scorer in test Cricket as of 2022. There is no doubt to say that he is one of the best cricketers of all time.
So these are the best Indian cricketers of all time. There are several other players also who have won this title. If you want to know the names, write to us. We will bring another list with different names.