Nicknames of some Famous Cricketer

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Nickname: A usually descriptive name given instead of or in addition to the one belonging to a person, place, or thing.

Cricket has a rich tradition of using nicknames. This is a List of nicknames used in international cricket.

  • Steve Bucknor — Slow Death Bucknor
  • Rahul Dravid — The Wall, Mr. Dependable
  • Shahid Afridi — Boom Boom Afridi, Lala
  • Shoaib Akhtar — Rawalpindi Express
  • Ian Bell — Belly
  • Don Bradman — The Don
  • Stuart Broad — Westlife
  • Ian Chappell — Chappelli
  • Michael Clarke— Pup,Clarkey
  • Alastair Cook— Chef, Captain Cook
  • Shikhar Dhawan — Gabbar
  • AB de Villiers — AB, Mr. 360 Degree
  • Kapil Dev — The Haryana Hurricane
  • Allan Donald — White Lightning
  • Mahendra Singh Dhoni — MSD,CAPTAIN COOL
  • James Faulkner — The Finisher
  • Andrew Flintoff — Freddie
  • Sourav Ganguly — Dada, Prince of kolkata, God of Offside
  • Chris Gayle — World Boss,Universe Boss
  • Adam Gilchrist — Gilly, Churchy
  • Jason Gillespie — Dizzy
  • Herschelle Gibbs — Scooter
  • Gautam Gambhir — Gauti
  • Ashley Giles — Gilo, Skinny, Splash,Wheelie Bin
  • Umar Gul – Guldozer
  • Brad Haddin — BJ, Hadds
  • Stephen Harmison — Harmy
  • John Hastings — The Duke
  • Matthew Hayden — Haydos, Big Fish
  • Michael Hussey — Mr Cricket
  • Virat Kohli – Chiku, RunMachine, King Kohli, The Blue Death
  • Zaheer Khan – Zak
  • Anil Kumble — Jumbo
  • V V S Laxman — Very Very Special
  • Brett Lee — Bing, Binga, The Speedster
  • Clive Lloyd — Super Cat
  • Lasith Malinga — Malinga The Slinga
  • Angelo Mathews — Angie,Superman
  • Glenn McGrath — Pigeon
  • Muttiah Muralitharan — Murali
  • Monty Panesar — The Mont-ster,Python, The Beard to be Feared,The Sikh of Tweak
  • Mansoor Ali Khan Pataudi — Tiger
  • Ricky Ponting — Punter
  • Joe Root — Rooty/The Run Machine
  • Ajinkya Rahane — Jinks
  • Jonty Rhodes — Sparrow
  • Virender Sehwag — Viru, Nawab of Najafgarh, Sultan of Multan,
  • Sandeep Sharma — Sandu
  • Harbhajan Singh — Bhajji, Turbanator
  • Rohit Sharma — Hit-Man
  • Sachin Tendulkar — Little Master, Master Blaster
  • Inzamam-ul-Haq — Inzi
  • Misbah-ul-Haq – Lone warrior, Tuk tuk King, Man of Crisis
  • Murali Vijay — Monk
  • Yuvraj Singh —Yuvi, Prince
  • Chris Woakes – Wizard

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