Cricketers are famous not just for their ravishing deeds on the field, but also for their looks. Especially in the world of social media, several posts of cricketers go viral within minutes, and several fans start drooling over the ‘sexy’ pictures posted by the cricketers on social media platforms.
Yes, we have had sexy cricketers in the past as well. Imran Khan was a massive hit amongst the ladies back in the 1980s and 1990s. Apart from his prowess on the field, Khan was also famous for his charismatic looks as well.
And even today, there are many cricketing stars who make the fans drool with their looks. In this article, let us take a look at five sexiest male cricketers in 2021.
5. Pat Cummins
Pat Cummins will easily qualify as the sexiest cricketer from the land of the kangaroos. Cummins is tall, has a nice built frame, and his looks make several female fans of the game go crazy after him.
Cummins also has blue eyes, which serve as an additional attraction apart from his toned body. He is 6’4”, and weighs close to 90 kgs, and has a perfect build for a pace bowler. On the cricketing side of things, Cummins will qualify as one of the most important assets of the Australian cricket team, especially in the longest format of the game.
Cummins is the No.1 ranked pace bowler in the world in Test match cricket and has scalped 164 wickets in only 34 Test matches at an average of 21.60. The 28-year-old has also featured in 69 ODI matches for the Australian side and scalped 111 wickets as well. Cummins is a part of the Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) side in the Indian Premier League.
4. Hardik Pandya
At the 4th place in the list, we have Indian cricketer Hardik Pandya. The 27-year-old is an integral part of India’s limited-overs setup. The all-rounder has featured in 60 ODIs and 48 T20Is for the Indian cricket team.
While he has scored 1267 runs in the ODI format of the game, Pandya has also plundered 474 runs at a strike rate of close to 150.00 in T20I cricket. Pandya has also played 87 matches in the IPL and has scored 1401 runs at a strike rate of 157.24.
But then, apart from his exploits on the cricket field, Pandya’s looks also make him one of the most sought-after cricketers of the modern era. Pandya gives a lot of attention to fitness, and many shirtless pictures of his have had the fans going crazy.
Pandya is married to model Natasa Stankovic, and they both have a son together named Agastya. Pandya has a whopping 18.2 Million followers on Instagram.
3. Faf du Plessis
Even at the age of 36, Faf du Plessis has female fans going gaga over his looks. The South African cricketer has a muscular build and is one of the fittest cricketers in the world.
The tattoos on his arm add more swagger to his looks as well. And, apart from his looks, du Plessis is also known for his acrobatic saves on the field and his ability with the willow.
The right-hander has featured in 69 Test matches for the South African side and scored 4163 runs at an average of 40.03. In the ODI format of the game, du Plessis has plundered 5507 runs and has scored his runs at an excellent average of 46.67.
Faf du Plessis is also an integral part of the Chennai Super Kings (CSK) side in IPL cricket as well. He has played 91 matches in the IPL and has scored 2622 runs at an average of 34.96 and at a strike rate in excess of 130.
2. Shubman Gill
At the age of 21, Shubman Gill has already made several heads turn towards him not just for his prowess with the willow but with his sexy looks as well. Gill also posts some workout videos on Instagram and takes care of his fitness in a serious manner.
And, a few shirtless pictures of Gill have been a hit with the fans on social media. On the cricketing side of things, the right-hander experienced a fairytale start to his Test career and lorded over the Australian bowling attack in India’s tour to the land of the kangaroos.
Gill scored 259 runs in the 6 innings that he played in Australia, and scored them at an excellent average of 51.80. Gill is a part of the Kolkata Knight Riders side in the IPL. There are also rumors floating around that he is dating Sachin Tendulkar’s daughter, Sara Tendulkar.
1. Virat Kohli
No surprises as to who grabs the top spot in this list. Virat Kohli is arguably the fittest cricketer in the world at the moment and has emerged as the biggest icon for the youth of India. Kohli’s workouts are insane, and he takes care of his body in a meticulous manner.
Also, Kohli is one of the biggest celebrities in India today. He is the only Indian to have garnered over 100 Million followers on Instagram and has left every other Indian celebrity behind, including some of the most famous Bollywood actors.
The Indian cricketing stalwart is married to Bollywood actor Anushka Sharma, and the two are one of the most popular celebrity couples in India today. On the cricketing side of things, Kohli is a legend with the willow and is already considered as one of the greatest batsmen that the game of cricket has witnessed.
Kohli has amassed 43 hundreds in ODI cricket and occupies 2nd place in the list of batsmen with the most ODI hundreds. The right-hander has plundered 12169 runs in ODI cricket and has scored his runs at an insane average of 59.07. Even in Test match cricket, Kohli has scored 7490 runs at an average of 52.38.
The batting colossus has also scored 7 double centuries in white flannels. Kohli is also the highest run-scorer in T20I cricket as well and has raked up 3159 runs at an average of 52.65. Kohli is also the only batsman to have scored over 6000 runs in the Indian Premier League (IPL) and is currently the skipper of the Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) outfit.
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