Saturday, May 26, 2012

Cricket Players Nick Names


Cricket is always a game of fun, and referring to people the funny way or the way they love increases more interest.

Interestingly here is the collection of various cricket team's nick names along with the biggggg list of renowned cricketers nicknames.

Teams

Nicknames of cricket players, Sachin's nick name, Dhoni's nick name, Virat kohli's nick name, Shane warne's nick name, cricket, India, world cricketers, list of nick names

Australian national cricket team — Baggy Greens
1948 tour of England — The Invincibles
Indian National Cricket Team — Men in Blue
New Zealand national cricket team — The Black Caps
Pakistan national cricket team — Men in Green
South African national cricket team — The Proteas, The Springboks
Sri Lankan national cricket team — The Lions
West Indian national cricket team — The Windies






Officials, umpires and commentators

Harold Bird — Dickie Bird
Ian Botham — Beefy
Brent Bowden — Billy
Nicknames of cricket players, Sachin's nick name, Dhoni's nick name, Virat kohli's nick name, Shane warne's nick name, cricket, India, world cricketers, list of nick names
Steve Bucknor — Slow Death Bucknor   
Robin Jackman — Jackers
David Lloyd — The Bumble
Christopher Martin-Jenkins — CMJ
David Shepherd — Shep

Supporters

An organised group of Australian cricket team supporters — The Fanatics
An organised group of English cricket team supporters — Barmy Army
An organised group of New Zealand cricket team supporters — The Beige Brigade
An organised group of Sri Lankan cricket team supporters — The Appu army
An organised group of Indian cricket team supporters — The Swamy Army


Nicknames of cricket players, Sachin's nick name, Dhoni's nick name, Virat kohli's nick name, Shane warne's nick name, cricket, India, world cricketers, list of nick names






Players

Nicknames of cricket players, Sachin's nick name, Dhoni's nick name, Virat kohli's nick name, Shane warne's nick name, cricket, India, world cricketers, list of nick names
Shahid Afridi — Boom Boom Afridi, Lala 
Mushtaq Ahmed — Mushie
Shoaib Akhtar — The Rawalpindi Express
Michael Atherton — Captain Grumpy, Athers
Mohammad Ashraful — Matin
Ajay Jadeja - Jaddu

Brendon McCullum - Bazz
Trevor Bailey — The Boil, Barnacle
Ian Bell — Belly, The Sherminator
Richie Benaud — Diamonds
Allan Border — AB, Captain Grumpy
Ian Botham — Beefy
Don Bradman — The Don
Stuart Broad — Westlife


Nicknames of cricket players, Sachin's nick name, Dhoni's nick name, Virat kohli's nick name, Shane warne's nick name, cricket, India, world cricketers, list of nick names







Michael Clarke — Pup , Clarkey, Top Dog, Nemo
Chris Gayle - Gayle force ; Gayle Storm


Nicknames of cricket players, Sachin's nick name, Dhoni's nick name, Virat kohli's nick name, Shane warne's nick name, cricket, India, world cricketers, list of nick names

Phillip DeFreitas — Daffy
Abraham de Villiers — AB
Kapil Dev — The Haryana Hurricane
Allan Donald — White Lightning
Rahul Dravid — The Wall 
Kumar Shri Duleepsinhji — Duleep, Mr Smith
Nicknames of cricket players, Sachin's nick name, Dhoni's nick name, Virat kohli's nick name, Shane warne's nick name, cricket, India, world cricketers, list of nick names





Fidel Edwards — Castro
Adam Gilchrist — Gilly, Churchy
Jason Gillespie — Dizzy
Herschelle Gibbs — Scooter
Gautam Gambhir — Gauti
Sourav GangulyDada, The Prince of Kolkata
Ashley Giles — Gilo, Skinny, Splash
Sunil GavaskarSunny, Master
Asanka Gurusinha — Gura
David Gower - Stoat
Nicknames of cricket players, Sachin's nick name, Dhoni's nick name, Virat kohli's nick name, Shane warne's nick name, cricket, India, world cricketers, list of nick names


Brad Haddin — BJ, Hadds
Richard Hadlee — Paddles
Stephen Harmison — Harmy
Chris Harris — Lugs
Chris Hartley — Hannibal
Ian Harvey — Harvs, The Freak
Nathan Hauritz — Ritzy
Matthew Hayden — Haydos, Big Fish
George Headley — Black Bradman
Ben Hilfenhaus — Hilfy
Nicknames of cricket players, Sachin's nick name, Dhoni's nick name, Virat kohli's nick name, Shane warne's nick name, cricket, India, world cricketers, list of nick names
Brad Hodge — Hodgey, Dodgeball
Brad Hogg — Docker, George
Matthew Hoggard — Oggie
Michael Holding — Whispering Death
A N Hornby — Monkey, The Boss
James Hopes — Catfish
Merv Hughes — Fruitfly
Nasser Hussain — Nashwan
David Hussey — Huss, Junior Mr. Cricket
Michael Hussey — Mr Cricket, Huss
Navjot Singh Sidhu - Sixer Sidhu

Inzamam ul haq - Inzy
Sanath Jayasuriya — Sana, Master-Blaster
Mitchell Johnson — Midge, Notch
Nicknames of cricket players, Sachin's nick name, Dhoni's nick name, Virat kohli's nick name, Shane warne's nick name, cricket, India, world cricketers, list of nick names


Romesh Kaluwitharana — Little Kalu
Danish Kaneria — Nani-Danny
Michael Kasprowicz — Kasper
Simon Katich — Kat
Justin Kemp — Kempie
Robert Key — Keysy
Anil Kumble — Jumbo
Nicknames of cricket players, Sachin's nick name, Dhoni's nick name, Virat kohli's nick name, Shane warne's nick name, cricket, India, world cricketers, list of nick names
Chamara Kapugedera — Kapu
Justin Langer— Alfie, JL
Gavin Larsen — The Postman
V V S Laxman — Very Very Special
Bill Lawry — Phantom
Darren Lehmann — Boof
Brett Lee — Bing, The Speedstar,speedy
Clive Lloyd — Super Cat
David Lloyd — Bumble

Nicknames of cricket players, Sachin's nick name, Dhoni's nick name, Virat kohli's nick name, Shane warne's nick name, cricket, India, world cricketers, list of nick names


Stuart MacGill — Mac
Ken Mackay — Slasher
Nicknames of cricket players, Sachin's nick name, Dhoni's nick name, Virat kohli's nick name, Shane warne's nick name, cricket, India, world cricketers, list of nick names
Lasith Malinga — The Pocket Rocket, Malinga The Slinga
Angelo Mathews — Angie,Superman,Jocka
Rod Marsh — Iron Gloves, Bacchus
Shaun Marsh— SOS
Damien Martyn — Marto
Mpumelelo Mbangwa — Pommie
Glenn McGrath — Pigeon, Millard 
Graham McKenzie — Garth
Brian McMillan — Big Mac
Colin Miller — Funky
Keith Miller — Nugget
John Morrison — Mystery
Mashrafe Mortaza — Koushik
Muttiah Muralitharan — Murali
Farveez Maharoof — Fara
Mohd Azharuddin - Ajju;Azzu Bhai


AndrĂ© Nel — Nella; Gunther
Makhaya Ntini — George
Milford Page — Curly
Monty Panesar — The Mont-ster, Python,The Beard to be Feared
Mansoor Ali Khan Pataudi — Tiger
Jeetan Patel — Dave
Kevin Pietersen — K.P., Kelvin, Kelv, Kapes
Liam Plunkett — Pudsy
Graeme Pollock — The Little Dog
Peter Pollock — Pooch,The Big Dog
Nicknames of cricket players, Sachin's nick name, Dhoni's nick name, Virat kohli's nick name, Shane warne's nick name, cricket, India, world cricketers, list of nick names
Ricky Ponting — Punter
Matthew Prior — The Cheese

Arjuna Ranatunga — Captain cool, Rana
Abdul Razzaq — Razzler, Fauji
Andrew Strauss — Lord Brocket, Straussy, Levi, Muppet, Johann, Mare Man
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Sachin Tendulkar - Little Master,Master Blaster, Tendlya, Paaji
Suresh Raina - Sonu
Sunil Gavaskar - Sunny; Little Master
Steve Waugh - Iceman




Nicknames of cricket players, Sachin's nick name, Dhoni's nick name, Virat kohli's nick name, Shane warne's nick name, cricket, India, world cricketers, list of nick names



Mark Waugh — Afghan
Shane Warne - Warnie, Warney, The King of Spin, Spin King

Nicknames of cricket players, Sachin's nick name, Dhoni's nick name, Virat kohli's nick name, Shane warne's nick name, cricket, India, world cricketers, list of nick names
                                   Virat KohliCheeku

                                   Virendra Sehwag - Viru
                                   Venkatesh Prasad - What's next guy
Nicknames of cricket players, Sachin's nick name, Dhoni's nick name, Virat kohli's nick name, Shane warne's nick name, cricket, India, world cricketers, list of nick names

Nicknames of cricket players, Sachin's nick name, Dhoni's nick name, Virat kohli's nick name, Shane warne's nick name, cricket, India, world cricketers, list of nick names

Yuvraj Singh —Yuvi
Zaheer khan - Zak ; Zippy Zakky

Glossary of cricket terms

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