Most Followed Cricket legends on Instagram

Ranked based on the number of followers on Instagram as of 21-Jan-2022

Includes ex-cricketers who have represented their countries in at least 100 International matches.

Top-50 Cricket Legends on Instagram 

The table below presents the list of top-50 cricket legends player on Instagram who are either playing for their national teams or are playing in one of the top T20 leagues. The ranking is updated every month, and you can visit the detailed profile of each player by clicking on their names in this list. We also compile a ranking of active men crickets and current women cricketers.

Rank (Current)Rank (Previous)PlayerCountryCareer HighlightInternational CareerFollowers (21-Jan-22)
11Sachin TendulkarIndia34,357 International RunsNov 1989 - Nov 201332,792,668
22AB de VilliersSouth Africa20,014 International Runs
Dec 2004 - Mar 201816,635,927
33Yuvraj Singh
India
11,778 International RunsOct 2000 - Jun 2017
12,852,811
44Virender Sehwag
India
17,253 International RunsApr 1999 - Mar 2013
6,768,471
5Harbhajan Singh
India-Apr 1998 - Mar 2016
4,547,848
6Dwayne Bravo
West Indies
-Apr 2004 - Nov 2021
4,351,582
75Gautam Gambhir
India10,324 International RunsApr 2003 - Nov 20163,009,511
87Irfan Pathan
India
2,821 International RunsDec 2003 - Oct 20122,662,843
96Sourav Ganguly
India
18,575 International RunsJan 1992 - Nov 20082,627,005
108Kevin Pietersen
England
13,797 International RunsNov 2004 - Jan 20142,142,591
119Shane Watson
Australia
10,950 International RunsMar 2002 - Mar 20161,861,557
1210Brett LeeAustralia2,728 International RunsDec 1999 - Dec 2008
1,690,963
1311Zaheer Khan
India
610 International WicketsOct 2000 - Feb 2014
1,265,810
1412Shane Warne
Australia
1,001 International WicketsJan 1992 - Jan 2007
1,254,442
1513Ravi Shastri
India
6,938 International RunsFeb 1981 - Dec 1992
1,074,065
1614Shoaib Akhtar
Pakistan6,938 International RunsDec 1997 - Mar 20111,049,456
1715Mohammad Kaif
India
3,377 International RunsMar 2000 - Nov 2006999,154
1816Andrew Flintoff
England
7,315 International RunsJul 1998 - Aug 2009
986,750
1917Anil Kumble
India
956 International WicketsApr 1990 - Nov 2008
973,774
2018Brendon McCullum
New Zealand
14,676 International RunsJan 2002 - Feb 2016
876,664
2119Michael Clarke
Australia
17,112 International RunsJan 2003 - Aug 2015
856,008
2220Daren Sammy
West Indies
3,781 International RunsJul 2004 - Sep 2017
851,600
2321JP Duminy
South Africa
9,154 International RunsAug 2004 - Jul 2019
653,769
24Mohammad Hafeez
Pakistan-Apr 2003 - Nov 2021
620,089
2522Brian Lara
West Indies
22,358 International RunsDec 1990 - Apr 2007
609,990
2623Wasim Akram
Pakistan
916 International WicketsNov 1984 - Mar 2003530,916
2724Ricky Ponting
Australia
27,483 International RunsFeb 1995 - Nov 2012
396,196
2825Kumar Sangakkara
Sri Lanka
28,016 International RunsJul 2000 - Aug 2015
318,581
2926Michael Vaughan
England
7,728 International RunsNov 1999 - Aug 2008
306,649
3027Mahela Jayawardene
Sri Lanka
25,957 International RunsAug 1997 - Mar 2015
303,621
3128Saeed Ajmal
Pakistan
447 International WicketsJul 2008 - Apr 2015297,952
3233Kapil Dev
India
9,031 International RunsOct 1978 - Oct 1994
249,548
3329Umar Akmal
Pakistan
5,887 International RunsAug 2009 - Oct 2019
245,273
3430Graeme smith
South Africa
17,236 International RunsMar 2002 - Mar 2014
240,804
3531Jonty Rhodes
South Africa
8,467 International RunsFeb 1992 - Feb 2003
230,210
3632Morné Morkel
South Africa
544 International WicketsDec 2006 - Mar 2018
206,571
3734Matthew Hayden
Australia
15,066 International RunsMay 1993 - Jan 2009
164,943
3835Navjot Singh Sidhu
India
7,615 International RunsNov 1983 - Jan 1999
163,005
3936Glenn McGrath
Australia
949 International WicketsNov 1993 - Apr 2007
158,296
4037Hashim Amla
South Africa
18,672 International RunsDec 2004 - Jun 2019
138,578
4138Umar Gul
Pakistan
427 International WicketsApr 2003 - Sep 2016
130,773
4240Herschelle Gibbs
South Africa
14,661 International RunsOct 1996- May 2010
124,934
4339Steve Waugh
Australia
18,496 International RunsDec 1985 - Jan 2004
123,432
4441Steven Finn
England
254 International WicketsMar 2010 - May 2017
115,514
4542Albie Morkel
South Africa
1,412 International RunsFeb 2004 - Oct 2015
105,929
4643Michael Hussey
Australia
12,398 International RunsFeb 2004 - Jan 2013
101,037
4744Paul Collingwood
England
9,934 International RunsJun 2001 - Sep 2017
88,149
4845Jacques Kallis
South Africa
25,534 International RunsDec 1995 - Jul 2014
73,333
4946Grant Elliott
New Zealand
2,233 International Runs
Jun 2008 - Sep 2017
62,594
5049Kris Srikkanth
India
6,153 International Runs
Nov 1981 - Mar 1992
60,497

Top-10 Ranking of Most Popular Cricket Legends on Instagram every month

Month Ending 21-Jan-2022
RankTeamFans Added/ Lost
1Sachin Tendulkar244,940
2Yuvraj Singh203,296
3AB de Villiers192,134
4Irfan Pathan65,430
5Kapil Dev61,355
6Shoaib Akhtar11,811
7Wasim Akram11,509
8Gautam Gambhir7,078
9Kris Srikkanth
7,011
10Herschelle Gibbs
6,120
Month Ending 22-Dec-2021
RankTeamFans Added/ LostGrowth
2Yuvraj Singh217,7671.8%
1Sachin Tendulkar201,3710.6%
3AB de Villiers171,1401.1%
4Gautam Gambhir80,9272.8%
6Irfan Pathan50,2742.0%
8Sourav Ganguly29,3791.1%
7Kapil Dev14,1098.1%
5Shoaib Akhtar10,9741.1%
9Wasim Akram10,3362.0%
10Andrew Flintoff7,9600.8%

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