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Top 10 most handsome cricketers of the World

Cricket is one of the most popular sports all over the World. The game is watched by millions of cricket fans. This game is particularly popular among sub-continental countries. Countries like India, Pakistan and Bangladesh worship cricket for many years. But Cricket has also gathered its decent popularity in many European countries as well as in greater Australia..

From the beginning of the game of cricket, it was Australian Sir Don Bradman who dominated the field. Now in this modern era of cricket, young cricketers like Virat Kohli and AB De Villiers have provided huge popularity around the world.

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Now a days cricketers earn large amount of income from their national team and respected club team salaries. They also have their own income source from personal endorsements.

Top 10 most handsome cricketers of the World :

Cricket is considered as one of the hard working games. Each player should have built up their physique under strict physical routine. Thus they become the subject of attraction for millions of cricket fans. Cricket magazines featuring handsome cricketers on their cover pages also sell in the market like hot cake.

Here, we bring you the list of Top 10 most handsome cricketers of the world.

Top 10 most handsome cricketers of the world No 1:

Virat Kohli (India)

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Virat Kohli represents the Indian national cricket team. He also plays for Royal Challengers Bangalore in IPL (Indian Premier League) and his regional team Delhi. Delhi remains Virat Kohli’s birthplace and this awesome youngster was born on 5 November 1988.

Now this handsome cricketer has aged 26. In the national side and in the club teams, Virat Kohli plays his role as a right handed batsman. Occasionally he bowls as a right arm medium pace. Virat Kohli made his Test debut against west indies on 20 June 2011 and in ODI on 18 August 2008 Vs Sri Lanka. Since then, Virat Kohli has appeared in 29 international test matches for Indian National team and scored 1855 with an average of 39.46 (upto 9.12.2014).

He also capped 146 ODI matches for India and made 6,208 runs with 52.61 batting average. With 21 ODI centuries and 6 test centuries, Virat Kohli has become one of the most promising cricketers in the world. Not only that, he is probably the most fashionable cricketer in recent world.

Cricketer Virat Kohli remains at the top of our list of top 10 most handsome cricketers of the world.

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Top 10 most handsome cricketers of the world No 2:

Kevin Pietersen (England)

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Kevin Pietersen plays for England National cricket team. He also marked his place in IPL for Delhi Daredevils and his regional team St Lucia Zouks. He may be an England player, but he is not English by born. Kevin Pietersen was born in Pietermaritzburg, Natal province, South Africa on 27 June 1980. He is mainly known for his right handed batting and occasional right arm off break bowling.

Kevin Pietersen made his debut for his national side in Test on 21 July 2005. It was a match against Australia, England’s greatest rival. He debuted in one day international cricket against Zimbabwe on 28 November 2004. Kevin Pietersen, commonly known as KP appeared in 104 test matches and made 8,181 runs and earned a batting average of 47.28. In one day international, he appeared in 136 matches for England National Team and scored 4,440 runs. Here his batting average remains 40.73 (upto 09.12.14).

Kevin Pietersen has won hearts of many cricket fans with his stunning smartness and look. His charming physique well enough to make crazy thousands of young girls. For this reason, KP is remaining in the 2nd position in our list of top 10 most handsome cricketers of the world.

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Top 10 most handsome cricketers of the world No 3:

Shahid Afridi (Pakistan)

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Shahid Afridi is one of the hottest cricketers among his fans. His aggressive batting, bowling and fielding have caught the eyes of thousands of cricket lovers. Shahid Afridi indeed makes his place among top 10 most handsome cricketers of the world.

Shahid Afridi plays for Pakistan National Team from 2 October 1996 in ODI and from 22 October 1998 in tests. This 34 year all-rounder was born in Khyber Agency, FATA, Pakistan on 1 March 1980. Afridi mainly plays his role as all-rounder both in Pakistan National Team and Clubs like Dhaka Gladiators and Ruhuna Royals. He is known for his right handed batting and right arm leg spin bowling.

Shahid Afridi has appeared in 27 international Test matches and made 1,716 runs with an average of 36.51. In One Day International Cricket, he capped total 373 matches and scored 7,516 runs and captured 384 wickets. In his first appearance as a ODI batsman, Shahid Afridi became the fastest centurion with a hundred in just 37 balls. It was a match against Sri Lanka and the Lankans remembered that blast for many years.

Shahid Afridi is considered as one of the most handsome cricketers in the world.

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Top 10 most handsome cricketers of the world No 4:

AB de Villiers (South Africa)

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AB de Villiers represents the South Africa Nation Team. In Indian Premier League, he plays for Royal Challengers Bangalore. Villiers was born in Pretoria, Transvaal Province, South Africa on 17 February 1984. He mainly plays as a wicket-keeper batsman for his national team as well as clubs and well known for his right-handed tactical batting.

AB de Villiers made his Test debut for South Africa National Team on 17 December 2004, in a match against England. He also got his ODI debut against England on 2 February 2005. AB de Villiers appeared in total 92 Test matches with 7,168 runs and 52.94 batting average. In one day international, he appeared 162 matches for his national team and scored 6,543 runs with 49.94 batting average.

AB de Villiers with his charming smartness and his stunning fielding performances, has able to catch eyes of thousands cricket lovers. He is one of the most handsome cricketers in the recent era of cricket.

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Top 10 most handsome cricketers of the world No 5:

Michael Clarke (Australia)

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Michael Clarke’s performance in cricket is well admired among the cricket fans. He plays for Australian National Cricket Team and for Pune Warriors in Indian Premier League and also for Sydney Thunder. 34 year old Michael Clarke was born in Liverpool, New South Wales, Australia on 2 April 1981. He is well known for his right-handed batting and occasional slow left-arm orthodox bowling.

On 6 October 2004, Michael Clarke made his Test debut for Australian National Team in a match against India and so far he played 107 international test matches. He made 8,297 runs in Test cricket for Australia with an average of 50.59. He made his debut in one day international cricket on 19 January 2003 against England. He capped in total 237 one day international matches for his national team, Australia and managed 7,751 runs so far with an average of 45.06.

Michael Clarke is counted among the most handsome cricketers today. For this, it is his obvious right to stay in the list of most handsome cricketers of the world.

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Top 10 most handsome cricketers of the world No 6:

Brendon McCullum (New Zealand)

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Brendon McCullum is one of the key batsmen in the New Zealand National Team. He also represents Brisbane Heat and Chennai Super Kings in his club side. Brendon was born in Dunedin, Otago, New Zealand on 27 September 1981. This 33 year old wicket-keeper batsman is known for his right-handed batting performances. He is showing his cricketing ability both in Test and One day international cricket.

He was debuted in Tests on 10 March 2004 against South Africa and in one day cricket on 17 February 2002 against Australia. In his 88 appearances in Tests, Brendon McCullum scored 5,349 runs with a batting average of 37.10. He also appeared in 231 ODI matches for New Zealand National Team with 5,200 runs and 30.05 average score.

Brendon’s musculature and his attractive physique are considered as one of the most handsome cricketers of the world.

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Top 10 most handsome cricketers of the world No 7:

Mitchell Johnson (Australia)

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Mitchell Johnson is considered as one of the most devastating fast bowlers in world cricket. As a presenter of Australian National Cricket Team, Mitchell Johnson has played 61 international test matches and 144 one day international matches. This 33 year old Australian pacer was born in Townsville, Queensland, Australia on 2 November 1981. Apart from the Australian National team, he also plays for Mumbai Indians and Kings XI Punjab in Indian Premier League. He mainly plays his role as a left-arm fast bowler and a left-handed batsman.

Johnson’s debut test match was held on 8 November 2007 against Sri Lanka. He debuted in one day international on 10 December 2005 against New Zealand. Mitchell Johnson has grabbed 270 wickets in Test matches and 221 wickets in ODI so far for Australian national cricket team.

Mitchell Johnson with tall figure and characteristics moustache are well enough to hit the hearts of thousands of girls. This handsome and hot fast bowler is remaining as prince charming among many cricket fans. We consider him in our list of top 10 handsome cricketers of the world.

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Top 10 most handsome cricketers of the world No 8:

Faf Du Plessis (South Africa)

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Faf Du Plessis plays for the South Africa National Cricket Team alongside with another smart boy AB de Villers. Du Plessis also plays for Melbourne Renegades and Chennai Super Kings in IPL. Faf Du Plessis was born in Pretoria, Transvaal Province, South Africa on 13 July 1984. Now he is aged 30 years. Du Plessis mainly plays his role as a middle-order batsman in both his national team and clubs.

This right-handed batsman was debuted on 18 January 2011 against India in ODI and in Test Cricket he was debuted on 2 November 2012 in a match against Australia. For South Africa National team, Du Plessis has appeared in 17 international test matches and scored 1,262 runs with a stunning 52.58 batting average. He capped in 53 ODI matches and made 1,503 runs earning average of 32.67.

Du Plessis made himself quite a promising cricketer. His place in our list of top 10 most handsome cricketers of the world is quite justifiable too.

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Top 10 most handsome cricketers of the world No 9:

Alastair Cook (England)

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This youngster cricketer, Alastair Cook has got beautiful eyes which can mesmerize lots of cricket fans. He represents the English National Cricket Team as well as regional team Essex and MCC. He was born in Gloucester, Gloucestershire, England on December 25, 1984. Alastair Cook is mainly the opening left-handed batsman in his clubs and England National team. Occasionally he plays as a right-arm medium bowler.

His test match debut was on 1 March 2006 against India and ODI on 28 June 2006 against Sri Lanka. Alastair Cook has played 109 international test matches for England National Team and scored 8,423 runs with an average of 46.06. In one day cricket, he appeared in 86 matches with 3,085 runs and 37.62 batting average.

Alastair Cook is treated as one of the hottest English cricketers and indeed he stays in our list of top 10 most handsome cricketers of the world.

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Top 10 most handsome cricketers of the world No 10:

Dale Steyn (South Africa)

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Dale Styne represents South Africa National Cricket Team. In his club career, he plays for Brisbane Heat and Sunrisers Hyderabad in IPL. Dale Styne’s birth place is in Phalaborwa, Transvaal Province, South Africa and the date was 27 June 1983. His main role in the national team is right-arm fast bowler.

He was debuted in Test match on 17 December 2004 against England and in One day international cricket he made his debut match against Asia XI on 17 August 2005. Dale Steyn has played 75 test matches and 82 ODI for South Africa national team. In international test cricket, he took 383 wickets and in one day international cricket he grabbed total 125 wickets.

In recent world of cricket, Dale Steyn is one of the most handsome cricketers of the world.

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The popularity of cricket is rising due to recent time T20 Championships like IPL and Australian Big Bash League. All these cricket tournaments have also increased the earnings of the famous cricketers and also built fans across the globe. These are the platform for young dashing cricketers to rise into stardom. We can expect to see more smart and most handsome cricketers in the near future, who will be credited both for their talent and looks on the cricket field.

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Top 10 Best Looking NBA Players in America 2015

In addition to the vivid basketball game, high hopes, frank commentary and lofty goal-you also may want to look forward to see some of the best looking NBA players.

We had discussed a lot to select the most hottest NBA players for 2014. We tried to be more fair than others, and we have focused more on the physical appearance, muscles, strong jaw lines, sweaty bodies and luscious lips. We always negate all types of personal dramas and affairs.

Since there are contradiction on the numbers, we had just put the name of the players (without maintaining serial). Remember, these names were selected from votes of 1000+ NBA fans.

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Top 10 best looking NBA Players in 2015:

• Shannon Brown

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Shanon Brown is well known for his smart face and figure than his skills on the basketball court. He is the NBA shooting watchman who marked with the Phoenix Suns in 2011, in the wake of winning two titles with the Los Angeles Lakers.he had his best scoring season in 2011, when he arrived at the midpoint of 11 focuses every amusement.

Now, Shannon Brown is about 27, still is in the list of the best looking NBA players. He has married to Monica, a famous singer.

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• Dwyane Wade

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If you didn’t expect Dwyane Wade in this list, you must definitely consider his name after seeing his photo shoot in the GQ Magazine. Dwyane Wade is now a 31 years sexy man. Surely, Gabrelle Union is one of the lucky ladies for being his wife. 2006 NBA Finals MVP with the Miami Heat who won his second title with the group in 2012 close by Lebron James; All-NBA First Team determination in 2009 and 2010.

He turned into a father in 2002 when his child Zaire was conceived. He has two more children named Zion and Xavier.

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• Carmelo Anthony

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Carmelo Anthony is one of the best looking NBA players, who recently came out as one of the most aphrodisiacs players to the basketball lovers. He has gathered many a number of fans after his amazing hair cut. Anthony married to Lala Vasquez-Anthony.

He is 2013 NBA scoring champion with the New York Knicks who won Gold Medals at the Olympics in 2008 and 2012; drafted third by and large by the Denver Nuggets in 2003 and named to his first NBA All-Star group in 2007.

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• Blake Griffin

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Black Griffin is one of the best looking NBA players in recent times. He won the slam dunk in the 2011 competition. This 23-years old legend’s relationship status is unknown to the people. It was heard on December 2012 that he had a girlfriend.

He was close with individual expert players Sam Bradford and Xavier Henry while experiencing childhood in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. He is the child of Tommy and Gail Griffin, he played school ball with his more seasoned sibling Taylor at the University of Oklahoma.

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• Derrick Rose

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There are many obvious reasons to put his name in the most hottest NBA players list. He plays for Chicago Bulls point. Derrick Rose is 24 years old, who didn’t marry yet. He with his girlfriend belongs to a son.

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• Kevin Garnett

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One of the most appealing figures in the basketball game, who is continuously playing in the league for the Boston Celtics. He is 2004 NBA MVP who was drafted straight out of secondary school by the Minnesota Timberwolves in 1995 and went through 12 seasons with the group before an exchange sent him to the Boston Celtics in 2007.

He helped lead the Celtics to a NBA title in 2008. His raw emotion and chiseled facial features make him as one of the hottest NBA players. He is now 36 years old, and had a daughter.

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• Danilo Gallinari

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This small forward of Denver Nuggets represent the vanilla flavor, who is only 24 years old. Danilo is an Italian player who is the best looking NBA players list, because at some point he models for Armani.

This Italian forward who was chosen sixth by the New York Knicks in 2008; exchanged to the Denver Nuggets in a 2011 arrangement that sent star forward Carmelo Anthony to New York.This good looking guy is not only favorite to his female fans, but also he is the idol of his male fans.

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• D.J. Augustin

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For their good size, point guards always seem to look very cute. D.J. Augustin is such a good looking figure in the NBA game whose age is only 25 years. NBA point watch who broke into the association with the Charlotte Bobcats in 2008.

Following four years with the Bobcats, he invested time with the Indiana Pacers, Raptors as well as Chicago Bulls before marking with the Detroit Pistons in the year of 2014. He married in 2012.

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• Thabo Sefolosha

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This player’s name is in the best looking NBA players list because of his exotic looking. He started his career at the age 17 years old with Riviera Basket, in one of the top domestic leagues of Switzerland. Thabo Sefolosha plays for the Oklahoma City Thunder and is about 28 years.

His father is a South African, and he was born in the Switzerland. Thabo can speak both French and Italian. He is a married person also.

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• Russell Westbrook

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Another NBA best looking player who played for the Oklahoma City Thunder. He is a two-time member of the Second Team in All-NBA, and 3 time All-Star. His average point is 25.1 points as well as 8.7 rebounds each game during the time of his senior years at High School, California. His height is 1.91 m.

He is known as one of the tallest best looking NBA players. After seeing his figure, you cannot stop your mouth to say you “Wow”.

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Bottom Line: Best looking NBA players not only win the heart of people with their best look, but also with their best performance!

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Top 10 Tallest NBA Players in the World 2016

Almost all basketball lovers know that height is an important fact to play this game. At the professional level, most male players are above 6 feet 3 inches and most women above 5 feet 7 inches. According to a survey, the average height of the most basketball players is around 6’7’. Gheorghe Muresan and Manute Bol were both 7’7”, who were the tallest NBA players in the world. Currently, Hasheem Thabeet is the tallest player in the NBA whose height is 7’3’.

Of course you don’t have to be tall to be good at basketball, but it certainly can help. The height of the players in the NBA adds to the appeal as it is almost otherworldly. Every now and then there will be a player discovered that is very tall in the sport of Basketball.  unfortunately many of the taller players often struggle with injuries, some can also manage to go on and have long and successful careers.

Top 10 tallest NBA players in 2016:

Here you can find out a list of the tallest NBA players in the world. All of them in the list are well-known not only for their basketball skills but also for their height.

1) Gheorghe Muresan

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Height: 7′ 7” (2.31 meters)

NBA Career: 6 seasons

A retired Romanian basketball professional player whose height is 7 feet 7 inches. A full foot taller than the average NBA player and nearly two feet taller than the average American male. He is one of the NBA tallest NBA players who is regarded slightly taller than another tallest NBA player, Manute Bol. Standing a fraction taller than Manute Bol, Muresan is the tallest to grace the NBA. Gheorghe Muresan’s best season was in 1994-95 when his average points per game was 14.5. He played his final 31 games from the New Jersey Nets.

Unlike many other tallest NBA players in history, Muresan showed promise in the game. Mureșan played a diversion for the Maryland Nighthawks as a component of the tallest lineup ever. This is the main b-ball game Mureșan has played where he was not the tallest individual on the court, as Sun Mingming is 7’9″. Unfortunately a persistent back injury restricted Muresan to just six seasons in the NBA

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2) Manute Bol

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Height: 7′ 7” (2.31 meters)

NBA Career: 10 seasons (1985-1994)

Another tallest NBA player with 7 feet 7 inches height who was listed in the Guinness Book of World Records. He was a Sudanese-born NBA player. Manute Bol has played for four NBA teams and two colleges. He played in the center, who is being considered the best shot-blockers in the NBA history. He had spent ten years in the NBA, from 1985-1995. He played for the Bullets, Golden State Warriors, Philadelphia 76ers and Miami Heat.

Bol played games for some groups over his profession. He played for two universities and four NBA groups. A core, he was known as an authority player; he was considered among the absolute best blockers ever, however different parts of his diversion were considered genuinely feeble. Unfortunately Bol passed away in 2014 at the age of 47 due to severe kidney trouble.

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3) Shawn Bradley

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Height: 7′ 6” (2.29 meters)

NBA Career: 12 seasons

Shawn Bradley is one of the tallest NBA players in the history whose height is 7 feet 6 inches. He is retired German and American player who is very much known for his blocking shots. Shawn Bradley had played for the Dallas Mavericks, Philadelphia 76ers and New Jersey in his NBA career.

Shawn’s limited offensive skill set held him back. For much of his career, Bradley was inconsistent in scoring and rebounding. Though Bradley enjoyed a lengthy career in the NBA with plenty of minutes logged. In fact he played one of the most important role on the Mavericks, most probably for his his shot blocking ability and unbelievable  length.

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4) Yao Ming

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Height: 7′ 6” (2.29 meters)

NBA Career: 8 seasons

This retired Chinese basketball professional player was the tallest NBA player with 7 feet 6 inches height. But we must admit that he was much more than just an enormous player. Yao was an excellent passer and developed a great variety of post up moves along with the fantastic shooting touch and improved footwork. He played for the Houston Rockets. Due to his ankle and foot injuries, he announced his retirement in July 2011.

Yao reported his retirement from expert b-ball because of an arrangement of foot and lower leg wounds which constrained him to miss 250 recreations in his last six seasons. In eight seasons with the Rockets, Yao positions sixth among establishment pioneers altogether focuses and aggregate bounce back, and second altogether squares. He will be remembered as a Rockets legend, playing on a talented team alongside Tracy McGrady.

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5) Chuck Nevitt

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Height: 7′ 5” (2.26 meters)

NBA Career: 1982-1994 (12 seasons)

Chuck Nevitt was well-known for his height, is a retired American Basketball professional player. His height is 7 feet 5 inches who used to play in the center position. He spent total 9 years in the NBA (center position). And he never played more than 43 games in a complete season. He was seen in and out of the league, as well as on and off teams.

Nevitt played for several NBA teams, including Houston Rockets, San Antonio Spurs, Los Angels Lakers, Chicago Bulls, Detroit Pistons and Italy. He is the only tallest player to ever win the Championship in NBA. Definitely he will be remembered as a member of the 1985 Lakers’ championship roster.

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6) Pavel Podkolzin

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Height: 7′ 5” (2.26 meters)

NBA Career: 1 season (appeared only last day of 2nd season)

Pavel Podkolzin is another tallest NBA player who is a Russian Basketball professional player. He played for the Sibirtelecom Lokomotiv Novosibirsk. His height is 7 feet 5 inches. Podkolzin has a great skill of blocking, that is why, he was considered to be the high drafts in 2004. However he struggled to adjust to the league however and only made five appearances in 2004-2005 season.

Podkolzin was thought to be a high draft pick in he 2004 draft as a result of his size, blocking capacity and quality, however he was picked late in the draft. Podkolzin arrived at the midpoint of 6.0 bounce back in 14.0 minutes in his initial two Las Vegas Summer League Revue amusements.

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7) Slavko Vranes

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Height: 7′ 5” – 7′ 6” (2.26-2.29 meters) 

NBA Career: 1 season (not even complete season)

The height of this Montenegrin Basketball Professional is 7 feet 5 inches. He is one the NBA’s tallest player. Vranes has played for several teams in the NBA, including the New York Knicks, Portland Trail Blazers, Buducnos Podgorica, and Partizan Belgrade. He was also played for Sanaye Petroshimi BC (an Iranian Super League), Metalac Valjevo, and Zob Ahan Isfahan.

Slavko Vranes had to struggle quite a lot in Partizan Belgrade and Zob Ahan Isfahan. Probably he is such an example here to prove that even if you are one of the tallest players in the world, it does not necessarily mean that you can have an impact on this hugely talented league. Players from all round the world have to struggle to adjust to its speed and physicality.

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8) Mark Eaton

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Height:  7′ 4” (2.24 meters)

NBA Career: 11 seasons (1982-1993)

Mark Eaton is one of the tallest NBA players whose height is 7 feet 4 inches. He was an American Basketball Professional player who has played for the Utah Jazz in 1982-93 session. He was awarded as the NBA Defensive Player for two times and selected for NBA All-Star in 1989. Though historians often refer as a freak accident that Eaton got to play in the NBA. He preferred Water Polo to Basketball during high school and served as auto mechanic for a few years before being discovered for the specific game.

Mark Eaton will definitely go down as one of the greatest defensive big men to play the game. probably the second best player to block, just behind the Kareem Abdul-Jabbar. Eaton spent 11 years patrolling the paint in the NBA, averaging 3.5 BPG for his career. After his retirement Jazz honoured his legacy by retiring his jersey.

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9) Rik Smits

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Height: 7′ 4” (2.24 meters)

NBA Career: 12 seasons (1988-2000)

Another tallest NBA player who height is 7 feet 4 inches. Rik Smits spent his whole career with the NBA’s Indiana Pacers team. He is Dutch-born player who was called as “The Dunkin’ Dutchman”. Smits scored in double figures each season he played, 95-96 being his best, his average points for per game was 18.5. He created nerve harm in his feet from wearing tight shoes as a young person. He underwent multiple surgeries, including back, knee and ankle procedures.

Foot issues tottered Smits for the larger part of his vocation, and he resigned at the finish of the Pacers’ 1999–2000 season, after Indiana was vanquished by the Los Angeles Lakers in the NBA Finals 4 diversions to 2.

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10) Ralph Lee Sampson

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Height: 7′ 4” (2.24 meters)

NBA Career: 9 seasons (1983-1992)

This retired American player was selected as the best player in his college for three times. His height is 7 feet 4 inches. He played for the Houston Rockets and contributed to send the team in their second NBA finals. With his size and deftness Sampson was relied upon to score like Wilt Chamberlain and win titles like Bill Russell when he arrived at the masters. Paired with legendary big man Hakeem Olajuwon, Ralph Lee Sampson the greatest and most imposing front-court, which earn them the nickname “Twin Towers”.

The Houston Rockets made him the No. 1 pick in the 1983 NBA Draft. As a newbie he found the middle value of 21.0 focuses and 11.1 bounce back, played in the All-Star Game, and won the NBA Rookie of the Year Award. At the time of his retirement, he ranked second all-time in league history in total blocked shots. Though he only left the game at the age of 32, finishing a short and disappointing career as to what was expected of him when he came out of college.

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