The full name of Shaheen Afridi is Shaheen Shah Afridi. He is a cricketer by profession.
Friends, in today’s post, we are going to tell you about such a great baller of the Pakistan cricket team who has achieved a lot at a very young age. We are going to talk about Shaheen Afridi about whom everyone wants to know. So stay in this post till the last because in this post I will tell about the biography and lifestyle of Shaheen Afridi, how he has achieved so much success at such a young age.
Shaheen Afridi Biography
Shaheen Afridi was born on 6 April 2000 in Landi Kotal, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan. Shaheen Afridi’s family is very big. He has 7 brothers of which Shaheen Afridi is the youngest. The tradition of cricket is going on in the family of Shaheen Afridi for a long time. Shaheen’s elder brother also used to play cricket. He has also played a test match with the Pakistan cricket team. Shaheen Afridi started playing cricket only after seeing his elder brother.
Shaheen Afridi started playing cricket from the time of school. He was also the captain of his school. When Shaheen was 15 years old, he also applied for under 16 trials and he got selected and from here his professional career started. He was selected for Australia under 16 tour team. Shaheen Afridi performed very well in that series and took 4 wickets in this series.
After that, seeing his performance, the selectors selected him for Pakistan’s under 19 cricket team. In 2016, he played for the Pakistan cricket team in the Under 19 Asia Cup. This tournament was played in Sri Lanka. In his very first match, Shaheen Afridi took 3 wickets giving 27 runs. His performance in that was so great that he started being everywhere.
After the Asia Cup, he signed a 2-year contract with the Dhaka Dynamites team in the Bangladesh Premier League in 2017. After this, in 2018 he got a chance to play Quaid-e-Azam Trophy in Pakistan. He had achieved 8 wickets in a match there.
After this, playing for Pakistan in the under 19 cricket world cup took 12 wickets, and got a chance to play in the Pakistan Super League in 2018 after the consistent performance in domestic cricket. Wahapar Shaheen Afridi played for Lahore Qalandars team, then in this match, he took 5 wickets giving just 4 runs.
Finally, in the year 2018, he started his T20 and One-day International career for Pakistan National team.
Shaheen Afridi made his T20 debut on 3 April 2018 which was against Westindies. He made his ODI debut on 21 September 2018 which was against Afghanistan in the match. And also this year he was also included in the Pakistan team. At this time he is playing for Pakistan in 3no format. Shaheen Afridi made many records in the ICC World Cup in 2019. He is the youngest baller of the World Cup and the highest wicket-taker in a match.
He took 6 wickets in the 2019 world cup against Bangladesh. And in the 2021 ICICI World cup too, he dismissed India’s 2 strong batsmen KL Rahul and Rohit Sharma early.
Shaheen Afridi Family
Shaheen Afridi’s father’s name is Ayaz Khan who is a retired government officer. His mother is a housewife. Shaheen Afridi has 7 brothers of which he is the youngest. According to reports, Shaheen Afridi is going to marry Shahid Afridi’s elder daughter Aqsa Afridi. Now it is to be seen that till when these two get married.
Shaheen Afridi lives in Kandi Kotal, Pakistan. He lives there with his entire family.
Now let’s talk about Shaheen Afridi’s car collection. He owns a Honda Civic which costs 18 lakh INR. His second car is the Toyota Corolla, which costs 20 lakh INR. He also owns an Audi A4 which costs Rs 50 Lakh.
Shaheen Afridi Income and Networth
Talk about the income of Shaheen Afridi. Shaheen Afridi has a contract with PCB (Pakistan Cricket Board) and Shaheen belongs in category A. For this, they get 5.20 lakh rupees every month. Apart from this, his income also comes from Brand Endorsement and PSL (Pakistan Super League), due to which Shaheen Afridi earns an income of lakhs of rupees.
Shaheen Afridi’s Networth is 10 Crore Indian Rupees.
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