Shahid Afridi Bio, Career and Statistics are really amazing. Let’s have a look at details of Shahid Afridi’s history. Full name of Shahid Khan Afridi is Shahibzada Mohammad Shahid Khan Afridi. He was born on March 1, 1980 He is 37 years old. He was born in Tribal area of Khaber Paktoom Khan. Boom Boom is also famous Pakistani Cricketer. Shahid is also known as BOOM BOOM Afridi in the history of cricket. He has a lot of capacity to turn the face of the game completely. His nicknames are Lala and Boom Boom Afridi. He was a Successful all-rounder of Pakistani International Cricket team. He is a Right-handed aggressive batsman He has a record of most sixes in ODI.
Shahid Afridi is Right-arm Leg-spin bowler. He can bowl 120kph+. Shahid Afridi is 6ft tall. He joined Pakistani International cricket team in 1996 and he retired in 2017. He Served Pakistani International cricket team for 21 years. But he is still playing national and International leagues. Afridi Joined the team as a bowler but coaches seen his potential in batting and he became an all-rounder and then best known as a batsman because of his blasting performances. Boom Boom Afridi also stayed a former caption of the International team of Pakistan. Shahid Afridi was a world record holder of the fastest century on 37 deliveries he is also holding a lot of other records.
Afridi was the President of PSL team Peshawar Zalmi which is owned by his cousin Javed Afridi but now he is moved to Karachi Kings in 3rd Sessions if PSL. Shahid Afridi is the owner of Shahid Afridi Foundation. In 2015, Afridi was named among the top 20 most charitable athletes in the world. Shahid Afridi is also the really handsome person he has a great personality. He is also on the list of Most handsome Athletes in the world. Shahid Afridi has a huge fan following of Males and Females from all over the world.
Life of Shahid Afridi
Shahid Afridi has a happy and cute family his late father name was Shahibzada Fazal-ur-Rahman Afridi. He has 5 Brothers their names are Tariq Afridi, Iqbal Afridi, Mushtaq Afridi, Ashfaq Afridi and Shoaib Afridi. Lala was married in 2000 to Nadia Afridi and have 4 daughters their names are Asma Afridi, Asmara Afridi, Ajwa Afridi and Ansha Afridi. According to Shahid Afridi, He is very happy with the decision of his father because she is really caring and good with him.
Javad Afridi is his closest Cousin name. He is CEO of Haier Company and Owner of Peshawar Zalmi team. Shahid Afridi belongs to a Muslim family and he is good Muslim. He took part in a lot of Preaching of Islam activities. Shahid Afridi, also known as Lala or Boom Boom Afridi because of his blasting performances and batting style. according to sources, he left his MBBS degree because of his cricket career.
Shahid Afridi is a philanthropist and rinning a Shahid Afridi Foundation. He is very included in charity work. At age 16 in 1996, Afridi was brought into the ODI team as a leg spinner as a replacement for the injured Mushtaq Ahmed. He made his debut in October VS Kenya. however, In that match, he didn’t get chance to bat. In the next match against Sri Lanka, Afridi batted at number three. In his first international innings, Afridi broke the record for fastest century in ODI cricket on just 37 balls with 11 sixes. Afridi became the youngest player to score an ODI century at the age of 16. Shahid Afridi has a lot of capacity to turn the face of the match.
Because of him, Pakistan won a lot of matches. One of the great victory because of him is VS India when he hit 2 Sixes to Ashwin on 2 balls. Afridi was named the man of the match After that record was broken was Core Anderson of New Zeland and then by AB de Villiers of South Africa. His 2nd fastest century is VS India he smashed 100runs on just 45 balls. In 2009 Shahid Afridi was awarded the captaincy of Pakistani International Team of T-20 after Younis Khan and after that, he became ODI captain for the 2010 Asia Cup. In his first match of ODI after captaincy, he scored a century and showed his brilliant performance. There is a movie on the life and career of Shahid Afridi with the title of Maan Hoon Shahid Afridi.
Bio Table of Shahid Afridi
|Full name||Shahibzada Mohammad Shahid Khan Afridi|
|Nickname||Lala OR Boom Boom Afridi|
|Father Name||Shahibzada Fazal-ur-Rahman Afridi|
|Wife Name||Nadia Afridi|
|Siblings||Tariq Afridi, Iqbal Afridi, Mushtaq Afridi, Ashfaq Afridi and Shoaib Afridi|
|Birthday Date||March 1, 1980|
|Daughters||Asma Afridi, Asmara Afridi, Ajwa Afridi and Ansha Afridi|
|Net Worth||$40 Million According to Jan 2018|
Shahid Afridi’s Records and Statistics
Shahid Afridi is the man who is holding a lot of records Including fastest fifty and century and Shahid Afridi is holding the record for taking the most number of wickets as captain in T20Is also holding the record for the best bowling figures as captain in a T20I and most runs conceded by a bowler in his T20I career and holds the record for taking the most number of T20I wickets when playing at away soil The first ever player to score a hat-trick in 10-over format for Pakhtoons vs Maratha Arabians in 2017.
In 2007, 2011 and 2016 Shahid Afridi won the reward of the most stylish sportsman from Lux Style Rewards. In his first test match VS Australia in National Stadium Karachi, Pakistan he hauled 5 wickets in 1998. He also hauled 7 wickets Vs West Indies in his 355th match in Providence Stadium Providence, Guyana in 2013. He also has a record of most sixes in T-20 International cricket.
Batting Career Summary.
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Shahid Afridi International Debue Status
Shahid Afridi made his ODI debut vs Kenya at Aga Khan Sports Club Ground on Oct 02, 1996 and played his Last ODI vs Australia at Adelaide Oval, on Mar 20, 2015.After that Shahid Afridi made his test debut after ODI vs Australia at National Stadium on Oct 22, 1998, and played his Last Test vs Australia at Lord’s on Jul 13, 2010.Then he made his T20 debut vs England at County Ground on Aug 28, 2006, and played his Last T20 vs Australia at Punjab Cricket Association Stadium on Mar 25, 2016.