Shaheen Afridi

Shaheen Afridi Biography

Posted by | Vishnu Das on | November 16, 2023

Date of Birth

6 / April / 2000


24 Years



Shaheen Afridi, a Pakistani fast-bowler who was born on 6 April 2000, will be representing the Middlesex County Club in the domestic tournament of England & Whales. He is a Pakistani cricket player and plays in the National T20 Cup of Pakistan for Khyber Pakhtunkhwa.

Shaheen Afridi’s Age, Height, and Family, Biography & More

After taking five wickets in matches against Sindh and Balochistan in the 2020-2021 National T20 Cup, Shaheen was put under international scrutiny. He also played for Khyber. The fast bowler can run at 140 mph and break bats.


Shaheen was born on 6 April 2000 in Landi Kotal, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan. He is a left-handed batsman and fast left-hander. Shaheen is a professional bowler. He is also a keen all-rounder. Riaz Afridi, the older brother, was Pakistan’s 2004 representative. He is Yasir Afridi’s cousin and has an Afridi place in Pashtuns.

Ayaz Khan Shaheen Afridi Father

Ayaz Khan Shaheen Afridi Father

Riaz Afridi Shaheen Afridi Brother

Riaz Afridi Shaheen Afridi Brother

Ansha Afridi Shaheen Afridi Wife

Ansha Afridi Shaheen Afridi Wife

Early Life

He was born to six of his elder brothers in the largest Afridi Tribe within the Khyber district, the Zakhakhel Afridi Tribe. Riaz, his oldest brother, introduced him to the sport. Riaz played in a Test match for Pakistan in 2004. He started the sport by playing at the Tatara Ground nearby, receiving basic training from his brother.

Personal Life

He is a big fan of Riaz Afridi. The brother played a friendly match against Pakistan in 2004. Shaheen reportedly said that although Wasim Akram is his “guru”, his brother Riaz has supported him and guided him when Shaheen needed immediate tips.

Professional Career

He was the first to experience proficient cricket and “hardball” when his brother taught him how to use a cricket bat at the “FATA Under-16” preliminaries in 2015. He had only played with the tennis bat up until that point. Shaheen felt empowered after he received the professional cricket bat in his hands. He began to practice in the nets.

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Along the Years

Age Achievement Year
15 Played a U16 match for Pakistan 2015
16 Represented Pakistan in U19 Asia Cup 2016
17 Made his First Class Debut 2017
18 Made his International Debut in all the three formats 2018
19 Became the youngest player to take a 5 wicket haul in a World Cup 2019
21 Player of the Match vs India in T20 World Cup 2021 2021
22 Recipient of the Sir Garfield Sobers Award for being ICC Test Player of the Year 2021 2022
22 Led Lahore Qalandars to PSL 2022 title 2022

Favorite Things

Favorite Color Red, Black, and White
Favorite Food & Beverages Cold Coffee, Fruit Juice, Ice Cream & Indian Food
Favorite Actors Name Bilal Ashraf & Danish Taimoor
Favorite Actress Name Mahira Khan, Mahnoor Baloch & Sanam Baloch
Favorite Singers Name Adnan Sami, Rahat Fateh Ali Khan & Atif Aslam
Holiday Destination Place London & Dubai
Hobbies Playing Cricket, Watching Movies & Shopping
Favorite Cricketers Shahid Afridi, Wasim Akram & Misbah-ul-Haq
Favorite Bowlers Waqar Younis, Imran Khan & Wasim Akram
Favorite Cricket Ground National Stadium—Karachi & Multan Cricket Stadium
Favorite Commentator Shoaib Akhtar & Mohammad Akram
Favorite Shot Cover Drive, Flick Shot

Shaheen Afridi’s Net Worth

The Pakistani cricketer has a net worth of $ 1.5 million.

Shaheen Afridi Engagement

When Shaheen Afridi, a Pakistani pacer, spoke about his engagement to Aqsa, he had a cute reaction

Shaheen Afridi Injury

Although the left-arm pacer is a target for greatness, Shahid Afridi, former Pakistan captain, has shockingly claimed that the Pakistan Cricket Board has not treated the youngster properly. Shaheen sustained a knee injury just before the Asia Cup 2022, which prevented him from participating in the tournament.

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Body Measurements Not Yet Update
Birth Place Landi Kotal Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Pakistan
Children Not Yet Update
Eye Color Black
Hair Color Brown
Height In CM 199 CM
Height In Meter 1.99 M
Nationality Pakistani
Parents Father: Ayaz Khan
Mother: Name Not Kown
Profession Cricketer
Siblings Brother: Riaz Afridi
Spous Ansha Afridi
Weight 81 Kg
178 Lbs
Zodiac Sign Aries


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