Shaheen Shah Afridi Biography - Early Life, Career, Wife

Shaheen Shah Afridi Biography

Shaheen Shah Afridi, a fast bowler for the Pakistan national cricket team and the captain of PSL team Lahore Qalandars, was born on April 6, 2000.

He is a professional cricketer from Pakistan. In all formats of modern cricket, he is recognized as one of the best bowlers. Lahore Qalandars, under his direction, were the first side in PSL history to successfully defend their title after winning their first PSL championship in the 2022 season.

They went on to win the 2023 season as well. He is the first person from Pakistan to receive the Garfield Sobers Award.

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Early Life and Career Award:

Shaheen Afridi is a member of the Pashtun tribe known as the Zakhakhel Afridi. He was raised in Landi Kotal, a town in Pakistan’s Khyber District near the Afghan border.

He is the youngest of seven brothers, the oldest being Riaz Afridi, who played one Test match for Pakistan in 2004 and is 15 years older than him.

Shaheen Afridi had previously only played tennis-ball cricket until Riaz Afridi introduced him to hard-ball cricket during the FATA Under-16 trials in 2015.

Shaheen was chosen for the Under-16 tour of Australia in November 2015 as a result of his success at this level. He contributed to the 2-1 victories in the One-Day and Twenty20 series by taking four wickets.

Personal Life:

Shaheen Afridi proposed to Ansha Afridi, the daughter of Shahid Afridi, in March 2021. Afridi was appointed as a goodwill ambassador and given the honorary title of Deputy Superintendent of Police (DSP) in the KPK Police in July 2022.

Afridi would create the new Lahore Qalandars uniforms for the 2023 PSL, it was announced in January 2023.

Shaheen Afridi Wife:

Sources claim that Shahid Afridi, a former Pakistani cricketer, was asked by Shaheen Afridi’s parents whether he would propose to Aqsa, Shaheen Afridi’s daughter.

This idea has received approval from Shahid Afridi, who also made it official. Both Aqsa and Shaheen Afridi is the same age when he married.

Shaheen Afridi Salary & Net Worth:

In 2023, Shaheen Afridi will have a $7 million net worth. Around 55 crores of rupees are his estimated net worth.

His net worth is influenced by his earnings from the PSL, PCB, endorsements, advertisements, and other domestic competitions he competes in.

With a category contract from the PCB, Shaheen Shah Afridi earns about 1.25 million Pakistani rupees (PKR) or 4 lakhs (INR) every month.

His PCB pay is about 63 lakhs of Indian rupees every year. A further source of revenue for Shaheen Afridi is his endorsement work for well-known companies like Gymarmour, Faysal Bank, and others.

Shaheen Afridi Family:

Afridi is a Pashtun and a member of the Zakhakhel Afridi tribe. Ayaz Khan, a retired government official, is his father; his mother is a stay-at-home mom. Unknown is the name of his mother.

As soon as we learn anything new, we will update this section. Of her siblings, Shaheen is the youngest.