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Shoaib Malik Biography, Age, Wife, Children, Family, Wiki & More

Updated On : February 1, 2019

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Short Biography

Shoaib Malik was born on 01-02-1982 in Sialkot in the state of Punjab, Pakistan. He is a Pakistani Cricket Player.

Other Name: Shoaib

Shoaib Malik Complete Bio & Career

Shoaib Malik is a famous Pakistani cricketer. He is a past captain of the Pakistani cricket team. He was inclined towards cricket from childhood and used to play street cricket with tape-ball. He joined Imran Khan's coaching clinics. He began his game as a batsman and then slowly developed his bowling skills. His family wanted him to concentrate on his studies and was often in trouble with him. He was selected for U-15 World Cup for his bowling in 1996. He was advised to focus on his off-spin bowling without bending his arm.
Gloucestershire County Cricket Club approached him in 2003 as a substitute for Ian Harvey. He was able to impress with his game in 3 ODI and 2  County Championship and his contract were renewed in 2004. He played many games and emerged out as an all-rounder, doing a great job both with bat and wicket. He was banned for 1 test by the Pakistan Cricket Board for deliberately losing a 20-20 match for the Sialkot Stallions. He has batted on 5 different positions during his test cricket career. He opened the innings for Pakistan in many OIDs and test matches and created a big impression. He had struggled on the international stage in England.
He gave a fresh start to the team after becoming the captain of the team, following the resignation of former captain Inzamam-ul-Haq. His team won the ODI series with a 2-1 lead against Sri Lanka at Abu Dhabi.It was his first series as a captain. His captaincy continued for the period of 2 years. Younis Khan succeeded him as a team captain in 2009. He was again banned for 1 year from the National team. He then played in 2010 Asia Cup. He made a comeback to international cricket and was part of the team winning  ICC Champions Trophy 2017. He plays domestic cricket for Sialkot Stallions. He was also captain of Karachi Kings in Pakistan Super League in 2016.

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Shoaib Malik Family, Relatives and Other Relations

He was born to Malik Saleem Hussain and Sultana Malik. He has a younger brother named Adeel Malik and two sisters named Shazia Imran & Sadaf Imran. He was married to Ayesha Siddiqui from 2002 to 2010. Since 2010, he is married to Indian tennis player Sania Mirza. The couple is blessed with a son named Izhaan Mirza Malik, the news has been twitted by Shoaib Malik on 30-10-2018.

Life's Important Dates Of Shoaib Malik

Body Measurements

Chest Size 39
Biceps Size 13
Waist Size 30
Skin Colour Wheatish
Eye Colour Black
Hair Colour Black

Personal Info

Home Town Sialkot
Nationality Pakistani
Religion Islam
Address Dubai, UAE
School N/A
College N/A
Qualification N/A
Hobbies Dancing and Traveling
Marital Status Married
Debut Test - vs Bangladesh at Multan Cricket Stadium on 29-08-2001
ODI - vs Windies at Sharjah Cricket Association Stadium on 14-10-1999
T20 - vs England at County Ground 28-08-2006
Net Worth $ 30 Million
Official Website http://shoaibmalik.com


Car Collections Audi Q5 and Honda Accord


Favorite Color Green, Blue
Favorite Player Sania Mirza , Wasim Akram , Sachin Tendulkar , Viv Richards , Virender Sehwag , AB de Villiers
Favorite Sport Cricket, Tennis
Favorite Actress Humaima Malick , Sushmita Sen
Favorite Actor Sanjay Dutt , Amitabh Bachchan , Salman Khan , Shah Rukh Khan
Favorite Singer Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan , Atif Aslam , Ghulam Ali
Favorite Place England and West Indies
Favorite Dress Jeans with T-shirt
Favorite Food Mutton Chicken

Shocking / Interesting Facts & Secrets About Shoaib Malik

  • His career ODI average is in mid-30s but against India is around 50.
  • He took initial training at Imran Khan coaching academy in Sialkot.
  • His bowling action resembled legendary Saqlain Mushtaq's action.
  • In order to play 2019 ICC Cricket World Cup, he retired from Tests in 2015.

Shoaib Malik Age, Birthday Facts and Birthday Countdown

41 years, 2months, 0 day old age Shoaib Malik will turn 42 on 01 February, 2024. Only 9 months, 30 days, 13 hours,22 minutes has left for his next birthday.

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Shoaib Malik has celebrated the total number of 41 birthdays till date. See the analysis by days count and bar graph.

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