Mohammed Shami is an Indian international cricketer who is a right-arm fast-medium swing and seam bowler. He made his ODI debut against Pakistan in January 2013 where he bowled four maiden overs. Currently, he is gaining immense popularity for his contribution in ICC world cup 2015.
Mohammed Shami Ahmed was born on 9 March 1990 in Sahaspur, Moradabad, Uttar Pradesh. His father Tousif Ali is a farmer who was also a fast bowler in his younger days. He has three brothers and one sister. In 2005, Shami’s father recognised his bowling abilities and took him to Badruddin Siddique, a cricket coach in Moradabad which was 22km from their village.
The 2015 Cricket World Cup is the 11th Cricket World Cup, jointly hosted by Australia and New Zealand from 14 February to 29 March 2015. 14 teams will play 49 matches in 14 venues. This is the second time for MS Dhoni is facing the World Cup challenge as a captain of the Indian Cricket Team. A strong bowling unit has been the dream of many Indian captain. Sourav Ganguly had one that featured Javagal Srinath, Zaheer Khan, Ashish Nehra, Anil Kumble and Harbhajan Singh. Since then, it has been a case of doing by with spare parts. All this while, every opposition has been wary of India’s devastating batting line-up but now, suddenly, they have to deal with Shami and company. The Indian bowling attack is hunting in a pack and Shami is the leader.
Mohammed Shami Height, Age, Net Worth and Biography
|Mohammed Shami Biography|
|Born Name||Mohammed Shami|
|Nick Name||Mohammed Shami|
|Age (as in 2017)||27 Years|
|Height & Physical Stats|
|Height in Feet/Inches||5’ 8”|
|Height in Centimeters||173 cm|
|Height in Meters||1.73 m|
|Body Measurements||- Chest: 40 Inches
- Waist: 33 Inches
- Biceps: 12 Inches
|Weight in Kilograms||69 kg|
|Weight in Pounds||152 lbs|
|Eye Colour||Dark Brown|
|International Debut||Test- 6 November 2013 vs West Indies in Kolkata
ODI- 6 January 2013 vs Pakistan in Delhi
T20- 21 March 2014 vs Pakistan in Dhaka
|Jersey Number||#11 (India)|
|Domestic/State Teams||Kolkata Knight Riders, Bengal, East Zone, Delhi Daredevils, Mohun Bagan|
|Batting Style||Right-arm fast-medium|
|Bowling Style||Right Handed Bat|
|Nature on field||Cool|
|Career Turning Point||Shami's impressive bowling figures in domestic cricket helped him to a spot in the national side.|
|Records/Achievements (main ones)||- During Ranji Trophy 2012–13, in a match against Hyderabad at Eden Gardens, Shami took 4/36 and 6/71, and scored 15* from 6 balls in the second innings to help his team, Bengal, win the match by 4 wickets.
- In the same season, Shami took 7/79 and 4/72 against Madhya Pradesh at the Holkar Cricket Stadium in Indore which. Shami even managed a hat-trick in the first innings. His team, however, lost the match by a big margin of 138 runs.
- In his ODI debut against Pakistan, he bowled a record four maiden overs.
- In March 2014, in an Asia cup match against Afghanistan, Shami became the third fastest Indian to make it to 50 ODI wickets.
- Shami has two International 5-wicket hauls to his name: 5-47 coming in the 2nd innings of his debut test match against West Indies; 5–112 coming against Australia in 2015.
|Date of Birth||9 March 1990|
|Age (as in 2017)||27 Years|
|Birth Place||Delhi, India|
|Zodiac sign/Sun sign||Pisces|
|Father name||Tousif Ali/Tauseef Ahmad|
|Mother name||Not Known|
|Brother name||Mohammad Haseeb and 2 more|
|Sister name||1 (Name Not Known)|
|Controversies||In Januray 2016, Shami's brother, Mohammed Haseeb, was arrested for allegedly assaulting a police officer and pressurizing cops to release a few men arrested on charges of cow slaughter. His father, however, dismissed the allegations and said that his family was being targeted because of their religion and Shami's fame. Haseeb was later released on bail.|
|Wife name||Hasin Jahan (Model)|
|Affairs With||Hasin Jahan (Model)|
|Ex-Girlfriends||Hasin Jahan (Model)|
|Girlfriends Name||Hasin Jahan (Model)|
|Favourite & Hobbies|
|Favourite Cricketer||Not Known|
|Favourite Color||Not Known|
|Favourite Actor||Amitabh Bachchan|
|Net Worth & Salary (approx.)|
|Net Worth||Not Known|
|Address||Amroha, Uttar Pradesh, India|
|Phone/Mobile Number||Not known|
|Social Media Profile||Facebook