Pakistani cricketers best known by the Shaheen or The Green Shirts are among the top rated players of the cricket world. Up to now, Pakistan has given almost 1,300 cricketers to the world. However, some of them get high reputation like sky. Actually after the involvement of media in cricket, cricketers are no more hidden from the eye of world. Either it is Wasim Akram, Shahid Afridi, Ahmed Shehzad, Irfan Khan, Shoaib Akhter, Inzimamul Haq, Muhammad Hafiz, Shoaib Malik or anyone else. Let’s introduce you with the families of the most popular Pakistani cricketers.
Wasim Akram, former Pakistani cricketer best known as King of Swing – is regarded as the great cricketers in cricket history. Wasim Akram has the distinction to be an only Pakistani cricketer named in all-time “Test World XI”. First wife of Wasim was Huma Mufti (1995) that died on October 25, 2009. They have two sons Taimoor and Akbar. On August 12, 2013, he got married with Australian woman, Shaniera Thompson. Both have a child Aiyla.
Shahid Afridi who is better known as Laala and Boom Boom is the great big-hitting cricketers in the cricket history. People called him Boom Boom because of his aggressive style. He is the one who can change the game at any time. When he is on the crease, no one can say either he will hit ten boundaries or will out on duck. Even the match fixer can’t predict about Laala. Afridi wife name is Nadia and they have four daughters Asqa, Ajwa, Asmara and Ansha.
Shoaib Malik is the only cricketer in Pakistani who is married to a sports woman Sania Mirza. On April 12, 2010, Shoaib Malik married to Sania Mirza and Indian tennis player. The wedding was held in Hyderabad, India while walima ceremony took place in Lahore. Basically Shoaib Malik is from Sialkot. Pakistan domestic cricket team Sialkot Stallions is under the captaincy of Shoaib Malik.
Misbah ul Haq
Misbah ul Haq is the most successful cricketer of Pakistani history. He is the one who took the responsibility of Pakistani cricket team in that time when it three players were caught for match fixing. In 2015, The New York declared the Misbah ul Haq the most successful captain and player of 2015. Misbah ul Haq is MBA from University of Management and Technology, Lahore. His wife name is Uzma Khan and have two children Faham ul Haq and Noriza.
Mohammad Hafeez is the best all-rounder of Pakistani history. ICC declared him the Top All Rounder in 2013. Mohammad Hafeez is also called as professor in the team who deals with every delivery intelligently and smartly. He is the player who can switch any time from defensive mode to aggressive attacking mode. His wife name is Nazi. Both have to children Eman and Roshan.
The Selfie King Ahmed Shehzad recently married to his relative Sana Murad. His father died when he was of eight months only. On the wish of her mother, he married to Sana Murad on September 19, 2015. His team mate also called him Shezzy and Shehzada. He is best known for aggressive batting and truculent attitude.
Umar Akmal is the younger brother of Kamran Akmal who is also a renowned Pakistani wicketkeeper and batsman. Umar Akmal is also a batsman, wicketkeeper and a part-time spinner. He is best known for dancing. Even he danced on his wedding as well. He got married with Noor Amna who is the daughter of former Pakistani leg spinner Abdul Qadir.
Kamran Akmal is the elder brother of Umar Akmal. He is a professional wicketkeeper and batsman. He has many qualities but he often known as the person who always miss the important catches behind the gloves. He married with Aaiza in 2006 and has one daughter Laiba.
The Rawalpindi Express and the Don of Cricket. One of the greatest fast bowler in cricket history. Shoaib Akhtar is such a player who blows the Brian Lara, Sachin Tendulkar, Sourav Ganguly and many others. On June 25, 2014, Shoaib Akhter get married to Rubab. His wedding news remained disclosed until official ceremonies.
Mohammad Irfan is the tallest player in the history of cricketer. The 7 feet Mohammad Irfan is from Gaggo Mandi, Pakistan. Mohammad Irfan is best known for his height and best pace. His wife name is Sadia Irfan.