Ahmed Shehzad Biography (Cricketer)

Ahmed Shehzad Biography, Career, Facts, Family, Wife, Net Worth
Personal Information About Ahmed Shehzad
Name:- Ahmed Shehzad
Nick Name:- Shehzada, Shezzy, Selfie King
D.O.B:- 23 November 1991
National Side:- Pakistan
Place of Birth:- Quetta, Punjab, Pakistan
Horoscope:- Sagittarius
Religion:- Islam
Height:- 5 Feet 10 Inches
Marital Status:- Married
Profession:- Pakistani Cricketer
Role:- Opening Batsman
Style of Batting:- Right-handed Batsman
Style of Bowling:- Leg Break

Ahmed Shehzad Major Teams: Pakistan, Habib Bank Limited, Lahore Eagles, Jamaica Tallawahs, Barisal Burners.

Ahmed Shehzad Family Info
Mother Name:- Not Known
Father Name:- Not know
Brother Name:- Khurram (Elder Brother)
Sister Name:- Not Known
Ahmed Shehzad Wife:- Sana Murad (m. 2015)
Ahmed Shehzad Net Worth:- $12 million.Aug 4, 2017


Ahmed Shehzad is a Pakistani cricketer, he is an aggressive and talented cricketer on the Pakistani Cricket team. Ahmed is a right-handed batsman with a leg break bowling in a need of time. He was yet another teenage batsman introduced to the Pakistani cricket team. Here is Ahmed Shehzad Biography, Career, Facts, Family, and Net Worth is presented for cricket lovers.

Ahmed Shehzad Childhood

Ahmed Shehzad was born on 23 rd November 1991in Lahore, Pakistan. When he was just eight months his father died and Ahmed was orphaned in childhood, Ahmed was raised by a single mother. Ahmed Shehzad’s parents belonged to the Pashtun Afridi family and were fluent in the Pashto language. They came to Lahore many years ago.

Ahmed Shehzad wife

Ahmed Shehzad married Sana Murad. Many people are conscious of who is Sana Murad? Sana Murad is the Childhood friend of the selfie, King Ahmed Shehzad. While Ahmed was talking with some media persons at his wedding ceremony and told that the marriage was totally arranged and fixed by his mother. It is still not confirmed about Sana Murad where belonged but it is clear that she is the far relative of Ahmed Shehzad and she is also from an Afridi Pashtun family like his husband. Their engagement was done in the past before Ahmed Shehzad enter the Pakistan cricket team.

Ahmed Shehzad and Sana Murad’s marriage ceremony was held in a traditional Islamic way. The dashing Ahmed Shehzad and beautiful Sana Murad got married on 19th September 2015. Both of them are very happy to find each other. At the wedding ceremony of Ahmed Shehzad so many cricketers such as Shahid Afridi, Wahab Riaz, Mohammad Hafeez, and many other celebrities are present at that time to wish the new couple their new life.

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Ahmed Shehzad Domestic Career

On 24th January 2007, Ahmed Shehzad made his first-class debut for Lahore Shalimar in the city of Lahore. In limited overs domestic cricket he plays for Lahore Lions. In June 2011 during the Faisal Bank T20 Super Eights Ahmed was the top scorer he made 74 runs at 47 deliveries imposing a mammoth total of 218 runs against Sialkot Stallions, Shehzad also took 2 catches and one wicket, and he was rewarded with the title of man of the match for his outstanding performance in this match.

Ahmed Shehzad played for different clubs in their domestic career including Habib Bank Limited, Lahore Shalimar, and Lahore Eagles. He also played for the U-9 squad. Ahmed Shehzad was the top scorer in the 2016-17 Departmental One Day Cup, he scored 653 runs, including the best score in his career in list A cricket, his best score in the semi-final was 166 runs. In this tournament, Shehzad scored 3 centuries and 3 half centuries in a total of 9 matches.

In the domestic career of Ahmed Shehzad, he played a total of 50 matches and he scored 3407 runs with seven centuries and 19 half centuries. Ahmed Shehzad has an average of 41.04 in his domestic cricket.

International Career of Ahmed Shehzad
One Day International Debut

Ahmed Shehzad made his one-day international debut for Pakistan on 29th April 2009 against Australia. In his maiden match, Ahmed hit one boundary before he was run out. In his next match, he made 40 runs, and in the third one-day international he scored 43 runs in the final match of the series between Pakistan and Australia Ahmed made 19 runs and he was given out leg before.

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T20 International Debut

Ahmed Shehzad made his T20 International debut against Australia on the same tour, in this T20 he failed to impress with his performance which wasn’t good. Despite a failure in this T20 series against Australia, Ahmed was selected for the Pakistan cricket team in the 2009 ICC World T20. In this world cup, he played only one match against England. Pakistan won that world T20 match.

In 2010 Ahmed was recalled for a tour to New Zealand, his performances in this tour were outstanding, he played T20Is and One Day Internationals and scored his maiden T20I half-century and ODI centuries. His superb performances in this series caused him to secure a place in the World Cup 2011 squad. In the World Cup, Ahmed played five matches but he couldn’t cross even 15 runs in any of them. Ahmed failed to impress in this world cup.

Shehzad managed to retain his position for the tour of West Indies, in this tour in the second ODI he scored a century. Ahmed Shehzad couldn’t make his place for the tour of Zimbabwe and he was left out of the squad.

In 2011, Shehzad was dropped from the squad of the Pakistan cricket team and he made his comeback after more than two years, he comes back in 2013. Ahmed Shehzad was selected for the tour of South Africa, he proved to be the best player. A century in Port Elizabeth supported Pakistan and became the first Asian Cricket team to win a bilateral One Day International series in the state of South Africa.

Test Debut of Ahmed Shehzad

Ahmed Shehzad made his test debut in 2013 against Sri Lanka by scoring 38 runs in the first innings and 55 runs in the second innings. He was again selected in the squad for the Test match against South Africa which was held in the United Arab Emirates. But Shehzad wasn’t picked in the playing XI in either of the two Test matches against South Africa.

Shehzad performed very well against Australia and New Zealand and he made centuries against both countries. He missed 2 test games against New Zealand the reason was that he was struck back on the head by a bouncer of Corey Anderson.

After returning back in the One Day international series he scored his 6th ODI century in the 3 rd match. Ahmed Shehzad was selected for the squad of the 2015 World Cup. He was dropped from the team after the World Cup and once again picked for the Test and ODI matches against Sri Lanka.

Ahmed Shehzad has a wide range of shots and of course, is talented enough, he doesn’t shy away from making room and moving over the off-side in the short formats of games. He is also one of the safest fielders in his camp.

Despite being Shehzad was the leading run-scorer in the Pakistan Cup, he scored 372 runs with a 74.40 average including a century and three half-centuries, even though he was left out on the disciplinary grounds again.

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Ahmed Shehzad in BLP- Bangladesh Premier League

In the Bangladesh Premier League 2012 season, the Barisal Burners picked Ahmed Shehzad for $50,000. In BPL Ahmed Shehzad performed very well and his impressive playing style attracted the viewers. With 486 runs from 12 games, Ahmed Shehzad was the leading run scorer for his team.

Ahmed Shehzad in PSL-Pakistan Super League

Ahmed Shehzad was in the Platinum category in the PSL, and Shehzad played for the Quetta Gladiators franchise in the inaugural edition of PSL 2016. Pakistani Best Player Ahmed Shehzad was retained by the Quetta Gladiators in the second edition of PSL 2017. Shehzad is the only Pakistani cricketer who scores centuries in all formats of the match. In PSL Ahmed Shehzad performed relay well and fans expect from him that he will again give his outstanding and superb performances in the second edition of PSL 2017.


In 2011, Ahmed Shehzad was banned for one match for showing dissent during the match in the Quaid-e- Azam Trophy. Before this ban, he was fined a month before on disciplinary grounds.

Another controversy raised for Ahmed Shehzad was the Pakistan Cricket Board issued Ahmed Shehzad an official reprimand just after frequent quarrels with Tillakaratne Dilshan a Sri Lankan batsman, the quarrels were about Dilshan’s past and current religious matters. Ahmed Shehzad argued with him about his religious status.

Ahmed Shehzad also dropped out from the squad after World Cup 2015, this time the coach of the Pakistani cricket team Waqar Younus told in a press conference that Ahmed Shehzad has some attitude issues.

In the inaugural season of PSL, during a match when Shehzad was batting for his team Quetta Gladiators against Peshawar Zalmi, Ahmed Shehzad had an exchange of words and also a physical contest with the Peshawar Zalmi’s fast bowler Wahab Riaz. The PCB imposed a fine on both cricketers and also issued an official warning to them.

Pakistan’s performance in the 2016 World T20 wasn’t good and after exiting from the world cup by losing three matches against the teams of New Zealand, India, and Australia, Ahmed Shehzad’s performance wasn’t’ too much impressive he couldn’t show his talent in this world cup and PCB decided a ban on him after the poor performances.

Ahmed Shehzad Records and Achievements
Ahmed Shehzad is the only Pakistani batsman who scored centuries in all Internationals formats of the match.
In T20 matches, he is the most run-getter, and most sixes hitter in a Pakistani cricket team.
Ahmed Shehzad scored the most runs in a two-match T20 series.
For the Lahore Lions, he is the highest run scorer.
Ahmed Shehzad Net worth

Ahmed Shehzad has a key role in the Pakistani cricket team particularly in the batting order, he is the opening batsman in the Pakistani team. There may be a bit of difference in Ahmed Shehzad’s income profile salary or net worth, and this may be due to his increasing performances and passage time. Besides cricket, Ahmed was also having a handsome amount from his other sources of playing roles in different TV Commercial Ads. He also played in BPL and his worth in BPL was $50,000 dollars. He is also the leading player in PSL for the Quetta franchise. Here is the total worth of Ahmed Shehzad, the salary of Ahmed Shehzad is 3, 45,000Rs, and the Annual Income of Ahmed Shehzad is 2,550,000.

Some Fact about Ahmed Shehzad
Ahmed Shehzad does smoke or not, it is not confirmed.
He does not drink alcohol.
His father died when he was a child.
He made his first-class debut at the age of 15 years.
According to Ahmed’s cousin, Ahmed Shehzad was very shy when he was a child.
Ahmed Shehzad considered Saeed Anwar his inspiration. Ahmed Shehzad had opened the batting with the very dangerous and destructive batsman Chris Gayle for the two franchises, they were the opener for the Barisal Burners and for the Jamaica Tallawahs.
Shehzad is the youngest batsman on the Pakistani cricket team with international tons in all the formats of the game.
Ahmed Shehzad married his childhood friend Sana Murad.
Ahmed Shehzad is very popular for his selfies and he got his nickname “Selfie King” for his selfies passion.


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