|Physical Stats & More|
|Height||in centimeters- 173 cm
in meters- 1.73 m
in Feet Inches- 5’ 8”
|Weight||in Kilograms- 69 kg
in Pounds- 152 lbs
|Body Measurements||– Chest: 40 Inches
– Waist: 33 Inches
– Biceps: 12 Inches
|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|
|Bowling Style||Right-arm fast-medium|
|Batting Style||Right Handed Bat|
|Nature on field||Cool|
|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.
• The fastest Indian to take 100 ODI wickets (in 56th ODI).
• On 22 June 2019, in a match against Afghanistan, he became the second Indian (after Chetan Sharma’s feat against New Zealand in the 1987 World Cup) and 10th player in the history of 50-over World Cup to take a hat-trick.
|Career Turning Point||Shami’s impressive bowling figures in domestic cricket helped him to a spot in the national side.|
|Date of Birth||9 March 1990|
|Age (as in 2019)||29 Years|
|Birth Place||Delhi, India|
|Zodiac sign/Sun sign||Pisces|
|Hometown||Amroha, Uttar Pradesh, India|
|Educational Qualification||Not Known|
|Family||Father– Late Tousif Ahmed (Farmer and also owned a spare part shop)
Mother– Not Known
Brother– Mohammad Haseeb and 2 more
Sister– 1 (Name Not Known)
|Controversies||• In January 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.
• In March 2018, his wife Hasin Jahan accused him of having extra-marital affairs and torturing her, both mentally and physically for more than 2 years.
|Favourite Actor||Amitabh Bachchan|
|Girls, Family & More|
|Affairs/Girlfriends||Hasin Jahan (Model)|
|Wife/Spouse||Hasin Jahan (m. 2014-present)
|Marriage Date||6 June 2014|
|Marriage Place||Moradabad, Uttar Pradesh|
|Children||Daughter– Aairah Shami (Born July 2015)
Some Lesser Known Facts About Mohammed Shami
- Does Mohammed Shami smoke: Not Known
- Does Mohammed Shami drink alcohol: Not Known
- In his teenage years, Mohammed Shami, a devoted learner, used to reach his training venue one-hour earlier. He would then set up his own nets and practice vigorously for hours.