Aamer Sohail Full Biography, Records, Height, Weight, Age, Wife, Family, & More


Aamer Sohail Full Biography


The young aggressive left-handed opener Aamer Sohail made his ODI debut 2 years before his test debut. In his debut match, he runs out after scoring 32 against Sri Lanka. Aamer Sohail played a big role in the victorious campaign of the 1992 World Cup.

Apart from his batting, he was involved in controversies in the World Cup 1992 & 1996. However, during his captaincy tenure, he was the first Pakistani captain to register a win against South Africa in South Africa. Rise of match-fixing in the Pakistani team negatively affected his career, as well as his inconsistency, led him to the retirement.

Aamer Sohail Biography

 Aamer Sohail Basic Information 

  • Name: Mohammad Aamer Sohail Ali
  • Nickname: Sohail
  • Role: Batsman
  • Batting Style: Left-hand bat
  • Bowling Style: Slow left-arm orthodox

Aamer Sohail Physical Appearance

Aamer Sohail Physical Appearance

  • Height (approx.): 5 feet 9 inch
  • Weight (approx.): 73kg
  • Eye Color: Black
  • Hair Color: Black

Personal Life Of Aamer Sohail

  • Date of Birth: September 14, 1966
  • Age: 53 years
  • Birth Place: Lahore, Punjab
  • Zodiac sign: Virgo
  • Nationality: Pakistani
  • School: N/A
  • College: Government College University, Lahore
  • Educational Qualifications: Graduated
  • Net Worth: $8 Million

 Family & Religion Aamer Sohail

Aamer Sohail with his family
Aamer Sohail with his family
  • Father: Sohail Ahmed
  • Mother: N/A
  • Brother: ‎Irfan Sohail
  • Sister: N/A
  • Coach/Mentor:N/A
  • Religion: Islam
  • Address: Lahore Punjab Pakistan

Cricket Career Of Aamer Sohail

  • Test: England v Pakistan at Birmingham, Jun 4-8, 1992
  • ODI: Pakistan v Sri Lanka at Sharjah, Dec 21, 1990
  • T20: N/A
  • Jersey Number: N/A
  • Domestic/StateTeams: AlliedBank, HabibBank Limited, Karachi, Lahore, Rawalpindi, Sargodha,
  • Nature on the field: Aggressive.

Batting Career 



Bowling Career


Source: Cricbuzz

Highlighted Records Of Aamer Sohail

  • Sohail captained Pakistan between 1996 and 98 and became the first captain to lead Pakistan to a Test win over South Africa

Aamer Sohail Preferences & Hobbies

  • Hobbies: analyst
  • Favorite Cricketers: N/A
  • Most Favorite Sportspersons: N/A
  • Favorite Food: Biryani
  • Favorite Color: Black

Aamer Sohail Relationship Status

  • Marital Status: Married
  • Wife: Alya Sohail
  • Marriage Date: N/A
  • Children: Ameera Aamir

Aamer Sohail Awards and Recognitions

Aamer Sohail Awards

  • He is recognized as an important team member during the victorious campaign of the 1992 World Cup. He scored third-highest individual score in the tournament, 114 against Zimbabwe.

Controversies did by ( Aamer Sohail )

aamir sohail vs venkatesh prasad
Aamir Sohail vs Venkatesh Prasad
  • During the 1992 World Cup, He was involved in some harsh exchange of words with England all-rounder Ian Botham when he told Botham to send his mother-in-law to bat after he got out.
  • During the 1996 World Cup quarter-final against India his aggression cost him much, chasing a huge 287, Sohail got Pakistan off to a blazing start but with the score at 109 for 1, he sledgs the bowler Venkatesh Prasad at his home-ground, Bangalore. Sohail smashed Prasad for a boundary and pointed his bat at the bowler, only to find his stumps disturbed the very next ball. Pakistan went on to lose the game, and Sohail’s needless aggression was blamed.

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Lesser-Known Facts About Aamer Sohail

  • After his retirement, Sohail announced that he had joined PML(n) the Pakistan Muslim League (N).

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