Hashmatullah Shahidi Full Biography, Records, Batting, Height, Weight, Age, Wife, Family, & More




Hashmatullah Shahidi Full Biography, Records, Batting, Height, Weight, Age, Wife, Family, & More

Hashmatullah Shahidi Full Biography

A left-handed batsman with solid technique and great temperament named “HashmatullahShahidi” started the initial cricket idolizing Kumar Sangakkara in his childhood. He has the special role to build innings and play throughout the innings to build a solid foundation. Although his strike rate in ODI’s is not much pleasing he’s given this role to perform.

In the final match of the 2017–18 Ahmad Shah AbdaliTournament, batting for Band-e-Amir Region against SpeenGhar Region, he scored 163 runs and caught the eyes of selectors. He made his ODI’s debut against Kenya in 2013. Hashmatullah came into the limelight when he smashes 97 not out against Pakistan in Asia Cup 2018 and put a respectable total of 257 runs. Again in a warmup game against Pakistan in world cup 2019, Hashmatullah scored 74* to finish the chase of 263.


He was one of those eleven players to feature in the maiden test match against India in 2018 where his score of 36 not out is the second-highest for Afghanistan. Playing against Zimbabwe, he becomes the first player from Afghanistan to score 200 not out in test cricket in march 2021.


Hashmatullah Shahidi Basic Information 

  • Name: Hashmatullah Shahidi
  • Nickname: Hashmat Shahidi
  • Role: Top-order batsman
  • Batting Style: Left-hand bat
  • Bowling Style: Right-arm off-break

Hashmatullah Shahidi Physical Appearance

  • Height (approx.): 6 ft
  • Weight (approx.): 78 kg
  • Eye Colour: hazel brown
  • Hair Colour: black

Personal Life of Hashmatullah Shahidi

  • Date of Birth: November 4, 1994,
  • Age: 26 years
  • Birth Place: Logar
  • Zodiac sign: Scorpio
  • Nationality: afghan
  • School: N/A
  • College: N/A
  • Educational Qualifications: N/A
  • Net Worth:1-2 million USD

Hashmatullah Shahidi Family & Religion

  • Father: Not Known
  • Mother: Not Known
  • Brother: Not Known
  • Sister: Not Known
  • Coach/Mentor: Taj Malik
  • Religion: Islam
  • Address: Logar, Afghanistan

Cricket Career Of Hashmatullah Shahidi

  • Test: India v Afghanistan at Bengaluru, June 2018
  • ODI: Afghanistan v Kenya at Sharjah, 2013
  • T20: Afghanistan v Kenya at Sharjah, 2013
  • Jersey Number:
  • Domestic/State Teams: Afghanistan, Afghanistan A, Afghanistan Under-19s, Band-e-Amir Region, SpeenGharRegio
  • Nature on the field: Super Calm

Batting Career



Bowling Career


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Highlighted Records of Hashmatullah Shahidi

  • Hashmatuallah scored 200 not out to become the first batsman to score a double century in Tests from Afghanistan.
  • Asghar and Shahidi’s 307-run partnership set the record for the highest Test stand for Afghanistan against Zimbabwe in March 2021.
  • In Afghanistan’s first-ever test match against India, he was the top scorer in the second inning with the unbeaten 36.
  • HashmatullahShahidi scored 97* against Pakistan in Asia Cup 2018.

Hashmatullah Shahidi Preferences & Hobbies

  • Hobbies: Listening to music
  • Favorite Cricketers: Kumar Sangakarra
  • Favorite Sportspersons: n/a
  • Favorite Food: chicken karahi
  • Favorite Color: blue

Hashmatullah Shahidi Relationship Status

  • Marital Status: single
  • Wife: n/a
  • Marriage Date: n/a
  • Children: n/a

Hashmatullah Shahidi Awards and Recognitions

Hashmatullah Shahidi Awards and Recognitions

  • He was one of those eleven cricketers to feature in Afghanistan’s first-ever Test match.

Controversies did by Hashmatullah Shahidi

  • Hashmatullahdeliberately miss fielded to give Bangladesh a boundary in the second Test to put a new batsman on strike.

The All Out Cricket Post Interview Of Hashmatullah Shahidi

Lesser-Known Facts About Hashmatullah Shahidi

  • His favorite shot is the cover drive and he idolizes Kumar Sangakkara.
  • Hashmatullah hit the first international six of his career in ODI cricket after scoring 865 runs.

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