Javed Miandad Full Biography, Records, Height, Weight, Age, Wife, Family, & More


Javed Miandad Full Biography


The true legend of Pakistani team and whom many experts say the best batsman of the history of Pakistan cricket Javed Miandad was born on June 12, 1957, at Karachi Sindh Pakistan. Javed Miandad started his first-class career with his home team Karachi Whites he was the star performer in the domestic circuit which forced selectors to give him a chance in the national team.

Javed Miandad got the call for the national team on 11 June 1975 vs West Indies and after that, he became a regular member of the Pakistani team and played for almost 21 years of his life. He was appointed as captain at the age of 22 years when other seniors were playing under his captaincy. Javed Miandad announced his retirement from international cricket on 9 March 1996 vs India.

Javed Miandad Biography

 Javed Miandad Basic Information 

  • Name: Mohammad Javed Miandad
  • Nickname: Javed
  • Role: Batsman, Coach
  • Batting Style: Right-hand bat
  • Bowling Style: Right-arm leg break Bowler

Javed Miandad Physical Appearance

Javed Miandad physical appearance

  • Height (approx.): 5 ft 8 in
  • Weight (approx.): 68 kg
  • Eye Colour: Black
  • Hair Colour: Black

Personal Life Of Javed Miandad

  • Date of Birth: June 12, 1957
  • Age: 62 years
  • Birth Place: Karachi Sindh Pakistan
  • Zodiac sign: Gemini
  • Nationality: Pakistani
  • School: St. Patrick’s Technical School
  • College: N/a
  • Educational Qualifications: N/a
  • Net Worth: 12 million USD

Javed Miandad Family & Religion

  • Father: Miandad Noor Mohammad
  • Mother: Khatoon Bibi
  • Brother: Anwar Miandad, Sohail Miandad, Bashir Miandad
  • Sister: N/a
  • Coach/Mentor: N/a
  • Religion: Islam
  • Address: Karachi Sindh Pakistan

Cricket Career Of Javed Miandad

  • Test: 9 October 1976 vs New Zealand
  • ODI: 11 June 1975 vs West Indies
  • T20: N/a
  • Jersey Number: N/a
  • Domestic/State Teams: Karachi Whites, HBL
  • Nature on the field: Aggressive

Highlighted Records Of Javed Miandad

  • Javed Miandad holds the record for the youngest batsman to score double hundred in Test.
  • Javed Miandad is the 2nd highest scorer for Pakistan in Test matches.
  • Sachin Tendulkar and Javed Miandad are the only 2 players to play 6 world cups.
  • He scored six double centuries which is the most by a Pakistani
  • Javed Miandad was the 1st batsman in the history to win a game with 6. he did that in the historical match vs India when there was 4 required on the last ball and Javed Miandad hit a 6 on that last delivery and got the victory for his team.
  • Miandad holds the world record for the maximum number of consecutive half-centuries in One Day Internationals- 9.

Javed Miandad Preferences & Hobbies

  • Hobbies: Watching movies
  • Favorite Cricketers: Virat Kohli
  • Most Favorite Sportspersons: Pele
  • Favorite Food: Biryani
  • Favorite Color: Black

Javed Miandad Relationship Status

  • Marital Status: Married
  • Wife: Tahira Saigol
  • Marriage Date: January 11, 1980
  • Children: 3

Javed Miandad Awards and Recognitions

Javed Miandad awards

  • Javed Miandad had received the President’s Pride of Performance Award in 1986.
  • In 1982, Wisden named Miandad as one of the cricketers of the year.
  • Javed Miandad was also declared the 44th best Cricketer of all time in ESPN Legend of Cricket.
  • In 1992 Pakistani president awarded Javed Miandad with the Sitara-i-Imtiaz, the third-highest honor bestowed by Pakistan.
  • In 2009, Javed Miandad was inducted into the ICC Cricket Hall of Fame.

Controversies did by ( Javed Miandad )

  • In 1986 while playing the test match against Srilanka someone from the crowd threw a stone upon Miandad, and he went upstairs into the crowd to take revenge from the spectator.
  • the first Test at Perth vs Australia, Javed Miandad was involved in an unpleasant controversy with Dennis Lillee, where the two players came into contact after Lillee blocked Miandad’s way while he was taking a single, with Lillee kicking Miandad, who responded by shaping to strike him with his bat.
  • Javed Miandad’s elder son Junaid Miandad is married to the Marukh Ibrahim the Daughter of India’s most wanted criminal Dawood Ibrahim due to which he faced lot of criticism from Indian media and public.

The All Out Cricket Post Interview Of Javed Miandad

Lesser-Known Facts About Javed Miandad

  • Pakistani Cricketer Faisal Iqbal is Nephew of Javed Miandad

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