Junaid Khan Full Biography, Records, Height, Weight, Age, Wife, Family, & More

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Junaid Khan Full Biography

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Just before the ICC World Cup 2011 the young talented and energetic Junaid Khan was asked to replace Sohail Tanvir in the squad. Also, the ban on Asif and Amir made his path easier to International Cricket. With no experience at all, Junaid was unable to make it to the final eleven of the Team.

Right after the World Cup Junaid was roped in against Zimbabwe and he ended up with ordinary performance. However, in his second test match against Sri Lanka Junaid took five wickets and bowl some impressive spell. Junaid Khan comes up with some destructive bowling spells against India in December 2019 where he took 8 wickets.

He targeted Virat Kohli in all 3 games with his inswingers.  Apart from this, Junaid’s fitness doesn’t let him play proper cricket. His fitness concerns won’t let him made it to the World Cup 2015 squad. Being in and out from the squad and fitness concerns lost his swing and pace

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Junaid Khan Biography
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Junaid Khan Basic Information 

  • Name: Junaid Khan
  • Nickname: Joni
  • Role: Bowler
  • Batting Style: Right-hand bat
  • Bowling Style:Left-arm fast-medium

Junaid Khan Physical Appearance

Junaid Khan at gym

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  • Height (approx.):6 ft 1 in
  • Weight (approx.): 73 kg
  • Eye Colour: Brown
  • Hair Colour: Black

Personal Life Of Junaid Khan

  • Date of Birth: Dec 24, 1989
  • Age: 30 years
  • Birth Place: Matra, KPK
  • Zodiac sign: Capricorn
  • Nationality: Pakistani
  • School: N/A
  • College: Imperial College London
  • Educational Qualifications: N/A
  • Net Worth:$1 Million – $5 Million (Approx.)

Junaid Khan Family & Religion

Junaid Khan with his parents
Junaid Khan with his parents
  • Father: Zahir Khan
  • Mother: N/A
  • Brother: Yasir Shah (cousin)
  • Sister: N/A
  • Coach/Mentor:N/A
  • Religion: Islam
  • Address: Matra, KPK

Cricket Career Of Junaid Khan

  • Test: Zimbabwe v Pakistan at Bulawayo, Sep 1-5, 2011
  • ODI: West Indies v Pakistan at Gros Islet, Apr 23, 2011
  • T20: West Indies v Pakistan at Gros Islet, Apr 21, 2011
  • Jersey Number:83
  • Domestic/State Teams:  Abbottabad, Abbottabad Rhinos
  • PSL Teams: Multan Sultans, Peshawar Zalmi
  • Nature on the field: Calm

Batting Career 

MInnNORunsHSAvgBFSR100200504s6s
Test222811122177.1830639.87000142
ODI76311768254.8612753.5400041
T20I922330.0475.000000

 

Bowling Career

MInnBRunsWktsBBIBBMEconAvgSR5W10W
Test224146052253715/388/1512.9431.7364.8650
ODI7676360132161104/124/125.3629.2432.7400
T20I9916223683/243/248.7429.520.2500

Source: Cricbuzz


Highlighted Records Of Junaid Khan

  • Junaid Khan defended 9 runs in last over to win the match and series against South Africa in South Africa.
  • Junaid Khan took 8 wickets against India in 3 match series and got the wicket of Virat Kohli in all 3 matches.

You can also read the complete biography of Pakistani wicket-keeper Rashid Latif

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Junaid Khan Preferences & Hobbies

  • Hobbies: Travelling
  • Favorite Cricketers: N/A
  • Most Favorite Sportspersons: N/A
  • Favorite Food:Kabuli palao.
  • Favorite Color: Black, grey

Junaid Khan Relationship Status

Junaid Khan with his Kid
Junaid Khan with his Kid
Picture Source: The News
  • Marital Status: Married
  • Wife: Khansa Khan
  • Marriage Date:9 -2- 2015
  • Children: Nael Khan

Junaid Khan Awards and Recognitions

Junaid Khan Awards

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Controversies did by ( Junaid Khan )

  • After exclusion from World Cup 2019 Junaid Khan post picture on twitter with tape applied on his mouth and captioned “I don’t want to say anything. Truth is bitter.” And later deleted his tweet.

You can also read complete biography of former Pakistani Wicket keeper Moin Khan

The All Out Cricket Post Interview Of Junaid Khan

Lesser-Known Facts About Junaid Khan

  • Junaid Khan is the cousin of leg spinner Yasir Shah.
  • Junaid Khan resembles with Spanish footballer Esteban Granero.

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