Rashid Khan Full Biography, Records, Bowling, Batting, Height, Weight, Age, Wife, Family, & More


Rashid Khan Full Biography


Hailing from Jalalabad in tough circumstances during the Afghan war, the young Rashid khan later migrated to Pakistan in childhood for few years. Later that kid with his family returned to Afghanistan and started playing cricket at early age idolizing Shahid Afridi.

Rashid came into the limelight when he was first picked by Inzamam-ul-Haq who was the head coach of Afghanistan at that time. He made his ODI and T20I debut in October 2015 against Zimbabwe. Apart from international cricket, Rashid Khan shocked the whole world when he was picked by the world’s biggest cricket league IPL for the whopping price of INR 4 crore by Sunrisers Hyderabad in 2017. However, on the other hand, Rashid kept performing for the national side he won the ICC associate cricketer of the year 2017 award. He also becomes the youngest captain to lead a team in International men’s cricket. Years past Rashid established himself as a bowling allrounder who has the ability to finish matches while coming down the order in pressure situations.


His nature on the field is aggressive which makes him a loveable asset for every team he has played. Rashid’s demand in franchise cricket increased dramatically because of his vulnerability and accuracy with the ball and some hard touch with the bat. He’s still 22 years old and has a long career ahead so we can witness more records under his name.

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


Rashid Khan Basic Information 

  • Name: Rashid Arman Khan
  • Nickname: Afghanistan’s Afridi
  • Role: Bowling all-rounder
  • Batting Style: Right-hand bat
  • Bowling Style: Legbreak googly

Rashid Khan Physical Appearance

  • Height (approx.): 5’6″
  • Weight (approx.): 64 kg
  • Eye Colour: brown
  • Hair Colour: black

Personal Life Of Rashid Khan

  • Date of Birth: September 20, 1998,
  • Age:  22 years
  • Birth Place: Nangarhar
  • Zodiac sign: Virgo
  • Nationality: Afghan
  • School:Nangarhar High School,Jalalabad, Afghanistan
  • College: N/A
  • Educational Qualifications: matric
  • Net Worth: USD 3 million

 Family & Religion of Rashid Khan

Rashid Khan with his family

  • Father: N/A
  • Mother: N/A
  • Brother: 10 siblings
  • Sister: N/A
  • Coach/Mentor: Muralitharan, Laxman
  • Religion: Islam
  • Address: Kabul, Afghanistan

Cricket Career of Rashid Khan

  • Test: India v Afghanistan at Bengaluru, Jun 14-15, 2018
  • ODI: Zimbabwe v Afghanistan at Bulawayo, Oct 18, 2015
  • T20: Zimbabwe v Afghanistan at Bulawayo, Oct 26, 2015
  • Jersey Number: 19
  • Domestic/State Teams: Afghanistan, Adelaide Strikers, Barbados Tridents, Lahore Qalandars, Sunrisers Hyderabad, Sussex
  • Nature on the field: Aggressive

Batting Career of Rashid Khan



Bowling Career of Rashid Khan


Source: Cricbuzz


Highlighted Records Of Rashid Khan

  • Rashid Khan became the youngest player to top the ICC Player Rankings for ODI bowlers in February 2018.
  • February 27, 2018: Rashid Khan at the age of 19 years & 159 days broke the record for the youngest man to lead any team in men’s international cricket history.

Rashid Khan Preferences & Hobbies

  • Hobbies: Travelling
  • Favorite Cricketers: Shahid Afridi
  • Favorite Sportspersons: Virat Kohli
  • Favorite Food: Afghani Pulao
  • Favorite Color: Black

Rashid Khan Relationship Status

  • Marital Status: Single
  • Wife: N/A
  • Marriage Date: N/A
  • Children: N/A

Rashid Khan Awards and Recognitions

Rashid Khan Awards
Image Source: ICC
  • ICC gave Rashid Khan the 2017 Associate Cricketer of the Year award in 2018.
  • In the 2017 IPL auction, Rashid caught the attention of the world’s biggest cricket league when he was picked for a huge amount of 4 crores (INR) by the Sunrisers Hyderabad.
  • Rashid Khan recognized for his brilliant accuracy with the ball as he bowl sharp googly mostly stumps to stumps.

Controversies did by ( Rashid Khan )

  • N/A

The All Out Cricket Post Interview Of Rashid Khan

Lesser-Known Facts About Rashid Khan

  • He is known for his accurate stump-to-stump line bowling and his lethal googly.
  • Rashid khan has ten siblings.
  • He uses to play club cricket in Peshawar, Pakistan before moving to Afghanistan.

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