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


Rashid Latif Full Biography


It wouldn’t be unfair if we call him the most controversial cricketer in his cricketing days. The wicketkeeper with average abilities Rashid Latif brought into the international cricket after the 1992 World Cup. Playing his debut match against England, Rashid scores fifty runs followed by three catches behind the stumps.

He was kept in and out of the team due to inconsistency and being replaced by Moin Khan. Rashid was the part of the squad during the World Cup 1996 and 2003.during his entire career Rashid mostly roam about controversies and his whole career affected by controversies. From writing an open letter to ICC to controversial catch of Alok Kapali against Bangladesh these controversies ruined him.also some unhealthy relations with cricket

board led him to leave out of cricket.

Rashid Latif Biography

 Rashid Latif Basic Information 

  • Name: Rashid Latif
  • Nickname: N/A
  • Role: wicketkeeper-batsman
  • Batting Style: Right Handed Bat
  • Bowling Style: Right-arm leg break

Rashid Latif Physical Appearance

  • Height (approx.):5 ft 4 in
  • Weight (approx.): N/A
  • Eye Colour: Brown
  • Hair Colour: Black

Personal Life Of Rashid Latif

  • Date of Birth: October 14, 1968
  • Age: 51 years
  • Birth Place: Karachi, Sind
  • Zodiac sign: Capricorn
  • Nationality: Pakistani
  • School: N/A
  • College: NED University of Engineering and Technology
  • Educational Qualifications: BSc in computer systems engineering
  • Net Worth: $11 Million

Rashid Latif Family & Religion

  • Father: Abdul Latif Quraishi
  • Mother: N/A
  • Brother: Khalid Latif
  • Sister: N/A
  • Coach/Mentor:
  • Religion: Islam
  • Address: Karachi

Cricket Career Of Rashid Latif

  • Test: England v Pakistan at The Oval, Aug 6-9, 1992
  • ODI: England v Pakistan at Nottingham, Aug 20, 1992
  • T20: N/A
  • Jersey Number:6
  • Domestic/State Teams: Allied Bank, Karachi, United Bank Limited
  • Nature on the field: Calm

Batting Career 



Bowling Career


Source: Cricbuzz

Highlighted Records Of Rashid Latif

Apart from controversies, Rashid Latif had not done something that needs to be highlighted

Rashid Latif Preferences & Hobbies

  • Hobbies: Travelling
  • Favorite Cricketers: Kamran Akmal
  • Most Favorite Sportspersons: N/A
  • Favorite Food: Karachi Biryani
  • Favorite Color: Black

Rashid Latif Relationship Status

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

Rashid Latif Awards and Recognitions

Rashid Latif awards

  • N/A

Controversies did by ( Rashid Latif )

  • Rashid banned for 6 months by PCB after he passed some bad comments about pitch used in a domestic match.
  • In 2004, Latif was banned immediately after the controversial catch of Alok Kapali Against Bangladesh.
  • Latif also claims that the fast bowler Wasim Akram and Waqar Younis were too directly or indirectly involved in fixing.

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The All Out Cricket Post Interview Of Rashid Latif 

Lesser-Known Facts About Rashid Latif

  • Rashid Latif has advised ICC to delay the live telecast of cricket match by half-an-hour to reduce match-fixing or spot-fixing and other kinds of corruption associated with it.

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