Abdullah Shafique Biography, Family, Early Life, Net Worth

Early Life and Family Details

Abdullah Shafique is a Pakistani cricketer who plays as a right-handed top-order batsman. He plays for the Lahore Qalanders franchise in PSL.

He was born on November 20, 1999, in Sialkot, Pakistan. He belongs to an upper-class family his father, Shafiq Ahmed is a long-term resident of Dubai, where he moved in 1991. He was a professional cricketer and later became a cricket coach in  Dubai.

His uncle Arshad Ali is also a cricketer who plays for the International Cricket Team of UAE(United Arab Emirates).

Abdullah belongs to a cricketing family. Other than cricket he enjoys playing guitar and singing.

Abdullah was first brought by Multan Sultans in the 2018 PSL Draft but did not get a chance to play. He made his first-class debut for Central Punjab in 2019 Quaid-e.Azam Trophy. In 2020, he made his T20 debut for Central Punjab in the National T20 Cup.

Abdullah scored 102* in this match and became the first Pakistani batsman to score a century on his first-class T20 debut. As a result of Abdullah’s performance, he got his name in the Pakistani Squad for a series against Zimbabwe. In November 2020, he made his T20 International debut against Zimbabwe.

 Abdullah Shafique Biography

  • Full Name: Abdullah Shafique
  • Nickname: Mysterio
  • Date of Birth: November 20, 1999
  • Place of Birth: Sialkot, Punjab, Pakistan 
  • Age (as of 2023): 24 years old
  • Nationality: Pakistani
  • Religion: Islam
  • Profession: Cricketer
  • Jersey Number: 57
  • Horoscope: Aquarius
  • Education: F.S.C. degree
  • Best Friends: Saud Shakeel & Agha Salman

Physical Stats & More

  • Height: 5 feet 10 inches (1.78 m)
  • Weight: 174 lbs (79 kg)
  • Batting: Right-handed
  • Bowling: Right-arm leg spin
  • Role: Batsman

Net worth and salary

  • Monthly Salary: 17.5 Lakh PKR (PCB C Contracted Player)
  • PSL Salary: 1.5 Crore PKR (approx)
  • Total Net Worth: 50 Crore PKR (approx)

Abdullah Shafique Family Members

  • Father: Shafiq Ahmed
  • Mother: (will update soon)
  • Siblings: Zainab
  • Brother: Hasan

International Debut

  • He made his international debut in November 2020, playing in a T20I match against Zimbabwe
  • He made his Test debut on 26 November 2021, playing in a match against Bangladesh
  • He made his ODI debut on 21 August 2022, against the Netherlands

Records & Achievements

  • Became the Youngest Player to score a double century in Test Cricket
  • Scored his maiden Test century in the first match’s fourth innings, against Australia
  • Scored a historic 160* in the fourth innings of the first Test against Sri Lanka in Galle, to help Pakistan win the match
  • Became the first Pakistani batsman to score a century in a World Cup debut match, with a score of 113 against Sri Lanka in the World Cup 2023
  • Additionally, built a strong partnership of 176 runs with Mohammad Rizwan, helping Pakistan successfully chase down the highest target in World Cup history, which was 345.”

Frequently Asked Questions(FAQs)

  1. What is the age of Abdullah Shafique?
    • Abdullah Shafique was born on November 20, 1999, so he is currently 24 years old.
  2. What is the Profession of Abdullah Shafique?
    • Abdullah Shafique is a professional cricketer who plays for the Pakistan national team and for Lahore Qalandars in the Pakistan Super League.
  3. Who is Abdullah Shafique’s wife?
    • Abdullah Shafique is not married.
  4. Who is Abdullah Shafique’s Parents?
    • Abdullah Shafique’s father is Shafiq Ahmed, a former cricketer and coach. His mother’s name is not publicly known.
  5. Who is Abdullah Shafique’s siblings?
    • Abdullah Shafique has one sister, Zainab.
  6. What is the net worth of Abdullah Shafique?
    • Abdullah Shafique’s net worth is estimated to be around 50 Crore.
  7. What is the education of Abdullah Shafique?
    • Abdullah Shafique has an F.S.C. degree.
  8. What is the height and weight of Abdullah Shafique?
    • Abdullah Shafique is 5 feet 8 inches tall and weighs 68 kg.

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