Fakhar Zaman Biography, Early Life, Family, Wife, Children

Early Life and Family

Fakhar Zaman is a Pakistani International Cricketer who plays for Lahore Qalanders Franchise in PSL. Fakhar is known for his fearless batting and power-hitting.

He is the only Pakistani cricketer to score an ODI double-century. Fakhar became famous after scoring a century against India in the 2017 Campion Trophy Final. 

Fakhar Zaman was born on April 10, 1990, in a Pashtun family in Mardan, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Pakistan. His father, Mohammad Zaman, is a farmer. At the age of 16, he decided to move to Karachi after completing his Matric. 

He joined the Pakistan Navy as a Sailor. His cricketing skills were recognized by his coach Azam Khan.

He started his cricketing journey at a young age and played at the domestic level for the Pakistan Navy. In 2012, he represented the Pakistan Navy in the International Defence Cricket Cup in Australia.

In 2013 Fakhar decided to leave the Navy to focus on his cricketing career. Fakhar impressed selectors by scoring runs in the 2016 Pakistan Cup, and Quaid Azam Trophy. After this performance, he got called up for National Side.

Fakhar Zaman Biography

Personal Life


Real Name

Fakhar Zaman




Pakistani Cricketer (Batsman)

Date of Birth

10 April 1990

Age (as in 2018)

28 Years

Birth Place

Mardan, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan

Zodiac sign/Sun sign





Mardan, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan


Pakistan Navy School, Karachi


Not Known

Educational Qualifications

Not Known



Physical Stats

Height175 cm (5’ 9”)
Weight66 kg (146 lbs)
Body Measurements– Chest: 38 Inches
– Waist: 30 inches
– Biceps: 11 Inches
Eye ColourBrown
Hair ColourBlack

Wife and Children

Fakhar Zaman is married to Sania Khan. The couple are living a happy life. Fakhar has two beautiful sons, and he always loves spending time with his wife and children.

Records and Achievements

  1. He scored the highest individual score by a Pakistani batsman: 210* against Zimbabwe in 2018.
  2. He scored the most runs in a match on the losing side in ODI cricket: 193 (against South Africa in 2021).
  3. He holds the record for most hundreds in consecutive innings by a Pakistani batsman: 3 (in 2017) alongside Babar Azam
  4. Hold the record for most fours in an innings by a Pakistani batsman: 24 (in 2017).
  5. Most runs scored in a calendar year by a Pakistani batsman: 576 (in 2017).
  6. Most 150+ scores in ODI Cricket for Pakistan.
  7. Second-highest individual score by any batsman in ODI cricket for Pakistan (210*).
  8. Scored 180 against New Zealand in 2023, the most 150+ score in ODI cricket by a Pakistani batsman.
  9. In the 2023 ODI World Cup, he scored the 10th fastest century in World Cup History against New Zealand.

Net Worth & Salary

  • Monthly Salary: 30 Lakhs PKR (PCB B Contracted Player)
  • PSL Salary: 3 Crore PKR
  • Fakhar Zaman endorses brands like Pepsi, Samsung, Head & Shoulders, and Huawei.
  • Fakhar Zaman also owns a cricket academy in Melbourne Australia.
  • Total Net Worth: 150 Crore PKR

Fakhar Zaman Car Collection:

Fakhar Zaman’s car collection includes a Honda Civic and a Mercedes.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Which Pakistani player hit 200 in the ODI?

Ans: The only Pakistani player to score a double century (200) in a One Day International (ODI) match is Fakhar Zaman. He achieved this milestone against Zimbabwe in 2018.

Is Fakhar Zaman Pathan or Punjabi?

Ans: Fakhar Zaman hails from Mardan, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan. Fakhar belongs to a Pashtun family.

What is the age of Fakhar Zaman?

Ans: As of 2023, Fakhar Zaman’s age is 33 years old.

Is Fakhar Zaman an army officer?

Ans: Yes Fakhar Zaman was an army officer. But now he is a professional cricketer who represents Pakistan in international cricket.

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