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Mohammad Rizwan Biography, Wife, Family, Caste, PSL, Salary

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Mohammad Rizwan Complete Biography

Biography Details
Full Name Mohammad Rizwan
Nickname Rizzy, Pakistan Jonty Rhodes
Date of Birth June 1, 1992
Place of Birth Peshawar, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan
Age (as of 2023) 31 years old
Nationality Pakistani
Profession Cricketer
Jersey Number 18
Zodiac Sign Gemini
Family Caste Pathan
Religion Islam
Instagram @mrizwanpak
Twitter @iMRizwanPak

Age, Physical Stats & More

Physical Stats Details
Height 5 feet 7 inches (170 cm)
Weight 70 kg (155 lbs)
Batting Hand Right-handed
Wicket-Keeping Style Right-handed

Mohammad Rizwan’s Wife & Childrens

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Marital Status Married
Spouse Ayesha Khan
Children 3 daughters

Mohammad Rizwan Family Members

Family Details Information
Father’s Name Akhter Perviaz
Mother’s Name (Not available)
Siblings 3 brothers and 2 sisters

Mohammad Rizwan Favorites

Favorites  
Cricketer (Batter) Babar Azam
Cricketer (Wicketkeeper) Adam Gilchrist
Cricket Ground Multan International Cricket Stadium
Sports Football
Food Kabuli Pulao
Color Green

Debut in International Cricket

Mohammad Rizwan World Cup photo

  • International Debut:
    • ODI: Against Bangladesh at Sher-E-Bangla National Cricket Stadium on 17 April 2015
    • Test: Against New Zealand at Seddon Park in Hamilton on 25 November 2016
    • T20I: Against Bangladesh at Sher-E-Bangla National Cricket Stadium on 24 April 2015
  • Jersey Number: #18 (Pakistan)
  • Playing Style:
    • Batting Style: Right-handed bat
    • Bowling Style: Right-arm medium
    • Favorite Shot: Short-arm Pull

PSL and Domestic Career

  • Rizwan has represented various teams throughout his career, including Peshawar Panthers, Sui Northern Gas Pipelines Limited, Lahore Qalandars, Karachi Kings, Multan Sultans (as captain), and more.
  • Under Rizwan’s Captaincy Multan Sultans won their first PSL Trophy in the 2021 Season.
  • He has been a key figure for Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, both as a player and captain since the 2019/20 season.
Mohammad Rizwan PSL photo
Mohammad Rizwan PSL Photo

 Records and Achievements:

  • Second wicketkeeper batter after Brendon McCullum to score centuries in all three formats of international cricket.
  • First Pakistani wicketkeeper batter to score a century in T20I cricket.
  • Highest partnership in T20I cricket with Babar Azam.
  • Highest opening partnership in the Men’s T20 World Cup.
  • Most runs in a T20 International cricket in a single year.
  • Second-highest batting average in T20 Internationals (after Virat Kohli).
  • The most number of catches in an international series by Pakistan’s wicketkeeper.
  • Only Pakistani batter to have scored more than 50 runs in three consecutive T20I innings.
  • Wisden Cricketers of the Year 2021.
  • Scoring 131* against Sri Lanka, Abdullah Shafique became the second Pakistani wicketkeeper to score a century in the World Cup, alongside Sarfaraz Ahmed.
  • Built a strong partnership of 176 runs with Abdullah Shafique, helping Pakistan successfully chase down the highest successful run chase in World Cup history.

Mohammad Rizwan PSL Salary & Net Worth

  • Rizwan’s net worth is estimated to be around 100 Crore as of 2023.
  • Rizwan is in the A category of PCB Central Contract alongside Babar Azam and Shaheen Afridi. Therefore, he receives 45 lacs per month from PCB.

  • He earns a salary of around $100,000 (3 crores PKR) per year from the Pakistan Super League.
  • He also has endorsement deals with several brands, including Pepsi, Huawei, and Bata

Mohammad Rizwan Career Journey:

  • Rizwan was born in Peshawar on 1 June 1992. He has five siblings, making it a family of six kids. Among the siblings, Rizwan is the middle one of the three brothers. He started playing cricket with a tape ball and later joined teams like the Islamia College and Shama Club. By 2007, he was already playing for the Peshawar Under-19 team.
  • Rizwan made a name for himself with his extraordinary performance in the Quaid-e-Azam Trophy, scoring 224 runs and helping his team win the title in 2014-15.
  • He made his international debut in April 2015, and although he started with a strong innings, he faced challenges against various bowling attacks.
  • Rizwan’s international career experienced ups and downs, but he regained his place in the team through his consistent domestic performances.
  • He excelled as a wicket-keeper batter, gradually becoming the first-choice wicketkeeper across all formats for Pakistan.
  • Rizwan’s international journey includes remarkable performances against Australia, South Africa, and New Zealand, both as a batsman and a wicketkeeper.
  • He also made a significant impact in the T20 World Cup, playing a key role in Pakistan’s historic win against India in 2021.
  • In 2023, Mohammad Rizwan and Babar Azam became the first cricketers to enroll in Harvard Business School’s executive education program, showcasing their commitment to personal growth and learning.

Conclusion:

Mohammad Rizwan’s journey from a young cricketer to one of Pakistan’s most reliable wicket-keeper batters is a testament to his dedication and hard work.

His ability to adapt to different formats and perform under pressure has earned him a special place in the world of cricket.

As he continues to shine on the international stage, Rizwan’s contributions to Pakistan cricket remain invaluable, making him a true cricketing sensation.

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