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Who is Shadab Khan?

Shadab Khan (born 4 October 1998) is a Pakistani cricketer who plays for the Pakistan national cricket team and vice-captains Pakistan in T20I and ODI. 

He captains Islamabad United in the Pakistan Super League (PSL), and Northern in domestic cricket. As of 2018, he has been among the players centrally contracted by the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB).

Shadab Khan Biography, Wiki

Shadab was born in Mianwali city of Punjab Province, Pakistan in a middle-class family with an extreme craze for cricket. He was introduced to the sport by his elder brother at a mere age who was the best cricket player in the entire village.

To receive proper education for Shadab and his younger siblings while professional cricket opportunities for his elder brother Mehtab, the family moved to Rawalpindi.

Shadab was interested in the sport but was never focused to pursue his future in the sport. He visited a local club to play the sport just for fun. With time, he mastered his all-rounder skills and played for the team Rawalpindi Rams in the 2016 National T20 Cup.

Within a few months, he was selected in the PSL team of Islamabad for the 2016 Pakistan Cup. After some months, he was named to the national cricket team of Pakistan.

Shadab Khan Biography Wikipedia
Shadab Khan
Known ForBeing one of the thirty-three players to be awarded a central contract for the 2018–19 season by the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB)
Full NameShadab Khan
ProfessionCricketer
NationalityPakistani
Age23 years old (in 2022)
Date of BirthOctober 4, 1998
BirthplaceMianwali
ReligionIslam
Zodiac SignLibra

Shadab Khan Career

At the Sadiq-e-Akbar club, Shadab’s time grown his strength and it was a lot for him to get Pakistan’s under-16 team selection. Shadab played his U-16 from 2011-13 and then had a one-year break, which could not even take him off to get a place in u-17 series against England in the UAE, back in 2015.

In this tournament, he concluded as the most wicket-taker for his team with managing ten wickets in 4 matches. His performance at the u-19 level was strong enough to capture the limelight all around as one of the inter-region tournaments, he managed to finish as the highest wicket-taker with 30 wickets and scored 295 runs with the bat.

Shadab first got attention with 4 for 35 runs against Australia under 19s in 2015-16. He performed t20 debut for Rawalpindi on 26 August 2016 in the National T20 Cup of 2016-17. He played for Islamabad United in PSL 2017which constituted him.

Shadab also debuted for Pakistan’s u-19 World Cup in Bangladesh in 2016, where he finished as Pakistan’s joint-most wicket-taker with 11. He also agreed to perform for Trinbago Knight Riders in the 2017 Caribbean Premier League. After that signed with the Brisbane Heat for the 7th season of the Big Bash League.

On 26 March 2017, he played Twenty20 International debut against West Indies. He was added in Pakistan’s Test for his series against West Indies in the following month and on 7th April 2017 also played One Day International (ODI) debut against West Indies.

He was nominated as the Emerging Player of the year of PCB in September 2017. He also was part of Pakistan’s 2017 Champions Trophy-winning squad in a showdown against arch-rivals India, where in front of the wicket, he trapped Yuvraj Singh.

Shadab scored his maiden ODI fifty against Sri Lanka on 16 October 2017. He was nominated in Pakistan’s team for the 2019 Cricket World Cup in April 2019. After three days, he was nominated in Pakistan’s World Cup squad, he was kicked out of the previous tour of England with a virus.

His replacement Yasir Shah was added to the team for matches against England, Ahead of the third ODI match against England, Pakistan’s captain, Sarfaraz Ahmed, confirmed that Shadab had recovered and would be quite fit to play in the World Cup.

In Pakistan’s World Cup match played against South Africa, Shadab gained his 50 wickets in ODIs on 23 June 2019. He played the last T20I on 25 January 2020 against Bangladesh and now he is the part of PSL 2020 and playing for Islamabad United.

Shadab Khan FAQ’s

Who is Shadab Khan?

Shadab Khan (born 4 October 1998) is a Pakistani cricketer who plays for the Pakistan national cricket team and vice-captains Pakistan in T20I and ODI. 

How old is Shadab Khan?

Shadab Khan is currently 23 years old.

What is Shadab Khan’s birthplace?

Mianwali.

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