Rashid Khan Biography, Height, Weight, Age, Salary, Net Worth, Wife, Family, Facts & More

Rashid Khan is an Afghan cricketer who usually plays for Band-e-Amir Dragons in domestic cricket and currently playing for team sunrisers Hyderabad in the Indian premier league. He is a right arm leg spin bowler and right handed batsman.

Rashid Khan Biography, Lifestyle, Wiki, Height, Weight, Age, Salary, Net Worth, Income, Girlfriend, Wife, Family, House, Cars, Records, Awards & Facts

Biography/Wiki

Full Name

Rashid Khan Arman

Nickname

Afghanistan’s Afridi

Profession

Cricketer

Batting

Right-handed

Bowling

Right-arm leg break

Jersey Number

  • #19 Afghanistan International Cricket Team
  • #19 Comilla Victorians Cricket Team
  • #19 Sunrisers Hyderabad (IPL)

Teams

  • National Team Afghanistan International Cricket Team
  • Domestic Team Comilla Victorians Cricket Team
  • IPL 2021 Team – Sunrisers Hyderabad (IPL)

Personal Life

Rashid Khan

Date of Birth / Birthplace

Rashid was born on 20 September 1998 in Nangarhar, Afghanistan.

Age

He is currently 23 years old (as in 2021).

Sun Sign

Virgo

Nationality

Afghan

Religion

Islam

Hometown

Kabul, Afghanistan

Education

  • School –  
    • Nangarhar High School, Jalalabad, Afghanistan
  • College –
    • Not Known
  • Educational Qualification –
    • Not Known

Physical Statistics And More

Height (approx.)

  • In feet – 5 feet 6 inches
  • In centimeters – 168 cm
  • In meters – 1.68 m

Weight (approx.)

  • In Kilograms – 64 kg
  • In Pounds – 141 lbs

Body Measurements (approx.)

  • Chest: 38 Inches
  • Waist: 30 Inches
  • Biceps: 12 Inches

Eye Color

Brown

Hair Color

Black

Family & Relationship

Parents & Siblings

  • Father – Not Known
  • Mother – Not Known
  • Siblings – Not Known

Girlfriend & Spouse

  • Rashid Khan dated –
    • Not Known

Marital Status

Unmarried

Career

Career Turning point

In the 2017 T20 series against Ireland Rashid took 5 wickets by giving just 3 runs which was the best bowling figure of any afghan bowler. Also in the series against west indies, he took 7 wickets by giving just 18 runs.

ODI Debut

Rashid Khan made his one day international debut against Zimbabwe on 18 October 2015. Rashid took 1 wicket in the match.

Test Debut

Rashid Khan made his test cricket debut against India on 14 June 2018. Rashid was one of the first players to play Test cricket for the Afghanistan cricket team.

T20 Debut

Rashid Khan made his T20 debut against Zimbabwe on 26 october 2015.

IPL Debut

He was selected for team Sunrisers Hyderabad in IPL auction 2017 for 4 crores and played his debut match in 2017.

Records

• Rashid Khan has a record of becoming the youngest captain in test cricket at just 20 years old.

• Along with test cricket, Rashid Khan has also a record of becoming the youngest captain in one day international at just 19 years old.

• Best career bowling average of 18.5 in one day international.

• He has the best career strike rate in T20 international cricket.

• He is the fastest player to take 100 wickets in just 44 matches in one day internationals.

• Most consecutive four wickets in an innings in T20 matches

• Rashid is the second fastest person to take 5 wickets in just 31 matches.

Rashid Khan Salary And Net worth

Rashid khan’s salary is 9 crore per year in the Afghan cricket team and he has earned around 40 crores from IPL since 2017.

Rashid Khan has an estimated total Net worth of Rs. 49 Crores ($ 8 Million) in 2021, and His main source of income is Brand Endorsements and playing cricket.

Rashid khan’s overall IPL Earnings :

YearTeamIPL Salary
2021Sunrisers HyderabadRs. 9 crore
2020Sunrisers Hyderabad Rs. 9 crore
2019Sunrisers Hyderabad Rs. 9 crore
2018Sunrisers Hyderabad Rs. 9 crore
2017 Sunrisers Hyderabad Rs. 4 crore
TotalRs. 40 crore

Some Lesser Known Facts About Rashid Khan

Some Lesser Known Facts About Rashid Khan

• Rashid was born in Nangarhar, Afghanistan which is a very small town in the country.

• Rashid belongs to a very big family; he has ten siblings who used to play cricket with him.

• Rashid gets inspiration for bowling from former Pakistani cricketer Shahid Afridi and from the batting side, he loves Virat Kohli.

• Rashid is the youngest cricketer who represents the Afghan national team at just 17 years old.

• Rashid is one of the two Afghans who got an IPL contract for huge amounts.

• Rashid studies from Nangarhar high school Jalalabad, Afghanistan.