Mohammad Amir Biography, Records, Career, Height, Age and Life details

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Mohammad Amir was born in 1992 in Gujjar family in Gujar Khan, Pothohar, Pakistan. He was the second youngest of seven children. “Wasim Akram is my favorite, he’s my idol. When I used to watch him on TV. I would try to see what exactly he was doing with the ball. Then I would go outside and imitate his actions and bowling.”

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Mohammad Amir Biography, Records, Career, Height, Age & Life details:

In 2003, at the age of 11. Amir was spotted at a local tournament and invited to join the sports academy set up by the Bajwa in Rawalpindi. After joining the national team, Amir moved to Lahore with his family to be closer to top-flight cricket facilities. Amir married British citizen Narjis Khan in Sep 2016.

Introduction of Mohammad Amir Biography:

Mohammad Amir (Urdu: محمد عامر‎, born 13 April 1992) is a Pakistani international cricketer. He is a left-arm fast bowler. Who opens the bowling in all formats of cricket and bowls regularly at 145–150 kph. Amir made his first-class debut in 2007. His first One-Day International and Test appearance in 2009 in Sri Lanka. At the age of 17. He played his first international match during the 2009 ICC World Twenty20. Where he played in every game, helping the national side win the tournament.

Amir was touted as having the potential to be a leading fast bowler. By former Pakistani left-arm fast bowler Wasim Akram who picked him out as a prospect in 2007. Since Amir’s establishment in the international arena, former Pakistani batsman Rameez Raja. As well as Akram himself, has stated that “He is much cleverer than [Akram] at 18”.

Mohammad Amir

On 29 August 2010, he was arrested for spot-fixing and was given a five-year ban for allegedly bowling two deliberate no-balls. Amir pleaded guilty on the verdict handed out by his prosecutor the International Cricket Council. And publicly asked for forgiveness. In November 2011, Amir was convicted, along with Salman Butt and Mohammad Asif, of conspiracy charges relating to spot-fixing. He was given a five-year ban which was considered lenient. Due to his juvenile age and confession. As compared to the other two conspirators who were given 7 and 10 years’ suspensions. Effectively ending their careers.

On 29 January 2015, it was announced that Amir would be allowed an early return to domestic cricket. Despite his original ban being due to expire on 2 September 2015. Mohammad Amir signed with Chittagong Vikings to play the BPLT20-2015. He has since returned to play for Pakistan on their tour of New Zealand in 2016.

Mohammad Amir Biography | Height, Weight, Age, Affairs, Career, Records,  & More:

Biography, height, weight, age and some details about Mohammad Amir life is mentioned here:

Real Name:
  • Mohammad Amir
  • Pakistani Cricketer (Left arm Fast, Bowler)

Mohammad Amir Biography Physical Stat & More:

Height (approx.):
  • ” meters- (1.88 m)
  • ” Feet Inches- (6 ft 2) 
Eye Colour:
  • Brown
Hair Colour:
  • Black

You have read above Mohammad Amir Biography now, read below his Cricket Career.

Mohammad Amir Career History:

International Debut:
  • Test: 4 July 2009 vs Sri Lanka
  • ODI: 30 July 2009 vs Sri Lanka
  • T20:  7 June 2009vs England
  • N/A
Jersey Number:
  • #5 (Pakistan)
Domestic/State Team:
  • Karachi Dolphin
  • .Quetta Gladiators
Batting Style:
  • Right Handed
Bowling Style:
  • Right-arm off break
Nature on Field:
  • Calm

Domestic career:

Amir was first selected as a fast bowler by the former Pakistani fast bowler Wasim Akram. At a fast bowling camp in 2007. Amir, then 15 years old, went on a tour of England with the Pakistan U-19 cricket team. He was one of the leading bowlers. He took 8 wickets at an average of 16.37.

In 2008, he took 4 wickets in successive matches against Sri Lanka and England. In this tri-nation tournament played in Sri Lanka. He again excelled with his speed and swing bowling taking 9 wickets at average of 11.22 in three matches.

International career:

Debut years:

Amir made his international debut against [England national cricket team|England]. In the group stages of the 2009 ICC World Twenty 20. He took the wicket of Ravi Bopara with only his second ball. With Shoaib Malik taking a fine catch. Conceded only one run in his debut international over. Amir made his One Day International match debut against Sri Lanka. Taking 3 wickets at an economy rate of 4.50 and also scoring 23 runs.

Mohammad Amir

World Twenty 20 Championships:

Amir continued to impress as the 2009 ICC World Twenty 20 tournament continued, taking a wicket in his opening spell in 6 of the 7 games he played, including the final. He was particularly effective at using the short ball, with his skiddy bouncers rushing onto the batsmen, often causing them to mishit the ball for a catch. Amir consistently clocked speeds of above 145 kilometers per hour (90 miles per hour).

And bowled his quickest delivery in the 2009 ICC World Twenty 20 final against Sri Lanka, at 152 kilometers per hour (94.4 miles per hour). His most important moment arguably came in the opening over of the 2009 Twenty 20 World Cup final against Sri Lanka. He bowled with speed and with consecutive short deliveries to the tournament’s top scorer Tillakaratne Dilshan obtained his wicket on the fifth delivery and managed to end the over with a wicket maiden.

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In the initial stages of the 2010 World Cup Amir took three wickets in a five wicket-maiden over in a Twenty 20 International match against Australia. The other two men were run out in the same over. This set a world record of three wickets for a bowler in Twenty 20 and 5 wickets for a team in one over.

International comeback:

After five years, on 13 March 2015, Amir made his domestic comeback playing for Omar Associates in the grade II patron’s trophy. He took a wicket in his first comeback over.

On 19 August 2015, Mohammad Amir was declared completely free to play all forms of cricket from September 2, 2015. On 15 January 2016, he made his return to international cricket in a T20I match against New Zealand. In February 2016, Amir took a hat-trick in a Pakistan Super League match for Karachi Kings. He also participated to the first T20I edition of Asia Cup in 2016 and also for the 2016 ICC World Twenty 20. He later made his international comeback against England, where he was taunted by English fans chanting “No Ball!” at him.

On August 30, 2016, against England at Nottingham Amir scored 58 after coming at no.11 and became the first cricketer to score a half-century in ODIs after coming last in the batting order. He was dropped for the next match against England two days later.

He along with Sarfraz Ahmed set the record for the highest 8th wicket partnership in ICC Champions Trophy history(75*).

2017 ICC Champions Trophy:

Amir played his second ICC ODI tournament in 2017 ICC Champions Trophy. During the first two games against arch rivals India and South Africa, Amir failed to pick up wickets but was economical with the figures of 0/32 (8.1) and 0/50 (10) respectively. It was Sri Lanka game where he picked up his first wickets.

He picked important wickets of Angelo Mathews and Niroshan Dickwella and ended with figures of 2/53 (10). But his important contribution came from bat where he scored 28 from 63. Chasing Sri Lanka’s target of 237, Pakistan were struggling at 162/7 before he arrived and, along with skipper Sarfraz Ahmed, shared an unbeaten stand of 75 to guide his team to their fourth semi final of their Champions Trophy.

Mohammad Amir

Amir missed the semi final against England due to back spasms. But his absences was barely noticeable as his replacement, Rumman Raees bowled well on debut with 2/44. Pakistan won that match by 8 wickets.

Amir was pivotal for helping Pakistan win 2017 ICC Champions Trophy by claiming top three wickets against arch-rivals India in the Final. Amir entered his second ICC final. It was against India, who were in comfortable position. After Pakistan posted a challenging total of 338, it was Indian batsmen that needed to be taken care of. Their top three batsmen, Rohit Sharma, Shikhar Dhawan and Virat Kohli scored 70% of India’s run in the tournament. Amir took them all out.

Personal Life:

Date of Birth:
  • 13 April 1992
Age (as in 2018):
  • 26 years old
Birth Place:
  • .Gujjar Khan, Punjab, Pakistan.
  • Pakistani
  • Islam

Family status:

Marital Status:

  • Married


Above you have read about the Mohammad Amir Biography, Mohammad Amir Career his cricket history, Mohammad Amir records. and much more bellow is its conclusion.

  • Amir is one of the best the important part of Pakistan Cricket team.
  • Suppose, he can’t take a wicket but the opponent has pressurized even he didn’t leave the ground.
  • Amir is one of the best bowler in the history of Cricket.
  • His fan following has running up high not even Pakistan, but also the other countries like India, England etc.
  • Amir is proud of his team & his nation. Because without him Pakistani Team is nothing say’s Captain Sarfraz.

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