- 1 Who is Shahid Afridi ?
- 2 What is Shahid Afridi Net Worth ?
- 3 What is Shahid Afridi Net Worth in 2022 ?
- 4 What is Shahid Afridi’s Monthly Income ?
- 5 What are the Endorsed brands of Shahid Afridi ?
- 6 Where does Shahid Afridi live ?
- 7 What are the Cars and Bikes owned by Shahid Afridi ?
- 8 Does Shahid Afridi takes active part in Charity ?
- 9 Is there a Book written on Shahid Afridi ?
- 10 Where does Shahid Afridi come from ?
Who is Shahid Afridi ?
Shahid Afridi, popularly known as “Boom Boom Afridi or Lala”, is a former pakistan cricketer and the captain of Pakistan National cricket team.
Shahid Afridi made his One day international cricket debut in 1996 against Kenya, at just 16 years of age. Two years later, Afridi made his Test debut against Australia in 1998. In 2006, Shahid Afridi made his T20I debut against England.
Afridi was a fan favourite among the Pakistani fans and was loved and adored by millions around the world. Shahid Afridi started his cricketing career as a top order batsman, he was a nightmare for the opponent bowlers. Later on, Shahid Afridi became a lower-order batsman as he progressed in his career because of his explosive batting prowess.
In 2009, due to Shahid Afridi, batting skills Pakistani team won the T20 World Cup. Afridi smashed an unbeaten 54 and getting figures of 1/20 off of 4 overs as Pakistan went on to win the final.
Shortly after Pakistan’s win at the 2009 World Cup, Pakistan’s captain, Younis Khan, announced his retirement from T20Is and Afridi was appointed as his successor.
Shahid Afridi has broken numerous records and built many new records too, He is the only cricketer to take more than 350+ wickets and score 8000 runs. He is also Pakistan team’s greatest wicket takers, behind Waqar Younis and Wasim Akram.
Shahid Afridi also holds the record of the fastest ODI century at just 17 years of age.
Throughout, his life and career Shahid Afridi has been gifted with success and with that Shahid Afridi has also generated a massive fortune. According to some reports, Shahid Afridi is the 2nd richest Cricketer in Pakistan with an enormous wealth of 5 billion Pakistani Rupees ($30 millions).
So today, we will be going to look at Shahid Afridi Net Worth, Cars, House and Investments.
What is Shahid Afridi Net Worth ?
Shahid Afridi is one of the richest cricketers in the world and easily the richest cricketer in Pakistan. According to sportschampic.com, Shahid Afridi’s total net worth is 5 billion Pakistani Rupees (PKR), which translates to US$30 million.
During his during is playing days Shahid Afridi used to earn a hefty amount of salary from the Pakistan cricket board (PCA). He also used to earn match wise salary for every T20, ODI and Test matches.
Shahid Afridi was also the part of the Indian Premier League in the inaugural season and played for the Deccan Chargers. He has also played in the Caribbean Premier League and Pakistan Super League for several teams and has earned a significant amount for his services to the franchise.
What is Shahid Afridi Net Worth in 2022 ?
As of 2022, Shahid Afridi Net Worth is estimated around 5 billion Pakistani Rupees (220 crores Indians currency), hai Net Worth has grown manifolds over the years.
Majority of Shahid Afridi’s income come from Brand Endorsements and from the investments that he’s made in the past. He also owns several properties in Pakistan.
Shahid Afridi has also earned a significant amount of money from playing in the different Cricket Leagues around the World.
Former Pakistan Skipper, Shahid Afridi also owns a Clothing Brand of his own, which also adds upto his already growing Net Worth.
What is Shahid Afridi’s Monthly Income ?
Being one of the popular and richest Cricketers in the world with a massive Net Worth of $30 million (220 crores INR), it’s quite obvious that Shahid Afridi will earns a subsequent amount.
According to sources, Shahid Afridi’s monthly income is more than 8 lakhs rupees. Even after retiring from International Cricket, Shahid Afridi still maintains a high Brand value, his major sources of income comes from Brand Endorsements, various foundations and from the investments that he has made in the recent past years.
What are the Endorsed brands of Shahid Afridi ?
Being one of the famous cricketers, Shahid Afridi is the obvious choice for several big brands. The former captain has endorsed for numerous big brands over the years, the list includes, Jazz, Pepsi, Habib Bank, Head & Shoulders, Slim Habib University.
The actual amount is unknown but, the former Pakistani Cricketer charges a hefty amount for Brand Endorsements.
Recently, Shahid Afridi became the Brand Ambassador of “Svenstone Watches” which is one of the luxury Brands in Pakistan.
Where does Shahid Afridi live ?
Being one of the richest Cricketers is obvious that Shahid Afridi lives a lavish lifestyle with all the amenities. The former Pakistani Cricketer, Afridi owns one of the most Lavish places in Karachi, Pakistan along with his wife, Nadia Afridi and daughters.
The estimated Worth of the property is more than 10 crores.
The Lavish property is located in D.H.A, Phase 8, Karachi, Pakistan. The house has an breathtaking view of the Karachi Sea from the balcony.
Shahid Afridi house has all the amenities and services that the former Pakistani Cricketer needs, from a snooker table to table tennis room, with a big Tv lounge and several rooms for the family and guests. The Lavish property also has a massive garden up-front which enhances the beauty of the property even more.
In addition, Shahid Afridi also owns a house in Peshawar, Pakistan.
What are the Cars and Bikes owned by Shahid Afridi ?
Shahid Afridi cars and bikes collection is one of a kind, being a car lover and has several luxurious automobiles in his collection.
The former Pakistan Skipper, Shahid Afridi owns a Toyota Land Cruiser worth 1.43 crores, a Bentley Continental GT which is worth around 4 crore Pakistani Rupees, Mercedes Benz S class worth 2.17 crores Pakistani Rupees, and a Porsche Panamera worth 3.38 crores Pakistani Rupees.
Shahid Afridi also owns several bikes like, Suzuki Hayabusa, Yamaha V star 650, and Harley Davidson V-Rod.
Does Shahid Afridi takes active part in Charity ?
Shahid Afridi is an one of the richest Cricketers in Pakistan and has always tried to help and give back to the community in every possible way.
Shahid Afridi is an active investor and in 2014, he established his own charity named Shahid Afridi Foundation, which provides education and healthcare facilities to underprivileged childrens in Pakistan. Due to his great work towards the society Forbes listed him as one of the most Charitable people in the country.
He now owns a chain of stores that deals in almost every daily routine item like grocery and stuff.
He was named among the world’s most charitable athletes by Do Something in August 2015.
UNICEF and many Pakistani authorities have taken Shahid Afridi on board for the anti-polio campaign in the tribal belt of Waziristan region.
Is there a Book written on Shahid Afridi ?
Ofcourse, there is, being one of the best Cricketers in Cricket History, Shahid Afridi has his own autobiography,
“Game Changer” by Wajahat S. Khan, it was published in 2019.
The Book perfectly depicts the life of one of the controversial yet influential figures in the Pakistan Cricket history to ever play.
Where does Shahid Afridi come from ?
Sahibzada Mohammad Shahid Khan Afridi known as Shahid Afridi was born on 1 March 1977 in Khyber Agency, Fata, Pakistan.
Shahid Afridi’s father’s name is Sahabzada Fazal-ul-Rehman Afridi and he didn’t talked much about his mother.
Shahid Afridi has four sisters and six brothers Tariq Afridi, Iqbal Afridi, Mushtaq Afridi, Ashfaq Afridi, Shoaib Afridi and Javed Afridi.
He belongs to a family of Sufi pirs (teachers or spiritual masters) and his grandfather Maulana Muhammad Ilyas was a well-known spiritual figure in Bhutan Sharif, a locality in the Tirah Valley.
His other grandfather, Sahibzada Abdul Baqi, was given the title Ghazi-e-Kashmir (conqueror of Kashmir) for his efforts during the Indo-Pakistani War of 1947–1948.