Mohammed Shami is a right-arm medium-fast bowler with a right-handed batting style. Mohammed Shami was born on September 3, 1990, in Amroha, Uttar Pradesh, India. Shami represented India National Team in all formats of International Cricket. Shami is known as a specialist for his reverse swing, seam deliveries and consistent speed of 87 mph (140 mph).
He became part of India A squad and made his first international appearance in 2012 against West Indies. Shami made his ODI debut against Pakistan and bowled four maiden overs on January 6, 2013. In April 2019, he was named in India squad for the 2019 Cricket World Cup. He has represented Delhi Daredevils during the Indian Premier League season 2011 and IPL season 2018.
Shami represented Kings XI Punjab during the most recent IPL season 2019. Shami became 2nd fastest Indian bowler to pick up 50 ODI wickets, which he achieved during Asia Cup on March 5, 2014, against Afghanistan. He is the fastest Indian bowler to take 100 wickets in One Day Internationals, which he claimed on January 23, 2019.
He made his first-class cricket debut for Bengal against Assam in 2010 and picked up 3 wickets as a debutant. Shami took his maiden five wickets haul during a Test match against West Indies in November 2013 on his Test debut. Shami is an outstanding bowler who grabbed 180 wickets in 49 Test matches so far.
In the One Day International games 77 games he picked 144 wickets. Shame appeared in just 11 Twenty20 Internationals and picked 12 wickets. His consistent first cricket performances as he grabbed 278 wickets in 72 test matches. He has 201 wickets in List A and 91 including IPL career stats. An outstanding striking bowler in the team who recorded his name in the history book.
Mohammed Shami Career Stats
Mohammed Shami Profile
|Full Name||Mohammed Shami Ahmed|
|Date of Birth||3 September 1990 Amroha, Uttar Pradesh, India|
|Height||5 ft 6.5 in (1.69 m)|
|Bowling Style||Right-arm fast-medium|
|Test Debut||21 November 2013 v West Indies (cap 279)|
|ODI Debut||6 January 2013 v Pakistan (cap 195)|
|T20 Debut||21 March 2014 v Pakistan (cap 46)|
|Major Teams||India, Bengal, Delhi Daredevils, ICC World XI, India A, Kings XI Punjab, Kolkata Knight Riders|