Mohammad Kaif Height, Weight, Age, Wife, Family, Biography & More

Mohammad Kaif

Real NameMohammad Kaif
ProfessionFormer Indian Cricketer
Famous ForExceptional fielding
Physical Stats & More
Height (approx.)in centimeters- 180 cm
in meters- 1.80 m
in feet inches- 5’ 9”
Weight (approx.)in kilograms- 70 kg
in pounds- 154 lbs
Body Measurements (approx.)- Chest: 37 inches
- Waist: 32 inches
- Biceps: 11 inches
Eye ColourDark Brown
Hair ColourBlack
International DebutODI- 28 January 2002, India vs England at Kanpur
Test- 2 March 2000, India vs South Africa at Bangalore
T20- Did not play
Batting StyleRight-Handed
Bowling StyleOff-Break
Jersey Number#11 (India)
#11 (IPL)
Domestic/State TeamsUttar Pradesh (1998-2014)
Andhra Pradesh (2014-2016)
Chattisgarh (2016-onwards)

Indian Premier league
Gujrat Lions (2008-2009)
Kings XI Punjab (2010)
Royal Challengers Bangalore (2011)
Awards/Achievements • Five time Man of the match awards.
• He was the hero of under-19 World cup 2000; as he captained the Indian side
and brought Cup to home.
Career Turning PointWhen he led the Under-19 team in 2000 Under-19 World Cup, eventually winnig the cup.
Personal Life
Date of Birth1 December 1980 (Monday)
Age (as of 2023)43 Years
BirthplaceAllahabad, Uttar Pradesh, India
Zodiac signSagittarius
Signature Mohammad Kaif Signature
HometownAllahabad, Uttar Pradesh
SchoolNot Known
College/UniversityNot Known
Educational QualificationNot Known
Political InclinationIndian National Congress
Address0/8A/8, P.D.Tondon Road, Civil Lines, Allahabad-211001, Uttar Pradesh, India
ControversyHe was trolled for uploading pictures of doing Surya Namaskar on Twitter
Mohammad Kaif Twitter Trolls
Girls, Affairs & More
Marital StatusMarried
Affair Pooja Yadav (Noida based Journalist)
Marriage DateMarch 25, 2011
WifePooja Yadav
Mohammad Kaif With His Wife
ChildrenSon- Kabir
Daughter- 1 (Name Not Known)
Mohammad Kaif's Children
ParentsFather- Mohammad Tarrif
Mother- Kaisar Jahan
SiblingsBrother- Mohammad Saif
Mohammad Kaif's Brother
Sister- Not Known
Favourite Things
Favourite CricketerSachin Tendulkar
Style Quotient
Assets/PropertiesHe is the owner of worth ₹10.4 crore movable assets as per the affidevit submitted to election commission in 2014 by him.

He has two houses worth ₹7.3 crore and also has a land for agriculture purpose worth ₹20 lakhs; according to election commission in 2014.
Money Factor

Mohammad Kaif

Some Lesser Known Facts About Mohammad Kaif

  • Does Mohammad Kaif smoke?: Not Known
  • Does Mohammad Kaif drink alcohol?: Not Known
  • He was born in a Gurjar family in Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh.
  • Kaif’s father Mohammad Tarif has also a cricket background. His father played for the Railways and Uttar Pradesh teams, for a long time.
  • His brother Mohammad Saif played for Madhya Pradesh and Uttar Pradesh cricket teams.
  • He married to Journalist Pooja Yadav on 26 March 2011;  after dating for four years. Mohammad Kaif With His Wife Puja
  • When he got his Test Cap for Indian Cricket Team in 2000, he was only 20. Mohammad Kaif
  • When he was selected in the Indian Cricket team, he became the first player from Uttar Pradesh to earn the feat.
  • He is not only a watchable fielder but also a  successful captain who led under-19 Indian Cricket team in the Under-19 World Cup 2000 and brought the Cup home. He also captained Uttar Pradesh Cricket Team, Central Zone, and Chattisgarh Cricket teams.  Mohammad Kaif
  • Mohammad Kaif has been one of the finest fielders in the history of Indian Cricket.  Mohammad Kaif Exceptional Fielding
  • He was called “Superhero in the field” by Yuvraj Singh.
  • In the 2003 World Cup, he made a record of taking four catches in a single match;  as a non-wicketkeeper.
  • He is a member of Indian National Congress. He also contested against Keshav Prasad Maurya of BJP in the Lok Sabha election 2014. Mohammad Kaif Indian National Congress
  • His name was also surfaced for Afganistan Cricket team’s coach. However, due to some reasons, he couldn’t get the same.
  • He is an active user of social media especially Facebook and Twitter. For some of his Tweets/Posts,  he has been trolled on social media.  Mohammad Kaif Twitter Trolls
  • On 13 July 2002, he became a household name for his match-winning knock in the Natwest Trophy final against England, and 18 years later, on 13 July 2018, he announced his retirement from all forms of cricket.