Parvez Rasool (Cricketer) Height, Weight, Age, Wife, Biography & More

Parvez Rasool

Real NameParvez Ghulam Rasool Zargar
ProfessionIndian Cricketer (All-rounder)
Physical Stats & More
Heightin centimeters- 173 cm
in meters- 1.73 m
in Feet Inches- 5’ 8”
Weightin Kilograms- 78 kg
in Pounds- 172 lbs
Body Measurements- Chest: 42 Inches
- Waist: 34 Inches
- Biceps: 14 Inches
Eye ColourBrown
Hair ColourBlack
International DebutTest- N/A
ODI- 15 June 2014 vs Bangladesh in Dhaka
T20- N/A
Coach/MentorAbdul Qayoom
Jersey Number#21(India)
#21(IPL, County Cricket)
Domestic/State Team India, India A, Jammu & Kashmir, Pune Warriors, Royal Challengers Bangalore, Sunrisers Hyderabad
Nature on fieldCalm
Likes to play againstPakistan and Australia
Favourite BallGoogly
Records (main ones)• Under his captaincy, the Jammu & Kashmir team reached the quarter-final of the Ranji trophy in the 2013-14 season after 10 years.
• Took 7-wickets against the Australian in a tour practice match.
Career Turning Point2012–13 Ranji season, where he scored 594 runs and took 33 wickets.
Personal Life
Date of Birth13 February 1989
Age (as in 2017)28 Years
Birth PlaceBijbehara, Jammu and Kashmir, India
Zodiac sign/Sun signAquarius
HometownBijbehara, Jammu and Kashmir, India
SchoolNot Known
CollegeNot Known
Educational QualificationsNot Known
FamilyFather- Ghulam Rasool
Parvez Rasool father and brother
Mother- Not Known
Parvez Rasool with his mother
Brother- Asif Rasool (Cricketer)
Sisters- N/A
HobbiesListening music
ControversiesDuring the 2009 Champions League Twenty20, he was detained by the Bangalore police in suspicion of having traces of explosives in his bag, but was later released by the police after no evidence was found.
Favourite Things
Favourite CricketerBatsman: Sachin Tendulkar and Jacques Kallis
Bowler: Graeme Swann
Girls, Family & More
Marital StatusUnmarried
Affairs/GirlfriendsNot Known
Money Factor
SalaryNot Known
Net WorthNot Known

Parvez Rasool

Some lesser known facts about Parvez Rasool

  • Does Parvez Rasool smoke?: No
  • Does Parvez Rasool drink alcohol?: Not Known
  • Rasool is the first ever Kashmiri Muslim cricketer to play for India.
  • He is also the first cricketer from Jammu & Kashmir to have played in IPL.
  • In his first-class debut for J&K against Delhi in the 2008-09 season, he took the wicket of Virat Kohli.
  • His father and brother have played cricket for the J&K state.
  • His father used to take him to Srinagar, 80 km away from home on a regular basis for his training.
  • During the 2014 floods in J & K, he was cut-off for 11 days.
  • Apart from his coach, he also learned bowling skills from YouTube videos.
  • He said that he will never endorse liquor brands.
  • Former Indian spinner Bishen Singh Bedi helped his bowling a lot.
  • He won the Lala Amarnath award for his performance in the 2013-14 Ranji Trophy season.