Yusuf Pathan (Cricketer) Height, Weight, Age, Wife Biography & More

Yusuf Pathan

Real NameYusuf Khan Pathan
NicknameLethal Weapon, Steeler, Run Machine, The Beast Role
ProfessionIndian Cricketer (Batsman)
Physical Stats & More
Height (approx.)in centimeters- 185 cm
in meters- 1.85 m
in Feet Inches- 6’ 1”
Weight (approx.)in Kilograms- 88 kg
in Pounds- 194 lbs
Body Measurements (approx.)- Chest: 42 Inches
- Waist: 34 inches
- Biceps: 14 Inches
Eye ColourBrown
Hair ColourBlack
International DebutTest- 10 June 2008 vs Pakistan in Dhaka
ODI- 24 September 2007 vs Pakistan in Johannesburg
T20- N/A
Coach/MentorNot Known
Jersey Number#28 (India)
#24 (IPL, County Cricket)
Domestic/State TeamBaroda, India Green, Kolkata Knight Riders, Rajasthan Royals
Nature on fieldAggressive
Likes to play againstPakistan
Favourite ShotPull shot
Records (main ones)• Scored the 2nd fastest IPL century (in 37 balls) against Mumbai Indians in 2010, above him is Chris Gayle with a century in 30 balls.
• Scored the 2nd fastest half-century in Ranji Trophy (in 18 balls), above him is Bandeep Singh who scored a half-century in 15 balls.
• He holds the record for the fastest IPL half-century (in 15 balls) against Sunrisers Hyderabad in 2014.
• He was the 4th highest scorer and 3rd highest wicket-taker in the 2004-05 Ranji Trophy season.
Career Turning PointPerformances in the 2007 Deodhar Trophy.
Personal Life
Date of Birth17 November 1982
Age (as in 2017)35 Years
Birth PlaceBaroda, Gujarat, India
Zodiac sign/Sun signScorpio
HometownBaroda, Gujarat, India
SchoolMES High School, Baroda
CollegeNot Known
Educational QualificationsNot Known
FamilyFather- Mehmood Khan Pathan
Mother- Samimbanu Pathan
Brother- Irfan Pathan (Cricketer, Step-brother)
Yusuf Pathan with his brother
Sisters- Shagufta Pathan (Younger)
Yusuf Pathan family
HobbyPlaying golf
Controversies• He slapped a boy during a Ranji Trophy match between Baroda and Jammu and Kashmir for passing some comments.
• He also slapped a guy publicly when he was coming out of somewhere with his family.
• On 16 March 2017, in New Delhi, the BCCI conducted a routine anti-doping test during a domestic T20 tournament, where they took Yusuf Pathan's urine sample, which he failed as his test sample contained Terbutaline, a specified substance prohibited by World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA). As a result, the BCCI suspended him for 5 months on doping violation, from 15 August 2017 to 14 January 2018.
Favourite Things
Favourite CricketerBatsman: Sachin Tendulkar, Virender Sehwag, Hashim Amla, VVS Laxman and Viv Richards
Bowler: Wasim Akram and Shane Warne
Favourite FoodBiryani and mutton korma
Favourite ActorsAmitabh Bachchan, Aamir Khan, Shah Rukh Khan
Favourite MusicianA.R. Rahman
Favourite HotelThe Rajputana Palace Sheraton Hotel in Jaipur
Girls, Family & More
Marital StatusMarried
Affairs/GirlfriendsNot Known
Wife/SpouseAfreen Khan (Physiotherapist)
Yusuf Pathan with his wife
Marrige Date27 March 2013
Children Daughter- N/A
Sons- Ayaan, 1 more
Yusuf Pathan with his wife and son Ayaan

Yusuf Pathan

Some Lesser Known Facts About Yusuf Pathan

  • Does Yusuf Pathan smoke?: Not Known
  • Does Yusuf Pathan drink alcohol?: Not Known
  • Yusuf made his T20  international debut in the finals of 2007 World T20 against Pakistan, but only manage to score 15 runs.
  • There has been a couple of incidents where he slapped people publicly.

  • He grew up in a Mosque in Baroda.
  • Yusuf Pathan is his step-brother.
  • He and his brother has a cricket academy in Baroda called Cricket Academy of Pathans (CAP).
  • He loves doing wildlife adventure.