Hashim Amla Biography & Wiki, Weight, Height, Age, Birth date
Hashim Muhammad Amla (born 31 March 1983) is a South African cricketer who plays for South Africa in all three formats of the game. He is also a former captain of the Proteas and is a right-handed batsman and occasional off-break bowler. Regarded as one of the greatest batsmen of the modern-era, he was South Africa’s Test captain from June 2014 to January 2016. As of 29th May 2017, he is ranked by the International Cricket Council (ICC) as the world’s number nine batsman in Tests and the world’s number ten in ODIs. In 2013, Amla became the first batsman since Ricky Ponting to head both the Test and ODI rankings at the same time in the latest ICC charts.
In January 2011, Amla became the fastest cricketer to reach 2,000 runs in ODIs, in his 40th ODI innings. He became the first South African to score a Test match triple century when he scored 311 not out against England in 2012. In the 57th innings of his ODI career, Amla became the fastest batsman to score 3,000 ODI runs, requiring 12 innings fewer than Sir Vivian Richards, and also became the fastest cricketer to reach 10 ODI centuries. On 8 December 2013, he became the fastest batsman to score 4,000 ODI runs, requiring 8 innings fewer than Richards.
In 2014, he became the fastest cricketer to reach 15 centuries in ODIs in his 86th innings. In the same year he became the fastest cricketer to reach 16 centuries in ODIs in his 94th inning and fastest cricketer to 17 centuries in ODIs in his 98th innings. He scored 5 hundreds in ODIs in 2014. On 16 January 2015 against West Indies he became the fastest to reach 5,000 runs in ODIs in his 101st innings. On 18 January 2015 he became the fastest cricketer to 18 centuries in ODIs in his 102nd inning. On 3 March 2015 he became the fastest cricketer to reach 20 centuries in ODIs in his 108th inning.
He has scored ODI centuries against all Test playing countries and only the fourth person to do so. He was named as one of the Wisden Cricketers of the Year in 2013. He recently hit 2 centuries in 2017 IPL season playing for Kings XI Punjab. He became fastest player to score 7,000 runs in ODIs – 11 innings quicker than Virat Kohli. On 3rd June 2017, he became the fastest cricketer to 25 ODI centuries, again 11 innings quicker than Kohli.
This Biography is about one of the best Professional Cricketer of the world Hashim Amla including his Height, weight, Age & Other Detail…
|Biography of Hashim Amla|
|Real Name||Hashim Mahomed Amla|
|Profession||South African Cricketer (Batsman)|
|Physical Status & More of Hashim Amla|
|Height||in centimeters- 175 cm
in meters- 1.75 m
in Feet Inches- 5’ 9”
|Weight||in Kilograms- 75 kg
in Pounds- 165 lbs
|Body Measurements||– Chest: 40 Inches
– Waist: 34 inches
– Biceps: 13 Inches
|Personal Life of Hashim Amla|
|Date of Birth||31 March 1983|
|Age ||33 Years|
|Birth Place||Durban, Natal Province, South Africa|
|Hometown||Durban, Natal Province, South Africa|
|School||Durban High School, Durban|
|Education Qualifications||High School|
|Family||Father- Mahomed H. Amla
Mother- Not Known
Brother- Ahmed Amla (Cricketer)
|Controversies||In 2013, Australia commentator Dean Jones called him a ‘terrorist’ during a Test match against Sri Lanka in Colombo as he said that “the terrorist has got another wicket” when he took a catch. Though, Dean Jones apologized after it but he was removed from the job.|
|Cricket History Of Hashim Amla|
|International Debut||Test- 28 November 2004 vs India in Kolkata
ODI- 9 March 2008 vs Bangladesh in Chittagong
T20- 13 January 2009 vs Australia in Brisbane
|Domestic/State Team||South Africa, Cape Cobras, Derbyshire, Dolphins, Essex, KwaZulu-Natal, Kings XI Punjab|
|IPL Team||Kings XI Punjab|
|Nature on field||Calm|
|Jersey Number||#1(South Africa)
#1(IPL, County Cricket)
|Records [Main]||ones) • 1st ever South African to hit a Test match triple hundred (311 not out) against England in 2012.
• He holds the record to reach 3000 ODI runs at the quickest rate, even 12 innings less than Sir Vivian Richards.
• He and AB De Villers holds the record for the highest 3rd wicket stand in ODI cricket by any South African batting pair.
• He holds the record to reach 10 ODI centuries at the quickest rate, even 23 matches less than Virat Kohli. .
• He holds the record to be the quickest to get 15 ODI centuries (89 matches).
• He holds the ODI record as the fastest batsman to get 2000 (40 innings), 3000 (59 innings), 4000 (81 innings), 5000 (101 innings) and 6000 (123 innings). runs in ODIs.
• He and AB de Villers holds the record for the highest partnership in Tests and 4th wicket partnership as well (308 runs) by any South African batting pair, against West Indies in 2014.
• He and Faf du Plessis holds the record for the highest partnership by South Africa batting pair (247 runs) against Ireland in 2015.
|Favourite Shorts||Cover drive|
|Likes To Play Again||India and England|
|Career Turning Point||Performance in the 2002 Under-19 Cricket World Cup in New Zealand.|
|Favourite Things Of Hashim Amla|
|Favourite Food||Chicken dishes|
|Favourite Actor||Bruce Lee|
|Favourite Cricketer||Batsman: Jacques Kallis and AB de Villiers
Bowler: Dale Steyn
|Girls , Affairs and More Of Hashim Amla|
|Earning Money of Hashim Amla|
|Net Worth||$50 million dollars|
|Salary Per Match||Annual Salary – $2,500,000|