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Fawad Ahmed is a well known cricket player who is best known as a leg spinner bowler. He has been playing cricket in Australia after receiving the citizenship of Australia in 2013.

 He plays for Victoria in the domestic circuit even after he was replaced by James Muirhead in Australia's T20I side. 

Fawad Ahmed's net worth          

His net worth is not revealed and is under review. He had to leave Pakistan as a refugee as he was ill treated by religious extremists in 2010. 

At that time he was playing and coaching near the border of Afghanistan. He is living a very luxurious life and it is all because of his great earnings. He has shared a picture in Instagram with a caption, 

"Fawad giving Dunky 

Fawad Ahmed's wife

He got married to a Pakistani woman who lives in Europe on 20 January 2018. According to an interview, he is happily married and there are no chances of divorce. 

Due to his busy time schedules, he had to watch his baby being born through Skype which was a bit too emotional time for him.

Time are tough for cricketers and other sportsperson as they have to play around the globe and they get to spend less time with their family. 

He is one of them and it has been tough on him in the past. 

Fawad Ahmed's family 

Yasir Shah and Junaid Khan, the famous cricketers of Pakistan are the cousins of Fawad Ahmed. He was brought up in a joint family. 

He met his mother and two brothers in a hotel of Dubai after being away for a long period of time which brought tears in all their eyes. His both brothers are married. 

Fawad Ahmed's career 

Fawad Ahmed was born in Swabi, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. He began playing cricket at a young age in local competitions for Swabi District

He debuted for Abbottabad in 2005 but left soon after playing two matches. He then resumed playing in 2009 for Pakistan Custom in Quaid-i-Azam trophy. 

While he was living in Abbottabad, the Sri Lankan team bus got attacked by some gunmen while they were on the way to the ground from their hotel in Lahore. 

Another attack in Australia had taken Fawad's centre of attention to do something to address the provocation to make the relationship better between Australian muslin and broader community. He also said that he would like to engage more with the people of non-Muslim community with a major purpose of spreading a message about being a Muslim. He also added being an athlete and representing Australia and how they can live together. He also puts emphasis on how sport has brought everyone together.He explained that it is his duty to play the role when a lot of stress is present in the community across the nation after the Sydney Siege. He added    

 There is a lot if misunderstanding in the community so I would love to play role and be a part of that."

His statistics are available in cricinfo in details. 

Updated On Tue Feb 25 2020 Published On Sat Apr 06 2019 By shaumya

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