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Javed Miadad (cricketer) Wife, Weight, Height, Age, Records and More

By Rajsi Swaroop

Mohammad Javed Miandad Khan
(Pakistani Cricketer)

Mohammad Javed Miandad Khan commonly known as Javed Miandad was born and brought up in Karachi Pakistan. He made his international Test debut against New Zealand in Gaddafi stadium in 1976 and ODI debut in Edgbaston in 1975 against West Indies. He was a very aggressive cricketer. He captained Pakistan at very young age. Miandad was once close to score a triple century against India but Imran khan declared the innings. This was the biggest reason behind the rift between two. His son was married to Dawood Ibrahim’s daughter which became a huge disappointment for Indians and government decided not give him the VISA to travel India.

Javed Miadad
Nickname: Javed Miadad
Profession: Professional cricketer of Pakistan
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Physical Appearance
Height (approx.): 5 ft 8
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Personal Life
Date of Birth: Jun 12, 1957
Age (as on 2017): 60 years
Birth Place: Karachi, Sind
Zodiac sign/Sun sign: Gemini
Nationality: Pakistani
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Father: Miandad Noor Mohmmad
Mother: Khatoon Bibi
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Brother: NA
Coach/Mentor: NA
Religion: Islam
Address: Karachi, Sind

Cricket Career
International Debut: vs New Zealand at Gaddafi Stadium, Oct 09, 1976
vs West Indies at Edgbaston, Jun 11, 1975
Jersey Number: NA
Domestic/State Team: Pakistan, Sussex, Habib Bank.
Nature on field: Very Aggressive
Likes to play against: India
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  • Javed Miandad is the only player (other than Sachin) to score 1083 runs in 33 matches at the si world cup tournament.
  • He was declared the 4th best cricketer of all time in ESPN Legend of Cricket.
  • He bcame the youngest player after scoring a double century. He broke the record of George Headley who made it at the age of 47 and now the new record is of 41 years and 308 days old.
  • He holds the record of maximum number of consecutive half centuries in ODI’s.

Career Turning Point

In 1976-77 Pakistan’s tour to India, Miandad was called to play in six-Test match series and Miandad was one of the most consistent performer. he scored 421 runs with he help of four fifties at an average of 42.10.

Hobbies: Cricket Analysis
Favourite Batsmen: Sachin Tendulkar
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Favourite sports personalities: Sachin Tendulkar
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Girlfriends, Spouse and Children
Marital Status: Married
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Wife/Spouse: Tahira Saigol
Marriage Date: 1980

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IPL Earnings: NA

Awards and recognitions

  • He has been among the three pakistani’s who are inducted in the Hall of Fame at Lords.
  • In 1986, he was awarded President’s Pride of Performance Award.
  • Widen named him under one of the cricketers of the Year.
  • He was declared the 4th best cricketer of all time in ESPN Legend of Cricket.
  • He was decorated by the president of Pakistan with the Sitara-i-Imtiaz which is the third highest honour of the Pakistan in 1992.
  • He was awarded 18 Man of the Match award in his international career.


There came another historic moment when the short-tempered Javed Miandad involved in a heated discussion with Denis Lillee.  In 1981-82 series in Australia. He was playing his first match as the skipper of Pakistan. the incident was initiated by the Australian legend when he blocked Miandad’s way while he was completing his run. Lillee again tried to pull him down and he kicked him while he was passing by then Miandad turned back and lifted his bat to hit Lillee on the head but the Umpire stopped both the players at the time of the collision.

He is known as the hot head, once Javed Miandad mocked Indian Wicket-keeper Kiran More. the incident took place in Pakistan when the two neighbours met each other first time at the world cup and it staretd their rivalry in cricket. there was an appeal made by Kiran More against Miandad and he was angered for the wrong move. Miandad had a heated exchange of words with the wicket-keeper and he complained to the Umpire David Shephard. On the very next delivery, Miandad pushed the ball to the mid off and Indians tried a run out where More removed the bails after that Miandad made a mockery of the Kiran More behind the stumps and expressed his excitement by jumping on the ground in a sheer animated way.

Lesser Known Facts

  • He had a good relationship with Shiv Sena supremo Bal Thackrey who was famous for their anti-Pakistani activities.
  • Miandad’s son got married to Dawood Ibrahim’s daughter.
  • In 1983, against India, Miandad was close to reaching 300 but captain Imran Khan declared innings when he was on 280.
  • He was the youngest to captain Pakistan before Waqar Younis.
  • His test average is around 50.
  • Miandad played for Sussex.
  • His root belongs to India as his parents use to live in Gujarat before patrician and they moved to Karachi.

Rajsi Swaroop

I am Sports Fan precisely Cricket, Football, Tennis. I want to give my life to the sports media so that India will become a Sporting nation soon.