Sikandar Raza picked up cricket as a semi-professional after he got admitted to Glasgow Caledonian University and realised his potential. He had an excellent first first-class season in Zimbabwe where he scored 625 runs. It did not took him long to break onto the International circuit and he became one of the key men in the Zimbabwean setup.
|Height (approx.):||5′ 11″|
|Weight (approx.):||72 kg|
|Date of Birth:||24 April 1986|
|Age (as on 2018):||32 years|
|Birth Place:||Sialkot, Pakistan|
|Zodiac sign/Sun sign:||Taurus|
|College:||Glasgow Caledonian University|
|Educational Qualifications:||Software Engineer|
|Father:||Tasadaq Hussian Raza|
|Test:||3 September 2013 vs Pakistan|
|ODI:||3 May 2013 vs Bangladesh|
|T20:||11 May 2013 vs Bangladesh|
|Jersey Number:||#24 (Zimbabwe, Montreal Tigers)|
|Major teams:||Zimbabwe, Chittagong Vikings, Kalabagan Cricket Academy, Lahore Whites, Mashonaland Eagles, Mis Ainak Knights, Montreal Tigers, Northerns (Zimbabwe), Southern Rocks, Zimbabwe A, Zimbabwe High Performance XI|
|Nature on field:||Aggressive batsman|
|Likes to play against:||NA|
|Career Turning Point|
- While playing semi-professional cricket at Glasgow Caledonian University, Raza realized his potential.
- Together with Hamilton Masakadza, Raza set the highest partnership for any wicket for Zimbabwe in One Day International cricket (224).
- Raza is one of the two Test cricketers to score 80 plus in both innings and take a fifer.
|Favourite Cricket Ground:||NA|
|Favourite sports Commentator:||NA|
|Girlfriends, Spouse and Children|
|Children:||2 Muhammad Eesa (elder), Muhammad Musa (younger)|
|Awards and recognitions|
|Lesser Known Facts|
- As a kid, Sikandar Raza hoped to be a fighter pilot.
- Raza’s family migrated to Zimbabwe in 2001.