India’s new pace sensation Umran Malik created havoc in the recently commenced league stages of IPL 2022 as the Jammu based fast bowler took 22 wickets in 14 matches with an economy of 9.0 and due to his brilliant performance in the biggest franchise league, Umran got selected for the forthcoming India vs South Africa T20 Series which is starting in June 2022. People are already quite curious to know more about Umran Malik and don’t worry as we have you covered here as we are going to share all the information available about him.
Who is Umran Malik? – Full Wiki Profile :
Umran Malik is an India fast bowler who comes from Gujjar Nagar, Jammu and he was born on Monday, 22 November 1999. Currently as of December 2022, Umran Malik is 23 Years Old and till now he has not played any international matches but very soon in June 2022, he will make his much awaited debut for Indian International T20 Cricket Team against South Africa.
Career Achievements of Umran Malik :
- In the match no. 50 of IPL 2022 between SRH vs DC, Umran Malik bowled the fastest ball of of the Season i.e. 157 KMPH to Rovman Powell which ultimately got smashed for a boundary.
- In the match no. 40 of IPL 2022 between SRH vs GT, Umran Malik took 5 wickets in his 4 overs spell by giving away only 25 runs.
- In IPL 2022, Umran Malik took 22 wickets in the 14 matches he played with an economy of 9.0.
- Umran Malik was amongst the top 5 leading wicket takers in IPL 2022 with 22 wickets under his belt.
- Umran Malik won Swiggy Fastest Delivery Award for 14 consecutive times in a row during IPL 2022.
Who is the Coach of Umran Malik?
Umran Malik received coaching from Radhir Singh Manhas and he was getting coaching by him since the age of 17 Years. Later of Umran got mentored by former Indian fast bowling legend Irfan Pathan, Irfan is also the mentor of Jammu and Kashmir Ranji team. During his IPL 2022 tenure Umran received fast bowling coaching from South African pace legend Dale Steyn who is also known as the Steyn Gun.
Who is Umran Malik’s Girlfriend?
Umran Malik doesn’t have any girlfriend as of May 2022.
Is Umran Malik Single or Married?
As of May 2022, Umran Malik is Single and he didn’t married anyone.
Family of Umran Malik – Parents and Brother & Sister Names and Details :
Umran Malik belongs to a poor Muslim family. His father Abdul Rashid Malik is a fruit seller and he has a small shop in Gujjar Nagar, Jammu. His mother namer is Seema Begum and she is a housewife. Umran has two elder sisters and one of them is named Shahnaz Malik while the name of his second sister is not yet known. Umran is the youngest among all three siblings.
Unknown facts and Hidden Secrets of Umran Malik :
- Umran Malik’s Jersey number is 24
- Umran is the fourth Indian bowler in the IPL history to bowl a maiden 20th over in a IPL match.
- Umran Malik doesn’t smoke or drink alcohol.
- In IPL 2021 Umran Malik was bought by Sunrisers Hyderabad at a price of ₹ 4 crores and later on in IPL 2022, SRH retained him for the same price.
What is the dream and ambition of Umran Malik?
Umran Malik has a dream of playing for team India wearing blue jersey and represent India on the international stage under Indian National Flag.
Can Umran Malik break Shoaib Akhtar’s fastest delivery record?
Yes its highly possible that Umran Malik might break Rawalpindi Express Shoaib Akhtar’s fastest delivery record of 161.3 KMPH as Umran has already bowled at 157 KMPH and he is yet to make his international debut.
Full Biography of Umran Malik :
- Name – Umran Malik
- Nickname – Jammu Express
- Date of Birth – 22 November 1999
- Age – 23 Years Old (As of December 2022)
- Hometown – Gujjar Nagar, Jammu
- Nationality – Indian
- Religion – Islam
- Profession – Cricketer
- Zodiac Sign – Scorpio
Physical Stats and Body Measurements of Umran Malik :
- Height – 5 Feet 9 Inches, 175 Centimetres
- Weight – 76 KG, 167 lbs
- Figure Size – 40-32-34
- Chest Size – 40 Inch
- Waist Size – 32 Inches
- Hip Size – 34 Inches
- Eye Colour – Black
- Hair Colour – Black