Pakistani all-rounder, made his Nikah announcement on Monday with the daughter of Saqlain Mushtaq, the team’s current head coach and a seasoned cricketer.
The 24-year-old cricket player used the microblogging platform to publish a tweet with a statement informing supporters of a significant change in his life.
“Alhamdulilah, today was my Nikkah. It is a big day in my life and start of a new chapter. Please respect my choices and those [of my] wife, and our families. Prayers and love for all,” he tweeted.
Alhamdulilah today was my Nikkah. It is a big day in my life and start of a new chapter. Please respect my choices and those my my wife’s and our families. Prayers and love for all
Khan’s note stated that he was assimilating into his “mentor Saqi bhai’s family” at the same time.
The young pacer spoke on his decision to always keep his personal and professional lives apart, emphasising that his family had made the same decision.
“My wife has asked for the same, she wants her life to remain private. | would kindly request everyone to respect her choice and our family’s choice,” the note further read.
The cricketer made light of greeting salaamis in his writing. He noted that “| will send an account number.”
The batter Shan Masood married his fiancée Nische Khan in a private Nikah ceremony on Friday in Peshawar, making it wedding season for Pakistani cricketers (January 20).
Cricket legends Misbah-ul-Haq, Umar Gul, Azhar Ali, and batter Imam-ul-Haq attended his baraat ceremony a day later. On January 27, Masood will also hold a valima celebration in Karachi for his friends and family.
In a small gathering in Islamabad last month, pacer Haris Rauf and Muzna Masood Malik signed the Nikah contract to begin their married lives together.
According to family insiders, bowler Shaheen Afridi is scheduled to wed the former all-daughter rounder’s on February 3 in one of the most eagerly anticipated weddings.
The daughter of former national cricket team captain Shahid Afridi is engaged to Shaheen. The rukhsati ceremony for Ansha Afridi, the Afridi family’s daughter, is scheduled to happen later