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Moeen Ali Height Weight Bra Size Age Biography Family Wiki Net Worth, Affairs, Marriage & much more.Moeen Munir Ali (born 18 June 1987) is an English international cricketer of Pakistani descent. An all-rounder, he is a left-handed batsman and right-arm off-spinner, who played county cricket for Warwickshire before moving to Worcestershire after the 2006 season. Ali has represented England in all formats of the game. He won Warwickshire’s NBC Denis Compton Award in both 2004 and 2005 and Worcestershire’s NBC Denis Compton Award in 2009. His off-spin is marked by a strongly spun-off break and a well-concealed arm ball. He was named as one of five Cricketers of the Year in the 2015 Wisden Cricketers’ Almanack. Moeen was part of the England squad that won the 2019 Cricket World Cup.

On 8 September 2020, in the third Twenty20 International (T20I) match against Australia, Ali captained England for the first time in a T20I match.

Early life

Ali was born in Birmingham. He is of Pakistani descent; his grandfather migrated to England from Dadyal in Mirpur,. He can understand Urdu and Punjabi. He became known fondly as ‘the beard that’s feared’ at New Road. Ali’s father worked as a taxi driver, and as a psychiatric nurse. He grew up on the same street as fellow Indian and Pakistani British cricketers Kabir Ali (his first cousin), Naqash Tahir, and Rawait Khan. His brothers Kadeer and Omar are also cricketers. Ali is a keen football fan and a lifelong supporter of Liverpool F.C.

Franchise Cricket

In January 2018 in the 2018 IPL auction, Ali was picked up by Royal Challengers Bangalore for INR 1.7 crores from his base price of INR 1.5 crores.However, he was released by RCB ahead of the 2021 Indian Premier League.

In December 2019, he was drafted by Multan Sultans as their Platinum Category pick at the 2020 PSL Draft for the Pakistan Super League.

In February 2021, after Ali was released by the RCB, he was bought by the Chennai Super Kings in the IPL auction ahead of the IPL 2021 for a price of nearly £700,000.

Charity Work

Ali is an Ambassador of StreetChance, a program providing free weekly cricket coaching sessions in deprived areas in the UK, run by the Cricket Foundation and Barclays Spaces For Sports. In January 2015, he joined Orphans in Need, an international NGO, as a Global Brand Ambassador and carried the charity’s logo on his bat.

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Speaking after his stint at the crease, Moeen Ali said, “I enjoy coming back to the community where I grew up playing tape ball cricket. It keeps you grounded. I hope that, as an ambassador for the charity, I can pass on some useful advice and help inspire children like the ones here today involved in StreetChance. It’s so important that schemes like StreetChance give young people the opportunity to play cricket and to learn key life skills, wherever they’re from, whatever their background.”

Moeen Ali Biography Wiki Wife Family Age Net Worth

Bio
Real NameMoeen Munir Ali
NicknameMo
ProfessionEnglish Cricketer (All- rounder)
Physical Stats & More
Heightin centimeters- 178 cm
in meters- 1.78 m
in Feet Inches- 5’ 10”
Weightin Kilograms- 62 kg
in Pounds- 137 lbs
Body Measurements– Chest: 39 Inches
– Waist: 31 Inches
– Biceps: 11 Inches
Eye ColourHazel
Hair ColourBlack
Cricket
International DebutTest– 12 June 2014 vs Sri Lanka in London
ODI– 28 February 2014 vs West Indies in Antigua
T20– 11 March 2014 vs West Indies in Barbados
Coach/MentorSaqlain Mushtaq
Jersey Number#18 (England)
#8 (Worcestershire CCC)
Domestic/State TeamsDuronto Rajshahi, Worcestershire, Matabeleland Tuskers
Batting StyleLeft Handed Bat
Bowling StyleRight-arm off break
Nature on fieldCalm
Likes to play againstAustralia
Favourite ShotNot Known
Records/Achievements (main ones)• Moeen in the second test vs Sri Lanka, made his maiden century in the second innings, on the last day, with England crawling on 57/5. Unfortunately, England lost the match after the dismissal of Anderson on penultimate ball, having faced 55 balls.
• As of 10 December 2017, he has 5 Test and 2 ODI centuries under his belt.
• In the test format, Moeen has two 5 wicket hauls to his name.
Personal Life
Date of Birth18 June 1987
Age (as in 2017)30 Years
Birth PlaceBirmingham, England
Zodiac sign/Sun signGemini
NationalityEnglish
HometownBirmingham, England
SchoolMoseley School
CollegeNot Known
Educational QualificationsNot Known
FamilyFather– Munir Ali (Psychiatric Nurse)
Mother– Not Known
Brother– Omar Ali(English County Cricketer), Kadeer Ali(English County Cricketer)
ReligionIslam
HobbiesNot Known
ControversiesMoeen Ali was under the spotlight for wearing wristbands having “Free Palestine” and “Save Gaza” written on them. It made the International Cricket Council (ICC) and Match referee, David Boon, unhappy, resulting in warnings to Ali. Moeen was later backed by England Cricket Board, with a statement that Moeen has done nothing wrong.
Favourite Things
Favourite ActorJohnny Depp
Girls, Family & More
Marital StatusMarried
Affairs/GirlfriendsNot Known
WifeNot Known
ChildrenSon– Abu Bakr Ali

Wrist Band Controversy

Moeen Ali wore “Save Gaza” and “Free Palestine” wristbands in connection with the Gaza conflict during day 2 of the third Test match of the 2014 series against India. The ICC code bars players from “conveying messages which relate to political, religious or racial activities or causes”. According to the ECB, Moeen’s stance was “humanitarian, not political” and a spokesman stated that “the ECB do not believe he has committed any offence.”

Although Moeen had been cleared by the ECB to wear the bands, the decision was overruled by the match referee, David Boon.

Personal information
Full nameMoeen Munir Ali
Born18 June 1987 (age 33)
Birmingham, West Midlands, England
NicknameMo
Height1.83 m (6 ft 0 in)
BattingLeft-handed
BowlingRight-arm off break
RoleAll-rounder
RelationsKadeer Ali (brother)
Kabir Ali (cousin)
Omar Ali (brother)
Aatif Ali (cousin)
International information
National sideEngland (2014–present)
Test debut (cap 662)12 June 2014 v Sri Lanka
Last Test13 February 2021 v India
ODI debut (cap 232)28 February 2014 v West Indies
Last ODI28 March 2021 v India
ODI shirt no.18
T20I debut (cap 66)11 March 2014 v West Indies
Last T20I8 September 2020 v Australia
T20I shirt no.18
Domestic team information
YearsTeam
2005–2006Warwickshire
2007–presentWorcestershire (squad no. 8)
2011/12Moors Sports Club
2012/13Matabeleland Tuskers
2012/13Duronto Rajshahi
2018–2020Royal Challengers Bangalore (squad no. 81)
2019Cape Town Blitz
2020Multan Sultans (squad no. 18)
2021Chennai Super Kings (squad no. 10)
Source: ESPNcricinfo, 3 April 2021

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