Shoaib Akhtar also known as ‘The Rawalpindi Express’ , has been the fastest bowler in the history of cricket. Shoaib Akhtar remained has achieved a lot during his career.Today, he doesn’t need any introduction. He is a big name in the cricket world.


But the world doesn’t know about the wife of Shoaib Akhtar. Here we bring you the lesser known love-story of Shoaib Akhtar.


Shoaib Akhtar tied the knot in the year 2014, with a 19-year-old(then) Rubab Khan. The age difference between the couple is about 18-years.

When Shoaib Akhtar was about to get married to Rubab Khan, the media somehow got to know about it and soon the rumors were at their peaks. Shoaib Akhtar rubbished all the rumors.

Shoaib Akhtar got married in a private ceremony or Nikah ceremony in Haripur in June 2014, which was attended by close friends and family. The media was not involved at all during the rituals and the wedding.

Rubab Khan was born in 23rd June, 1995 in Haripur. Rubab Khan’s family is very respected and reserved. They agreed to give the hand of their daughter to Shoaib Akhtar.Rubab Khan completed her education from Abbotabad.

On 7th November 2016, the couple were blessed with a son. Shoaib Akhtar named his son Muhammad Mikaeel Ali.

The couple are very happy and they make a very lovely family. We wish them all the happiness in the world.

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