Cricket is not just a popular sport in India. It’s neighbouring countries like Bangladesh, Pakistan, and Sri Lanka are also considered as the cricketing powerhouse of Asia. Cricket is no doubt the biggest sport in Bangladesh. They are no longer considered as minnows. The tigers have significantly improved their game over the last few decades. They have successfully beaten teams like Australia, India, and Pakistan. Bangladesh has come a long way in terms of skills and energies that are required to beat a top-class cricket team on the field. One of the prominent cricketers who have helped the Tigers to achieve success is all-rounder Shakib-al-Hasan. He is the greatest ever all-rounder of Bangladesh. Even though, recently his image has taken a hit after he was suspended by the Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) for failing to report a corrupt approach during the Indian Premier League (IPL). Shakib was playing for Sunrisers Hyderabad. He will be eligible to play again within a few months. Currently, he is busy with his crab farm business. He has also extended help to the needy and poor amidst countrywide lockdown which was announced to prevent the spread of COVID-19.
Cricketers are not just players in Bangladesh, they are considered as superstars. Shakib is one of them. He is one of the most loved cricketers in Bangladesh. Along with success on the field, the premier Bangladesh all-rounder has a very good family life. He is married to Bangladeshi model Umme Ahmed Shishir. Their affair is one of the most talked-about topics in Bangladesh. Born in 1989 in Narayanganj, Shishir is a software engineer by profession. Her family had migrated to the United States of America when she was just eight years old. Shishir studied at Minerva University. She always grabs attention because of her stunning looks. This is the reason why she had been getting modeling offers for some time. Initially, she wasn’t interested in these offers and declined the same. But later she agreed and featured along with Shakib-al-Hasan in an advertisement video of Banglalink, a major mobile service provider of Bangladesh. Fans liked their chemistry and the TVC instantly went viral on social media. Later the company went on to assign them as their brand ambassadors. Shakib Al Hasan and Umme Ahmed Shishir gradually came close to each other and their relationship became public. After three years of romance, they got married on 8th November 2015. They have a daughter named Alayna Hasan Aubrey. Recently Shakib became a father again. Umme gave birth to a baby girl. They are surely a happy couple!