Moeen Munir Ali is an England cricketer. Being Left Handed Batsman & Right-arm off break Bowler in the England national cricket team. He also played IPL for CSK.
|Born||18 June 1987, Birmingham|
|Height||6 ft 0 inch (183 cm)|
Moeen Munir Ali was born on 18 June 1987, Birmingham , England. His age is around 36 years (2023).
Ali was born in Birmingham. He is of Pakistani and English descent; his grandfather migrated to England from Mirpur, Kashmir. while his grandmother, Betty Cox, was a white Briton. He can understand Urdu and Panjabi.
He became known fondly as ‘the beard that’s feared’ while playing for Worcestershire. Ali’s father worked as a taxi driver, and as a psychiatric nurse. He grew up on the same street as fellow cricketers Kabir Ali (his first cousin), Naqashh, 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.
Ali was included in the English Squad for the 2014 ICC World T20 in Bangladesh. Before the tournament, the squad played the West Indies in a limited overs series, and Ali made his ODI debut against the West Indies on 28 February 2014.
He scored 44 runs before being dismissed and took his maiden ODI wicket. In the second match he made ten runs and took figures of 1–11.
Ali was again impressive in the third match, making his first half century in a score of 55. He ended up scoring 109 runs and picking up 3 wickets in the three match series.
He made his T20 debut in the second match of the T20 series, although he scored just 3 runs and did not bowl.
|Test Debut||12 June 2014 v Sri Lanka (Cap 662)|
|ODI Debut||28 February 2014 v West Indies (Cap 232)|
|T20I Debut||11 March 2014 v West Indies (Cap 66)|
|Jersey No.||18(Formerly 57)|
|IPL||2018-2020: Royal challengers Bangalore|
2021-Till Now: Chennai Super Kings
Ali was a part of England’s 2014 World T20 squad. He managed 49 runs in 4 matches and ending up wicketless.
Ali was named in the England Test squad for their series against Sri Lanka, before making his debut in the first Test. Ali made a score of 48 in the initial innings but only made 4 in the second.
However, in the second Test of the series he made his maiden century in the second innings having started the final day with England on 57 for 5. England lost the match when Jimmy Anderson was caught off the penultimate ball of the match having survived 55 balls.
In the first ODI of the seven-match series in Sri Lanka, Ali hit 119 off just 87 balls although it was not enough to prevent a defeat for England. In the third match he scored 58 and took figures of 2–36 as England won their first match of the tour.
On 8 September 2020, Ali first captained England in a T20I match against Australia in Southampton. He became the first Asian-origin cricketer to captain England in T20s, and the first Asian-origin cricketer to captain England in any format since Nasser Hussain in 2003.
On 4 January 2021, Ali tested positive for COVID-19, prior to England’s tour of Sri Lanka and he recovered. He won the ‘man of the match’ award in the second T20I against Pakistan for his all-round performance.
He retired from Test cricket in September 2021. Also, In September 2021 was named in England’s squad for the 2021 ICC Men’s T20 World Cup.
He scored 92 runs and took 7 wickets in 6 matches of the World cup. He was announced as Vice-Captain of English T20 squad for west Indies tour in 2022.
Moeen Ali captained England in 3rd, 4th and 5th T20I matches due to an injury to Eoin Morgan, and after Morgan retired from international cricket in June 2022 he was appointed vice-captain to Joss Buttler in limited overs international.
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.
Honours, awards and nominations
- In January 2015, Ali was nominated for the Best at Sport award at the British Muslim Award.
- Ali was appointed Officer of the Order of the British Empire (OBE) in the 2022 Birthday Honours for services to 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 IPL.
In February 2021, Ali was released by RCB and was bought by the Chennai Super Kings in the IPL auction ahead of the upcoming season for a price of nearly £700,000.
Moeen was part of the CSK squad that went on to win the 2021 IPL , becoming the first Englishman to do so.
He was retained by CSK for the 2022 IPL season. From 2021 onwards, he captained the Birmingham Phoenix in The Hundred.
Moeen Ali Stats
Moeen Ali Net Worth
According to various online resources the net worth of Moeen Ali is estimated around $8 million dollars which is 65 crores in Indian Currency.
Apart from England Cricket Board match fees, Moeen Ali is also playing for CSK in IPL . Since many years of 2022 IPL, Moeen Ali is also getting an IPL contract every year, from which 8 Crores is the current salary of Moeen Ali for playing from CSK.
Social Media and Advertisements
Moeen Ali has also a best amount of social media following by which he makes decent amount of money. He had also done many TV commercials for Brands till now.
|Net Worth||$8 Million|
|Net Worth In Indian Rupees||65 Crore INR|
|Monthly Income And Salary||1 crore+|
|Yearly Income||12 Crore +|
|Income Source||Cricket, Advertisement|
Social Media of Moeen Ali
Moeen Ali has also a huge amount of Fan following over his social media platforms. He has total 180K followers combining his Instagram and Twitter.
Moeen Ali posts entertaining content on his Instagram with members of Team India & England at a period of time. His reels also got viral many times till now.
FAQ (Frequently Asked Questions)
1.What is the net worth of Moeen Ali in Indian rupees?
Ans. The net worth of Moeen Ali in 65 crores in Indian rupees.
2. How old is Moeen Ali ?
Ans. Moeen Ali is 35 years old.
3. Nick name of Moeen Ali ?
Ans. Nick name of Moeen Ali is MO.
4. Which Country in Moeen Ali Belongs ?
Ans. Moeen Ali Belongs to England.
5.IPL fees of Moeen Ali?
Ans. Moeen Ali got 8 Crore for Playing IPL.
6.For Which Team Moeen Ali play IPL 2023?
Ans. Moeen Ali play IPL for CSK in 2023.