Usman Khawaja is a top-order batsman of Australia. He is the one to represent Australia in all three formats of the game. Moreover, he played first-class cricket from 2007 to 2012 for New South Wales. He needed plenty of encouraging and self-control to qualify as a pilot, and the same qualities made him one of the most favorite batsmen in Australia.
Khawaja recently provided understanding into how batting is continually developing and watered down analysis by preceding generation players in the process. As of now, he is recovering from surgery following a knee injury sustained during Australia’s UAE tour in October.
Earlier this year in April, Khawaja married his longtime girlfriend and is currently rejoicing a happy married life. But who is Usman Khawaja wife? Let’s find out along with his short bio, including his family, age, height, net worth, and wiki facts.
|Birth Name||Usman Tariq Khawaja|
|Height||5 feet 9 inches|
|Parents||Tariq and Fozia|
|Net worth||Under review|
Happily Married To His Wife
Khawaja married his long-term girlfriend or partner Rachel McLellan on 6th April 2018. The couple initially got engaged on 14th December 2016 in New York. Before engagement, the pair had been dating for quite some time and frequently shared loved up pictures on their respective social media accounts.
The ceremony was held at the picturesque Maleny Manor on the Sunrise Coast. He married his girlfriend after returning to Australia from the tour of South Africa. The attendants on the ceremony include David Warner, Cameron Bancroft, Steve Smith. In the event, Rachel wore an alluring long-sleeved, white custom designed gown featuring a full white skirt. She wrote on her Instagram:
“Words can’t describe how excited I am to marry my best friend.”
They initially met through mutual friends way back in 2015. Before the marriage, Khawaja’s wife, Rachel decided to convert from Catholicism to Islam for the man she loves.
Net worth and Career Details
Khawaja made his debut for New South Wales against Victoria when he was 22-year-old. He is a fine left-handed batsman, blessed with a rock-solid defense and good footwork. He is equally adept at playing fast bowling and spin. His significant teams are Queensland Cricket Team, Australia, and Sydney Thunder.
Khawaja finished the 2008-09 domestic season and started 2009-10 in the Sheffield Shield tournament. He earned his Test call-up in 2010 against Pakistan in England. Skeptics, however, label him in the Test mold. Usman believes he is flexible enough to mold himself in all three formats of the game.
In July last year, Khawaja made $80,000 profit after selling his ‘palatial Queenslander’ in Windsor, Brisbane. So, his net worth is assumed to be over a million. But what’s the figure of Usman Khawaja net worth?
Unfortunately, Khawaja’s net worth is still under review.
Age, Family, Height, Nationality
Usman Tariq Khawaja was born in 1986 in Islamabad, Pakistan. He celebrates his birthday on 18th December that makes his current age 31. Moreover, his birth sign is Sagittarius. He is Australian by nationality.
Khawaja moved to Australia at a very young age. He was born to his parents – Tariq and Fozia. Later on, he and his family migrated from Pakistan to New South Wales.
Khawaja attended University of New South Wales to study Bachelors in Aviation and qualified with a Bachelor’s Degree.
Moreover, Khawaja has a towering height of 5 feet 9 inches. He is of Islam ethnic group.