Shakib Al Hasan is widely regarded as one of the most talented cricketers of the history of Bangladesh cricket. He is a true all-rounder who is respected by senior cricketers from around the world. After debuting in the international cricket in 2006, Shakib has never looked back. The success of Bangladesh cricket on the field depends on the performance of Shakib Al Hasan.
Shakib Al Hasan has always been famous among young Bangladeshi girls. It is because of his staggering performances on the cricket filed as well as his wonderful physique, good look and behavior, among others. However, he secretly married a Bangladeshi American girl on 12th December, 2012 in Dhaka.
Wife of Shakib Al Hasan
Umme Ahmed Shishir is the wife of Shakib Al Hasan. Umme is originally from Narayanganj. Her parents along with their six children (five sons and one daughter) were migrated to the United States when Umme was studying in class IV. Since then she stayed there. However, her parents have deep links with Bangladesh and hence Umme was updated with the happenings going around in her native country. Naturally, she became a fan of Shakib Al Hasan just like millions of Bangladeshi teenage girls. She was dreaming of meeting him.
|Shakib Al Hasan with wife Umme|
The meeting between Umme and Shakib happened in 2010 in England. At that time, Shakib was playing for Warcestershire in the county cricket. Umme was also in London at that time. She was aware of the presence of Shakib Al Hasan in the same city. It was not tough to contact Shakib in London. She tried and got a chance to have a dinner with him. They talked and friendship developed. They found lots of similarities between them. Then it was a matter of time when Shakib and Umme started to date.
It is said that Shakib had first proposed Umme for marriage. She talked with her parents regarding this proposal, and they had no problem whatsoever. They meticulously planned about marriage. Umme's parents wanted them to marry in the USA. However, Shakib was adamant to get married only in Bangladesh. After little discussion, it was decided to complete the ceremony in Dhaka (at Ruposhi Bangla Hotel), but without making lots of news.
|Umme, Gorgeous wife of Shakib Al Hasan|
Shakib Al Hasan invited only Tamim Iqbal in this marriage. However, he threw a reception party for all of his Bangladesh teammates, family and friends.
Did you notice the date of the marriage? It is 12/12/12. Now, you can understand why the couple took almost one year to get married after it was finalized by their family. Actually, both of them had planned about this memorable day and for that they delayed the marriage for one year.