Young wicket keeper batsman from Kerala Mohammed Azharuddeen hogged the limelight when he smoked a 37 ball century in the Syed Mushtaq Ali T20 tournament recently against Mumbai.
Apart from his swashbuckling knock it was his name which is the same as former India captain Mohammad Azbharuddin that caught peoples attention, only the spelling different. The 26 year old Azharuddeen from Kerala Kasaragod town and is the youngest of the
Iam also Mohammad Azbharuddin
All the brothers are passionate about cricket and all of them harboured dreams of playing cricket professionally but his seven older brothers could only play up to club level. He is the only one in the family to reach state level.
His Journey was not easy. At a time when he was making his name in the junior circuit, he lost his mother and his father. It was one of his older brother Unais who helped him to chase his dream, he sacrificed everything to give Azharudden the wings to fly